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Australian PM calls for coronavirus calm in speech to nation

Australian PM calls for coronavirus calm in speech to nation

🕔07:12, 13.Mar 2020

Canberra, March 13  Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has used a landmark address to the nation to call for calm amid the novel coronavirus outbreak. Morrison on Thursday night became the first prime minister to deliver a televised national address

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Australian PM to meet Trump, visit NASA during US trip

Australian PM to meet Trump, visit NASA during US trip

🕔13:37, 16.Sep 2019

Canberra, Sep 16  Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced on Monday that will leave for an official trip to the US on Thursday where will meet President Donald Trump at the White House and also visit the NASA headquarters. Morrison

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Australian PM proposes national holiday to celebrate indigenous history

Australian PM proposes national holiday to celebrate indigenous history

🕔10:18, 25.Sep 2018

Canberra, Sep 25  Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday proposed establishing a national day to celebrate the country’s indigenous history. Morrison raised the proposal amid renewed calls for the date of Australia Day to be changed out of respect

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Australian PM in climate policy U-turn

Australian PM in climate policy U-turn

🕔12:12, 20.Aug 2018

Canberra, Aug 20  Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Monday said his government has abandoned plans to set an emissions reduction target in legislation. Turnbull said he would not proceed with the emissions target — part of his National Energy

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Australia, Sri Lanka discuss border protection, economy

Australia, Sri Lanka discuss border protection, economy

🕔10:33, 15.Feb 2017

Canberra, Feb 15  Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Wednesday discussed in a meeting with his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe the border security and economy.Turnbull on Wednesday met Wickremesinghe to celebrate 70 years of diplomatic relations between the two

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Australia PM confirms early election plan

Australia PM confirms early election plan

🕔11:04, 19.Apr 2016

Canberra, April 19 Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Tuesday confirmed of calling an early election on July 2.On Monday, Australia’s upper house, the Senate, rejected a piece of government legislation for a second time which provided Turnbull with a trigger

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Australian PM hints at greater involvement in Iraq

Australian PM hints at greater involvement in Iraq

🕔12:06, 11.Jun 2015

Canberra, June 11  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday hinted that the country is discussing its military commitment in Iraq with coalition partners. “We are talking with our friends and partners about how the air strikes might be more

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Australian PM unveils security plans

Australian PM unveils security plans

🕔15:30, 23.Feb 2015

Canberra, Feb 23 Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Monday unveiled security plans that would push for tougher citizenship, immigration laws, and restrain groups from inciting religious or racial hatred. Abbott made the announcements in a National Security statement at the

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Gunman in Sydney hostage crisis was known to police: PM

Gunman in Sydney hostage crisis was known to police: PM

🕔10:50, 16.Dec 2014

Canberra, Dec 16  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott confirmed Tuesday that the gunman at the centre of the Sydney siege, in which two hostages were shot dead, was known to the federal police and had an “infatuation with extremism”. Abbott

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Australian PM suggests G20 leaders use first names

Australian PM suggests G20 leaders use first names

🕔12:55, 15.Nov 2014

Brisbane, Nov 15  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott asked G20 leaders in Brisbane Saturday to use first names to show “personal warmth” and to “speak from the heart, not from notes” to make the summit the best it can be.

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Australian PM thanks India for splendid welcome

Australian PM thanks India for splendid welcome

🕔13:37, 5.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 5  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott who arrived here Friday met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and thanked India for a “splendid ceremonial welcome”. Friday is the second day of his India visit. Syed Akbaruddin, external affairs

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Australian PM begins India visit from Mumbai

Australian PM begins India visit from Mumbai

🕔13:10, 4.Sep 2014

Mumbai, Sep 4  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott started his India visit from Mumbai where he arrived early Thursday, heading a 30-strong business delegation. His day, full of engagements, started by paying homage to the 26/11 terror attack victims at

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Australian PM arrives in Mumbai

Australian PM arrives in Mumbai

🕔10:08, 4.Sep 2014

Mumbai, Sep 4  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott arrived here early Thursday for a day full of engagements in the country’s commercial capital. Abbott called on Maharashtra Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao at the Raj Bhavan this morning. At the Hotel

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Nuclear deal likely during Australia PM Abbott’s visit

Nuclear deal likely during Australia PM Abbott’s visit

🕔10:04, 4.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 3  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott arrives here Thursday on a two-day visit that is expected to see inking of a nuclear cooperation agreement that would enable uranium sales by Australia to India. Abbott, who is the

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Australian PM to visit India, Malaysia

Australian PM to visit India, Malaysia

🕔10:20, 29.Aug 2014

Sydney, Aug 29  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced Friday that he will travel to India and Malaysia next week. On Abbott’s first visit to India as prime minister, he said he will visit New Delhi and Mumbai to strengthen

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