Monday, August 10, 2020

The freedom of the press still furnishes that check upon government which no constitution has ever been able to provide – Chicago Tribune.

COVID transparency takes another beating

2
By ERWIN CHLANDA with KIERAN FINNANE Ahead of the NT borders reopening the Central Australian Health Service announced the opening of a drive-through Covid-19 testing clinic, located at 17 Wilkinson Street, in the Alice Springs...

ADVERTISING

CLP to put ALP last

0
By ERWIN CHLANDA As parties and independent candidates are compiling their how to vote cards a spokeswoman for the Country Liberal Party has said it will always put Labor last. Candidates, party officials and media looked...

ADVERTISING

Residents protest 10 storey mobile phone tower

10
Two Ilparpa residents at Lot 7753, Greatorex Road, are protesting a proposed 31.4 meter Telstra mobile phone tower being planned right at their boundary fence of the adjoining Lot 7754. The residents, who do not...

ADVERTISING

Diversity at the top in council … for next seven weeks

0
By KIERAN FINNANE For the next seven weeks the Town Council will be headed by by Jamie de Brenni as Mayor and Jimmy Cocking as Deputy Mayor. Cr de Brenni was a shoo-in as acting...

The way they would like you to vote

1
The tables on the right show the the how-to-vote suggestions by the parties and some independents – see headings on top. The column on the left shows the candidates in the order they will appear...

COVID staff fail to apply hunger strikers health protocols used in prisons

1
By ERWIN CHLANDA NT government COVID personnel are in breach of standard Correctional Services protocols for dealing with people going on a hunger strike which kick in 24 hours after a prisoner has stopped eating. Businessman...

The Dart

0
It always hits its target.

A touch of light: deep water, dry river

3
By MIKE GILLAM All images © Mike Gillam I arrived in the predawn, a crescent moon and Venus standing brightly to the north, above and beyond the ramparts of the gorge. I made out the silhouettes...

Gunner blames pandemic for fiscal fiasco: Commentator

6
Michael Gunner (inset) is said to be washing his hands of the NT's record deficit. Image: Government publicity of pandemic precautions. By ERWIN CHLANDA “Gunner plays Territorians for mugs” is how political commentator Dr Don Fuller...

Clear and present danger: the global nuclear threat

1
By KIERAN FINNANE “The 75th anniversary of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki comes even as the risk of use of nuclear weapons has risen to levels not seen since the end of the Cold...

LETTERS: Voice in Parliament, the cost of beer, fibre or rail?

0
Sir – I wrote the following letter to the secretary of the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters. Dear Secretary, I wish to make a submission to your inquiry on the Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Ensuring Fair...

Only way Feds would bail out the NT is by taking it over

7
By ERWIN CHLANDA A common view is that Canberra will bail out the Territory from the Gunner Government’s record debt which is tipped to grow to $8 billion by the end of the year. But CDU...

EDITORIAL

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

Most Popular

COVID transparency takes another beating

By ERWIN CHLANDA with KIERAN FINNANE Ahead of the NT borders reopening the Central Australian Health Service announced the opening of a drive-through Covid-19 testing...

The way they would like you to vote

The tables on the right show the the how-to-vote suggestions by the parties and some independents – see headings on top. The column on the...

Clear and present danger: the global nuclear threat

By KIERAN FINNANE “The 75th anniversary of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki comes even as the risk of use of nuclear weapons has risen...

Diversity at the top in council … for next seven weeks

By KIERAN FINNANE For the next seven weeks the Town Council will be headed by by Jamie de Brenni as Mayor and Jimmy Cocking as...

AUDIENCE STATISTICS