Australia's ambassador to France offered his resignation after an incident while greeting Tony Abbott as he arrived in Paris on Anzac Day.
Sarah Whyte Aid to Indonesia will be considerably cut by the Abbott government in next week's budget, but is unlikely to be directly linked as retribution to last week's executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
Lisa Cox and Tom Arup Proposed safeguards to limit greenhouse gas emissions from big polluters have been designed by the Abbott government to fail, according to the Grattan Institute.
Clancy Yeates and Nassim Khadem ANZ chief executive Mike Smith has backed a discussion about negative gearing as part of the government's review of the tax system.
Nassim Khadem The 2015 Victorian budget focuses on helping some of the state's 500,000 small businesses through limited tax relief and red tape reductions, and more than $500 million will go into an investment fund aimed at creating jobs in high-growth sectors.
James Massola, Political Correspondent Social Services Minister Scott Morrison has given the clearest signal yet the government will tighten the assets test for people on a part-pension and drop plans to index pensions at a slower rate.
Louise Hall Jessica Silva's brother on trial for accessory to murder committed by her ex-partner
Heath Aston, political correspondent Prime Minister Tony Abbott could be forced to cut a deal with the Greens if the Coalition is to realise plans to eradicate "feral" crossbenchers through changes to the Senate voting system.
James Massola, Political Correspondent Treasurer Joe Hockey has urged Australian households and businesses to borrow and invest money ahead of a "terrific" second budget, following the Reserve Bank's decision to cut the cash rate to a new record low of 2 per cent.
David Wroe and Mark Kenny Federal Police Commissioner Andrew Colvin has refused to guarantee that his officers will never again share information that puts Australians at risk of facing the death penalty and insisted the force had nothing to apologise for over the Bali Nine case.
Police seized drug-making equipment and a 160 kilogram drum of chemicals from a Smithfield home last Friday.