Australians overwhelmingly believe keeping asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru indefinitely is cruel, but are evenly split on whether they should be resettled in Australia, a survey has found.
Mark Kenny chief political correspondent Downgrading the US alliance would force Australia to fund far more of its own defence spending.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent The controversy surrounding Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Australia has intensified.
Fergus Hunter, Tom McIlroy Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has reiterated his support for the introduction of four-year, fixed parliamentary terms following the preparation of legislation to bring about the constitutional change.
Matthew Knott Angela Zena Hadchiti had dared to hope the abuse was over.
Latika Bourke The Coalition MP tasked with tackling Australia's housing affordability problems has said a "highly paid job" is the "first step" to owning a home during an interview on Monday night.
Daniel Flitton US seeks to soothe relations with allies bruised in the early days of the Trump administration.
James Massola Australia's federal politicians should be elected for fixed, four year terms to fix the one glaring structural weakness in our political system, Liberal MP David Coleman says.
Georgina Mitchell George Brandis has defended Australia's refugee deal with the United States, affirming it is still going ahead after Malcolm Turnbull's now-infamous phone call with Donald Trump.
Heath Aston The Turnbull government would likely feel an electoral backlash in marginal seats if Sunday penalty rates are cut, polling suggests.