politics

Tue 25 Sep 2018

ISLAND GRABBING: China almost has Australia surrounded

ISLAND GRABBING: China almost has Australia surrounded

BEIJING’s island-grabbing campaign is getting close to home. It’s muscling in on tiny nations from the Indian to the Pacific Oceans. But Australia’s begun pushing...

House burned while fire trucks sat idle

House burned while fire trucks sat idle

Turf war between fire agencies has "left the community to suffer."

PM’s plan for new inclusive national day

PM’s plan for new inclusive national day

WITH calls for Australia Day to be moved from January 26, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has proposed a new national day.

Mon 24 Sep 2018

PM extends lead over Shorten

PM extends lead over Shorten

SCOTT Morrison has extended his lead over Bill Shorten as preferred prime minister and the Coalition’s primary vote has lifted.

Jailed Aussie filmmaker back home

Jailed Aussie filmmaker back home

JAMES Ricketson is back in Sydney after 15 months in a Phnom Penh prison on accusations of spying. But he has promised he will return to Cambodia.

Sun 23 Sep 2018

Trump could topple ScoMo’s plans

Trump could topple ScoMo’s plans

LABOR won’t be the biggest obstacle to Scott Morrison’s strategy to win the next election — it’s US President Donald Trump.

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