politics

Tue 20 Aug 2019

‘Low-paid work provides dignity’

‘Low-paid work provides dignity’

The $19.49 an hour minimum wage should be scrapped so more young people can do low-paid work — because it “provides dignity”, MPs have been told.

Barnaby Joyce’s gobsmacking hypocrisy

Barnaby Joyce’s gobsmacking hypocrisy

Australia has put up with a lot from Barnaby Joyce in the past three years — but last night he crossed a line that has women in NSW raging.

The warning that could collapse the apartment market

The warning that could collapse the apartment market

UNIT owners have been warned to sell as soon as possible or suffer the consequences of further price falls due to Australia’s “horrible disease”.

Johnson urges EU to compromise on Brexit

Johnson urges EU to compromise on Brexit

BRITISH Prime Minister Boris Johnson says Germany and France are showing reluctance to compromise on a new Brexit deal but he is confident they will.

Demand to recall UK parliament over Brexit

Demand to recall UK parliament over Brexit

BRITAIN'S opposition Labour Party is demanding that parliament be recalled from its summer break to discuss Brexit and avoid a no-deal outcome.

Q&A panellist rejects audience question

Q&A panellist rejects audience question

A FORMER Liberal candidate has hit back at suggestions she was acting as a party mouthpiece during a feisty debate on Q&A.

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