Up yours! Will protest votes help minor parties win votes?

Brandishing a pencil as their weapon of choice, some voters will attempt to slaughter the hopes of the major parties by lodging an “up yours” on their voting ballot — but will the protest vote impact the election outcome?

         April 21, 2019 at 11:59AM https://ab.co/2XwsHXw

#SriLanka’s police chief warned about deadly attacks 10 days before, reports say https://t.co/NVCQbTUHAP https://t.co/Aoeto5M9SH

.@narendramodi says ‘warned Pakistan of consequences’ if Indian pilot not freed https://t.co/DhYpuidRBt https://t.co/eDTjvYgRcV

Drought reveals historic paddle steamer

Extreme drought conditions have all but dried up the Barwon River in western NSW, and now the unprecedented dry has exposed an extraordinary piece of maritime history.

         April 21, 2019 at 11:53AM https://ab.co/2GzsLQJ

.@narendramodi says ‘warned Pakistan of consequences’ if Indian pilot not freed https://t.co/DhYpuidRBt https://t.co/eDTjvYgRcV

Jesus prepared people for END TIMES, wild declassified @CIA files claim https://t.co/l9LzJQPmYE https://t.co/vTBElbHv0X

Comedian set for landslide win in Ukraine presidential election, exit polls show

A comedian whose only political experience consists of playing a president on television appears headed for a landslide victory in Ukraine’s real-life presidential election.

         April 21, 2019 at 11:50AM https://ab.co/2UNkTE1

Jesus prepared people for END TIMES, wild declassified @CIA files claim https://t.co/l9LzJQPmYE https://t.co/vTBElbHv0X

‘Political guidance’: China’s Xi calls for nation’s youth to toe party line https://t.co/k4wH58TrFO https://t.co/Mp356wQCXE

Stosur exorcises some demons in clutch Fed Cup doubles win in front of home crowd

Australia is in the Fed Cup final for the first time in 26 years after Samantha Stosur and Ash Barty hold their nerve to win the deciding doubles match in the semi-final against Belarus.

         April 21, 2019 at 11:34AM https://ab.co/2ZpvS59