Matthew Reilly to headline Canberra Writers' Festival Two men who tell unbelievable stories will headline the 2018 Canberra Writers’ Festival - author Matthew Reilly and former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce. Brisbane Times 1 week ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
New powers to protect vital infrastructure Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack says he's in favour of new government powers to force infrastructure protects to beef up security. SBS 1 week ago
Will World Cup bring bounce to Russia's economy?
Russia spent about $11 billion on the World Cup, and the country forecasts the competition will have added 1 percent to GDP over the last 5 years. But as Thuy Ong reports, it may not be enough to..
Reuters Studio - 1 week ago
Turkey's Erdogan Names Son-In-Law As Finance Minister
Reuters reports that President Tayyip Erdogan appointed his son-in-law as Turkey’s finance minister on Monday, hours after he was sworn in with sweeping new executive powers. Erdogan named his..
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Lord Heseltine labels Brexit 'humiliating'
Former UK Deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine labels Brexit a 'tragedy beyond measure' and says that the UK is 'opting out' of having influence of a major structure of world politics - leaving the..
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Joyce cleared of travel entitlement misuse Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has been cleared of misusing his travel entitlements to spend time with his adviser-turned-partner. SBS 1 week ago
Barnaby Joyce cleared of misusing taxpayer-funded travel expenses The former deputy prime minister and his partner, Vikki Campion, have been cleared of travel entitlement misuse. Brisbane Times 1 week ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age Joyce-Campion audit finds unpaid cab fares The partner of former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has had to repay $100 in cab fares after an audit of their travel. SBS 1 week ago
Big win for Australia's truckies as government reviews oversize permits Deputy Prime Minister and Infrastructure and Transport Minister Michael McCormack has announced a review into the heavy haulage permit system. Brisbane Times 3 weeks ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
NZ PM's stand-in takes centre stage New Zealand's enigmatic deputy prime minister Winston Peters has taken the reins - if not officially - as the Jacinda Ardern awaits her baby. SBS on June 18, 2018
The ABC should never be sold: Fmr Deputy PM Tim Fischer Tim Fischer, Australia's former deputy prime minister, has undercut a Liberal federal council motion that passed on Saturday to privatise the ABC. SBS on June 17, 2018 Joyce's conference no-show 'good decision' A decision by former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce to not attend the NSW Nationals annual state conference is a "good decision," John Barilaro says. SBS on June 15, 2018
Barnaby Joyce's book due in August Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has pleaded for privacy but will release a book in August detailing his fall from grace. SBS on June 13, 2018
Barnaby Joyce regrets paid television interview The former deputy prime minister says he and his partner, Vikki Campion, only did the interview because they hoped it would be a "circuit breaker". Brisbane Times on June 11, 2018 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Barnaby Joyce denies paparazzo's claim he threatened a punch Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has filmed a video of an altercation he had with a photographer and posted it on social media, using it to call for tougher privacy laws. SBS on June 10, 2018