A new minister is expected to be appointed to the NSW cabinet after former deputy premier Andrew Stoner unexpectedly announced he was quitting his portfolios, less than a day after committing to remain a minister until next year's election.
Pacific island residents infected with Ebola could be flown to Australia for treatment, Health Minister Peter Dutton says.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he is personally committed to reforming the NSW Liberal Party and has pleaded with members thinking of quitting to stay and fight for change instead.
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The political stand-off between Prime Minister Tony Abbott and presiding officers Bronwyn Bishop and Stephen Parry over their decision to seat women wearing burqas or niqabs away from the public in a glassed-off area of the parliamentary chambers remains unresolved, just days before federal parliament is due to resume.
A teenager has been charged, one of his missing mates has been arrested and another remains unaccounted for following a high-speed police pursuit in a stolen car this week.
Speaker Bronwyn Bishop was defeated on Thursday night in her campaign for the presidency of an international democracy group.
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