Refugee advocates say the situation on Nauru is "out of control", following an alleged attack on two young men by a gang of locals.
Georgina Mitchell A 16-year-old boy was forced to take off his clothes before he was attacked with a knife on a horror 20-minute train trip in Sydney's west, police said.
Louise Hall The heartbroken family of slain police accountant Curtis Cheng have described him as a "kind, gentle and loving" man who "always put his family first".
Anna Patty Commuters are asked to be patient while extensive changes to Sydney's bus routes are introduced.
Georgina Mitchell A top temperature of 35 degrees made the perfect conditions for Sydneysiders to frolic in the surf on Sunday.
Saffron Howden In the ordinary suburban Sydney street where Farhad Khalil Mohammad Jabar lived with his family, the 15-year-old boy hardly existed at all.
Jacob Saulwick When Sydney's new light rail line is finished, hopefully in the next four years, visitors to the city will not only notice a vastly different streetscape.
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Inga Ting A Coffs Harbour man is in hospital in a critical condition after a single punch caused him to fall and hit his head on a pavement on Saturday night.
Mark Kenny Chief Political Correspondent Responding to the latest incidence of politically motivated violence, new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull struck a deliberately different tone from that of his predecessor, Tony Abbott.
Mount Druitt GP Kean-Sing Lim is the 2015 General Practitioner of the Year.