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2014/08/19 23:17
2014/08/19 23:17
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Clive Palmer won’t apologise for Chinese “mongrel” comments The government has warned MP Clive Palmer against using his position in parliament to insult China. L-R: Q&A host Tony Jones, Penny Wong...
2014/08/19 23:17
2014/08/19 23:17
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2014/08/19 20:55
2014/08/19 20:55
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Critics lined up for the national sport of Swan bashing yesterday, provoked by the release on Monday of former treasurer Wayne Swan’s new book ‘The Good Fight’. Swan is an eminently bashable sort of...
2014/08/19 15:16
2014/08/19 15:16
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VISITORS to New York, London and other major cities will notice significant differences between their rail systems and ours. ­Besides being substantially larger and more reliable, those cities’ rail...
2014/08/18 15:15
2014/08/18 15:15
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Only "reckless" reporting by journalists would be subject to new national security reforms that would jail those who disclose information about so-called "special intelligence operations" conducted by...
2014/08/18 12:26
2014/08/18 12:26
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Q&A live blog: Warren Truss, Penny Wong, Clive Palmer, Heather Ridout and John Falzon debate hot issues Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss, Labor Senator Penny Wong and Palmer United Party leader...
2014/08/16 11:15
2014/08/16 11:15
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The former treasurer reveals the machinations behind Rudd's removal as prime minister in 2010. "There was a culture of fear and blame that had its origins in Kevin's temperament": Wayne Swan. Photo:...
2014/08/15 14:05
2014/08/15 14:05
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CASH rewards will be given to young people with a history of chronic unemployment who get off the dole and stay off it, if Tony Abbott is elected Prime Minister. But if they fail to find a job they...
2014/08/15 09:26
2014/08/15 09:26
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Bureaucrats seek to allay fears over spy laws that could see journalists jailed for reporting on special intelligence operations The Attorney-General's Department has sought to allay concerns over...
2014/08/07 05:10
2014/08/07 05:10
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Rundle: Team Australia would love to have free speech, but there’s a war on Welcome now then, Team Australia. Prime Minister Tony Abbott launched the new meme on Tuesday, at the press conference...
2014/08/05 06:10
2014/08/05 06:10
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As a member of the Australian Labor Party, it’s been sad watching Mark Latham’s descent from Labor Light on the Hill — the thoughtful third way reformer and inheritor of the Whitlam legacy — as he...
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2014/08/05 03:24
2014/08/05 03:24
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The Greens will try to force Treasurer Joe Hockey to release detailed modelling prepared before the budget that shows the likely impact of the proposed measures on different household types. The...
2014/08/04 00:24
2014/08/04 00:24
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Defence Minister David Johnston. The Defence Department is spending tens of thousands of dollars on "celebrity speakers" as it offers staff a pay rise two per cent below inflation. Taxpayers have...
2014/08/03 15:16
2014/08/03 15:16
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TONY Abbott’s signature paid parental leave policy has dropped down the parliamentary agenda and will be legislated only after the government wrangles with the Senate to pass its controversial...
2014/08/03 02:42
2014/08/03 02:42
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Government ministers have denied reports that Tony Abbott’s $5.5bn paid parental leave (PPL) scheme has been shelved, saying the budget would take precedence. At the same time, more details of...
2014/08/02 20:05
2014/08/02 20:05
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AUSTRALIA’S immunisation program delivering lifesaving vaccines is among the targets of a secret hit list of $165 million in federal Budget cuts. Divorced parents, the aged, depression sufferers and...
2014/08/01 03:04
2014/08/01 03:04
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DECISIONS about buying the next generation of submarines should be made from a broad, strategic point of view for Australia – not simply on cost, the former minister in charge of shipbuilder ASC...
2014/07/30 20:24
2014/07/30 20:24
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LEADING economic group Deloitte Access Economics has expressed concern about a "sudden lack of urgency" from both sides of politics to balance the budget. In its pre-budget analysis released on...
2014/07/30 06:10
2014/07/30 06:10
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... up and fight!’ Combet gets feisty at book launch It was a packed house at NSW Trades Hall this morning for former climate change and industry minister Greg Combet’s book launch, hosted...
2014/07/26 04:29
2014/07/26 04:29
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LABOR senator Penny Wong has worked to lift the spirits of her Tasmanian colleagues following a "gut-wrenching" state election loss. THE South Australian senator and opposition leader in the federal...
2014/07/23 00:59
2014/07/23 00:59
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The Labor Party is a curious beast. When Julia Gillard failed to support marriage equality she proclaimed that the Party was not a progressive party, but one for the workers. It seems as if Bill...
2014/08/19 23:17
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