Is Labor’s pledge to provide free specialist consultations to cancer patients feasible?

Labor is defending its multi-billion-dollar pledge to provide free consultations to cancer patients after criticisms about how much it will help with patients' costs, with the Coalition slamming it as an "irresponsible hoax".

Second ruling against Bayer raises concerns for Australia’s farmers

A Federal Court ruling in the United States in favour of a man suffering from cancer has turned the spotlight again to one of the most commonly used global chemicals.