Dumped former defence minister Kevin Andrews has challenged Malcolm Turnbull to restore Immigration Minister Peter Dutton to the powerful national security committee of cabinet, in a direct rebuke to the Prime Minister over national security arrangements following the Paris terror attacks.
Kate Aubusson A bus breakdown has closed two northbound lanes on the Sydney Harbour Bridge on Monday afternoon.
Rachel Olding A long-awaited program to train NSW police officers to take down lone-wolf terrorists has been derailed just weeks after starting.
Julia Medew Health Editor Health insurers should be allowed to cover more health services, including GP visits, under a more privatised Australian system, an independent report says.
Heath Aston, political correspondent Meet the head of Australia's new Muslim political party.
Jane Lee There is no clear evidence that natural therapies are effective, a government review says, prompting calls for taxpayers and private health insurers to stop paying for them.
Judith Ireland The first group of refugees under the federal government's special program for Syrians is due to arrive in Australia in the next 24 hours.
Andrew Taylor The NSW government has been forced into a parliamentary debate on its controversial plan to move the Powerhouse Museum to western Sydney and sell off its Ultimo site.
Caitlin Wheeler When the founding fathers of Qantas airlines sat down for their first board meeting in Longreach, Queensland, in 1921, they sought the help of the local tailor - who owned the biggest table in town.
Alexandra Smith Principals will be paid more to run the state's most disadvantaged public schools, in what has been described as a ''seismic shift'' in policy.