Australia's public education system provides greater equality for gay and lesbian students while some non-government schools foster outdated prejudices about homosexuality, according to former High Court justice Michael Kirby.
How do you prove your mother is indeed your mother without a birth certificate?
Food manufacturers want to increase the amount of gluten allowed in ''gluten-free'' foods.
A new commission into the not-for-profit sector is keeping busy, Nick Ralston reports.
Former servicewomen have spoken of a lack of post-deployment support, with extreme trauma and sexual harassment raised as concerns in a three-year study.
The relative of a Canadian missing in Koscuiszko National Park has offered a $10,000 reward.
PTSD hits female soldiers just as hard as it hits men, but attention given to Australia's returned servicewomen is scant compared with that given to male colleagues.
Schools Minister Peter Garrett issues warning over funding for indigenous programs.
Sir David Attenborough has not given up on us saving the planet, writes Scott Hannaford.
Parks and bushland encourage people to exercise harder and more often, study finds.
A YOUNG Katherine girl, who touched the hearts of so many, has lost the fight for her life.
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