"We will spend what we need to spend to get this job done," former prime minister Tony Abbott declared in March 2014, shortly after the multi-country effort to find recently downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
Sue Williams Sydney is set to welcome a surge of hospitality jobs from all the new four and five-star hotels being built and extended around Sydney, as well as a smorgasbord of fresh restaurants, cafes and bars to service them.
Sean Nicholls The next NSW Premier will face some difficult tests early in her new job.
Adam Gartrell In the uncertain and unpredictable new age of President Trump, Australian policymakers and diplomats will have to work harder than ever before to maintain the US alliance.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa In a small village, deep in the lush green district of Probolinggo in East Java, a 53-year-old farmer's wife was haunted by dreams of a monkey.
Michael Koziol, Political reporter "We're talking about a trust crisis that is causing a systemic meltdown."
Georgina Mitchell Six people have been found alive two days after an avalanche buried dozens of people at a hotel in central Italy.
Tony Wright The secret men on the 23rd floor of the Hotel Viru must have been disappointed.There I was, a Western journalist, witnessing what would turn out to be the final chapter of one of the most consequential periods of the 20th century.
Myffy Rigby Prize-winning artist Del Kathryn Barton’s eccentric Australian bush upbringing deeply influences her whimical, delicate work.
Sean Nicholls, Harriet Alexander, James Robertson The next NSW Premier has fended off criticism of the way she has come to be on the verge of taking the job.