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Illawarra Mercury
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
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16h
The Courier
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The Courier / Posted 16 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
16h
The Young Witness
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The Young Witness / Posted 16 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
16h
Western Advocate
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Western Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
17h
The North West Star
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The North West Star / Posted 17 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
17h
Daily Liberal
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
17h
The Border Mail
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The Border Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
18h
Northern Daily Leader
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
18h
The Young Witness
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The Young Witness / Posted 18 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
18h
Western Advocate
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Western Advocate / Posted 18 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
18h
Kiama Independent
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Kiama Independent / Posted 18 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
18h
Manning River Times
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Manning River Times / Posted 18 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
18h
Goondiwindi Argus
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
19h
The North West Star
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The North West Star / Posted 19 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
19h
Daily Liberal
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
19h
The Border Mail
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The Border Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
19h
Illawarra Mercury
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
19h
The Courier
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policyassertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised N
Cruise operator takes aim at Tony Abbott over shipping and border policy
The Courier / Posted 19 hours ago
assertion that it was "just not true" that a federal bureaucrat twice advised North Star to re-register its ship overseas and take on a foreign crew if it wanted to survive in business. "I take offence with Mr Abbott saying I'm not telling the... Read more
27 related stories
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News.com.au
Abbott’s job commitment batteredprotect Australian jobs has been battered by a company’s claim it was advised b
Abbott’s job commitment battered
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
protect Australian jobs has been battered by a company’s claim it was advised by a Government official to sack local staff and hire cheaper foreigners. A cruise line executive has accused the official of advising he soften the blow to the company... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lubbock Sen. Charles Perry appointed to Southwestern States Water CommissionProvided by Office of Gov. Greg Abbott AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appoi
Lubbock Sen. Charles Perry appointed to Southwestern States Water Commission
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 days ago
Provided by Office of Gov. Greg Abbott AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Senator Charles Perry and State Representative Lyle Larson to the Southwestern States Water Commission for terms set to expire on February 1, 2019 and February 1,... Read more
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Alaska Public
Murkowski hears testimony on the state’s growing prison populationoutgrown the $250-million Goose Creek Correctional Center that opened in 2012.
Murkowski hears testimony on the state’s growing prison population
Alaska Public / Posted 12 days ago
outgrown the $250-million Goose Creek Correctional Center that opened in 2012. Instead of pouring more money into building and maintaining prisons, people testifying in a U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs field hearing in Anchorage on... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Half of critical positions open at some VA hospitalsAbout one in three jobs are vacant at nine of the nation’s regional Veterans Af
Half of critical positions open at some VA hospitals
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
About one in three jobs are vacant at nine of the nation’s regional Veterans Affairs health care systems, leaving veterans waiting weeks to get care. Nationally, one in six positions — nearly 41,000 — for critical intake workers, doctors, nurses and... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of paymentto defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business t
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of payment
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
to defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business to extend these terms to as much as 90 and 120 days. "This issue is becoming a hot one for the industry as big business seeks to use its power to force operators... Read more
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News Mail
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of paymentto defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business t
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of payment
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
to defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business to extend these terms to as much as 90 and 120 days. "This issue is becoming a hot one for the industry as big business seeks to use its power to force operators... Read more
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Daily Examiner
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of paymentto defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business t
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of payment
Daily Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
to defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business to extend these terms to as much as 90 and 120 days. "This issue is becoming a hot one for the industry as big business seeks to use its power to force operators... Read more
5 related stories
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Northern Star
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of paymentto defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business t
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of payment
Northern Star / Posted 14 days ago
to defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business to extend these terms to as much as 90 and 120 days. "This issue is becoming a hot one for the industry as big business seeks to use its power to force operators... Read more
5 related stories
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The Daily Mercury
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of paymentto defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business t
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of payment
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
to defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business to extend these terms to as much as 90 and 120 days. "This issue is becoming a hot one for the industry as big business seeks to use its power to force operators... Read more
5 related stories
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Queensland Times
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of paymentto defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business t
NatRoad pledges to defend operators’ terms of payment
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
to defend operator's terms of payment following a recent push by big business to extend these terms to as much as 90 and 120 days. "This issue is becoming a hot one for the industry as big business seeks to use its power to force operators... Read more
5 related stories
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AllAfrica.com
Elder Statesmen With a DifferenceBy Abah Adah and Paul Chiama It is traditional and right for young ones to see
Elder Statesmen With a Difference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
By Abah Adah and Paul Chiama It is traditional and right for young ones to seek counsel and guidance from the elders so as to benefit from their wealth of experience. In the same way, no nation can neglect the input of her elder statesmen of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Federal election: What they did, what they promiseHere’s your guide to the four main parties’ record and pledges as the campaign
Federal election: What they did, what they promise
Calgary Sun / Posted 26 days ago
Here’s your guide to the four main parties’ record and pledges as the campaign begins: ECONOMY, TAXES AND POCKETBOOK ISSUES – Promise a permanent home-renovation tax credit at a cost of $1.5 billion. Stephen Harper says it won’t be implemented... Read more
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Perth Now
WA pollies run up $7.4m expenses billMinister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop, who says she was confident her trave
WA pollies run up $7.4m expenses bill
Perth Now / Posted 1 months ago
Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop, who says she was confident her travel costs were far less than the previous Foreign Minister. WA’S federal politicians racked up nearly $4 million in expenses setting up and running their offices in just... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Obama Keen On Relations With Barons of Kenya or With the People?to push for the demilitarization of the relations with Africa. This calls for t
Is Obama Keen On Relations With Barons of Kenya or With the People?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
to push for the demilitarization of the relations with Africa. This calls for the dismantling of the US Africa Command, the withdrawal of the Special Forces from Somalia and the end of drone strikes. Barack Obama is visiting Kenya and... Read more

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