An Australian man has reportedly been killed fighting with Kurdish forces against the Islamic State terror group in Syria.
Georgina Mitchell A man will face court after he allegedly sent racist and offensive messages to senator Nova Peris on Facebook.
Mark Kenny Chief political correspondent A new type of debate is needed. Happily, its elements are already emerging.
Anna Patty As a refugee from Syria looking for work in Australia, Nirary Dacho is neither illiterate nor innumerate. Armed with two university degrees his only barrier to finding a job was his lack of local work experience.
Sean Nicholls April 17, 2012 was a red letter day for Joe Hockey. Fronting the prestigious Institute of economic affairs in London, the future Australian Treasurer delivered his landmark "Age of Entitlement" speech.
Michael Evans Former riot cop, anti Uber activist, Joe Hockey's driver, bankrupt - who is Russell Howarth?
Hannah Ryan It's a feeling others in their mid-thirties might relate to: 60 Minutes has gazed hard into the mirror, and been disappointed with what it saw.
Noel Towell Orders from the Australian Public Service Commission to its workers to stop them speaking out before July's election is a politically motivated over-reach, according to their union.
Jenna Price Callers to the national sexual assault and domestic violence hotline will no longer have guaranteed direct access to experienced trauma counsellors from July 1.
Mark Kenny Chief Political Correspondent Further cuts to spending or increased taxes will be needed after the election to avoid Malcolm Turnbull's ambitious company tax cuts sending the budget backwards.