It may have been indiscreet, but Chris Mitchell's revelations shone a light on the way the levers of power are pulled in this country.
Peter Martin and James Massola The government is sitting on hundreds of pages of evidence and scores submissions about housing affordability that it is unable to process because it let its inquiry lapse.
Peter Hannam Carbon dioxide concentrations are rising at a record rate,
Esther Han Australia ranked 23rd out of 26 countries in a survey of users' satisfaction with high-speed broadband - ahead of only Brazil, Peru and Italy.
Nick Miller Trade minister Stephen Ciobo says Australia will forge ahead on a proposed free trade agreement with Europe, despite the embarrassing collapse of the EU's trade deal with Canada.
Alex Spengler and Izabela Sanchez Five Brazilian farmers have been arrested in connection with a land dispute that is killing the Guarani-Kaiowa indians.
Georgina Mitchell "It's the thing you least expect that can come back."
Stephanie Peatling Only in a family law case can the victim of violence face cross-examination by their alleged abuser. Rosie Batty is calling for changes to the system.
Anna Patty CBA has overhauled its financial literacy program in schools to encourage women to be more financially independent from a younger age so they are empowered to escape domestic violence situations.
The November 2016 Augusta Markets serves as a great lead-in event to the Christmas shopping period.