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What is holding the Ramsay Centre back?

What is holding the Ramsay Centre back?

After an eternity of negotiations with universities around Australia, the Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation seems barely any closer to finding a true home.

The best and worst of question time

The best and worst of question time

If the "bring your coal to work" incidents don't convince you that question time needs a shake up, the Fatman Scoop tributes will.

Coalition to renew push for tax support

Coalition to renew push for tax support

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition is set to push for support for its tax cut package ahead of the Senate's first sitting day tomorrow, and Kerry O'Brien makes an impassioned call to action during his Logie Hall of Fame induction. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

The Coalition’s never-ending war against GetUp

The Coalition’s never-ending war against GetUp

The activist group spent $10 million targeting high profile hard-right candidates in this election. Now the Coalition is asking: was it worth it?

Five places Tony Abbott might end up after his defeat

Five places Tony Abbott might end up after his defeat

Gone but unfortunately not forgotten, Tony Abbott still has a few options in his eternal mission to remain irritatingly close to the centre of public imagination.

Why did Warringah buck the trend?

Why did Warringah buck the trend?

Steggall's win against Abbott should have felt like a revolutionary occasion, but it's been somewhat of an anti-climax.

‘Bye bye, Tony’: Warringah abandons a former PM

‘Bye bye, Tony’: Warringah abandons a former PM

Independent candidate Zali Steggall has thanked her supporters for "voting for the future". And with that, Abbott is condemned to the past.

Night of shocks leaves careers and reputations in tatters

Night of shocks leaves careers and reputations in tatters

As the results rolled in through the night, careers ended and shocks abounded as Labor's expected win vanished.

Warringah: a symbol for this strange, close, and bad-tempered election

Warringah: a symbol for this strange, close, and bad-tempered election

There are the two realities that Abbott forever inhabits — the messianic protector of Western civilisation, and Australia's great clanging embarrassment.

The missing ministers of the campaign trail

The missing ministers of the campaign trail

Who we haven’t heard from, and why, speaks volumes about what we could see at the 46th parliament.