The NT royal commission into youth detention is headed to the red centre for meetings with remote indigenous communities in Yuendemu and Mutitjulu.

Young Aboriginal boys in the NT consider going to jail a right of passage where they can pump iron and "be like their uncles", the royal commission has heard.

The decision to allow a $130 million deep sea port on the NT's Tiwi Islands without an environmental assessment has been quashed by the Federal Court.

The adviser to a former NT minister sent 'wink wink, nudge nudge' emails to a travel agent to get free flights for government deals, his corruption trial hears.

The federal government has stepped in to save Darwin's cash-strapped Kormilda College - Australia's largest Aboriginal boarding school - from closing its doors.

Health authorities are bracing for an explosion of mosquito numbers in the Top End which carry the debilitating Ross River and Barmah Forest disease.


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