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'Quiet Australians' are the latest to upset election forecasters' expectations

9:22am BST

SYDNEY The group responsible for Australia's top opinion poll and an industry body for market research will review their methods to uncover how pollsters came to wrongly predict a victory for the opposition in the general election, they said on Monday.

'Quiet Australians' are the latest to upset election forecasters' expectations

9:09am BST

SYDNEY The group responsible for Australia's top opinion poll and an industry body for market research will review their methods to uncover how pollsters came to wrongly predict a victory for the opposition in the general election, they said on Monday.

'Quiet Australians' are the latest to upset election forecasters' expectations

9:07am BST

SYDNEY The group responsible for Australia's top opinion poll and an industry body for market research will review their methods to uncover how pollsters came to wrongly predict a victory for the opposition in the general election, they said on Monday.

UPDATE 1-"Quiet Australians" are the latest to upset election forecasters' expectations

9:05am BST

* Billionaire candidate added complexity to election result (Recasts)

Australian PM heads to church, football after 'miracle' election win

19 May 2019

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison thanked his fellow Pentecostal churchgoers on Sunday after a miraculous election victory that defied years of unfavourable opinion polls and bruised a Labor opposition that had been widely expected to win. | Video

Australia's conservative government on course for 'miracle' election victory

19 May 2019

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE Australia's Liberal-led conservative government was headed for a remarkable win at the national election early on Sunday after uncovering a narrow path to victory that twisted through urban fringes and rural townships. | Video

Mining magnate aims to be kingmaker after Australian election

17 May 2019

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY A billionaire who built his own Jurassic Park and promises a replica Titanic may hold the balance of power in Australia's parliament if his populist campaign wins enough votes in Saturday's general election.

Mining magnate aims to be kingmaker after Australian election

17 May 2019

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY A billionaire who built his own Jurassic Park and promises a replica Titanic may hold the balance of power in Australia's parliament if his populist campaign wins enough votes in Saturday's general election.

Mining magnate aims to be kingmaker after Australian election

17 May 2019

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY, May 17 A billionaire who built his own Jurassic Park and promises a replica Titanic may hold the balance of power in Australia's parliament if his populist campaign wins enough votes in Saturday's general election.

Australian politicians woo voters on Chinese social media app WeChat

17 May 2019

SYDNEY Australia's longest-serving government politician, conservative Kevin Andrews, is campaigning on Chinese social media app WeChat to fight off a challenge from a Chinese-speaking rival in Saturday's election.

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