Anna Patty NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell has appointed Anthony Roberts as the new Resources and Energy Minister and Stuart Ayres as the Fair Trading Minister and the minister assisting him on Western Sydney.
Josephine Tovey The pentecostal Christian school chosen by Tony Abbott as the site of his education policy launch has decided to review its policy declaring homosexuality an abomination just hours after the...
Anne Tarasov A 22-year-old man was arrested at Sydney Airport today over a brawl at a Penrith shopping centre last month.
Liberals see next month's byelection as a great chance to snare a long-held Labor seat, writes Sean Nicholls.
Heath Aston STATE Liberal candidate for Penrith Stuart Ayres has been gifted an early free kick by Labor in his bid for byelection victory.
Anna Patty Premier Barry O'Farrell has ruled out a major reshuffle of his cabinet despite pressure from backbenchers who are eager for broader change.
Anna Patty Energy and Resources Minister Chris Hartcher has resigned from the NSW government cabinet in response to a corruption inquiry.
Leesha McKenny Only two units across Sydney's most affordable suburbs could be bought by average families without falling into mortgage stress, an analysis of new dwellings in this week's property listings has...
Anna Patty Restrictions on alcohol sales at licensed venues in Newcastle should not be viewed as a panacea for alcohol-fuelled violence around the state, says Hospitality Minister George Souris.
A man has been charged with the stabbing murder of a man in Sydney's east.
John Saxby, Andrew Taylor Hania Radvan has no qualms about accepting money from James Packer or his casino's Crown Resorts Foundation.
A self-styled sheikh who sent offensive letters to the families of dead Australian soldiers has faced court in connection to the death of a woman.
Natasha Wallace A group of school campers were rescued after dangerously high Nepean river levels threatened to trap them after ferocious storms lashed Sydney overnight.
Adrian Proszenko The teenager at the centre of a vicious rugby league brawl at North Richmond this year has been charged with affray and assault.
Sean Nicholls Labor's planning spokesman Luke Foley has called for a high-powered commission of ''eminent persons'' to oversee Sydney's growth, with a focus on western Sydney, where he says a second airport must...
Kim Arlington They are up before the sun, climbing into the car in their pyjamas, still sleepy as they head for the coast.
Tim Barlass, Lucy Carroll Fires were threatening more homes in Blue Mountains villages on Saturday as western Sydney faced blisteringly hot weather forecasts and residents from devastated towns came to terms with the loss of...
Sean Nicholls Senior Labor figures are warning it would be ''crazy'' for anyone to launch a challenge against Opposition Leader John Robertson following a record byelection win in the state seat of Miranda on...
Nick Ralston State of emergency declared as bushfire conditions worsen Entire Blue Mountains area could come under threat: RFS Residents angry at mixed messages on evacuation
Josephine Tovey The bushfire threat continues in the Blue Mountains as Sydney is blanketed in smoke.