Senior NSW Liberal MP Don Harwin has revealed he is gay in a speech to the upper house.
The iron ore price crunch could force Mineral Resources to put its mines on care and maintenance, managing director Chris Ellison says.
Mirvac will focus on expanding its residential developments after this week announcing it has entered into a project delivery agreement to develop a masterplanned community site in Marsden Park North, Sydney
Some private health insurance premiums have risen by almost double the average 6.2 per cent approved a year ago by the Federal Government, according to comparethemarket.
A FaCS report says 31 per cent of at-risk families did not receive a face-to-face assessment before a child's death because of the higher priorities of other matters (17 cases), the case still being open at the time of the child's death (four cases) or an assessment not being required (two cases).
The broader All Ordinaries Index has finished 1 per cent lower at 5316.2 while the benchmark ASX 200 has dropped 1 per cent to 5302.5 in another tough day.
A member of parliament for the National Party has raised concerns about halal-certified groceries funding terrorism and local campaigns for sharia law in Australia.
Criminal charges have been recommended against one of the country’s most notorious gamblers, Stephen Fletcher, a close personal friend of Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen.
Australia’s fire-fighting resources may be stretched this summer with abnormally warm and dry weather raising the prospects of major bushfires across south-eastern Australia.
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss has taken ill and has been admitted to hospital in Brisbane suffering acute dehydration.
After six adjournments in Batemans Bay Local Court, magistrate Doug Dick told counsel there would be no more ...