Key policies for Morrison government As the 46th parliament opens, Governor-General David Hurley has spelled out the government's agenda for the next three years. SBS - Published 2 weeks ago
'Australia is not a finished product': General David Hurley sworn in as 27th Governor-General General Hurley said "it is important that we are reminded of Australia's goodness". Brisbane Times - Published 3 weeks ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Huawei CFO to Challenge Extradition In Hearing Set For Jan 2020
According to Reuters, lawyers for Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou will bring a motion to challenge her extradition to the United States in January 2020. The Canadian Broadcasting..
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Australians get ready for polls a 'fair go' election on May 18
Australians will go to the polls in a general election on May 18 after Prime Minister Scott Morrison fired the starting gun on Thursday on a campaign set to be fought over equality - and, amid a signs..
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Applause for Ardern speech after NZ gun law vote
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern spoke to the House of Representatives on Wednesday and said she "could not fathom how weapons that could cause such destruction and large-scale death could..
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Priorities for Governor-General Hurley Governor-General David Hurley has set out his priorities as he takes over from Sir Peter Cosgrove in the vice-regal role. SBS - Published 3 weeks ago
David Hurley sworn in as Australia's governor-general Australia's new governor-general says his focus will be on highlighting the "richness of spirit" in the Australians and groups supporting veterans, asylum seekers and Indigenous Australians. SBS - Published 3 weeks ago Governor-general David Hurley to be officially sworn in David Hurley will be sworn in as governor-general at a ceremony in Canberra on Monday, bringing Sir Peter Cosgrove's time in the role to an end. SBS - Published 3 weeks ago
Veterans group gets Cosgrove donation A charity that supports veterans is receiving a donation from the federal government in tribute to outgoing Governor-General Peter Cosgrove's service. SBS - Published 3 weeks ago
'That is wrong in law': Turnbull tried to bring in Governor-General in last-ditch act A day before he was deposed, Malcolm Turnbull had a heated meeting with his Attorney-General, Christian Porter, over a daring plan to save his prime ministership. Brisbane Times - Published 3 weeks ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Governor-General to face formal request to cancel Adrian Cheok's Queen's Birthday honour A challenge is being launched next week over the award of a Queen’s Birthday honour to an academic and former far-right political candidate. SBS - Published on June 20, 2019 Cosgrove's image finds home at parliament Outgoing Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove has made his last official visit to Parliament House to unveil a portrait. SBS - Published on June 20, 2019
Dame Quentin Bryce celebrates Margaret Olley's 'art of the everyday' The former Governor General shares her personal memories of the beloved artist, whose gorgeous work inspired the 'most tender emotions'. Brisbane Times - Published on June 14, 2019 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
PNG PM O'Neill tenders formal resignation Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill has formally tendered his resignation to the country's Governor-General. SBS - Published on May 29, 2019
'Hungry, committed and united': Morrison Government gets sworn in Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove is swearing in Scott Morrison's new ministry in Canberra on Wednesday. SBS - Published on May 29, 2019
Scott Morrison sworn in as prime minister Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove is swearing in Scott Morrison's new ministry in Canberra on Wednesday. SBS - Published on May 29, 2019 Governor-General to veterans: 'You matter' Sir Peter Cosgrove has given his final Anzac Day address as Governor-General, telling veterans and those who died at war what they did matters. SBS - Published on April 25, 2019
Governor-General to make Anzac address Thousands have gathered in Canberra's autumn sun at the Australian War Memorial to pay tribute to servicemen and women at a national ceremony. SBS - Published on April 25, 2019 Palace 'considered making Prince Harry Australia's governor-general' Amid rumours of a rift between Harry and William, royal officials have reportedly pondered plans to send the Sussexes overseas. Brisbane Times - Published on April 21, 2019 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
S&P/ASX 200 down 0.5% at lunch, BOQ result disappoints S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) has been under pressure since the open today, down 0.5% or 31 points lower to 6,193 early afternoon. Both the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) and the Nasdaq Composite.. Proactive Investors - Published on April 11, 2019 Scott Morrison to set date for election this morning after early Governor-General visit Prime Minister Scott Morrison is expected to pull the trigger on a May 18 federal election. SBS - Published on April 10, 2019
Morrison set to call May federal election Prime Minister Scott Morrison will soon call the federal election for mid-May, after meeting with the Governor-General in Canberra early on Thursday morning. SBS - Published on April 10, 2019 PM on way to visit GG to trigger election Prime Minister Scott Morrison is on his way to Government House to ask the Governor-General to dissolve parliament, paving the way for a likely May 18 election. SBS - Published on April 10, 2019