Australia election

Australian PM heads to church, football after 'miracle' election win

Scott Morrison`s Liberal-led conservative coalition has won or is leading in 76 seats, the number needed to form a majority government, according to the Australian Electoral Commission. 

May 19, 2019, 14:35 PM IST

Early polls show tight race in Australian election

Early counting in Australia`s national election on Saturday showed a swing to the opposition Labor Party, adding to fears a close vote will deny current Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull the outright majority he needs to enact major economic reforms.

Jul 02, 2016, 16:01 PM IST

Too close to call as polls open in Australian elections

Australians began voting in national elections Saturday with conservative leader Malcolm Turnbull the slight favourite ahead of Labor`s Bill Shorten, although opinion polls point to it being a close race.

Jul 02, 2016, 03:56 AM IST

Australia PM likely to call July 2 election

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Tuesday said he intends to call national elections after the budget is delivered next month, with July 2 his expected date.

Apr 19, 2016, 10:43 AM IST

Australian PM Kevin Rudd calls national election for September 7

Rudd, who was dumped by his centre-left party in June 2010, has generated a spike in public support since he returned but conservative opposition leader Tony Abbott is still favourite to win power.

Aug 04, 2013, 11:43 AM IST

Sex Party pole dancing champ spices up Oz elections

A stripper is all set to contest the Australian elections with her talent and charms.

Aug 07, 2010, 14:32 PM IST