The government's obsession with keeping silent on boat arrivals and turnbacks may come back to bite it.
While some economists say Australia Post should be privatised, many believe it should be allowed to compete with the banks.
Fresh evidence of Indian children being trafficked for adoption in Australia has emerged as the Abbott government flagged a boost in inter-country adoptions.
A program to preserve a rare breed of camels has its roots in Australia.
Justin Standley's resignation letter reads like a classic country music lament. Broke and broken after a year on the road, he wrote, ''I feel that I have gone as far as I can possibly go''. So short of money, he once stole cash from his children's Christmas cards to pay for petrol.
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Almost 150 fines and 2800 formal warning letters were sent to people who threw cigarette butts from cars in the final three months of last year, including while bushfires were raging in the Blue Mountains.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has used his contribution to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, to criticise Labor's stimulus spending during the global financial crisis while also calling on the US to tread carefully as it tapers its own stimulus measures.
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Evidence of fresh water that could potentially have once sustained life has been discovered in an ancient crater on Mars.
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