May 2015

Published a story 27th May 2015 11:28 AM

DEPUTY Premier Jackie Trad has shot down Chief Justice Tim Carmody’s push for judiciary and court reform as his resignation condition.

Trad: We won't back Chief Justice Carmody's reforms

DEPUTY Premier Jackie Trad has shot down Chief Justice Tim Carmody’s push for judiciary and court reform as his resignation condition.

Published a story 26th May 2015 7:56 PM

A NATIONAL school curriculum for Aboriginal languages and Torres Strait Islander languages is expected soon.

National curriculum for indigenous languages to come soon

A NATIONAL school curriculum for Aboriginal languages and Torres Strait Islander languages is expected soon.

Published a story 26th May 2015 7:49 PM

TAMPONS will be a topic at the next Australian states and territories treasurers’ meeting in July.

Hockey urges state to drop tampons from GST list

TAMPONS will be a topic at the next Australian states and territories treasurers’ meeting in July.

Published a story 26th May 2015 7:41 PM

THE Australian Government is working to counter the ISIS tool most likely used to entice a Sydney mother to abandon her children to become a “jihadi bride”.

Government working toward shutting down IS propaganda tool

THE Australian Government is working to counter the ISIS tool most likely used to entice a Sydney mother to abandon her children to become a “jihadi bride”.

Published a story 25th May 2015 7:45 PM

A QUT economist has suggested the Queensland Government dig deeper into miners’ pockets to raise revenue.

Economist suggests digging deeper into miners’ pockets

A QUT economist has suggested the Queensland Government dig deeper into miners’ pockets to raise revenue.

Published a story 25th May 2015 8:38 AM

ONE political expert believes Premier Anna Palaszczuk’s government has performed so well in its first three months, it has probably surprised itself.

100 days in power: Palaszczuk defies doom merchants

ONE political expert believes Premier Anna Palaszczuk’s government has performed so well in its first three months, it has probably surprised itself.

Published a story 21st May 2015 6:48 PM

THE Cabinet that is made up of more women than men is bringing back a program to put more women in leadership roles.

Queensland's woman-led Cabinet to encourage women to lead

THE Cabinet that is made up of more women than men is bringing back a program to put more women in leadership roles.

Published a story 21st May 2015 6:03 PM

JOB agencies need to be ready for the creation of 13,000 new Queensland jobs when the NDIS scheme rolls out

13,000 Queensland jobs to come with NDIS scheme

JOB agencies need to be ready for the creation of 13,000 new Queensland jobs when the NDIS scheme rolls out

Published a story 21st May 2015 5:46 PM

THE controversy over the Newman government awarding the Fraser Coast youth boot camp is still raging, with an independent review underway.

Fraser Coast youth boot camp cops a stomping in review

THE controversy over the Newman government awarding the Fraser Coast youth boot camp is still raging, with an independent review underway.

Published a story 21st May 2015 1:39 PM

CONTROVERSIAL Cook MP Billy Gordon harkened back to his murky past in Queensland Parliament, but refused “to be defined by my worst moments”.

Billy Gordon denies abuse during maiden speech

CONTROVERSIAL Cook MP Billy Gordon harkened back to his murky past in Queensland Parliament, but refused “to be defined by my worst moments”.

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