Australian euthanasia pioneer Philip Nitschke says the passage of Victoria's assisted dying bill will bring "comfort" to many people.
James Massola North Korea has taken the unprecedented step of writing to the Australian Parliament to denounce US President Donald Trump.
Bianca Hall, Fergus Hunter Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has lashed out at the Australian media over suggestions she had damaged her government's ability to work constructively with an incoming Ardern Labour government in New Zealand.
Mark Kenny, National Affairs Editor Former Labor prime minister Paul Keating has reacted angrily to the passage of Victoria's Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill through the state's lower house, branding it "deeply regressive" and an abrogation of "the core instinct to survive".
Doug Dingwall The Immigration department says the union's proposal would drain its cash reserves.
Michael Koziol, Immigration correspondent "The refugees are very worried about the future and extremely scared by this situation."
Jenny Valentish A Carnegie club is providing a lifeline to people who have lost someone to addiction.
Mario Christodoulou When he was defence minister he famously said he wouldn't trust South Australian Submarine makers "to build a canoe", but these days former Senator David Johnston has struck a more conciliatory tone after being hired by a major military naval contractor in Adelaide that's working on submarines.
Adam Gartrell, health correspondent The NDIS is at least a year behind schedule and the rush to catch up has compromised the quality of care.
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Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service attends accidents at Bretti and Nabiac.
"Out of 112 little tern eggs laid last season, only one chick hatched and sadly didn’t survive."
The Manning Great Lakes area recorded the seventh highest surrender of firearms in NSW in the National Firearms ...
Estia Taree residents have achieved success at the Taree Show
A showcase of youth performers and educational workshops will be held in Wingham
A Wingham student had her dream realised when she was called up to the Akoostik stage
See all the action at the Krambach Cup at the Taree Racecourse