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Anger and frustration in Australia over Haneef handling
Sydney/Canberra, July 25 (IANS) Discontent is giving way to anger and frustration in the Australian community as Muhammad Haneef spent yet another day in prison Wednesday even as his lawyer urged prosecutors to immediately amend the charge against the 27-year-old Indian doctor.

Wednesday, July 25, 2007 11:13:54 AM

Bracewell to stay New Zealand coach till April 2009
Auckland, July 24 (IANS) Former opening batsman John Bracewell will remain the head coach of the New Zealand cricket team until April 2009, the New Zealand Cricket (NZC) announced.

Tuesday, July 24, 2007 5:47:38 PM

More drama over Haneef case as support for him grows (Lead)
Sydney, July 23 (IANS) Each day as the drama unfolds in the media, a new leak, a fresh faux pas, another denial, Muhammad Haneef's case is slipping into a shambles even as support for the detained 27-year-old Indian doctor mounts from all quarters.

Monday, July 23, 2007 6:33:42 PM

Australia makes way for Bahrain as F1 season opener
Melbourne, July 23 (IANS) The Australian Grand Prix has lost its traditional place as the curtain raiser to the Formula One season, with Bahrain set to replace it in 2008.

Monday, July 23, 2007 4:29:52 PM

Dubai Aerospace bids for control of Auckland Airport (Lead)
Wellington, July 23 (DPA) A Dubai bid to take over Auckland International Airport - the main gateway for 2.4 million tourists who visit New Zealand every year - encountered opposition Monday, with critics of the deal saying it would not succeed without a fight to keep it in local hands.

Monday, July 23, 2007 2:14:42 PM

Australia commits $350 mn to combat AIDS in Asia-Pacific region
Canberra, July 23 (Xinhua) The Australian government Monday committed an extra 400 million Australian dollars ($350 million) to help combat AIDS in the Asia-Pacific region.

Monday, July 23, 2007 12:42:06 PM

Dubai Aerospace buys control of Auckland Airport
Wellington, July 23 (DPA) Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) will acquire a controlling interest in Auckland International Airport, New Zealand's biggest aviation hub, under a proposed deal announced Monday.

Monday, July 23, 2007 9:39:59 AM

Yet another police bungle in Haneef's case
Sydney, July 23 (IANS) A new embarrassing police faux pas has been revealed in the investigation of Muhammad Haneef even as support grows across Australia for the Indian doctor charged in connection with the UK bombing attempts.

Monday, July 23, 2007 7:53:29 AM

Australia may deport Haneef, wife wants charges dropped (Roundup)
Sydney/Bangalore, July 22 (IANS) Australia may deport Indian doctor Muhammad Haneef as the case against him of supporting the botched terror plots in Britain last month has collapsed, though his wife Sunday insisted charges against him must be dropped before sending him home.

Sunday, July 22, 2007 7:38:53 PM

Australia may send home detained Indian doctor
Sydney, July 22 (DPA) An Indian doctor held in Australia over last month's failed car bombings in Britain is likely to be sent home as the charges of supporting terrorism against him have collapsed, news reports said Sunday.

Sunday, July 22, 2007 11:26:10 AM

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