Responding to the latest incidence of politically motivated violence, new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull struck a deliberately different tone from that of his predecessor, Tony Abbott.
Mark Kenny, Chief Political Correspondent Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to announce a key piece of Australia's future defence force capability: about 1000 armoured vehicles.
Mark Kenny Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to announce a key piece of Australia's future defence force capability: up to 1000 armoured vehicles.
Nicole Hasham Refugee advocates say the situation on Nauru is "out of control", following an alleged attack on two young men by a gang of locals.
Tom McIlroy The latest proposal for a national war cemetery has been scuttled by the demise of Tony Abbott's prime ministership.
Nicole Hasham Health Minister Sussan Ley says Australia's mental health system will soon be overhauled after a review found the current regime was disjointed and must get better at "catching people before they fall".
Nicole Hasham, Rachel Olding Muslim families are Australia's "front line of defence" against radicalised young people, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says, as the federal government departs from former Prime Minister Tony Abbott's more blunt language towards the Muslim community.
Heath Aston Former Treasurer Joe Hockey has given his blessing to Trent Zimmerman to replace him in the seat of North Sydney.
Adam Morton Humanitarian workers deported from Nauru last year following unsubstantiated claims they encouraged asylum seekers to self-harm and fabricate stories of abuse are yet to receive an explanation – despite being promised one by the Australian government.
Heath Aston Dick Smith says Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will be "ratting on typical Australians who pay their tax" if the Coalition goes through with plans to shield large private companies from having to disclose how much tax they pay.