Mal Brough should stand aside while police investigate the James Ashby affair Labor Leader Bill Shorten has said, in an escalation of the opposition's pursuit of the Special Minister of State.
Chris Roots Mark Newnham likes to be known as part of the team at Gai Waterhouse stables but being singled out as the inaugural winner of the excellence award at the Godolphin stud and stable awards put him in the spotlight.
Lisa Cox Australia has a new five-tier terror alert system but the actual threat of an attack on home soil has not changed, the government said on Thursday.
Lisa Cox Laws that prevent Australians from enrolling to vote in the weeks leading up to a federal election are set to be challenged in the High Court.
Matthew Knott Australia's "piecemeal", "short-term" and "inadequate" approach to university and business collaboration has been blasted in a major report on Australian innovation.
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Daniel Lane NSW captain Moises Henriques conceded it's possible the Sheffield Shield match that starts against Queensland at the SCG on Friday - one-year to the day since Phillip Hughes passed away after being struck by a ball while batting at the ground - could affect some players.
Mark Kenny Bill Shorten will take significantly steeper emissions cuts to the 2016 election than the Turnbull government, ensuring climate change policy will once again be a key battleground issue for voters.
Dramatic vision has emerged of a man driving through the fire ground during a blaze in South Australia that has claimed two lives.
Andrew Wu As cricket embarks on the start of a new era, Kookaburra, the manufacturer of the pink ball to be used for the historic day/night Test, concedes there will be times when players lose sight of the ball.
Sport pictures from the Hawkesbury 20&21 November 2015
The grave containing early pioneers Paul Bushell and David Brown has finally been restored.
Hawkesbury under-16 reps set for big cricket match against Illawarra.
White Ribbon anti-domestic violence Hercules will fly past Colo High in morning.
Mount Druitt man wins Hawkesbury Fishing Classic after enduring storms.
Hawkesbury Mayor fires back at The Hills over Boundary Road.
A group to further tourism opportunities in the Hawkesbury will be created.