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Australia wait on Josh Hazlewood fitness

Josh Hazlewood (Photo: AFP)

Australia are confident pace bowler Josh Hazlewood will be fit to face New Zealand in Sunday’s World Cup final despite being forced to leave the pitch towards the end of the semi-final.

Yemen’s war clouds raise dangers for oil shipping route

Shia rebel Houthis brandish their weapons to protest against Saudi-led airstrikes as they chant slogans during a rally.  AP

Conflict in Yemen risks spilling out into the busy sea lanes that pass it and potentially disrupt the narrow Bab el-Mandeb passage through which nearly 4 million barrels of oil are shipped daily to Eu

Pilot hid health condition from airline

Sick notes found at home suggest his inability to work

White House crafts first plan to fight superbugs

The White House is due to issue an ambitious plan to slow the growing and deadly problem of antibiotic resistance over the next five years, one that requires massive investments and policy changes fro

19 hurt as buildings collapse in New York

New York City firefighters work the scene of a large fire and a partial building collapse in the East Village neighbourhood — AP

Four apartment buildings in New York’s East Village neighbourhood caught fire from an apparent gas explosion on Thursday and three collapsed, causing 19 injuries, authorities said.

Google’s pays CFO an annual base salary of $650,000

Ruth Porat

He will also get a one-time sign-on bonus of %5 million

Apple steps up on China market with iPhone trade-in program


Apple's iPhone 5C phones are displayed on racks bearing the logo of China Mobile, at a mobile phone shop in Beijing.

Co-pilot deliberately crashed plane in French Alps?

Co-pilot deliberately crashed plane in French Alps?

A young German co-pilot locked himself alone in the cockpit of a Germanwings airliner and flew it into a mountain with what appears to have been the intent to destroy it, a French prosecutor said on T

Twitter launches video streaming app Periscope

Online social media platform Twitter (Photo Credits: Pixabay)

The app lets people stream videos that cannot be rewatched

Spain bank denies bailing out Subrata Roy

A rescue plan for Sahara was thrown into disarray on Wednesday, when Spanish bank BBVA SA denied offering a credit line to the bank, scuppering the conglomerate’s claims it would use it to help secure

The controversy surrounding the banning of Leslee Udwin’s film India’s Daughter somehow glossed over the question as to how the permission to film the documentary was given, notwithstanding the well-e

In the early hours of January 11 this year, Priya Parameswaran Pillai, an Indian citizen, was all set to board an Air India flight to London from Delhi.