AFP raids the Canberra head office of the powerful construction union in search of evidence of bribery and blackmail.
Jacob Saulwick Without major new transport infrastructure, big plans for Rozelle, the fish markets and Glebe will be a "disaster", says the man charged with overseeing the development.
Leesha McKenny The NSW Electoral Commission will not prosecute five serving and former Sydney councillors named in a corruption inquiry due to "insufficient admissible evidence".
Gareth Hutchens The only way Treasurer Joe Hockey could raise enough GST revenue to pay for his election tax-cut pledge would be to extend the tax to fresh food, education and healthcare.
James Massola, Heath Aston The Abbott government has offered a briefing on a secret report by the trade union royal commission - the contents of which pose "grave threats to the power and authority of the Australian state" - but has "emphatically denied" the briefing was offered as a bargaining chip to secure political support to re-establish the building industry watchdog.
David Ramli Former Telstra CEO will chair the state's new fund designed to help create thousands of jobs over the next four years.
Jane Lee Dyson Heydon will announce whether he will resign from the royal commission into trade unions on Friday.
Nicole Hasham What's in a name? If you're the newly created Australian Border Force, the answer is about $10 million – splashed on military-style uniforms and thousands of signs at airports and detention centres to create a fresh, hardline image.
Peter Martin Australians are "sleepwalking into a real mess", facing the equivalent of a recession in the next ten years as income growth looking far lower than officially forecast, the National Reform Summit has been told.
Andrew Darby Pressure is rising on the Liberal Party over its funds scandal, with Labor calling for a cover-up over a $48,000 debt in Tasmania to be investigated by the Australian Electoral Commission.