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The NSW-ACT Alcohol Policy Alliance is seeking government help to set up a "community defenders office" that would help residents navigate the alcohol licensing minefield.
Voters have indicated that health policies will heavily influence the election result.
Premier Mike Baird is set to launch a fresh sales pitch for his plan to partially privatise NSW electricity assets by outlining billions of dollars in projects that may be funded by the transaction.
Tony Abbott is set to seize on the most comprehensive study of gender inequality in the workplace to press the case for his signature paid parental leave scheme.
Senior journalists at the ABC were called into a meeting with management on Monday afternoon and told a quarter of them would lose their jobs.
Clive Palmer has welcomed Jacqui Lambie’s resignation from the Palmer United Party describing it as a “good outcome” and one which “pre-empted” any move by the party to force her out.
Former NSW premier Barry O'Farrell has announced he will not recontest his seat of Ku-ring-gai at next year's state election, signalling his exit from state politics after 20 years.
A 14-year-old Islamic State supporter yelled abuse at Christian school students and flew the terrorist group's flag through western Sydney just two days before his family were targeted in sweeping counter-terrorism raids.
Three people were struck by lightning and almost 15,000 homes and businesses lost power across a wide area of Sydney when a fierce thunderstorm hit Sydney on Monday afternoon.