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The government inquiry into insurers’ response to flooding will examine everything from claim delays, affordability of insurance premiums and prevention.

‘Perfect storm’: Soaring insurance premiums, claim delays under microscope

Assistant Treasurer Stephen Jones is worried the increase in premiums, combined with a rise in complaints, will result in people opting out of insurance.

  • by Rachel Clun

Opinion & Perspectives

Trains are the future for global cities. Let’s not go off the rails, Sydney

A commitment to modern rail networks is critical to building safer, low-carbon cities.

Caroline Wilkie

To defend Australia, we must create a national citizens’ militia

If the Australian government is serious about the dire warning from the Defence Strategic Review, it should embrace a training program where civilians can defend our country should the need arise.

Anthony Bergin
Anthony Bergin

Senior fellow at Strategic Analysis Australia

Minns acted swiftly, but premier’s first ministerial casualty has come all too quickly

Just four months in and Labor has suffered its first ministerial sacking over the smelly combination of property interests and improper disclosure.

Michael Koziol
Michael Koziol

Sydney editor

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ACT Director of Public Prosecutions Shane Drumgold said he complained to the territory’s head of police about investigators liaising with Lehrmann’s defence team.

Damning findings against Shane Drumgold in Lehrmann inquiry

ACT top prosecutor Shane Drumgold, SC, lied to the Supreme Court in the lead-up to the rape trial of former Coalition staffer Bruce Lehrmann, a report into the handling of the high-profile case has found.

  • by Angus Thompson
The government inquiry into insurers’ response to flooding will examine everything from claim delays, affordability of insurance premiums and prevention.

‘Perfect storm’: Soaring insurance premiums, claim delays under microscope

Assistant Treasurer Stephen Jones is worried the increase in premiums, combined with a rise in complaints, will result in people opting out of insurance.

  • by Rachel Clun

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