Vodafone to axe up to 100 jobs at Hobart call centre in ‘terrible blow’, Tasmanian Premier says

Vodafone to axe up to 100 jobs at Hobart call centre in ‘terrible blow’, Tasmanian Premier says

Updated May 07, 2018 15:01:22 Photo: Vodafone in Hobart has received both state and federal funding. (ABC news) Vodafone will axe up to 100 jobs at its Hobart call centre in a move the Tasmanian Premier has described as “devastating”. The telco is holding talks with workers and has said …

Vodafone to axe 100 jobs at Hobart call centre in ‘terrible blow’, Tasmanian Premier says

Vodafone to axe 100 jobs at Hobart call centre in ‘terrible blow’, Tasmanian Premier says

Updated May 07, 2018 12:20:33 Photo: Vodafone in Hobart has received both state and federal funding. (ABC news) Vodafone will axe 100 jobs at its Hobart call centre in a move the Tasmanian Premier has described as “devastating”. The telco is holding talks with workers and has not confirmed the …

Brighton secures Premier League football as Mat Ryan stars against Manchester United

Brighton secures Premier League football as Mat Ryan stars against Manchester United

Posted May 05, 2018 09:18:00 Photo: Mathew Ryan (L) kept a clean sheet against Manchester United to ensure Brighton’s Premier League survival. (Reuters: Eddie Keogh) Brighton has secured English Premier League football for another season by beating Manchester United 1-0, with Socceroos stopper Mat Ryan starring between the sticks. Pascal …

Livestock ships could be blocked under state law, says WA Premier

Livestock ships could be blocked under state law, says WA Premier

Posted April 22, 2018 14:57:51 Photo: The Awassi Express remains docked at Fremantle Port while its ventilation system is upgraded. (ABC News: Nicolas Perpitch) Related Story: ‘Short, sharp’ review into live sheep exports after shocking footage released Related Story: Live export ship refused permission to sail as footage reveals ‘shocking’ …

Burrup Peninsula industry and World Heritage proposal ‘go together’, Premier says

Burrup Peninsula industry and World Heritage proposal ‘go together’, Premier says

Updated April 20, 2018 16:06:55 Photo: The State Government believes a balance can be found between environment and industry on the Burrup Peninsula. (ABC Rural: Lucie Bell) Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan says two new possible major developments tipped for the Burrup Peninsula would not impact plans to seek World …

Row over new MFB boss escalates with union threatening to release ‘promises’ made by Premier

Row over new MFB boss escalates with union threatening to release ‘promises’ made by Premier

Updated April 18, 2018 20:37:13 Photo: Dan Stephens was appointed after an international search. (Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service) Related Story: MFB president resigns as Melbourne’s fire brigade finally strikes deal with union Related Story: Melbourne firefighters told to reject ‘duplicitous’ workplace agreement Unspecified “promises” allegedly made by Victorian Premier …

Manchester United hands Premier League title to Manchester City with shock loss to West Bromwich Albion

Manchester United hands Premier League title to Manchester City with shock loss to West Bromwich Albion

Updated April 16, 2018 08:28:56 Photo: Manchester United players were stunned by the loss to West Brom, which handed City the title. (AP: Nick Potts) A week later than they would have preferred, Manchester City have been crowned Premier League champions as second-placed Manchester United suffered a shock 1-0 home …

Rezoning of World Heritage zone needed to further Tasmanian eco-tourism vision, Premier says

Rezoning of World Heritage zone needed to further Tasmanian eco-tourism vision, Premier says

Posted April 11, 2018 21:41:56 Photo: The view looking down to the new Lake Tahune Hut, at Frenchmans Cap. (Supplied: Tasmanian Government) A second area governed by Tasmania’s Wilderness World Heritage Area management plan has been put forward as a candidate for rezoning to allow more people to “experience these …

Victorians ‘betrayed’ over Liberals paring controversy, Acting Premier says

Victorians ‘betrayed’ over Liberals paring controversy, Acting Premier says

Updated April 02, 2018 13:55:12 Photo: Liberal MP Bernie Finn has not commented on his decision to return to vote. (ABC News) Related Story: Victorian fire bill voted down after Opposition MPs who asked to sit out reappear for vote Victoria’s Acting Premier Jacinta Allan says two Liberal MPs betrayed …

Steve Smith and David Warner ditched from Indian Premier League after ball-tampering scandal

Steve Smith and David Warner ditched from Indian Premier League after ball-tampering scandal

Posted March 29, 2018 12:40:17 Photo: Steve Smith was captain of the Indian Premier League’s Rising Pune Supergiants in 2017. (Supplied: IPL) It’s one of the richest sporting leagues in the world, and the behaviour of Steve Smith and David Warner has cruelled the chances of Australian cricketers winning a …