Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s rivals face a narrowing window to challenge her leadership before Parliament rises for a seven-week break, as the Labor party struggles to boost support ahead of a September election.
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, beset by political scandals and near-record low polls, will seek to win back disgruntled voters by delivering a federal budget tomorrow that ends four years of deficits.
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard will face her biggest election fight in mining states to win Saturday’s too-close-to-call ballot. These communities oppose her planned tax on coal and iron ore companies.
“Argo,” the story of a stealth mission to rescue a group of U.S. hostages from Iran in 1980, was voted best film at the British Academy Film Awards, or Baftas, last night. Its director Ben Affleck also won.
The Australian opposition’s victory in New South Wales state elections for the first time in 16 years may signal a growing backlash over Prime Minister Julia Gillard ’s taxes on carbon emissions and mining profits.
Prime Minister Julia Gillard will present changes in Australia’s migration law to parliament after the High Court rejected her refugee policy in a blow to a government facing record-low approval ratings.
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard faces a fight over her plans to tax carbon emissions and mining profits after her Labor party was defeated in elections in New South Wales, the country’s most populous state.