"I made a decision not because I had any animosity towards Malcolm Turnbull, I made a decision to contest this ballot because I want to make sure we can keep Bill Shorten from ever being Prime Minister of this country", he said.
Frydenbeg said Cabinet ministers on Monday night expressed their support for Turnbull, including Dutton, who was a staunch ally of Abbott.
Dutton immediately resigned from the home affairs super ministry, moving to the backbench where he will not be constrained by cabinet solidarity which has seen him lock in reluctantly behind Turnbull's position on the national energy guarantee and tax cuts for big business.
Turnbull, after days of mounting pressure, declared the leadership positions of the party open on Tuesday morning, throwing down the gauntlet to a potential challenge. But when Hockey refused to oppose a carbon emissions trading scheme, Abbott stood at the December 1 ballot and defeated Turnbull by one vote.
Tony Abbott will say something.
Hubble paints picture of evolving universe
Thanks to ultraviolet data from NASA's Hubble telescope, astronomers can get a closer look at which galaxies are forming stars. Actually, the light from distant, star-forming regions in far away galaxies was actually ultraviolet at the beginning.
Victim's finger bitten off in golf course brawl
A golf match turned violent in MA on Friday when a golfer bit off another man's finger during a round at a local course. When firefighters arrived at the scene, they discovered the victim had his finger bitten off to his knuckle.
The prime minister won the vote 48-35, Liberal Party whip Nola Marino told reporters.
This was an inevitable outcome from Dutton and now means he can now lay out his own policy vision and build support for a second push at the leadership.
Australia has gone through an extraordinary period of political instability since Prime Minister John Howard lost power in 2007 after more than 11 years in office. It means a Cabinet reshuffle is now an nearly certainty.
Malcolm Turnbull's future has already been decided. Malcolm Turnbull took over in 2008 for his first iteration as Liberal leader.
Mr Dutton thanked the back-bench colleagues who backed his leadership challenge, and defended his controversial record as Home Affairs Minister. And then another challenge looms. As with Julia Gillard in 2012, it worked - but won't save him.
The bloated security budget is largely due to the couple's wish to ride an open-top carriage through the streets of Windsor. The Mirror also claims dad Prince Andrew was said to have demanded a "glitzy event" for his younger daughter.
Still, in the fiscal third quarter this year, the company said it sold 3.7 million Macs, the fewest in a quarter since 2010. Like the existing Mac mini, the new model isn't expected to come with a keyboard, mouse, or a computer monitor.
She said state licensees like Miss North Dakota could be crucial as Miss America responds to its leadership woes. Mund drew headlines last week when she accused pageant leaders of controlling, bullying and manipulating her.
Effectively, the new pre-order benefits at both Best Buy and Amazon are less valuable and more limited than they were previously. First, the 20 percent discount usually represented a $12 savings, and this is only a $10 savings.
Last year, Iloka appeared in all 16 games for the Bengals, recording 54 tackles, 25 assisted tackles and an interception. The next step was drafting Wake Forest safety Jessie Bates in the second round.
When the news of Pope Francis' visit to the USA reached their ears, the Masciantonios went to see him, and they took Gianna along. The youngster's family has revealed nearly three years later she has survived after an intense course of chemotherapy.
China rejects Pentagon report
The report examines the "probable future course of military-technological development" of China's People's Liberation Army. The report claims that China is using "increasingly advanced military capabilities meant to coerce Taiwan".
Former Disney actor comes out as transgender woman
I identify as female, specifically as a transgender female. "And my name is Josie Totah ", she continues. She goes on to say that she felt like she owed it to herself and everybody else to live as a gay male.
Marilyn Manson collapsed on stage Saturday night
No cause for the rocker's illness has been revealed, but rumors say it was a combination of food poisoning and heat exhaustion. Roadies could be seen on the side of the stage worriedly contemplating on whether or not to assist him.
Egypt's legislation on "cybercrime" allows to block websites
A new law has been approved by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to tighten the government's control over the internet . The Association of freedom of thought Cairo reported that before the signing of the law has blocked more than 500 sites.
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Release Date Announced
If you're a gambler, pre-orders should be going live shortly, including those for a fancy collector's edition you can ogle below. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is the successor to From Software's Dark Souls series, and now we know its exact release date.