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Australia bats for Test championship
Dubai, July 5 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) has strongly backed the inclusion of a Test Championship in the international schedule after the current Futures Tours Programme (FTP) ends in 2012.

Saturday, July 05, 2008 9:32:19 PM

Australia fined for slow over-rate against West Indies
Dubai, July 5 (IANS) The Australian cricket team has been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during its one-day international against the West Indies in St Kitts Friday.

Saturday, July 05, 2008 5:07:27 PM

Conservationist accidentaly kills one of world's rarest birds
Wellington, July 5 (DPA) A conservation worker in New Zealand has killed a flightless takahe - one of the world's rarest birds - by mistake, it was reported Saturday.

Saturday, July 05, 2008 6:20:29 AM

Students in Australia outsourcing homework to India
Sydney, July 4 (IANS) It is not just companies sending work offshore, computer science students in Australia are outsourcing assignments to programmers in India and other countries.

Friday, July 04, 2008 3:57:52 PM

Test developed to authenticate organic food
Sydney, July 4 (IANS) Researches have devised an inexpensive test to verify whether vegetables have been grown organically or with the help of synthetic fertilisers.

Friday, July 04, 2008 2:26:37 PM

Online learning helps schoolchildren fare better: study
Sydney, July 4 (IANS) Educationists have developed a new web-based tool that helps primary schoolchildren to concentrate better and develop literacy skills.

Friday, July 04, 2008 12:14:31 PM

Children becoming more vulnerable to diabetes
Sydney, July 3 (IANS) The percentage of children under 14 developing Type-1 diabetes has been going up, a new study has found.

Thursday, July 03, 2008 3:23:41 PM

11 trapped in Sydney Tower lift for three hours
Sydney, July 3 (IANS) For some overseas tourists, going up the iconic Sydney Tower for a glimpse of the harbour city's breathtaking views actually took their breath away as they found themselves trapped in a lift about 200 metres above the street level for three long hours.

Thursday, July 03, 2008 2:03:39 PM

BCCI may tell ICC to postpone Champions Trophy
Melbourne, July 3 (IANS) The Indian cricket board will reportedly request the International Cricket Council (ICC) to postpone the Champions Trophy one-day tournament and not relocate it, if some member countries still have their reservations about the security situation in Pakistan.

Thursday, July 03, 2008 1:52:46 PM

IPL likely to be the part of ICC calendar
Melbourne, July 2 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) is likely to include Indian Premier League in its calendar.

Wednesday, July 02, 2008 4:37:50 PM

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