The federal government has rejected a Senate committee recommendation patients be given another year to opt out of My Health Record.

PM bulletin 19 October

The federal government braces for the result from the Wentworth by-election, a local council in Sydney announces a trial of free childcare for asylum-seeker and...
The United States has already moved its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and has now announced it's downgrading its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians,...

Midday bulletin 19 October

Candidates in the Wentworth by-election enter their final day of campaigning, SBS announces its new Managing Director and Wanderers coach Markus Babbel defends...
The Federal Government was forced to admit an embarrassing error this week after it endorsed a motion saying it is okay to be white.

Weekend Sport Preview

A-League football begins this weekend with a host of new faces and big-name marquee players.
Abortion is no longer classified as a crime in Queensland after parliament voted to join the majority of Australian states to make terminating a pregnancy a...

AM Bulletin 19 October

The United States gives Saudi Arabia more time to investigate the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi; The Australian Federal Police investigate the...

Vandals desecrate Hindu temple

A Hindu community group is appealing for funds to repair its temple damaged by vandals.
Survivors of child sexual abuse are expected to pack Parliament House next week to hear the Prime Minister issue a national apology.

PM bulletin 18 October

Australia's unemployment rate drops to 5 per cent; Anglicare Australia calls for urgent reform of unemployment services and West Coast veteran Mark LeCras...
The outcome of this weekend's Wentworth by-election could create further turmoil in Canberra warns former PM John Howard.
Michael McCormack has been forced to fend off questions about his leadership of the National Party only months after taking on the top job.
Season 11 of W-League football kicks off in the coming week, and the league's biggest star has a dream: a marquee player for every team.

Midday bulletin 18 October

Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack says he has the support of the Nationals party room amid speculation of a leadership challenge; multiple asylum seeker...
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