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News.com.au
'Lock the Gate' farmers take protest against coal seam gas development (CSG) in Queensland to LNP leader Campbell Newman's office in Ashgrove RAW NEWS: Farmers march in Ashgrove in protest of coal seam gas ahead of the
'Lock the Gate' farmers take protest against coal seam gas development (CSG) in Queensland to LNP leader Campbell Newman's office in Ashgrove
News.com.au / Posted 41 minutes ago
RAW NEWS: Farmers march in Ashgrove in protest of coal seam gas ahead of the Food Security Forum... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Positive factors in Qld economy could take two years to play out: analystQueensland economy: Positive factors could take two years to play out, analyst
Positive factors in Qld economy could take two years to play out: analyst
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
Queensland economy: Positive factors could take two years to play out, analyst says It could take two years for positive factors to emerge in the Queensland economy, a leading economist says. State final demand, which measures the domestic economy... Read more
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Queensland Times
ALP makes the hinterland its hub in upcoming Fisher campaignTHE ALP's Federal candidate for Fisher Bill Gissane is hoping a campaign base e
ALP makes the hinterland its hub in upcoming Fisher campaign
Queensland Times / Posted 2 hours ago
THE ALP's Federal candidate for Fisher Bill Gissane is hoping a campaign base established in the hinterland will help his quest to win the hearts of voters when they next go to the Federal polls. With broom in hand, clearing out his new space in... Read more
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Queensland Times
Harding made mistake with cheap attack on NeumannMR ABBOTT'S candidate for Blair has opened her campaign with a disgraceful pers
Harding made mistake with cheap attack on Neumann
Queensland Times / Posted 3 hours ago
MR ABBOTT'S candidate for Blair has opened her campaign with a disgraceful personal attack on sitting member Shayne Neumann. As we saw at the last federal election, this LNP candidate is such a policy weakling that she resorts to personal slurs to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'1.5% is better than 00.0%': Abbott government's sales job on public service wagesThe phrase flogging a dead horse comes to mind. Vote No Senior management's ad
'1.5% is better than 00.0%': Abbott government's sales job on public service wages
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
The phrase flogging a dead horse comes to mind. Vote No Senior management's advertising is audacious, and their reference to 'facts' challenges credulity. Most of us have read George Orwell and have lived through the Cold War, and know that... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Solar power pricing to be probed by Queensland Productivity CommissionThe Queensland Productivity Commission will probe solar power feed-in tarrifs t
Solar power pricing to be probed by Queensland Productivity Commission
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 hours ago
The Queensland Productivity Commission will probe solar power feed-in tarrifs to determine fair price. Photo: Glenn Hunt What is a fair price for solar? The Queensland Productivity Commission has been tasked with finding out. But it's going to be... Read more
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The Age
'1.5% is better than 00.0%': Abbott government's sales job on public service wagesThe phrase flogging a dead horse comes to mind. Vote No Senior management's ad
'1.5% is better than 00.0%': Abbott government's sales job on public service wages
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
The phrase flogging a dead horse comes to mind. Vote No Senior management's advertising is audacious, and their reference to 'facts' challenges credulity. Most of us have read George Orwell and have lived through the Cold War, and know that... Read more
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WA Today
'1.5% is better than 00.0%': Abbott government's sales job on public service wagesThe phrase flogging a dead horse comes to mind. Vote No Senior management's ad
'1.5% is better than 00.0%': Abbott government's sales job on public service wages
WA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
The phrase flogging a dead horse comes to mind. Vote No Senior management's advertising is audacious, and their reference to 'facts' challenges credulity. Most of us have read George Orwell and have lived through the Cold War, and know that... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Really need help': mum who built cage for ice-addict sonA photo of the home-made cage a Rockhampton mother has built to house her ice-a
'Really need help': mum who built cage for ice-addict son
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 hours ago
A photo of the home-made cage a Rockhampton mother has built to house her ice-addicted son. Photo: Contributed Drug-addicted teenagers "really need help", says a desperate Queensland mother who built a cage to house her son, caught in the grip of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia is not heading to a recession ... yet Despite the sobering growth figures released this week, it's too early to say
Australia is not heading to a recession ... yet
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
Despite the sobering growth figures released this week, it's too early to say Australia is heading to a recession. Nevertheless, there are many pitfalls ahead and we can't afford to be complacent,... Read more
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Literary Minded
6.8 to Labor –Canning byelection poll: renewable energy trumps national security Morning all
6.8 to Labor –
Literary Minded / Posted 11 hours ago
Canning byelection poll: renewable energy trumps national security Morning all. Joe Hockey confirms what we already know – now the ABS has joined the party and is waging a Jihad on the Liberal government. At his press conference Mr Hockey appeared... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Mum who built cage for ice-addicted son might find supportA ROCKHAMPTON mother, who built a cage to house her ice-addicted son, has spoke
Mum who built cage for ice-addicted son might find support
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 13 hours ago
A ROCKHAMPTON mother, who built a cage to house her ice-addicted son, has spoken to the Health Minister's office about her struggle to find adequate services to help him. The discussion happened a day after Health Minister Cameron Dick's office was... Read more
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Literary Minded
Morgan state polling: late August 2015 –Morgan has released its regular monthly SMS polling of state voting intention,
Morgan state polling: late August 2015 –
Literary Minded / Posted 21 hours ago
Morgan has released its regular monthly SMS polling of state voting intention, which will be getting dedicated posts in future. The poll was conducted from Saturday to Monday, and the results for each of the states are summarised in turn: New South... Read more
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The North West Star
Expansion of Isa electorateAlmost the size of France but still the Mount Isa electorate threatens to grow,
Expansion of Isa electorate
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Almost the size of France but still the Mount Isa electorate threatens to grow, making it harder for the voices of bush communities to be heard in state parliament. THE Mount Isa electorate is at risk of getting bigger than it already is. It is... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld economy Australia's most sluggishShadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer C
Qld economy Australia's most sluggish
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Shadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt's focus on state final demand figures in the final months of the Newman Government has come back to bite, with the Opposition seizing on a June quarter slowdown... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Union payments to ALP unlikely to be included in CCC inquiryUnion payments to ALP unlikely to be included in Crime and Corruption Commissio
Union payments to ALP unlikely to be included in CCC inquiry
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Union payments to ALP unlikely to be included in Crime and Corruption Commission inquiry Photo: Annastacia Palaszczuk would not commit to including the relationship between Labor and the union movement in the CCC inquiry. (AAP: John Pryke) Union... Read more
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News Mail
Next LNP government commits to upgrade dangerous roadTHE LNP promised to upgrade the Urraween Rd and Maryborough Hervey Bay Rd inter
Next LNP government commits to upgrade dangerous road
News Mail / Posted yesterday
THE LNP promised to upgrade the Urraween Rd and Maryborough Hervey Bay Rd intersection if they're returned to government. Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg and Deputy John-Paul Langbroek visited the road yesterday morning and said an LNP State... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qlders still undecided on governmentQueensland Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg. Photo: DAN PELED Seven month
Qlders still undecided on government
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Queensland Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg. Photo: DAN PELED Seven months on and Queensland electors still can't make up their mind over which party would make a better government. The ALP did see a 1 per cent nudge in two party preferred... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice: Lawrence SpringborgFluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice, former Qld health minister L
Fluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice: Lawrence Springborg
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Fluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice, former Qld health minister Lawrence Springborg says Queensland Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg has stood by his decision as health minister under the previous LNP government to make water... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
CCC 'could say no' to political donations probeCrime and Corruption Commission 'could say no' to inquiry into political donati
CCC 'could say no' to political donations probe
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Crime and Corruption Commission 'could say no' to inquiry into political donations, Jackie Trad says Queensland's Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) is not obliged to conduct an inquiry into political donations and could decide against an... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld donations inquiry won't probe unionsAN inquiry into political donations in Queensland doesn't need to investigate t
Qld donations inquiry won't probe unions
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland doesn't need to investigate the influence of union donors, the Labor government says. DEPUTY Premier Jackie Trad says the purpose of the inquiry, which the government wants the Crime and Corruption... Read more
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News.com.au
Two months on, Queensland’s top legal job remains vacant Frontrunner for the role Acting Chief Justice Margaret McMurdo.Source: News C
Two months on, Queensland’s top legal job remains vacant
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Frontrunner for the role Acting Chief Justice Margaret McMurdo.Source: News Corp Australia JUSTICES Catherine Holmes and Margaret McMurdo are among the top contenders for chief justice as the... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld donations inquiry won't probe unionsbreaking news Queensland's Labor government has brushed off suggestions of a
Qld donations inquiry won't probe unions
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
breaking news Queensland's Labor government has brushed off suggestions of an inquiry into union donations.Source: AAP AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland doesn't need to probe the influence... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Labor witch hunt? No problem, says LNPQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Opposition Leader Lawrence Springb
Labor witch hunt? No problem, says LNP
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg. Photo: Fairfax It's the Labor "witch hunt" the LNP leader has "no problem" being part of. As long as Labor's links to unions are included. Which Premier Annastacia... Read more
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Queensland Times
Commission board may give evidence about Walton collapseA SENATE inquiry into Construction Industry Insolvency may call on the Queensla
Commission board may give evidence about Walton collapse
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
A SENATE inquiry into Construction Industry Insolvency may call on the Queensland Building and Construction Commission board to give evidence as it seeks to understand the lead-up to the collapse of Walton Construction. The inquiry met in Brisbane... Read more
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Crikey
Essential NBN economic directionEssential: is your party too far to the left or the right? Bernard, it’s not a
Essential NBN economic direction
Crikey / Posted yesterday
Essential: is your party too far to the left or the right? Bernard, it’s not about how far Parties have gone ideologically to the Left, Right, or anywhere else. It’s about how far they’ve gone in the direction of their elites using their positions... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Joel Fitzgibbon launches Dave Kerrigan's Maranoa campaignFEDERAL Labor Shadow Agriculture Minister Joel Fitzgibbon will make the keynote
Joel Fitzgibbon launches Dave Kerrigan's Maranoa campaign
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
FEDERAL Labor Shadow Agriculture Minister Joel Fitzgibbon will make the keynote address of an agriculture conference in Roma today after launching an election campaign last night. Mr Fitzgibbon is on a two-day trip to town and last night he launched... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Keppel casino campaigners making wavesOUR Keppel Our Future campaign director Karla McPhail is making waves surroundi
Keppel casino campaigners making waves
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
OUR Keppel Our Future campaign director Karla McPhail is making waves surrounding the push for a boutique gaming licence on GKI. Karla said the group of local supporters was a lot more optimistic following Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg's... Read more
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News Mail
Flood wall blows out by $2 millionTHE cost to build a flood levee in Maryborough has been blown out by almost $2
Flood wall blows out by $2 million
News Mail / Posted yesterday
THE cost to build a flood levee in Maryborough has been blown out by almost $2 million with the State Government now asked to stump up more cash. The project, which included a 4m flood wall through the Maryborough CBD and drainage works, was... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland refuses to mandate fluorideQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk. Photo: Chris Hyde The Queensland Gov
Queensland refuses to mandate fluoride
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk. Photo: Chris Hyde The Queensland Government has doubled down on ruling out mandatory fluoridation in the state's water supplies, with Annastacia Palaszczuk opting for a lead the horse to water policy, even... Read more
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Aljazeera
Australia by-election could dictate PM's fateAdelaide, Australia - Six months ago, the Australian prime minister narrowly av
Australia by-election could dictate PM's fate
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Adelaide, Australia - Six months ago, the Australian prime minister narrowly avoided being dethroned after a rebellion within his own party. Tony Abbott's leadership style had alienated many within the ranks, and as he sank lower in polls, his... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland's chief dentist calls for fluoridationChief dentist pushes councils to add fluoride to water supply as Child Oral Hea
Queensland's chief dentist calls for fluoridation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Chief dentist pushes councils to add fluoride to water supply as Child Oral Health Survey confirms benefits Queensland's chief dentist urged councils to again add fluoride to water supplies after a new study confirmed it significantly reduced tooth... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fluoride coverage drops to 79 per cent of Queensland populationFluoridated water coverage drops to 79 per cent of Queensland; only one Indigen
Fluoride coverage drops to 79 per cent of Queensland population
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Fluoridated water coverage drops to 79 per cent of Queensland; only one Indigenous community signs up Since the fluoridation of water was made optional in Queensland, coverage of the state's population has dropped by 10 per cent, and just one... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAn inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
An inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. The inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Business Spectator
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAn inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Business Spectator / Posted 2 days ago
An inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. The inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland farmers set to launch action in the Land Court to stop Acland mine expansion Photo: Queensland Environment Department has issued a draft environmental aut
Queensland farmers set to launch action in the Land Court to stop Acland mine expansion
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Photo: Queensland Environment Department has issued a draft environmental authority proposed expansion of the Acland mine (Arlie Felton-Taylor ) Farmers on... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsbreaking news AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been bra
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
breaking news AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. THE inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. THE inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Annastacia Palaszczuk accused of politicising CCC on new chairman's first day Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will pus
Annastacia Palaszczuk accused of politicising CCC
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
on new chairman's first day Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will push ahead with an inquiry into political donations despite Opposition accusations she is politicising the Crime and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP accuses Labor of 'witch hunt' over donations inquiryJarrod Bleijie says Labor is putting the corruption watchdog's independence at
LNP accuses Labor of 'witch hunt' over donations inquiry
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Jarrod Bleijie says Labor is putting the corruption watchdog's independence at risk by asking for a probe into political donations. Photo: Rob Homer The LNP has labelled Labor's planned inquiry into political donations a "witch hunt" that will put... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
What are these GKI jobs supposed to be?A LOCAL financial and business consultant has questioned claims that Tower Hold
What are these GKI jobs supposed to be?
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
A LOCAL financial and business consultant has questioned claims that Tower Holdings' Great Keppel Island revitalisation would generate 1500 jobs, saying a more accurate figure would be in the range of 1200. George Meacham is principal of consultancy... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
What are these GKI jobs supposed to be?A LOCAL financial and business consultant has questioned claims that Tower Hold
What are these GKI jobs supposed to be?
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
A LOCAL financial and business consultant has questioned claims that Tower Holdings' Great Keppel Island revitalisation would generate 1500 jobs, saying a more accurate figure would be in the range of 1200. George Meacham is principal of consultancy... Read more
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News Mail
What are these GKI jobs supposed to be?A LOCAL financial and business consultant has questioned claims that Tower Hold
What are these GKI jobs supposed to be?
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A LOCAL financial and business consultant has questioned claims that Tower Holdings' Great Keppel Island revitalisation would generate 1500 jobs, saying a more accurate figure would be in the range of 1200. George Meacham is principal of consultancy... Read more
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News Mail
Opposition leader targets Coast unemploymentTHE State Opposition has targeted growing unemployment on the Fraser Coast on d
Opposition leader targets Coast unemployment
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
THE State Opposition has targeted growing unemployment on the Fraser Coast on day one of their three-day visit to the region. Arriving to the Fraser Coast yesterday morning, Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg and deputy John-Paul Langbroek met... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland donations inquiry to have Royal Commission powersAnnastacia Palaszczuk addresses the Queensland Labor state conference. Photo: M
Queensland donations inquiry to have Royal Commission powers
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Annastacia Palaszczuk addresses the Queensland Labor state conference. Photo: Michelle Smith The Queensland Government will push ahead with its plans to instigate an inquiry into political donations, which will see the Crime and Corruption... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP takes well-worn path to 'listening tour'Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg. Photo: Dan Peled It worked for Wayne Go
LNP takes well-worn path to 'listening tour'
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg. Photo: Dan Peled It worked for Wayne Goss and for Annastacia Palaszczuk. Now Lawrence Springborg is hoping taking a leaf out of the long-term grassroots campaign book that saw both Labor leaders take... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Poor Felt Worst Ebola Impact' - International Alert ReportsMonrovia — The worst impacts of the Ebola crisis were felt by the poor, who exp
'Poor Felt Worst Ebola Impact' - International Alert Reports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — The worst impacts of the Ebola crisis were felt by the poor, who experienced loss of income, difficulty accessing medical services and traumatic feelings of fear, says a report by International Alert. The report mentions that 42% of survey... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sex for House? Unmil Staff Allegedly Tricks Liberian GirlMonrovia — Less than three months of a recent report released by the Office on
Sex for House? Unmil Staff Allegedly Tricks Liberian Girl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — Less than three months of a recent report released by the Office on Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) of the United Nations (UN) on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) perpetrated by UN peacekeepers working within the United Nations... Read more
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Crikey
Double standards, Crikey?Double standards? Caroline Armstrong writes: Re. “ Want economic reform? Here’
Double standards, Crikey?
Crikey / Posted 2 days ago
Double standards? Caroline Armstrong writes: Re. “ Want economic reform? Here’s someone who could deliver it” (Friday). Julie Bishop’s stint in the Treasury portfolio in opposition was famously a disaster says Bernard Keane. This was in 2009. I... Read more
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