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asianage
Reports hint Suu Kyi could become Myanmar presidentAung San Suu Kyi, left, arrives to participate in the first-day regular session
Reports hint Suu Kyi could become Myanmar president
asianage / Posted 46 minutes ago
Aung San Suu Kyi, left, arrives to participate in the first-day regular session of the upper house of parliament. (Photo: AP) Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy Party won a landslide victory in the Nov. 8 general elections. Two pro-government... Read more
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The China Post
Reports hint Suu Kyi could become Myanmar president NAYPYITAW - Two pro-government television channels say that "positive results
Reports hint Suu Kyi could become Myanmar president
The China Post / Posted an hour ago
NAYPYITAW - Two pro-government television channels say that "positive results" could come out of negotiations between Myanmar's military chief and Aung San Suu Kyi on suspending a constitutional... Read more
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asianage
Myanmar's next president to be declared on March 17Lawmakers attend a regular session of the lower house of parliament in Naypyita
Myanmar's next president to be declared on March 17
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
Lawmakers attend a regular session of the lower house of parliament in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. (Photo: AP) Suu Kyi has said previously that even if she doesn't become the president she would run the country from behind the scenes. Naypyitaw, Myanmar:... Read more
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Herald Sun
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to w
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to win the support of state crossbenchers. The Labor government is planning to introduce reforms to a number of key areas when... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Liberals risk expulsion to slam 'corrupt' preselection process in New South Wales Photo: Liberal Party members Ross Cameron (pictured), alon
Liberals risk expulsion to slam 'corrupt' preselection process
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
in New South Wales Photo: Liberal Party members Ross Cameron (pictured), along with Charlie Lynn and Juris Laucis, risks expulsion for speaking out about the party's preselection process... Read more
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Perth Now
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to w
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to win the support of state crossbenchers. The Labor government is planning to introduce reforms to a number of key areas when... Read more
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Adelaide Now
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to w
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 hours ago
South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to win the support of state crossbenchers. The Labor government is planning to introduce reforms to a number of key areas when... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to w
SA premier wants fresh start in parliament
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
South Australia's premier hopes a cup of tea and a Monte Carlo will help to win the support of state crossbenchers. The Labor government is planning to introduce reforms to a number of key areas when... Read more
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SKY News
India Due To Become Fastest Growing CountryBy Neville Lazarus, Asia Producer & India Reporter India is forecast to become
India Due To Become Fastest Growing Country
SKY News / Posted 3 hours ago
By Neville Lazarus, Asia Producer & India Reporter India is forecast to become the fastest growing large economy in the world, surpassing that of China. Figures to be released by the Central Statistics Office are expected to confirm the country... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Name of Myanmar’s next President to be known March 17Leader of National League for Democracy party (NLD) Aung San Suu Kyi finishes h
Name of Myanmar’s next President to be known March 17
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
Leader of National League for Democracy party (NLD) Aung San Suu Kyi finishes her renarks in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016. Aung San Suu Kyi, whose pro-democracy party will take over power in Myanmar from a pro-military government in the... Read more
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Northern Star
Barham: Support inquiry into aged care workforceNSW Greens spokesperson on Ageing, Jan Barham has called on the public to suppo
Barham: Support inquiry into aged care workforce
Northern Star / Posted 3 hours ago
NSW Greens spokesperson on Ageing, Jan Barham has called on the public to support a Commonwealth Senate inquiry into the aged care workforce. "Last year I chaired a NSW Upper House Inquiry into registered nurses in nursing homes, which received... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate to Review Law Governing Its FunctionsThe Senate has lined up a review of the organic law governing its functions and
Senate to Review Law Governing Its Functions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The Senate has lined up a review of the organic law governing its functions and that establishing parliamentary government among the issues it will deliberate on as it starts sittings for first session of the year. The two laws will be in line with... Read more
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News.com.au
Nominees for Myanmar's president in March The chairman of Myanmar's parliament says the nominees for the country's next
Nominees for Myanmar's president in March
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
The chairman of Myanmar's parliament says the nominees for the country's next president and two vice presidents will be known on March 17. Parliament chairman Man Win Khine announced on Monday the upper... Read more
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Perth Now
Nominees for Myanmar's president in March The chairman of Myanmar's parliament says the nominees for the country's next
Nominees for Myanmar's president in March
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
The chairman of Myanmar's parliament says the nominees for the country's next president and two vice presidents will be known on March 17. Parliament chairman Man Win Khine announced on Monday the upper... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nominees for Myanmar's president in March The chairman of Myanmar's parliament says the nominees for the country's next
Nominees for Myanmar's president in March
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
The chairman of Myanmar's parliament says the nominees for the country's next president and two vice presidents will be known on March 17. Parliament chairman Man Win Khine announced on Monday the upper... Read more
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Salon.com
Nominees for Myanmar’s next president to be known March 17NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — The chairman of Myanmar’s parliament says the nominee
Nominees for Myanmar’s next president to be known March 17
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — The chairman of Myanmar’s parliament says the nominees for the country’s next president and two vice presidents will be known on March 17. Parliament chairman Man Win Khine announced Monday that the upper house, the lower... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Local TV hints Aung San Suu Kyi could be in line for Burmese presidencyTWO pro-government television channels in Burma (Myanmar) have said that “posit
Local TV hints Aung San Suu Kyi could be in line for Burmese presidency
Asian Correspondent / Posted 4 hours ago
TWO pro-government television channels in Burma (Myanmar) have said that “positive results” could come out of negotiations between Burma’s military chief and Aung San Suu Kyi on a constitutional clause preventing her from becoming the president. Suu... Read more
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SKY News
India Expected To Become Fastest GrowingBy Neville Lazarus, Asia Producer & India Reporter India is forecast to become
India Expected To Become Fastest Growing
SKY News / Posted 5 hours ago
By Neville Lazarus, Asia Producer & India Reporter India is forecast to become the fastest growing large economy in the world, surpassing that of China. Figures to be released by the Central Statistics Office are expected to confirm the country... Read more
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The Washington Times
Narendra Modi’s star fades in India as promised reforms fail to materializeVARANASI, India — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi won office in May 2014 wi
Narendra Modi’s star fades in India as promised reforms fail to materialize
The Washington Times / Posted 7 hours ago
VARANASI, India — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi won office in May 2014 with an Obama-style “hope and change” message, promising to improve his country’s notoriously backward business climate and boost its underwhelming image on the world... Read more
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SKY News
India Becomes World's Fastest Growing EconomyBy Neville Lazarus, Asia Producer & India Reporter India has become the fastes
India Becomes World's Fastest Growing Economy
SKY News / Posted 8 hours ago
By Neville Lazarus, Asia Producer & India Reporter India has become the fastest growing large economy in the world, surpassing that of China. Figures released by the Central Statistics Office confirms the country grew by 7.3 % from October to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Multi-billion-dollar port sale set to go ahead, Treasurer saysPort of Melbourne sale set to go ahead, Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas says Th
Multi-billion-dollar port sale set to go ahead, Treasurer says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
Port of Melbourne sale set to go ahead, Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas says The Victorian Government is optimistic legislation to privatise the Port of Melbourne will finally pass State Parliament this week, after months of delays. Key points: The... Read more
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News.com.au
Tax options shrink after GST retreat The federal government is sharpening the knife to slash negative gearing for
Tax options shrink after GST retreat
News.com.au / Posted 17 hours ago
The federal government is sharpening the knife to slash negative gearing for wealthier investors, as it struggles to find enough savings to fund income-tax cuts for million­s of workers after staging a retreat on... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Govt making it harder for kids to get into ethics classesFirst they took it off the enrolment form, now it is a five-step process before
Govt making it harder for kids to get into ethics classes
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
First they took it off the enrolment form, now it is a five-step process before parents are even told about ethics as an option. NSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes in schools, the state's provider of... Read more
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Western Advocate
Greens senator wants towns taken off nuclear dump shortlistA GREENS senator has backed six Australian communities campaigning to stop a nu
Greens senator wants towns taken off nuclear dump shortlist
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
A GREENS senator has backed six Australian communities campaigning to stop a nuclear waste dump being established in their areas. A GREENS senator has backed six Australian communities campaigning to stop a nuclear waste dump being established in... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
ALAN CHARTOCK: Why Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants the GOP to control the state SenateOne of the biggest questions in Albany is who will rule the state Senate after
ALAN CHARTOCK: Why Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants the GOP to control the state Senate
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted yesterday
One of the biggest questions in Albany is who will rule the state Senate after the 2016 elections. Governor Andrew Cuomo says that he wants the Democrats in control, but most educated political consumers know that he speaks with a forked tongue on... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
The region needs TPPA, but it’s far from a done deal – Malminderjit Singh Published: 7 February 2016 7:52 AM The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (
The region needs TPPA, but it’s far from a done deal – Malminderjit Singh
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 7 February 2016 7:52 AM The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) trade deal was signed by the 12 member countries in New Zealand this week but it is still a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics groupNSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics group
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
NSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes in schools, the state's provider of ethics classes has warned. For the first time this year parents of kindergarten students do not have to be informed of the... Read more
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The Age
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics groupNSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics group
The Age / Posted yesterday
NSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes in schools, the state's provider of ethics classes has warned. For the first time this year parents of kindergarten students do not have to be informed of the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics groupNSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics group
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
NSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes in schools, the state's provider of ethics classes has warned. For the first time this year parents of kindergarten students do not have to be informed of the... Read more
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WA Today
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics groupNSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes
NSW Government making it harder for children to get into ethics classes, warns ethics group
WA Today / Posted yesterday
NSW school children are facing unprecedented hurdles to get into ethics classes in schools, the state's provider of ethics classes has warned. For the first time this year parents of kindergarten students do not have to be informed of the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Abbas Supports Russia’s Airstrikes in SyriaPalestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has voiced his strong support for
Abbas Supports Russia’s Airstrikes in Syria
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has voiced his strong support for Russia’s airstrikes in Syria, Russia’s Federation Council speaker Valentina Matviyenko said on Friday. At the meeting on Thursday, Abbas “unambiguously and firmly... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Suu Kyi presidency still not ruled outAung San Suu Kyi sits in a meeting room after the opening of the new upper hous
Suu Kyi presidency still not ruled out
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Aung San Suu Kyi sits in a meeting room after the opening of the new upper house of parliament in Nay Pyi Daw on Wednesday. (Reuters Photo) Related Stories NAY PYI DAW — As Aung San Suu Kyi's lawmakers smiled for the cameras at the first sessions... Read more
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The Economic Times
Budget session heading for a washout?NEW DELHI: The budget session of Parliament faces a serious threat of washout,
Budget session heading for a washout?
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: The budget session of Parliament faces a serious threat of washout, with the Congress indicating it would raise the allegations of corruption against Gujarat chief minister Anandiben Patel to corner Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Modi blames ‘one family’ for stalling developmentAgencies, Moran/ Guwahati Beating a drum to send a loud signal that election c
Modi blames ‘one family’ for stalling development
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Agencies, Moran/ Guwahati Beating a drum to send a loud signal that election campaign begins in poll bound Assam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an indirect dig on the Gandhis, said that ‘one family’ was stalling developmental schemes by adopting... Read more
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The Economic Times
Budget session may also be washed out: CongressNEW DELHI: The budget session of Parliament faces a serious threat of washout,
Budget session may also be washed out: Congress
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: The budget session of Parliament faces a serious threat of washout, with the Congress indicating it would raise the allegations of corruption against Gujarat chief minister Anandiben Patel to corner Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The... Read more
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Reuters
As Myanmar powerbrokers talk, could Suu Kyi emerge as president?Myanmar's National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi leaves after sh
As Myanmar powerbrokers talk, could Suu Kyi emerge as president?
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Myanmar's National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi leaves after she attended as an observer for opening of the new upper house of parliament in Naypyitaw February 3, 2016. NAYPYITAW/YANGON As Aung San Suu Kyi's lawmakers smiled for the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam rally: PM Narendra Modi attacks Congress for holding up functioning of Rajya SabhaGUWAHATI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a broadside against the Congres
Assam rally: PM Narendra Modi attacks Congress for holding up functioning of Rajya Sabha
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
GUWAHATI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a broadside against the Congress party on Friday as he sounded Bharatiya Janata Party's poll bugle in Upper Assam, saying that one family was holding Parliament to ransom because it was incapable of... Read more
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New Kerala
Myanmar's new parliament to begin session next weekNay Pyi Taw, Feb 5 : The two houses of Myanmar's newly-elected parliament are s
Myanmar's new parliament to begin session next week
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Nay Pyi Taw, Feb 5 : The two houses of Myanmar's newly-elected parliament are scheduled to commence their first session in Nay Pyi Taw on February 8, an official announced on Friday. The sessions of the regional or state parliaments will begin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Political Chief Visits Top Leaders in Show of Support for Electoral ProcessA senior United Nations official has held talks with Somali leaders in Mogadish
UN Political Chief Visits Top Leaders in Show of Support for Electoral Process
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A senior United Nations official has held talks with Somali leaders in Mogadishu, the capital, in a show of support for last month's "breakthrough" political achievement in selecting an electoral model to be used later this year in efforts to lead... Read more
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The Courier
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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The Young Witness
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Western Advocate
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Kiama Independent
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Manning River Times
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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The North West Star
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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The Border Mail
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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