Wellington, June 5 (DPA) New Zealand's indigenous Maori Party Thursday welcomed Barack Obama winning the Democratic nomination for the US presidency as an inspiration to coloured people around the world.
Thursday, June 05, 2008 1:44:04 PM
Sydney, June 5 (IANS) After enduring a painful summer in which India challenged their status as cricket's super power and then West Indies rubbing it off in the ongoing series, Ricky Ponting has finally admitted that their bowling has taken a step backwards post the Glenn McGrath-Shane Warne era.
Thursday, June 05, 2008 1:36:18 PM
Sydney, June 5 (IANS) Australian pop singer and actress Kylie Minogue's breast cancer triggered a 30 percent surge in breast imaging of low risk women, according to a new study.
Thursday, June 05, 2008 11:40:45 AM
Sydney, June 5 (IANS) Emphasising the need to re-energise Australia's relationship with India, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd outlined his vision for a new regional institution in the Asia-Pacific region based on the European Union model.
Thursday, June 05, 2008 7:48:48 AM
Sydney, June 4 (IANS) Shane Watson's outstanding form with bat and ball in the inaugural Indian Premier League (IPL) has earned him a recall to the Australian squad for the upcoming one-day series in the Caribbean.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 5:11:19 PM
Sydney, June 4 (IANS) In a remarkable achievement, an Indian origin Australian has become the chairman of arguably the strongest state cricket association - Cricket New South Wales (NSW).
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 3:22:17 PM
Sydney, June 4 (IANS) Sandeep Kumar failed to make it to the Indian wrestling squad despite boasting of an outstanding record. Disillusioned by the state of sports administration in the country, Sandeep chose a foreign land to prove his potential and will proudly walk under an Australian flag in the opening ceremony in Beijing Olympics this August.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 3:20:31 PM
Sydney, June 4 (IANS) Trade unions in Australia are seeking guarantees for migrant workers on the 457 visa to get the same pay and benefits as local workers as some say the temporary skilled migration programme has become a source of getting cheap labour from India, China and the Philippines.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 2:22:22 PM
Sydney, June 4 (IANS) Australian entertainer turned Bollywood starlet Tania Zaetta will receive a personal apology from Australia's defence chief over unsubstantiated claims that she had sex with Australian soldiers while on an Armed Forces Entertainment Tour to Afghanistan.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 1:04:30 PM
Sydney, June 4 (DPA) Imagine if Italy's Leaning Tower of Pisa suddenly righted itself or celebrated Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli regained his sight.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 8:11:27 AM
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