An architect of the government's new energy policy has played down suggestions the scheme represents a carbon price.
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Michael Koziol, Immigration reporter Thousands of asylum seekers in Australia will now require permission from Immigration Minister Peter Dutton's department if they want to get a pet.
Fergus Hunter A New Zealand MP embroiled in a controversy over his past links to Chinese military intelligence worked as an intern with the Australian Senate's committee on foreign affairs, defence and trade in the 1990s.
Tom McIlroy After a move to the private sector, the former Health boss reflected on success and failure.
The Age has dominated nominations for this year's Walkley Awards for excellence in journalism.
Agron Latifi The transformation from child soldier to lawyer shows no signs of slowing down for Deng Adut.
Nick McKenzie Questions about some Australian military operations in Afghanistan remain.
Mario Christodoulou One of Australia's loudest cheerleaders for the coal industry doesn't actually represent many coal companies, a new report has found.
Felicity Caldwell The pill, which can stop people from contracting HIV, will now be available to 3000 people.