Turnbull opts for a safe speech at Paris climate conference, knowing he has little to gain from stirring opponents of climate change action within his Coalition at this point.
Matthew Knott If you can't answer these questions correctly, a teaching career probably isn't for you. From July next year, education students will have to pass a new literacy and numeracy test to be registered as teachers.
Judith Ireland In the aftermath of John Howard's 1996 election victory, there was one ambitious young member of the Liberal party who was worrying, not celebrating.
Jane Lee Thousands more people in NSW and Victoria will get access to a drug that protects people from getting HIV, ahead of its approval by the Therapeutic Goods Administration.
Peter Martin Left unchecked, extraordinarily generous concessions on superannuation will land our tax system in danger.
Mark Kenny Chief Political Correspondent A mooted five-cents-in-the-dollar cut to company tax would deepen the deficit while boosting the value of some of the country's biggest and most profitable companies, according to a new assessment of the proposal by the Australia Institute.
Tom Arup Australia will not sign up to a statement of support for reform of fossil fuel subsidies after Prime Minsiter Malcolm Turnbull made a last minute call to break the news to New Zealand counterparts on Sunday night in Paris.
Tom Arup in Paris and Mark Kenny in Canberra Australia has signed-up to a multi-billion dollar global innovation plan that will require it to double its investment in clean energy research and development over the next five years.
Peter Hartcher Tony Abbott says he would have died happy with his government's achievements if he had been accidentally killed on the morning of the day he was removed as prime minister.
Peter Martin There's such a thing as too much caution. Older Australians could enjoy far higher standards of living and could cut their reliance on the aged pension if they just ate into just a portion of the $1 trillion tied up in their homes, a new Productivity Commission study has found.
Internationals flocked to Merimbula's Mai n Beach for the Merimbula Classic over the weekend.
Weekend rain doesn't slow Imlay Street works in Eden, with Great Southern Inn next in line for footpath ...
Hand crafted chair of op' shop toys at Oaklands, Pambula, raises money for new Bega Hospital
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