Wellington, May 8 (DPA) New Zealand is mainly known around the world for butter and cheese, lamb and kiwi fruit and for being the country that produced Edmund Hillary, the first man to climb the world's highest peak, Mount Everest.
Thursday, May 08, 2008 10:07:56 AM
Melbourne, May 7 (IANS) Tired of batsmen's increasing dominance in cricket, lawmakers of the game are contemplating to put a check on the use of technology.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008 1:31:53 PM
Sydney, May 7 (IANS) Australians love cricket more than any other game, at least when it comes to watching sport on TV, according to new research figures out Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008 11:53:45 AM
Toronto, May 7 (IANS) Canadian authorities have no clue on the whereabouts of 41,000-odd people who face deportation from the country.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008 10:09:36 AM
Sydney, May 7 (IANS) India and China will be the new global players competing for a huge chunk of tourists, transforming the geopolitical landscape. The US, though a key factor, will have less influence, according to a study.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008 9:46:59 AM
Sydney, May 7 (IANS) From cricket to costumes, as everything Indian permeates the Australian consciousness, two of India's brightest new design talents - Vineet Bahl and Anupama Dayal - have attracted buyers and swayed audiences with their collections shown at the just concluded Rosemount Australian Fashion Week (RAFW) in the Harbour city.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008 9:35:41 AM
Sydney, May 6 (IANS) Ads prompting you to buy a swanky new car might not be telling the whole truth; at least not about the bit on greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution, despite global concerns.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:04:02 PM
Sydney, May 6 (IANS) Researchers from the University of Canberra have identified the cell and proteins behind the arthritic inflammation caused by mosquito-borne viral diseases like Ross river virus, endemic to Australia, and chikungunya, which India is grappling with on a large scale.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 9:29:59 AM
Sydney, May 6 (IANS) The thought of your call being diverted to a call centre thousands of miles away often arouses feelings ranging from uncertainty and insecurity to sheer disdain, but for one Australian it restored his faith in call centres.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 9:11:17 AM
Sydney, May 5 (IANS) The multi-billion-dollar Indian Premier League (IPL) was not healthy for Australian cricket as it does nothing for grassroots players though elite cricketers are paid well, according to former Test cricketer Greg Matthews.
Monday, May 05, 2008 4:39:15 PM
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