Facebook friends, vaccine hiccups and a defection: the fortnight that was in Canberra – in pictures

One tumultuous two-week sitting of parliament, alleged sexual assaults, four inquiries into workplace culture, one former PM unloads, one defection from the Liberal party, one vaccine rollout, two overdoses, one…

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Australian politicians 'frightened' of 'Murdoch media beast’, says Kevin Rudd – video

The former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd has declared that Australian politicians are frightened of Rupert Murdoch. Speaking under parliamentary privilege at Parliament House in Canberra, Rudd said the ‘Murdoch…

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Former Australian PM Lambasts Media Law for ‘Entrenching’ Murdoch Empire

Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd claims impending media bargaining laws will entrench the power of Rupert Murdoch's news empire. Rudd said Australian media was undergoing a “Fox News-isation” and was breeding…

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Kevin Rudd says Australian politicians ‘frightened’ of ‘Murdoch media beast’ in Senate inquiry

Former PM says his fear of the Murdoch empire persisted during his time in office and only subsided after he leftThe former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd has declared that…

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