Malcolm Turnbull to meet Donald Trump next week

OPINION & ANALYSIS: Turnbull, who has had talks with senior administration figures in the past few days, is anxious to get a first-hand feel for Trump.

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Theresa May to take UK to the polls again in snap election surprise

The British prime minister announced on Tuesday that she intends to take the United Kingdom to a general election on 8 June, three years early.

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Attacking North Korea: surely Donald Trump couldn’t be that foolish

OPINION & ANALYSIS: The threat posed by a nuclear North Korea has been exaggerated through intellectually lazy analysis based on assumptions of the Kim regime’s irrationality.

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The one where ‘the front fell off': Remembering the great John Clarke [WATCH]

VIDEO: In honour of satirist John Clarke, who passed away on Sunday, one of our favourite Clarke & Dawe moments.

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Trump “acted on behalf of us all” in attacking Syria, says Tony Abbott

Former PM says Syria conflict is “baddies versus worsies” and US attack is justified.

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US missile attack on Syria fully supported by Australia, says PM

Malcolm Turnbull says Australia stands in full support of the US missile strike on a Syrian airfield from where it is believed a chemical weapons attack was launched, while calling for the country’s civil war to be brought to an end.

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Pauline Hanson pranked: “Say, I’m a racist” [WATCH]

VIDEO: One Nation leader Pauline Hanson thought she was getting in on a selfie with an adoring supporter. She was wrong…

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Australia disagrees but Turnbull dithers as Abbott sools Dutton’s homophobia

OPINION: Egged on by Abbott et al, Dutton leads the charge against marriage equality while PM Turnbull just looks on, writes TESS LAWRENCE.

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As Brexit begins, Australia mustn’t get caught up in Britain’s post-imperial fantasies

OPINION & ANALYSIS: Today Britain serves the EU official notice that it is leaving. For Australia, Brexit is the diplomatic equivalent of moving into a shared house with a divorcing couple.

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Australia stands firm with UK in face of terror, says PM following London attack

“We will never let them intimidate us or challenge our democratic way of life,” says Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

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Banning foreign political donations won’t fix all that ails our system

ANALYSIS & OPINION: A federal parliamentary committee has recommended foreign citizens and entities be banned from making political donations.

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Western Australians in London urged to make their vote count in tight state election race

The Western Australia state election is set to be close, with Pauline Hanson’s One Nation potentially taking the balance of power in the upper house. WA overseas voters are being encouraged to have their say.

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The bureaucratic ‘slut shaming’ of veterans and Centrelink victims

OPINION: The shaming of veterans and Centrelink debt victims must stop before there is further injury, writes TESS LAWRENCE.

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Malcolm Turnbull rounds on Pauline Hanson

ANALYSIS: The prime minister calls out One Nation’s Pauline Hanson over her stance on vaccination and praise for Russian leader Vladimir Putin.

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John Pilger says nuclear war between United States and China no longer unthinkable

Maverick Aussie filmmaker urges the other superpower – ordinary people – to speak out before it’s too late in latest documentary, The Coming War on China.

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