PM poised to announce new cabinet line-up Prime Minister Scott Morrison could announce his new cabinet line-up on Sunday, a week after his surprise election win, but it's unlikely to see major changes. SBS - Published 12 hours ago
Liberals' low-key LGBTI promises could prove challenging for Morrison Prime Minister Scott Morrison will come under pressure to keep a suite of promises the Liberal Party quietly made to the gay lobby before last week’s election, some of which could prove contentious.. The Age - Published 15 hours ago
Australia election: Scott Morrision reacts to shock win
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has vowed to get straight back to work after a shock general election victory, which delivered the country three more years of conservative government.
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Australian PM Morrison Celebrates Unexpected Election Victory
According to Reuters, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said his government had delivered a miracle result in Saturday’s election where it unexpectedly looks set to retain office, saying the..
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Anti-coal protester runs at Australian PM outside voting center
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison voted in the country's general election on Saturday, and said he wanted to back the aspirations of Australians. When leaving the voting center, an anti-coal..
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Australians go to the polls
Australians were voting in the federal election on Saturday. Opposition candidate Bill Shorten was tipped to unseat incumbent prime minister Scott Morrison. The leaders continued frenetic 11th-hour..
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Former Australian leader dies on eve of general election
Australian politicians scrambled to shore up undecided voters on Friday, the last day of an election campaign that's ended in mourning for one of the country's political giants, Bob Hawke. Ed Giles..
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Royal Baby: Australian PM congratulates Harry and Meghan
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison welcomed the birth of Prince Harry and Meghan's son. Mr Morrison recalled his family's excitement to meet the British royals during their visit to Australia..
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Australian PM says arrest by Turkish authorities was routine
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called the arrest of a person with suspected terrorist links in Turkey, in the leadup to ANZAC commemorations at Gallipoli in Turkey, 'routine'. Rough cut..
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Australia sets May 18 election date
Australians go to the polls in a general election on May 18, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says, firing the starting gun on a campaign expected to be fought over taxation, climate change and..
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Australian PM does Borat impression
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison does a Borat impression in parliament while attacking the opposition's proposed carbon tax.
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Facebook may curb some live video after NZ attack
Facebook says it is considering restrictions on users' ability to broadcast live video. It's not clear if it would have stopped the stream of New Zealand's Christchurch massacre. Matthew Larotonda..
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Australia toughens fight against violent content on social media
Australia introduces a law which makes it a criminal offence for social media companies if they don't remove violent content quickly from their platforms, in the wake of the Christchurch shootings...
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Here's hoping PM's 'all Australians' include the visually impaired Scott Morrison got his miracle on Saturday night, now he has the opportunity to “pay it forward” and ensure we have the same access to television as people who are deaf or hearing impaired in this.. The Age - Published 15 hours ago
Scott Morrison set to announce new-look ministry The prime minister is putting the final touches to his new-look frontbench, but won't be making radical changes to the ministry team. SBS - Published 19 hours ago AFL legend to Scott Morrison: Unite us, PM Essendon hero and campaigner for indigenous rights Michael Long has called on the Prime Minister to captain an Australian team to end Aboriginal disadvantage. SBS - Published 19 hours ago
Scott Morrison honours famous aunt Scott Morrison has visited the Cloncurry grave of Dame Mary Gilmore, the prime minister's great great aunt. SBS - Published 2 days ago
'Get on with it': Morrison, Adani welcome deadline to resolve approvals Prime Minister Scott Morrison has joined Adani in welcoming the Queensland government's self-imposed three-week deadline to resolve two outstanding environmental approvals. SBS - Published 2 days ago
PM wants Qld to 'get on with it' on Adani Scott Morrison wants the Queensland government to "get on" with the Adani coal mine, saying compliance measures should be followed like any other project. SBS - Published 2 days ago Emotional Morrison visits Queensland farm Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit a cattle stud and rodeo during a visit to outback Queensland on Friday - his first trip after being re-elected. SBS - Published 2 days ago
Morrison visits recovering north QLD farms Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit a cattle stud and rodeo during a visit to outback Queensland on Friday. SBS - Published 3 days ago
Three close seats as vote count continues The returned Morrison government could win 78 seats in the lower house, but the contest remains close in three electorates as counting continues. SBS - Published 3 days ago
PM to bust public service 'congestion' Scott Morrison wants federal public servants to pick up their pace, particularly when potential investors are waiting on their decisions. SBS - Published 3 days ago
PM Morrison meets with government chiefs Department heads have met with Scott Morrison and Michael McCormack as the coalition government gets back to work. SBS - Published 3 days ago Five aspects of Pentecostalism that shed light on Scott Morrison's politics The Prime Minister's Pentecostal Christian faith is at the centre of his understanding of political life. So what could this mean for his policy decisions? SBS - Published 3 days ago
Morrison set to head to north Queensland Prime Minister Scott Morrison will travel to north Queensland for his first official trip after being re-elected on Saturday. SBS - Published 3 days ago Scott Morrison's focus needs to include foreign policy For Scott Morrison and Marise Payne, the coming weeks represent a great opportunity to engage with our neighbours and allies and reassert our priorities. The Age - Published 4 days ago
Re-elected Morrison government facing ‘biggest test’ on China-Australia relationship Newly re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison is being urged to make a visit to Beijing a priority. SBS - Published 4 days ago Scott Morrison reaches 76 seats to form a majority government Just two seats remain a close contest between the coalition and Labor, as the Australian Electoral Commission continues counting votes. SBS - Published 4 days ago
All eyes still on economy as PM meets new team Scott Morrison has plenty of economic issues to consider as the dust settles on his election victory, with the central bank bracing for a rate cut. SBS - Published 4 days ago PM to shape his own cabinet after win Economic matters will be front of mind for Prime Minister Scott Morrison as he regroups with Treasurer Josh Frydenberg. SBS - Published 5 days ago
Coalition victory in Melbourne seat of Chisholm hands Morrison majority government Scott Morrison now has a clear majority government, after the Liberals retained the Melbourne seat of Chisholm. The Age - Published 5 days ago Why you might have to wait a bit longer to get the government's tax rebate Prime Minister Scott Morrison says it's "unlikely" the government will be able to get its income tax package through Parliament before June 30. SBS - Published 5 days ago
Australia's re-elected government may miss tax break deadline Australia's re-elected conservative government might not meet a June deadline for tax breaks that policy makers had been counting on to give the slowing economy a much-needed boost, after Prime.. Reuters - Published 5 days ago What does the surprise re-elected Coalition government have in store for you? How does Prime Minister Scott Morrison plan to fulfill his vague declaration to “keep the promise of Australia”? SBS - Published 5 days ago
PM, treasurer meet on economy ahead of RBA Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg will meeting in Sydney to discuss the state of the economy and the government's planned tax cuts. SBS - Published 5 days ago Counting continues amid close contests Prime Minister Scott Morrison appears likely to form a majority government, as officials count votes in three particularly close contests where the Libs lead. SBS - Published 6 days ago
PM gets back to business on economy Economic matters will be front of mind for Prime Minister Scott Morrison as he regroups with Treasurer Josh Frydenberg. SBS - Published 6 days ago In coal we trust: Australian voters back PM Morrison's faith in fossil fuel Australia's re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison once brandished a lump of coal in parliament, crying, "This is coal - don't be afraid!" His surprise win in what some dubbed the 'climate election'.. Reuters - Published 6 days ago
Morrison faces roadblock on refugee bill It appears unlikely Scott Morrison will be able to repeal refugee medical evacuation laws, despite his re-election as prime minister and a new-look Senate. SBS - Published 6 days ago Winning during economic slowdown, Australia's Morrison must halt rot Surprisingly retained by Australians in a national election over the weekend, Prime Minister Scott Morrison's center-right government now needs to find a fast way out of a worrying slowdown in an.. Reuters - Published 6 days ago
Derryn Hinch out as conservatives increase numbers in the Senate The new-look Senate might make negotiations a little easier for Prime Minister Scott Morrison's Liberal-National government. SBS - Published 6 days ago Tax cuts priority for re-elected Morrison Scott Morrison has promised to keep Australia's economy in good shape and legislating tax cuts will be his first step towards that goal. SBS - Published 6 days ago
Ministry refresh on Morrison's radar Prime Minister Scott Morrison is reshuffling his ministry and cabinet after the election, seeking to fill holes left by retirements. SBS - Published 6 days ago Australia's conservative coalition secures parliamentary majority Australia's conservative coalition secured an outright parliamentary majority on Monday following a shock election victory, allowing Prime Minister Scott Morrison to progress his legislative agenda.. Reuters - Published 6 days ago
Liberal victory in Wentworth helps Scott Morrison secure majority government The Coalition government is set to secure a two-seat majority as the result becomes clear in several tight races across the country. SBS - Published 6 days ago What's in Scott Morrison's in-tray? There are a number of policies and programs to be prioritised by the Morrison government following the election win on Saturday. SBS - Published 6 days ago
Morrison to prioritise planned tax cuts As counting continues in a handful of seats after the federal election, Prime Minister Scott Morrison is turning his attention to promised tax cuts. SBS - Published 6 days ago With five seats too close to call, Scott Morrison closes in on majority The coalition needs to clinch one of five seats in doubt to form majority government. SBS - Published 6 days ago
Scott Morrison looks to refresh ministry as he awaits in-doubt results Coalition supporters are celebrating a remarkable election win as Labor prepares for a leadership contest to replace Bill Shorten. SBS - Published 6 days ago PM turns attention to tax cuts, cabinet As counting continues in seven seats after the federal election, Prime Minister Scott Morrison is turning his attention to tax cuts and a new front bench. SBS - Published 6 days ago
Tax cuts, ministry on Morrison agenda As counting continues in seven seats after the federal election, Prime Minister Scott Morrison is turning his attention to tax cuts and a new front bench. SBS - Published 1 week ago Celebrations and sorrow creates headaches for both sides of politics It was the battle of the hangover for Coalition and Labor staffers on Sunday morning following Scott Morrison's shock victory the night before. The Age - Published 1 week ago Jubilant Morrison mobbed by fans at Sharks game as he thanks voters Cheering crowds have welcomed returning Prime Minister Scott Morrison to a football match in Cronulla in one of his first public appearances since the election. SBS - Published 1 week ago