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Click here for detailed news of all itemsPak Parliament backs Sharif; govt slams protestsIslamabad: Amid fears of violence and army intervention in the coupprone nation, a cornered Nawaz Sharif today...
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2014/09/02 19:06
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Former NSW police minister Mike Gallacher will be the next of the state's Liberals to front the state's corruption watchdog. The Upper House MP will face accusations on Wednesday he helped illegally...
2014/09/02 17:43
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An achievement that has largely gone unnoticed amidst the din over the Narendra Modi government's celebration of its 100-day landmark is the relative peace and improved productivity recorded in...
2014/09/02 15:15
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Workplace Relations Minister Eric Abetz says voters no longer believe the Coalition will bring back WorkChoices because the government has "neutralised" Labor and the unions' political attack over...
2014/09/02 12:34
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Australian billionaire Clive Palmer. Sydney - Australia's Upper House on Tuesday agreed to scrap a contested resources profits tax after the government struck a surprise deal with crossbench...
2014/09/02 12:26
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Claims forestry bill will not "tear up" peace deal There are claims the Tasmanian Government's signature forestry bill will not deliver on the Liberals' key election promise to tear up the forest...
2014/09/02 12:26
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Forest peace deal repeal passes Tasmanian Upper House The Tasmanian Government's bill to dismantle the forest peace deal has passed through the Parliament's Upper House. The Legislative Council held...
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Forest peace deal set to be repealed as Tamar Valley pulp mill permits resurface The Tasmanian Government appears to have the numbers in the state's Upper House to pass its forest peace deal repeal...
2014/09/02 11:27
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THE mining tax is all but abolished after the Senate agreed to repeal the Labor impost with amendments. THE mining tax is all but abolished after the Senate agreed to repeal the Labor impost with...
2014/09/02 09:12
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The field for the race for preselection in the plum state Liberal seat of Hawthorn has been finalised with four people putting their hand up for the spot. The field to contest for preselection in the...
2014/09/02 07:58
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Weeks after the tight finish in the June controller’s race highlighted major weaknesses in California’s recount law, legislation to create taxpayer-funded automatic recounts in close contests bogged...
2014/09/02 07:16
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A crossroads where two highways, three rail lines and a pair of rivers meet, Rosenheim, Germany, is a place most people only pass through. Khan, a 17-year-old Afghan refugee, is trying his hardest to...
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2014/09/02 06:46
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FAMILIES earning more than $100,000 will be exempt from receiving the School Kids Bonus, as part of a surprise deal struck with the Palmer Unity Party (PUP) to repeal the mining tax. The Abbott...
2014/09/02 06:10
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A concerted attempt is being made to unseat New South Wales Labor Party leader John Robertson and replace him with Upper House MP Luke Foley. The plan is to install Foley before the NSW election on...
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2014/09/02 04:55
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Former NSW treasurer Eric Roozendaal has admitted to a corruption inquiry that he knew his Labor colleague Joe Tripodi was feeding information from his office to a company linked to Nathan Tinkler and...
2014/09/01 23:51
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Common's Speaker Bercow heckled by MPs over job move SPEAKER John Bercow was heckled by MPs yesterday as he was forced into a climbdown over a key role in Parliament. Mr Bercow had backed Australian...
2014/09/01 16:15
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Key documents relating to the lucrative casino licence awarded to billionaire James Packer at Barangaroo have been stamped secret by the NSW gambling regulator, which argues their commercial...
2014/09/01 13:56
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SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA: North Koreans on Saturday (Aug 30) got a chance to experience professional wrestling in their country for the first time in nearly two decades. The International Pro Wrestling...
2014/09/01 12:42
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In a move aimed at easing central Moscow's nightmarish traffic congestion, Russia's two houses of parliament will be relocated to a new hub slated to be built in northwest Moscow, news agency RIA...
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Cities in America and western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State (IS) militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, two top politicians have warned. Without offering...
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