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The Daily Jeffersonian
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionto have July 2 electionBy ROD McGUIRK Associated Press Published: May 4, 2016 9
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 20 hours ago
to have July 2 electionBy ROD McGUIRK Associated Press Published: May 4, 2016 9:00 AM CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Australia prepares for July 2 electionJuly 2 election Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull is likely to make t
Australia prepares for July 2 election
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
July 2 election Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull is likely to make the election date official at the weekend Australia's election campaign will see climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's election campaign will officially start soon with climate change policy and union corruption in the national building industry shaping into key battlegrounds for the July 2 poll. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Unions angry at '$4-per-hour' intern planBudget 2016: for young jobseekers External Link: Scott Morrison announces you
Unions angry at '$4-per-hour' intern plan
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Budget 2016: for young jobseekers External Link: Scott Morrison announces youth jobs plan Scott Morrison's move to rethink Work for the Dole and pay Australian businesses to take on thousands of young... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Downed AirAsia plane flew with mechanical fault for one yearSingapore on that day.CASA increased spot checks on Indonesian planes Directly
Downed AirAsia plane flew with mechanical fault for one year
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Singapore on that day.CASA increased spot checks on Indonesian planes Directly after the crash, the Australian Transport Workers Union called for all Indonesian AirAsia flights to be suspended. The union raised the concerns again in a letter to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Plane tracking system regularly failing at Sydney AirportSydney Airport plane tracking system regularly failing, workers fear major acci
Plane tracking system regularly failing at Sydney Airport
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Sydney Airport plane tracking system regularly failing, workers fear major accident A critical plane tracking system at Australia's busiest airport is failing regularly, leaving air traffic controllers deeply concerned about safety. Key... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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WA Today
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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The Age
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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The North West Star
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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The Courier
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challengeCastle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisb
'Low-paying' deal for Coles supermarket staff faces landmark challenge
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
Castle took on city hall to keep his family home … and won. This time, a Brisbane trolley collector and a data-crunching unionist have taken on one of Australia's most powerful employers and influential unions in a landmark legal case. Already,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Government wins bid to suspend airport strikes until after electionFair Work Commission has now ruled in favour of the department's application to
Government wins bid to suspend airport strikes until after election
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Fair Work Commission has now ruled in favour of the department's application to suspend the action, sought by Border Force workers upset over pay and condition negotiations, beyond the likely July 2 federal election date. According to the decision... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Submarine build 'not enough' to help SA's unemploymentAdelaide submarine build not enough to help SA's unemployment, economist says
Submarine build 'not enough' to help SA's unemployment
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Adelaide submarine build not enough to help SA's unemployment, economist says The decision to build Australia's 12 new naval submarines in Adelaide is not a silver bullet, and will not create enough jobs to cover losses at Holden's Elizabeth plant,... Read more
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Canberra Times
How do you define a small business?Schmidts say they pay most of the unskilled staff about $200 a week at the prod
How do you define a small business?
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Schmidts say they pay most of the unskilled staff about $200 a week at the production site. The minimum wage for workers in South Africa varies by industry. Farm workers get about $1.25 an hour or $50 a week across a 40-hour week. "With... Read more
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CTV News
Feds to consider public pension funds to help bankroll big infrastructuregood returns, but it would be nice to be able to invest more of those funds in
Feds to consider public pension funds to help bankroll big infrastructure
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
good returns, but it would be nice to be able to invest more of those funds in infrastructure in Canada," Fenn said. Australia's asset recycling model has been praised by influential Canadians such as Mark Wiseman, president and CEO of the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Feds to consider public pension funds to help bankroll big infrastructuregood returns, but it would be nice to be able to invest more of those funds in
Feds to consider public pension funds to help bankroll big infrastructure
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
good returns, but it would be nice to be able to invest more of those funds in infrastructure in Canada," Fenn said. Australia's asset recycling model has been praised by influential Canadians such as Mark Wiseman, president and CEO of the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Arrium to be boosted by duties on 'unfair' Chinese steelmeasures as a result of the plight of Arrium. The company is in voluntary admi
Arrium to be boosted by duties on 'unfair' Chinese steel
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
measures as a result of the plight of Arrium. The company is in voluntary administration with debts of $4 billion, and workers at the company's Whyalla steelworks are facing an uncertain future. "Obviously we have relatively high production... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Queen's 90th birthday: How the world has changed since she was borntrolley bus, television outside broadcast, electric razor, German pocket battle
Queen's 90th birthday: How the world has changed since she was born
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
trolley bus, television outside broadcast, electric razor, German pocket battleship. 1932 Oswald Mosley launches British Union of Fascists. 1933 Hitler becomes German Chancellor. UK unemployment hits three million. 1935 Italy invades... Read more
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The Courier
CFMEU fined nearly $1 million for unlawful site accessThe powerful construction union and its officials have been fined nearly $1 mil
CFMEU fined nearly $1 million for unlawful site access
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
The powerful construction union and its officials have been fined nearly $1 million for a campaign of unlawfully entering work sites in Adelaide. The powerful construction union and its officials have been fined nearly $1 million over a what a judge... Read more
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The Age
CFMEU fined nearly $1 million for unlawful site accessUnionists carry a Eureka flag. Photo: Penny Stephens The powerful construction
CFMEU fined nearly $1 million for unlawful site access
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Unionists carry a Eureka flag. Photo: Penny Stephens The powerful construction union and its officials have been fined nearly $1 million over what a judge has found to be a "concerted campaign" of unlawfully entering work sites in Adelaide. The... Read more
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The Border Mail
CFMEU fined nearly $1 million for unlawful site accessThe powerful construction union and its officials have been fined nearly $1 mil
CFMEU fined nearly $1 million for unlawful site access
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
The powerful construction union and its officials have been fined nearly $1 million for a campaign of unlawfully entering work sites in Adelaide. The powerful construction union and its officials have been fined nearly $1 million over a what a judge... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Construction union fined $1m for trespassing on building sitesCFMEU fined $1m for illegally entering worksites, including Adelaide Oval durin
Construction union fined $1m for trespassing on building sites
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
CFMEU fined $1m for illegally entering worksites, including Adelaide Oval during cricket match The construction union and several of its senior officials have been fined about $1 million for trespassing on a number of building sites around... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The good and bad at collapsed Arriumthe red ink in the short-term and preserve enough cash to allow for an orderly
The good and bad at collapsed Arrium
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
the red ink in the short-term and preserve enough cash to allow for an orderly sale process. KordaMentha has become one of Australia's biggest insolvency and restructuring firms after the two Marks hit the spotlight in 2001 when they took on the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Charles wishes Mummy 'the happiest of birthdays' as Queen turns 90their wages. In a move of solidarity, other industries - ranging from bus, rail
Charles wishes Mummy 'the happiest of birthdays' as Queen turns 90
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
their wages. In a move of solidarity, other industries - ranging from bus, rail, and docks to iron, steel and chemical workers - joined them. See PA story ROYAL Birthday 1926. Photo credit should read: PA WireFile photo dated 28/11/01 of Queen... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Superannuation gender gap leaves Australian women strugglingTax Office data conducted by Industry Super Australia shows the gender gap is w
Superannuation gender gap leaves Australian women struggling
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Tax Office data conducted by Industry Super Australia shows the gender gap is widest for women on the lowest incomes. For workers earning less than $18,200 a year, men, on average, have super balances of just over $113,000, compared with just... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Queen's 90th: Postal staff serenade monarch as mail depot renamed in her honourthe depot, with long-serving staff from across the country invited along with t
Queen's 90th: Postal staff serenade monarch as mail depot renamed in her honour
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
the depot, with long-serving staff from across the country invited along with their family and friends, and all waved Union flags. Two choirs made up of Royal Mail staff from London and another group of singers from Bristol sang Happy Birthday... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chains10 bathrooms. Twenty girls were squeezed into one room." The 2013 Rana Plaza f
Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chains
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
10 bathrooms. Twenty girls were squeezed into one room." The 2013 Rana Plaza factory collapse that killed 1136 garment workers in Bangladesh shone a spotlight on the use of dirt-cheat labor by major brands. In the wake of the collapse, new... Read more
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WA Today
Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chainswhere they've been lured with promises of money and safe accommodation but inst
Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chains
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
where they've been lured with promises of money and safe accommodation but instead been abused and exploited. Fabric mill workers in Tamil Nadu in India. Many are underpaid and overworked. Photo: Stop the Traffik "I stayed at the hostel where... Read more
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The Age
Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chainsBut she's fighting to receive the full lump sum payment her family was promised
Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chains
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
But she's fighting to receive the full lump sum payment her family was promised for years of bonded labour. Fabric mill workers in Tamil Nadu in India. Many are underpaid and overworked. Photo: Stop the Traffik Jessica's story is typical of... Read more
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