Treasurer Joe Hockey wants his extraordinary increase in the nation's credit limit to half a trillion dollars to be approved by both house of Parliament this week.
The proportion of first-home buyers in the housing market has fallen to a record low, as property prices surge across Sydney amid a spike in investor activity.
At the age of 25, Christopher Esber has won three national design awards, represented Australia at the G'Day USA trade mission and been selected as the Australian finalist in the International Woolmark Prize, to be awarded next year in Milan.
It’s either just the kick-start Sydney needs or it’s a kick in the guts for good planning and problem gamblers.
Nine months from now, 100 years ago, the horror of all ages came together to open the curtain on mankind's greatest century of violence - the 20th century.
Nine months from now, 100 years ago, the horror of all ages came together to open the curtain on mankind's greatest century of violence – the 20th century.
Jakarta has rejected Australian requests to send asylum seekers back to Indonesia on two occasions since the start of Operation Sovereign Borders, the Abbott government has revealed.
Australians Matt Joyce and Marcus Lee and their families should soon be free to return home from Dubai after both won stunning appeal cases on Sunday - a likely conclusion to their battle to prove their innocence on fraud charges that has run for almost five years.
Labor backbencher Alannah MacTiernan has hit out at the NAPLAN testing, saying it masks the true illiteracy rate in Australia.
There's back-stabbing and branch-stacking, pork-barrelling and spin-doctoring. There are leaks and leadership challenges, dirty tricks and cheap shots. It's Question Time!, the board game we had to have, where you don't keep the bastards honest - you get the bastards back.
A 37-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Katherine man Ron Donaldson.
WORLD: People around the world have paid tribute to Nelson Mandela, who has died, aged 95.
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