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Tony Abbott

Anthony John "Tony" Abbott (born 4 November 1957) is the Leader of the Opposition in the Australian House of Representatives and federal leader of the centre-right Liberal Party of Australia. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

$100m package for Holden workers

Dec 18, 2013 - News.com.au

Come clean on plans, PM tells Holden

Dec 05, 2013 - News.com.au

Abbott says he had no tax forum invite

Oct 04, 2011 - News.com.au

Carbon scheme 'likely to be scammed'

Jul 01, 2011 - News.com.au

Tax cuts will be our priority - Abbott

Jun 26, 2011 - News.com.au

Coalition will cut small business red tape

Jun 03, 2011 - News.com.au

Australian Independent Bob Katter Backs Abbott

Sep 07, 2010 - Business Week

Articles About Tony Abbott

Tony Abbott
Cabinet Reshuffle Likely Over The Weekend, Sinodinos Resigns As Assistant Treasurer

By IBTimes AU

Senator Arthur Sinodinos confirmed resignation as Assistant Treasurer. (5:08 pm)

Three unidentified relatives (3rd R-R) of Sydney cafe siege victim, lawyer Katrina Dawson, gather after laying a floral tribute to her in Martin Place December 18, 2014. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Wednesday ordered a sweeping investigation i
From A Garden Of Bouquets For Tori & Katrina, Martin Place Becomes A Sea Of Colourful Blooms; Ex-Australian Idol Winner Writes Song About Sydney Siege

By IBTimes AU

Martin Place is more than just a place to lay a bouquet of flower to celebrate the heroism of Sydney Siege hostages Tori Johnson and Katrina Dawson. (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, LAWYER

Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop talks to journalists
Australia's Julie Bishop Hailed 'Most Intriguing' Person 2014

By IBTimes AU

Australia Foreign Minister Julie Bishop rose to the top of WHO magazine's list of Most Intriguing People 2014. (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE

Pakistan
Australia Condemns Peshawar Massacre

By IBTimes AU

Australia stands together with Pakistan in the wake of the Peshawar massacre (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: PAKISTAN, AUSTRALIA, RELIGION

Pakistan's PM Sharif speaks with the media during a new conference in New Delhi
Pakistan School Massacre Sparks Global Outrage; Taliban Hunt Begins With Massive Airstrikes

By IBTimes AU

The world was stunned by the deaths of 132 school children who were massacred by Taliban in Pakistan. (Dec 18)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, PAKISTAN

Members of the public look at floral tributes placed near the cafe where hostages were held for over 16-hours, in central Sydney December 16, 2014. Heavily armed Australian police stormed a Sydney cafe early on Tuesday morning and freed terrified hostages
Sydney Siege Aftermath: Australia's Gun Laws May Be Under Review

By IBTimes AU

Gun laws in Australia may be under review following the deadly Sydney siege with 3 people dead including 2 hostages. (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Hostages run past a police officer near Lindt Cafe
Sydney Siege: Iran Willing To Cooperate With Australia; PM Abbott Requests For Review By Jan 2015

By IBTimes AU

Iran expressed willingness to cooperate with Australia in investigating circumstances involving gunman Man Haron Monis (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Paramedics remove an injured woman on a stretcher from the Lindt cafe, where hostages were being held, at Martin Place in central Sydney December 16, 2014. Australian security forces on Tuesday stormed the Sydney cafe where several hostages were being hel
Rupert Murdoch Blasted For 'Insensitive' Tweet Over Bloody Outcome of Sydney Siege

By IBTimes AU

Media kingpin Rupert Murdoch was criticised by Twitter users for sending a congratulatory message to the Telegraph for being the first to report on the bloody outcome. (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: RUPERT MURDOCH, TWITTER, AUSTRALIA, LAWYER

Paramedics remove an injured woman on a stretcher from the Lindt cafe, where hostages were being held, at Martin Place in central Sydney December 16, 2014. Australian security forces on Tuesday stormed the Sydney cafe where several hostages were being hel
Rupert Murdoch Blasted For 'Insensitive' Tweet Over Bloody Outcome of Sydney Siege

By IBTimes AU

Media kingpin Rupert Murdoch was criticised by Twitter users for sending a congratulatory message to the Telegraph for being the first to report on the bloody outcome. (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: RUPERT MURDOCH, TWITTER, AUSTRALIA, LAWYER

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Speaks During The Launch Of A Student Mobility Program
Poll Confirms Unpopularity Of PM Tony Abbott As 51% Think He Won’t Win 2016 Election

By IBTimes AU

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott continues to lose public support. A few days ago, Opposition leader Bill Shorten was considered by respondents in a survey as preferred PM. (Dec 17)