"Houses will always be incredibly expensive if you can see the Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Just accept that," says Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce.
Latika Bourke It's the global ranking Australians don't want.
James Massola Labor is preparing to fire a fresh salvo in the political fight over penalty rates, ahead of a long-awaited decision from the Fair Work Commission on whether to cut Sunday penalty rates.
Peter Martin The most widely cited figure in the robo-debt debate is wrong. The true number of mistakes is perhaps as high as 90 per cent.
David Wroe Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has acknowledged foreign agents may be trying to gather compromising material on individual Australian politicians through cyber attacks, while a Labor MP has said parliamentarians themselves are the "weakest link".
Michael Koziol A 31-year-old man detained at Australia's offshore processing centre on Manus Island has been charged with raping a young woman in the provincial centre of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea police said.
Mark Kenny Malcolm Turnbull has unleashed a ferocious attack on Bill Shorten, branding him "the greatest example of opposition gutlessness in generations".
Peter Martin If the Trans-Pacific Partnership was really as good for jobs and growth as Malcolm Turnbull says it was, he would be able to point to a study saying so.
Noel Towell 'Appeals in our office are at record numbers and no-one is doing them.'
Matthew Knott Labor accuses the PM of putting political gain ahead of national security via a newspaper story.