A mentally ill female Iranian refugee at Nauru locked herself in her family's unit and set it alight, her husband says, in an apparent suicide attempt that underscores the ongoing mental harm caused by the Turnbull government's offshore processing regime.
Heath Aston, political correspondent A sitting Labor MP and a Labor candidate on the NSW North Coast have split with their party to back a ban on political donations from miners and all fossil fuel subsidies.
Latika Bourke Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has told American late-night television that Australia's Deputy Prime Minister looks 'somehow inbred with a tomato.'
Marcus Strom Amid political intrigue she thought she was speaking her mind. Her boss had other ideas.
David Wroe Any prosecution in the shooting death of an Australian security guard at the Baghdad embassy would likely have to use an untested law.
Noel Towell Poorest pensioners hit with most of the cuts.
Nicole Hasham The Department of Immigration sought an investigation by the Australian Federal Police which resulted in a whistle-blowing psychiatrist having his phone records accessed, it has emerged.
Matthew Knott Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has moved to avoid an election stoush with the nation's churches by vowing to maintain exemptions for religious organisations from anti-discrimination laws.
Michael Koziol, Political reporter The Victorian branch of the Country Women's Association has become the latest high-profile group to throw its support behind marriage equality.
Nicole Hasham Right group's claims sharpen focus on bipartisan policy of returning so-called "illegal" boat passengers despite fears over their welfare.
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