A former Queensland health boss with a warrant out for his arrest says he's never been interviewed by authorities about allegations of nepotism.
The disability royal commission is investigating problems faced by people with cognitive disability trying to access treatment in the health system.
The minutes of the Reserve Bank's most recent meeting suggest a modest improvement in the overall economic outlook, despite uncertainty about global prospects.
Victoria is proposing a change to national energy supply rules so it can take greater control over the use of renewables in the drive for lower prices.
A senior Victorian minister says she tried to return from a Bali holiday as soon as she could as bushfires escalated in the state in December.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison and the federal health department have provided an update on the response to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Court of Appeal in Queensland has rejected a bid by two men to overturn their convictions for a violent axe robbery where a man's foot was severed.
A man has been cleared of contempt after the Brisbane District Court found he did not deliberately insult a Cairns magistrate during a fraud trial.
Organisations responsible for child abuse are dragging their feet signing onto a national redress scheme, making hundreds of survivors wait for compensation.
The World Health Organisation says it is unclear how long the window of opportunity to fight the deadly virus will remain open.
BHP has boosted its interim dividend to 65 US cents from a full-franked 55 US cents a year ago as it lifts statutory net profit 29 per cent to $US4.87 billion.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is concerned about the uncertain medium and long-term outlook for the east coast gas market.
Most of the Aussies quarantined on Christmas Island because of the deadly coronavirus are home, as those stuck on a cruise ship in Japan prepare to evacuate.
Body-worn cameras will enable specialist NSW prison guards to record high-quality video evidence when they use force or raid a cell looking for drugs.