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News.com.au
Thinking of voting for an independent or minor party. Read this first.a vote. Picture: Julian Smith/AAPSource:AAP The Greens currently hold one seat
Thinking of voting for an independent or minor party. Read this first.
News.com.au / Posted 17 minutes ago
a vote. Picture: Julian Smith/AAPSource:AAP The Greens currently hold one seat in the House of Representatives. The Palmer United Party holds one seat, as does Bob Katter’s Australian Party. Cathy McGowan (Indi) and Andrew Wilkie (Denison) are the... Read more
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Perth Now
Is a Greens or independent vote a waste?parliament operated extremely efficiently.” The Greens currently hold one seat
Is a Greens or independent vote a waste?
Perth Now / Posted 29 minutes ago
parliament operated extremely efficiently.” The Greens currently hold one seat in the House of Representatives. The Palmer United Party holds one seat, as does Bob Katter’s Australian Party. Cathy McGowan (Indi) and Andrew Wilkie (Denison) are the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmanians urged to vote below the line as state's Senate race described as 'lottery'cross bencher Jacqui Lambie. Senator Lambie has built her profile in Tasmania
Tasmanians urged to vote below the line as state's Senate race described as 'lottery'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
cross bencher Jacqui Lambie. Senator Lambie has built her profile in Tasmania since she defected from the Palmer United Party and found two Senate candidates for her own ticket. Dr Eccleston expects she will be re-elected. "Is there an... Read more
3h
Perth Now
Qld refinery announcement no ploy: Palmerhis collapsed Queensland Nickel refinery will reopen isn't a political ploy to
Qld refinery announcement no ploy: Palmer
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
his collapsed Queensland Nickel refinery will reopen isn't a political ploy to attract votes for his party. The Palmer United Party (PUP) leader, flanked by two Senate candidates and surrounded by party branding, revealed on Thursday the Yabulu... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld refinery announcement no ploy: Palmerhis collapsed Queensland Nickel refinery will reopen isn't a political ploy to
Qld refinery announcement no ploy: Palmer
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
his collapsed Queensland Nickel refinery will reopen isn't a political ploy to attract votes for his party. The Palmer United Party (PUP) leader, flanked by two Senate candidates and surrounded by party branding, revealed on Thursday the Yabulu... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Revealed: The parties spent $10m to put these 10 ads on your TVparty did last election. "It's been the two major parties that have dominated
Revealed: The parties spent $10m to put these 10 ads on your TV
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
party did last election. "It's been the two major parties that have dominated this time around, whereas in 2013 we did see the Palmer United Party really put some cash up front and really push their agenda," Mr Basil-Jones said. Contact Clare Blu... Read more
10h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fears about Indigenous Rangers program futurethe country: the closer an electorate is to the centre of a city the greater th
Fears about Indigenous Rangers program future
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
the country: the closer an electorate is to the centre of a city the greater the appeal of the prime minister. The Palmer United Party legacy Where the 11 per cent of Queenslanders that voted PUP in 2013 go in 2016 will determine how the election... Read more
11h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fact checking the election: How do the records of the Coalition and Labor compare?in the red on both claims. Clive Palmer's record with Fact Check is perhaps on
Fact checking the election: How do the records of the Coalition and Labor compare?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 hours ago
in the red on both claims. Clive Palmer's record with Fact Check is perhaps one of the worst — the leader of the Palmer United Party never returned a verdict in the green, with three in the red, and two in between. Bob Katter's claim that a... Read more
12h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Abetz defends Lambie attack ad saying she is 'voting as a Green'days of the marathon campaign, the Tasmanian Liberals rolled out a television a
Abetz defends Lambie attack ad saying she is 'voting as a Green'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 hours ago
days of the marathon campaign, the Tasmanian Liberals rolled out a television advertisement highlighting the former Palmer United Party senator's record of voting with the Greens two-thirds of the time. Tasmanian Liberal senator Eric Abetz said he... Read more
18h
AllAfrica.com
'Hundreds of Opposition Members Defect to Ruling Party'MORE than 400 members of the opposition United Party for National Development (
'Hundreds of Opposition Members Defect to Ruling Party'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
MORE than 400 members of the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) in North-Western Province have defected to the Patriotic Front (PF). PF North-Western Province chairperson Emmanuel Chihili said in an interview that the defectors... Read more
18h
AllAfrica.com
Party Disowns Former Leader Mumbadistrict, constituency and ward structures countrywide to treat former party pr
Party Disowns Former Leader Mumba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
district, constituency and ward structures countrywide to treat former party president Nevers Mumba as a member of the United Party for National Development (UPND). MMD national secretary Raphael Nakachinda said in a circular that all party... Read more
18h
AllAfrica.com
Reject UPND, Says Kel2016group calling itself 'Kum'mawa for Edgar Lungu 2016' (KEL 2016) has appealed to
Reject UPND, Says Kel2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
group calling itself 'Kum'mawa for Edgar Lungu 2016' (KEL 2016) has appealed to people in Eastern Province to reject the United Party for National Development (UPND) by voting for President Edgar Lungu in the August 11 general elections. KEL... Read more
19h
Perth Now
He’s no PUP, but who knows what’s NXTuntested in Parliament. That’s why the Government’s last-minute strategy will
He’s no PUP, but who knows what’s NXT
Perth Now / Posted 19 hours ago
untested in Parliament. That’s why the Government’s last-minute strategy will be to paint the team as just another Palmer United Party. It’s an overstretch; Senator Xenophon is no Clive Palmer. But there is a valid concern that things could... Read more
19h
Adelaide Now
He’s no PUP, but who knows what’s NXTuntested in Parliament. That’s why the Government’s last-minute strategy will
He’s no PUP, but who knows what’s NXT
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 hours ago
untested in Parliament. That’s why the Government’s last-minute strategy will be to paint the team as just another Palmer United Party. It’s an overstretch; Senator Xenophon is no Clive Palmer. But there is a valid concern that things could... Read more
23h
walesonline
Carwyn Jones stops short of Jeremy Corbyn to step down - updatesCarwyn Jones has called for a fresh leadership contest for the Labour Party - s
Carwyn Jones stops short of Jeremy Corbyn to step down - updates
walesonline / Posted 23 hours ago
Carwyn Jones has called for a fresh leadership contest for the Labour Party - saying members need a united party. But the First Minister stopped short of calling for Jeremy Corbyn to step down. Other figures in Labour in Wales are divided with... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Sex Party and micro players give Australians election choiceone of its candidates Ricky Muir, who had no political experience, won a Senate
Sex Party and micro players give Australians election choice
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
one of its candidates Ricky Muir, who had no political experience, won a Senate seat and in an alliance with the Palmer United Party held sway in the upper house. "Political correctness drives me nuts," Muir, who favours jeans and hoodie over a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
HerbertPaper (9 Candidates)Candidate NamePartyPUNSHON MichaelFamily FirstDWYER ColinKa
Herbert
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Paper (9 Candidates)Candidate NamePartyPUNSHON MichaelFamily FirstDWYER ColinKatter's Australian PartyBREWSTER MartinPalmer United PartyVIRGO GeoffPauline Hanson's One NationO'TOOLE CathyAustralian Labor PartyTUBMAN WendyThe GreensJONES EwenLiberal... Read more
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DW
Zambian police charge editors of newspaper critical of government |months after winning a ballot following the death of Michael Sata in October 20
Zambian police charge editors of newspaper critical of government |
DW / Posted yesterday
months after winning a ballot following the death of Michael Sata in October 2014. In this year's election he faces a challenge from opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema of the United Party for National Development. jbh/kl (Reuters, AFP)DW recomme... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Zambia accused of attacking press freedom as newspaper is closed and editor jailedpower for just over a year after winning a ballot triggered by the death of his
Zambia accused of attacking press freedom as newspaper is closed and editor jailed
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
power for just over a year after winning a ballot triggered by the death of his predecessor, Michael Sata, in October 2014. He faces a strong challenge from opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema of the United Party for National Development at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Going to Press - Black Newspapers in South Africawrote Couzens. The Sun, founded by A.S. Hayes and C.L. Stewart in 1932, and ta
Going to Press - Black Newspapers in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
wrote Couzens. The Sun, founded by A.S. Hayes and C.L. Stewart in 1932, and taken over by Samuel Griffiths in 1936 (the United Party owned it between 1947 and 1950) carried on until 1956. By 1954 its circulation was 2 000. Its rival in that... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
US calls on Zambia to re-open newspaperin 1991, has been critical of Lungu, who is seeking re-election. Lungu's bigge
US calls on Zambia to re-open newspaper
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
in 1991, has been critical of Lungu, who is seeking re-election. Lungu's biggest challenger is expected to be the United Party for National Development leader Hakainde Hichilema, who came second by a wafer-thin margin in last year's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Parties urged to commit to national recycling schemein the sunshine and humidity of Queensland. Electorates to watchWhere the 11 p
Parties urged to commit to national recycling scheme
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
in the sunshine and humidity of Queensland. Electorates to watchWhere the 11 per cent of Queenslanders that voted Palmer United Party go in 2013 go in 2016 will determine how the election unfolds. Four Coalition seats are in play: Petrie,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Call to armslack of representation on the issue from member for Port Macquarie Leslie Willi
Call to arms
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
lack of representation on the issue from member for Port Macquarie Leslie Williams. Lead senate candidate for the Seniors United Party of Australia Gillian Evans of Port Macquarie attended the meeting. Alan Tickle said a working committee will... Read more
2d
Daily Examiner
PM’s woes may be worsecould make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell
PM’s woes may be worse
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party and has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Daily Examiner
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingcould make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell,
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell, who studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party, has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Northern Star
PM’s woes may be worsecould make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell
PM’s woes may be worse
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party and has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Northern Star
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingcould make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell,
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell, who studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party, has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
PM’s woes may be worsecould make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell
PM’s woes may be worse
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party and has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingcould make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell,
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell, who studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party, has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
PM’s woes may be worsecould make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell
PM’s woes may be worse
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party and has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingcould make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell,
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell, who studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party, has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Queensland Times
PM’s woes may be worsecould make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell
PM’s woes may be worse
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party and has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Queensland Times
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingcould make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell,
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell, who studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party, has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
PM’s woes may be worsecould make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell
PM’s woes may be worse
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party and has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingcould make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell,
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell, who studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party, has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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News Mail
PM’s woes may be worsecould make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell
PM’s woes may be worse
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next prime minister. Dr McDonnell studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party and has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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News Mail
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingcould make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell,
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
could make things just as difficult for the next Prime Minister. Dr McDonnell, who studied the rise and fall of the Palmer United Party, has examined the rise of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and other crossbenchers in this campaign. Senator... Read more
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Evening Standard
Angela Eagle cries live on air over shadow cabinet resignationof every Labour leader to communicate with the electorate during the EU referen
Angela Eagle cries live on air over shadow cabinet resignation
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
of every Labour leader to communicate with the electorate during the EU referendum with just days to go. "When we had a united party position on that EU referendum it emerged that half of our voters didn’t know what that was. "I think we are... Read more
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News.com.au
Clive Palmer’s ex-worker wants to sue the politicianPalmer United Party leader Clive Palmer was accused of making defamatory commen
Clive Palmer’s ex-worker wants to sue the politician
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
Palmer United Party leader Clive Palmer was accused of making defamatory comments. Picture: Tara Croser ONE of Clive Palmer’s former employees is continuing with his bid to sue the businessman-turned-politician for defamation, despite suffering a... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Xenophon could be kingmaker in electionto change tack quickly. But Australia has seen kingmakers crumble before. In
Xenophon could be kingmaker in election
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
to change tack quickly. But Australia has seen kingmakers crumble before. In 2013 mining magnate Clive Palmer's Palmer United Party won three senate seats and briefly held the balance of power, before imploding spectacularly. "We're a known... Read more
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Reuters
Australian independent Xenophon could play kingmaker in electionto change tack quickly. But Australia has seen kingmakers crumble before. In
Australian independent Xenophon could play kingmaker in election
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
to change tack quickly. But Australia has seen kingmakers crumble before. In 2013 mining magnate Clive Palmer's Palmer United Party won three senate seats and briefly held the balance of power, before imploding spectacularly. "We're a known... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pyne likens himself to 'Eilzabeth Taylor's eighth husband' in run for Sturtthere's a ragtag group of candidates elected in the Lower House," he said. "We
Pyne likens himself to 'Eilzabeth Taylor's eighth husband' in run for Sturt
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
there's a ragtag group of candidates elected in the Lower House," he said. "We've seen that movie before, with the Palmer United Party, the One Nation Party, those kinds of parties inevitably splinter, usually quite soon after an election,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
I'm sorry Labour let you down in the EU referendum debate says John Prescottwarned us what the Brexit Tories want to do and promised, “I will not allow it.
I'm sorry Labour let you down in the EU referendum debate says John Prescott
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
warned us what the Brexit Tories want to do and promised, “I will not allow it.” But Jeremy, without a strong united party with support across the country, especially in our heartlands, that’s simple opposition rhetoric. What we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Says Won't Shield Violent Membersthat possible party members participated in violence. On Tuesday Police arrest
Ruling Party Says Won't Shield Violent Members
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
that possible party members participated in violence. On Tuesday Police arrested nine suspected PF youths who attacked United Party for National Development (UPND) parliamentary candidate for Kanyama Samuel Mwale. Mr Mwale was attacked when he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'UPND Not Serious'PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said the United Party for National Development (UPND)
'UPND Not Serious'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said the United Party for National Development (UPND) leadership is uncoordinated owing to the inconsistent messages it has been issuing in the ongoing campaigns ahead of the August 11 general elections. The Head of State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'No Hand in Post Closure'amicably resolve the issue and allow The Post newspaper to reopen. Meanwhile,
'No Hand in Post Closure'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
amicably resolve the issue and allow The Post newspaper to reopen. Meanwhile, Police yesterday fired teargas to disperse United Party for National Development (UPND) cadres who caused chaos on Bwinjimfumu Road when they went to offer solidarity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
HH to Tolerate Other FaithsUNITED Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has said
HH to Tolerate Other Faiths
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has said he has been a believer in the Christian faith since childhood. The UPND leader said when he addressed a campaign rally in Sinda on Tuesday afternoon that he was a senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paper Defies Closure by Tax Authoritiesan election scheduled for early August, Lungu faces a strong challenge from Hak
Paper Defies Closure by Tax Authorities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
an election scheduled for early August, Lungu faces a strong challenge from Hakainde Hichilema, head of the opposition United Party for National Development. Even with their offices closed and their printing press locked up, the journalists... Read more
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Herald Sun
Xenophon has the political X factorof Higgins, held by the Liberals’ Kelly O’Dwyer. But even with the demise of la
Xenophon has the political X factor
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
of Higgins, held by the Liberals’ Kelly O’Dwyer. But even with the demise of last election’s protest juggernaut, the Palmer United Party, it seems the Xenophon influence will mostly be concentrated in SA, and polling shows they’re an outside chance,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW seat of Calare could face shake-up from Xenophonunderstand them," Bloomfield said. Mr Bloomfield is expected to pick up the 5
NSW seat of Calare could face shake-up from Xenophon
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
understand them," Bloomfield said. Mr Bloomfield is expected to pick up the 5 per cent of voters who supported the Palmer United Party in Calare in 2013, but beyond that no one is really sure.Calare considered safe Nationals territory With its... Read more
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