The private member's bill comes after the death of Teresa Bradford, who was killed by her estranged husband inside her Gold Coast home in January.
Police are pushing for restrictions on the sale of spirits and full strength beer in Port Hedland, but the alcohol industry wants a trial of the Commonwealth's cashless welfare card first.
A British MP whose brother was killed in the 2002 Bali attacks is being hailed as a hero after rushing to give mouth to mouth to a dying policeman outside the Houses of Parliament.
Ahead of tomorrow night's revival of the opera Carmen on Sydney Harbour, all the drama is off the stage with the production's original creative team saying they "cannot guarantee the work's integrity".
Senate crossbencher Derryn Hinch believes the Federal Government is poised to dump the most expensive part of its $48 billion company tax cut bill.
Security around Canberra's Parliament House is being stepped up in the wake of the London attack, described by Malcolm Turnbull as an assault on "freedom and democracy everywhere". Follow live.