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Benefits to injured motorists could be slashed

Gary Ulman, president of the Law Society of NSW, says the new Compulsory Third Party scheme would reduce benefits for up ...

Benefits to injured motorists will be slashed under proposed changes to the NSW Green Slip scheme that lawyers warn are potentially harsher than controversial changes the state government made to the workers compensation scheme.

'A total waste of taxpayer money'

Australia's landfill sites are big sources of greenhouse gases that have turned out to be rather lucrative.

The country's biggest operators of landfills have pocketed almost $200 million from the Abbott-Turnbull government's Emissions Reduction Fund without having to prove the funds reduced their greenhouse gas production.

Ziggy's raid on neutrality

Labor says it will move away from Malcolm Turnbull's NBN policy.

The chairman's defiantly partisan attack during an election campaign was exceptional, not the norm.

Visa scammer captured in hidden camera sting

Indian community leader Jasvinder Sidhu knows of dozens of cases of visa corruption - some with a high human cost.

A prominent member of Melbourne's Indian community said he knew of at least 40 Indians who had paid large cash sums to obtain fake skilled and student visas in an effort to get permanent residency.