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May's leadership under threat as Tories call spill

May's leadership under threat as Tories call spill

May's leadership under threat as Tories call spill

By Thursday morning, Australia time, Britain may have lost its prime minister putting Brexit in even more chaos.

  • by Nick Miller

ABC, SBS cleared over claims they compete unfairly with rivals

The report found the ABC and SBS were adhering to their charters and competition requirements.

The report spectacularly rejected claims by media companies that the ABC was undermining the level-playing field.

  • by Michael Koziol & Jennifer Duke

Peter Dutton intervenes on sea patrols after Border Force cost blow-out

Minister for Home Affairs Peter Dutton

The Home Affairs Minister will now have to find other savings to avoid a multimillion-dollar blowout.

  • by Eryk Bagshaw & Nicole Hasham

ACT MPs will no longer be able to claim sitting day allowances

ACT MPs will no longer be able to claim sitting day allowances

Many Canberra-based MPs have longer commutes to their electorate offices than to parliament.

  • by Sally Whyte

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Clem Bastow knew she felt different, but it took until the age of 36 that she got a diagnosis.

Late diagnosis: Why I could master complex skills but struggled with flirting

'Many autistic girls and women are not receiving the supports and services they need and are at increased risk of abuse, financial hardship and isolation.'

  • by Clem Bastow
Dear male cyclists, lose the attitude
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Dear male cyclists, lose the attitude

At intersections, while waiting at a red light, I’ve noticed male cyclists ride straight past me and stop.

  • by Jayne D’Arcy
Heartbreaking images, drawn by children of a motorcyclist killed in Belconnen, were tendered in the ACT Magistrates Court. This image shows one of the girls and her father.

'Ache of their loss will never go away': driver sentenced over death

The driver charged with causing the death of a motorcyclist in February has avoided jail time.

  • by Elliot Williams
A trip on light rail and the bus will cost you the same, when the new network begins running next year.

How much will it cost to catch light rail in Canberra?

The 2019 public transport fares have been released and for the first time light rail ticket prices are included.

  • by Katie Burgess
Real estate investors:  Ivanka Trump, right, departs Air Force One with husband and fellow presidential adviser Jared Kushner.

Investigation points to Ivanka Trump conflict

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner own a major stake in a real estate investment firm that is planning to take advantage of a US government program.

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Is one of the biggest hotels in this town a pseudo-hotel?

Is one of the biggest hotels in this town a pseudo-hotel?

Visitors to this holiday destination might not even realise they're staying in a room that's part of a business worth nearly $3 million a year.

  • by Tawar Razaghi
More than 20 new retailers set to enliven ANU in February

More than 20 new retailers set to enliven ANU in February

The transformation of Canberra’s inner city is set to get a boost early next year when the first offerings at the Lane and the Lawn in ANU’s Kambri open.

  • by Lucy Bladen

Business

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, SMH, JUNE 18: Generic shots of the ABC biulding in Ultimo on Harris Street on JUNE 18, 2018 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Christopher Pearce/Fairfax Media)

ABC review a slap in the face for big media

You win some, you lose some. That may well be how some of Australia's media chief executives and their regulatory departments are feeling right now.

  • by John McDuling

Small business

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Gal Gadot in 2017's Wonder Woman.

Women perform better at the box office, study finds

"There has been an assumption in the industry that female-led films were generally less successful."

The Angus Project.

Yule laugh: A comedy binge to see one through the summer TV drought

The ubiquity of streaming services means the summer TV landscape is no longer the barren place it once was.

  • by Kylie Northover

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Smart toys gift guide: five ways to educate and entertain with tech

Smart toys gift guide: five ways to educate and entertain with tech

Five toys you can give the children in your life to help develop the skills they need to take on the world.

  • by Alice Clarke
The simple way we can get school kids to be more active

The simple way we can get school kids to be more active

According to a new Australian study, the solution is to let children wear their sports uniforms every day.

  • by Ariane Beeston

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Michael Caggiano, left, and Bede Gahan have been part of the Canberra bid process.

Canberra A-League bid faces sleepless night and wait for decision

The FFA board has delayed a decision on A-League expansion, giving Canberra officials a nervous wait for a Thursday press conference.

  • by Chris Dutton
David Pocock had an outstanding return to Australian rugby this year.
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Pocock's 'real concerns' about ongoing neck pain after brutal year

But the Brumbies and Wallabies star impressed despite injuries and won the Rugby Union Players' Association top prize on Wednesday.

  • by Chris Dutton

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