politics

Thu 26 Apr 2018

Backlash grows over gruesome exhibit

Backlash grows over gruesome exhibit

IT’S touted as a “stunning display” celebrating “the complexity and mystery of the human form”. But critics say it is “inhumane and evil”.

MP slams 'radical' gender resource for schools

MP slams 'radical' gender resource for schools

A RESOURCE which claims to breakdown the "complicated” gender concept has been labelled by a Bundaberg MP as "radical” and "shocking”.

Turnbull’s big Medicare backflip

Turnbull’s big Medicare backflip

IT WAS supposed to repair a $57 billion shortfall, but the Turnbull Government has backflipped on its maligned Medicare levy rise.

Tue 24 Apr 2018

Families slugged for ‘phantom’ childcare on public holidays

premium_icon Families slugged for ‘phantom’ childcare on public holidays

FAMILIES and taxpayers are being slugged hundreds of ­millions of dollars for “phantom” childcare services on public holidays when most centres are closed.

Councillors squabble over 'not getting their own way'

Councillors squabble over 'not getting their own way'

Mayor Andrew Antoniolli slams colleagues' surprise library, recycling motions as a 'bolt out of the blue'.

Claims recycling has been 'dumped in landfill for months'

Claims recycling has been 'dumped in landfill for months'

Councillor reveals whistleblower told him about routine dumping of recycling in landfill during the past three months, mayor denies knowledge.

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