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walesonline
Peter Hain makes his pitch to turn devolution on its headsecurity including energy security and social security, which are best arranged
Peter Hain makes his pitch to turn devolution on its head
walesonline / Posted 7 hours ago
security including energy security and social security, which are best arranged by a central government accountable to a Federal Parliament – unless any of these areas were sought by the devolved legislatures, by mutual agreement. Should the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He s
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'
Herald Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He served as the first member for Solomon in federal parliament for six years, from 2001 until 2007, and then moved to NT politics, where he has held the seat of Fong Lim... Read more
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Weekly Times
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He s
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'
Weekly Times / Posted 16 hours ago
after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He served as the first member for Solomon in federal parliament for six years, from 2001 until 2007, and then moved to NT politics, where he has held the seat of Fong Lim... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He s
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He served as the first member for Solomon in federal parliament for six years, from 2001 until 2007, and then moved to NT politics, where he has held the seat of Fong Lim... Read more
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16h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Irrigation licenses and Murray Darling Basin Plan in the spotlight for the Greenswill do absolutely anything to get water back here. "We're seeing the Murray D
Irrigation licenses and Murray Darling Basin Plan in the spotlight for the Greens
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
will do absolutely anything to get water back here. "We're seeing the Murray Darling Basin Plan up for review and in the Federal Parliament we may have an opportunity to contribute to that review process. "I would also just caution against... Read more
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News.com.au
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He s
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'
News.com.au / Posted 16 hours ago
after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He served as the first member for Solomon in federal parliament for six years, from 2001 until 2007, and then moved to NT politics, where he has held the seat of Fong Lim... Read more
5 related stories
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Perth Now
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He s
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'
Perth Now / Posted 16 hours ago
after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He served as the first member for Solomon in federal parliament for six years, from 2001 until 2007, and then moved to NT politics, where he has held the seat of Fong Lim... Read more
5 related stories
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Adelaide Now
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He s
Outgoing NT Treasurer Tollner 'blessed'
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 hours ago
after failing to win preselection for the newly-created seat of Spillett. He served as the first member for Solomon in federal parliament for six years, from 2001 until 2007, and then moved to NT politics, where he has held the seat of Fong Lim... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Deputy NSW Labor leader Linda Burney set to make history in federal parliamentexciting and I hope in a very humble way that I can make a contribution to that
Deputy NSW Labor leader Linda Burney set to make history in federal parliament
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 hours ago
exciting and I hope in a very humble way that I can make a contribution to that". Ms Burney said she would bring to the federal parliament a depth of experience. She is a former director-general of the NSW Department of Aboriginal Affairs and... Read more
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Queensland Times
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senateprivilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senate
Queensland Times / Posted 22 hours ago
privilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the Labor Party's first Aboriginal member in Federal Parliament I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn't handle or was not prepared for, having already lived... Read more
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News.com.au
Nova Peris won’t recontest Senate seat for LaborPeris was the first Aboriginal female to serve in federal politics as well as t
Nova Peris won’t recontest Senate seat for Labor
News.com.au / Posted 22 hours ago
Peris was the first Aboriginal female to serve in federal politics as well as the Labor Party’s first Aboriginal member in federal parliament. “I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn’t handle or was not prepared for, having already... Read more
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22h
The Morning Bulletin
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senateprivilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senate
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 22 hours ago
privilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the Labor Party's first Aboriginal member in Federal Parliament I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn't handle or was not prepared for, having already lived... Read more
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News Mail
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senateprivilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senate
News Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
privilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the Labor Party's first Aboriginal member in Federal Parliament I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn't handle or was not prepared for, having already lived... Read more
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Crikey
Super Nova's star burns out for Laborsuccess at the federal election in 2013, Peris can rightfully be proud to have
Super Nova's star burns out for Labor
Crikey / Posted 22 hours ago
success at the federal election in 2013, Peris can rightfully be proud to have been the first Aboriginal woman elected to federal Parliament. Her time on the red benches can best be described as underwhelming, but expectations were always... Read more
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Perth Now
Nova Peris gives up on her Senate seatPeris was the first Aboriginal female to serve in federal politics as well as t
Nova Peris gives up on her Senate seat
Perth Now / Posted 22 hours ago
Peris was the first Aboriginal female to serve in federal politics as well as the Labor Party’s first Aboriginal member in federal parliament. “I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn’t handle or was not prepared for, having already... Read more
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22h
Daily Examiner
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senateprivilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senate
Daily Examiner / Posted 22 hours ago
privilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the Labor Party's first Aboriginal member in Federal Parliament I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn't handle or was not prepared for, having already lived... Read more
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22h
Northern Star
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senateprivilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senate
Northern Star / Posted 22 hours ago
privilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the Labor Party's first Aboriginal member in Federal Parliament I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn't handle or was not prepared for, having already lived... Read more
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22h
The Daily Mercury
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senateprivilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senate
The Daily Mercury / Posted 22 hours ago
privilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the Labor Party's first Aboriginal member in Federal Parliament I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn't handle or was not prepared for, having already lived... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senateprivilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the
Nova Peris won't stand again for the Senate
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
privilege". "As the first Aboriginal female in Federal politics as well as the Labor Party's first Aboriginal member in Federal Parliament I certainly had challenges, but none that I couldn't handle or was not prepared for, having already lived... Read more
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Literary Minded
The Super Nova that never was - The Northern Myththat Stirling’s views about Peris have changed much since 2013. Peris became A
The Super Nova that never was - The Northern Myth
Literary Minded / Posted yesterday
that Stirling’s views about Peris have changed much since 2013. Peris became Australia’s first indigenous woman elected to federal parliament at the Federal general election in September 2013. Her time on the red benches can best be described as... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
LaFLECHE: Region actingto council. It was as though our elected representatives were debating, with t
LaFLECHE: Region acting
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
to council. It was as though our elected representatives were debating, with the kind of seriousness you would hope our federal Parliament might muster for the assisted dying debate instead of re-enacting Gordie Howe’s greatest hits, the number... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
LaFLECHE: Region actingto council. It was as though our elected representatives were debating, with t
LaFLECHE: Region acting
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
to council. It was as though our elected representatives were debating, with the kind of seriousness you would hope our federal Parliament might muster for the assisted dying debate instead of re-enacting Gordie Howe’s greatest hits, the number... Read more
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Welland Tribune
LaFLECHE: Region actingto council. It was as though our elected representatives were debating, with t
LaFLECHE: Region acting
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
to council. It was as though our elected representatives were debating, with the kind of seriousness you would hope our federal Parliament might muster for the assisted dying debate instead of re-enacting Gordie Howe’s greatest hits, the number... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security Council Urges Speedy Approval of Electoral ModelThursday (May 20) by reaffirming its solidarity with the country's people and g
Security Council Urges Speedy Approval of Electoral Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Thursday (May 20) by reaffirming its solidarity with the country's people and government and reiterating its calls to the federal parliament to legalize the 2016 electoral model as soon as possible. The Special Representative of the UN Secretary... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Nova Peris becomes first Indigenous woman in ParliamentNova Peris elected as first Indigenous woman in Federal Parliament Nova Peris
Nova Peris becomes first Indigenous woman in Parliament
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Nova Peris elected as first Indigenous woman in Federal Parliament Nova Peris has become the first Indigenous woman to be elected to the Federal Parliament. The Olympic hockey gold medal winner will take a place in the Senate representing the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Secret City takes Canberra to the worldgoes on here. Even those who live and work here, and whose work is connected i
Secret City takes Canberra to the world
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
goes on here. Even those who live and work here, and whose work is connected in some way to the greater machine of the Federal Parliament, are ignorant about the process. The Mandarin Code authors Steve Lewis and Chris Uhlmann. "And you know... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President's Move to Bypass Parliament On Elections Welcomedprocess without further delay. " It is in accordance with the repeated commitm
President's Move to Bypass Parliament On Elections Welcomed
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
process without further delay. " It is in accordance with the repeated commitments of the Federal Government, the Federal Parliament, the National Leadership Forum and other key actors and institutions that there should be no extension of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
New England’s pollies voted ‘best responders’NEW England’s politicians are apparently the “best-responding MPs in the federa
New England’s pollies voted ‘best responders’
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
NEW England’s politicians are apparently the “best-responding MPs in the federal parliament”, according to community lobby group FairGO. BEST RESPONDERS: New England MP Barnaby Joyce andInverell-based Senator John ‘Wacka’ Williams. Photo: Alex... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digsmake the rules, we are just expected to comply with them.' Opposition finance
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digs
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
make the rules, we are just expected to comply with them.' Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke, who's been in federal parliament since 2004, said he wasn't aware of the tax rules. Both politicians said it was entirely appropriate for... Read more
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Weekly Times
MPs won't intervene to end their tax perksmake the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance
MPs won't intervene to end their tax perks
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
make the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke, who's been in federal parliament since 2004 and owns two Canberra properties, also said he wasn't aware of the tax rules. "Politicians are... Read more
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Perth Now
MPs won't intervene to end their tax perksmake the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance
MPs won't intervene to end their tax perks
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
make the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke, who's been in federal parliament since 2004 and owns two Canberra properties, also said he wasn't aware of the tax rules. "Politicians are... Read more
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The Courier Mail
MPs won't intervene to end their tax perksmake the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance
MPs won't intervene to end their tax perks
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
make the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke, who's been in federal parliament since 2004 and owns two Canberra properties, also said he wasn't aware of the tax rules. "Politicians are... Read more
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Herald Sun
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digsmake the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digs
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
make the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke, who's been in federal parliament since 2004, said he wasn't aware of the tax rules. Both politicians said it was entirely appropriate for... Read more
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News.com.au
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digsmake the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digs
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
make the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke, who's been in federal parliament since 2004, said he wasn't aware of the tax rules. Both politicians said it was entirely appropriate for... Read more
36 related stories
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Adelaide Now
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digsmake the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance
Taxpayers wear costs of MPs' Canberra digs
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
make the rules, we are just expected to comply with them." Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke, who's been in federal parliament since 2004, said he wasn't aware of the tax rules. Both politicians said it was entirely appropriate for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security Council Concludes Visit to Somalia - Urges Swift Approval of Electoral Modelto Somalia today by reaffirming its solidarity with the country's people and Go
Security Council Concludes Visit to Somalia - Urges Swift Approval of Electoral Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to Somalia today by reaffirming its solidarity with the country's people and Government and reiterating its calls to the federal parliament to legalize the 2016 electoral model as soon as possible. "Somalia's security in its broadest sense is a... Read more
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The Courier
Heat on Labor in Batman as Greens candidate Alex Bhathal continues to riseIt was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal first put her hand up
Heat on Labor in Batman as Greens candidate Alex Bhathal continues to rise
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
It was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal first put her hand up for a run at Federal Parliament in the seat of Batman. It was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal​ first put her hand up for a run at Federal Parliament in... Read more
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The Courier
Heat on Labor in Batman as Greens candidate Alex Bhathal continues to riseIt was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal first put her hand up
Heat on Labor in Batman as Greens candidate Alex Bhathal continues to rise
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
It was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal first put her hand up for a run at Federal Parliament in the seat of Batman. It was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal​ first put her hand up for a run at Federal Parliament in... Read more
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The Border Mail
Heat on Labor in Batman as Greens candidate Alex Bhathal continues to riseIt was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal first put her hand up
Heat on Labor in Batman as Greens candidate Alex Bhathal continues to rise
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
It was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal first put her hand up for a run at Federal Parliament in the seat of Batman. It was in the wake of the Tampa affair that Alex Bhathal​ first put her hand up for a run at Federal Parliament in... Read more
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New Kerala
Security Council concludes visit to Somalia; urges swift approval of electoral model - newkerala.com #66152Somalia on Thursday by reaffirming its solidarity with the country's people and
Security Council concludes visit to Somalia; urges swift approval of electoral model - newkerala.com #66152
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Somalia on Thursday by reaffirming its solidarity with the country's people and Government and reiterating its calls to the federal parliament to legalize the 2016 electoral model as soon as possible. Somalias security in its broadest sense is a... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
A trip down memory lane: taking a fast trip to Victoriais a few sword lengths. By the way, it is good thing parliamentarians are not
A trip down memory lane: taking a fast trip to Victoria
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
is a few sword lengths. By the way, it is good thing parliamentarians are not armed, given the incident Wednesday in the federal parliament with the Prime Minister pushing and roughing it up with other members. All the way down to Victoria I saw... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Campaign for New England gets nastyExaminer that New England Greens candidate Mercurius Goldstein and Independent
Campaign for New England gets nasty
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Examiner that New England Greens candidate Mercurius Goldstein and Independent candidate Tony Windsor are running in the federal election illegally. BARRACKING FOR BARNABY: Barnaby Joyce supporter Ruth Davey believes Joyce's election rivals are... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Milestones for Australian women since 1975(2013-15).Janine Haines becomes first woman to lead political partyAugust 14, 1
Milestones for Australian women since 1975
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
(2013-15).Janine Haines becomes first woman to lead political partyAugust 14, 1986 Janine Haines becomes the first female federal parliamentary leader of an Australian political party when she is chosen to succeeded Don Chipp as the Australian... Read more
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International Business Times
Modi's BJP secures crucial win in state elections in Bihar and New Delhi. A win in Assam means the BJP would also get a boost in
Modi's BJP secures crucial win in state elections
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
in Bihar and New Delhi. A win in Assam means the BJP would also get a boost in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the federal parliament, allowing the ruling government to push through reforms smoothly. In his tweets, Modi hailed the BJP's... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best | front of the main train station in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. In
The Day's Best |
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
front of the main train station in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. In the background is the dome of the German federal parliament building, Reichstag. Michael SohnAP Two Sri Lankan landslide survivors stand on the mud holding their... Read more
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Junkee
Let's Compare Peter Dutton's Refugee Comments To Pauline Hanson's First Parliamentary Speechand the threat of being “swamped by Asians”, one of the many concerns Pauline H
Let's Compare Peter Dutton's Refugee Comments To Pauline Hanson's First Parliamentary Speech
Junkee / Posted 6 days ago
and the threat of being “swamped by Asians”, one of the many concerns Pauline Hanson raised in her first speech to federal Parliament in September 1996 ran along very similar lines to Dutton’s comments last night. “Abolishing the policy of... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Music industry happy with less stringent website blocking in pirate fightthe court action and APRA AMCOS. The labels are seeking an injunction under ch
Music industry happy with less stringent website blocking in pirate fight
Computer World Australia / Posted 7 days ago
the court action and APRA AMCOS. The labels are seeking an injunction under changes to the Copyright Act made last year by federal parliament as part of a government crackdown on online copyright infringement. The court action takes place... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
High Court challenge dropped by Cape York native title holdershave now dropped the court case. A separate Senate inquiry into developing the
High Court challenge dropped by Cape York native title holders
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
have now dropped the court case. A separate Senate inquiry into developing the bauxite deposits lapsed without a resolution when Federal Parliament was dissolved earlier this month for the election. Contact Sharnie Kim More stories from Queensl... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brisbane backs marriage equalitythe legalisation of same-sex marriage, but has stopped short of writing to Prim
Brisbane backs marriage equality
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
the legalisation of same-sex marriage, but has stopped short of writing to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to urge the Federal Parliament to legislate on the matter without going to a plebiscite. Lord Mayor Graham Quirk moved the motion on... Read more
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Perth Now
Poll has Liberals ahead in race for Hindmarshwere undecided. First-term MP Mr Williams is facing a strong challenge from Mr
Poll has Liberals ahead in race for Hindmarsh
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
were undecided. First-term MP Mr Williams is facing a strong challenge from Mr Georganas, who represented Hindmarsh in federal Parliament between 2004 and 2013. With almost seven weeks to go until the election on July 2, the poll suggested... Read more
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