Gillian Triggs has unloaded on the Turnbull government, accusing it of abusing executive power and manipulating the truth.
Fergus Hunter Australia's peak legal body has criticised the government's proposed citizenship crackdown, arguing some elements of the package are unnecessary, threaten the nation's social cohesion and hand the immigration minister a concerning amount of power.
Noel Towell Sacking could have serious consequences for CSIRO research effort, says Labor
James Massola Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has painted a doomsday scenario of Australia under a Bill Shorten government.
Michael Koziol, Legal affairs correspondent The Australian Electoral Commission said 54,545 new voters had joined the roll as of Tuesday night.
Stephanie Peatling The head of Australia's peak medical group says there is no evidence to suggest a Turnbull government plan to drug test welfare recipients will work.
Michael Koziol, Legal affairs correspondent Robert Nay may be facing cancer in a hospital bed but it's the same-sex plebiscite that is on his mind.
James Massola Barnaby Joyce's greatest political rival is seeking to join the High Court fight over the Deputy Prime Minister's eligibility for Parliament.
Michaela Whitbourn The federal government has told the High Court it may seek security for its legal costs as Labor challenges Nationals MP David Gillespie's eligibility to sit in federal parliament.
David Wroe, national security correspondent Defence Minister Marise Payne has not ruled out returning to a combat role as part of a renewed strategy to beat back the resurgent Taliban.
NSW RFS announce the Mid Coast region will commence the bush fire danger period early
The NSW Government is offering to invest in new and existing sports infrastructure
Jason English and James Saunders rank first and fifth in the of the PBM Hardrock six hour mountain ...
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