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Gambling Amendment Bill Introduced In Australian Senate

Online - November 28, 2015

Gambling Amendment Bill Introduced In Australian Senate On Tuesday, Australian senator Nick Xenophon (photo) introduced his Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill into the Senate, as he seeks to reign in those inducements offered by gambling companies ...and more »

Nick Xenophon is going national, but will voters go with him?

The Australian - November 28, 2015

Being on the road with Nick Xenophon is an extraordinary way to see how the Adelaide-based political phenomenon is reaching across the country. Over four days there's a certain frenzy to Xenophon's world — he drives himself everywhere, often doing ...and more »

Nick Xenophon lines up small business hit squad

The Australian - November 28, 2015

After a four-month selection process, Senator Xenophon has decided against celebrity candidates for the Nick Xenophon Team, preferring grassroots people known in their communities. “They may not be high profile now but I believe a lot will be by the ...and more »

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Back on alert as wind, temps rise on fire-ban day

The Advertiser - November 29, 2015

Chief executive David Wark said South Australians had been very generous, but the organisation still needed financial donations. “Donations are going really well, we're delighted with the support we've received,” he said. “We are still looking for ...and more »

Redbacks powering toward outright win

The Advertiser - November 29, 2015

SOUTH Australia is on the verge of claiming maximum points in the Sheffield Shield clash against Tasmania in Hobart after a wicket-fest third day on Sunday. The Redbacks have the home side on the ropes at 3/42 in its second innings after building a ...and more »

Tasmania's Jackson Bird dismantles South Australia in Sheffield Shield

ABC Online - November 29, 2015

Tasmanian paceman Jackson Bird admits his return to form is well timed as national selectors scope out candidates for the Australian Test squad. The right-arm quick on Sunday took 5 for 69 to spearhead the dismantling of South Australia's second ...and more »

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Derry man killed working on Australian building site - November 29, 2015

The family of Gerard Bradley – who died alongside Omagh man Joe McDermott in a horrific work accident in Australia – have said his loss will leave a “great void” in their lives. A family friend told Belfast Live: “He went out just recently, about two ...and more »

Spieth, Scott trail Tighe at Australian Open - November 29, 2015

World No. 1 and defending champion Jordan Spieth moved to within four shots of the lead at Australian Open Friday trailing Sydney-born Matt Jones who took full advantage of his course knowledge to go top at seven under par. What it means: Jones, ...and more »

Tollner to leave NT politics with surplus

NT News - November 29, 2015

The Australian · Herald Sun · The Daily Telegraph · The Courier-Mail · The Advertiser · Perth Now · · The Mercury · Geelong Advertiser · Gold Coast Bulletin · Townsville Bulletin · Cairns Post. News Corp Australia; Privacy Policy · Relevant ...and more »

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Outsourced: who is running Defence procurement?

Adelaide Advertiser - Nick Xenophon - November 24, 2015

WHO would have thought that Sergeant Schultz was guiding Australia’s Defence Department?..and more »

Australia needs leaders who can unite us

The Age - Amanda Vanstone - November 23, 2015

You can buy the truly wonderful Haigh's chocolates online, or pop in to stores in Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne. Alfred Haigh started business in rural Jamestown in 1896, moved on and expanded throughout South Australia...and more »

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