Judith Ireland is a national political reporter, The Pulse blogger and a columnist for The Canberra Times.
Stephanie Peatling and Judith Ireland Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has detailed a $254 million funding cut to the ABC in a move that could result in job losses and the closure of foreign bureaux.
Judith Ireland You got the sense there was something about Narendra Modi when world leaders had their official handshakes with Tony Abbott at the G20 summit.
Judith Ireland Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a master communicator and his warm messages were received positively in Australia.
Judith Ireland Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Canberra to address Federal Parliament.
Judith Ireland G20 is dusted and done but world leaders are still in Australia. Angela Merkel and Narendra Modi are in Sydney and Xi Jinping is in Canberra, where he will address Parliament.
Judith Ireland He is credited as being one of the key figures involved in turning the G20 into a leaders-level summit in 2008.
Judith Ireland What does Kim Kardashian's derriere have in common with the G20?
Stephanie Peatling and Judith Ireland Good morning and welcome to our live coverage of one of the biggest events on the political circuit - the G20.
Judith Ireland Holly Ransom runs her own consultancy firm teaching people about public speaking, so addressing a room full of strangers is not usually a problem.
Judith Ireland Campaigns against Australian companies that make halal products are "little more than anti-Islamic bullying", according to Race Discrimination Commissioner Tim Soutphommasane.
Judith Ireland The man who was once hailed as the world's best finance minister has called on the G20 to put climate change back at the core of its agenda, arguing Australia is using its privileged position as...
Judith Ireland, Tom Allard Inequality has grown significantly among G20 nations in the past year, with the richest 1 per cent of people enjoying an extraordinary $US6.
Judith Ireland Some people get up in the morning and check their phones and emails. Others have a bowl of muesli. For Julie Bishop, it begins with a run.
Judith Ireland Social Services Minister Kevin Andrews has backed a British government move to ensure all its policies support stable family life, even joking that its Work and Pensions Secretary got the idea from...
Judith Ireland Australians' natural suspicious of grandiose talk may have cost us a wealth of such speeches as we revelled in this week.
Judith Ireland Academics and childcare experts have rejected a report by a free market think tank that found there is little evidence that improving the quality of childcare will create improved outcomes for...
Judith Ireland A Northern Territory Coalition MP has launched an extraordinary attack on Kevin Andrews' pro-marriage stance, labelling the federal Social Services Minister "pooncy" and "pasty faced" and suggesting...
Judith Ireland Money spent on a program to improve childcare for all children would have more impact if it went to helping disadvantaged children only, a report says.
Judith Ireland Kevin Andrews wants to change the way social policy is delivered in Australia. The challenge will be in the detail.
Judith Ireland Kevin Andrews wants his department to develop a framework to embed early intervention and prevention into Social Services' policies and program.