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From TheJournal.ie Tony Abbott channels Enda and declares: 'Australia is open for business' Inner Enda

Tony Abbott channels Enda and declares: 'Australia is open for business'

“Ireland is open for business,” the Taoiseach has declared on many, many occasions.

From TheJournal.ie Australian PM Kevin Rudd concedes election to this man Australia

Australian PM Kevin Rudd concedes election to this man

The Conservative challenger Tony Abbott has ousted Labor prime minister Kevin Rudd as millions of Australians voted overnight.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Australian politics is at a crossroads – a fact belied by a lacklustre election campaign Opinion

Column: Australian politics is at a crossroads – a fact belied by a lacklustre election campaign

Thousands of young Irish men and women in Australia on working visas are becoming caught up in an ugly xenophobic campaign about keeping jobs for locals, writes NSW Senator Ursula Stephens.

From TheJournal.ie Favourite in Australian election wants to buy Indonesian "smuggler boats" Immigration

Favourite in Australian election wants to buy Indonesian "smuggler boats"

Tony Abbott wants Australia to pay “wardens” in Indonesian villages as well as bounty payments to curb immigration into Australia.

From TheJournal.ie 'No place' for sexism in Australia, says Rudd Australia

'No place' for sexism in Australia, says Rudd

The country’s prime minister made the comment after his election rival touted a candidate’s sex appeal.

From TheJournal.ie Australia to go to polls on 7 September Vote

Australia to go to polls on 7 September

Prime Minister Kevin Rudd hopes to complete a political comeback with victory for his Labor Party.

From TheJournal.ie Australian Prime Minister: We are closed to boatpeople from today Refugees

Australian Prime Minister: We are closed to boatpeople from today

“Australians have had enough of seeing people drowning in the waters to our north,” said Australia Prime Minister Kevin Rudd.

From TheJournal.ie Australian PM vows to hold referendum to recognise Aboriginals Australia

Australian PM vows to hold referendum to recognise Aboriginals

Kevin Rudd said he wants the matter put to the Australian people within two years of the election of the next parliament.

Here's what the new Australian PM could learn from the Irish in Oz Home And Away This post contains videos

Here's what the new Australian PM could learn from the Irish in Oz

Can we have an official ‘Ireland loves Alf Stewart’ day please?

From TheJournal.ie Australia's new leader says: 'Let's be kinder and gentler with each other' Kevin Rudd

Australia's new leader says: 'Let's be kinder and gentler with each other'

Kevin Rudd’s words to MPs came after he was sworn is as Australian prime minister for a second time having earlier ousted Labor colleague Julia Gillard.

From TheJournal.ie Julia Gillard ousted as Australian prime minister… by the man she replaced Australia

Julia Gillard ousted as Australian prime minister… by the man she replaced

Early elections are on the cards after dramatic events in the Australian Labor Party this morning which see Kevin Rudd return to power.

From TheJournal.ie Julia Gillard survives 'leadership spill' in Australia Labor Party

Julia Gillard survives 'leadership spill' in Australia

The PM declared Labor’s leadership woes “completely at an end”.

From TheJournal.ie Australian prime minister Julia Gillard sees off leadership challenge Australia

Australian prime minister Julia Gillard sees off leadership challenge

A leadership ballot called by her predecessor Kevin Rudd ends with an easy victory for the incumbent prime minister.

From TheJournal.ie Julia Gillard calls leadership vote in Australia Australia

Julia Gillard calls leadership vote in Australia

Prime Minister Julia Gillard said a ballot is needed in order to settle the leadership question “once and for all”.

From TheJournal.ie Former premier Kevin Rudd quits Australian cabinet amid growing rift Australia

Former premier Kevin Rudd quits Australian cabinet amid growing rift

Members of the Australian Labor party may vote on Julia Gillard’s leadership on Monday after former premier Kevin Rudd quit.

From TheJournal.ie Former Aussie PM denies rumours of leadership challenge against Gillard Australia

Former Aussie PM denies rumours of leadership challenge against Gillard

Kevin Rudd, who was ousted by Julia Gillard and remains her foreign secretary, is thought to be eyeing up the leadership.

From TheJournal.ie Australia adds third gender to passports Third Gender

Australia adds third gender to passports

Australian passports will now offer a third option to transgender people.