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ACT Labor party members, it’s time to lead the way
Opinion
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ACT Labor party members, it’s time to lead the way

ALP members blindly supporting the party without constructive criticism is not what Labor needs right now.

  • by Kim Fischer

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Waste-to-power plant may lead to 'feed the furnace' mentality

Waste-to-power plant may lead to 'feed the furnace' mentality

A plan to burn rubbish for power in a plant in Canberra's east will create a "feed the furnace" mentality, ACT Conservation Council executive director Larry O'Loughlin says.

  • by Kirsten Lawson and Katie Burgess
Canberra casino gets green light to move to detailed negotiations on redevelopment bid

Canberra casino gets green light to move to detailed negotiations on redevelopment bid

City centre expansion plans a step closer.

  • by Kirsten Lawson
Australian Defence Force to be offered pay rise in three-year workplace deal
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Australian Defence Force to be offered pay rise in three-year workplace deal

Diggers will be offered a 6 per cent pay increase over three years with no loss of conditions.

  • by Noel Towell
ClubsACT, Trades Hall Building Limited and United Firefighters Union fined for overspending in ACT election

ClubsACT, Trades Hall Building Limited and United Firefighters Union fined for overspending in ACT election

The ACT electoral commission has fined three third-party campaigners for exceeding the electoral expenditure cap in the 2016 territory election.

  • by Georgina Connery
India trade progress difficult despite goodwill for Narendra Modi's visit

India trade progress difficult despite goodwill for Narendra Modi's visit

An Indian trade official has warned Australia not to get too optimistic about signing new deals with the sub-continental giant.

  • by Mark Kenny, National Affairs Editor
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We'll drink to that! Celebrations aplenty including a "shoey'' as ACT beats NSW in the best tasting water stakes
Canberra life

We'll drink to that! Celebrations aplenty including a "shoey'' as ACT beats NSW in the best tasting water stakes

What else are you going to do when the ACT proves it has better tasting water than NSW? Do a "shoey''!

  • by Megan Doherty
Westside container village should be reused rather than dumped, structural engineer Ken Murtagh pleads

Westside container village should be reused rather than dumped, structural engineer Ken Murtagh pleads

Village compromised from the start by speed and money, says structural engineer.

  • by Kirsten Lawson
ACT Greens members complain about party's culture of secrecy and concentration of power

ACT Greens members complain about party's culture of secrecy and concentration of power

Three 'critical and serious incidents' mar Greens election campaign and erode party trust and morale.

  • by Kirsten Lawson
Meet the new ACT Legislative Assembly Members who won seats in 2016 election

Meet the new ACT Legislative Assembly Members who won seats in 2016 election

The Legislative Assembly expanded from 17 to 25 members at last year's election. That means there are a lot of new faces to get to know. Katie Burgess has profiled all 12 new faces (including the Greens' Caroline Le Couteur, who is a returning face after missing out at the previous election).

  • by Katie Burgess
Former Brumbies star Adam Ashley-Cooper found inspiration for tea line in Canberra

Former Brumbies star Adam Ashley-Cooper found inspiration for tea line in Canberra

Canberra was the inspiration by a new line of tea from one of the city's rugby stars.

  • by Megan Doherty