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08 Feb Australia Post boss on $5.6m for year

Sam Buckingham-Jones -- The Australian -- 8 February, 2017 The chief executive of Australia Post was the nation’s highest paid public servant last year, taking home more than $5.6 million — a figure the organisation tried to keep secret. Former National Australia Bank boss Ahmed Fahour, who was...

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07 Feb Ban on nicotine e-cigarettes to remain

Belinda Merhab -- Australian Associated Press -- 2 February 2017 Doctors warn more smokers will die and suffer preventable diseases after the medicines regulator decided to maintain a ban on nicotine e-cigarettes. The Therapeutic Goods Administration has rejected an application to exempt nicotine from the Schedule 7...

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31 Jan Senator Paterson on RN Breakfast with Fran Kelly

Tuesday 31 January 2017 Radio National Breakfast Subjects: 18C, Trump immigration policy Fran Kelly: Well those who support watering down the anti-hate laws in the Racial Discrimination Act here have received a bit of a boost this morning. Polling commissioned by the conservative think tank, the Institute of...

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19 Jan Religion ‘off limits’ in mufti’s 18C push

Rosie Lewis -- The Australian -- 19 January, 2017 Australia’s Grand Mufti has called for Muslims to be given the same protections as ethnic groups under section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act, saying the law must be “strengthened”, not weakened, in the interest of minorities. The push to...

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