The chief of the Australian Navy has apologised for giving a full military funeral to a sailor who killed his girlfriend, Megan Malonyay, in 2013, and then killed himself by jumping to his death.
Chris Zappone Could solutions to serious problems facing the world come from the imaginations of science-fiction authors?
Peter Martin Left unchecked, extraordinarily generous concessions on superannuation will land our tax system in danger.
Peter Martin There's such a thing as too much caution. Older Australians could enjoy far higher standards of living and could cut their reliance on the aged pension if they just ate into just a portion of the $1 trillion tied up in their homes, a new Productivity Commission study has found.
Peter Hannam Turnbull opts for a safe speech at Paris climate conference, knowing he has little to gain from stirring opponents of climate change action within his Coalition at this point.
Heath Aston, political correspondent The Turnbull government will be asked to consider overhauling halal certification in Australia, including clearer labelling for food sold in the domestic market.
Judith Ireland In the aftermath of John Howard's 1996 election victory, there was one ambitious young member of the Liberal party who was worrying, not celebrating.
Mark Kenny Chief Political Correspondent A mooted five-cents-in-the-dollar cut to company tax would deepen the deficit while boosting the value of some of the country's biggest and most profitable companies, according to a new assessment of the proposal by the Australia Institute.
Matthew Knott If you can't answer these questions correctly, a teaching career probably isn't for you. From July next year, education students will have to pass a new literacy and numeracy test to be registered as teachers.
Tom Arup and Peter Hannam, Paris Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has declared to the Paris climate summit that Australia was "not daunted" by the challenge of a warming planet and would ratify the second phase of the world's only current climate change agreement - the Kyoto Protocol.
Police have seized more than half a million dollars worth of alleged counterfeit goods from a home in ...
Police are investigating after a man and woman were stabbed in Canley Vale last night.