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Kiama Independent
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealcalled "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
called "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next fleet of 12 submarines. Seven years after Kevin Rudd proposed doubling the six Collins Class boats with a new fleet that will defeat anything in the region even as... Read more
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Manning River Times
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealcalled "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Manning River Times / Posted 9 hours ago
called "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next fleet of 12 submarines. Seven years after Kevin Rudd proposed doubling the six Collins Class boats with a new fleet that will defeat anything in the region even as... Read more
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9h
Goondiwindi Argus
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealcalled "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 hours ago
called "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next fleet of 12 submarines. Seven years after Kevin Rudd proposed doubling the six Collins Class boats with a new fleet that will defeat anything in the region even as... Read more
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The North West Star
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealcalled "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The North West Star / Posted 9 hours ago
called "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next fleet of 12 submarines. Seven years after Kevin Rudd proposed doubling the six Collins Class boats with a new fleet that will defeat anything in the region even as... Read more
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The Courier
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealcalled "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The Courier / Posted 9 hours ago
called "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next fleet of 12 submarines. Seven years after Kevin Rudd proposed doubling the six Collins Class boats with a new fleet that will defeat anything in the region even as... Read more
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10h
The Young Witness
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealcalled "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The Young Witness / Posted 10 hours ago
called "the contract of the century" to help design and build Australia's next fleet of 12 submarines. Seven years after Kevin Rudd proposed doubling the six Collins Class boats with a new fleet that will defeat anything in the region even as... Read more
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13h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Politics of asylum seekers has poisoned the policylanguage is designed to appeal to flint-hearted Australians, the intended audie
Politics of asylum seekers has poisoned the policy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
language is designed to appeal to flint-hearted Australians, the intended audience is probably further afield. When Kevin Rudd returned to the prime ministership in 2013 and announced a new policy of resettlement in PNG, and that from now on... Read more
14h
Illawarra Mercury
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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14h
The Courier
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
The Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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15h
Northern Daily Leader
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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15h
The Young Witness
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
The Young Witness / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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15h
Western Advocate
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
Western Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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15h
Kiama Independent
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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Manning River Times
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
Manning River Times / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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15h
Goondiwindi Argus
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
12 related stories
15h
The North West Star
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
The North West Star / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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15h
Daily Liberal
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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15h
The Border Mail
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Sc
He's a real emotional guy: the many tears of Malcolm Turnbull (and other PMs)
The Border Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
upon introducing legislation for her signature National Disability Insurance Scheme, and after she was toppled as PM. Kevin Rudd blubbered beside his family after he lost his job to Ms Gillard in the dramatic leadership coup of 2010, and when... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bali 9: Time to death penalty-proof our AFPfrom Australia." Labor Leader Simon Crean agreed. In 2008 with those executions
Bali 9: Time to death penalty-proof our AFP
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
from Australia." Labor Leader Simon Crean agreed. In 2008 with those executions fast approaching, then Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said the group "deserve the justice that will be delivered to them". It was unprincipled and short-sighted from... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekersLabor's promise to process asylum seekers offshore was already unravelling. "A
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekers
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Labor's promise to process asylum seekers offshore was already unravelling. "At least in the run-up to the 2007 election Kevin Rudd was able to hold his team together until they got into government before they dumped the policies that had stopped... Read more
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News.com.au
Peter Dutton - how his influence might be hurting the Coalitionwere pushed well offshore for processing, never to touch mainland soil unless f
Peter Dutton - how his influence might be hurting the Coalition
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
were pushed well offshore for processing, never to touch mainland soil unless for medical treatment. It was the policy of Kevin Rudd but the Coalition was credited with its success. Politically, it worked. Just seven per cent of voters told a... Read more
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Manning River Times
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekersto process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At lea
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekers
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
to process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At least in the run up to the 2007 election Kevin Rudd was able to hold his team together until they got into government before they dumped the policies that had stopped... Read more
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The North West Star
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekersto process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At lea
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekers
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
to process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At least in the run up to the 2007 election Kevin Rudd was able to hold his team together until they got into government before they dumped the policies that had stopped... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekersto process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At lea
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekers
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
to process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At least in the run up to the 2007 election Kevin Rudd was able to hold his team together until they got into government before they dumped the policies that had stopped... Read more
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The Border Mail
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekersto process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At lea
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekers
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
to process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At least in the run up to the 2007 election Kevin Rudd was able to hold his team together until they got into government before they dumped the policies that had stopped... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekersto process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At lea
'This is a sick game and it needs to end': Labor splits over asylum seekers
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
to process asylum seekers offshore if elected was already unravelling. "At least in the run up to the 2007 election Kevin Rudd was able to hold his team together until they got into government before they dumped the policies that had stopped... Read more
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Crikey
Carbon tax zombies attackonly spectre hanging over Shorten yesterday, with a journalist asking “Mr Short
Carbon tax zombies attack
Crikey / Posted yesterday
only spectre hanging over Shorten yesterday, with a journalist asking “Mr Shorten, is climate change still this generation’s great moral challenge?” The Labor leader didn’t come as close to quoting Kevin Rudd, avoiding the moral element all toget... Read more
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Crikey
PNG Supreme Court rules Manus Island detention illegala failed and inhumane policy of offshore detention put in place by his predeces
PNG Supreme Court rules Manus Island detention illegal
Crikey / Posted yesterday
a failed and inhumane policy of offshore detention put in place by his predecessors. Tony Abbott, Scott Morrison and even Kevin Rudd before that all thought the out-of-sight-out-of-mind solution of that small island at the north of our former... Read more
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Junkee
Kevin Rudd Went On 'Hard Chat' And Yes, It Was The Weirdest Thing You've Ever SeenKevin Rudd has kept pretty quiet since losing to Tony Abbott and retiring from
Kevin Rudd Went On 'Hard Chat' And Yes, It Was The Weirdest Thing You've Ever Seen
Junkee / Posted yesterday
Kevin Rudd has kept pretty quiet since losing to Tony Abbott and retiring from federal politics in 2013. He surfaced, briefly, to give his side of events in the ABC’s The Killing Season, and more recently has been named as a likely candidate for the... Read more
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News.com.au
Government's strength now in tattersIsland detention centre, which is also a fixture of its asylum seeker policy an
Government's strength now in tatters
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Island detention centre, which is also a fixture of its asylum seeker policy and was set up by former Labor prime minister Kevin Rudd. Asylum seekers stare at media from behind a fence at the Manus Island detention centre, Papua New Guinea.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Audrey Young:PM off to solid start, says McCullythe United Nations. It was such a strong start that he does not think the late
Audrey Young:PM off to solid start, says McCully
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
the United Nations. It was such a strong start that he does not think the late entry of former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd would damage Clark's chances very much. "Obviously it might send a mixed signal to some countries about our part... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Helen Clark moved by Afghan refugee's story of how she changed his lifecandidate for the top job over one of their own. The Sydney Morning Herald rep
Helen Clark moved by Afghan refugee's story of how she changed his life
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
candidate for the top job over one of their own. The Sydney Morning Herald reported the country's former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, who has not made his candidacy official, did not have the people's backing. The Essential poll, released... Read more
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NZCity
Aussies back Clark over Rudd for UN: pollTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Aussies back Clark over Rudd for UN: poll
NZCity / Posted yesterday
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd, a new poll shows. The Essential poll also shows that even Labor voters prefer the former New Zealand prime minister over the former Australian... Read more
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Literary Minded
Bennelong – The Poll Bludgersecretary in the newly elected government, and emerged throughout her term in p
Bennelong – The Poll Bludger
Literary Minded / Posted yesterday
secretary in the newly elected government, and emerged throughout her term in parliament as a steadfast ally of Kevin Rudd. She developed a correspondingly frosty relationship with Julia Gillard, of whom she was highly critical in a book... Read more
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Literary Minded
9.6 to Labor – The Poll BludgerThe poll also found that 45% would sooner see Helen Clark as secretary-general
9.6 to Labor – The Poll Bludger
Literary Minded / Posted yesterday
The poll also found that 45% would sooner see Helen Clark as secretary-general of the United Nations compared with 21% for Kevin Rudd. A single Essential Research result tends not to knock the BludgerTrack poll aggregate off its axis, but the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How the ratings agencies let us down … and how to fix themand, in some cases, virtually worthless. Now regulators and investors are hitti
How the ratings agencies let us down … and how to fix them
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and, in some cases, virtually worthless. Now regulators and investors are hitting back. No less than the Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, has warned the ratings agencies would ''face their own day of reckoning'' for their role in the... Read more
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Herald Sun
PM seeks alternative for Manus refugeesPM Julia Gillard signed an agreement with Mr O’Neill to use the Manus Island ce
PM seeks alternative for Manus refugees
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
PM Julia Gillard signed an agreement with Mr O’Neill to use the Manus Island centre in 2012, but it was Kevin Rudd, in the dying days of his prime ministership in 2013 who mandated that people who arrived by boat would never... Read more
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The Border Mail
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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The Courier
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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The Young Witness
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Western Advocate
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Manning River Times
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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The North West Star
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll findsTwice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United
Just one in five Australians back Kevin Rudd for UN's top job, new poll finds
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. Twice as many Australians support New Zealand's Helen Clark to lead the United Nations than Kevin Rudd. And even Labor voters prefer the former... Read more
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Crikey
our budget fears - and we prefer Clark over Ruddcorruption in the unions — 55% of respondents — compared to 19% of Labor voters
our budget fears - and we prefer Clark over Rudd
Crikey / Posted 2 days ago
corruption in the unions — 55% of respondents — compared to 19% of Labor voters. Meanwhile, there’s bad news for Kevin Rudd in this week’s polling: more Labor voters support former New Zealand prime minister Helen Clark in her quest for... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Crumbs and all: Prince Harry, Hillary Clinton and Julia Gillard have cutlery swiped for exhibitionof hotel workers who have access to the cutlery they use,” Van, the nephew of t
Crumbs and all: Prince Harry, Hillary Clinton and Julia Gillard have cutlery swiped for exhibition
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
of hotel workers who have access to the cutlery they use,” Van, the nephew of the former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd, told Guardian Australia. “I worked in that particular area of the hospitality industry in the late 1990s and, to... Read more
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