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Barnaby Joyce has resigned as deputy prime minister and leader of the Nationals. Photograph:  AAP/Lukas Coch/via Reuters

The difference between Dynasty and the Australian government is that one features a scandalous affair, an angry, scorned wife, a pregnant younger love(...)

Australian deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce speaks to the media during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, February  16th. Photograph: Lukas Coch/EPA

The Australian government was in disarray on Friday night, with prime minister Malcolm Turnbull out of the country and deputy prime minister Barnaby J(...)

Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull (centre) says his deputy prime minster Barnaby Joyce did not tell him he was in a a sexual relationship with a subordinate. Photograph: AP

Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull says he would sack any minister in breach of his new ban on sexual relationships with staff, and is not sur(...)

Australian deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce (right) listens to prime minister Malcolm Turnbull during a session in the Australian parliament in Canberra on Thursday. Photograph: Rod McGuirk/AP

Australia’s prime minister has banned his ministers from having sex with staff as his deputy battled for political survival over revelations that he i(...)

Barnaby Joyce: he had to resign in October from parliament when it emerged he was entitled to New Zealand citizenship through his father. Photograph: Mick Tsikas/AAP/via Reuters

Australia’s deputy prime minister, Barnaby Joyce, has rarely been far from the headlines since he was first elected to parliament in 2004. Mostly they(...)