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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...
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2014/07/30 13:34
2014/07/30 13:34
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... J” — a codename for plans to buy submarines from Japan — was the “worst-kept secret” at the Adelaide Defence and Industry conference this week, a senior Defence analyst says. Mark Thomson is...
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...
2014/07/22 01:17
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Palmer United Party Senator Jacqui Lambie asks a 22-year-old male, ‘Are you well-hung?’ on Heart 107.3 Jacqui Lambie wants a 'well hung' man with cash 3:27 PUP Senator Jacqui Lambie appeared on...
2014/07/18 04:15
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Australia will call in the Russian ambassador to discuss the investigation into the downing of Malaysia flight MH17, as Prime Minister Tony Abbott says it appears Russian-backed rebels are responsible...
2014/07/18 03:23
2014/07/18 03:23
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Australian Women’s Weekly editor on how its latest cover has changed industry attitudes The cover of the July edition of the Australian Women’s Weekly features the image of ultra-marathon bushfire...
2014/07/17 11:30
2014/07/17 11:30
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CLIVE Palmer made one of his somewhat rare appearances in the House of Representatives on Wednesday, settling on to his seat beside independent Cathy McGowan who, by contrast, never fails to turn...
2014/07/17 06:23
2014/07/17 06:23
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FINANCE Minister Penny Wong says Federal Parliament has "failed Australians" after two bills to legalise same-sex marriage were defeated in as many days. A bill sponsored by Labor senators Trish...
2014/07/17 04:55
2014/07/17 04:55
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In defiance of the bulk of professional economist opinion, this government has succeeded in removing the carbon pricing scheme (a.k.a. carbon tax) today. The scheme is by no means ideal and it isn’t...
2014/07/17 04:55
2014/07/17 04:55
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The death of the carbon tax may well have been an inevitability, but it took the new Senate its entire first sitting fortnight to finally vote it down. The death of the carbon tax may well have been...
2014/07/17 02:26
2014/07/17 02:26
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Carbon tax repeal: Tony Abbott hoping for popularity boost, but will deal with Clive Palmer come back to haunt Government? If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again. Prime Minister Tony...
2014/07/17 02:15
2014/07/17 02:15
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It’s taken nearly a year, but the Abbott government finally has delivered on its promise to axe the carbon tax. Australia has become the first country in the world to abolish a price on carbon, with...
2014/07/17 01:17
2014/07/17 01:17
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Carbon tax vote expected mid-morning The Senate to spend another day considering the carbon tax repeal with no guarantee of a resolution.Source: AAP A VOTE on the carbon tax repeal is expected...
2014/07/16 18:05
2014/07/16 18:05
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POLITICIANS are seen as “increasingly self-obsessed” and the public is understandably cynical about them, South Australian Senator Cory Bernardi will tell the National Press Club on Thursday. In a...
2014/07/16 14:04
2014/07/16 14:04
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TELL US BELOW: Do you agree with Senator Wong? CALLING someone a “big poofter” is not just unfunny, it’s dangerous, South Australian Senator Penny Wong has told Parliament. “Homophobia is never...
2014/07/15 21:16
2014/07/15 21:16
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Ian Thorpe's fears over coming out in Oz seem apt. Photo / Getty Images Few who watched Ian Thorpe's "coming out" interview with British interviewer Michael Parkinson on Sunday night could have...
2014/07/15 19:47
2014/07/15 19:47
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A FORMAL inquiry could be launched into Clive Palmer’s verbal attacks on female parliamentary staff after senators from all parties rallied behind them and called on the rogue MP to apologise. The...
2014/07/15 15:38
2014/07/15 15:38
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A signboard urging support of gay marriage attracts passersby in downtown Sydney in 2013. Picture: Saeed Khan Support for same-sex marriage has reached a record high in Australia, a poll showed on...
2014/07/30 20:24
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