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Criticism of team, captain Smith just 'bizarre': Warner

Misbah-ul-Haq's side were dismissed for 450 on the final day at the Gabba, chasing a victory target of 490.

24 Dec 2016 6:33 PM

Muslim woman assaulted with beer bottle in Australia, hijab torn

The victim waited for an hour before calling the police again who allegedly told her there was no log of her previous emergency call.

20 Dec 2016 4:30 PM

Aus preschoolers to learn Hindi as foreign language

Birmingham said almost 10,000 children had been part of the programme that helps students and their teachers to learn new languages.

14 Nov 2016 12:36 PM

Clothes may be made of diamond nanothreads

Diamond nanothreads may be used to make clothes, electronics and construction materials in the future, scientists have claimed.

10 Nov 2016 3:02 AM

Victoria bitter as Glenn Maxwell carries drinks for state

Glenn Maxwell’s stock in international cricket has continued its slide, with the enigmatic talent left to carry the drinks for Victoria in Australia’s domestic Sheffield Shield.

27 Oct 2016 6:44 AM


IVF babies of 40-plus women are at lesser risks

Babies born to women aged over 40 from assisted reproduction have fewer birth defects compared with those from women who conceive naturally at that age, a new study has found.

18 Oct 2016 12:38 AM

High on water You could end up in coma

Drinking too much water may cause potentially fatal water intoxication, claims a new study which has for the first time identified the mechanism that regulates fluid intake in the human body and stops

10 Oct 2016 2:06 AM

Lack of proper sleep impairs facial recognition

Lack of proper sleep can impact the accuracy of face identification, researchers have found, suggesting that the crucial “passport task” by officers can be affected by poor sleep.

09 Oct 2016 1:07 AM

Josh Hazlewood sweating on India tour

Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood, who has played 20 Tests since debuting against India at the Gabba in 2014, says playing on the spinning pitches of the subcontinent, like he did this winter again

08 Oct 2016 12:05 AM

Doctors to have a robot surgeon that can feel

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, claim to have developed the world’s first robotic surgical system that can give surgeons the sense of touch while they conduct keyhole surgery using a comp

03 Oct 2016 1:28 AM


600-year-old murder mystery solved

Indigenous communities used deadly boomerangs and clubs

27 Sep 2016 6:34 AM

World’s first recorded computer music restored

University of Canterbury composer Jason Long and Prof. Jack Copeland, who restored the 65-year-old recording.(Photo: AFP)

27 Sep 2016 6:31 AM

Prince William and Kate visit Canada for 8-day trip

Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate were to arrive in British Columbia Saturday for an eight-day trip during which they will view spectacular nature sites and meet with refugees and indigenous

25 Sep 2016 7:27 AM

Jet fuel may grow on trees!

Australia’s iconic gum trees may be used to produce enough low-carbon renewable jet fuel to power five per cent of the world’s aviation industry, a new study has claimed.

20 Sep 2016 12:40 AM

Playing in India is the toughest challenge: Graeme Hick

Newly appointed Australia batting coach Graeme Hick feels that team's premier batsmen would have to "show more patience" and adaptability when they tour India early next year in what will be an imposi

17 Sep 2016 2:58 AM


Grow a full beard and you can floor her

Men, take note!

14 Sep 2016 1:42 AM

Australia teen pilot makes solo flight record

An Australian teenager has become the youngest person to fly solo around the world in a single-engine aircraft, completing the 45,000-kilometre trip in almost two months.

29 Aug 2016 6:25 AM

Australia may deny work visas to foreign doctors

Australia’s health department on Tuesday favoured imposing a ban on overseas-trained doctors from applying for work visas to end shortage of locally trained medicos, a move likely to hit Indian doctor

10 Aug 2016 6:14 AM

Australian woman can recite all seven Harry Potter books

Girls take a selfie with a copy of J.K. Rowling’s new book, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, during an event to ma-rk its launch at a mall in Chennai on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)

02 Aug 2016 6:48 AM

Muslim woman told to remove hijab for job application in New Zealand

She said she was told it was a 'waste of time' if she would not remove her hijab.

24 Jul 2016 2:08 PM