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Female Liberal MP to face preselection challenge from male barrister

Female Liberal MP to face preselection challenge from male barrister

Miranda MP Eleni Petinos will face a preselection challenge from barrister Jeff Clarke in her seat of Miranda. 

  • by Alexandra Smith

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Berejiklian should see red about shortage of Liberal women
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Opinion

Berejiklian should see red about shortage of Liberal women

Having a female leader in NSW is not enough. She has to take the lead.

  • by Alexandra Smith
Gareth Ward accused of bullying by second woman, Parliament hears

Gareth Ward accused of bullying by second woman, Parliament hears

NSW Liberal MP Gareth Ward has been accused of bullying a second woman, after the opposition revealed a written complaint from a community member had been sent to the premier's office.

  • by Lisa Visentin & Alexandra Smith
MP Gareth Ward hits back at 'incredibly hurtful' bullying claims
Gladys Berejiklian

MP Gareth Ward hits back at 'incredibly hurtful' bullying claims

Gareth Ward says he has had many disagreements with colleagues, but that does not make him a bully. 

  • by Alexandra Smith
NSW Premier rejects nurses' demand for higher nurse-to-patient ratios
Health

NSW Premier rejects nurses' demand for higher nurse-to-patient ratios

Nurses are pleading for higher nurse-to-patient ratios, saying this will save lives. But the NSW Premier appears to have dashed their hopes.

  • by Esther Han
Horse riders warn government inaction will 'cost a child's life' at Centennial Park
Gabrielle Upton

Horse riders warn government inaction will 'cost a child's life' at Centennial Park

Horse riders warn Centennial Parklands' unwillingness to move the entrance of a new multi-million dollar 'wild play' park might 'cost the life of a child'.

  • by Esther Han
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Fishing lockouts 'off the table' after NSW government cops widespread backlash
Marine life

Fishing lockouts 'off the table' after NSW government cops widespread backlash

There will be no new fishing lockout zones along the NSW coast, as the state government scrapped a key element of its marine park strategy after it faced an substantial backlash from fishing groups.

  • by Lisa Visentin
Assessment of major development projects 'opaque', review finds

Assessment of major development projects 'opaque', review finds

Some of the state's major developments are being assessed in a manner which is "opaque" in both logic and rationale, according to an independent review.

  • by Lisa Visentin
Scott Morrison on the hustings in Wentworth with 'best candidate' Sharma

Scott Morrison on the hustings in Wentworth with 'best candidate' Sharma

Dave Sharma was not the person Scott Morrison wanted by his side in Wentworth.

  • by Lisa Visentin
Senior adviser to Gabrielle Upton receives compensation for severe stress
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Gabrielle Upton

Senior adviser to Gabrielle Upton receives compensation for severe stress

A senior policy adviser who could not work in Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton's "toxic" office received a workers' compensation claim for stress.

  • by Alexandra Smith
Premier's priorities undermined by 'substantial' data limitations

Premier's priorities undermined by 'substantial' data limitations

Gladys Berejiklian's key goals of boosting housing approvals and reducing domestic violence reoffending are being hampered by a lack of transparency, data limitations and ambiguous targets, an audit report has found.

  • by Lisa Visentin