Clive Palmer, the retiring federal MP and chief spender of other people’s money, is suing the administrators of his Queensland Nickel refinery in Townsville for $1.2 billion.

The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) says a seventh Queensland coal worker has been diagnosed with black lung disease.

The Augusta Margaret River Shire says is moving forward with plans to establish a hybrid wind farm to support local industries.

Mike Baird has unveiled new council boundaries across Sydney and NSW.

Perth Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi is continuing to defy criticism over her treatment of gifts and travel arrangements.

All tiers of Australian government will have to respond to the rise of driverless cars, experts say.

The VLGA has slammed the Victorian Government's appointment for Administrator of Geelong Council.

The New South Wales Government will refund 10 cents for cans and containers under a new recycling scheme.

The final report from South Australia's Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission has been released.

Save the Children has released a new report revealing Australia’s luckiest and toughest places to be a mum.

Residents have expressed the anger of many rural communities over plans for a nuclear waste dump.

Uber has set up a Public Policy Advisory Board to help it navigate the challenges and controversy of its global expansion.

Councils have welcomed new money revealed in this week’s Budget, but they are still being ignored on key fronts.

The Federal Government says it will need councils to help it deliver the Smart Policy pillar of its Smart Cities Plan.

The Federal Government has made a $594 million budget commitment to an inland rail network running from Brisbane to Melbourne.

WaterNSW has have chosen a site for bores that could soon supply the far west NSW city of Broken Hill.

Anti-CSG arguments were stoked by recent footage of a river on fire, but experts say the video is not all as it seems.

Moves have been made toward ending the uranium industry in Kakadu.

This week has seen the start of what could be a landmark climate change case in Australia.

Australia’s water industry was not missed in this week’s budget announcement.

A German town is installing traffic lights on the ground to protect mobile phone users.

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