Sep 25, 2018 01:33 PM IST
The Liberal National Coalition led by Prime Minster Scott Morrison has to face the nation by May next year and trails badly after dumping former leader Malcolm Turnbull in a bout of internecine party warfare a month ago.
- Aug 24, 2018 03:17 PM IST
Morrison, 50, who has been serving as the country's treasurer, defeated former home affairs minister Peter Dutton by 45 votes to 40 at the closed- door leadership vote.
- Aug 24, 2018 01:24 PM IST
Turnbull yielded to Australia's blood in the streets political system on Friday after a majority of his colleagues called for a so-called spill.
- Aug 21, 2018 12:15 PM IST
Turnbull defeated Dutton in the vote for the leadership of the Liberal Party, the senior party in the centre-right government coalition, by 48 votes to 35.
- Mar 07, 2018 02:11 PM IST
Adani's Carmichael mine and rail project in the untapped Galilee Basin has been held up by lack of financing and a barrage of legal challenges by green groups concerned about climate change.
- Feb 02, 2018 08:43 AM IST
"The president and prime minister will discuss a range of shared bilateral, regional, and global priorities, including fighting terrorism, promoting economic growth, and expanding security and defense cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region," the statement said.
- Nov 15, 2017 09:30 AM IST
The Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday 61.6 percent of voters cast their ballots in support of same-sex marriage. A total of 38.4 percent were opposed.
- Nov 14, 2017 09:37 AM IST
In the meeting with Turnbull, Modi is also understood to have discussed convergence of strategic interest of both the countries in the Indo-Pacific in the backdrop of China's aggressive military posturing in the region.
- Aug 04, 2017 09:47 AM IST
The January phone call between Trump and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was widely reported upon at the time. But the transcripts published today by The Washington Post offered new details into the conversation. According to the transcript, Trump told Turnbull the agreement was "stupid," "disgusting" and "horrible."
- Jun 20, 2017 01:45 PM IST
Australia is about to overtake Qatar as the world's largest exporter of liquefied natural gas. But most Australians face escalating power bills because state governments have restricted further gas exploration and no new coal-fired power stations are being built to replace aging generators that will soon be decommissioned.
- May 08, 2017 08:53 AM IST
"Congratulations, @EmmanuelMacron. Your victory is a victory for a strong and united Europe and for French-German friendship," said Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman.
- May 05, 2017 11:43 AM IST
US President Donald Trump met Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for a patch-up meeting and said all issues had been "worked out" after a January telephone spat between the leaders had soured ties.
- May 02, 2017 07:46 PM IST
About three weeks ago, Turnbull had announced his decision to abolish the 457 visa, which allows businesses to hire foreign workers for up to four years in skilled jobs.
- Apr 20, 2017 07:47 AM IST
Under the new reforms, the applicants must be permanent residents for at least four years -- - three years longer than at present -- and must be committed to embrace "Australian values".
- Apr 18, 2017 10:36 AM IST
Earlier this month, the FTA issue emerged during the first official visit of Turnbull to India where he met his counterpart Narendra Modi.
- Apr 18, 2017 01:15 AM IST
The programme known as 457 visa allows business to employ foreign workers for a period up to four years in skilled jobs where there is a shortage of Australian workers.
- Apr 12, 2017 09:40 AM IST
Turnbull made the request while visiting the TCS' sprawling campus here in the last leg of his tour to India.
- Apr 12, 2017 07:45 AM IST
"Prime Minister Modi has an ambitious reform agenda. He has made taxes more efficient and deregulated the economy," Turnbull said at a dinner meeting with industry leaders here.
- Apr 11, 2017 03:43 PM IST
Tomorrow, Turnbull is scheduled to meet Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao, before flying back to Australia, a state government official said.
- Apr 11, 2017 11:30 AM IST
"The Australian PM will land at Mumbai airport at 3.30 pm and will proceed to the TCS office in suburban Andheri.
- Apr 11, 2017 07:53 AM IST
Here are top cues from domestic as well as international markets which could have a bearing on the Dalal Street on Tuesday.
- Apr 10, 2017 08:07 PM IST
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today said his country is ready to start export of uranium to India as soon as possible, two-and-a-half years after the two countries signed a civil nuclear cooperation deal.
- Apr 10, 2017 06:15 PM IST
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who is on a trip to India, will be visiting the city tomorrow.
- Apr 10, 2017 04:01 PM IST
Instead, Turnbull said he was prioritising an Asia-Pacific forum that includes China, amid concerns over access to India's market of 1.3 billion people for farm exports from Australia and opportunities for skilled Indian workers there.
- Apr 10, 2017 01:59 PM IST
India and Australia today inked six pacts including one aimed at boosting counter-terrorism cooperation after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull here.