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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool designers share red carpet fashion tips with Gok Wan and Fearne CottonLiverpool designers Philip Armstrong and Tony Burke will be sharing their fashi
Liverpool designers share red carpet fashion tips with Gok Wan and Fearne Cotton
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
Liverpool designers Philip Armstrong and Tony Burke will be sharing their fashion tips with another very stylish pair - Gok Wan and Fearne Cotton - on ITVBe this Thursday. Philip and Tony are guests on Fearne & Gok: Off The Rails and with the BAFTAs... Read more
9h
The Courier Mail
State’s most senior pollie pulls the pinPRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to lose two Cabinet ministers this week,
State’s most senior pollie pulls the pin
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to lose two Cabinet ministers this week, as Andrew Robb and Warren Truss will retire from politics. Mr Robb, Australia’s Trade and Investment Minister, is joining Mr Truss in announcing his retirement... Read more
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9h
News.com.au
Turnbull set to lose two ministersBill Shorten has moved to censure Malcolm Turnbull for failing to sack embattle
Turnbull set to lose two ministers
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
Bill Shorten has moved to censure Malcolm Turnbull for failing to sack embattled minister Stuart Robert. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is facing a major reshuffle. Picture: AAP PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to lose two Cabinet... Read more
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9h
Business Spectator
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retireTrade Minister Andrew Robb has announced he won't be contesting the next electi
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retire
Business Spectator / Posted 9 hours ago
Trade Minister Andrew Robb has announced he won't be contesting the next election. After 12 years in parliament, Mr Robb said he felt the time was right to leave politics. "At 64 and in excellent health I plan to move on to my next career, which... Read more
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10h
Herald Sun
Andrew Robb announces his retirementA ministerial reshuffle is expected in the wake of Andrew Robb (pic) and Warren
Andrew Robb announces his retirement
Herald Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
A ministerial reshuffle is expected in the wake of Andrew Robb (pic) and Warren Truss retiring. Trade Minister Andrew Robb has announced he won't be contesting the next election. After 12 years in parliament,... Read more
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10h
The Courier Mail
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retireTrade minister and deputy prime minister expected to formally announce their ex
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retire
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Trade minister and deputy prime minister expected to formally announce their exit tomorrow. Malcolm Turnbull has been handed an opportunity for a major ministerial reshuffle with Andrew Robb and Warren Truss set to retire. The trade minister and... Read more
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11h
Adelaide Now
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retireA ministerial reshuffle is expected in the wake of Andrew Robb (pic) and Warren
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retire
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 hours ago
A ministerial reshuffle is expected in the wake of Andrew Robb (pic) and Warren Truss retiring. Malcolm Turnbull has been handed an opportunity for a major ministerial reshuffle with Andrew Robb and Warren... Read more
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11h
Weekly Times
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retireA ministerial reshuffle is expected in the wake of Andrew Robb (pic) and Warren
Reshuffle likely as Robb, Truss retire
Weekly Times / Posted 11 hours ago
A ministerial reshuffle is expected in the wake of Andrew Robb (pic) and Warren Truss retiring. Malcolm Turnbull has been handed an opportunity for a major ministerial reshuffle with Andrew Robb and Warren... Read more
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1d
Weekly Times
Don’t take more Goulburn Murray waterNo more money should be spent on the Goulburn Murray Connections Project until
Don’t take more Goulburn Murray water
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
No more money should be spent on the Goulburn Murray Connections Project until it is reset, argues SHARMAN STONE THE Victorian State Government must have thought all of their Christmases had come at once when, in October 2011, Tony Burke then... Read more
6d
Crikey
the war on punctuation –War on punctuation. The government has announced that its biannual party of red
the war on punctuation –
Crikey / Posted 6 days ago
War on punctuation. The government has announced that its biannual party of red tape reduction is no more, with assistant minister for productivity Peter Hendy saying that most of the work has already been done in repealing laws with unnecessary red... Read more
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Crikey
Tips and rumours –From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours … War on punctuation. T
Tips and rumours –
Crikey / Posted 6 days ago
From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours … War on punctuation. The government has announced that its biannual party of red tape reduction is no more, with assistant minister for productivity Peter Hendy saying that most of the work has... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Voters yet to settle on a 'narrative' for Turnbull Once voters lock in on a particular "storyline" for a political leader, it is
Voters yet to settle on a 'narrative' for Turnbull
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Once voters lock in on a particular "storyline" for a political leader, it is very hard to shake. With politics currently in a state of flux, what version of Malcolm Turnbull will the public settle... Read more
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Daily Mirror
MPs allowed to breastfeed inside the chamber at 'family friendly' parliamentPreviously children were banned from the chamber and confined to public galleri
MPs allowed to breastfeed inside the chamber at 'family friendly' parliament
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Previously children were banned from the chamber and confined to public galleries or offices in what was described as an "antiquated" system. Now, thanks to a change in the law, both male and female MPs will be able to bring their sons and daughters... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Women allowed to breastfeed in 'family friendly' ParliamentWomen allowed to breastfeed in Parliament as part of 'family friendly' rule cha
Women allowed to breastfeed in 'family friendly' Parliament
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Women allowed to breastfeed in Parliament as part of 'family friendly' rule changes Breastfeeding politicians will be allowed to bring their children into the chamber as part of new rules for a "family friendly" Parliament. Under previous... Read more
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9d
Herald Sun
Unions, GST focus for parliament Tax and union corruption are set to dominate the return of parliament for the
Unions, GST focus for parliament
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Tax and union corruption are set to dominate the return of parliament for the year. The government will seek crossbench support on Tuesday for laws to bring back the Australian Building and Construction Commission,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Unions, GST focus for parliament Tax and union corruption are set to dominate the return of parliament for the
Unions, GST focus for parliament
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
Tax and union corruption are set to dominate the return of parliament for the year. The government will seek crossbench support on Tuesday for laws to bring back the Australian Building and Construction Commission,... Read more
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9d
The Courier Mail
Unions, GST focus for parliament Tax and union corruption are set to dominate the return of parliament for the
Unions, GST focus for parliament
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Tax and union corruption are set to dominate the return of parliament for the year. The government will seek crossbench support on Tuesday for laws to bring back the Australian Building and Construction Commission,... Read more
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9d
Business Spectator
Burke urges gradual spending cutsLabor frontbencher Tony Burke agrees with the head of Treasury that government
Burke urges gradual spending cuts
Business Spectator / Posted 9 days ago
Labor frontbencher Tony Burke agrees with the head of Treasury that government spending must be curbed. But the opposition’s finance spokesman also believes the country has a revenue problem. Treasury secretary John Fraser warned in a speech last... Read more
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10d
The Courier Mail
Burke urges gradual spending cutsLabor frontbencher Tony Burke agrees with the head of Treasury that govt spendi
Burke urges gradual spending cuts
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Labor frontbencher Tony Burke agrees with the head of Treasury that govt spending must be curbed. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke agrees with the head of Treasury that government spending must be curbed. But the opposition’s finance spokesman also... Read more
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10d
News.com.au
Burke urges gradual spending cutsLabor finance spokesman Tony Burke is calling for gradual spending cuts. AAP Im
Burke urges gradual spending cuts
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
Labor finance spokesman Tony Burke is calling for gradual spending cuts. AAP Image/Mick Tsikas Labor frontbencher Tony Burke agrees with the head of Treasury that government spending must be curbed. But the opposition’s finance spokesman also... Read more
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10d
Illawarra Mercury
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
The Courier
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
Northern Daily Leader
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
The Young Witness
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
Western Advocate
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
Kiama Independent
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
Manning River Times
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
Manning River Times / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
Goondiwindi Argus
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
The North West Star
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shorten speaks to Weatherill after friendly fire over GonskiBill Shorten has words with Labor Premier Jay Weatherill after friendly fire ov
Shorten speaks to Weatherill after friendly fire over Gonski
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Bill Shorten has words with Labor Premier Jay Weatherill after friendly fire over funding promises Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has spoken to South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill to assure his Labor colleague his schools policy is... Read more
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10d
Daily Liberal
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
The Border Mail
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in CanberraThe political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an elect
The starting gun is fired on a new political year in Canberra
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with speculation about an election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday with the resumption of Parliament and Labor already setting the clock on an election... Read more
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10d
Northern Daily Leader
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
The Young Witness
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
Western Advocate
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
Kiama Independent
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
Manning River Times
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
Manning River Times / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
Goondiwindi Argus
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
The North West Star
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
Daily Liberal
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
The Border Mail
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
Illawarra Mercury
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
The Courier
Election 2016: And the countdown beginsThe political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election
Election 2016: And the countdown begins
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
The political year proper begins this week with speculation about the election date already off and running. The political year begins in earnest on Tuesday when Parliament resumes but already speculation about the election date has... Read more
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10d
Sky News Australia
Weatherill ignorant on Gonski money: BurkeA federal Labor frontbencher has dismissed South Australian Premier Jay Weather
Weatherill ignorant on Gonski money: Burke
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
A federal Labor frontbencher has dismissed South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill's attack on Labor's plan to fully fund Gonski as 'drowning in ignorance'. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten announced last week that a Labor government would fund the... Read more
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16d
Liverpool Echo
The Liverpool designers behind Abbey Clancy's Great Gatsby birthday dressModel Abbey Clancy oozed Hollywood glamour as she celebrated her 30th birthday,
The Liverpool designers behind Abbey Clancy's Great Gatsby birthday dress
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
Model Abbey Clancy oozed Hollywood glamour as she celebrated her 30th birthday, but the stunning look was actually made in Liverpool. The Britain’s Next Top Model judge enlisted her designer pals Philip Armstrong and Tony Burke to create a Great... Read more
19d
Daily Record
Steel crisis: New warships could be Clyde built.. with steel from ChinaWork is due to begin this year with the first ship scheduled to enter service i
Steel crisis: New warships could be Clyde built.. with steel from China
Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
Work is due to begin this year with the first ship scheduled to enter service in the early 2020s. But Dunne’s statement to MPs has paved the way for quality British steel to be snubbed in favour of cheap foreign imports when the ships are... Read more
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19d
walesonline
UK Government could use foreign steel to build new Royal Navy shipsUnion bosses have criticised the Conservative party after a minister admitted t
UK Government could use foreign steel to build new Royal Navy ships
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
Union bosses have criticised the Conservative party after a minister admitted the Royal Navy’s new warships could be built with foreign steel. Campaigners have urged the Government to boost UK workers by buying homemade steel. Alan Coombs,... Read more
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22d
The Border Mail
Push to ban Israel lobby trips for NSW Labor officialsDivisions within the ALP over Middle East policy are set to flare at next month
Push to ban Israel lobby trips for NSW Labor officials
The Border Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Divisions within the ALP over Middle East policy are set to flare at next month's NSW conference over a push to ban MPs, party officials and Young Labor members from accepting subsidised trips to Israel. Divisions within the ALP over Middle East... Read more
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22d
Illawarra Mercury
Push to ban Israel lobby trips for NSW Labor officialsDivisions within the ALP over Middle East policy are set to flare at next month
Push to ban Israel lobby trips for NSW Labor officials
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 22 days ago
Divisions within the ALP over Middle East policy are set to flare at next month's NSW conference over a push to ban MPs, party officials and Young Labor members from accepting subsidised trips to Israel. Divisions within the ALP over Middle East... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Push to ban Israel lobby trips for NSW Labor officialsDivisions within the ALP over Middle East policy are set to flare at next month
Push to ban Israel lobby trips for NSW Labor officials
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 days ago
Divisions within the ALP over Middle East policy are set to flare at next month's NSW conference over a push to ban MPs, party officials and Young Labor members from accepting subsidised trips to Israel. Divisions within the ALP over Middle East... Read more
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