The Turnbull government has abandoned plans to slash millions of dollars in funding from community legal centres after coming under intense pressure from lawyers, Labor and the states.
James Massola, chief political correspondent Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has stepped in to defend Tony Abbott, calling on his Liberal Party colleagues to show respect to the former prime minister.
Andrew Taylor A court has rejected Lennie Meres' attempt to reduce his twin brother's share of their mother's estate.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent Peter Dutton is standing by his claims about what sparked a rampage on Manus Island, dismissing alternative accounts as "the Twitter version".
James Massola, chief political correspondent Defence experts said Pyongyang could have the ability to strike Australia with an inter-continental ballistic missile within three years.
Pallavi Singhal Five months after graduating from university as a language teacher, Anna Du Plessis was asked to teach geography.
Kim Arlington The pressure "to be doing everything" can take its toll on fathers.
Allison Worrall An eight-year-old girl who escaped her family's sinking vehicle after it plunged into the Tweed River, killing her mother and two siblings, has spoken of the horrific ordeal.
Megan Levy A man has been charged with attempting to sexually assault a 12-year-old boy in the toilets of a shopping centre in Sydney's west at the weekend.
Ava Benny-Morrison Sweeping searches of Sydney's ANZAC Day march route are planned and more than 20 city cross-streets will be blocked with cars and barriers to mitigate the risk of a terror attack.
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