King Islanders hope their ferry woes have come to an end as John Duigan sets sail

King Islanders hope their ferry woes have come to an end as John Duigan sets sail

Posted May 18, 2018 18:08:10 Photo: The John Duigan has already been in service a week with twice the capacity of its predecessor. (Supplied: BassIsland Line) The latest in a long list of shipping solutions for King Island has been officially unveiled, with high hopes the John Duigan is up …

Citizenship saga sets byelection traps for Labor and Coalition in budget fight | Australia news

Labor has demanded the Turnbull government provide detailed costings of its budget tax plans as both sides muscle up for critical byelection contests in July triggered by the final chapter of the dual citizenship imbroglio. The Turnbull government on Wednesday introduced legislation giving effect to the personal income tax cuts …

Josh Wilson’s resignation sets up three WA by-elections in Fremantle, Perth, Darling Range

Josh Wilson’s resignation sets up three WA by-elections in Fremantle, Perth, Darling Range

Updated May 09, 2018 14:40:41 Western Australia is facing a triple hit of state and federal by-elections, after Fremantle MP Josh Wilson announced his resignation in the wake of the High Court’s latest ruling on dual citizenship. The court decided today ALP senator Katy Gallagher was ineligible to sit in …

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High Court sets date for Katy Gallagher’s citizenship decision, putting four other federal politicians on alert

High Court sets date for Katy Gallagher’s citizenship decision, putting four other federal politicians on alert

Posted May 04, 2018 15:38:02 The High Court will rule on the eligibility of Labor senator Katy Gallagher the day after the budget, which could have ramifications for four other federal politicians. The former ACT chief minister has been embroiled in the dual citizenship fiasco. Senator Gallagher argued she took …

Rafael Nadal beats Stefanos Tsitsipas for 11th Barcelona Open title, now unbeaten in 46 sets on clay

Rafael Nadal beats Stefanos Tsitsipas for 11th Barcelona Open title, now unbeaten in 46 sets on clay

Updated April 30, 2018 10:04:43 Photo: Rafael Nadal continued his clay domination, matching his 11 Monte Carlo titles with an 11th win in the Barcelona Open. (REUTERS: Albert Gea) Rafael Nadal continues to make winning on clay look all too easy. The Spanish master extended his dominance on the surface …

Peter Malinauskas sets the tone for SA Labor Opposition after meteoric rise

Peter Malinauskas sets the tone for SA Labor Opposition after meteoric rise

Posted April 10, 2018 07:00:46 In his first sortie as Opposition Leader, Labor’s Peter Malinauskas has pointed to an encounter with tradies to explain how he’ll handle the pressure of his new role. “As I left home, there was some paving going up [outside] the front of my house that …

Commonwealth Games: Australia sets new world record in 4×100 metres freestyle relay – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Australia sets new world record in 4×100 metres freestyle relay – Commonwealth Games 2018

Updated April 06, 2018 07:38:54 Photo: The Australians fed off the energy of the home crowd to break the world record in the 4x100m freestyle relay. (AAP: Darren England) Related Story: Australians break world records in the pool and velodrome in super start to Comm Games Related Story: Swimmers key …

Pita Taufatofua: Viral Tongan Olympic sensation sets sights on climate change; eyes third sport

Pita Taufatofua: Viral Tongan Olympic sensation sets sights on climate change; eyes third sport

Posted April 06, 2018 06:19:31 Photo: Pita Taufatofua surprised the world by going topless again in Pyeongchang despite the cold. (AP: Sean Haffey) Tongan Olympic sensation Pita Taufatofua has set his sights on an Olympic-sized challenge — raising awareness about climate change. Key points: Taufatofua says neighbour Australia must “really …

Ireland sets date for referendum on changing strict abortion laws

Ireland sets date for referendum on changing strict abortion laws

Posted March 29, 2018 08:19:34 Photo: A complete ban was only lifted five years ago for cases where the mother’s life was in danger. (Reuters: Clodagh Kilcoyne) Related Story: Ireland proposes abortion referendum for end of May Related Story: Will Ireland’s abortion vote turn out like marriage equality? Ireland will …