Australians who do not have children should not be forced to subsidise those who do according to liberal democratic Senator David Leyonhjelm, who says he will not support increased childcare rebates.
Nick McKenzie, Richard Baker Federal Court Justice Michelle Gordon has made a series of damning findings about the role of four former directors of the Bunurong Land Council.
Heath Aston, political correspondent The Senate inquiry into corporate tax avoidance will unexpectedly return on Wednesday after the Australian Taxation Office requested a supplementary public hearing to refute allegations made in evidence by former ATO executive Martin Lock.
Judith Ireland The Abbott government has closed another loophole on children's vaccinations, ending a religious exemption that allowed Christian Scientists to get childcare benefits and not vaccinate their kids.
Daniel Flitton Iran will take the extraordinary step of sharing secret intelligence with Australia gathered by its operatives fighting Islamic State extremists in Iraq.
Daniel Flitton At home in Australia, the sight of a politician smiling and chatting with people on a march though a shopping mall is almost ritual television.
Latika Bourke Wayne Swan's decision to renominate for another term in Parliament has sparked fear amongst his colleagues about his leadership intentions and prompted one long -time supporter to call for the former Treasurer's resignation.
Judith Ireland and Gareth Hutchens Treasurer Joe Hockey has refused to name a date for a surplus, arguing the Coalition just needs to show a "quality trajectory" for getting back to black.
David Wroe The young Melbourne men arrested over an alleged Anzac Day terror plot had close links to a senior Australian jihadist and Islamic State recruiter.
Megan Levy Teachers and students preparing to return to Leeton High School this week after the Easter break are bracing for what the school says is likely to be the "the most difficult week of school life".
A 20-year-old Eden man who was stabbed in the arm while walking in Nowra early on Anzac Day ...