Australia's Labor to retake power after 9 years, independents may hold sway

Australia's Labor to retake power after 9 years, independents may hold sway

Australia's Labor Party will form the country's next government on Monday, as unprecedented support for the Greens and climate-focussed independents ended nearly a decade of rule by the conservative coalition.

Australia ousts conservatives after nine years, PM Morrison concedes

Australia ousts conservatives after nine years, PM Morrison concedes

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison conceded defeat in an election on Saturday and the opposition Labor Party was set to end almost a decade of conservative rule, possibly with the support of independents who campaigned for greener policies.

Australian government set for crushing election defeat - poll

Australian government set for crushing election defeat - poll

Australia's conservative government is facing a huge electoral defeat as it heads into the final sitting of parliament ahead of a national election expected in May, a widely watched poll found on Monday.