Tag: Australia

‘The whole city was dark’: China rations electricity for millions

By Vivian Wang In the city of Yiwu in eastern China, authorities turned off streetlights for several days and ordered factories to open only part-time....

India leads Australia by 62 after taking lead in 1st test

ADELAIDE: India took a vital 53-run first-innings lead despite dropping at least four catches Friday on the second day of the first cricket test against...

India, Australia condemn use of ‘terrorist proxies’ for cross-border terrorism

New Delhi: In a veiled reference to Pakistan, India, and Australia on Thursday condemned the use of “terrorist proxies” for cross-border terrorism, and called for...

When China battles the world’s biggest coal exporter, coal loses

SYDNEY: China is forcing Australia to confront what many countries are concluding: The coal era is coming to an end. China has now officially blocked...

ICC announces schedule for 2022 Women’s World Cup, India to open against a qualifier

Dubai: India will open their campaign in the rescheduled Women’s ODI World Cup against a qualifier on March 6, 2022 at Tauranga’s Bay Oval in...

Eyeing Clean Sweep: India ready to crush Aussie morale in 3rd T20 International

Sydney: The series pocketed and their confidence restored, India would eye nothing less than a clean sweep when they take on an Australian side significantly...

Nation rugby players sing Australia’s national anthem in Indigenous language for first time before match

Performing arts student Olivia Fox sang a powerful rendition of the national anthem, first in the language of the Eora Nation — a group of...

For these Australians, moving home means sawing up a property and driving it hundreds of miles away

Workers had spent two days sawing the house’s timber frame into three pieces 30 meters (98 feet) long and 8 meters (26 feet) wide, so...

Ind vs Aus: Kohli and team look to take winning momentum into T20Is

CANBERRA [AUSTRALIA]: After securing a consolation win in the third and final ODI against Australia, Virat Kohli and boys would now be looking to carry...

How to Watch India vs Australia Live Stream

India’s tour of Australia began on Friday with the first of three one-day internationals in Sydney — the city will also host the second ODI,...

Poor bowling costs India opening ODI despite valiant Hardik Pandya show

SYDNEY: Hardik Pandya’s career-best effort wasn’t good enough to compensate for a forgettable bowling effort as India slumped to a 66-run defeat against Australia in...

From Gulf war to the pandemic, Indian chef is on a one-man mission to feed the hungry | India News

Melbourne: As bombs dropped over the city of Baghdad, a lone figure would tiptoe out the backdoor of a luxury hotel at night. After walking...

Sharks have killed 7 people in Australia this year, the most since 1934. Climate change could be a factor

Days of searching uncovered the man’s surfboard, but his body was never found. He was counted as Australia’s seventh shark attack victim this year —...

India joins UK-led fight against encrypted online messages | India News

LONDON: India is among seven countries to back a UK-led campaign against end-to-end encryption of messages by social media giants such as Facebook, which they...

India, US, Japan, Australia hold meet on Indo-Pacific under Quad framework

Senior officials of India, the US, Japan and Australia on Friday held a virtual meeting under the framework of Quadrilateral coalition or “Quad“, focusing on...

Aggressive social media campaign aims to reunite Oz families torn apart by pandemic | India News

MELBOURNE: A number of families in Australia, including desi ones, who have been separated from their kin due to strict Covid-19 travel curbs have started...

New Zealand marks 100 days of coronavirus elimination

WELLINGTON: New Zealand on Sunday marked 100 days since it stamped out the spread of the coronavirus, a rare bright spot in a world that...

Australia coronavirus: Victoria declares ‘state of disaster,’ locking down millions in Melbourne

Daniel Andrews told Victorians at a news conference that “we have to do more, and we have to do more right now,” as the state...

ET Explains: Making internet majors pay for news content they make money from

THE PROBLEM? Two US Internet giants — Google, and Facebook — are major distributors for news publishers. They ferry more than 80% of external traffic...

Navy significantly expands deployment in Indian Ocean following border row with China: Sources | India News

NEW DELHI: The Indian Navy has deployed a large number of frontline warships and submarines in the Indian Ocean Region(IOR) in the wake of the...

Australian watchdog accuses Google of privacy breaches

CANBERRA: Australia’s consumer watchdog launched court action against Google on Monday alleging the technology giant misled account holders about its use of their personal data....

Australia: First country outside S China Sea region to approach UN on China’s claims

NEW DELHI: Australia has become the first country outside the South China Sea region to approach the United Nations over China’s territorial claims and development...

Indigenous Australians had their languages taken from them, and it’s still causing issues today

By the time she died in 1905, Smith was the last native speaker of her people’s language. It was one of more than 250 distinct...

Australia announces $186 billion in defense spending amid rising tensions in the Indo-Pacific

Speaking at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra Wednesday, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Australia was facing its toughest international situation since the lead-up...

In this Australian hotel, refugee and asylum seeker guests are not allowed to leave

Their signs are mostly made from bin bags stuck together with tape, and secured to the railing with shoelaces. “Where is justice?” one reads. All...