The Australian Federal police have dropped an investigation into whether Attorney General George Brandis offered an inducement to Gillian Triggs, the president of the Australian Human Rights Commission.
Peter Hartcher, James Massola Six members of the Abbott cabinet have risen up against a proposal that a minister could strip an Australian of citizenship, even if he or she has no other citizenship.
Lisa Cox Two senior Liberals demoted in the past by Prime Minister Tony Abbott have been given new roles driving a national discussion about anti-radicalisation and citizenship.
Judith Ireland Labor will back Treasurer Joe Hockey on his mission to convince the states to remove the GST on tampons and other women's sanitary products.
Jacob Saulwick The NSW government is attempting to get on the front foot in promoting its coming light rail line through central Sydney and to the eastern suburbs, releasing footage demonstrating the frustrations of bus use in the city.
Dan Proudman Newcastle boxer Chad "Hollywood" Bennett has sought psychiatric help to quell anger and anxiety issues after being charged over a drunken dispute with his partner, which ended with him allegedly grabbing her around the throat.
Louise Hall Man Haron Monis' former solicitor has told a coronial inquest he thought the Lindt café gunman "wanted to be someone" and tried to keep his identity secret at times, but didn't consider he was "insane".
Latika Bourke and Gareth Hutchens Joe Hockey demanded the modelling be released in full. He got his wish.
Rory Callinan The Catholic Church's most notorious child-abusing priest was discretely shifted to Sydney where he attacked children in Maroubra and Yarra Bay despite his superiors knowing he was a self-confessed paedophile.
Mark Kenny Chief Political Correspondent Attorney-General George Brandis has ruled out stripping terrorist sympathisers of their citizenship if it would leave them stateless.
AN APPLICATION by various media outlets, including the Bega District News, to film the sentencing of self-confessed child ...