Peter Dutton is standing by his claims about what sparked a rampage on Manus Island, dismissing alternative accounts as "the Twitter version".
James Massola, chief political correspondent Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has stepped in to defend Tony Abbott, calling on his Liberal Party colleagues to show respect to the former prime minister.
James Massola, Kirsty Needham Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has delivered a blistering rebuke to the North Korean regime, suggesting it should spend money on the welfare of its citizens, not weapons of mass destruction.
James Robertson Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has won plaudits from America for upping his rhetorical pressure on China to rein in North Korea after talks with American Vice-President Mike Pence focused on reaffirming American-Australian relations.
Amy Remeikis Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has taken to social media to promote his citizenship push and migrant worker crackdown, as the government works on selling its "Australia first" agenda.
Amy Remeikis The Labor Environment Action Network has drafted a policy which would put a ban on any public funds being used to subsidise the fossil fuel industry and shift communities reliant on mining into other industries.
Amy Remeikis and Judith Ireland Eight days into Financial Services Minister Kelly O'Dwyer's maternity leave, vexed Victorian Liberals have moved to replace her.
James Robertson American Vice-President Mike Pence has arrived at Kirribilli House amid tight security.
Adam Gartrell, Tom McIlroy When Fairfax Media asked MPs to talk about their investment properties, an email went out telling them not to cooperate.
Anna Patty, Workplace Editor There was tellingly little outcry from business groups as the government announced its 457 visa changes.