SBS Chief Political Correspondent Brett Mason sits down with Hugh White, defence analyst and expert on strategic studies.
The government has announced a new House of Representative select committee to bring together stories from regional Australia with a view to boosting economic...
Around one million Australians could receive up to $800 more per year under changes to the federal government's income test for pensioners.
US President Donald Trump has blamed a teleprompter failure for a spectacular gaffe at his Independence Day speech.
Labor has conceded defeat on the Coalition's tax-cuts, vowing to review stage three of the $158-billion plan at the next election.
While there is still a long way to go to reach gender parity in the corridors of power, new female members are hoping to make a mark on the 46th parliament.
SBS News spoke to the two new Independent MPs who made history at the election, winning what were once safe Liberal seats.
Through a day of tradition and ceremony, the Coalition's multi-billion-dollar tax plan took centre stage.
The Coalition government's proposed $158 billion tax cuts legislation is set to dominate discussion when federal parliament resumes.
The ABC's managing director, Nine's chief executive and News Corp Australia's chairman show their concerns about having media freedom protected.
It's day one for Australia's newest federal members, 27 new faces in the House of Representatives arriving early this morning at Parliament House.
Family members and politicians have gathered at a state memorial to pay tribute to Labor icon Bob Hawke.
In a fiery on-air debate Anthony Albanese and Peter Dutton have clashed over the AFP raids on journalists.
Political leaders demand bank bosses pass on the full reduction.