Christopher Pyne has been shifted to a new role in the Defence portfolio.
Abbott's buddies want him returned to the frontbench.
It was a long, looong nine weeks.
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An unnamed MP said the PM would kneel 'at the conservative altar.'
Labor says we'll be back to the polls within the year.
There's nothing like a sore loser.
The Islamic cleric left the country on Tuesday.
'We have done what the Australian government has asked of us.'
The simple truth is that the bipartisan race to deter and deny ‘irregular’ humanitarian migration has produced punitive policies that destroy lives and actively impede the integration and social acceptance of refugees in Australia. Our policies are costly indeed, in both fiscal and human terms -- and for all refugees.
Exclusive: Labor Party dominates online discussion.
We don’t have a “refugee problem”. We have a problem with inequality and disenfranchisement. We have a problem with social integration, with people genuinely feeling that our society and politics shuts them out, fails to value them.
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I feel like Australia is my home and my country. But comments like those made by Peter Dutton and George Christensen shake that belief profoundly. They expose the underbelly of Australian politics and the biases that are actually at play when Parliament is making policy.
Karl Stefanovic titles comments 'unAustralian'.
A Goulburn Valley fruit farmer who arrived from Nauru as an illiterate refugee and now employs dozens of labourers has defended the work ethic of refugees and their contribution to Au
'They won't be numerate or literate in their own language, let alone English.'
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Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has defended the quality of hospital medical services for pregnant women in asylum seeker detention on Nauru. His comments come as a Somali refugee remains in a Brisb...
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The Member for Dawson said Syrian refugees will not be resettled in his rural Queensland electorate.
A Federal Court Justice has ordered Immigration Minister Peter Dutton not to seek an abortion in Papua New Guinea for a young refugee raped on Nauru. According to the Federal Court, the African refuge...
The office of under-fire immigration minister Peter Dutton is reportedly unhappy with an off-the-cuff, pre-press conference photograph that makes him look, well, creepy. Dutton was photographed by Syd...
It's election season in Australia, and with that comes a set of tried and true traditions -- candidates kissing babies and shaking hands in shopping centres, election day sausage sizzles, and immigrat...
UPDATE 2.20PM: The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has confirmed Iranian refugee who set himself on fire on Nauru on Wednesday has died. "A 23-year-old Iranian man who set himself on f...
A medical aircraft to treat and transport an Iranian refugee on Nauru who set himself alight did not arrive until 24 hours after the incident, refugee advocates claim. A 23-year-old man named Omid sel...
It is the great lie on which John Howard, Philip Ruddock, Tony Abbott, Scott Morrison and Peter Dutton have built their political popularity. But it is still a lie.
The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Peter O’Neill, has announced the Manus Regional Processing Centre will close after his country's Supreme Court ruled the centre was illegal and unconstitutional...
WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES BELOW A 23-year-old Iranian refugee on Nauru set himself on fire during a protest on Wednesday, as representatives of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees visited...
Lawyers say they will ask the Papua New Guinea Supreme Court to rule on sending asylum seekers held on Manus Island back to Australia, after the centre was declared unconstitutional in a surprise deci...
Refugee advocates have slammed a leaked cabinet document proposing tougher migration policies and closer monitoring of refugees. The sensitive draft document cites the recent attacks in Paris and unre...
CANBERRA -- The fledgling 2016, so far, has been a bit of a throwback. Leaving aside all allowances for the “silly season,” it should be hard to believe we are arguing over the right of women (AKA b...
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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has ruled out chasing down who leaked a photo of the public servant at the centre of the Jamie Briggs saga, but condemned the former minister who initially distributed...
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She's the shadowy superhero who shows women are intelligent, tough and seriously strong, and now Marvel character Jessica Jones is using her fans to defend an Australian journalist. The fictional char...
Immigration minister Peter Dutton has been left red-faced after he referred to a journalist as a "witch" then accidentally sent the missive to the journalist herself. On Sunday night, the minister con...