David Warner is closing in on his third consecutive Test ton, but Australia have little margin for error if they are to avoid a shock defeat.
The barrister for the Sydney student who leaked information about a fashion school scholarship awarded to the Prime Minister's daughter has asked the court to not record a conviction.
The Australian Taxation Office says it has now cut over 500 jobs from its crucial auditing team as it tries to meet the federal government's budget cuts.
MORRIS LURIE, 1938-2014
Australia's Muslim community is gearing up for its largest-ever open day
The rampage of a gunman through Canada's Parliament on Thursday, just two days after a hit-and-run that killed a soldier in Quebec, has presented Australian security agencies with chilling real-life examples of their "worst nightmare" – do-it-yourself jihadism.
A police officer runs with his weapon drawn outside Parliament in Ottawa. Photo: AP
The day's burning issues as seen through the eyes of The Herald's editorial cartoonist.
Active wear has picked up its game and is becoming a lifestyle fashion choice as leggings become dual purpose. Jenna Clarke explains.
A selection of four Gough Whitlam 'archival prints' by leading cartoonists are available.