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The Hindu
After two centuries, Sweden has more men than womenMinister Asa Regner, of the governing Social Democrats, twice turned down reque
After two centuries, Sweden has more men than women
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
Minister Asa Regner, of the governing Social Democrats, twice turned down requests to be interviewed. The main opposition party, the center-right Moderates, also declined to comment. Elsewhere in Europe, the gender balance is stable or... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Unions confident ahead of penalty rulingas part of its review into awards, but it won't do so until after the July 2 fe
Unions confident ahead of penalty ruling
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
as part of its review into awards, but it won't do so until after the July 2 federal election. Despite criticism of Opposition Leader Bill Shorten's claim he will accept the decision, ACTU secretary Dave Oliver defended Labor's track record... Read more
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The Temasek Review
It is time for Lina Chiam to cease her grumbling about SDP! « Letters « TR EMERITUS(SPP) or rather the Singapore Chiam Museum is a political party that is focused
It is time for Lina Chiam to cease her grumbling about SDP! « Letters « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
(SPP) or rather the Singapore Chiam Museum is a political party that is focused on the personality of the decrepit former opposition MP Chiam See Tong. In GE2011, despite a strong nationwide backlash against the ruling party, SPP chairman Lina... Read more
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The Temasek Review
TRE readers: Low Thia Khiang should step down for a more aggressive opposition leader « Letters « TR EMERITUSLow may be the most high profile and most respected Opposition leader in Singap
TRE readers: Low Thia Khiang should step down for a more aggressive opposition leader « Letters « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
Low may be the most high profile and most respected Opposition leader in Singapore. But this does not mean he should lead. He failed to win has constituency in the last GE and was propped up by fellow Aljunied MPs. This means the electorate has no... Read more
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examiner.com
Verizon union workers prevail; jobs, retail contracts gained stateside(IBEW) unions, despite hardline strike-busting tactics by Verizon, that include
Verizon union workers prevail; jobs, retail contracts gained stateside
examiner.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
(IBEW) unions, despite hardline strike-busting tactics by Verizon, that included cancellation of medical benefits and opposition to unemployment benefits for strikers manned the picket lines for six weeks. The unions opposed outsourcing of... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Innocent people put in danger by gun lawof this wrongheaded law. I hope it's not you, your family or mine. Finally, in
Innocent people put in danger by gun law
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 8 minutes ago
of this wrongheaded law. I hope it's not you, your family or mine. Finally, in November, remember that this law was promoted by our Republican majority legislature in opposition to law enforcement statewide and primarily at the behest of t... Read more
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The Financial Express
Proposal to turn FTII into ‘Digital Media University’appointed by the I&B Ministry as vice-chairman of the Governing Council and cha
Proposal to turn FTII into ‘Digital Media University’
The Financial Express / Posted 15 minutes ago
appointed by the I&B Ministry as vice-chairman of the Governing Council and chairman of the Academic Council owing to stiff opposition to Chauhan from the students and several filmmakers. Sources said students were told that Chauhan would only be a... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Air strikes pummel rebel-held city of IdlibSyria Monday night caused mass casualties and sparked fresh clashes. The flare
Air strikes pummel rebel-held city of Idlib
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 20 minutes ago
Syria Monday night caused mass casualties and sparked fresh clashes. The flare up in violence came a day after the opposition's chief negotiator resigned in frustration over the stalled Geneva peace talks with the government of Bashar... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Head of Egypt's journalists union to stand trialhuman rights record must not be judged by Western standards. Pro-government me
Head of Egypt's journalists union to stand trial
Lake Placid News / Posted 30 minutes ago
human rights record must not be judged by Western standards. Pro-government media routinely defames critics and brands any opposition as either treason or motived by clandestine support for the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, the Islamist group... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Fox Sports Lab selects its Super Rugby team of the week for round 14instrumental in the Lions dismantling their biggest rivals the Bulls at Loftus
Fox Sports Lab selects its Super Rugby team of the week for round 14
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 31 minutes ago
instrumental in the Lions dismantling their biggest rivals the Bulls at Loftus to remain undefeated against South African opposition this season. De Klerk was outstanding with ball in hand making the most run metres (71m) by a scrum-half from... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Matthew Pavlich and Nick Riewoldt finishing esteemed AFL careers in contrasting ways in 2016 seasonyounger on-ballers. “I love having him up there because he brings something a
Matthew Pavlich and Nick Riewoldt finishing esteemed AFL careers in contrasting ways in 2016 season
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 31 minutes ago
younger on-ballers. “I love having him up there because he brings something a little bit different to that midfield and opposition get pretty worried when he’s up there because he’s such a dangerous player,” Newnes told foxfooty.com.au. “He’s... Read more
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Herald Sun
Political Campaign Songsarts funding, so won’t the real Malcolm Turnbull “please stand up, please stand
Political Campaign Songs
Herald Sun / Posted 34 minutes ago
arts funding, so won’t the real Malcolm Turnbull “please stand up, please stand up.” The Real Slim Shady - Eminem Opposition Leader Bill Shorten (48 years old, weak zinger game)Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten wearing the wrong hat... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Renamo Leader Dhlakama Reveals Assassination PlotIn an interview with DW, the Mozambican opposition and long-time rebel leader A
Renamo Leader Dhlakama Reveals Assassination Plot
AllAfrica.com / Posted 34 minutes ago
In an interview with DW, the Mozambican opposition and long-time rebel leader Afonso Dhlakama has spoken of government plans to assassinate him and at the same time set conditions for new peace talks as soon as possible. Dhlakama the leader of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ekiti Governor Dares Buhari to Stop Him From Travelling Abroadthe country. "Under the federal system of government, state governors are not
Ekiti Governor Dares Buhari to Stop Him From Travelling Abroad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 34 minutes ago
the country. "Under the federal system of government, state governors are not appendages of the President and as a leading opposition figure in Nigeria, he cannot be cowed by President Mohammadu Buhari and his agents," Mr. Fayose said via a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Minimum wage rise may cost jobsresearch.The Fair Work Commission found the living standards of our lowest paid
Minimum wage rise may cost jobs
Herald Sun / Posted 34 minutes ago
research.The Fair Work Commission found the living standards of our lowest paid works needed improving. Up in Cairns, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will announce Labor’s plan to redirect $1 billion of funding earmarked for Northern Australia... Read more
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CNN
Battle for ISIS lands 'will be long struggle'Erdogan said at the weekend: "I condemn U.S. support for the YPG. This is not t
Battle for ISIS lands 'will be long struggle'
CNN / Posted 35 minutes ago
Erdogan said at the weekend: "I condemn U.S. support for the YPG. This is not the promise that was given to us." Turkish opposition to the leading role of the YPG, and its sponsorship of rival groups in northern Syria, may make it more difficult... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bad election result in WA would boost pressure on Premier: HarveyLiberals have put that down to public unhappiness with Mr Barnett, whose State
Bad election result in WA would boost pressure on Premier: Harvey
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 37 minutes ago
Liberals have put that down to public unhappiness with Mr Barnett, whose State Government has lagged well behind the Labor opposition in recent opinion polling. Ms Harvey conceded the pressure would increase on Mr Barnett if the federal result in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Turnbull defends Bishop over on-air super stumbleon rebates was initially put in place for four years in 2014 after the unpopula
Turnbull defends Bishop over on-air super stumble
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 37 minutes ago
on rebates was initially put in place for four years in 2014 after the unpopular $7.00 GP co-payment was dropped. The Opposition has criticised the rebate freeze, calling it a GP tax by stealth. In the second week of the campaign, Opposition... Read more
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The Local
The eight ingredients that created the Swedish modelon strike. Swedish companies still have very loyal co-workers. Trade unions are
The eight ingredients that created the Swedish model
The Local / Posted 38 minutes ago
on strike. Swedish companies still have very loyal co-workers. Trade unions are these days often just as much partners as opposition to company bosses. People have long been moving from places where they cannot support themselves to places where... Read more
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walesonline
Carwyn Jones appears to have changed his image post-electionimage has been carefully tweaked to take note of the new political circumstance
Carwyn Jones appears to have changed his image post-election
walesonline / Posted 43 minutes ago
image has been carefully tweaked to take note of the new political circumstances – and to counter allegations from opposition parties that he was behaving arrogantly in the last term. At a speech to Plaid Cymru’s Spring conference in... Read more
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walesonline
The credentials of the four candidates to replace Dan LydiateBlues partnership with Warburton as two specialist opensides, sometimes three w
The credentials of the four candidates to replace Dan Lydiate
walesonline / Posted 43 minutes ago
Blues partnership with Warburton as two specialist opensides, sometimes three with Josh Navidi, as the unit dominated opposition back rows at the breakdown. Taking that from the Pro12 to the hardest Test challenge of all in New Zealand... Read more
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Queensland Times
Claver clean up with double winthe week off with a bye. The Year 8 team defeated Marsden 26-22, while the Yea
Claver clean up with double win
Queensland Times / Posted 46 minutes ago
the week off with a bye. The Year 8 team defeated Marsden 26-22, while the Year 9's recorded a 24-12 win against the same opposition. The Ipswich State High Open Reserves rounded out the victories with a 38-12 defeat of Wavell State High... Read more
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The Economic Times
CPM leadership gets into huddle for autopsy on loss of face in Bengal pollscommented on the violence in Bengal. "The Trinamool Congress has unleashed wide
CPM leadership gets into huddle for autopsy on loss of face in Bengal polls
The Economic Times / Posted 55 minutes ago
commented on the violence in Bengal. "The Trinamool Congress has unleashed widespread violence against the cadres of the opposition parties. Many CPI(M) cadres have been murdered and over 600 CPI(M) and mass organization offices have been... Read more
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Soccer Lens
Why Arsenal’s €25million Rodriguez bid makes perfect senseArsenal. It seems feasible that next season we could see Rodríguez’s attacking
Why Arsenal’s €25million Rodriguez bid makes perfect sense
Soccer Lens / Posted 56 minutes ago
Arsenal. It seems feasible that next season we could see Rodríguez’s attacking threat when Arsenal are attempting to break a team down, but Monreal’s defensive intelligence when up against tricky opposition wingers. All statistics from Whoscored.c... Read more
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Perth Now
Minimum wage rises for workersMalcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda
Minimum wage rises for workers
Perth Now / Posted 57 minutes ago
Malcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda and medical research. Up in Cairns, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will announce Labor’s plan to redirect $1 billion of funding earmarked for Northern Australia... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Obama confident trade deal will pass Congresspassing trade deals is tough, especially during a political campaign when the i
Obama confident trade deal will pass Congress
Op-Ed News / Posted 58 minutes ago
passing trade deals is tough, especially during a political campaign when the issue is hotly debated. The TPP has drawn opposition from members in both parties in Congress along with the leading Democratic and Republican presidential candidates,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Minimum wage rises for workersMalcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda
Minimum wage rises for workers
Adelaide Now / Posted 59 minutes ago
Malcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda and medical research. Up in Cairns, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will announce Labor’s plan to redirect $1 billion of funding earmarked for Northern Australia... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Portion of seabed bordering SA earmarked for mining, experts alarmedThe proposed mining activity has drawn opposition from the World Wide Fund for
Portion of seabed bordering SA earmarked for mining, experts alarmed
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 59 minutes ago
The proposed mining activity has drawn opposition from the World Wide Fund for Nature, one of several organisations represented at a seabed mining seminar last week in Cape Town. The government has issued three licences for marine prospecting for... Read more
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ESPN FC
Alfredo Talavera leading race to be Mexico's No. 1 as 'Memo' Ochoa waitsUruguay, Oscar Tabarez's men -- the current leader in the CONMEBOL qualifiers f
Alfredo Talavera leading race to be Mexico's No. 1 as 'Memo' Ochoa waits
ESPN FC / Posted an hour ago
Uruguay, Oscar Tabarez's men -- the current leader in the CONMEBOL qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup -- are dangerous opposition indeed. They are, as Osorio recently said: "direct and excellent on set pieces." This match in Phoenix could... Read more
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ESPN FC
Copa America can show Mexico quality and hand Javier Hernandez immortality2-0, 2-0, 3-0 and 2-0 -- all in favor of El Tri. It has been a perfect start. H
Copa America can show Mexico quality and hand Javier Hernandez immortality
ESPN FC / Posted an hour ago
2-0, 2-0, 3-0 and 2-0 -- all in favor of El Tri. It has been a perfect start. His teams haven't even conceded, even if the opposition have only been El Salvador, Honduras, a Senegal reserve team and Canada. But the meticulous tactician and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
French Open washed out for 1st time in 16 years | Sportsby 2020 over Court Philippe Chatrier, as part of a modernization of the cramped
French Open washed out for 1st time in 16 years | Sports
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
by 2020 over Court Philippe Chatrier, as part of a modernization of the cramped clay-court venue in the west of Paris. But opposition and legal action from local residents and environmental activists has slowed the ambitious project, which would... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Minimum wage rises for workersMalcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda
Minimum wage rises for workers
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
Malcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda and medical research. Up in Cairns, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will announce Labor’s plan to redirect $1 billion of funding earmarked for Northern Australia... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez warns his side they can't approach the Championship like big time CharliesDivision and he guided them back to La Liga. The 56-year-old said: “It’s diffe
Rafa Benitez warns his side they can't approach the Championship like big time Charlies
chroniclelive / Posted an hour ago
Division and he guided them back to La Liga. The 56-year-old said: “It’s different when you are a top side, you know the opposition will be trying their very best against you. When you’re a small team it’s different. “When I was at Extremadura I... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Minimum wage rises for workersMalcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda
Minimum wage rises for workers
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Malcolm Turnbull has been campaigning in Sydney promoting his innovation agenda and medical research. Up in Cairns, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will announce Labor’s plan to redirect $1 billion of funding earmarked for Northern Australia... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Head of Egypt's journalists union to stand trialhuman rights record must not be judged by Western standards. Pro-government me
Head of Egypt's journalists union to stand trial
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
human rights record must not be judged by Western standards. Pro-government media routinely defames critics and brands any opposition as either treason or motived by clandestine support for the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, the Islamist group... Read more
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Soccer Lens
Mesut Özil: Potential Bayern Munich TargetBut, if you imagine the number of opportunities he will create for Lewandowski,
Mesut Özil: Potential Bayern Munich Target
Soccer Lens / Posted an hour ago
But, if you imagine the number of opportunities he will create for Lewandowski, Müller, Costa, Robben and Ribéry, well, it is completely worth it. And the opposition will be terrified of the red power called Bayern Munich. If they weren’t al... Read more
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Northern Star
Proposed Nimbin motel an “out of place monstrosity”A PROPOSED motel development for Nimbin using repurposed 40-foot shipping conta
Proposed Nimbin motel an “out of place monstrosity”
Northern Star / Posted an hour ago
A PROPOSED motel development for Nimbin using repurposed 40-foot shipping containers is still being met with titanic opposition from locals, despite several amendments to the original plan. The “Cubes” development at 78-82 Cullen St on the northern... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Lafourche school tax bill moves on with Senate measure attachedthe tax assessor. Smith's bill passed unanimously in the Senate but failed by
Lafourche school tax bill moves on with Senate measure attached
The Houma Courier / Posted an hour ago
the tax assessor. Smith's bill passed unanimously in the Senate but failed by a 32-62 vote in the House – unusually strong opposition for a local bill. “Mr. Richard, the author, voted against that, and we'll give him a chance to correct that,”... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Flood protection: Proposal aims to ease levee workconverting hundreds of acres of private land, including sugar-cane fields, in R
Flood protection: Proposal aims to ease levee work
The Houma Courier / Posted an hour ago
converting hundreds of acres of private land, including sugar-cane fields, in Raceland to wetlands. The proposal sparked opposition from residents and state, local and congressional officials, and the corps dropped the plan and is looking at land... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Thailand’s political polarization is raising tensions in the art world tooletter to affirm Sutee’s credentials and pro-democracy standpoint as well as qu
Thailand’s political polarization is raising tensions in the art world too
Asian Correspondent / Posted an hour ago
letter to affirm Sutee’s credentials and pro-democracy standpoint as well as question the political motif behind Sutee’s opposition. A number of former PDRC supporters have distanced themselves from the movement, denied any endorsement for the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gallen says Blues out to erase memories of record Origin lossthat really helped us a lot because we were probably doing it a little bit too
Gallen says Blues out to erase memories of record Origin loss
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
that really helped us a lot because we were probably doing it a little bit too easy in Coffs Harbour. "I think having opposition in front of us really brought us back a peg and you know, we are ready to go," the skipper said. And what's an... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Anti-gay' preacher who says women deserve rape is attacked with batanother user said on YouTube. Saxton has a reputation among local students and
'Anti-gay' preacher who says women deserve rape is attacked with bat
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
another user said on YouTube. Saxton has a reputation among local students and internet users for his radical religious opposition to homosexuality, according to ABC 15. But he's most notoriously known for telling women they deserve to be raped... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Liberals concede 'risk' of missing Supreme Court's assisted-death deadlineCourt decision -- would have qualified for an assisted death under the proposed
Liberals concede 'risk' of missing Supreme Court's assisted-death deadline
Calgary Sun / Posted an hour ago
Court decision -- would have qualified for an assisted death under the proposed law. It has proven unpopular with the opposition benches, too, and that dissatisfaction was evident again during Monday's question period. "Even if this bill is... Read more
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The Border Mail
Letters to the editorlittle or no experience in real life, and if a candidate dares to differ from t
Letters to the editor
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
little or no experience in real life, and if a candidate dares to differ from the party line, they are howled down by their opposition and ridiculed by the media. This is why the voters of Indi are well served by having an independent... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Lafourche school tax bill moves on with Senate measure attachedthe tax assessor. Smith's bill passed unanimously in the Senate but failed by
Lafourche school tax bill moves on with Senate measure attached
The Daily Comet / Posted an hour ago
the tax assessor. Smith's bill passed unanimously in the Senate but failed by a 32-62 vote in the House – unusually strong opposition for a local bill. “Mr. Richard, the author, voted against that, and we'll give him a chance to correct that,”... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor to cosy up to public sector workersTasmania's Labor opposition has signalled the party's ambition to snatch power
Labor to cosy up to public sector workers
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
Tasmania's Labor opposition has signalled the party's ambition to snatch power by befriending the state's public sector workers. Responding to the government's 2016/17 budget the party claims is filled with "deception, spin and trickery", opposition... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld MP police probe 'strange': LNPThe Queensland opposition has cast doubt over the "strange" confidential police
Qld MP police probe 'strange': LNP
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
The Queensland opposition has cast doubt over the "strange" confidential police investigation involving Labor MP Rick Williams while insisting it is not alleging a cover-up. The Pumicestone MP has been cleared, after a year-long probe, of serious... Read more
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Perth Now
Labor to cosy up to public sector workersTasmania's Labor opposition has signalled the party's ambition to snatch power
Labor to cosy up to public sector workers
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
Tasmania's Labor opposition has signalled the party's ambition to snatch power by befriending the state's public sector workers. Responding to the government's 2016/17 budget the party claims is filled with "deception, spin and trickery", opposition... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Labor sets out disabilities jobs plana range of services, beyond the national disability insurance scheme, to help g
Labor sets out disabilities jobs plan
Sky News Australia / Posted an hour ago
a range of services, beyond the national disability insurance scheme, to help get people with disabilities into work. Opposition families spokeswoman Jenny Macklin on Tuesday flagged new partnerships with not-for-profit bodies, an overhaul of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Bahrain more than doubles opposition leader's sentenceDubai - A Bahraini appeals court on Monday more than doubled the prison term fo
Bahrain more than doubles opposition leader's sentence
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
Dubai - A Bahraini appeals court on Monday more than doubled the prison term for the country's top Shi'ite opposition figure in a ruling that his political bloc blasted as "unacceptable and provocative". Sheikh Ali Salman now faces nine years behind... Read more
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