Former Foreign Minister Alexander Downer says Asia could bridge the gap left vacant by United States President Donald Trump.
Chloe Booker, Tom Cowie, Marissa Calligeros Two victims of Friday's Bourke Street attack remain fighting for their lives as a funeral for baby Zachary has been held at a Melbourne Mosque.
Chloe Booker Natashia Corrigan always wanted a "big, chubby baby" but she wasn't expecting to push out a six kilo one on Tuesday.
Nick McKenzie, Farrah Tomazin, Richard Baker The Andrews government was warned in an explosive secret report months before the latest riots in Victoria's youth prisons that the system was spiralling out of control.
Chloe Booker The bomb response unit was conducting safety checks in Eleanor Street, Footscray, late on Tuesday night, a Victoria Police spokeswoman said.
Nick Miller Britain's highest court has ruled that Parliament – not the government – must fire the starting gun for Brexit.
Nick Miller It's many centuries since anyone tried to argue that the Queen's ministers can arbitrarily bypass the representatives of the people. Now they're going to have to deal with them.
Jacob Saulwick New Premier Gladys Berejiklian may be hedging her bets on council amalgamations, but one player in local government is doing well out of the mergers.
Aisha Dow If a developer gets its way, one of Melbourne's last surviving "old-school" pubs, the Great Western Hotel on King Street, will be demolished for apartments.
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