France begins clearing the sprawling "Jungle" asylum seeker camp in Calais, as hundreds carry suitcases in a queue waiting to be resettled in reception centres across the country.
With Justin Gleeson's resignation letter in Senator Brandis' in-tray, the outgoing Solicitor-General has effectively ended the immediate dispute between the pair. But which man faces the new day with less mud on his face remains to be seen, writes political reporter Matthew Doran.
We have recognised that victims of overseas terrorism require a national compensation framework, yet there is no such harmonised program for human trafficking, writes Fiona McLeod.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics and IT giant IBM will today be grilled by a Senate committee over the botched handling of the 2016 census.
Former solicitors-general weigh into the dispute between Attorney-General George Brandis and the now outgoing Solicitor-General, reinforcing their view the office needs to remain staunchly independent, but questioning aspects of Justin Gleeson's argument his position was untenable.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk hosts a Reddit "Ask Me Anything", answering questions about the progress and logistics of the company's plans to colonise Mars.