Benjamin Millar Former PM Bob Hawke has lived up to his larrikin image by dropping the F-bomb during a live broadcast marking the 30th anniversary of Australia II's 1983 America's Cup victory.
Stephanie Gardiner Former Prime Minister Bob Hawke is expected to be released from a Sydney hospital after being treated for pneumonia.
THE former prime minister Bob Hawke is reportedly being treated for pneumonia in St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Sydney.
Former prime minister Bob Hawke hits the campaign trail on behalf of the Labor party.
Michael Short During the past quarter of a century, many people throughout the world have been prepared to risk their lives to have the opportunity to approximate the lifestyle many Australians perhaps take for...
Michael Gordon Some honeymoon. The first post-election Herald-Nielsen Poll is a reality check for Coalition MPs who think the election was an emphatic vote for their people and policies.
Royce Millar and Ben Schneiders Proposed and seconded by the meeting chair and former Victorian union secretary Cesar Melhem, the resolution was passed ''unanimously'' by a ''show of hands''. Or so the minutes claim.
Peter Martin Aggressive cuts in interest rates, a dramatically lower dollar and wage freezes for the lowest paid are part of a radical manifesto being put forward by economist Ross Garnaut.
Peter Hartcher In the fourth part of a five-part investigation, Peter Harcher reveals that factors that led to the downfall of Australia's first female prime minister,
Mark Dapin Australian War Memorial director - and former Liberal Party leader - Brendan Nelson meets me for Saturday lunch at the Bendooley Bar and Grill, Berrima, a short drive from his home in Bowral.
Susan Wyndham If anyone is looking for a policy to liven up the election campaign, Bob Hawke has an idea: make Australia the repository of the world's nuclear waste.
Shane Green There is political strategy in the presentation of the Rudd family and Jessica Rudd is no bit player.
Peter Cai John Nguyen and Wesa Chau are in the race to become the first Asian-born member of the House of Representatives.
Tony Wright As Julia Gillard considers life after politics, prepares to move close to her mother and sister in Adelaide and sets out to write a book, she may find guidance in a study of predecessors' careers...
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Damien Murphy Hazel Hawke lived the life of an ordinary wife and mother in a postwar Australia that became so less and less ordinary that when the country came to say goodbye five prime ministers honoured her.
Tony Wright Somewhere high above the Great Australian Bight, the aft cabin of the Zoo Plane lost its collective bearings.
Hazel Hawke has been remembered as a woman of her times who was devoted to her children and husband but eventually found her own voice - only to have it snatched away by Alzheimer’s.
Damien Murphy Hazel Hawke's life as an ordinary wife and mother in a postwar Australia became so extraordinary that when the country came to say goodbye, five prime ministers honoured her.
Amy Remeikis JULIA GILLARD is expected to become a last-minute headliner of the Woodford Folk Festival on Sunday.