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Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull lays out plans for how to scrap royal rule - The Independent;

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull lays out plans for how to scrap royal rule - The Independent

The IndependentAustralian PM Malcolm Turnbull lays out plans for how to scrap royal ruleThe IndependentAustralia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has reaffirmed his support for an Australian republic and explained how a two-vote system could lead to a successful referendum, though he does not see it taking place during the Queen's lifetime. Speaking at ...and more »

Eric Abetz tells Malcolm Turnbull to drop republic talk - The Australian Financial Review;

Eric Abetz tells Malcolm Turnbull to drop republic talk - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial ReviewEric Abetz tells Malcolm Turnbull to drop republic talkThe Australian Financial ReviewOn Saturday night Mr Turnbull said the republic issue should stay on ice until after the Queen's reign. AP. Phillip Coorey. Share on Facebook · Share on twitter. by Phillip Coorey. Disgruntled former cabinet minister Eric Abetz has taken issue with ...and more »

Malcolm Turnbull outlines roadmap to break away from the UK - but only after Queen's reign ends - International Business Times UK;

Malcolm Turnbull outlines roadmap to break away from the UK - but only after Queen's reign ends - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKMalcolm Turnbull outlines roadmap to break away from the UK - but only after Queen's reign endsInternational Business Times UKAustralian PM pays tribute to Queen: 'Few of us can say that we are not Elizabethans'. Rachel Middleton. By Rachel Middleton. Updated December 21, 2016 14:06 GMT. the Queen at 90 February 1954: Queen Elizabeth II attends a garden party in Sydney, ...and more »

Australia's prime minister Malcolm Turnbull calls for two votes to break away from the mother country - Telegraph.co.uk;

Australia's prime minister Malcolm Turnbull calls for two votes to break away from the mother country - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukAustralia's prime minister Malcolm Turnbull calls for two votes to break away from the mother countryTelegraph.co.ukAustralia's prime minister has outlined a roadmap for breaking away from Britain, renewing calls for a republic down under. In Malcolm Turnbull's first speech on the topic since he took the leadership last year, the staunch republican called for a two ...and more »

Get ready for a republic, says Australian PM - The Times (subscription);

Get ready for a republic, says Australian PM - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Get ready for a republic, says Australian PMThe Times (subscription)Australia's prime minister has told his nation to be ready to become a republic after the Queen dies. Malcolm Turnbull, a staunch republican who led the cause before a failed referendum in 1999, said his support for an Australian head of state stemmed ...and more »

Australian republican movement a 'superficial' issue: Abetz - The Australian;

Australian republican movement a 'superficial' issue: Abetz - The Australian

The AustralianAustralian republican movement a 'superficial' issue: AbetzThe AustralianLiberal senator Eric Abetz has dismissed the Australian republican movement as a “superficial” issue which interests those within the “Canberra bubble” more than the everyday people in the community. The Tasmanian senator and former Abbott cabinet ...and more »

Australia republic debate: Bill Shorten keen to help Malcolm Turnbull make it a reality - NEWS.com.au;

Australia republic debate: Bill Shorten keen to help Malcolm Turnbull make it a reality - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auAustralia republic debate: Bill Shorten keen to help Malcolm Turnbull make it a realityNEWS.com.auBILL Shorten has said Malcolm Turnbull has put an Australian republic in the too-hard basket but has offered to work with him to make it a reality. Mr Shorten said it was disappointing the prime minister was unwilling to be more ambitious after Mr ...and more »

Malcolm Turnbull's peculiar passion for a republic - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Malcolm Turnbull's peculiar passion for a republic - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldMalcolm Turnbull's peculiar passion for a republicThe Sydney Morning HeraldIt's a peculiar type of passion that can be put on hold. Yet there was the Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, assuring the republican movement he helped to found that he remains a believer, a passionate one. He still wants Australia to grow up, and stop ...and more »

Republicans welcome Liberals' backing - The Australian;

Republicans welcome Liberals' backing - The Australian

The AustralianRepublicans welcome Liberals' backingThe AustralianAustralian republicans have seized upon support from conservative Liberal MPs as evidence of widespread backing for their cause as Malcolm Turnbull's weekend speech sparked a new political fight on the issue. Republicans rubbished claims people would ...and more »

Australia should be republic after Queen Elizabeth: PM Turnbull - Times of India;

Australia should be republic after Queen Elizabeth: PM Turnbull - Times of India

Times of IndiaAustralia should be republic after Queen Elizabeth: PM TurnbullTimes of IndiaSYDNEY: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has renewed his call for a republic, but only after Queen Elizabeth II's reign, as he outlined a road map for breaking away from the British monarchy. Turnbull -- a staunch republican who led the cause ...and more »

Malcolm Turnbull disappoints crowd at Australian Republican Movement birthday - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Malcolm Turnbull disappoints crowd at Australian Republican Movement birthday - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldMalcolm Turnbull disappoints crowd at Australian Republican Movement birthdayThe Sydney Morning HeraldThere was an air of palpable disappointment among the 300-odd guests who paid $150 a head to hear the Prime Minister speak on the future of an Australian republic on Saturday night. Sure there was some rousing rhetoric from Malcolm Turnbull about ...and more »

Shorten willing to help PM push republic - Sky News Australia;

Shorten willing to help PM push republic - Sky News Australia

Sky News AustraliaShorten willing to help PM push republicSky News AustraliaBill Shorten says the prime minister has put an Australian republic in the too- hard basket after Malcolm Turnbull restated his belief the change wouldn't happen until after the Queen's reign. Speaking at the 25th anniversary of the Australian Republic ...and more »

New regent before Aussie republic - Turnbull - Radio New Zealand;

New regent before Aussie republic - Turnbull - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandNew regent before Aussie republic - TurnbullRadio New ZealandAustralian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is again pushing for an Australian republic, but says it's not likely before the end of Queen Elizabeth's reign. Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at a recent press conference in Sydney. Photo: SAEED ...and more »

Malcolm Turnbull calls for inclusive grassroots movement for Australian republic - ABC Online;

Malcolm Turnbull calls for inclusive grassroots movement for Australian republic - ABC Online

ABC OnlineMalcolm Turnbull calls for inclusive grassroots movement for Australian republicABC OnlinePrime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has reaffirmed his support for an Australian republic but says the country will not support the change happening before Queen Elizabeth ends her reign. Key points: Next referendum to make Australia a republic needs to be ...and more »

Grattan on Friday: Big issues out of Malcolm Turnbull's reach - ABC Online;

Grattan on Friday: Big issues out of Malcolm Turnbull's reach - ABC Online

ABC OnlineGrattan on Friday: Big issues out of Malcolm Turnbull's reachABC OnlineAs he joins the Australian Republican Movement at its 25th anniversary celebration on Saturday, Malcolm Turnbull will surely have a rueful thought for what might have been. If the 1999 referendum, in which he led the "yes" case, had been won, he more ...and more »

Australia getting closer to becoming a Republic - Starts at 60;

Australia getting closer to becoming a Republic - Starts at 60

Starts at 60Australia getting closer to becoming a RepublicStarts at 60It's the debate the keeps rearing its head and it looks like Australia is now getting even closer to ditching the monarchy and becoming a Republic. New figures from the Australian Republican Movement have found the majority of politicians from both ...and more »

Are New Zealand and Australia still best friends? - Newshub;

Are New Zealand and Australia still best friends? - Newshub

NewshubAre New Zealand and Australia still best friends?NewshubNew Zealand and Australia have an extraordinarily close relationship, thanks in part to the recent 'bromance' between John Key and Malcolm Turnbull. So how might things change in 2017 with Bill English in charge? Australia correspondent Jason Morrison ...and more »

Turnbull has done little to bring us smaller government - The Australian

Turnbull has done little to bring us smaller governmentThe AustralianIt is surprising that, after asserting there has been a “tearing apart of the political centre”, Paul Kelly then has to ask “where is the centre ground now?” (14/12). He rightly concludes that in Australia neither Malcolm Turnbull nor Bill Shorten are ...and more »

Republican PM angers Coalition colleagues - dailytelegraph.com.au;

Republican PM angers Coalition colleagues - dailytelegraph.com.au

dailytelegraph.com.auRepublican PM angers Coalition colleaguesdailytelegraph.com.auPRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has managed to upset his Coalition colleagues as well as the Australian Republican Movement by weighing into the monarchy debate — despite admitting it was an issue that was no longer important. On the weekend, the ...and more »

Malcolm Turnbull calls for inclusive grassroots movement for Australian republic - AZERTAC News;

Malcolm Turnbull calls for inclusive grassroots movement for Australian republic - AZERTAC News

AZERTAC NewsMalcolm Turnbull calls for inclusive grassroots movement for Australian republicAZERTAC NewsPrime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has reaffirmed his support for an Australian republic but says the country will not support the change happening before Queen Elizabeth ends her reign. According to Abc News, in a speech to the Australian Republican ...and more »