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Almost 550 Telstra jobs in Qld 'in the firing line', union says

Almost 550 Telstra jobs in Qld 'in the firing line', union says

The Community and Public Sector Union is concerned about 540 jobs in Telstra's Townsville and Maryborough call centres.

  • by Toby Crockford

Opinion & Perspectives

Where to direct your hate and hurt over Eurydice Dixon's death

in our dismay and anger and frustration and holding of vigils over Ms Dixon’s brutal death, two other issues beg exploring.

Madonna King
    Madonna King

    Serious tax debates need more than vested interests muttering darkly

    This week’s intervention over Labor's tax policy on share dividends was extraordinary, even by the standards of politics-as-usual.

    Caitlin Fitzsimmons
      Caitlin Fitzsimmons

      Don't bother calling me - even my mum ignores the phone

      Columnist John Birmingham almost lost a doctor's appointment the other day because he refused to answer.

      John Birmingham
        John Birmingham
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        Politics

        What you need to know about the plastic bag ban

        What you need to know about the plastic bag ban

        Staff have been told not to pack groceries into dirty or overloaded reusable bags, as one major supermarket brings in its plastic bag ban. Here is everything you need to know.

        • by Felicity Caldwell
        Ipswich council again asked to explain why they should not be sacked

        Ipswich council again asked to explain why they should not be sacked

        The Local Government Minister used beefed up powers, which allow him to sack a council in the "public interest", to send Ipswich a new show cause notice.

        • by Felicity Caldwell

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