Tens of thousands of wealthy families are choosing to send their children to public and Catholic institutions over private schools, new figures show, as the school funding debate sweeps back into Parliament this week.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent More than $20 million left over from the same-sex marriage postal survey budget should be redirected to mental health and other support services for gay Australians hurt by the campaign, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been told.
James Robertson In Chinese culture, red is the most propitious colour.
Peter Martin Victoria has economic growth of 3.3 per cent, but NSW has recorded the best growth per resident.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent A Queensland solicitor called the police after former One Nation senator turned state election candidate Malcolm Roberts confronted her over bullying allegations levelled against him and his staff.
Peter Hannam Providing a $1 billion loan to underwrite Adani's proposed mega coal mine would "unpick the progress" of the Paris climate agreement.
Eryk Bagshaw An analysis of electorates where more than 40 per cent of the population was born overseas shows they overwhelmingly backed same-sex marriage outside the Western Sydney ring.
David Wroe, National Security Correspondent The Turnbull government has welcomed reports the Islamic State's so-called caliphate has fallen after the liberation of the last militant-held town in Iraq but signalled the group still needs to be fought globally as a terrorist outfit.
David Wroe, James Massola Maverick Nationals MP George Christensen has put Malcolm Turnbull on notice he will defy the government and cross the floor.
By David Wroe The Greens have drawn up a hit list of 25 federal Parliament seats they aim to win over the next generation - including those now held by Malcolm Turnbull and Tony Abbott.