More than half of Australia's young adults have done unpaid work as part of an internship or a job trial raising questions about the need for greater regulation of unpaid work.
Eryk Bagshaw The figures come as spiralling taxpayer-funded student loans look set to blow out to $11.1 billion a year by 2026.
Sean Nicholls The union argues the former Nationals leader should remain in the interests of continuity.
Isobel Cootes A 60-year-old man has died after his motorcycle collided with a 4WD south of Taree on Tuesday night.
Jorge Branco Embattled Tigerair deserves a "spanking" for its handling of Bali flight cancellations, according to a disgruntled customer missing work as a result of delays.
Georgina Connery, Kimberley Le Lievre and James Hall The Currandooley fire burning out of control near Taylors Creek Road at Tarago has wiped out more than 2450ha, killed livestock and destroyed at least one home, .
Melanie Kembrey A man accused of a stabbing murder in inner city Sydney was living in refuge accommodation and was on bail for an alleged assault earlier this month, court documents show.
Rachel Olding A farming family from tiny Riverina town of Barellan is again in mourning following their second tragedy in just two weeks.
Kate Aubusson Two people are in a stable condition in Blacktown Hospital after they contracted a rare flesh-eating bacteria overseas.
Cameron Atfield Former One Nation senator Rod Culleton's woes have shown no sign of abating, with the Queensland Police Service confirming it was still dealing with allegations he attempted to pervert the course of justice and threatened a Cairns magistrate.