How key groups have reacted to the Victorian Labor government's first budget.
A suspended Victorian school principal says he didn't question about $145,000 worth of bills sent to his school because he trusted the former finance manager.
A temporary wall has fallen at a Melbourne shopping centre, sending three people to hospital.
A man disputes his partner's testimony that she found him asleep on top of their four-week-old daughter's body, an inquest has heard.
A series of big regional projects have been announced as part of the Victorian state budget.
The Victorian budget contains $6 billion to kick off a suite of road and rail projects that will total $22 billion.
Regional funds and major projects will help regional Victoria recover from the jobs crisis, the state government says.
The 2015-16 Victorian budget has promised 100,000 new jobs in Victoria within two years.
Millions of dollars have been set aside in the Victorian state budget to support the vulnerable, family violence victims and those with severe mental illness.
Winners from Victorian Labor's first budget include trade apprentices and Vietnam veterans while foreign property buyers and tech schools missed out.
The 2015-16 Victorian budget contains extra funding to re-open 100 hospital beds and other points of care across the hospital system.