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  1. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Tony Abbott sweeps into power in landslide win in Australian election

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the Australian Electoral Commission said Abbott's Liberal/National coalition was heading for a landslide win, leading in 90 seats in the 150-seat House of Representatives, to Labor's 55. ...

  2. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian PM Tony Abbott plays down slump in polls after budget

    Posted May 19th 2014, 10:00pm by AP

    ... came to power in a landslide victory in September, was now trailing the opposition 45 per cent to 55 per cent on the question of who respondents would vote for at the next election. Nielsen put ...

  3. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Sea floor near Great Barrier Reef could collapse, triggering tsunami

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the remains of an ancient underwater landslide, which is perched on the continental shelf and weighs billions of tonnes. "Undersea landslides are a well understood geological process but we ...

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    Slab of Barrier Reef sea floor breaking off, scientists warn

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 10:25am by AFP

    ... and have discovered dozens of sub-marine canyons. On a recent trip, they came across the one cubic kilometre slab of sea floor, the remains of an ancient underwater landslide, which is perched on the continental shelf. “Undersea landslides are a well understood geological process but we didn’t know there were any on the Barrier Reef,” geologist Robin Beaman told reporters. “We found this one large ...

  5. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Protesters heckle Australian leaders

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 03:58pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... is tipped for a landslide victory, appeared unconcerned and noted he would rather be out surfing. “You will be pleased to know I am in a suit not in budgie smugglers,” he told Channel Nine, ...

  6. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Australian election: Abbott on course for big win but Rudd refuses to give up

    Posted Sep 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Labor Senator Penny Wong. However the latest opinion polls show the staunch Catholic and social conservative on track for a landslide victory. ...

  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Rudd wants to be Australian leader again

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 01:39pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... accused Rudd of not only undermining Gillard but also former Labor leaders Simon Crean and Kim Beazley. Rudd won the 2007 general election in a landslide but he was dumped within his first term ...

  8. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Speculation mounts over PM battle

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... against Gillard in February 2012 fell well short, may avert a landslide win by the Tony Abbott-led Liberal-National opposition. "It's near impossible to hold a leadership challenge ...

  9. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia’s ex-PM Rudd pours cold water on challenge

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:59pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... the government’s mining tax. Rudd came to power in a 2007 election landslide that ended more than a decade of conservative rule but a series of policy mis-steps saw him lose the confidence of party chiefs ...

  10. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian PM wavers on asylum during Indonesia trip

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 04:06pm by Agence France-Presse in Jakarta

    ... and the policies that are necessary to stop the boats.” We are 100 per cent committed to stopping the boats Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott Abbott won a landslide election in September with his ...




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