The Research and Development Tax Incentive, a significant chunk of the government's $9 billion of annual support for innovation, is failing to achieve results, lacks accountability and risks becoming unsustainable, according to a review conducted by three senior public servants.
Emily Woods The entire state of South Australia is currently without power.
Matthew Knott Some of Australia's most elite high-fee private schools are receiving taxpayer funding almost three times as generous as they are entitled to while others schools remain grossly underfunded, official Education Department data reveals.
James Massola, Chief Political Reporter Politics has "gone mad", and Australian politicians shouldn't blame a rising tide of anti-Muslim sentiment or opposition to multiculturalism as the main reason, says Labor's finance spokesman.
Adam Gartrell, Amy Remeikis Property developer Sunland donated thousands of dollars to the Coalition in the months after Liberal MP Stuart Robert delivered a controversial speech partly written by the company's lobbyist.
Tom McIlroy Nearly 200 doctors and health workers caring for Australians of diverse sexuality and gender identity have joined calls for the Turnbull government to ditch its planned plebiscite on same-sex marriage.
James Massola, Tom McIlroy Northern Territory Labor senator Malarndirri McCarthy has become the first politician to list ownership of traditional Indigenous lands as part of declarations of interest for federal Parliament.
Michael Gordon Former Israeli leader Shimon Peres' political career spanned six decades and included working with no fewer than 10 American presidents.
Michael Koziol, Political reporter Pilots are calling on the Turnbull government to overturn new drone regulations that come into effect on Thursday, warning they risk catastrophic collisions with commercial aircraft and helicopters.
Lia Timson Former Israeli president Shimon Peres has passed away at age 93.
Female undergraduates or honours students at the University who are resident of the Newcastle are eligible for the ...
This 18-month-old custom-built house at West Wallsend is well proportioned for a modern lifestyle and the needs of ...
Whales, wildflowers and spotlighting walks to keep the kids amused these spring holidays.
Delightfully Fresh Organics delivering at Newcastle City Farmers Markets.
The first of Newcastle's small bars set to reopen its doors after stunning renovation.
Catch some live music this week.
Edible blood and slime tunnels on the agenda for HMRI's biggest ever open day.