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Ashraful admits captaincy pressure after defeat against Australia
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) After receiving a 3-0 drubbing from Australia in the one-day series, Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful admitted feeling the leadership pressure but is hopeful of turning his team into one of the world's top five.

Monday, September 08, 2008 4:08:43 PM

Rowdy behaviour by some overseas Indian students decried
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) Unruly and abusive behaviour of some newly arrived overseas Indian students, mostly from Punjab, is causing much concern among the Australian-Indian community here.

Monday, September 08, 2008 2:42:07 PM

More people riding bicycles tend to have less accidents
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) The more the people ride bicycles, the less likely are they to be injured in traffic accidents, according to a study.

Monday, September 08, 2008 2:10:43 PM

Australia not willing to give India uranium despite NSG support
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) India is unlikely to get Australian uranium in the near future even as pressure mounts on the Labour government to reverse its ban on uranium exports to India to meet its growing energy demand.

Monday, September 08, 2008 12:15:37 PM

'Deforestation spurs mosquito-borne diseases'
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) Rampant deforestation will spur the rate of mosquito-borne infections unless reduced or replaced with more careful land clearing practices, researchers have warned.

Monday, September 08, 2008 11:33:39 AM

Heavy snorers face double risk, including stroke
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) Heavy snorers face a double risk, cholesterol plaque formation in neck arteries and later stroke, according to a new study.

Monday, September 08, 2008 11:14:29 AM

Wash dirty linen yourself, fight global warming
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) Washing dirty linen yourself rather than relying on a machine could help cut down greenhouse gas emission levels, according to a Queensland University of Technology researcher.

Monday, September 08, 2008 10:47:03 AM

Australia baulks at selling uranium to India
Sydney, Sep 8 (DPA) Australia will not sell uranium to India despite voting with other members of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) to end a 34-year embargo on nuclear trade with Delhi, officials said Monday.

Monday, September 08, 2008 7:28:58 AM

Team is not settled for the India tour: Hussey
Melbourne, Sep 7 (IANS) Two weeks before Australia depart for the what they call as the toughest challenge in world cricket -- tour to India - Michael Hussey said the team is yet to settle after injuries to key players and the controversy surrounding Andrew Symonds.

Sunday, September 07, 2008 6:58:41 PM

CA to pay Symonds even if he misses Indian tour
Melbourne, Sep 7 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) has decided to fully back Andrew Symonds and regardless of whether he tours India, the all-rounder will get his contract payment and also the fees for the games he will not play.

Sunday, September 07, 2008 3:45:51 PM

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