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Turnbull reveals new ministerial lineup

Turnbull reveals new ministerial lineup

Malcolm Turnbull has announced a major reshuffle after losing several ministers in recent weeks.

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After years of decline, can the public service be rescued?

After years of decline, can the public service be rescued?

The federal public service is at a nadir of incompetence and politicisation. Will it improve under Malcolm Turnbull?

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Oversight of security agencies now at a crossroads

Oversight of security agencies now at a crossroads

The coming reshuffle may have important ramifications for one of the most important parliamentary committees, which oversees intelligence agencies.

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Cui bono? The curious case of the grim industry that thrives on the lockout laws

Cui bono? The curious case of the grim industry that thrives on the lockout laws

The lockout laws have killed Sydney — and they might kill Mike Baird’s political career.

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Tips and rumours

Heeeeeere’s Jacqui …. Joycean maths … Abbott’s sleepover …

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Bring on the reshuffle: Stuart Robert hits the fence

Beleaguered minister Stuart Robert is set to be cut adrift by the government after a difficult week of questions over his travels to China.

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Can you have a paywall and Australia’s most popular news site? Fairfax’s digital conundrum

Should you appeal to a mass audience or make people pay for your product?

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LGBTI health body crumbles amid accusations and infighting

The National LGBTI Health Alliance is in strife, writes freelance journalist Serkan Ozturk.

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Mayne: major miners join the write-down club as Cochlear soars

Mining companies have been thoroughly inconsistent on the write-downs question this season.

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Results of Qld council elections will ripple through federal, state politics

When council election day comes around on March 19, voters will be asked to take part in a referendum.

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What happens if I get Zika virus?

Should we all freak out about the Zika virus? Crikey intern April Dudgeon gets out the Aerogard and finds out.

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Media briefs: Every move you make … choose your own adventure … Last days for the Independent …

What happens when you report on on-water matters. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

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DECODER

WHAT WAS SAID:

"I think it's great if we've got a Melbourne Cup field for Nats deputy, shows we've got lots of people ready to contribute."

"We need as many people willing to deal with Barnaby as possible."

Warren Truss
Election Deciders
The Power Index profiles the influential insiders, flacks and tabloid hacks.
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The campaign directors
1
The strategists
2
The spinners
3
The unionists
4
The lobbyists
5
The ad creatives
6
The money bags
7
The TV directors
8
The tabloid editors
9