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Mon 18 Jun 2018

PM under pressure to axe tampon tax

premium_icon PM under pressure to axe tampon tax

A MOVE to end the so-called ‘tampon tax’ is gaining ground with a bill to remove the GST from sanitary items passing the Senate today.

Brian Burston joins Clive Palmer party

Brian Burston joins Clive Palmer party

PAULINE Hanson’s rogue senator Brian Burston has confirmed he will join Clive Palmer’s Australia United Party today.

$200,000 ‘not a lot of money’

$200,000 ‘not a lot of money’

DESPITE being the star of the internet’s most famous video, SA senator Lucy Gichuhi’s celebrity status couldn’t save her from the taxpayers.

Real reason behind Optus World Cup fail

Real reason behind Optus World Cup fail

OPTUS has become public enemy number one with sports fans across Australia with its poor World Cup coverage. But it’s not entirely to blame.

Dreamworld ride 'broke three times' on day of tragedy

premium_icon Dreamworld ride 'broke three times' on day of tragedy

‘I SHUDDER when I think if there had been guest on the ride’. Witnesses at the first day of a coronial inquiry into the 2016 Dreamworld Thunder River Rapids tragedy...

Violent confrontation rocks Love Island

Violent confrontation rocks Love Island

THERE wasn’t much love on Love Island last night as Eden and Grant squared off in a confrontation that quickly went “too far.”

Dad told he 'wasn't welcome' in parent's room

Dad told he 'wasn't welcome' in parent's room

THE dad was trying to change his daughter's nappy but was told to leave as women were breastfeeding.

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