A senior government minister warns against the loose use of the word 'terrorism'.
Stephanie Peatling The same-sex marriage question should be "simple and self-explanatory," the Attorney-General says.
Stephanie Peatling A senior cabinet minister says the best way to counter the views of Pauline Hanson and One Nation is to expose them to "sunlight".
Nicole Hasham Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has announced Labor's new-look front bench, as he seeks to ramp up pressure on the Turnbull government in the next term of Parliament.
Nicole Hasham Penny Wong has been appointed Labor's foreign affairs spokeswoman as Tanya Plibersek moves to head up the party's 'education dream team'.
Nicole Hasham "You're not really Australian because you're brown," Anne Aly was told as an Egyptian-born child growing up amongst white, freckled children in Sydney's western suburbs.
Damien Murphy and Inga Ting Pauline Hanson scored her greatest support in Sydney from voters in the western urban electorate of Lindsay.
Nicole Hasham Those who commit vandalism during an election campaign should "have the book thrown at them", Labor leader Bill Shorten says, after one of his close friends was arrested for allegedly sabotaging the polling booth material of rivals during the election.
Daniel Flitton Kevin Rudd might have "almost no chance", but that's still a far better chance than any Australian has had before of winning the top job in global diplomacy.
Matthew Knott Seated next to Pauline Hanson on the Q&A panel on Monday night, Sam Dastyari decided not to ridicule or attack her. Instead he tried something different. He complimented her.