The head of Queensland’s independent corruption watchdog is facing new calls to quit amid claims he’s been doing the government’s bidding.
Amy Remeikis The government has continued to support the acting head of the Crime and Misconduct Commission, despite calls for an independent judicial inquiry into whether he had misled a parliamentary committee.
Amy Remeikis The head of the parliamentary crime and misconduct committee has had to use time set down for private member's statements in order to report the committee's recommendations to parliament.
Amy Remeikis Just 18 months ago, independent MP Liz Cunningham was described as "a highly respected Member of Parliament with over 15 years experience", whose independence would be a boon to the Crime and...
Amy Remeikis The opposition has promised “fireworks” with the government set to pass its 252-page industrial relations bill next week, just six weeks after it was introduced.
Staff Reporters A Queensland judge has adjourned a hearing over comments the premier made about courts granting bail to bikies.
Tony Moore Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie has dismissed Tony Fitzgerald QC’s criticism of the Newman Government’s law reform process.
Tony Moore Campbell Newman says former premier Anna Bligh’s criticism of the Queensland judiciary for being out of touch, showed Labor was ’hypocritical’ in attacking his governments’ bikie and sex offenders...
Amy Remeikis Happy 18 month anniversary of the Newman government.
Amy Remeikis The Attorney-General has made the latest move in the battle of wills between the government and the unions.
Katherine Feeney Delhi got a four-lane flyway, expanded metro network, airport refurbishment and a suite of world-class stadiums when the Indian city hosted the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Amy Remeikis The solution premier Campbell Newman offered in response to the politician pay rise debacle was written off as too expensive by the most senior bureaucrat in his department almost one year ago.
Amy Remeikis Queensland Premier Campbell Newman's base salary now almost matches that of US President Barack Obama, following the pay rise the government awarded MPs last week.
Amy Remeikis Jeff Seeney "knew exactly" what awarding the 41 per cent pay rise meant for cabinet members' salaries and if he didn't, he is incompetent, Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk has claimed.
Amy Remeikis The state government is set to dispose of more than 200 properties in its social housing portfolio.
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Amy Remeikis It wasn't the biggest rally Parliament House has seen. It wasn't even the loudest.
Amy Remeikis Queensland Rail will no longer be classified as a government-owned corporation, giving the state government more control over its daily operations.
Amy Remeikis In what resembled more of a tweak than the hinted-at reshuffle, Premier Campbell Newman named his pick for a minister to replace scandal-prone Ros Bates and two assistant ministers to be added to his...