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Katich puts Australia on brink of victory
Brisbane, Nov 22 (IANS) Australia were comfortably poised to win the first Test against New Zealand after a tenacious batting display from Simon Katich revived their fortunes here Friday.

Saturday, November 22, 2008 9:27:42 PM

Charity costs F1 diver Mark Webber
Sydney, Nov 22 (DPA) Formula One driver Mark Webber collided with a car Saturday and broke his leg while riding a bicycle in a multi-sport charity event he sponsors in Australia.

Saturday, November 22, 2008 7:51:01 PM

Ricky needs to put India debacle behind: Waugh
Sydney, Nov 21(IANS) Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has advised Ricky Ponting not to get distracted by the recent criticism of his captaincy in India and asked him to focus on the ongoing series against the touring New Zealand team.

Friday, November 21, 2008 7:02:30 PM

Australia-New Zealand Test tantalisingly poised
Brisbane, Nov 21 (IANS) Australia stormed back into the first Test against New Zealand riding on tearaway Mitchell Johnson's four-wicket haul that bowled out the visitors for 156 in the first innings. But the Test was tantalisingly poised at the end of the second day's play.

Friday, November 21, 2008 5:01:41 PM

Ashoka Pillar now stands tall in Australia
Sydney, Nov 21 (IANS) It has been hailed as historic. A five-metre-high Ashoka Pillar now stands at a monastery located midway between Sydney and Canberra, in a celebration of the spread of Buddhism from India to Australia.

Friday, November 21, 2008 10:19:35 AM

Search continues for 29 missing Taiwanese in South Pacific
Wellington, Nov 21 (DPA) A Royal New Zealand Air Force plane resumed a search Friday for 29 missing Taiwanese fishermen after their burned-out boat was found floating in the South Pacific.

Friday, November 21, 2008 4:50:32 AM

Ponting blames Indian batsmen for slow over rate
Melbourne, Nov 20 (IANS) Peeved at being labelled selfish, Australia captain Ricky Ponting Thursday hit back at India, saying that slow-over rate was a problem typical to the country.

Thursday, November 20, 2008 6:00:35 PM

Australia, Japan score wins in World Cup qualifiers
Sydney, Nov 20 (DPA) Football fans were convinced Thursday that Australia would make it to a third World Cup, after their team snatched a goal in injury time to clinch a 1-0 victory over Bahrain in Manama.

Thursday, November 20, 2008 10:47:50 AM

Skinny? You aren't really the best model
Sydney, Nov 20 (IANS) Many in the the fashion industry think that only skinny models sell but their average sized counterparts may just be as alluring and effective in fashion ads.

Thursday, November 20, 2008 9:41:41 AM

Kangaroo genome mapped for first time
Sydney, Nov 19 (IANS) Researchers have launched the world's first detailed map of the kangaroo genome. The map and sequence will open up new areas of research into how genes are turned on and off during development of all mammals.

Wednesday, November 19, 2008 10:08:57 AM

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