Four UNSW students are bound for Taipei to compete in the World University Games, which begin tomorrow with more than 12,000 athletes from 140 countries.

The public has a right to see the Commonwealth Soliticor-General's legal advice about Barnaby Joyce's elegibility to remain in the parliament, writes Gabrielle Appleby.

Employment rising, consumer spending growing but wages are still stuck. Therein lies the problem for the Reserve Bank of Australia, writes Richard Holden.

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New Orleans four days after Hurricane Katrina in 2005 ... climate change is bringing more rainfall to urban areas and leaving less water in rural and farming areas. Photo: US Navy

A global analysis of rainfall and rivers by UNSW engineers has discovered a growing pattern of intense flooding in urban areas coupled with drier soils in rural and farming areas.

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ListE team members (L-R) Zoe Friedman, Ailis O’Carroll and Julia Lee.

Ailis O’Carroll wanted to ensure the gifts we give and receive are items we really want rather than duds that end up discarded in landfill. So she signed up for UNSW’s New Wave Female Entrepreneurship program.

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Five young UNSW researchers will spend a year sharing their knowledge with school students, teachers and the broader community after winning NSW Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.

If her grandmother could expand her beliefs and see the need for marriage equality, Christy Newman asks, what's our politicians' excuse?

When thinking about its causes, it’s important to remember depression can be a normal mood state, a clinical disorder, and even a disease, writes Gordon Parker.

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Melbourne skyline. Credit: Shutterstock.

State funding for Sydney's disadvantaged communities is very low compared to Melbourne, highlighting a need to rethink the city's centralised funding approach, write Ilan Wiesel, Caitlin Buckle and Fanqi Liu.

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Depending on who you are, you could face a longer wait for citizenship in Australia compared to Germany, Canada or the UK, writes Sangeetha Pillai.

The Turnbull government’s decision to put the Australian Bureau of Statistics in charge of a voluntary postal plebiscite on same-sex marriage has left many scratching their heads, writes Paul Kildea.