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2014/08/21 02:22
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Random House has pulled the best selling anti-corruption expose He Who Must Be Obeid from bookstores after instance of mistaken identity Copies of a best-selling, anti-corruption expose are set to be...
2014/08/21 02:22
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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...
2014/08/18 15:55
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The corporate regulator has added further high-powered talent to its external advisory panel with the appointment of Future Fund chairman Peter Costello, former prudential regulator John Laker and...
2014/08/18 10:24
2014/08/18 10:24
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The $1000 GST threshold for online purchases has created an 'unlevel playing field' says former treasurer Peter Costello. Photo: Jesse Marlow Former federal treasurer Peter Costello has backed the...
2014/08/18 05:12
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Joe Hockey’s inability to sell the indexation of the petrol excise and his seeming cluelessness regarding progressive taxation suggests little hope of his being able to handle any much bigger policy...
2014/08/17 23:26
2014/08/17 23:26
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Woodside's plan to buy back Shell shares fails to get investor approval Oil and gas producer Woodside Petroleum has failed in a bid to reduce the influence of major shareholder and rival, Royal Dutch...
2014/08/16 08:05
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THE federal government has been urged to do a budget reboot, but Labor says what the budget really needs is the boot and Treasurer Joe Hockey a boot up the backside. EVEN assistant immigration...
2014/08/15 23:21
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HOW do you stop a potential rival leader in politics? You make him treasurer, give him the job of creating a cruel and nasty budget based on pure lies trumpeted up through a contrived national...
2014/08/15 10:29
2014/08/15 10:29
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SOMETIMES in public life people make spur-of-the-moment decisions that in hindsight appear silly. Tony Abbott’s wink during an ABC radio call from a mature-age phone sex worker is a forgivable example...
2014/08/15 00:55
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Education Minister Christopher Pyne has declined six times to back Treasurer Joe Hockey's comments that the poor "don't have cars or actually don't drive very far''. Education Minister Christopher...
2014/08/14 22:15
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COMMENT: A year after a landslide election win seems too soon to have a ministerial reshuffle, but with his government languishing in the polls, a number of ministers performing poorly and an...
2014/08/14 06:29
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THEY were the perfect bromances that ended in tears. The sporting heroes whose bust-up shocked the footy world. The high-flying business duo who came to blows and the political power players who...
2014/08/13 02:55
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When Peter Costello urged Joe Hockey to abandon the government's $7 GP fee, he had some advice for the Treasurer. When Peter Costello urged Joe Hockey to abandon the government's $7 GP fee, he had...
2014/08/12 21:21
2014/08/12 21:21
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INEQUALITY may not cripple us, but it certainly hurts, and it is fundamentally unfair. INEQUALITY may not cripple us, but it certainly hurts, and it is fundamentally unfair. Abbott’s intention to...
2014/08/12 10:05
2014/08/12 10:05
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Peter Costello is heralded by the Liberal Party as the greatest treasurer of all time. EXCEPT when it comes to his thoughts on the federal government's $7 GP co-payment, that is. Mr Costello has...
2014/08/12 07:05
2014/08/12 07:05
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THE Abbott government is crunching the numbers on potential changes to its unpopular GP co-payment that would exempt pensioners and other vulnerable patients. HEALTH Minister Peter Dutton says the...
2014/08/12 04:06
2014/08/12 04:06
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Clive Palmer is urging the government to reboot its economic strategy as he prepares for another budget pitch from Joe Hockey. The treasurer is meeting the leader of the Palmer United Party in...
2014/08/12 02:26
2014/08/12 02:26
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Peter Costello criticises PM Tony Abbott's call to join 'Team Australia' Former Liberal treasurer Peter Costello has hit out again at the Coalition Government's agenda, following up a swipe over...
2014/08/11 21:55
2014/08/11 21:55
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Treasurer Joe Hockey believes the federal government has an overarching plan that will balance the books and avoid a fiscal crisis. Unfortunately, the steps taken in the budget are inadequate and will...
2014/08/11 14:46
2014/08/11 14:46
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THERE are two high-profile Tims working for Australia’s Human Rights Commission. The first is Tim Soutphommasane. He is Australia’s Race Discrimination Commissioner. The second is Tim Wilson. He is...
2014/08/21 02:22
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