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2014/10/25 05:15
2014/10/25 05:15
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In Tokyo this week for the 50th anniversary celebrations of the first of Japan's remarkable high-speed rail lines, the Shinkansen, former deputy prime minister and noted train buff Tim Fischer drew a...
2014/10/25 05:15
2014/10/25 05:15
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2014/10/25 00:53
2014/10/25 00:53
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott has issued a call to arms to state premiers to participate in a grown-up debate about reforming the Federation, the funding of health systems and the tax system in a Sir...
2014/10/24 14:15
2014/10/24 14:15
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Opponents fear the Medibank Private sale will put profits before patients. John Menadue still carries a sharp image in his head of the night in Melbourne, 47 years ago, when Medibank began...
2014/10/24 05:46
2014/10/24 05:46
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This is what happens when you demoralise people making them do twice work with half resources. abuse people and they will use every trick in book to rebel. the trick to efficiency is not cutting but...
2014/10/24 02:20
2014/10/24 02:20
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The Abbott government has launched a formal review of Australia's 20 per cent renewable energy target, choosing senior business figure and climate change sceptic Dick Warburton to head...
2014/10/23 03:10
2014/10/23 03:10
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Education Minister Christopher Pyne’s national curriculum review has probably been holed well below the waterline, with revelations at Senate estimates yesterday that the Coalition-linked figures...
2014/10/23 00:12
2014/10/23 00:12
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ONCE again, I saw Joe Hockey (ABC Insiders, October 12) defending this government's spending cuts in order to ensure that we reduce the deficit and move into surplus. ONCE again, I saw Joe Hockey...
2014/10/22 03:29
2014/10/22 03:29
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A BUSINESSMAN who runs a fruit and pizza empire has lashed out at claims he is a double murderer, drug dealer and Godfather of the Calabrian Mafia in Melbourne. The man who the Herald Sun has chosen...
2014/10/21 14:56
2014/10/21 14:56
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Whitehaven Coal chief executive Paul Flynn insists that tightening regulations in China and elsewhere around the world on coal quality and imports will actually suit Australia. Whitehaven Coal chief...
2014/10/21 14:49
2014/10/21 14:49
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Former federal department head Allan Hawke. Photo: Rohan Thomson A former top bureaucrat says he is staggered by the "outrageous" six-figure bonuses a government agency routinely pays its senior...
2014/10/21 04:15
2014/10/21 04:15
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PM Tony Abbott leads Parliament's tributes for Gough Whitlam Former Liberal Leader Malcolm Turnbull has choked back tears as MPs, inlcuding the Prime Minister and Labor leader lined up on Tuesday to...
2014/10/21 00:55
2014/10/21 00:55
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In its worldwide pursuit of corrupt officials who have absconded with billions in illicit funds, China is, increasingly loudly, asking foreign governments for help. In its worldwide pursuit of...
2014/10/20 20:35
2014/10/20 20:35
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Sidewinders host Casino Night ELLINWOOD — From 7-10 p.m. on Nov. 8 the Kansas Sidewinders MC, 21 No. Main, will host Casino Night to raise money for United Way. A suggested $20 donation at the door...
2014/10/20 15:12
2014/10/20 15:12
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Social Services Minister Kevin Andrews has described the Coalition's welfare reforms as a "two-term exercise," as he prepares to receive the delayed final report of the federal government's review of...
2014/10/20 14:55
2014/10/20 14:55
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A former long-serving board member of the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust has lashed out at a proposal to build an aged-care facility on a disused defence site at scenic Middle Head, saying if it goes...
2014/10/20 06:10
2014/10/20 06:10
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The 30-year history of trying (and failing) to make ABC cuts For anyone with a memory longer than five minutes, the current stoush between the ABC and the government over the latter’s funding seems...
2014/10/20 06:10
2014/10/20 06:10
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The only significant influence on the ABC’s evolution has been money, but in a roundabout way. Under the Howard government, the ABC eventually recovered all the funding it had lost in the savage cuts...
2014/10/19 20:34
2014/10/19 20:34
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Green and red numbers respectively indicate size of two-party Nationals and Labor polling booth majorities. Click for larger image. Map boundaries courtesy of Ben Raue at The Tally Room. The...
2014/10/18 05:34
2014/10/18 05:34
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Friday’s soon to be formally accepted offer by Virgin Australia to buy 40 per cent of Tigerair for $1 isn’t the first time such a gold coin has been the price for all or part an Australian domestic...
2014/10/17 05:42
2014/10/17 05:42
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he is personally committed to reforming the NSW Liberal Party and has pleaded with members thinking of quitting to stay and fight for change instead. Prime Minister...
2014/10/25 05:15
2014/10/25 05:15
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