The budget has failed to give the Labor government a bounce, a Galaxy poll reveals.1 hour, 50 minutes ago
NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell has backed Tony Abbott's proposed tax review and says changes to the GST should be included.32 minutes ago
The coalition says it still reserves the right to go to a joint sitting of parliament if it wins office but is stopped from scrapping the carbon tax.1 hour, 48 minutes ago
Legislation to be introduced by the NSW opposition will give preschools and childcare centres the right to ban unvaccinated children from attending.1 hour, 51 minutes ago
Supporters of marriage equality gathered in Tony Abbott's Sydney electorate to call on the Liberal Party to allow their members to have a conscience vote.May 18, 2013, 5:05 pm
Bob Katter says flying foxes must be removed or culled after a horse contracted the lyssavirus.May 18, 2013, 4:04 pm
Both the government and the opposition have ruled out hiking the GST if elected, but Labor has accused the coalition of having a plan to do just that.May 18, 2013, 3:44 pm
Labor launched a co-ordinated blitz against the coalition on Saturday, warning voters Tony Abbott will hurt super savings if elected prime minister.May 18, 2013, 1:52 pm
A 17-year-old boy has been charged with trying to abduct a five-year-old girl and threatening her family with a knife at a shopping centre in northern NSW.May 18, 2013, 12:33 pm
Two men are fighting for their lives after separate serious assaults in Queensland.May 18, 2013, 11:31 am
Police will wait till first light to resume searching for a toddler lost on the NSW mid-north coast.May 17, 2013, 5:52 pm
Two Hong Kong nationals are behind bars after Australian authorities found $43 million worth of methamphetamine hidden in hairdressing products.May 17, 2013, 5:19 pm
Queensland MP Bob Katter says he's tipped to win four to five Senate spots and the new Palmer United Party doesn't cross his consciousness.May 17, 2013, 5:12 pm
Arson attacks on a bikie clubhouse and a car in Melbourne's west could be a sign that a feud between gangs is escalating again, police say.May 17, 2013, 4:56 pm
Queensland's transport minister says the federal government is not being genuine in the way it will fund a major rail project for Brisbane.May 17, 2013, 4:19 pm
A truckie was thrown 20 metres from a busy Melbourne highway onto a road below in a crash that shut down the highway for most of Friday.May 17, 2013, 4:08 pm
A horse on a property on southwest Queensland is the first to ever contract Australian Bat Lyssavirus, until now thought only to affect bats and humans.May 17, 2013, 4:03 pm
A settlement which would have seen a maximum $2000 compensation paid to people who suffered a heart attack after taking Vioxx has been refused by a judge.May 17, 2013, 3:56 pm
Police are hunting a man who assaulted four primary school girls, one sexually, in Sydney.May 17, 2013, 3:41 pm
Former NSW resources minister Ian Macdonald believes the state's anti-corruption watchdog won't make any adverse findings against him.May 17, 2013, 3:19 pm
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