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Morrison a less popular salesman than Turnbull, says Shorten

Morrison a less popular salesman than Turnbull, says Shorten

Scott Morrison , a Christian who backed greater rights for religious groups and once oversaw the offshore detention of asylum seekers, won a party vote on Friday and will lead the government to an election due next year. Australia's incoming Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaks at a press conference in Canberra on August 24, 2018. On social issues, Morrison has stood to the right of the more moderate Turnbull, and opposed the legalisation of same-sex marriage previous year.


Catholic abuse scandal a 'cultural problem': Vatican

Catholic abuse scandal a 'cultural problem': Vatican

Pope Francis has arrived in Ireland for the first papal visit to the country in almost four decades. "I see a lot of new life amongst young people who have a deep committed faith, Catholic faith, " said Sean Ascogh, a churchgoer at a recent service in Blessington southwest of Dublin.


Pak Asks US To

Pak Asks US To "Immediately Correct" Statement On Imran Khan-Pompeo Call

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , denying that there was any discussion on militants operating in Pakistan. Qureshi's assertions have fueled the mystery surrounding Pompeo's contentious conversation with Khan at a time when relations between the two nations, allied in the U.S.



NY attorney general’s office to pursue criminal probe of Cohen’s taxes

We made note of their reporting here. "Because I felt loyalty, he was an original supporter", Trump said, criticizing Sessions because he, according to the president, "never took control of the Justice Department". The excerpts have not included a clip of Mr Trump saying he would consider pardoning Manafort. " I've been very consistent about this, I don't want to cross paths with ongoing criminal investigations ", Graham said.


Beating of Jailed Ugandan Pop Star Condemned By Top Musicians

Beating of Jailed Ugandan Pop Star Condemned By Top Musicians

He has not been seen in public since August 13, when he was campaigning in a by-election to choose a lawmaker in the northwestern town of Arua. Kyagulanyi has been charged with treason along with others MP-elect Kassiano Wadri, Gerald Karuhanga, Paul Mwiru and others for allegedly pelteding one of the cars in the President's convoy with the intention of harming the president.


Inbound Australian PM Scott Morrison gives his first address

Inbound Australian PM Scott Morrison gives his first address

Mr Morrison has been dubbed the "accidental prime minister" because he had no plans to nominate until Thursday when Mr Turnbull declared he would not recontest his job. Turnbull yielded to Australia's blood-in-the-streets political system on Friday after a majority of his colleagues called for a so-called spill, where the leadership of the Liberal party was declared vacant.