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Boris’ day: Johnson shambles closer to victory

Boris’ day: Johnson shambles closer to victory

In the lead-up to a final vote, the campaign to elect the Conservative Party's next leader has taken some surprising twists.

May madness in European Parliament as Brexit Party prospers

May madness in European Parliament as Brexit Party prospers

Theresa May's forthcoming resignation has been underscored by a huge result for the Brexit Party and a shocking rout for the Conservatives in the UK's EU parliamentary vote

Theresa May narrowly survives no-confidence vote

Theresa May narrowly survives no-confidence vote

Good morning, early birds. Theresa May has managed to weather another no-confidence vote, and Scott Morrison's Pacific Island "debt trap" plan is denounced from within Liberal ranks. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

May flounder: UK leader emphatically defeated on Brexit vote

May flounder: UK leader emphatically defeated on Brexit vote

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has had her planned Brexit deal thoroughly demolished in the House of Commons.

Negotiating Brexit is a parliamentary pantomime

Negotiating Brexit is a parliamentary pantomime

With no clear path in sight, the over-complicated Brexit farce is now threatening the legitimacy of the UK parliament.

Here’s to another 12 months of Theresa May

Here’s to another 12 months of Theresa May

Moments like these make us delighted the British PM has managed to cling on to power for another year.

May survives (for now) as the UK hurtles toward a Brexit crash-out

May survives (for now) as the UK hurtles toward a Brexit crash-out

The Brexit situation is now head-bangingly complex.

May stares down no-confidence vote

May stares down no-confidence vote

Good morning, early birds. Voting has closed in the no-confidence motion against UK Prime Minister Theresa May, and the Morrison government is set to release the long-awaited Ruddock review into religious freedom. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Theresa May faces leadership threat

Theresa May faces leadership threat

Good morning, early birds. UK Prime Minister Theresa May is pushing back against the threat of a leadership spill, the Senate passes a ban on foreign donations, and Victorian Liberals leader Matthew Guy pledges subsidies on energy-efficient televisions if he wins the upcoming state election. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Poll Bludger: the electoral reality of Bernardi’s ‘silent majority’

Poll Bludger: the electoral reality of Bernardi’s ‘silent majority’

Cory Bernardi is no Donald Trump, and he is not going to sweep in a conservative revolution.