National News

Govt punishes council for Aust Day vote

The federal government has acted swiftly to punish a Melbourne council by removing its power to hold citizenship ceremonies after a controversial vote to stop referring to January 26 as Australia Day.

SA workers could miss building frigates

Leaked tender documents reveal Australian workers including those at Adelaide shipbuilder ASC could be shut out of the $35 billion defence force future frigates project, says Senator Nick Xenophon.