Greens senator Scott Ludlam says the results of the Western Australian Senate election can still be disputed as a number of votes disappeared.November 14, 2013, 8:53 am
In his first speech in the lower house, new Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has praised farmers and savaged politics.November 14, 2013, 8:53 am
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Cardinal George Pell is not perfect but he was the first senior cleric to act on child sex abuse allegations.November 14, 2013, 8:53 am
There were dramatic scenes in a Sydney court as a man convicted for sexually abusing his stepdaughter lost his appeal.November 14, 2013, 8:00 am
Police are investigating after a man, aged in his 40s, was found dead at a unit block in Waterloo in Sydney's east.November 14, 2013, 7:30 am
Former prime minister Kevin Rudd has announced he is leaving parliament after a triumphant return from the political graveyard.November 14, 2013, 6:12 am
The same gun was used in two shooting attacks on Sydney homes, providing police with a valuable lead in their investigations.November 14, 2013, 5:57 am
A body has been found near North Stradbroke Island after a man was washed off a sandbank and failed to return to shore.November 14, 2013, 5:45 am
Police have renewed calls for information about the fatal shooting of a man as he sat in the office of his Sydney car yard nearly ten years ago.November 14, 2013, 5:44 am
Ballet director Li Cunxin, known for his award-winning autobiography and film 'Mao's Last Dancer' is one of Queensland's Australian of the Year recipients.November 14, 2013, 5:17 am
A senior Labor figure is reportedly under investigation over an alleged sexual assault at a Young Labor camp in Victoria in the 1980s.November 14, 2013, 5:04 am
Indonesian authorities said last night a group of about 50 asylum seekers were safe after being rescued from a boat which had run into trouble in waters south of Java as it made its way to Australia.November 14, 2013, 4:11 am
Media tycoon Kerry Stokes has delivered a broadside against regulators for letting competitors such as internet giant Google avoid paying tax in Australia.November 14, 2013, 2:40 am
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says all countries gather information and Australia uses it only for good.November 14, 2013, 12:07 am
Labor will seek information from the federal government during question time in parliament on reports of an asylum seeker vessel reaching Darwin.November 13, 2013, 8:21 pm
Member for Pascoe Vale, Christine Campbell has announced she will quit State Parliament at the next election.November 13, 2013, 8:19 pm
Treasurer Joe Hockey has introduced legislation to raise the debt ceiling from $300 billion to $500 billion.November 13, 2013, 8:07 pm
Tony Abbott says the public just wants to see asylum seeker boats stop and he's not interested in a testosterone contest with IndonesiaNovember 13, 2013, 7:54 pm
Australia's most senior Catholic, Cardinal George Pell, has welcomed and supports a report that questions his response to child sex abuse.November 13, 2013, 7:44 pm
Nick Xenophon wants federal politicians to be held up to ridicule, introducing a bill to allow the satirical use of the parliamentary broadcast.November 13, 2013, 7:34 pm
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