Citizenship bill set to pass Senate

THE Turnbull government's move to strip dual nationals of their Australian citizenship if convicted of terrorism offences is set to pass the Senate on Tuesday night with the support of the Labor party.

Independent senator Nick Xenophon and Greens leader Richard Di Natale said the bill would allow terrorists to roam free outside of Australia rather than be held in custody.

Other crossbenchers voiced concerns this week that the government did not give them enough time to consider the bill.

Attorney-General George Brandis said the new laws were needed to "keep us safe".


Community rallies around noble cause

Community rallies around noble cause

Monto rallies around Phyllis Williams and the Flying Peanut.

Horse riding accident leaves woman seriously injured

Horse riding accident leaves woman seriously injured

Woman airlifted after she was injured in a horse riding accident.

PHOTOS: Mulgildie Campdraft

PHOTOS: Mulgildie Campdraft

After a one-year hiatus, the Mulgildie Campdraft is back in 2018.

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