Former Australian foreign minister Bob Carr says he is making representations in Beijing and Canberra about the case of Sydney academic Feng Chongyi.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent Even government MPs say they are "deeply unimpressed" with the Immigration Department.
James Massola, Chief Political Correspondent More voters back the Turnbull government's $50 billion plan to cut company taxes than oppose it, in findings the Coalition will seize on ahead of a decisive Senate vote this week.
David Wroe, national security correspondent Australian combat aircraft were not involved in an airstrike against Islamic State militants that allegedly killed at least dozens of civilians in the Iraqi city of Mosul, Defence Minister Marise Payne has said.
Paul McGeough Measured against past meltdowns, Friday's humiliating healthcare defeat should have sparked savage finger-pointing and name calling. Instead, the White House is quiet.
Tom McIlroy The federal government has offered to open access to protected forests and review the status of an endangered native possum as part of an appeal to save Victoria's Heyfield timber mill from closing.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has directed the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to conduct a major review of electricity retailers.