Australia would have needed to lift its tax take by almost 50 per cent to meet Labor's long-term spending promises, Thursday's Intergenerational Report will show.
Malcolm Knox The 417 runs Australia tore out of Afghanistan's bowlers in Perth on Wednesday chewed up landmarks as it rumbled along.
Dan Harrison, Michael Gordon The Abbott government has proclaimed "a new relationship of engagement" with Indigenous Australia.
Judith Ireland Federal and state governments will spend $30 million on a national awareness campaign to stop domestic violence as Prime Minister Tony Abbott told Parliament he will meet with Labor to discuss a bipartisan approach to the issue.
Anna Patty Public servants have lodged a complaint with the International Labour Organisation asking it to investigate the NSW government's actions in denying them the right to collectively bargain for wage increases.
Stephanie Gardiner Morgan Huxley was barefoot and alone, but in good spirits as he sipped a beer at the Oaks Hotel after spending the day with his oldest friends at an engagement party. Two hours later his flatmate found him covered in blood on his bedroom floor, a court has heard.
Harriet Alexander Pressure is mounting for simplified country-of-origin labelling laws so consumers know where their food is produced.
An Australian woman has died after becoming caught in an avalanche in Austria.
Nicky Phillips Australia's research community has implored Tony Abbott to deliver the $150 million he promised to a group of world-class research facilities in the last federal budget, warning many facilities are preparing to close, a situation that will have "immense" consequences for the country's research effort.
Sean Nicholls the Greens propose to reinstate the vendor duty that was introduced by the former Labor government in 2004 but abolished in 2005.