Australasia News

Last updated: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 5:42:04 PM

Clarke doubtful for series decider against New Zealand
Sydney, Feb 12 (IANS) A back injury has put Australian vice-captain Michael Clarke's participation in doubt in Friday's crucial final one-day match against New Zealand in the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy series in Brisbane.

Thursday, February 12, 2009 6:05:24 PM

Arson arrests after Australia's deadly forest fires
Sydney, Feb 12 (DPA) Australian police arrested two arson suspects Thursday in connection with the weekend's deadly forest fires north of Melbourne.

Thursday, February 12, 2009 1:39:36 PM

Bushfire prompts call for national phone warning system in Australia
Canberra, Feb 12 (Xinhua) An emergency warning system for the whole of Australia should be set up before the next fire season, Victorian Emergency Services Commissioner Bruce Esplin has said.

Thursday, February 12, 2009 12:57:56 PM

Ultrafine particles from laser printers harmful to health
Sydney, Feb 12 (IANS) Ultrafine particles emitted by laser printers, especially during the process of printing, are potentially dangerous to human health because they can penetrate deep into the lungs.

Thursday, February 12, 2009 11:26:27 AM

Bushfires in Australia: Two held for suspicious activity
Melbourne, Feb 12 (Xinhua) Australian police have arrested two people for suspicious activity in the aftermath of the deadly bushfires, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reported Thursday.

Thursday, February 12, 2009 10:58:52 AM

Why don't eye muscles get paralysed?
Sydney, Feb 12 (IANS) Researchers have found out why eye muscles remain unaffected by paralysis. The finding potentially opens the way to improved treatments of paralysed patients, and will also help investigations into cardiovascular diseases.

Thursday, February 12, 2009 10:55:34 AM

Do you have liver flukes? Find out the easy way now
Sydney, Feb 12 (IANS) Researchers have developed a non-invasive screening method for potentially fatal liver and intestinal flukes plaguing nine million people throughout southeast Asia.

Thursday, February 12, 2009 10:20:00 AM

Ponting rested, Henrique in Australian Twenty20 squad
Sydney, Feb 11 (IANS) Young New South Wales (NSW) all-rounder Moises Henriques has been named in the 13-man Australian squad for Sunday's Twenty20 match against New Zealand at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 5:10:55 PM

Are genetic factors to blame for weakening vision?
Sydney, Feb 11 (IANS) Are genetic or environmental factors to blame for weakening of vision, even in the absence of diseases like glaucoma?

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 3:24:11 PM

Fires spark friction as police hunt arsonists
Sydney, Feb 11 (DPA) Australian police said they were homing in on arsonists Wednesday as victims vented their anger over forest fires north of Melbourne expected to claim well over 200 lives.

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 3:13:40 PM

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


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.