Nationals and Palmer party urged to keep low-income super scheme going

Nationals and Palmer party urged to keep low-income super scheme going | World news | NewsWire
The scheme pays $500 into super accounts of people earning less than $37,000 a year. Photograph: Nigel R. Barklie/REX

The Nationals and the Palmer United party are under pressure to block the repeal of a scheme that boosts low earners’ superannuation because it will hit workers in regional and rural Australia the hardest.

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NewsWire - Feasts of Tel Aviv

NewsWire - Feasts of Tel Aviv“Are you eating brains?” the chef asks hopefully.It’s lunchtime in Tel Aviv. The banged-up Bauhaus buildings of the White City district are full, the bar trade lively.Behind a curved glass-and-steel façade—buzzing café tables on a sunny street, South Beach on the eastern Mediterranean—the chef, Meir… Read More >

GameSpot's E3 Swag Bag Giveaway Official Rules

Official Rules

GameSpot Swag Bag Giveaway

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR WIRELESS DEVICE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. YOU HAVE NOT YET WON. MUST BE LEGAL RESIDENT OF ONE OF THE UNITED STATES OR CANADA (EXLCUDING QUEBEC), AT LEAST 13 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT DATE OF ENTRY INTO SWEEPSTAKES. VOID IN QUEBEC, PUERTO RICO, ALL U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. MSG & DATA RATES MAY APPLY.

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Tony Abbott is no action man on climate change

Tony Abbott is no action man on climate change | World news | NewsWire
'Tony and the people who put him in his job do not want to do anything about climate change,' said Malcolm Turnbull, who may have been wrong, but not much. Photograph: REX

Tony “conservationist” Abbott has been telling the Americans his government supports “strong action” on climate change. Sadly, every piece of available evidence says the opposite.

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