Julia Gillard says gender helps to explain why her experience as Prime Minister was so different from those who went before her.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is expected to use her speech to a special world leaders summit on climate change to commit Australia to setting new post-2020 emissions reduction targets in time for a United Nations deadline early next year.
Queensland’s $2.6 billion Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal remains on track to start exporting coal in November despite the collapse of one of its owners, Bandanna Energy, chief executive Robert Barnes said.
One of Australia's biggest egg producers has misled consumers, trying to pass off product as free range, the Federal Court has found.
The problem with being a tech guru like Telstra chief David Thodey is that - even with a CV that includes tech giant IBM - it is so damn hard to stay on top of all the gizmos without a legion of minions.
The Financial Services Council has become so concerned about the level of public distrust in the financial planning industry that it is calling on the Abbott government to establish an independent governing body.
Recent changes to the law will make it easier to love your neighbour – or at least not fight with them over the back fence.
A blind Vietnamese orphan who was five when she came to Australia, 11 when she was sexually abused by a Catholic nun, and 35 when she received $15,000 compensation for her "personal trauma", has spoken out for the 10 per cent of people reporting female perpetrators to the child sexual abuse royal commission.
Small builder-developers are spearheading a recovery in the volume of serviced land deals in Melbourne's west.
The custody battle over Leichhardt's beleaguered Italian Forum has escalated after mayor Darcy Byrne suggested the administrator, SV Partners, may have prolonged the sale of the cultural centre for financial gain.