UPDATED | Australia's school curriculum has failed a generation of children and must focus on stretching individual students to improve every year, according to a new report.
Treasurer Scott Morrison is urging Australians to keep a cool head about the big banks after shocking revelations uncovered at the royal commission.
Peter Dutton is staring down fierce criticism from "crazy lefties" as he pushes on with plans to bring white South African farmers into Australia.
Staff at Woolworths-owned pubs are being accused of profiling poker machine users to encourage them to stay longer and gamble more.
Malcolm Turnbull insisted jobs and setting up businesses are crucial to improving the lives of indigenous Australians as he prepared today to hand down the annual Closing the Gap report.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is not backing down from his persistent criticisms of Australian courts after copping a spray from retiring colleague George Brandis.