Businessman Clive Palmer succeeds in his bid to have a Supreme Court Judge recused from an upcoming trial related to the 2016 collapse of Queensland Nickel.
The Federal Government is preparing to ban US whistleblower Chelsea Manning from coming to Australia for a speaking tour.
A photographer accuses the former Nationals leader of threatening to punch him during an ugly verbal confrontation outside a Catholic church in Armidale.
Barnaby Joyce admits he knew when his partner Vikki Campion became pregnant in mid-2017 that he would lose his job as deputy prime minister. But he went on to fight a by-election without revealing his personal situation.
Federal Nationals backbencher Barnaby Joyce takes personal leave, effective immediately, with the National Party Whip approving his absence until August 13.
The Supreme Court has frozen Clive Palmer's assets at the behest of PPB Advisory, the Federal Government-appointed liquidator of Queensland Nickel, which collapsed in 2016 leaving 800 people out of work.