Bill shock: probably all of us have, at one time or another, felt that jolt of fear on opening a bill and seeing a number divorced from reality. Want to compare notes? How does a power bill of about $10,000 sound?
Matthew Knott Craig Kelly loves art. But one painting hanging on the walls of Parliament House has him fuming.
Bridie Smith and Henrietta Cook Sexual harassment in academia is so entrenched that on multiple occasions Melbourne University physicist Katie Mack has warned students to avoid known perpetrators before they attended conferences, applied for graduate positions or visited departments.
Jane Lee China is a major Australian source for the ingredients used to make the drug ice, a security think-tank says.
Esther Han Food companies are cutting salt, fat and sugar as consumers start to take more notice of health-star ratings.
Kerrie O'Connor, Stan Gorton, Kate Aubusson, Katie Burgess Rescuers could attach floating buoys to a humpback whale calf trapped in a fishing net to prevent it diving.
Julia Medew Health Editor The sexual revolution is producing a new wave of throat and tongue cancers among middle aged people who are falling victim to a rare side effect of the "common cold of sexually transmitted infections".
Benjamin Preiss, Clay Lucas Asian investors in Melbourne's CBD have been "stunned" by new rules restricting skyscraper density in the city centre, a planning consultancy that works extensively with overseas firms building apartment towers has warned.
Peter Hannam The Baird government has raised its energy savings goal 70 per cent by 2020 in a bid to limit rising electricity and gas bills, and save an extra 730,000 tonnes of carbon emission annually by the end of the decade.
Eryk Bagshaw The number of temporary teachers in NSW has increased by 40 per cent in five years, figures show.
"His manipulative and deceitful manner as well as intense egocentrism and narcissism will likely lead to further attempts ...
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