Olivia Cheesman

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Three police officers sacked, others disciplined over racist Sunshine stubby holders

“Mudfish" is a type of fish and is a common food in many African countries. It is used by some people as derogatory slang for Africans.<p>Chief …

Women filmed attacking elderly man on Gold Coast bus

It's not the first time mobile phone footage of bad behaviour on buses has gone viral.<p>In June, NSW Police charged a 55-year-old NSW woman after she …

Abortion laws 'among worst in the world'

Balance-of-power Frankston MP Geoff Shaw has reiterated his desire for changes to the state's abortion laws calling them among "the worst in the …

New asylum seeker campaign 'distasteful' and 'embarrassing'

It warns asylum seekers in the Afghan languages of Dari and Pashto that people will not be given entry into Australia if they go via boat without a …

Labor demands Tony Abbott detail jobs plan after Toyota announcement

''There is the Abbott government and their ministers cooking up political games and instead at the same time as they are playing political games, we …

Rise of private schools marks return to 19th century waste

One of the 19th century arguments in favour of secular education was that state aid led to duplication of services and waste of scarce public …

Liberals set to expel rebel MP Geoff Shaw from the party

In a fresh attempt to regain political traction after becoming mired in chaos, Dr Napthine accused Labor of quietly working on Mr Shaw to ''cajole'' …

Antony Green tells inquiry 2013 Senate results don't reflect wishes of Australian voters

An election campaign should ideally be a "training ground" that would produce senators who had the skills to negotiate legislation and represent the …

Taliban, Pakistan government hold peace talks to stop violence

Peace talks between the Pakistani government and the Taliban, aimed at stopping violence, have been held in Islamabad.<p>A hand-picked team of …