Statecraft takes the biscuit
Opinion
Column 8

Statecraft takes the biscuit

And Nabiac gets ready to rock.

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A $50k bonus,cheap uni,extra healthcare:the 4400 navy jobs no one wants
Opinion
Jobs

A $50k bonus,cheap uni,extra healthcare:the 4400 navy jobs no one wants

From submarines to aged care,the government and opposition have grand plans. But neither know where the workers will be found for them.

  • byShane Wright
Bad gateway! Naughty gateway!
Opinion
Column 8

Bad gateway! Naughty gateway!

Edgy behaviour from the edge server.

Why Iran’s latest attack should give Australia pause for thought on AUKUS

Why Iran’s latest attack should give Australia pause for thought on AUKUS

Australia is in the thick of the United States’ global alignment,and as a key ally,we will rise or fall by its tide.

  • byDavid Livingstone
Calibrating the carbon cycle
Opinion
Column 8

Calibrating the carbon cycle

Central Westies know there’s no planet B.

‘Safe pair of hands’ David Johnston the new Defence Force chief

‘Safe pair of hands’ David Johnston the new Defence Force chief

Johnston,a naval officer who has been the nation’s second most senior military figure since 2018,will replace long-serving Defence Force Chief Angus Campbell in July.

  • byMatthew Knott
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Can a two-year ‘placeholder’ reform the Australian Defence Force?
Analysis
Defence

Can a two-year ‘placeholder’ reform the Australian Defence Force?

The Albanese government has opted for continuity over change and safety over boldness in its choice of a new Defence Force chief.

  • byMatthew Knott
Japan is set to join AUKUS – it won’t be the last country to do so

Japan is set to join AUKUS – it won’t be the last country to do so

Japan is the world’s fourth-biggest economy,yet only the ninth-biggest defence spender. As China’s military build-up continues,that is beginning to change.

  • byPeter Hartcher
Trump will see nuclear subs as a ‘win-win’,US foreign policy guru predicts

Trump will see nuclear subs as a ‘win-win’,US foreign policy guru predicts

A former adviser to George W Bush says Kevin Rudd shouldn’t be too worried about Donald Trump either.

  • byMatthew Knott
US submarine construction up to three years behind schedule raises more questions over AUKUS pact

US submarine construction up to three years behind schedule raises more questions over AUKUS pact

State Department official Kurt Campbell says not only will Washington do whatever it takes to make AUKUS work,it will also expand it to other countries.

  • byFarrah Tomazin
Macron embraces Lula,and the memes poking fun at their ‘wedding’

Macron embraces Lula,and the memes poking fun at their ‘wedding’

Running through the forest,looking into each other’s eyes on a boat,and hugging a lot,the French and Brazilian leaders looked to be on a honeymoon.

  • byDavid Biller