Category: Malcolm Turnbull

The crossbenchers Cathy McGowan and Rebekha Sharkie say Peter Dutton needs to provide a compelling explanation about why he hasn’t misled the house about the au pair controversy, with the home affairs minister facing a no-confidence motion once parliament resumes.…

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Andy Vesey, the chief executive of AGL Energy, is stepping down. AGL told the stock exchange this morning that Vesey was no longer a member of the board. Just two weeks ago, as rumours swirled about Vesey’s tenure, he declared…

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The conservatives laying siege to Malcolm Turnbull’s leadership have an incoherent list of complaints and demands, many of which the prime minister has met as he tries to cling to his job and keep the so-called “broad church” together –…

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7.24pm EDT19:24 It’s a full spill – Julie Bishop’s position has also been called on for a vote. So that’s the whole leadership up for grabs. 7.24pm EDT19:24 Party Whip Nola Marino will announce the results of ballot in the…

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Well, that escalated quickly. The rumblings around Malcolm Turnbull’s leadership turned into a roar over the weekend, as the prime minister’s detractors – Tony Abbott chief among them – used the energy debate as a proxy for other grievances, namely…

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Australia will consider adding a “values test” for those considering permanent residency in order to protect its “extraordinarily successful” multicultural society, Malcolm Turnbull said. The prime minister confirmed what his citizenship and multicultural minister Alan Tudge told the Australia/UK Leadership…

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