6:09pm The brother of a Perth-born man jailed in Saudi Arabia on terrorist-related offences has met with the Australian embassy in the country to find out why local authorities want to question him.
4:39pm Australia's most senior Catholic has been urged to face up to child sex crimes committed by members of the church and to apologise when he fronts a parliamentary inquiry on Monday.
12:35pm Federal Trade Minister Craig Emerson says Ford’s plan to stop building cars in Australia doesn’t spell the end of vehicle production domestically.
12:19pm Victims rights advocates want to see Cardinal George Pell held to account for crimes committed against children by members of the Catholic church when he fronts Victoria’s child sex abuse inquiry on Monday.
8:33am Rona Newton-John, the older sister of Olivia Newton-John, has died in the US.The 70-year-old British-born and Melbourne-raised model and actress was diagnosed with brain cancer last month.
SCOTT HANNAFORD Sir David Attenborough has not given up on us saving the planet, writes Scott Hannaford.
NICKY PHILLIPS Biobanks play a front-line role against disease.
Tim Barlass PTSD hits female soldiers just as hard as it hits men, but attention given to Australia's returned servicewomen is scant compared with that given to male colleagues.
NICK RALSTON A new commission into the not-for-profit sector is keeping busy, Nick Ralston reports.
MICHAEL GORDON Schools Minister Peter Garrett issues warning over funding for indigenous programs.
LARISSA NICHOLSON The relative of a Canadian missing in Koscuiszko National Park has offered a $10,000 reward.
DANIEL FLITTON How do you prove your mother is indeed your mother without a birth certificate?
TOM MCILROY Some non-government schools remain homophobic, according to former High Court Justice.
LARISSA NICHOLSON They are hated by smokers, show graphic pictures of rotting limbs and diseased eyeballs.
LARISSA NICHOLSON Imagine feeling pain and not being upset by it, or running a marathon and not feeling tired.
Nicole Hasham Parks and bushland encourage people to exercise harder and more often, study finds.
Tim Barlass Female veterans are not receiving help following sexual harassment and trauma, study finds.
Julia Medew and Mark Hawthorne Food manufacturers want to increase the amount of gluten allowed in ''gluten-free'' foods.
CHRIS JOHNSON Several Liberal MPs plan to publicly defy the party line by attending an anti-wind farm rally.
SCOTT HANNAFORD 11:28pm One of the world’s leading naturalists, Sir David Attenborough, has cautioned Australia against pursuing further population growth, labelling an unlimited expansion a kind of madness.
Cameron Atfield Opinion An emotional week has ended on a high note for former Liberal National Party state treasurer Barry O’Sullivan, who is set to take outgoing Barnaby Joyce’s seat in the Senate.
RACHEL BROWNE More than 100,000 volunteers will spend this weekend knocking on doors to help the Salvation Army address Australia's rising rate of poverty.
MARK BAKER Aboriginal leaders have warned of a crisis in the justice system with an explosion in the black prison population, a spike in the number of juveniles being detained and continuing high numbers of deaths in custody.
Heath Aston and Colin Kruger An unmistakable message for government is now emerging: Stop this now.
Damien Murphy There was something about Hazel Hawke that made Australians want to reach out and protect her.
Mark Baker Two young Aboriginal men share a terrible bond: the fate of each has become a shameful landmark.
RICK FENELEY Condemned to a ''life sentence'', in the words of his wife, Matt Joyce will plead with Dubai authorities to extend his bail while he appeals against a 10-year jail term and $25 million fine for property fraud.
TIM COLEBATCH A rising dollar and a strong competitor unsettled the sector.
GEORGIA WILKINS Almost two-thirds of Australia's top 100 companies listed on the sharemarket have subsidiaries in tax havens or low-tax jurisdictions, a new report shows.
AMY CORDEROY General practitioners are receiving government-mandated training by doctors who claim vaccines are linked to autism and temper tantrums can be treated by delaying immunisation.