Thursday, 21 October 2021

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Australian PM egged on campaign trail

SYDNEY: Australia’s election became a little more raucous on Tuesday when a protestor tried – but failed – to crack an egg on Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s head. The attacker’s egg, thrown from close range, appeared to bounce off the politician at a Country Women’s Association event in New South ...

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Scott Morrison selected Australia’s new prime minister

SYDNEY: Treasurer Scott Morrison was picked as Australia’s new prime minister after a Liberal party coup in a stunning upset against key challenger Peter Dutton. Morrison, an ally of deposed leader Malcolm Turnbull, won a party-room ballot 45-40. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, another Turnbull backer, was also in the running ...

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