Data shows 7,456 debts were reduced to zero and another 12,524 partially reduced between July last year and March
At least 20,000 Centrelink debts were either wiped or reduced in a nine-month period, newly released figures show.
The data, tabled in parliament this week, confirms what was already known about extent of problems with the so-called “robo debt” system.
Called the iKozie, the home in the garden of a homeless charity, is ready for its first occupant.
Incidents include bullying, abuse, or being singled out for unfair treatment, a TUC study suggests.
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Hillary Clinton greeted supporters and signed copies of her new book What Happened in New York for several hours on Tuesday. The book lays out a scathing critique of Trump and also targets Hillary’s primary challenger Bernie Sanders.
I was running a traditional presidential campaign with carefully thought-out policies and painstakingly built coalitions, while Trump was running a reality TV show that expertly and relentlessly stoked Americans’ anger and resentment. I was giving speeches laying out how to solve the country’s problems. He was ranting on Twitter.
– Hillary Clinton
(Reuters) – At around $830 billion, Apple Inc’s stock market value on the day of its newest iPhone launch towers over its next-largest rival and has Wall Street asking: Will it be the first listed company to crack the Big T?
Bipartisan joint resolution is meant to compel the president to sign a statement condemning “racism, extremism, xenophobia, anti-Semitism, and White supremacy.”
Edinburgh and Birmingham are among the 54% of areas where pay has outpaced property prices since 2007.
Now that Apple is suddenly a fan of wireless phone charging, iPhone-oriented charging pads are coming out of the woodwork: Belkin and Mophie have announced their own peripherals, the Boost Up and Wireless Charging Base. Both use Qi to top up your iPh…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of the 1.4-million member International Brotherhood of Teamsters union is mounting an aggressive effort to convince Congress to reject new rules to speed the deployment of self-driving trucks, warning they could lead to the loss of hundreds of thousands of jobs and reduce road safety.
Exclusive: Marriage equality advocates fear call, conducted by a Republican-linked American pollster, may be designed to boost the no campaign
A robocall asking Australians their opinion about the same-sex marriage postal survey has suggested that marriage equality may lead to “radical gay sex education” and threats to freedom of speech and religion.
The poll, which was first reported by social media users on Tuesday night, stated that it was conducted by the Republican-linked American pollster WPA Intelligence.