Australasia News

Last updated: Thursday, November 26, 2015 4:48:06 PM

Ponting, Hussey put Australia in command against New Zealand
Adelaide, Nov 29 (IANS) Australia consolidated its position against New Zealand reaching 241 for three in their first innings after bowling out the visitors for 270 on the second day of the second Test here Saturday.

Saturday, November 29, 2008 4:39:26 PM

Australian said final goodbyes, but rescued from Mumbai hotel
New York, Nov 29 (IANS) After two days of being holed up in a smoke-filled room in Mumbai's Oberoi Trident hotel as terrorists went on the rampage, Australian David Jacobs had given up hope of getting out alive. But soon after he sent goodbye messages to his family, Indian security personnel pulled him out.

Saturday, November 29, 2008 12:37:43 PM

We stand shoulder to shoulder with India: Australia
Sydney, Nov 29 (IANS) Australian fatalities in the Mumbai terrorist attacks may rise, warned Foreign Minister Stephen Smith, as he reaffirmed this will not hamper but strengthen bilateral ties with India.

Saturday, November 29, 2008 7:18:31 AM

Two Australians confirmed dead in Mumbai terror attack
Sydney, Nov 29 (IANS) Two Australians have been confirmed dead in the Mumbai terror attack, as Australian consular officials in Mumbai were trying to contact 36 Australians known to be in the area at the time of the assault.

Saturday, November 29, 2008 12:51:12 AM

Indian terror attacks could affect cricket economy
London/Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) The terror attacks in India can have serious repercussions on world cricket's economy because India generates 70 percent of the game's revenues.

Friday, November 28, 2008 7:54:53 PM

Chopra 22nd, Kapur misses cut in Australian Masters
Melbourne, Nov 28 (IANS) Daniel Chopra dropped 15 places to be placed at tied 22nd at the midway stage of the Australian Masters Friday. The Indo-Swede fired a round of even par-72 for a total of two-under 142 for 36 holes.

Friday, November 28, 2008 5:20:24 PM

Australia take first day honours against New Zealand
Adelaide, Nov 28 (IANS) Debutant spinner Nathan Hauritz picked up two wickets as Australia reduced New Zealand to 262 for six on the opening day of the second Test here Friday.

Friday, November 28, 2008 5:05:44 PM

Australian actress, boyfriend fly out of Mumbai
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) Australian soap opera actress Brooke Satchwell and her film editor boyfriend David Gross were Friday on a flight to Singapore after a harrowing 36 hours in India's financial capital Mumbai, still battling a coordinated terror attack that began two nights ago.

Friday, November 28, 2008 10:40:06 AM

Australian PM concerned about nationals in Mumbai
Canberra, Nov 28 (Xinhua) Australia's Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said Friday his government was gearing up for another 'very difficult' day amid the terror attacks in India, with concerns that Australians are still held hostage.

Friday, November 28, 2008 10:23:54 AM

No amount of money is worth going to Mumbai: Warne
Melbourne, Nov 27 (IANS) Australian spin wizard Shane Warne was shocked seeing the TV footage of the terror strikes in Mumbai while in transit at the Changi international aiport and did not take the connecting Mumbai flight to play in the inaugural Champions League tournament.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 7:07:30 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.