Sydney, Aug 5 (DPA) Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe will not attend the opening ceremony of the Beijing Olympics because he was told by China's Communist Party to stay away, the Sydney Morning Herald daily reported Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 05, 2008 12:58:03 PM
Sydney, Aug 5 (IANS) Researchers studying yeast discovered that the process that turns grape juice into wine also helps the yeast to survive and obtain essential nutrients from the fruit.
Tuesday, August 05, 2008 11:26:02 AM
Sydney, Aug 5 (IANS) Australian researchers have developed a new kit to find non degradable toxic chemicals used for decades as fire retardants and new techniques to clean them up.
Tuesday, August 05, 2008 10:54:32 AM
Sydney, Aug 5 (IANS) Osteoporosis, that causes bones to become fragile, weak and increasingly fracture-prone, affects millions worldwide, says a new report.
Tuesday, August 05, 2008 10:53:29 AM
Sydney, Aug 5 (IANS) Oestrogen estradiol, when combined with anti-psychotic drugs, seems to be effective in treating women with schizophrenia, according to a new study.
Tuesday, August 05, 2008 10:28:00 AM
Sydney, Aug 5 (IANS) Most children tend to relish rides on a rollercoaster or enjoy ghoulish delights of a ghost train. Those who don't are likely to face problems in later life.
Tuesday, August 05, 2008 9:55:20 AM
Sydney, Aug 5 (IANS) Australia, which has been invited as an observer to the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), has welcomed the Colombo summit's declaration calling for international cooperation in the fight against terrorism.
Tuesday, August 05, 2008 9:28:20 AM
Melbourne, Aug 4 (IANS)Swimming champion Ian Thorpe has decided to sue French newspaper L'Equipe that last year alleged that the Australian used performance-enhancing drugs.
Monday, August 04, 2008 5:13:05 PM
Sydney, Aug 4 (IANS) The close-knit community of Australia's Byron Bay town, which had been shocked by the brutal rape and murder of Dawn Emelie Griggs in India four years ago, has found some relief in the news that her assailants have been convicted.
Monday, August 04, 2008 2:50:49 PM
Sydney, Aug 4 (IANS) Two scientists are one step closer to explaining the nature of glass and its transition from liquid to solid, says a study.
Monday, August 04, 2008 2:49:27 PM
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