ONE of the five Australian teens allegedly involved in a terrorism plot planned for Anzac Day in Melbourne will seek bail during court hearings next week.
PENSIONERS and retirees have urged the Federal Government to start a major review of all retirement income issues.
A STUDY has revealed up to one in four Australians older than 50 have experienced age discrimination at work in the past two years.
THE nation’s health system is set for a wide shake-up, with Sussan Ley opening the door to a wide review of all Medicare-subsidised tests and treatments.
TONY Abbott will urge Turkish leaders to address the nation’s porous borders in an effort to stop Australians fighting with Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.
TREASURER Joe Hockey has approved the takeover of one of Australia’s biggest engineering firms, John Holland, by a Chinese construction company.
FEDERAL Labor has backed a national taskforce on ice, but warned health and education must be a key part of the Abbott government strategy.
UNIONS are pushing for the minimum wage to be increased by $27 a week, while business wants only a $5-a-week raise in submissions to the annual wage review.
A SENATE inquiry has called on a remodel of the Crime and Corruption Commission and a series of reviews of Newman government-era decisions.
THE Abbott Government, Labor and Palmer United Party combined their votes to pass the controversial data retention bill in parliament last night.