Mount Isa children are still living with dangerously high levels of lead in their blood.

Atlas Iron has approved a takeover bid by billionaire Gina Rinehart.

The Northern Australian Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) will fund a $516 million solar/hydro project in far north Queensland.

Tony Abbott says he was misled by bureaucrats when he signed Australia up to the Paris climate agreement.

New reports say Adani’s plans to protect pristine desert springs will not work.

The coronial inquiry into the deaths of four people at Dreamworld gets underway this week.

BHP has announced a $3.9 billion project to develop the South Flank iron ore project in the Pilbara.

The NSW Government is spending $880 million to digitise the state’s train signal system.

A CFMEU official has been fined more than $50,000 after swearing at workers.

Australia’s trust in energy companies has hit a record low.

The Federal Government says it will help build undersea data cables for the Solomon Islands, thwarting a big Chinese firm’s plans.

Tony Abbott’s expert group on the health impacts of wind turbines has done very little.

Researchers are working to make fuel out of carbon dioxide pulled from the sky.

Australia's largest gas network operator APA has received a $13 billion takeover bid.

Concerns have been raised about a planned sand mine in the New South Wales Southern Highlands.

The Australia Institute says both Labor and Liberal pollution reduction targets for 2030 will not see ...

The Fair Work Commission says the “torturous” language of industrial awards needs to be improved.

Analysts say WA’s home building industry is stuck in a “deep and prolonged” downturn.

Queensland authorities have launched a social media campaign raising awareness of powerline safety.

The Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail is set to be updated.

Authorities want women to help fill a shortage in homegrown engineering skill.

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