Sydney is in line to be among a small group of cities selected by US ride-sharing giant Uber to be part of a futuristic trial of flying vehicles.
Tom McIlroy Former Communications Department boss will be part of the NBN Co board from this month.
Pallavi Singhal Teachers are being told not to sign a confidentiality agreement covering question testing for NAPLAN online which is under way in hundreds of schools this month, in preparation for the move away from the pen and paper exam starting next year.
Holly Monery The owners of the Melita Honey Farm in Tasmania will have their home auctioned in three weeks after failing to pay their council rates since 2010 because they believe the land is owned by God.
Tom McIlroy Despite a change of heart from the government, 30 climate scientists were made redundant from the CSIRO.
Latika Bourke Attorney-General George Brandis says his colleague Barnaby Joyce will escape disqualification from Parliament despite holding New Zealand citizenship in breach of the constitution, because Mr Joyce was unaware of his dual-citizen status.
Kate Aubusson Paying for a return flight to Adelaide for a hip replacement would, in many cases, be cheaper than seeing a Sydney surgeon.
Stephanie Gardiner Suong Nguyen was "scared" of a woman wearing a niqab when she banged on her car door, told her to take off her mask, and called her a terrorist.
Michael Chammas The romantics want to see the prodigal son return home, but that ship has sailed.
Peter Hannam Australia's biggest coal-fired power stations are permitted to dump toxic pollutants on nearby populations far in excess of overseas counterparts, even those in China, a survey by Environmental Justice Australia reveals.