Audit says federal APS departments are ineffective in managing underperforming staff.
Michael Gordon They came a very long way to ignite a conversation with dance and a resolute message of quiet determination.
James Massola Senior ALP figure "can see his last chance to be leader slipping away", say critics.
Adam Gartrell, Industrial Relations Correspondent Phoenix activity costs the economy billions of dollars a year, but little is done to stop it.
Heath Aston The delivery time frame for the Snowy Mountains scheme has been increased by two years.
David Wroe, national security correspondent The old guard of the RSL NSW has been dramatically swept from power amid a series of financial scandals.
Amy Remeikis As Canberra swelled with politicians filing in for budget estimates, there was one notable absence.
Australia has never been wealthier but the Salvation Army's annual Economic and Social Impact Survey shows many families are being left behind.
Michael Koziol, immigration reporter "I don't know whether Andrew Bolt actually has possession of the footage. I certainly haven't shared it with him."
Michael Koziol, Political reporter The death has sparked one Liberal MP to insist marriage equality can no longer "be continually kicked down the road".
NATIONAL: The Fairfax front pages from across the nation.
A new day dawns on Manchester the day after a deadly attack at an Ariana Grande concert.