Same-sex couples will be able to marry from early January after the Governor-General signed-off new marriage equality laws.
PNG police have stormed the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given hundreds of refugees and asylum seekers an ultimatum to leave.
South Australian senator Nick Xenophon will push for new import laws to ban flammable cladding in the wake of London's deadly Grenfell Tower fire.
The Turnbull Government may have won the support of One Nation for its media ownership reforms but it faces a struggle to convince other crucial Senate crossbenchers.
Malcolm Turnbull has ruled out any further action on same-sex marriage if the High Court strikes down the government's national postal ballot.
Barnaby Joyce believes it is a huge stretch for one of the government's rising stars to have been signed up for Italian citizenship, despite never seeing documents or having been to Italy.