Christchurch's 2015 World Cup stadium inaugurated
Christchurch's 2015 World Cup stadium inaugurated

Hagley Oval Pavilion, which will host the ICC World Cup opener, was inaugurated at a ceremony here attended by over 150 guests, including New Zealand Prime Minister John Key and Christchurch mayor Lianne Dalziel.

England RFU criticised for shirts featuring Victoria Cross
England RFU criticised for shirts featuring Victoria Cross

The Victoria Cross Trust on Wednesday criticised England`s Rugby Football Union for its use of the Victoria Cross emblem on new international team shirts.

Protest against Fiji leader in Australia

Fiji coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama`s campaign rally in Sydney was met by a protest on Saturday, as the military strongman prepares for the Pacific state`s first election in eight years.

Sri Lanka return to winning ways

Sri Lanka secured their first victory on English soil this season with a crushing 128-run win over Kent in a one-day match at Canterbury on Friday.

Craig McMillan appointed Kiwi batting coach for Windies tour

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has appointed former Test cricketer Craig McMillan as the team`s national batting coach for their upcoming tour of West Indies.

New Archbishop of Canterbury enthroned

The new archbishop of Canterbury was formally enthroned on Thursday and questions about the Church of England`s opposition tosame-sex marriage greeted his promotion.

Archbishop of Canterbury to step down

Williams, who was appointed to the post in 2002, will step down at the end of December and take up his new role in January.

Archbishop of Canterbury welcomes royal wedding

Rowan Williams urges people to embrace the meaning of the wedding.