A debt levy for a deficit of budget ideas? Bernard Keane’s take. Plus the middle-class welfare on the chopping block. More extraordinary allegations from ICAC: Paddy Manning with one pertinent picture. The grim prospects for pregnant women on Nauru. The search for flight MH370: have we effectively given up? And another sign the Arab Spring has stalled.
What do you reckon the chances are of The Australian crafting something similar for budget night this year …?