Anti-Islam figures and far-right trolls are pushing conspiracies that Australia's bushfires are the work of Islamic terrorists.
The death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi won't deliver 'Saddam spider hole' buzz for American audiences — but it's a hell of a callback.
Good morning, early birds. The government has revealed details about its 'first-in, best-dressed' first home buyers mortgage scheme, and the US announces the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Good morning, early birds. Fallout from the Sydney council 'forged' document scandal grows, and UK police continue their investigation into 39 migrants found dead in a truck container. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Good morning, early birds. The government is being pressured to come up with a new working drought plan, and Boris Johnson's Brexit deal takes one step forward and two steps back. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Crikey readers discuss the government's agricultural agenda, stranded ISIS families and the economic mire.
'The guest house was something between a hostel and a reality TV show, the days bleeding into one another in a tedium of sameness.'
The Australian government has for years tried to delay or block Australian citizens from returning from overseas war zones. Crikey looks at the legal hurdles still standing in the way.
Good morning, early birds. Opposition leader Bill Shorten has promised a huge investment in Medicare and cancer screenings under a Labor government, and family members lobby to have stranded Australian ISIS orphans brought home. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.