The number of full-time jobs has surged to the biggest monthly rise in more than 22 years, but Victoria's hard-hit manufacturing has meant that the state missed out on the February jobs bonanza.
The Coalition government is pushing to change the law so that bank tellers can sell an unlimited range of financial products across the counter.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has inserted a new fleet of large unmanned surveillance drones worth up to $3 billion into the last days of the South Australian election, declaring they would operate from a RAAF base on the outskirts of Adelaide.
Manus Island police say they are poised to charge several men with the murder of Reza Barati, the asylum seeker killed in a violent confrontation at the island's detention centre.
The mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft has deepened after authorities in Kuala Lumpur denied a widely circulated United States report that MH370 kept flying for four hours after it vanished from radar, leading US authorities to fear a hijacking.
NSW has emerged as Australia's economic pacesetter with figures showing it officially has the lowest unemployment rate of any state.
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The litany of confusing and contradictory information that has emerged since the disappearance of flight MH370 has humiliated Malaysia Airlines, and exposed the underlying frailties of Malaysian society itself, analysts say.
In a bittersweet development for Nick Auden's family, the "Save Locky's Dad" campaign appears to have expanded access to the potentially life-saving drug he was seeking, just three-and-a-half months after he died.
A Coalition-commissioned inquiry has plumped for a big-brother style "eye in the sky" applying tax to kilometres travelled rather than on fuel.
POLICE are investigating a fire that destroyed a Doonba St, Tamworth, house about 11pm on Easter Saturday.
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