Reportedly, the Dutton camp had not expected Turnbull to bring on a Tuesday vote.
Australia is due to hold a general election sometime before May next year. "This might be a play to get Peter Dutton out of the way before the election", political reporter Mark Riley told Sunrise.
"He has given me his absolute support", Turnbull said of Dutton.
The challenge came after Mr Turnbull called a spill, with Mr Dutton putting his hand up to challenge.
However, Mr Turnbull has consistently rated higher than Bill Shorten as preferred prime minister.
In a vote carried out this morning, Mr Turnbull won the challenge to decide the leadership of the Liberal Party and the government 48 votes to 35, after earlier declaring the Liberal leadership vacant.
Three years later, Australia's first woman prime minister was gone when Rudd finally took his revenge after a failed 2012 coup attempt.
But the bill had support from lawmakers outside Turnbull's center-right Liberal Party, and it appears likely that the leader is caving to pressure from conservative members of his own party, according to the Times.
'I think this stability in our government has helped key outcomes like the strong performance we had on jobs'.
He also said every cabinet minister - including Dutton - supports the PM.
While Coalition marginal seat holders have publicly supported Mr Turnbull, some privately lobbied in favour of Mr Dutton to improve the party's chances in Queensland.
Mr Abbott has been the most vocal of several government backbench MPs who have argued against legislating an emissions target.
"If we are fighting amongst ourselves, guess what, when the voters go to the election, they'll mark us down as they should", Mr Laundy said.
"That is what people are telling me and that is what the government wants to do", he said.
The prime minister declared the leadership vacant after entering the party room with his deputy Julie Bishop shortly after 9am on Tuesday morning.
James Martin, an editor at large of the Jesuit magazine America, said he believes that it is "good, healthy and clarifying". The association's stance earlier was detailed in a March 29 letter and eight-page document addressed to Cardinal Joseph W.
Federer's ousted the 47th-ranked German in 72 minutes and marked his first step towards a possible eighth title at the tournament. Earlier in the day, three-time grand slam champion Murray was upstaged by French 16th seed Lucas Pouille in three sets.
He also said that development is still in the early stages, and that sharing information too early could quote "cause issues". Only a few hundred of 88,000 employees at Google have been informed of the secret project, The Intercept claims.
What's even shocking is that more than 200 million pounds of glyphosate are sprayed on crops in the United States each year. According to an Environmental Protection Agency, glyphosate "is not likely to be carcinogenic to humans".
This is what we've been waiting for here - the best fighting the best". "It's no secret that we needed to get in the rounds". But it is very awkward as they do not know where to look. "It is one thing that Tyson Fury has never had", he said.
Musk, in a revealing interview, said he has been working up to 120 hours a week and needs Ambien to fall asleep at night. Some of Musk's stress comes from critical short-sellers who are betting against the company's success.
President Donald Trump authorized a 20 and 50 percent tariff hike on imported Turkish aluminum and steel, respectively. Turkey and Russian Federation will take steps to "enhance strategic partnership", Sergey Lavrov said here on Tuesday.
Clapper served Obama as director of national intelligence and has held key positions in the USA intelligence community. Sarah Huckabee Sanders , Mr Trump's press secretary, insisted the White House was not targeting only Trump critics.
It was widely reported that he had suffered a stroke in 2009, which had largely confined him to his New Delhi residence. Atal Bihari Vajpayee served as Prime Minister of India for three terms that began in 1996, 1998 and 1999.
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Hotel guests in the Senggigi resort town on the west of the island were evacuated to parking lots, it said. The hardest-hit region was in the north of the island, which has suffered hundreds of aftershocks.
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Although gaming revenue made up 40 percent of the revenue, it is also the business line that is causing the financial woes. The company's second quarter net profit fell 2 percent from the same period a year earlier to $2.7 billion.
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The banks were capable of managing the volatility, and there had been no major flow of cash out of deposits lately, he added. The spokesman also confirmed that Scholz had invited Albayrak for talks to Berlin in the second half of September.