Too early to call G20 a success: Newman

HANNAH SBEGHEN Queensland's Premier Campbell Newman says it's too early to call the G20 Leaders' Summit a success but the teamwork already displayed between Queensland Police and the Australian Federal Police is setting the benchmark of … [Read more...]

Russia knows who MH17 culprits are: Newman

DANIEL BACKHAUS AND JANELSA OUMA Queensland Premier Campbell Newman says he is confident Russian and Ukranian security services know the people who shot down Flight MH17 that killed everyone on-board including 38 Australians, seven of which … [Read more...]

Newman wants more international students

TOM MANN More international students could be coming to Queensland after Premier Campbell Newman confirmed he will be holding talks with Indian and Saudi Arabian leaders at the G20 summit. “We want their students starting here and we are … [Read more...]

Health cuts bite tertiary care services  

DANIEL BACKHAUS The official hospital for the G20 has been the scene of protests over cutbacks to radiology, nursing and other outpatient services. Speaking at a rally outside the Royal Brisbane Women’s Hospital on Monday, Shadow Minister for … [Read more...]

Far reaching consequences to new ‘anti-bikie’ legislation

The basic principles of civil liberty are under threat by the Queensland Government’s new ‘anti-bikie’ legislation, according to the Queensland Council for Civil Liberties (QCCL). Legislation passed in parliament this week is not specific to … [Read more...]

Keelty Review to see major changes to Queensland’s emergency services

PHILLIP HARSANT The “Red Room”, Queensland’s Legislative Council Chamber was the venue chosen for Premier Campbell Newman’s release of the state's review into emergency services completed by former Federal Police Commissioner Mick Keelty. Red … [Read more...]