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Fire tragedy: Time for Aussies to look inland

 

 

A re-think of what's a comfort zone in Oz needs to get under way after the horrendous fires, while solar electricity generating in The Centre is offering global opportunities. Meanwhile, will the armed forces get an honourable discharge for their efforts to evacuate victims? ERWIN CHLANDA comments.

What will business say to Gunner about the economy?

 

 

The Chamber of Commerce is formulating its position vis-a-vis a government that hav dumped the NT into record indebtedness. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. PHOTO: Chamber CEO Greg Bicknell.

Aboriginal royalties: A golden deal?

 

The annual multi million dollar mining royalty payments will be boosted by about 35% when the Granites gold mine expands production from 2023. But what do the people on the ground get out of it, asks Jane Blunden (at right). Report by ERWIN CHLANDA.

Unfinished business

 

 

A Top End focussed Opposition Leader. Two-wheelers could put a stop to plans for a ghastly multi-level carpark in the CBD. Wait, there is more. ERWIN CHLANDA comments.

2020 NT election: A hung Parliament is possible.

 

 

Alice Springs seats are critical, comments MARK J SMITH (pictured). Central Australia delivered enormous swings in 2016, including the largest in the Territory.

'Safe nuclear power known since 2009'

 

 

 

Uranium-rich Central Australia and the rest of Australia could have started to benefit from safe recycling used nuclear fuel to both dispose of "waste" and supply steam energy to turbines currently fired by coal, writes Jim Stewart, of Queensland.

Hermannsburg Mission: questions of survival

 

 

"This massive work is bound to be labelled contentious, but there is no doubting its quality and value," writes TED EGAN AO of John Strehlow's  The Tale of Frieda Keysser, Volume II.

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