Josh Butler

10 daily Senior News Reporter

Politics

Politics

Federal Minister Resigns After 'Sugar Daddy' Allegations

2 min read

Explosive allegations made in a gossip magazine have led to a federal assistant minister stepping down.

Views

Views

Rich Parents Shouldn't Be A Pre-Requisite To Buying A House

4 min read

'Give up avocado toast. Spend less money on beer. Mooch off your rich parents'.

Politics

Politics

Fraser Anning Dishes On Katter, Final Solution 'Nonsense', And His New Party

7 min read

The door to Fraser Anning’s office in Parliament House has two nods to the party-hopping senator’s short but incendiary political history.

Politics

Politics

Refugee, Adani Protesters Storm Stage During Bill Shorten Speech

2 min read

Protesters railing against Labor policy on refugees and the environment have stormed the stage during Bill Shorten's keynote address to the ALP national conference.

Crime

Crime

Here's Why We Can't Report On That Story You Want To Read

4 min read

You might have heard of very high-profile court proceedings occurring in Australia recently.

Politics

Politics

How Canberra Chaos Inspired The 'Word Of The Year'

4 min read

Knifings, sackings, backroom coups and a heap of belly-gazing -- the drama in federal politics has taken out a dubious honour.

News

News

'Zombie Storm', Massive Rainfall Set To Hit Australia

1 min read

Australia is set to be smashed by 'the biggest weather event of the year', part of a so-called 'zombie storm' to hit the southern parts of the country.

Exclusive

Exclusive

Barnaby Joyce's Secret Plan To Turn Craig Kelly Into A National

3 min read

Craig Kelly could have defected from the Liberals to the Nationals, under a secret plan cooked up by Barnaby Joyce to save the controversial MP from losing his seat.

10 Yearly

10 Yearly

Au Pairs, Bonk Bans... The A-Z Of A Brutal Year In Oz Politics

7 min read

Every year we think things can't get any odder in that strange house on the hill in Canberra, but every year our federal representatives seem to outdo themselves.

News

News

An Investigation: Is It A Jatz Or A Jat?

3 min read

We only ask the BIG and important questions around here, and it's one that has plagued us for a while.

Politics

Politics

Labor MP Emma Husar Launches Defamation Against BuzzFeed

1 min read

Embattled Labor MP Emma Husar said she will launch defamation proceedings against website BuzzFeed and one of its journalists after a series of stories that alleged she had acted inappropriately towards staff and colleagues.

National

National

Archbishop's Concealing Child Abuse Conviction Quashed

1 min read

The conviction of Catholic archbishop Philip Wilson for concealing child sex abuse in the church has been quashed by a Newcastle court.