In a stunning repudiation, the indigenous convention rejected the idea of acknowledging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in the constitution.
Fergus Hunter The scheme, currently ruled out by the Turnbull government, could be the most effective policy to achieve cuts in greenhouse gas emissions.
Matthew Knott Funding increases for needy schools would be fast-tracked and tightwad state governments penalised under a plan offering a potential circuit-breaker for the Turnbull government's bid to create a new school funding model.
Adam Gartrell, Health Correspondent Bill Shorten says the Coalition's thaw in the Medicare rebate freeze is "cash for no comment".
Mark Kenny, National Affairs Editor For Hanson being outed as bigotry's uncritical conduit was less revelation and more like hitting a brick wall.
Mark Kenny The community must confront one issue, lest police once again allow inaction to play the predominant role in the outcome.
Michael Koziol, Legal affairs reporter The Australian Human Rights Commission president seems to prompt politicians to embarrass themselves.
Matthew Knott Private education sector says more than 400 of its schools would be worse off under funding shift.
Amy Remeikis Coalition says frameworks in the NDIS will address abuse concerns.
Michael Koziol, Immigration correspondent ASIO chief Duncan Lewis also warned the terror threat would persist: "We don't see this finishing any time soon."