A mentally ill female Iranian refugee at Nauru locked herself in her family's unit and set it alight, her husband says, in an apparent suicide attempt that underscores the ongoing mental harm caused by the Turnbull government's offshore processing regime.
Peter Martin The tally of costings released at the end of a campaign almost always adds up and always puts the budget slightly ahead.
Heath Aston, political correspondent A sitting Labor MP and a Labor candidate on the NSW North Coast have split with their party to back a ban on political donations from miners and all fossil fuel subsidies.
Anna Patty Indian Consulate driver Hitender Kumar would not clear out some office files or even hang a picture of Mahatma Gandhi without written instructions from his boss. When his employer sacked him, he retaliated.
Latika Bourke Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has told American late-night television that Australia's Deputy Prime Minister looks 'somehow inbred with a tomato.'
Marcus Strom Amid political intrigue she thought she was speaking her mind. Her boss had other ideas.
David Wroe Any prosecution in the shooting death of an Australian security guard at the Baghdad embassy would likely have to use an untested law.
Noel Towell Poorest pensioners hit with most of the cuts.
Nicole Hasham The Department of Immigration sought an investigation by the Australian Federal Police which resulted in a whistle-blowing psychiatrist having his phone records accessed, it has emerged.
Matthew Knott Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has moved to avoid an election stoush with the nation's churches by vowing to maintain exemptions for religious organisations from anti-discrimination laws.
Hawkesbury schools to take part in 100-day steer-raising challenge.
A two-car collision Tuesday afternoon at Grose Vale resulted in multiple injuries.
Five hazard reductions last week and one this week may see the end of burn-offs for the season.
The Windsor Wolves want as many past players, coaches, officials and administrators as possible to attend their reunion ...
An accident near Windsor Bridge has closed traffic in both directions.
A man has been taken to hospital after his home was destroyed by fire this morning.