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Schools IT cost blowout slammed

NSW Education Minister Adrian Piccoli has blasted the Prime Minister's plan for state funded public education.

It was meant to streamline the education department's administration software but the Learning Management and Business Reform project has been dogged by technical faults and delays for years.  


Artist's impression of Crown Resorts' casino and apartment complex at Barangaroo.

Barangaroo process: this is what you should not do

Should another 20-odd hectare parcel of waterfront public land directly adjacent to the central business district ever be discovered in Sydney, the saga of Barangaroo provides a perfect example of what not to do.