politics

Wed 22 Aug 2018

Dutton’s dodgy track record dug up

Dutton’s dodgy track record dug up

THE government’s enemies are seizing on would-be prime minister Peter Dutton’s questionable history as the chance of an early election grows.

New scanners could end aircraft liquids ban

premium_icon New scanners could end aircraft liquids ban

THEY’VE been in place since a 2006 terror plot to bring down planes using explosives in drink bottles. But the international restrictions on carrying liquids onto...

New abortion laws to be introduced

premium_icon New abortion laws to be introduced

LAWS to decriminalise abortion are set to be introduced in the Queensland parliament in a move welcomed by medical groups and women’s rights advocates.

Island paradise doomed by standoff

Island paradise doomed by standoff

THIS tiny nation has made a powerful enemy. And now it’s caught in an international tug of war that’s bringing it to its knees.

Former Trump campaign chief found guilty

Former Trump campaign chief found guilty

A JURY has found Donald Trump’s campaign chief, Paul Manafort, guilty of tax fraud with a judge declaring a mistrial on 10 other charges.

Shock third leadership contender could strike

Shock third leadership contender could strike

AS MALCOLM Turnbull and Peter Dutton pursue an ugly duel for the leadership, an untainted figure could swoop in and seize it.

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