Tag: <span>members</span>

LNP members vote to assistance Ian Macfarlane’s defection

Posted December 12, 2015 15:53:23 Grassroots members of the Liberal National Party (LNP) in Queensland have backed the former federal sector minister Ian Macfarlane’s defection from the Liberals to the Nationals. Members of Mr Macfarlane’s regional LNP branch, the Groom federal divisional council, expressed robust assistance for his decision with 102 voting in support and…


Russian royal buried in Darwin in plot owned by NT’s richest family members

By Elliana Lawford Posted December 08, 2015 21:42:34 Photo: Russian royal Leonid Gurevich Kulikovsky has been buried in Darwin. (ABC News: Elliana Lawford) Associated Story: Russian royal farewelled in Darwin after dying alone in Katherine Map: Darwin 0800 A Russian royal who died alone in the Top Finish town of Katherine has been buried alongside…


CFMEU members protest outdoors Melbourne court ahead of look by senior officials

Posted December 08, 2015 09:10:18 A huge contingent of police has gathered outside the Melbourne Magistrates Court ahead of an look by union heavyweights John Setka and Shaun Reardon. Police have been out in force which includes on horseback, outside the court as dozens of CFMEU members gathered to show their support for the state…


Anti-Islamic State fighter Ashley Dyball’s family members prepare for his return

By Lexy Hamilton-Smith and Emma Blackwood Updated December 06, 2015 20:23:36 The family of Australian anti-Islamic State fighter Ashley Dyball are flying to Melbourne to welcome him home this evening, where he will face the threat of prosecution for his activities in the Middle East. His father, Scott Dyball — who felt hopeful that his…


Porter reaches out to Senate crossbench on family members tax modifications

Updated December 01, 2015 01:01:16 The Federal Government says it is willing to additional compromise with the Senate crossbench in order to pass the remainder of its planned alterations to family members tax advantages. The Senate final night passed a bill to scrap Loved ones Tax Benefit (FTB) Portion B for couples, once their youngest…