NSW motoring body NRMA is lobbying the federal government and opposition for a $150 million congestion-busting fund ahead of the September election.8 minutes ago
Cardinal George Pell will be the final witness in the Victorian parliamentary inquiry into child sex abuse when he gives evidence on Monday.8 minutes ago
Manufacturing of cars in Australia will continue despite Ford ending local production in October 2016, Trade Minster Craig Emerson says.19 minutes ago
Labor MP Craig Emerson says the federal government will clamp down on live betting odds on TV.53 minutes ago
Opposition Leader Tony Abbott says recognising indigenous Australians in the constitution must be done for the nation.1 hour, 23 minutes ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard will reportedly tell broadcasters to ban betting commentary during live sports or face strict new laws.1 hour, 42 minutes ago
Australian of the Year Ita Buttrose has urged older people to look after their eyes as she raises awareness of macular degeneration.May 26, 2013, 6:54 am
Australians are increasingly worried about personal information and credit card details being hacked, according to a security survey.May 26, 2013, 6:54 am
Former Liberal National Party Queensland treasurer Barry O'Sullivan has been selected as a potential Senate replacement for Barnaby Joyce.May 25, 2013, 8:18 pm
Hundreds of supporters for marriage equality have chalked a copy of the rainbow crossing in Sydney's Oxford Street to protest homophobia.May 25, 2013, 6:11 pm
Three people have been charged with manufacturing prohibited drugs after two drug labs were discovered in Sydney's inner west.May 25, 2013, 3:22 pm
Seventeen Palestinian men seeking asylum have been transferred to a detention centre on Nauru.May 25, 2013, 3:21 pm
A person has been killed after a car crashed into a roadside gully and filled with water.May 25, 2013, 2:37 pm
About 100 people have rallied in Melbourne urging Victorian Premier Denis Napthine to sign onto the Gillard government's school funding reforms.May 25, 2013, 2:30 pm
A woman has been crushed to death by the horse she was riding in southeast Queensland.May 25, 2013, 2:09 pm
Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott have been rallying their party faithful at events in Sydney and Melbourne.May 25, 2013, 1:53 pm
Police are urging anyone who witnessed the bashing of a man in Sydney's Kings Cross early on Tuesday to come forward.May 25, 2013, 1:40 pm
Farmers have praised the federal government's National Food Plan but the coalition, environmentalists and health advocates are sceptical.May 25, 2013, 12:44 pm
Opposition Leader Tony Abbott has told a Victorian Liberal conference that he wants to make Geelong a centre for medical excellence, learning and culture.May 25, 2013, 12:19 pm
A group of 17 Palestinian men seeking asylum have been transferred to a detention centre on Nauru.May 25, 2013, 11:46 am
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