Melbourne, Jan 16 (IANS) If India's cricketers have gone through a terrible week in Australia, the country's tennis star Sania Mirza has been going through hell, facing threats of a three-year jail term for an alleged insult to the national flag, Australian media has reported.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 11:57:41 AM
Melbourne, Jan 16 (DPA) Ljubicic says gambling bans on Italians don't fit the crime
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 11:50:08 AM
Melbourne, Jan 16 (DPA) Tennis into the wee hours of the morning will be a thing of the past at this year's Australian Open as officials call time on truly late finishes.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 11:48:42 AM
Perth, Jan 16 (IANS) Chris Rogers made his Test debut Wednesday at the expense of the man who delivered the sledge that forced him to toughen up and chase a Test career.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 11:33:35 AM
Perth, Jan 16 (IANS) India, 74 for two at lunch, made a sedate start to the third Test against Australia here Wednesday after captain Anil Kumble won the toss at the Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA) ground.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 11:32:27 AM
Melbourne, Jan 16 (DPA) Beleaguered Australian Open officials and Melbourne police went into damage control mode Wednesday, defending the gassing of a crowd of rowdy, chanting spectators during an evening match.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 11:20:12 AM
Wellington, Jan 16 (DPA) German tourist Gerhard (Gerry) Mayr became the first man Wednesday to fly over Mount Cook, New Zealand's highest peak at 3,754 metres, in a motorised paraglider, news reports said.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 10:56:35 AM
Sydney, Jan 16 (DPA) Incoming national leaders are defined by how well they deal with their first crisis. John Howard, Kevin Rudd's predecessor as Australian prime minister, won plaudits in 1996 for staring down opponents of gun control and ordering the world's biggest gun buy-back after the Port Arthur massacre claimed 35 lives.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 10:55:11 AM
Perth, Jan 16 (IANS) India were 74 for two wickets on the opening day of the third Test against Australia here Wednesday. At the interval, Rahul Dravid was batting on two and Sachin Tendulkar was on 13.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 10:13:27 AM
Perth, Jan 15 (IANS) After a long hiatus, Virender Sehwag is set to be recalled to the Indian Test side for the third Test against Australia starting here Wednesday, indicated captain Anil Kumble here Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 15, 2008 7:47:49 PM
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