Tuesday, 21 September 2021

Tag Archives: Liberal party

Canada’s Trudeau wins 2nd term but loses majority

TORONTO: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won a second term in Canada’s national elections, losing the majority but saying Tuesday he was given a clear mandate despite an increasingly divided Parliament and nation. Trudeau’s Liberal Party took the most seats in Parliament. However Trudeau fell short of a majority, so the ...

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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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