OPINION: Thanks For Coming Scott!

Commentary By Dr Ian Cook, Senior Lecturer In Global Politics & Policies At Murdoch University. Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, was in WA late last week trying to shore up support for the Coalition ahead of this year’s federal election. He has a very tough job when it comes to persuading voters to give his…

The Conservatives and SNP Triumphed in General Election

(Video version of the story begins at 04:47 in the newscast.) The United Kingdom has restored a majority government after the General Election.  Forty-six  million British took part in the voting. The Conservatives successfully formed a majority government after crossing the line of 326 in the race of 650 Parliament seats. By eventually getting 331 seats,…

CY’s Approval Rating Reached Record Low

The latest polls carried out by the Hong Kong University’s Public Opinion Program showed that Mr Leung’s approval ratings has dropped to 45.1%, the lowest since he took office. The figures revealed that only 29% of the public preferred him to be Hong Kong’s Chief Executive. With the 18-29 years old age group strongly disliked…

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ABC launches ‘Vote Compass’

The ABC has launched an application to engage Australian voters about the Federal Election this September. The public broadcaster is the first traditional media to use the tool developed in Canada and was used by media corporations in their country during their election period. The applications will provide a unique platform for voters to voice…