Tue, 15 Oct 2019

Aussie skipper Paine backs Smith's return to captaincy

Sydney - Australian captain Tim Paine has addressed speculation over whether Steve Smith will again lead the team once a ...

Gareth Evans: how to be a successful political leader

This is an edited extract from a presentation to Leon Mann Leadership Forum, co-sponsored by Academy of Social Sciences in ...

Why the winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Economics matter for me

For most people the second week in October probably doesn't hold much promise.Longer days for some, perhaps. But for those ...

Guan Wei review: feng shui for a vision of a world in harmony

It seems appropriate that a painting titled Feng Shui dominates the new exhibition of Guan Wei's work at Sydney's Museum ...

ICC scraps boundary count rule

Dubai [UAE], Oct 15 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday scrapped the boundary count rule and in case of ...

Trump's China handshake fails to lift economic gloom

The pledges China and the US made to keep prospects alive for a comprehensive trade deal did little to alter ...

Federer will compete at Tokyo Olympics

Paris - Roger Federer announced Monday he will compete at next year's Tokyo Olympics in a bid to claim the ...

Women's Cricket event prize money receives major boost

Dubai [UAE], Oct 14 (ANI): The prize money for International Cricket Council (ICC) women's events will be increased by USD ...

Gauff salutes Federer's words of wisdom

Linz - Coco Gauff hailed Roger Federer for his words of wisdom as the 15-year-old US prodigy on Sunday became ...

Australia's Marsh injures bowling hand punching wall

Perth- Australian Mitchell Marsh was nervously waiting Monday to see how badly he has hurt his bowling hand after punching ...

We need to count LGBTI communities in the next census - here's why

There's an old maxim: not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.But there ...

Define the boundaries in new phase of Australia-China relationship: Wong

Shadow foreign minister Penny Wong says Australia needs to "define the boundaries" of its engagement with China now the relationship ...

Three charts on: why congestion charging is fairer than you might think

Congestion charging should be introduced in Australia's largest cities, as Grattan Institute's latest report shows. Our analysis also finds that ...

Pressure eases on Meyer as Stade Francais grab vital win

Paris - Stade Francais assistant coach Pieter De Villiers hailed his team's 33-30 win over Toulon as an "important victory" ...

Here's another reason for you to get cataract surgery

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 13 (ANI): The ability of cataract surgery to restore sight is well known and now researchers ...

Bhubaneswar: Bird lover converts his house into an aviary

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Oct 13 (ANI): A hardcore bird lover in the city has converted his entire house into an ...

Australian Minister Slams Chinese Communist Party

SYDNEY - One of Australia's most senior government ministers has accused the Chinese Communist Party of behaving in ways that ...

Langer unsure if Smith wants Australia captaincy back

Sydney - Steve Smith's ban on leading Australia ends in March but the star batsman may not want the Test ...

Proteas pummelled in Pune as India make history

Pune - Umesh Yadav led an inspired bowling display as India thrashed South Africa by an innings and 137 runs ...

Mitchell Marsh sustains right-hand injury

Perth [Australia], Oct 13 (ANI): Western Australian skipper Mitchell Marsh on Sunday sustained a right-hand injury during his team's Marsh ...

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Russian president in Riyadh with relations at unprecedented high

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Saudi Arabia on his first state visit to the ...

Son of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden goes on the attack

WASHINGTON, DC - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's son on Sunday rejected claims of wrongdoing in relation to his ...

Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces get helping hand from Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Syrian government is deploying troops to the north of the country to help the Kurdish-led Syrian ...

Typhoon Hagibis rips through Japan causing widespread flooding

TOKYO, Japan - Japan is counting the cost after one of the most devastating storms to hit the country in ...

Japan Vs Scotland match on Sunday at Yokohama given green light

TOKYO, Japan - The Rugby World Cup will resume its normal schedule on Sunday after disruptions brought about by a ...

HRW: All parties in north Syrian conflict should respect human rights

The Turkish offensive in Northeast Syria points to an urgent need for the Turkish Armed Forces, Kurdish-led forces, and all ...

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