"The great risk is that law-abiding firearm owners will feel they haven't been consulted. They'll feel policymakers and lawmakers are making decisions in areas they don't fully understand."
Matthew Knott Just four days into the job, it was clear Michelle Guthrie was in for a bumpy start as managing director of the ABC.
Tom McIlroy Australia's political campaign laws could be changed to require all election materials carry authorisation statements, including text messages and social media posts.
Nassim Khadem, Edmund Tadros A showdown between the Australian Taxation Office and the nation's largest companies including Chevron, Crown and BHP Billiton is looming as the tax man hit seven large companies with tax bills amounting to $2 billion in revenue.
Peter Martin Labor has questioned the bona fides of a report apparently commissioned by the Treasury that plays down the role of big government spending in helping Australia survive global financial crisis.
Noel Towell The union has cried foul over the ballot of nearly 2000 workers in the office of federal politicians, alleging that many were unfairly denied the right to vote.
Timna Jacks Agencies guarding sensitive VCE data have been called "incompetent", after schools were sent inaccurate information about students affected by an unprecedented student data leak.
Noel Towell 'Barnaby's feathering his own nest.'
Rachel Browne Nearly one quarter of the world's children live in countries afflicted by war or disaster, according to new figures from UNICEF.
Adam Morton The irony of the hysterical attack by some MPs is that by ensuring the scheme isn't on the table they are likely to further aggravate the problems they describe in doomsday language.
Tasmania Police is at the scene.
The state government's plan to have two new Spirit of Tasmania vessels on the water by 2023 has ...
The equipment is placed outside the visitor centre and will be utilised by children visiting the facility.
Northern Tasmanians have decked their homes in decorations and lights for Christmas.
Check out the glamorous Christmas light displays across Northern Tasmania.
A week of government business enterprise hearings has concluded with a three-hour examination of Forestry Tasmania.
An American man faces deportation after being convicted of indecent assault in Launceston Supreme Court.