The Australian Council of Social Service is urging the Abbott government to make its second budget much fairer than its first, saying low and middle-income households cannot continue to bear the brunt of spending cuts this year
Dozens of top public service jobs at the giant Department of Human Services are sitting vacant.
When Prime Minister Tony Abbott stepped up to the lectern to announce his commitment to tackle the scourge of domestic violence on Wednesday, some of his words had a familiar ring.
On Australia Day Prime Minister Tony Abbott awarded knighthoods to two people. But if you were watching social media, you could be forgiven for only having heard about Prince Philip.
Pressure is mounting on Tony Abbott to dump chief of staff Peta Credlin as disgruntled Liberal MPs were joined on Wednesday by conservative commentators including media baron Rupert Murdoch in expressing concerns about his office.
The Australian government's detainment of 157 asylum seekers on the high seas for a month last year was lawful, the High Court has ruled.
Conservative media baron Rupert Murdoch has called on Tony Abbott to show leadership and make the "cruel choice" to sack his controversial chief of staff - and if the Prime Minister won't act, Peta Credlin should resign.
Education Minister Christopher Pyne has set himself a two-month deadline to pass higher education reform, while warning he will not "adulterate" his proposals to the point they become meaningless.
Now is the moment. You can feel it - the momentum building, the light finally shining on Australia's dark epidemic of domestic violence. So why are we all talking about knights and dames?
Key crossbench Senator Ricky Muir has issued a fresh challenge to Education Minister Christopher Pyne, urging him to seek an election mandate on the government's university reforms.
A BODY has been found in a Macarthur Street house following a fire.
Steve McLean claims Griffith's Senior Sportsperson of the Year, while Trevor Harrison takes out the Club Person of ...
Big turnout expected for ARB Griffith 400 in March.
GRIFFITH’S private hospital has received a funding boost that pushes the funds over the magic million dollar mark.
SIRU Country Redbacks gear up for clash against Rams in Super Rugby curtain-raiser.