Latest ACT News
Noel Towell, John Garnaut and David Wroe 1:36 AM The government denies manipulating figures as criticism of its ADF pay back down grows.
Tom McIlroy 11:30 PM Air New Zealand says it has no plans to schedule flights to Canberra Airport.
9:46 PM Leading women recognised for contribution to Canberra.
Tom McIlroy 11:30 PM The opposition has accused the ACT government of squandering taxpayers' money on a cardboard model tram costing more than $11,000 and used to promote the light rail project.
Emma Kelly 11:30 PM Six-month-old Edgar Larkin could easily live to 94 but his children may well make a century.
Billy Zane eyes House of Cards-style TV series, art exhibition in Canberra as Blue World Order wraps filming
Primrose Riordan 7:56 PM Hollywood star Billy Zane has vowed to return to Canberra after shooting a film in the ACT
Henry Belot 11:00 PM ACT firefighters have been advised to take precautions handling their uniforms.
Christopher Knaus 11:30 PM The ACT government has been urged to fund indigenous justice services after the closure of the Aboriginal Justice Centre last year.
Emma Kelly 11:00 PM The $8 million Snow Centre for Education in the Asian Century aims to lead the Australian education's "biggest challenge".
Janet Wilson 6:55 PM Four remarkable people were involved in the conception of Reflections on Gallipoli.
6:54 PM What's on where and when for arts in Canberra this week.
Henry Belot 11:30 PM Women who smoke cigarettes while pregnant are putting their daughters at risk of developing ovarian and breast cancer, according to new research from the Australian National University.
6:15 PM A large hazard reduction burn across the border is spreading smoke across the capital.
5:26 PM A fake police car clad with emergency lights and a blaring siren has been caught after driving dangerously and trying to pull over another driver in Canberra's north.
Philip Dorling 5:25 PM News today that Australia’s electronic espionage agency has been targeting Indonesian communications isn’t in itself much of a surprise.
Christopher Knaus 5:13 PM Politicians have been urged to end the blight of domestic violence in Australia, for the sake of Tara Costigan’s three children and the thousands of women attacked each year.
5:02 PM About 400 Defence staff have been evacuated from the Russell Offices Thursday afternoon thanks to a bad stench sparked by microwaved food.
Jane Freebury 3:48 PM Margot Robbie and Will Smith look like they really should be together.
Jim Schembri 3:47 PM Big names can't save this routine comedy.
Christopher Knaus 2:26 PM A man who broke into his wife's home and raped her after a break-up wanted to show his "power and control" over her, a court has heard.
Michael Inman 1:27 PM A Forrest man thwarted the territory’s drug testing regime by abstaining before analysis, a court has heard.
Kate Kingsmill 11:53 AM Former Irish electrician Jason Byrne does lunatic stand-up comedy and was once in a movie - blink and you'll miss him - with Bono.
10:58 AM Music highlights for the coming week include Judith Lucy, Sky Fire, the Canberra Comedy Festival and Dan Sultan.
11:00 PM Lou from Alpine answers questions from On the Road.