[CANBERRA] Michael McCormack will be Australia's next deputy prime minister, replacing Barnaby Joyce who stepped down last week after an extramarital affair with a former aide...

[SYDNEY] Australia's scandal-hit deputy leader Barnaby Joyce announced on Friday he was quitting and moving to the backbench amid claims of sexual harassment and controversy over an affair with...

[MELBOURNE] Australia's embattled deputy prime minister, under pressure over an extramarital affair, faced a call to step down as leader of his party on Thursday, the first such call from a...

[CANBERRA] The Australian government's poll ratings have fallen in the wake of the deputy prime minister's extramarital affair with a former aide, which has threatened to fracture the...

[SYDNEY] Pressure was mounting on Australia's deputy prime minister Tuesday amid fresh allegations that his affair with a younger former staffer, who is pregnant with their child, breached...

[SYDNEY] An affair between Australia's married deputy prime minister and a younger member of his staff, who is now pregnant, gripped the country Thursday, reigniting questions over MPs'...

[CANBERRA] Ensnared in a constitutional crisis that's undermining the government, Australia's Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has sought to distance himself from his fatherland and...

[CANBERRA] Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's government could collapse if a court rules that three of his lawmakers with dual citizenship are ineligible to hold office. Even if they stay, his...

AUSTRALIAN Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said on Monday he may not be eligible for parliament after being told he may be a dual citizen of Australia and New Zealand, potentially posing a threat...

[SYDNEY] Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said on Monday he may not be eligible for parliament after being informed he may be a dual citizen of Australia and New Zealand.