Judith Ireland

Judith Ireland

Judith Ireland is an online political reporter for The National Times, and a columnist for The Canberra Times.

Carr's brekkie delivers best line on Abbott

Judith Ireland Robert John Carr has been many things in his 64 years.

Time suddenly on Abbott's side

Judith Ireland Has Christopher Pyne taken up painting by numbers? Is Tony Abbott now having midday spa treatments? Perhaps Julie Bishop is enjoying 12-course lunches with matched wines and petit fours and Warren...

Not a good look when the party turns bad

Judith Ireland How is it that federal politics has turned into one of those dinner parties?

Angry little Vegemite's prima donna effort

Judith Ireland For almost 18 months, Kevin Rudd has grinned that mile-wide grin of his and borne it.

Rudd stays aloof from all this monkey business

Foreign Affairs Minister Kevin Rudd.

Judith Ireland The law of rock concerts and kids' birthday parties states that as soon as a few individuals start going off, everyone else will follow.