The Australian senate last night rejected a bill that would require unemployed people under 25 to wait a specified period of time before receiving dole payments. How long was the proposed wait?
This morning on ABC Radio the social services minister said the bill would be presented again to the senate for a vote. He said: "We do not believe that we should be sending a message to young people that it should be okay to go from the school gate to the Centrelink front door."
The Minister for Social Services is:
Which country has sheltered the most refugees from Syria?
The United States
Which European leader has this week been hailed as "an angel of mercy" for their response to the Syrian refugee crisis?
Country #1 is Turkey, and #14 is Iran. Which number indicates Syria?
New iPads and iPhones unveiled yesterday in the US will ship with which new operating system?
Which legendary rock star wants his daughters to snort his ashes after he dies and is cremated?
Which super successful national Australian team has called off its US tour because of a pay dispute?
The Southern Stars
Which sport does the team in Q8 play?
Why are NRL players threatening to boycott the 2015 Dally M. Awards?
They're tired of the way their partners' appearances on the red carpet are bitchily critiqued by newspapers and fashion mags
They are demanding a better dinner menu
They want a bigger share of the game's revenue
They don't think that last year's co-winners, Jarryd Hayne and Johnathan Thurston, deserved the award