Australasia News

Last updated: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 1:00:05 PM

Fijians safe from Ebola virus: Health ministry
Suva, Sep 15 (IANS) Fiji's health ministry has ruled out any possibility of Ebola outbreak in the island-country because of its geographical location and lack of any direct global trade with West Africa, media reported Monday.

Monday, September 15, 2014 12:40:04 PM

Fiji to mark Thanksgiving Day for peacekeepers' release
Suva, Sep 15 (IANS) Fiji will celebrate national Thanksgiving Day Sep 16 to commemorate the release of the 45 Fijian UN peacekeepers in Syria, media reported.

Monday, September 15, 2014 11:50:04 AM

Australia to send military forces to Middle East
Canberra, Sep 14 (IANS) The Australian government Sunday decided to send military forces to the Middle East as part of the international efforts to combat the Islamic State (IS) militants.

Sunday, September 14, 2014 11:24:03 AM

Tridents highly motivated for assignment, says skipper
Bridgetown (Barbados), Sep 14 (IANS/CMC) Caribbean Premier League (CPL) champions Barbados Tridents will leave from here Sunday for the Champions League Twenty20 in India, confident of defying the odds and making inroads at the lucrative tournament.

Sunday, September 14, 2014 10:48:03 AM

Fiji PM lauds freed UN peacekeepers as heroes
Sydney, Sep 12 (IANS) The 45 Fijian UN peacekeepers, who were released by the Syrian rebels, are heroes whose actions have strengthened the Fiji's reputation in the international community, Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said.

Friday, September 12, 2014 3:46:19 PM

Australia upgrades terror alert to 'high'
Sydney, Sep 12 (IANS) Australia Friday raised the national terrorism public alert level from medium to high following advice from the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO).

Friday, September 12, 2014 2:44:08 PM

Girl dies in Australian amusement park
Canberra, Sep 12 (IANS) An eight-year-old girl died Friday after falling from a ride at an amusement park in Australia, media reported.

Friday, September 12, 2014 2:14:03 PM

Team spirit key to Tridents success in CLT20: Rampaul
Bridgetown (Barbados), Sep 12 (IANS/CMC) Seasoned international seamer Ravi Rampaul says Barbados Tridents will look to draw on their great team spirit when they launch their campaign in the Champions League Twenty20 starting next week in India.

Friday, September 12, 2014 11:24:08 AM

Australia upgrades terror alert
Sydney, Sep 12 (IANS) Australia Friday raised the national terrorism public alert level from medium to high after receiving advice from the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO).

Friday, September 12, 2014 10:56:22 AM

Ebola suspect in Australia tests negative
Canberra, Sep 12 (IANS) A man who sparked an Ebola scare in Australia has tested negative for the deadly disease, health officials said Friday.

Friday, September 12, 2014 9:42:13 AM

News Australasia Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.