Latest News for: frontbencher


Perrottet says Ayres will return to frontbench if government re-elected

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 24 Jan 2023
Stuart Ayres resigned from the frontbench and as Liberal deputy leader in August last year over his role in the controversial appointment of former deputy premier John Barilaro as trade commissioner in New York ... .

Labour frontbencher says Lloyd Russell-Moyle 'probably should apologise' to colleague Rosie Duffield for behaviour during ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jan 2023
Labour MP Lloyd Russell was today urged to apologise for his behaviour during a Commons gender identity debate ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next. Rattled Nicola Sturgeon slams 'outrageous' move to block her... Share this article. .

Voice opponent Darren Chester joins opposition frontbench, replacing Gee

Sydney Morning Herald 04 Jan 2023
Chester, the former minister and critic of former leader Barnaby Joyce, will fill the gap created by Andrew Gee who quit the party over its opposition to the Voice to parliament ....

Dundee-based MSP Michael Marra allowed to skip gender reform vote to save job on Labour frontbench

The Courier 23 Dec 2022
North East MSP Michael Marra was given special permission to dodge picking a side on controversial gender legislation to save his frontbench job as Scottish Labour's education spokesman, we can reveal ... .

Victorian Liberals create justice reform and housing affordability roles in new frontbench

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 18 Dec 2022
New criminal justice reform and housing affordability portfolios are created as part of the new Victorian shadow cabinet, unveiled in the wake of last month's electoral defeat ... .

Victorian opposition flags justice reform agenda in new frontbench

Sydney Morning Herald 18 Dec 2022
John Pesutto has rewarded leadership contender Brad Battin with a newly created shadow cabinet position that will focus on reforming the state’s criminal justice system ....

Best performing states in education | Frontbenchers

India Today 16 Dec 2022
Best performing states in education . Frontbenchers ... .

Stephen Flynn denies Blackford plot as third SNP frontbencher quits

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 Dec 2022
Flynn spoke after a third member of Blackford’s frontbench team announced that he was standing down to go to the back benches ... .

SNP Westminster revolt continues as Chris Law quits frontbench post

Daily Record 09 Dec 2022
Chris Law is the third SNP MP to quit a frontbench post in the wake of Stephen Flynn's election as Westminster leader ... .

Another SNP frontbencher quits rather than serve under Stephen Flynn

TheNewsHOOK 09 Dec 2022
Another SNP frontbencher quits rather than serve under Stephen Flynn ....

Perthshire MP Pete Wishart quits SNP frontbench with scathing letter to new leader Stephen Flynn

The Courier 08 Dec 2022
SNP veteran Pete Wishart has resigned from the SNP’s frontbench with a swipe at Stephen Flynn for ousting Ian Blackford as Westminster leader ... .

SNP at war as MP Pete Wishart quits frontbench and accuses new Westminster leader Stephen ...

The Daily Mail 08 Dec 2022
The SNP was rocked today as a senior MP quit its frontbench team and accused its new Westminister leader of leading a coup against his predecessor. Pete Wishart announced he would not seek a senior role under Stephen Flynn and questioned his behaviour just days after he replaced Ian Blackford as the separatists' leader in London ... Previous 1 Next ... .

Blackford’s deputy Kirsten Oswald quits as fears rise of SNP frontbench ‘clear-out’

The Times/The Sunday Times 03 Dec 2022
Kirsten Oswald, the deputy leader of the SNP at Westminster, appeared to become the first casualty of a “clear-out” of frontbench MPs by resigning 48 hours ...

Most Viewed

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken meets with Iraqi Foreign Minister Dr. Fuad Hussein, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. on July 23, 2021
US DoS / Freddie Everett
File - Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, left, rides on a Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) Type 10 tank during a review at the JGSDF Camp Asaka in Tokyo, Japan, Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021. Kishida’s Cabinet approved record 5.4 trillion yen ($47 billion) budget Friday, Dec. 24, for fiscal 2022 that includes researches and development into future fighter jets and other “game-changer” arsenals as Japan bolsters its arms capability amid China's rise and its tension with Taiwan.
AP / Kiyoshi Ota/Pool Photo via AP, File
Kinga Gal at the European People's Party Political Assembly in Brussels in December 2015
Creative Commons / European People's Party