Coalition returns to power in a stunning result, after opinion polls and odds-makers tipped the opposition Labor Party to win. The outcome ranks as Australia's biggest election upset since 1993, when Labor prime minister Keating returned to power.
A closely watched poll showed Labor was going into Saturday's election with a slight advantage.
Climate change is Australia election's top issue. The main opposition Labour party wants to invest in renewable energy and by 2030, wants a 45 percent cut in carbon emissions as the current government says it is doing a good job at it.
New Zealand's prime minister has been rightly applauded for her response to the attacks against Muslims in New Zealand, but that shouldn't obscure the fact that she has helped to empower anti-Muslim bigotry in her rise to power.
The recent attack on a California synagogue demonstrates a symbiotic relationship between violence and media.
Theresa May is under increasing pressure from her party's MPs and activists unhappy over her handling of Brexit, which was meant to have taken place on March 29 but has been delayed twice.
The idea of a second referendum would once again be put to parliament at some point, Finance Minister Phillip Hammond says despite the government's opposition to any new public vote.
European leaders offered Britain a six-month delay to its Brexit departure, officials said. Britain's PM Theresa May, who had sought a delay only until June 30, has agreed to the offer.
Palestinians are hardly a footnote in the Israeli election and those who get to vote are forced to make a choice between soft apartheid and a hard one.
The British military says it is investigating after a video of soldiers shooting at an image of the opposition Labour party leader was published online.
UK won't get another short delay to Brexit if its lawmakers fail to ratify the divorce deal by April 12, EU leader Jean-Claude Juncker warns, as PM Theresa May holds last-minute meeting with UK opposition to avoid a no-deal Brexit.
There is growing pressure on the Conservative Party to accept a working definition of Islamophobia as it faces increasing instances of members using inflammatory rhetoric against Muslims.
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