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KordaMentha won lucrative health contract despite 'nil' benefit to SA economy

KordaMentha won lucrative health contract despite 'nil' benefit to SA economy

When the SA government selected KordaMentha to overhaul Adelaide’s central health system, it chose the only tender applicant that offered no economic benefit to South Australia.

Let the Nazi flag flyer stew in her own bigotry

Let the Nazi flag flyer stew in her own bigotry

Flying Nazi flags is abhorrent. But new laws against them won’t make the slightest difference to Australia's drift to authoritarianism.

Farewell, Will Hodgman. Here's what your future looks like

Farewell, Will Hodgman. Here's what your future looks like

What's next for the former Tasmanian premier?

South Australia takes the nuclear option (and other news you may have missed)

South Australia takes the nuclear option (and other news you may have missed)

Blown budgets. Sugar daddies. And a nuclear waste dump. After a big week in news, here are the stories you may have missed.

Anti-anti-anti-protest pollies protest Hobart City Council

Anti-anti-anti-protest pollies protest Hobart City Council

Irony abounds as Tasmanian aldermen walk out of a meeting in order to prevent a vote on anti-protest laws.

Liberal MP 'taking the piss' in WA euthanasia debate

Liberal MP 'taking the piss' in WA euthanasia debate

Lead speaker for the Liberal Party Nick Goiran has gone to extreme lengths to delay the vote.

Free booze if Sydney's tram stays on track

Free booze if Sydney's tram stays on track

Have you ever been so fed up with an infrastructure blow-out that you've offered to buy a whole city a beer?

Running the numbers on the NSW fire service budget cuts

Running the numbers on the NSW fire service budget cuts

The head of the NSW Rural Fire Service has taken issue with some inconvenient truths aired by Crikey. Let's step through the data.

Who is the NSW police minister who 'would want' his kids strip searched?

Who is the NSW police minister who 'would want' his kids strip searched?

David Elliott is in the headlines once again, this time after getting into a fight with a 17-year-old boy.

Everything NSW fire services could have bought if their budget wasn’t cut

Everything NSW fire services could have bought if their budget wasn’t cut

While Scott Morrison offers thoughts and prayers to bushfire victims, the NSW Liberal Party has cut tens of millions from state fire services.