By delivering the 99-year lease of Transgrid, Baird has trumped the unfulfilled ambitions of premiers and treasurers before him.
Matt O'Sullivan and Jacob Saulwick A new $5 billion tunnel to be built as part of the WestConnex motorway project is forecast to carry fewer vehicles when it opens than the long-troubled Cross City Tunnel.
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Peter Munro "I'd like you to keep it short," she told her brother. "And try to be interesting."
Michael Gordon A cross-section of Australia's most prominent Christian leaders is imploring the nation's politicians to "do the right thing" and release asylum seeker children from detention before Christmas.
Paul Bibby Nearly 1200 women were referred to a handful of new domestic violence programs in the space of just three months this year after police determined they were at threat from violent men, according to Legal Aid NSW.
Paul Bibby The jury in the long-running trial over the 2009 Lin family murders has told the judge they have reached an "impasse" and are unable to reach a unanimous verdict, but have been told to continue "calm and objective discussions".
Kate Aubusson and Fergus Hunter Liberal senator Cory Bernardi was the toast of Twitter on Friday as it was revealed he mistakenly quoted an American neo-Nazi charged with child pornography offences.
Jessica Irvine An entire industry exists to generate predictions to satisfy Australia's property obsession.
Heath Aston The Reserve Bank has been urged to examine potential anti-competitive behaviour in the emerging card-free payments market amid claims the banks have frozen out newcomer Apple Pay.