Even government MPs say they are "deeply unimpressed" with the Immigration Department.
Stephanie Gardiner With a secret succession plan, allegations of bitter hatred, and revenge, the halls of the NSW Labor Party headquarters were more like a Shakespearean stage in mid-2015.
James Massola, Chief Political Correspondent More voters back the Turnbull government's $50 billion plan to cut company taxes than oppose it, in findings the Coalition will seize on ahead of a decisive Senate vote this week.
David Wroe, national security correspondent Australian combat aircraft were not involved in an airstrike against Islamic State militants that allegedly killed at least dozens of civilians in the Iraqi city of Mosul, Defence Minister Marise Payne has said.
Rachel Olding A car has flipped on the approach to the Sydney Harbour Bridge, causing minor traffic delays in both directions.
Lisa Visentin and Jacob Saulwick The Berejiklian government's remaining council merger plans have been thrown into upheaval after a NSW Court of Appeal ruling.
Tom McIlroy The federal government has offered to open access to protected forests and review the status of an endangered native possum as part of an appeal to save Victoria's Heyfield timber mill from closing.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has directed the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to conduct a major review of electricity retailers.
Daniel Flitton The brutal murder of Iranian asylum seeker Reza Barati at the Manus Island detention camp has been dramatised in a new play staged in the Iranian capital Tehran.
Mark Kenny, national affairs editor The PM badly needs clean air and real traction or colleagues will return to discussing their alternative driver options.
Balloons continue to entangle our marine life and beach goer Judith Conning is fed up.
Up to 120 residents in Bulahdelah are experiencing a Telstra outage.
Thousands visit Manning Hospital emergency department every month. Changes have seen staff improve service times.
Why publicly decrying low rates of vaccination among adults is asking for trouble.
The Dorsal Club 2 club ocean swim will be held in early April
The Forster Tuncurry Hawks rugby league preseason game was cancelled after Harry Elliott Oval copped a drenching.
Independently-owned services stations in Forster are set to be visited by SafeWork NSW in an effort to make ...