Police have appealed for public information about who deliberately lit a Sydney house fire that killed a teenage boy 15 years ago.April 9, 2013, 8:22 am
The construction union is picketing a hospital in Sydney where subcontractors are owed hundreds of thousands of dollars after a building company collapse.April 9, 2013, 8:28 am
A man has been charged with attempted murder after the stabbing of a teenage boy who came to the aid of two girls at Ipswich, west of Brisbane.April 9, 2013, 7:40 am
Prime Minister Julia Gillard will meet China's Premier Li Keqiang in Beijing on Tuesday, visit a school and talk to business leadersApril 9, 2013, 6:01 am
The NSW construction firm charged with multi-million redevelopments at Nepean, Port Macquarie and Dubbo Base Hospital has gone into administration.April 9, 2013, 5:08 am
Communications Minister Stephen Conroy says the government may take new media reforms to the election after old policies were rejected.April 9, 2013, 5:03 am
Bob Hawke has delivered a stinging attack on the world's political leaders, including Julia Gillard, lamenting that there is not one prime minister or president who is "outstanding".April 9, 2013, 2:09 am
Prime Minister Julia Gillard says Margaret Thatcher led her nation with strong conviction follow the former UK leader's death at the age of 87.April 8, 2013, 9:43 pm
A cold-case inquest in Queensland has heard chilling witness accounts of bloodcurdling screams in the night and two women being abducted.April 8, 2013, 8:58 pm
Holden has acted wrongly to axe jobs when it did not reveal its troubled state at a recent car launch, South Australian premier Jay Weatherill says.April 8, 2013, 7:43 pm
A national plan for improving schools, linked to the Gonski school reforms, has been shunned by Liberal-led governments.April 8, 2013, 7:19 pm
Higher numbers of newspaper job ads give a glimmer of faint hope that there may be improvements in sight in the labour marketApril 8, 2013, 7:09 pm
NSW Labor's roads spokesman Ryan Park wants to see intersections where drivers can turn left on red lights become the norm.April 8, 2013, 6:22 pm
Australia and China will hold regular high-level talks, with Julia Gillard encouraging the Asian giant to open its economy further.April 8, 2013, 6:13 pm
The coalition can no longer hide the costings of its alternative national broadband network, communications minister Stephen Conroy says.April 8, 2013, 4:55 pm
A man accused of collecting magazines in preparation for a terror attack spoke of lighting bushfires, a Melbourne court has heard.April 8, 2013, 4:24 pm
Local car maker Holden has announced plans to axe 500 jobs across operations in South Australia and Victoria.April 8, 2013, 4:17 pm
Promising young footballer Jake Kedzlie would not want rugby league blamed for his tragic death at the weekend according to a close family friend.April 8, 2013, 3:35 pm
The Nationals Barnaby Joyce has again questioned whether all trade with China is in the national interest and has called for a tougher approval process.April 8, 2013, 3:00 pm
Victorian Premier Denis Napthine says he is confident the long-running pay and conditions dispute with the state's teachers can be resolved.April 8, 2013, 2:56 pm
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