Philip Dorling Bob Carr might have been Foreign Affairs Minister for only 12 months but he started talking to US diplomats about internal Labor politics nearly 40 years ago.
Tony Wright Australia's political leaders were effusive in their praise for the late British prime minister Margaret Thatcher but the veteran television journalist George Negus recalled her as being ''as scary...
Rick Feneley QANTAS has denied a claim by the former prime minister Malcolm Fraser that it tried to block attempts to save two Australians under house arrest in Dubai because it feared for its commercial...
Rick Feneley Qantas has denied a claim by former prime minister Malcolm Fraser that it tried to block attempts to save two Australians under house arrest in Dubai because it feared for its commercial relationship...
Denise Gadd If formerUS political luminaries Bill and Hillary Clinton opened their garden to the public, there would be more Secret Service personnel than visitors.
James Button's tale of being a PM's words man is also a memoir of his famous father.
Karl Quinn IF RUPERT MURDOCH rules his vast media empire with a firm hand, it is perhaps because he learnt from the best.
Karl Quinn If Rupert Murdoch rules his vast media empire with a firm hand, it is perhaps because he learnt from the best.
Daniel Flitton Forty years ago this month, Prime Minister Gough Whitlam made the controversial decision to recognise China's communist government. Has the relationship prospered?
Adrian Lowe Prime ministers and premiers past and present have paid tribute to Dame Elisabeth Murdoch's generosity and kind nature after she died on Wednesday, aged 103.
Rory Callinan, Josephine Tovey MORE than 70 per cent of the Brothers from the St John of God order are suspected child abusers and the Catholic Archbishop of Sydney should immediately shut it down, says a psychologist who was...
Josephine Tovey Former prime minister Malcolm Fraser has joined independent MP Tony Windsor and Senator Nick Xenophon in calling for a national royal commission on sexual abuse by religious groups and other...
Chris Johnson Former Liberal prime minister Malcolm Fraser has hit out at the party he once led, saying it has strayed too far to the right and has lost the vision of founder Robert Menzies.
AFTER the dismissal, Labor faced an unexpected third election in as many years, with a campaign to run and no money to run it.
Philip Dorling THE US-Australian joint defence installations were almost certainly Russian nuclear targets during the Cold War.
Farah Farouque Asylum seekers arriving by boat will again be locked up in detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea after deadlock-breaking legislation passed both houses of parliament.
Philip Dorling More than three decades after it was written, the Australian government has finally declassified its most secret study of the potential impact on Australia of a nuclear war between the United States...
Michael Short Stepping off the career treadmill and embracing a life less harried need not be as hard as some fear.
Adele Ferguson Gina Rinehart's emergence as a political force and serious media player shows she is very much her father's daughter, Adele Ferguson writes
Adele Ferguson Having spent many years keeping herself out of the headlines, Gina Rinehart is now taking to the media with gusto.