Sydney, March 5 (IANS) In a joint celebration of Holi and the Year of the Pig, Indians and Chinese here got together in a concert featuring classical Indian dances and Chinese traditional music inspired by the symbolism of the lotus and the phoenix.
Monday, March 05, 2007 12:46:10 PM
Wellington, March 5 (DPA) The minister in charge of New Zealand prisons has ordered an inquiry into how a convicted rapist fathered a child by smuggling his semen out of jail, news reports said Monday.
Monday, March 05, 2007 10:07:44 AM
Sydney, March 3 (DPA) A blind British pilot is to take off this weekend in a bid to fly his microlight plane to Australia, news reports said Saturday.
Saturday, March 03, 2007 9:19:13 AM
Sydney, March 2 (IANS) Hinduism, one of the oldest religions of the world, is now a subject of study at the University of Sydney.
Friday, March 02, 2007 7:44:35 AM
Auckland, March 1 (IANS) India defeated arch-rivals Pakistan thirteen and a half goals to eleven in their third Zone D play-off match of the World Cup here Thursday.
Thursday, March 01, 2007 6:24:42 PM
Auckland, Feb 28 (IANS) India defeated Australia seven and half goals to six in their second play-off match of Zone D of the World Cup here Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 28, 2007 5:36:41 PM
Sydney, Feb 26 (DPA) Prime Minister John Howard interrupted Parliament Monday to praise film director George Miller and his dancing penguins in the Oscar-winning movie 'Happy Feet'.
Monday, February 26, 2007 4:53:08 PM
Sydney, Feb 26 (IANS) An influential Muslim leader of Indian origin has been elected the new president of the Australian Federation of Islamic Councils (AFIC).
Monday, February 26, 2007 10:31:05 AM
Sydney, Feb 24 (DPA) Australia has asked Indonesia to take back a group of 85 Sri Lankan asylum seekers that last week were taken aboard an Australian navy ship near its Indian Ocean territory of Christmas Island.
Saturday, February 24, 2007 5:26:16 PM
Melbourne, Feb 24 (IANS) A day after Australian vice-captain Adam Gilchrist became father for the third time, he announced Saturday that he was available for all matches of next month's World Cup in the West Indies.
Saturday, February 24, 2007 4:51:06 PM
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