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Six share in PM's $600,000 literary prize

Author Gail Jones has sent a plea for greater arts funding as she took out the top fiction prize in the Prime Minister's Literary Awards for her novel, The Death of Noah Glass.

Dutton rejects ALP's plane arrivals claims

Peter Dutton has pounced on new figures around asylum seekers arriving by plane, arguing they expose Labor claims of a crisis at Australia's airports as a sham.