National News Headlines

National News Headlines : Friday 21st April

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· Social Services Minister Christian Porter says the upcoming budget will target housing affordability.

· The Prime Minister says he is not ‘at war’ with Tony Abbott.

· Women with epilepsy are being urged to consult their doctor before having children ... after medication was linked to birth defects.

· The ACCC says the looming gas crisis will force some businesses to close their doors.

· Police are preparing to deploy to remote Western Australia after a new tip-off about the death of British backpacker Peter Falconio.

· Australian’s immigration intake is set to drop by 15% after the axing of the 457 Visa.

Sport

· Port Adelaide and Carlton meet in the AFL tonight

· In the NRL the Raiders play Manly and Rabittohs verse Broncos tonight.