Innovation minister forced to defend job spending.
Amy Remeikis is Queensland political editor for brisbanetimes.com.au.
Queensland needs to join trials to help stop new HIV transmissions in the next four years, the state's AIDS Council has urged, with New South Wales and Victoria both embarking on PrEP trials.
Queensland's health authorities are undertaking research to determine if any other species of mosquito can spread the devastating Zika virus, as the state prepares for its potential spread onto its tropical shores.
"We have hay, we have a truck," a fourth-generation farmer thought. Years later, he has plenty more, as part of a massive convoy helping Qld's drought-hit farmers.
The former head of the Queensland Australian Medical Association has advocated for a return of the death penalty.
Queensland children with severe epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients will have access to medical marijuana from next year.
The cohort of Queensland doctors known as the 'Pineapple group' has claimed victory, with doctors voting to accept Labor's pay offer.
Eight children murdered in their home were found by their brother.