May 28, 2009 – In wake of the recent attacks on Indian students in Australia, the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Stephen Smith has said that he is appalled by these attacks.
Hyderabad: January 24, 2009 – The annular solar eclipse, the first in the year, will be visible across the world on January 26 beginning from southern parts of Africa, Antarctica, South East Asia and Australia.
New Delhi, India: October 31, 2008 – IR Summary/Agencies – The Board today, after having found Indian Opener Gautam Gambhir guilty of hitting Australian all-rounder Shane Watson with his elbow during the ongoing third Test match, which is taken as an act of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct, banned him for a Test match to be played on November 6th.
Mohali, India – October 21, 2008 – IR Summary/Agencies – Paceman Zaheer Khan took three wickets in four balls here today to rub out Australia’s last, limited chances of forcing a draw and pushed India to a comprehensive 320-run victory in the second cricket test, a great win for India that enhanced the grade of their Cricket.
October 13, 2008 – The match between Australia and India is drawn, Zaheer Khan declared man of the match. Well, that was a very fair end to a game fought equally fiercely by both teams. It was not the new style of playing test cricket but the age old classic style of playing.
Bangalore, India: October 8, 2008 – Australian Captain Ricky Ponting said that the main aim of his team would be to target the senior players of the Indian team including Sachan Tendulkar, when the opening of the four-test series starts here today. Around 100 cricket fans in India were interviewed, 85% retaliated that Australia may not succeed in their strategy, Seniors are still tough to face.
Mumbai: October 01, 2008 – Ending days of speculation, Sourav Ganguly retained his place while Amit Mishra and Subramaniam Badrinath are the new faces in the Indian squad for the first two Tests against Australia.
Vienna: September 6, 2008 – IR Summary/Agencies – The environment at Vienna is hot, Austria, Ireland and New Zealand, among the 45-member Group have prevented a consensus in favor of India. The US and India are seriously changing the wordings to suit the objecting countries. As per sources in anonymity, both America and India have arrived at consensus on the language of the Revise Draft in principle which shall be placed before the NSG Meet.
New Delhi, India: September 2, 2008 -IR Summary/TNN – The Indo-US Nuclear Deal may take a dangerous turn because China does not want India to get a clean chit in the NSG meet. It has indicated that it would raise its concern in the next meet and that was earlier anticipated by some quarters. Russia and America are making their efforts to persuade China not to obstruct the clearance.
New Delhi, India: September 2, 2008 -IR Summary/TNN – The Indo-US Nuclear Deal may take a dangerous turn because China does not want India to get a clean chit in the NSG meet. It has indicated that it would raise its concern in the next meet and that was earlier anticipated by some quarters.