Many experts are arguing we should rethink our departure from Afghanistan.
Bevan Shields and James Massola A federal Liberal National MP has refused to say whether Tony Abbott should remain Prime Minister in the clearest sign yet the Queensland election massacre will trigger open warfare inside the Coalition.
Matthew Knott The government's plan to double the amount of prime-time ads on SBS is likely to depend on Senate crossbenchers' votes.
Jenna Price Rosie Batty has questioned the government's double standard undervaluing the roles axed workers play in front line community services. Jenna Price reports.
James Massola Tony Abbott's leadershjp has suffered a series of devastating body blows, with a former cabinet minister colleague weighing a leadership tilt, Queensland state government counterparts suffering an electoral bloodbath and a disastrous new poll showing he trails 57-43 in the two party-preferred vote.
James Massola, Amy Remeikis Queensland Premier Campbell Newman is poised to lose his seat while his Liberal National Party experienced an extraordinary backlash from voters as Labor secured massive swings in the state election campaign.
Michael Gordon Tony Abbott has a new title and it sure ain't a knighthood. He is now the Liberal Party's wrecking ball, leaving a trail of destruction across the nation.
James Massola, Matthew Knott Former Howard government cabinet minister Mal Brough is being urged to challenge Tony Abbott for the prime ministership as a stalking horse for alternative leaders such as Julie Bishop or Malcolm Turnbull.
James Massola EXCLUSIVE
Matthew Knott New Social Services Minister Scott Morrison has shelved changes aimed at tackling "child-swapping" rorts in family day care centres, days before they were to come into force.