Families with one child in full-time day care are devoting about 9 per cent of their disposable incomes to childcare fees.
The ALP government had advice in July that less than $150m would keep Holden until 2025.
Australian researchers are confident they have found a blood test that could help prevent stillbirth, a tragedy that affects millions of people globally every year.
When young physician Adam Steinberg moved from Melbourne to Darwin for a year, it was almost immediately evident to him Australia's health system is not suited to indigenous people.
The budget update to be unveiled next week will forecast a deficit of about $40 billion.
Passengers on Tuesday's QF12 flight from Los Angeles to Sydney are in for a change of eras as well as timezones.
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Michael Short: Adam Steinberg, welcome to The Zone and thank you for your time.
Senior coalition minister Mathias Cormann urges unnamed colleagues to “back off” from their destructive media attacks on the Prime Minister’s chief of staff Peta Credlin.
Australia's domestic spy agency ASIO has suddenly cancelled the passports of 20 men from across western Sydney, accusing them of being prepared to ''engage in politically motivated violence'' if they were allowed to travel overseas or of having a ''jihadi mentality'' making them a threat to national security.