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News.com.au
NT 'disappointed' backpacker tax stayshad been forgotten in the budget. "There's no new money for health, education
NT 'disappointed' backpacker tax stays
News.com.au / Posted 2 hours ago
had been forgotten in the budget. "There's no new money for health, education or infrastructure, so it seems the federal coalition government has abandoned the NT again," Luke Gosling told the ABC. Originally published as NT 'disappointed'... Read more
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Perth Now
NT 'disappointed' backpacker tax staysthe NT had been forgotten in the budget. "There's no new money for health, edu
NT 'disappointed' backpacker tax stays
Perth Now / Posted 2 hours ago
the NT had been forgotten in the budget. "There's no new money for health, education or infrastructure, so it seems the federal coalition government has abandoned the NT again," Luke Gosling told the ABC. Most popular National Breaking News sto... Read more
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Perth Now
Is Perth the next ghost town?in places where they can have some control and responsible supervision,” Mr Woo
Is Perth the next ghost town?
Perth Now / Posted 2 hours ago
in places where they can have some control and responsible supervision,” Mr Woods said. Police Minister Liza Harvey said Northbridge was far safer than a decade ago, with assaults down 36 per cent since the coalition government was elected in... Read more
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WA Today
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interviewended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interview
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
ended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition government despite your promises before the election that you would tackle the budget emergency. Why then should... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NT 'disappointed' backpacker tax staysthe NT had been forgotten in the budget. "There's no new money for health, edu
NT 'disappointed' backpacker tax stays
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
the NT had been forgotten in the budget. "There's no new money for health, education or infrastructure, so it seems the federal coalition government has abandoned the NT again," Luke Gosling told the ABC. Most popular National Breaking News sto... Read more
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News.com.au
Is Perth the next ghost town?in places where they can have some control and responsible supervision,” Mr Woo
Is Perth the next ghost town?
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
in places where they can have some control and responsible supervision,” Mr Woods said. Police Minister Liza Harvey said Northbridge was far safer than a decade ago, with assaults down 36 per cent since the coalition government was elected in... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Australian budget: Higher deficit, lower growth outlookGrowth rate: The Coalition government has lowered its forecast for economic gro
Australian budget: Higher deficit, lower growth outlook
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 hours ago
Growth rate: The Coalition government has lowered its forecast for economic growth for the financial year to 2017 while substantially expanding the fiscal deficit. The government’s new forecast for GDP growth is 2.5%, down from 2.75% at its December... Read more
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The North West Star
Low key mixed budget for farmersfrom Shadow Transport Minister Anthony Albanese that the Australian Rail Track
Low key mixed budget for farmers
The North West Star / Posted 4 hours ago
from Shadow Transport Minister Anthony Albanese that the Australian Rail Track Corporation is set to be privatised by the Coalition government, it will now be used to keep the inland rail project on track. The budget committed $593.7m in... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
LANDRY: Family businesses get tax cuts to help cash flowCapricornia Michelle Landry said small business owners were among the largest e
LANDRY: Family businesses get tax cuts to help cash flow
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
Capricornia Michelle Landry said small business owners were among the largest employers in the region. "The Turnbull-Joyce Coalition Government is providing a tax cut to small business for the second year in a row because we want them to get... Read more
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News Mail
BUDGET: Employers' $10k bonus for hiring some under-25sto claim an immediate deduction for each and every asset purchased costing less
BUDGET: Employers' $10k bonus for hiring some under-25s
News Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
to claim an immediate deduction for each and every asset purchased costing less than $20,000 until 30 June 2017." The Coalition Government will invest $751.7 million over four years from 2016-17 to establish a Youth Jobs PaTH program for young... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte and the Leftta mo. You are traitors to the cause of human rights. To the followers of Duter
Duterte and the Left
Sun Star / Posted 7 hours ago
ta mo. You are traitors to the cause of human rights. To the followers of Duterte, do not entertain the illusion that the coalition government between Duterte and Sison is good for the growth of the masses.” That Paredes dare had me surfing... Read more
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The Age
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interviewended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interview
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
ended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition government despite your promises before the election that you would tackle the budget emergency. Why then should... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Spain to hold elections on June 26fed up with austerity and corruption scandals flocked to new groups, resulting
Spain to hold elections on June 26
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 hours ago
fed up with austerity and corruption scandals flocked to new groups, resulting in a hung parliament. Spain has never had a coalition government and parties tried in vain since the polls to cobble together a governing alliance. Much of the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Spain king signs decree for unprecedented new electionsupending expectations. Spain has never had to repeat elections since democracy
Spain king signs decree for unprecedented new elections
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 hours ago
upending expectations. Spain has never had to repeat elections since democracy was restored in 1978. It has never had a coalition government, either. WHO'S HURTING? The Spanish economy is in pretty good shape. The European Commission said... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Coup imminent if Duterte wins’would readily speed up negotiations with a Duterte administration. “He has gon
‘Coup imminent if Duterte wins’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 hours ago
would readily speed up negotiations with a Duterte administration. “He has gone so far as to express interest in a coalition government and in addressing the roots of the armed conflict and working out the necessary agreements on social,... Read more
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birminghammail
Is your councillor under threat in the Birmingham elections 2016?one independent councillor and one vacant seat. The current crop of seats were
Is your councillor under threat in the Birmingham elections 2016?
birminghammail / Posted 12 hours ago
one independent councillor and one vacant seat. The current crop of seats were last fought in 2012, when the Tory-Lib Dem coalition Government was at a low ebb and Labour mopped up. On Thursday Labour are defending 27 seats, the Conservatives... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interviewended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interview
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
ended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition government despite your promises before the election that you would tackle the budget emergency. Why then should... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interviewended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interview
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
ended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition government despite your promises before the election that you would tackle the budget emergency. Why then should... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Spain to hold elections on June 26, second in six monthsunemployment and corruption scandals flocked to new groups, resulting in a hung
Spain to hold elections on June 26, second in six months
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 hours ago
unemployment and corruption scandals flocked to new groups, resulting in a hung parliament. Spain has never had a coalition government and parties tried in vain since the polls to cobble together an alliance which had enough support to be... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interviewended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little
Sales grills Morrison in first post-budget interview
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
ended the interview with a blunt challenge. "On the economic data, very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition government despite your promises before the election that you would tackle the budget emergency. Why then should... Read more
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The Border Mail
A budget minus bells and whistles of pastFEDERAL treasurer Scott Morrison would have slept comfortably on Tuesday night
A budget minus bells and whistles of past
The Border Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
FEDERAL treasurer Scott Morrison would have slept comfortably on Tuesday night satisfied he had put the Coalition Government on a path to successfully retaining office at the July 2 election. His maiden federal budget is expected to be largely... Read more
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Rappler
Spain to hold new elections on June 26 – parliamentunemployment, and corruption scandals flocked to new groups, resulting in a hun
Spain to hold new elections on June 26 – parliament
Rappler / Posted 13 hours ago
unemployment, and corruption scandals flocked to new groups, resulting in a hung parliament. Spain has never had a coalition government and parties tried in vain since the polls to cobble together an alliance which had enough support to be... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘It’s deficits as far as the eye can see’looking at the percentage of spending against GDP, it has gone up ... Very litt
‘It’s deficits as far as the eye can see’
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
looking at the percentage of spending against GDP, it has gone up ... Very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition Government despite the promises you would tackle the Budget emergency.” Since last year’s Budget, the deficit has... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Budget 2016: OAIC escapes axeThe government has backed down on its attempt to axe the Office of the Australi
Budget 2016: OAIC escapes axe
Computer World Australia / Posted 13 hours ago
The government has backed down on its attempt to axe the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner. The Coalition government in the its 2014-15 budget announced the OAIC would be disbanded, with a new organisation — Office of the Privacy... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘It’s deficits as far as the eye can see’looking at the percentage of spending against GDP, it has gone up ... Very litt
‘It’s deficits as far as the eye can see’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
looking at the percentage of spending against GDP, it has gone up ... Very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition Government despite the promises you would tackle the Budget emergency.” Since last year’s Budget, the deficit has... Read more
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Perth Now
‘It’s deficits as far as the eye can see’looking at the percentage of spending against GDP, it has gone up ... Very litt
‘It’s deficits as far as the eye can see’
Perth Now / Posted 13 hours ago
looking at the percentage of spending against GDP, it has gone up ... Very little has changed over the three years of this Coalition Government despite the promises you would tackle the Budget emergency.” Since last year’s Budget, the deficit has... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Tobacco company 'furious' over more taxesfurious,' Imperial head of corporate and legal affairs Andrew Gregson said. Mr
Tobacco company 'furious' over more taxes
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 hours ago
furious,' Imperial head of corporate and legal affairs Andrew Gregson said. Mr Morrison's budget change will deliver the coalition government an extra $4.7 billion over four years. Imperial argues the only group that will be happy about it will... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Budget 2016: The election will be won or lost elsewhereto the slogans, the scare campaigns and the targeted advertising, writes Barrie
Budget 2016: The election will be won or lost elsewhere
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
to the slogans, the scare campaigns and the targeted advertising, writes Barrie Cassidy. So what has been the point of the Coalition Government? That's a reasonable question to ask of this Government and of every government before it. And if... Read more
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Brisbane Times
2016 Budget: How Queensland faredplans and tax reforms, as Scott Morrison heads to the July election asking the
2016 Budget: How Queensland fared
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 hours ago
plans and tax reforms, as Scott Morrison heads to the July election asking the nation to forget the first years of the Coalition Government. The budget, and its deliberate beige-ness has been designed to meet a need – to give Coalition MPs... Read more
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The Age
2016 Budget: How Queensland faredplans and tax reforms, as Scott Morrison heads to the July election asking the
2016 Budget: How Queensland fared
The Age / Posted 14 hours ago
plans and tax reforms, as Scott Morrison heads to the July election asking the nation to forget the first years of the Coalition Government. The budget, and its deliberate beige-ness has been designed to meet a need – to give Coalition MPs... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
2016 Budget: How Queensland faredplans and tax reforms, as Scott Morrison heads to the July election asking the
2016 Budget: How Queensland fared
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
plans and tax reforms, as Scott Morrison heads to the July election asking the nation to forget the first years of the Coalition Government. The budget, and its deliberate beige-ness has been designed to meet a need – to give Coalition MPs... Read more
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Perth Now
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS wa
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’
Perth Now / Posted 14 hours ago
savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS was fully funded when the Liberal-National Coalition Government came to power in 2013, but their successors insist it’s a budget black hole. The fund will collect... Read more
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SameSame
Budget 2016: $160 million set aside for marriage plebiscitewho need it. bizarre idea i know When the 2016 Federal Election vote happens s
Budget 2016: $160 million set aside for marriage plebiscite
SameSame / Posted 15 hours ago
who need it. bizarre idea i know When the 2016 Federal Election vote happens sometime in the next few months, a re-elected coalition government has suggested it will hold the marriage plebiscite, but a new Labor government has promised to introduce... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS wa
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS was fully funded when the Liberal-National Coalition Government came to power in 2013, but their successors insist it’s a budget black hole. The fund will collect... Read more
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Canberra Times
Federal budget 2016: pain and neglect for the ACT as national institutions see jobs goand community concern. Already institutions have cut their expenses by $29.4 mi
Federal budget 2016: pain and neglect for the ACT as national institutions see jobs go
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
and community concern. Already institutions have cut their expenses by $29.4 million since September 2013, when the Coalition government was elected. The National Library and the National Museum were already on notice to find $14.7 million... Read more
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DW
Spanish king dissolves parliament ahead of fresh elections |following December's inconclusive general election. As no political parties wer
Spanish king dissolves parliament ahead of fresh elections |
DW / Posted 15 hours ago
following December's inconclusive general election. As no political parties were able to coalesce their support into a coalition government in time for the deadline, new elections will be held June 26. The repeat of elections is unprecedented... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Addis Ababa Agreement Becoming Realityin Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on August 17, 2015 has reached a decisive phase. The c
Addis Ababa Agreement Becoming Reality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on August 17, 2015 has reached a decisive phase. The country's leaders have formed a transitional coalition government that brings together politicians from the government, the armed opposition who have been at war since... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘This is a plan, not just another budget’savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS wa
‘This is a plan, not just another budget’
Herald Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS was fully funded when the Liberal-National Coalition Government came to power in 2013, but their successors insist it’s a budget black hole. The fund will collect... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Multi-billion dollar juggling actearning less than $80,000 were still benefiting from the carbon price compensat
Multi-billion dollar juggling act
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
earning less than $80,000 were still benefiting from the carbon price compensation payments, which were retained after the Coalition government scrapped Labor’s climate change measures. Further, Mr Morrison said they would be better off from a Low... Read more
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The Economic Times
Election Commission should ban opinion polls: CPIPeople's Welfare Front in the May 16 assembly polls, he said he is optimistic t
Election Commission should ban opinion polls: CPI
The Economic Times / Posted 15 hours ago
People's Welfare Front in the May 16 assembly polls, he said he is optimistic they would secure all 234 seats and form a coalition Government, "as the youth and women are backing the PWF candidates." Referring to the GAIL project to lay... Read more
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Perth Now
Treasurer juggles billions in the airearning less than $80,000 were still benefitting from the carbon price compensa
Treasurer juggles billions in the air
Perth Now / Posted 15 hours ago
earning less than $80,000 were still benefitting from the carbon price compensation payments, which were retained after the Coalition government scrapped Labor’s climate change measures. Further, Mr Morrison said they would be better off from a Low... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Treasurer juggles billions in the airearning less than $80,000 were still benefitting from the carbon price compensa
Treasurer juggles billions in the air
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
earning less than $80,000 were still benefitting from the carbon price compensation payments, which were retained after the Coalition government scrapped Labor’s climate change measures. Further, Mr Morrison said they would be better off from a Low... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Parties Say Only a Coalition Government Can Solve Zimbabwe's Problemsin the quality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Z
Opposition Parties Say Only a Coalition Government Can Solve Zimbabwe's Problems
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
in the quality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF were voted out, making way for a coalition government committed to genuine reform. On Monday, parties, which include African Democratic Party (ADP) the Simba... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Reserve Bank's big budget-day hint to government: Do something!growth, a reward for our stagnant real wages. The central bank signalling that
Reserve Bank's big budget-day hint to government: Do something!
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 hours ago
growth, a reward for our stagnant real wages. The central bank signalling that that is under threat after three years of Coalition government doesn't make for a good three-word slogan. More broadly, the rate cut says the outlook has deteriorated... Read more
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Salon.com
Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percentwould contain tax cuts for small and medium-sized businesses, designed to incre
Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percent
Salon.com / Posted 19 hours ago
would contain tax cuts for small and medium-sized businesses, designed to increase economic growth. The center-right coalition government is hoping for a positive public response to the budget, with general elections expected to be held on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mama Lucy's Mass Set for WednesdayAssembly that the former First Lady had been instrumental in her nomination as
Mama Lucy's Mass Set for Wednesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Assembly that the former First Lady had been instrumental in her nomination as a Member of Parliament under the Grand Coalition Government. Retired President Kibaki was accompanied by his daughter Judith, sons Jimmy and David and other... Read more
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Daily Liberal
ALP candidate rejects criticismin the land. Meanwhile the Greens candidate Matt Parmeter is concerned renewab
ALP candidate rejects criticism
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 hours ago
in the land. Meanwhile the Greens candidate Matt Parmeter is concerned renewable energy will face difficulties under a coalition government. “I’m standing to deliver for our kids, for our communities. We need a sustainable future. The Parkes... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australian treasurer sticks by spending cuts as path to surpluspoll on July 2 after political wrangling that resulted in the dissolution of pa
Australian treasurer sticks by spending cuts as path to surplus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
poll on July 2 after political wrangling that resulted in the dissolution of parliament. The ruling Liberal Party-led coalition government is running neck and neck with the Labor Party, latest opinion polls show, putting Prime Minister Malcolm... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOYFinally the word is out, that is, out of the mouth of Rodrigo Duterte. As socia
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 23 hours ago
Finally the word is out, that is, out of the mouth of Rodrigo Duterte. As socialist he will establish a coalition government with the communists and even a revolutionary government. Is this the change that Valencia and his company want � for us to be... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Parties: Vote us in, you are home and dryin the quality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Z
Parties: Vote us in, you are home and dry
New Zimbabwe / Posted 23 hours ago
in the quality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF were voted out, making way for a coalition government committed to genuine reform. On Monday, parties, which include African Democratic Party (ADP) the Simba... Read more
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