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Time for a real debate about our most important relationship

Reuters/Jonathan ErnstWhile still considered unlikely, there is now a real and growing possibility that Donald Trump will be the next president of the United States. And yet, despite the fact that Bill Shorten apparently considers him to be “barking mad”, there has been almost no serious...

What is going on with India's weather?

On May 19, India’s all-time temperature record was smashed in the northern city of Phalodi in the state of Rajasthan. Temperatures soared to 51℃, beating the previous record set in 1956 by 0.4℃.India is known for its unbearable conditions at this time of year, just before the monso...

What might Jane Jacobs say about smart cities?

Jane Jacobs holds up documentary evidence at a 1961 press conference during the campaign to save the West Village.Wikimedia CommonsThis May, urbanists around the world have been celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Jane Jacobs. The American-Canadian author and activist’s spirited ...

FactCheck: did boat arrivals spike around the same time Australia suspended live cattle exports to Indonesia in 2011?

Might I remind you that when we closed down the live animal export industry, it was around about the same time that we started seeing a lot of people arriving in boats in Australia. – Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce, speaking at the Regional Leaders' Debate in Goulburn, May 25, 2016.Deputy...

Morrison and Bowen debate competing visions, but are they missing the true picture?

While watching the debate between the Treasurer Scott Morrison and Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen today at the National Press Club one would not find much in the way of new information, compared to what has been outlined during the budget and debated in the course of the subsequent election campaign.M...

Climate change, tourism and the Great Barrier Reef: what we know

Perception is everything when it comes to Great Barrier Reef tourism. Reef image from www.shutterstock.comThe removal of an entire section on the Great Barrier Reef from an international report on World Heritage and climate change has been justified by the Australian government because of the impact...

Accusations and slogans reduce Treasurers' Debate to a yawn

I haven’t fallen asleep during the day for decades, but I came pretty close today watching the Treasurers' debate between Scott Morrison and Chris Bowen on the major issue of the election campaign - economic management.I stirred a couple of times when they raised their voices a little, and att...

Children with sexualised behaviours need support, not silence and stigma

Isolating a child from their peers does nothing to address the underlying concerns that may have lead to a child behaving in this way.from www.shutterstock.comReports of coercive sex acts among small children quite understandably provoke strong and broad ranging reactions.The case of a child in grad...

Twitter: Morrison and Bowen battle it out in Treasurers' Debate

Treasurer Scott Morrison and Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen went head-to-head on their economic plans for Australia at a debate at the National Press Club.The topics ranged from tax reform and Australia’s credit rating to education and economic management.Warwick Smith, research economist at the...

VIDEO: The five greatest Scorsese scenes – episode #3, Taxi Driver

Robert De Niro as Travis Bickle in Martin Scorsese's 1976 film, Taxi Driver.Still from Taxi Driver, 1976Martin Scorsese is widely considered to be one of the best living film directors. As a major retrospective of his work opens at ACMI, film scholar Bruce Isaacs dissects five classic Scorsese scene...

The Australian Business Bulletin

Have pest control services to discourage the ongoing activities of the insect beasts

Repair the leaky zones: After staying for a long period of time at a residence or in a business space, it might happen that there could develop cracks on several parts of your home. Also, the constan...

Federal budget win for business property

Malcolm Gunning The business property market will be the beneficiary of the Federal Budget according to leading real estate agency, Gunning. Gunning Principal Malcolm Gunning said the Turnbul...

Square Invoices gives Australian business ways to get paid faster

MELBOURNE, May 25, 2016 - Square has today announced the availability of Square Invoices in Australia, adding to its already powerful Register ecosystem. Giving business owners more ways than ever t...

NewVoiceMedia research reveals how Australian businesses are driving away customers

SYDNEY, May 24, 2016 – New research from NewVoiceMedia, a leading global provider of cloud technology, which helps businesses sell more, serve better and grow faster, reveals that companies in Austr...

 

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Headspace Bondi Junction

This is a great service. It's a great concept and I'm really proud to open it. This is the type of innovative frontline work in mental health that i...

Guide to Online Australian Casinos: How to Choose the Best One?

Being the distant dream-like island for most Europeans, Australia has always been associated with the mystery. Today Australia is known as the tourist...

Hire a Motorhome and Relax

Some say that the original motorhome was the first vehicle packed and piled up with belongings that made the trip from the Dust Bowl in the Midwest...