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‘I would have been happy to lose to Rafa,’ an emotional Federer says after winning the Aus open

It was the 35-year-old Federer's first major title since Wimbledon in 2012.

29 Jan 2017 9:20 PM

3 Indian-origin men conferred with Australia's highest civilian award

They were honored for their contributions in the field of medicine and work towards the community.

27 Jan 2017 1:14 PM

Australian Open: Mirza-Dodig race into mixed doubles 2nd round

The Indo-Croatian pair produced a resilient performance throughout the match to record a comfortable 7-5, 6-4 win.

21 Jan 2017 7:02 PM

Australia: 5-yr-old Sikh student denied school enrolment for wearing turban

Students should be able to wear their significant religious symbols and articles of faith, said the five-yr-old's father.

17 Jan 2017 5:15 PM

Australia hire Sridharan Sriram as spin consultant for India tour

40-year-old Sridharan said he is excited for the 4-Test series, beginning February 23 in Pune.

17 Jan 2017 10:55 AM


'Selfish' Serena says engagement hasn't sunk in

The American powerhouse got engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.

14 Jan 2017 11:06 AM

Drug to ‘melt’ cancer cells in chronic cases

Venetoclax has been approved for some stage-four patients of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, say scientists.

11 Jan 2017 5:13 AM

Australia crush Pakistan at MCG, clinch Test series

Mitchell Starc clinched a figure of four for 36 as Pakistan were bundled out for mere 163 runs in their second innings.

30 Dec 2016 4:14 PM

TV commentator Mark Nicholas taken ill

It is learnt that the 59-year-old Nicholas was doing much better this evening and is in good spirits.

26 Dec 2016 2:32 PM

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