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Doing business with India, the Australian football way
Sydney, Aug 27 (IANS) Sport is what Australia excels in. Now the government is using the Australian Football League (AFL) to deepen sport and business links with India.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 5:24:42 PM

I am deeply saddened by happenings in Orissa: Gladys Staines (Interview)
Sydney, Aug 27 (IANS) She lost her husband and sons to a mob that torched them while they were sleeping in their vehicle in India's Orissa state. Almost a decade later, Gladys Staines, the widow of Australian missionary Graham Staines, says she is 'deeply saddened' as sectarian violence again grips the state that will forever be close to her heart.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 4:25:05 PM

Australia eyes business links with India through rugby
Sydney, Aug 27 (IANS) Sports is what Australia excels in, and it is to sports that the government is now turning to deepen business links with India.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 3:59:44 PM

Inflight delivery for Indian mum - it's a boy!
Sydney, Aug 27 (IANS) Taking her first international flight to be with her husband in Australia, a young Indian woman Wednesday gave birth to a healthy baby boy on the flight from Hong Kong to Adelaide.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 2:45:52 PM

Indian mum's mid-air maternity well attended
Sydney, Aug 27 (DPA) An Indian woman was lucky enough Wednesday to have not one but four doctors to help her deliver a baby boy on a flight between Hong Kong and Adelaide.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 1:44:21 PM

Simple antibiotics keep most super bugs at bay
Sydney, Aug 27 (IANS) Hospitals should avoid prescribing expensive broad-spectrum antibiotics for pneumonia to avoid developing drug-resistant super bugs, says a new study.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 12:25:26 PM

Australia will face crippling shortage of IT professionals
Sydney, Aug 27 (IANS) Australia is likely to face a crippling shortage in information technology professionals unless policies are changed, a new study has found.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 12:25:04 PM

Dress your wound with honey and seaweed
Sydney, Aug 27 (IANS) Researchers have created a dressing with a blend of honey and seaweed extract, which is about to hit the international markets.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 11:25:19 AM

Australians cheer another Bradman century
Sydney, Aug 27 (DPA) Australians Wednesday marked the centenary of the birth of Don Bradman, the nation's best-known son and a cricketer many believe is the greatest sportsman who ever lived.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 9:49:44 AM

Hayden wants to recover fully before tour to India
Melbourne, Aug 26 (IANS) Australian opener Matthew Hayden, who pulled out of the one-day series against Bangladesh due to a strained achilles tendon, feels that the break would see him return to international cricket with renewed strength for the tour to India.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 6:41:03 PM

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