Karen Barlow, Canberra Times

Karen Barlow

Canberra Times

Canberra, ACT, Australia

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Recent:
  • Canberra Times
Past:
  • The Land
  • FarmOnline
  • HuffPost Australia

Recent articles by Karen:

ACT records 1316 new COVID cases and two deaths

There were 1316 new Canberra COVID cases reported on Sunday amid Australia's Omicron wave. → Read More

Novak Djokovic's visa cancelled by Immigration Minister Alex Hawke

The 34-year-old Serbian superstar, who is chasing a record 21st grand slam title, is expected to appeal the decision. → Read More

So long, Federal Parliament and thanks for all the chaos

If the last fortnight is anything to go by, voters are in for a particularly torrid and grubby election in 2022. → Read More

Kate Jenkins review finds one in three workers in Parliament House have experienced sexual harassment

The Kate Jenkins review finds Parliament House has a toxic workplace culture. → Read More

Jenkins review finds one in three workers in Parliament House have experienced sexual harassment

The Kate Jenkins review finds Parliament House has a toxic workplace culture. → Read More

The PR campaign cranks up for Peter Dutton

Senior Liberals are positioning ahead of the next federal election → Read More

Andrew Wallace replaces Tony Smith as new Speaker of the House of Representatives

Queensland LNP MP Andrew Wallace has been elected as the next Speaker of the House of Representatives - and as is tradition, dragged to the Speaker's chair - replacing the outgoing Tony Smith. → Read More

Angus Taylor refuses to detail net zero by 2050 cost to taxpayers

The government insists taxpayers "won't pay anything" in new taxes over the course of its net zero by 2050 plan. → Read More

Canberra records seven new COVID cases, nine people in hospital

There are 210 active cases of COVID-19 in the territory. → Read More

Scott Morrison warned it could get 'ugly' if the Nationals are ignored over net zero

Bridget McKenzie and Matt Canavan have warned "it will be ugly" if Mr Morrison adopts a net zero target without the Nationals' approval. → Read More

Labor's Catherine King says Building Better Regions Fund grants a scandal as Nationals' Anne Webster reveals colour coding for government MPs

Colour-coded lists were used by government MPs in a controversial $1.38 billion million regional grants program → Read More

Prime Minister Scott Morrison announces international travel will resume in November

Fully-vaccinated Australians will be able to travel to and from overseas from November. → Read More

Scott Morrison announces ministerial reshuffle, promotes key allies Ben Morton, Alex Hawke

The ministerial reshuffle has been necessitated by the resignation of Christian Porter earlier this month. → Read More

Scott Morrison announces ministerial reshuffle, promotes key allies Ben Morton, Alex Hawke

The ministerial reshuffle has been necessitated by the resignation of Christian Porter earlier this month. → Read More

Scott Morrison announces ministerial reshuffle, promotes key allies Ben Morton, Alex Hawke

The ministerial reshuffle has been necessitated by the resignation of Christian Porter earlier this month. → Read More

Australia last on Global Institute for Women's Leadership list for gender pay gap reporting

Australia has been ranked equal last in a scorecard on the gender pay gap reporting across six countries. → Read More

Experts praise ACT COVID response as Barr lashes 'vicious' public debate

Case numbers are still in double digits but the ACT has this outbreak under control, experts say. → Read More

Malcolm Turnbull accuses Scott Morrison of double-crossing the French with AUKUS subs deal

The former Liberal prime minister also refused to say whether he would vote for the Liberal Party at the next election. → Read More

Independent and above the line, Kim for Canberra has the numbers for Senate run

Kim Rubenstein has secured the new target of 1500 members needed to register as an Australian political party. → Read More

FOI emails question Morrison government speed in Australia's Pfizer vaccine deal

Health Minister Greg Hunt has again been forced to deny the government was slow to act on COVID vaccination procurement. → Read More