Labor faces 'a litmus test' of its support of renewable energy after it emerged that a Shorten government would book $1 billion of the savings cut from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency by the Coalition.
Paul McGeough Did you hear the one about the President taking the mickey out of Donald Trump?
Steve Lillebuen In a race to beat a train, Craig Appleby was thrilled to reclaim the title - even though his competition turned up late to the start and finish line.
Nicole Hasham A close friend of a refugee who died after setting himself alight at Nauru has slammed the delay in specialist medical treatment, claiming the Turnbull Government is responsible for the man's death.
Josh Gordon, State Political Editor Barnaby Joyce is facing a political backlash in his rural seat of New England from horse owners, breeders and stud farmers crippled by one of the worst quarantine failures in recent history.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa It was a confronting image: nine middle-aged women with their feet planted in blocks of concrete staging a 36-hour protest outside the presidential palace in Jakarta.
PHOTOS, VIDEO | Reader images from Saturday night's thunderstorm.
James Massola, Nicole Hasham, Josh Gordon Education funding is shaping up as a key election issue, with Treasurer Scott Morrison says the federal government's promise of an extra $1.2 billion for schools is "real money" that will be paid for by savings in other areas.
Andrew Taylor Senior arts industry figures fear that Tuesday's federal budget may bring even worse news for a sector in desperate need of support.