East Timor independence hero says refusal to deal on sea border hurts Australia's reputation.
James Massola Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has put any changes to the GST on the political back burner, ruling out changes to the consumption tax for at least three years if his government is re-elected.
Peter Hannam Labor faces 'a litmus test' of its support of renewable energy after it emerged that a Shorten government would book $1 billion of the savings cut from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency by the Coalition.
James Massola, Nicole Hasham, Josh Gordon Education funding is shaping up as a key election issue, with Treasurer Scott Morrison says the federal government's promise of an extra $1.2 billion for schools is "real money" that will be paid for by savings in other areas.
Nicole Hasham A close friend of a refugee who died after setting himself alight at Nauru has slammed the delay in specialist medical treatment, claiming the Turnbull Government is responsible for the man's death.
Adam Gartrell Eighty of the 100 Australian postcodes that benefit the most from negative gearing are represented by federal Coalition MPs.
Adam Gartrell Tony Abbott has told his local constituents he's still got a "fire in the belly".
David Wroe The standing joke about French submarines used to be that they were as noisy as Britain's 19th century Great Western Railway.
Deborah Snow Scott Morrison once planned to make Malcolm Turnbull the NSW state Liberal leader
Bianca Hall Australia has sent at least two refugee women for pregnancy terminations at Pacific International Hospital in Port Moresby, it was revealed on Friday.