The outgoing federal Liberal president, Alan Stockdale, has called on the party to consider allowing “corporate membership” and to overhaul its fundraising efforts.
Manly have moved to the outright lead at the top of the NRL ladder with a 24-16 win over Sydney Roosters at Brookvale Oval on Friday night.
In September 1914 an important battle was fought that protected Paris and had far reaching repercussions for the first world war, yet few people today know much about the Marne and the important contribution of professional British empire soldiers.Read More >
South Africa may be below strength for their meeting with Scotland in Port Elizabeth on Saturday having had to release their European-based players back to their clubs as the Test falls outside the official international window, but Vern Cotter, the Scotland head coach, appreciates his first month in charge will end with his side’s most taxing fixture.
I have a problem. I own a 2002 GMC Envoy. No, my ownership of a GMT360 SUV isn’t the problem although it is probably enough to get me committed to a mental institution. At 140,000 hard miles, my Envoy is getting old and there’s nothing out there to replace it. That’s a problem.Read More >
Ride-sharing service Uber has hit a few rough patches as of late, mainly from taxi operators and city and state officials who believe Uber and others like it are too disruptive for its own good. However, the Teamsters — who supported European taxi drivers in their protest of the service earlier this month — are throwing their support to Uber drivers wishing to organize.Read More >
Two moments in the house of representatives last week neatly summed up the highs and lows of the Abbott government’s current situation.