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The simultaneous rise and fall of the Fahour brothers

The simultaneous rise and fall of the Fahour brothers

Ahmed Fahour quit his role at AusPost after a public outcry, while Ali Fahour is now unemployed and banned from playing football for life.

The 2016 Crikeys: the best and worst of business

The 2016 Crikeys: the best and worst of business

Another year, another bunch of businesses and businesspeople to live in infamy.

Mayne: as Crown heads to its AGM, plenty of questions to answer

Mayne: as Crown heads to its AGM, plenty of questions to answer

There are many oddities buried in Crown's annual report, such as John Alexander's role on the board and why Andrew Demetriou is not up for election.

Kim Williams goes to the dogs (tastefully, of course)

Kim Williams goes to the dogs (tastefully, of course)

This morning Kim Williams launched his new book, Rules of Engagement, which focuses more on family, wine, sport and good living, rather than his tumble from the News Corp roost.

What did Demetriou know and when did he know it?

What did Demetriou know and when did he know it?

Former AFL boss Andrew Demetriou has consistently said he did not tell Essendon's president the club was under investigation. But two high-profile people have testified otherwise under oath.

Footy fail: the AFL has lost its way

Footy fail: the AFL has lost its way

The AFL is dedicated to making a profit and pleasing broadcasters, with footy club members taken for granted. It's a pity the AFL is not run more like US sports teams.

iSentia index: football, foreign affairs and finance dominate

iSentia index: football, foreign affairs and finance dominate

It's rare for state politicians to make national news, but controversial WA MP Troy Buswell has managed it -- and not for the first time.

Lauded as the AFL’s saviour, but Demetriou missed the mark

Lauded as the AFL’s saviour, but Demetriou missed the mark

Andrew Demetriou will retire at the end of this season, amid accolades and praise. But was he actually good for AFL?

Ten million reasons to worry about the AFL Commission

Ten million reasons to worry about the AFL Commission

Buddy Franklin's $10-million defection to the Swans has highlighted the AFL Commission's faults. Here are three of the most concerning, according to Adam Schwab.

Essendon was stupid, but it’s the AFL with governance issues

Essendon was stupid, but it’s the AFL with governance issues

James Hird and the Essendon football club have been at least reckless, but it's the AFL with the most questions to answer in a drugs saga set to spoil this year's final series for fans.