On Thursday afternoon, Brian Ross Martin was announced as the man who would lead the Royal Commission into juvenile justice in the Northern Territory.
Damien Murphy Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to be moved to a former immigration centre used for illegal boat arrivals.
Mark Kenny, Michael Koziol A culture of racism, brutality, and official cover-up in the Northern Territory's discredited juvenile justice system will be centrally examined by a royal commission formally established on Thursday by the federal government.
Nicole Hasham Ming Long is the first to admit she is not an extrovert. But to climb the corporate ladder, the senior business executive of Chinese-Malaysian descent was forced to behave otherwise.
Tom McIlroy Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will personally decide whether Australia should officially nominate Kevin Rudd to become United Nations secretary-general with an announcement expected on Friday.
Michael Koziol, Political reporter The role of racism, and the adequacy of the Northern Territory government's response to reports into its juvenile justice system, will be examined by a royal commission formally established on Thursday.
Mark Kenny Malcolm Turnbull's new Environment and Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg has signalled a declining role for coal in Australia's energy mix in the future, in a marked change from the aggressively pro-coal stance of the Abbott government.
Matthew Knott Kim Carr has been the ultimate survivor, but when a group of the Labor Party's most senior figures turned on him, most thought his Labor career was over.
Fergus Hunter Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has fuelled speculation cabinet will block Kevin Rudd's bid for the the UN's top job, rejecting Foreign Minister Julie Bishop's central argument in favour of the nomination.
Matthew Knott ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie says she wants the ABC to strive harder to appeal to all Australians, not just to young children and older audience members, and ensure is not affected "unconscious bias".
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