Ricky French From fronting Midnight Oil to the Labor government's environment, heritage and arts portfolios, Peter Garrett has impressed himself on the national consciousness.
Signs Kevin Rudd, Peter Garrett may be called before insulation inquiry as counsel emphasises its powers
Amy Remeikis To those listening closely enough, it might have sounded like a thinly-veiled threat.
Amy Remeikis To those listening close enough, it might have sounded like a thinly veiled threat.
Andrew Darby When the world's last whaling factory ship ,the Nisshin Maru, left the Antarctic at the end of this past summer, it did something different.
Rory Callinan and Marissa Calligeros Former environment minister Peter Garrett has taken responsibility for the Labor government's failed insulation scheme, but revealed prime minister Kevin Rudd refused to approve a change to the...
Heath Aston When Greg Combet faced the royal commission into Labor's home insulation scheme he fought back tears in reflecting on the deaths of four young men.
Amy Remeikis Catherine and Kevin Fuller know what killed their son. Now they want to know how.
Andrew Taylor It is a tale of two Shivas - one cast aside by the National Gallery of Australia only to become the prize exhibit at one of the world's leading museums.
Daniel Hurst An extra $74 million will be channelled into federal government advertising campaigns despite the budget's bleak finances.
Chris Johnston Nhulunby, East Arnhem Land Prime Minister Kevin Rudd is expected to attend a state memorial for Yunupingu to be held on sacred Aboriginal land today.
Chris Johnston The emotional state memorial for Yothu Yindi singer and indigenous educator Yunupingu started and ended with dancing - the Madayin Bungul, by members of his own family, emerging from the Northern...
Chris Johnston The emotional state memorial for Yothu Yindi singer and indigenous educator Yunupingu started and ended with dancing
Daniel Hurst New Education Minister Bill Shorten has played down hopes the federal government will offer significant extra money to win over the states and salvage its $15 billion national school funding reforms.
Ben Cubby The federal government has delayed approval for the construction of the world's biggest coal port in Queensland until after the federal election.
Bernard Zuel, Megan Levy The death of the educator and former singer of Yothu Yindi on Sunday has taken not just an innovator, community man and a worldwide pop star, but what indigenous country singer Troy Cassar Daley...
Tim Colebatch The Labor government oversaw one of the world's best economic performances and then lost its way. Where is Tony Abbott heading?
Michael Gordon and Mark Kenny Kevin Rudd has dumped Julia Gillard's proposed September 14 election date and is weighing up whether to go earlier or delay the poll to maximise his chances of rebuilding public confidence in the...
Michael Gordon Schools Minister Peter Garrett issues warning over funding for indigenous programs.
Bianca Hall Children will begin to be taught sexual education by as young as seven, a Senate estimates hearing was told yesterday.
Jonathan Swan ALL primary students should take compulsory swimming lessons to arrest the ''alarming'' increase in drowning deaths among young people, the Royal Life Saving Society says.