Prime ministers

Commentary

24 Aug 2018

Scott Morrison has proved himself adept at manipulating party-room sentiment, but his efforts so far at wooing the electorate have not been spectacularly successful, writes Peter Brent.

Commentary

19 Sep 2017

What lies ahead for Malcolm Turnbull? His boosters still wait expectantly for the green shoots of political recovery.

Commentary

Article

15 Sep 2015

Malcolm Turnbull may well be the circuit breaker that Australia has been searching for. But he will need the big C conservatives in his party to swallow their pride.

Commentary

Article

14 Sep 2015

The surprising news out of Australia this morning was that Tony Abbott, the serving prime minister, had been ousted.

He lost his role as leader of the ruling Liberal (in American terms, “conservative”) party and thus as head of the government. He has been...

Report

26 Mar 2015

Modi’s forthcoming visit to China has the potential to set the tone of Sino-Indian relations for years to come, according to this report.

Summary

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Beijing by the end of May this year. At...

Report

15 Jun 2007

On 27 June 2007 Tony Blair, British Prime Minister since 1997, resigned office in favour of the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Gordon Brown. Blair's had been a remarkable term of office.

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