Articles by Tony Abbott
‘Australia Should Pay More For Health Care As They Will Soon Live To Be 150:’ Joe Hockey
January 19 2015 6:51 PM
Treasurer Joe Hockey has said that Australian should not shy away from paying more for health care as they are soon going to live to be 150.
Australia Still ‘Hopeful’ For Bali Nine Drug Offenders, Indonesia Executes Five International Convicts
January 19 2015 2:22 PM
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has said that Australian will continue to appeal against executions.
Bali 9 Aussie Pair Could Face Same Tragic End As 6 Drug Smugglers Executed By Indonesia
January 19 2015 11:09 AM
Indonesian President Joko Widodo turned down the request of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff to commute the death sentence of Marco Archer Cardoso Moreira, a former pilot who was one of the six drug smugglers executed through a firing squad on Saturday midnight.
Suspected Malaysian Running An ISIS Terror Cell In Australia Arrested
January 17 2015 12:24 PM
The Malaysian man previously deported in Australia is now arrested by authorities in Kuala Lumpur for running a terror cell in Australia.
Indonesia Rejects Australia’s Appeal, Refuses To Reconsider Death Penalty For Bali Nine Drug Offenders
January 16 2015 1:17 AM
Indonesia has refused to pay heed to Australia's appeal to spare two Bali Nine prisoners from facing the firing squad.
Australia Officially Declares Sydney Siege As ‘Terrorist Incident’ For Insurance Claims
January 16 2015 12:42 AM
The declaration has been made so that affected businesses are able to get insurance pay-outs.
US Attacks Against ISIS 'Ineffective' in Syria; Australian Forces Working With Iraqi Group Accused of Human Rights Violations
January 15 2015 3:37 PM
U.S-led bombing campaigns against ISIS in Syria have no major impact as militants continue to gain more ground.
Sydney Siege Male Hostages Who Fled Scene Not Worthy of Bravery Awards, NSW MP Fred Nile Says
January 14 2015 3:05 PM
NSW MP Fred Nile says the male hostages who fled the scene of the Sydney Siege are not worthy to receive bravery awards.
Abbott Says Magistrate’s Decision To Bail Islamic State Sympathiser ‘Very, Very Questionable’
January 14 2015 2:33 PM
The Melbourne man is known to be a sympathiser of Middle Eastern extremist forces.
Tony Abbott Urges World Leaders, Media to Call ISIS 'Daesh'; Email 'ISIS Attacks in Sydney' a Scam
January 14 2015 1:45 PM
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is urging others to call ISIS as "Daesh", a term which the group apparently hates. Australians are told to delete a fake email containing malicious files.
Australian Media Defy Law, Publish Charlie Hebdo Cover
January 14 2015 12:22 AM
Major Australian media outlets decide to publish the cover of Charlie Hebdo magazine.
Australia Can’t Print Charlie Hebdo Due To Free Speech Restrictions
January 13 2015 10:12 AM
Australian Human Rights Commissioner Tim Wilson points to restrictions under section 18c of the Racial Discrimination Act as the reason why the country could not print the satirical French newspaper Charlie Hebdo.
Australia At Risk Of Paris-Like Terror Attacks; Liberal MP Urges Gov't To Amend Racial Discrimination Act
January 12 2015 1:22 PM
Terrorism experts believe Australia is at risk of terror attacks similar to what happened in Paris. Following the attacks, a Liberal MP has urged the government to revisit racial discrimination laws.
Australia Stands with France, French Police Kill ‘Terror Brothers’
January 12 2015 11:31 AM
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has said that Australia needs to stand by France and its people.
Wild Weather: South Australia Warned Of Heaviest Rainfall In 30 Years; Hundreds Of Animals Killed In Bushfires
January 09 2015 1:01 AM
South Australia is predicted to experience its heaviest rainfall in 30 years with floods expected in some parts of the state.
Australia Warns Travellers Against Travelling In India, Shows Concern Over Security Of Women
January 08 2015 8:08 PM
Australia asked its travellers to "exercise a high degree of caution" during any sort of domestic travel.
Australia Advised to 'Remain Neutral' in Event of China-Japan Armed Conflict
January 06 2015 8:18 PM
Australians want the Abbott government to remain neutral in the event of an "armed conflict" between Japan and China over a territorial dispute.
PM Tony Abbott Commits Australia Will Help Iraq Defeat Islamic State
January 06 2015 12:33 PM
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott heeded the call of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi for Canberra to boost its military commitment to help defeat the Islamic State (IS) which is occupying large tracts of land, including Mosul, the country's second-largest city.
Liberal MP Challenges Tony Abbott's View On Coal; Pushes For Australia To Focus On Natural Gas Energy
December 31 2014 10:41 PM
One of the rising stars of the Liberal party appears to be at odds with Tony Abbott as he pushes for natural gas in Australia.
ISIS Warns of More Lone Wolf Attacks After Praising Sydney Siege Gunman's 'Daring Raid'
December 31 2014 1:44 PM
ISIS propaganda magazine has praised the man behind the Sydney siege for his daring lone wolf attack in Australia.