The Abbott government has decided to make cabinet documents from the former government available to the Royal Commission into the abandoned home insulation scheme in an unprecedented move that could provoke a legal challenge.
The NSW government has moved to fast-track a giant new coal seam gas-drilling project, to be operated by Santos in the Pilliga woodland, near Narrabri in the state's north-west.
Federal government should look at more promising policies that will save money and improve people's health, AMA says.
Schapelle Corby's sister Mercedes and brother-in-law Wayan Widyartha have travelled to Jakarta to plead with Indonesia's Justice Minister to be allowed to do a paid interview but once again they have been rebuffed.
We’re writing this letter in response to the meeting with the parole officer on Friday 14 February, 2014, about your attitude to an interview request to Schapelle Corby by Australian TV.
The wife of prominent broadcaster Ray Hadley has withdrawn her apprehended violence order application against her husband 24 hours after she first went to police.
Dumped Abbott government health adviser Alastair Furnival lobbied the Tasmanian government directly through 2012 to secure taxpayer funds for the chocolate maker Cadbury.
Manus Island's police chief has blasted the Abbott government's running of the immigration detention camp on the island, suggesting the recent fatal violence could have been avoided.
A minimum $6 fee to see a GP would lead more patients to seek treatment in overcrowded emergency departments including those with conditions that had deteriorated because of deferred care, doctors say.
A statewide byelection in Western Australia looms as a referendum on the Abbott government's first six months, with Labor set to hammer growing fears of changes to Medicare and the introduction of a GP co-payment requirement on patients.
Two people accused of bludgeoning Rodney Willis to death in his home at The Rock allegedly stole $30,000 ...