The Immigration Department is struggling to cope with a massive influx of inquiries about the government's changes to the citizenship test, with callers turned away or placed in lengthy queues.
Michael Koziol Papua New Guinea MP who called Peter Dutton 'ridiculous' was no longer technically an MP after last week's court ruling.
Nick O'Malley Although it was widely written off as an embarrassing failure, One Nation's campaign in the Western Australia election was a considerable victory in which the party positioned itself to seize long-term balance of power in the federal senate, according to a new analysis.
Michael Koziol, Immigration correspondent "His comment that he knows more than we do is ridiculous," says local MP Ron Knight.
Fergus Hunter New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English has criticised the Turnbull government's newly unveiled citizenship changes, expressing concern that tens of thousands of New Zealanders would now have to wait years longer to become Australian citizens.
Andrew Taylor A court has rejected Lennie Meres' attempt to reduce his twin brother's share of their mother's estate.
David Wroe, National Security Correspondent It mightn't seem obvious at first but there's a positive interpretation to North Korea's threatening Australia: it shows they're paying attention and they're feeling pressure.
Kirsty Needham in Beijing, James Massola State newspaper singles out deployment of 1250 marines to claim America is preparing for nuclear war.
Noel Towell Australians soon to have nowhere to hide from their student debts, top tax man warns.
Bhakthi Puvanenthiran Terror threats have severely dampened enthusiasm for this year's ANZAC day proceedings at Gallipoli.