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Yesterday | South China Morning Post

Sino Iron fiasco has Clive Palmer changing his attitude to China

Howard Winn has been with the South China Morning Post for two and half years after previous stints as business editor and deputy editor of The Standard, and business editor of Asia Times.

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Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

Good Golly, Miss Holly

A DOCUMENTARY from two ex-Adelaide filmmakers looks at the fall from grace of skateboarding's bad boys, the amazing Pappas brothers, writes PENELOPE DEBELLE.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News

Yesterday | Daily Mail

Black Swan. Former Treasurer says his biggest regret during the...

The former Treasurer believes the failure to convince Kevin Rudd to contest the first ballot after he was removed in 2010 was the party's downfall Mr Swan said Labor should have been 'more open' about why the party dumped Kevin Rudd which would have removed him as a destabilising force within the government Wayne Swan says it's unlikely they'll ... (more)

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Related Topix: Julia Gillard

Yesterday | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Winding back the clock in politics and remembering the good ol' dancing days

Wayne Swan talks Springsteen, the GFC and his falling out with Kevin Rudd, while Jack Hammond puts on his dancing shoes.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

PM swimming against global tide

It doesn't seem yet to have dawned on Tony Abbott that he was elected because he wasn't Julia Gillard or Kevin Rudd, not because voters thought it was time we made a lurch to the Right.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Sydney Star Observer

Alleged homophobia in Australia's largest trade union may keep gay members closeted

ALLEGATIONS made at the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption about homophobia within Australia's largest trade union have prompted reports of closeted members allegedly working at all levels of the organisation.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian

NEWS.com.au

Support for Abbott at new low

STINGING winds will change tomorrow, but don't put the winter woollies away just yet.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Swan produces a thriller: Plibersek

Wayne Swan's new book has more tension than your average thriller, but only if you're a budget tragic.

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Related Topix: Julia Gillard

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Age

Joe Hockey is just 'making it worse'

Veteran Liberal Party campaign strategist Toby Ralph says the Germans have a perfect word for Joe Hockey's car crash of a week: schlimmbesserung.

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Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, Australia, Oceania, World News

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Daily Mail

'Quick to anger, vengeful, unstable, juvenile': Former Treasurer...

'Quick to anger, vengeful, unstable, juvenile': Former Treasurer Wayne Swan's explosive account of working with Kevin Rudd... who he said brought 2010 leadership coup 'on himself' Wayne Swan's new book, The Good Fight, defends the caucus which led to Kevin Rudd losing his role as prime minister in 2010 The book also descibes Mr Rudd as having an ... (more)

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NEWS.com.au

A treasurer's view of the GFC

FORMER Labor treasurer Wayne Swan will launch his memoir on Monday - The Good Fight: Six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Canberra City News

Grattan on Friday / How Abbott united the Greens and the Institute of Public Affairs

PROPER "process" might sound like bureaucratic jargon but a prime minister ignores it at his or her peril.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Top 10 political selfies

K Rudd, as he's known to the kids, is still mastering the art of shaving. Despite the many, many, many years of practice.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Instagram, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

Tue Aug 05, 2014

NEWS.com.au

How Julie Bishop is winning at life

THE likes of Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs never finished uni. Is there any point to getting a degree if you have a great business idea now? THE idea of networking with a bunch of strangers can send many of us running in fear.

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Related Topix: Steve Jobs, Australia, Oceania, World News, National University

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Age

Rudd's 'incompetent, chaotic' NBN roll-out

Bill Scales has recommended all projects worth more than $1 billion be subject to a cost-benefit analysis before they begin.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Abbott's 'lie' a day campaign

Labor leader Bill Shorten will launch a five-week campaign this week on the theme that Prime Minister Tony Abbott is a ''liar''.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Green Left Weekly

Warren Mundine is Tony Abbott's political love-child

Warren Mundine, head of Prime Minister Tony Abbott's hand-picked Indigenous Advisory Council, has waged war against environmental groups in recent opinion pieces in the Fairfax and Murdoch media.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Northern Territory News

How could this happen again?

Beverly Whyman, a Stolen Generation mother, with photos of her two boys, Russell and Kelvin, who were removed from her care.

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NEWS.com.au

How could this happen again?

WE SAID it would never happen again, but a nightmare - ripped from the history pages of Australia's sordid past - is coming back to haunt us at an alarming rate.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Mail

Former Labor powerbroker Greg Combet reveals why he rejected Julia...

Former Labor powerbroker Greg Combet reveals why he rejected Julia Gillard's offer to step in as Prime Minister... and how he literally swore he'd never use Twitter That was ex-cabinet minister Greg Combet's gruff response when asked by then prime minister Julia Gillard to increase his online presence.

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