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Labor to examine Daniel Andrew's CFA scandal as part of 2016 federal election loss review

Two seats — the Liberal-held electorates of Herbert in Queensland and Hindmarsh in South Australia — are too close to call. National Party MPs met...

Deakin Liberal MP Michael Sukkar promises $500000 to redevelop Morton Park if Coalition re-elected

... Liberal MP Michael Sukkar, player Sam Macaulay, life member Ron Eade, and Blackburn Cricket Club president Scott Hamilton are all smiles after the Coalition's...

Federal Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison treads softly toward election

It's the kind of interventionist scheme that would make Victoria's Labor Premier Daniel Andrews proud. There's also a bunch of nip-and-tuck savings measures that will...

Boy from the bush is a hot chance for Murray

Which is what Murray will be. Before Drum's announcement, the hottest electorate in Australia in the looming federal election was to be deputy prime minister...

Cracks are showing in transport piggy bank impasse

That means eastern suburban Liberal MPs Jason Wood, Michael Sukkar, Alan Tudge, Tony Smith and Greg Hunt will continue to campaign for it to be...

Vile attack on Peta Credlin and Tony Abbott stinks of hypocrisy

... her bottom. And to put a label on the smear, Savva quotes NSW Liberal conservative Concetta Fierravanti-Wells telling Abbott last year he had to...

Dane Swan's pub neighbours lose out too

Swan, who on Friday will attend Collingwood's best and fairest before the next day flying with partner Taylor Wilson to Bali for teammate Scott Pendlebury's...

Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer's lavish wedding - but at what cost?

Fellow councillor Irene Simms labelled Mr Mehajer's behaviour as appalling and said she had received “a large number” of complaints from residents about the road...

Higgins MP Kelly O'Dwyer feels equal rights heat as she prepares to face gay ...

Some Liberal strategists fear the seat of Higgins may face a similar fate to the state seat of Prahran, where sitting Liberal Clem Newton-Brown —...

Victorian backbencher Tony Smith jostling to replace departing Speaker

Mr Smith, the member for Casey, around Victoria's Yarra Valley, is believed to have the backing of a number of senior ministers, who view him...

Darcey Freeman thrown from the West Gate Bridge in horrifying murder that ...

... pay their last respects to some of the 23 soldiers who died when part of their barracks collapsed near the city on Sunday night.

Round 12 AFL teams 2015: Nick Dal Santo fit, Caleb Marchbank, Jack Steele to ...

The club continues to take a conservative approach to the management of Jimmy Bartel and Mitch Clark. Sam Blease is one of four additions to...

Transgender athletes who rocked pro sport

A keen tennis player from a young age, Richards rekindled her love for tennis after the surgery and began competing in amateur tennis tournaments. Quickly...

Gary Ablett will make his long-awaited return from shoulder surgery against ...

FREMANTLE coach Ross Lyon revealed today Tendai Mzungu would sit out Sunday's season opener with the Dockers taking a conservative approach with the creative midfielder.

Sinead O'Connor is odd but she led the way on child abuse by priests

Nonetheless, O'Connor's funereal version — all five dreary minutes and 10 seconds of it — saw daylight at a uniquely fallow time for the music...

Liberal soul with a heart of gold

China — pro. This ideological inversion puzzled Greg Sheridan, foreign affairs editor of The Australian, who in a brilliant piece noted: “The astonishing political migration...

Fraser was full of humanity and heart

Former conservative Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser, who led the country from 1975 to 1983, dies at the age of 84. Yiming Woo .... Greg...

Up to 60 youths in street battle that left one teen with multiple stab wounds

Dandenong CIU detective Senior Constable Ben Gordon said no one had been charged, but police were appealing for witnesses. “It's not a good thing to...

Johnny Depp is in Australia shooting Pirates of the Caribbean 5. Source: Supplied

Others including Kate Miller-Heidke, Steve Kilbey, Rob Hirst, Jenny Morris, Steve Balbi and Amanda Brown participated in a candlelight vigil in Martin Place in January.

Prime Minister Tony Abbott celebrates first year in office

This was a man elected by just one vote to lead the Liberal Party back in 2009 — a divisive, conservative character whose legion of...

Best bets for Wednesday's major race meetings across Australia

CANTERBURY. John Davis. Race 3, No. 9. WAR AFFAIR. Drifted in the market on debut but there was a lot to like about his sound...

The Eastern Football League is up and about with all four divisions in finals mode

Senior elimination final. Blackburn 4.5-29 6.6-42 7.9-51 7.10-52. Balwyn 2.0-12 5.2-32 7.2-44 11.8-74. Blackburn Goal Kickers: J. Hammond 3, B. Fraser 2, H. O''Farrell 2...

Round 23 Barometer: Essendon star Dyson Heppell put through his paces ...

On last week's performance Matt Jones and Dean Kent could get the chop. Colin Garland is in .... ON THE CUSP: Dustin Martin is set...

The Barometer: check out who is hot and who is hurt ahead of the AFL's ...

Scott Thompson (back/hamstring) test. Dave McKay (concussion) test. ON THE BLOCK: Luke Brown and Charlie Cameron are the most vulnerable. ON THE CUSP: Scott Thompson...

Magistrate ponders Slipper's cabs

"Once they went into each of those locations ... your honour has absolutely no evidence as to what Mr Slipper was doing or saying," Dr...

Recap what you missed on the Monday night footy TV smorgasbord

FLETCHER IS FINISHED: BRERETON. THOMPSON was ... The Essendon coach said what Fletcher does next season is “completely up to” the veteran. “He might decide...

The AFL Barometer: Who's hot, who's not and who's in line for selection in ...

Matthew Pavlich starred in his milestone game kicking 3.3 while David Mundy and Stephen Hill got plenty of it around the stoppages. Hayden Ballantyne fired...

Half of Australia's families pay no net tax

Modelling by NRMA for The Daily Telegraph shows an average motorist driving a Ford Falcon from Penrith, in the key marginal Liberal seat of Lindsay,...

One spur-of-the-moment hug after a mass shooting brought gun bans and ...

Later, the nation watched, paused and gulped at images beamed from a memorial service at St David's Cathedral in Hobart. There, Howard met Dr Bryan...

Melbourne International Comedy Festival: Red Bastard, Michael Winslow and ...

American conservative culture and politics may be scary, but we are without doubt battling a conservatism of our own. Asking for It runs until April...

Melbourne International Comedy Festival: The 13-Storey Treehouse

American conservative culture and politics may be scary, but we are without doubt battling a conservatism of our own. Asking for It runs until April...

Melbourne International Comedy Festival: A One Lady Rape About Comedy ...

American conservative culture and politics may be scary, but we are without doubt battling a conservatism of our own. Asking for It runs until April...

Liberal MP Nick Kotsiras is retiring at the state election after 15 years in ...

Liberal MP Nick Kotsiras is retiring at the state election after 15 years in the job. Source: News Limited. THE Napthine ... And in a...