Archive for posts tagged with 'Federal Politics'

Joe Hockey wants to banish the GST on sanitary items

Health & Fitness

Joe Hockey wants to banish the GST on sanitary items

Following an appearance on Q&A last night, the Federal Treasurer is getting behind the ‘Stop taxing my…

Lockers

Parenting

Two Queensland schools at risk of terror attack

More than 50 schools around the country, including two Queensland schools, have been identified as being at risk of a…

Childcare

Parenting

Parents prioritise childcare over paid leave

Broken promises usually lead to outrage and disappointment, but Tony Abbott’s decision to dump the Paid Parental…

Tony Abbott

Your Say

Is it time for a leadership spill?

Forget about Katy Perry’s Superbowl halftime performance — Tony Abbott’s National Press Club speech was…

Prince Philip

Brisbane Extra

30 things you won’t believe Prince Philip actually said

Prince Philip has been awarded an Australian knighthood, so let’s take a look back at our newest knight’s…

The Queen and Prince Philip

Your Say

Should Prince Philip have been awarded a knighthood?

Social media lit up as soon as it was announced, and even some of Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s own colleagues…

Doctor with calculator

Health & Fitness

Queensland’s top doc slams Medicare cuts

From January 19, the Medicare rebate paid to doctors for consultations lasting up to 10 minutes is dropping from…

Wayne Goss

Brisbane Extra

Queensland pays tribute to Wayne Goss

Tributes have come pouring in for former Queensland Premier Wayne Goss, who has died aged 63. Goss, whose death was…