We are long way off the world`s best at the moment: Eoin Morgan
We are long way off the world`s best at the moment: Eoin Morgan

England one-day captain Eoin Morgan accepted his side still had a lot to learn in 50-over cricket after a 59-run defeat by world champions Australia at the Ageas Bowl.

Lleyton Hewitt says goodbye to US Open in five-set loss
Lleyton Hewitt says goodbye to US Open in five-set loss

 Lleyton Hewitt made an emotional and dramatic US Open farewell Thursday, eliminated by Australian compatriot Bernard Tomic in his final match at the site of his first Grand Slam title.

Matthew Wade leads Australia to victory over England in 1st ODI
Matthew Wade leads Australia to victory over England in 1st ODI

Matthew Wade`s unbeaten 71 laid the platform for World Cup-holders Australia`s 59-run win over England in the first day/night one-day international in Southampton on Thursday.

Australia calls for deeper counter-terrorism cooperation with India

Asserting that no country should export militancy, Australia Thursday called for deeper counter-terrorism cooperation with India, including intelligence sharing to fight the growing threat of online radicalism, as it sought to ramp up bilateral defence ties.

Australia should brace for small-scale terror: AG

Australians should be prepared for more small-scale and "lone wolf" attacks as the threat of terrorism evolves, Attorney-General George Brandis said Thursday, in an address to the first international forum on countering improvised explosive devices (IEDs).

Only 7% Pakistanis have faith in Narendra Modi
Only 7% Pakistanis have faith in Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi, who became the Indian Prime Minister after securing a huge victory in the 2014 General Election, has huge support in Vietnam.

IS militants worse than Nazis: Australian PM

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was slammed by Jewish groups today after saying that Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria were worse than Nazis as they "boast about their evil".

Islamic State militants worse than Nazis: Australian PM

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was slammed by Jewish groups Thursday after saying that Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria were worse than Nazis as they "boast about their evil".

Australia-Indonesia ties back in `very good shape`: FM

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on Thursday said ties with Indonesia were in "very good shape" after plunging this year when Jakarta executed two Australians, hailing her relationship with "text buddy" counterpart Retno Marsudi.

Neighbours sponsoring terrorism: India tells Australia

 In an obvious reference to Pakistan, India on Wednesday conveyed to Australia that some neighbouring countries were sponsoring terrorism and favoured global efforts to curb terror financing.

Australia warns against 'militarisation' of South China Sea

Severely critical of Chinese military assertiveness in the South China Sea, Australia on Wednesday warned against "intimidation and aggression" in the disputed waters and maintained that India's role was crucial to stability in the Indian Ocean region.

Former Australia PM Kevin Rudd wanted Hillary Clinton sympathy: Emails

 Former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd sought a sympathetic phone call from Hillary Clinton after being dumped as leader in 2010, but days later had not got one, a new batch of emails from the US presidential front runner shows.

Shane Watson's pads take evasive action in ironic dismissal
Shane Watson's pads take evasive action in ironic dismissal

Shane Watson`s pads have never tired of planting themselves between ball and stumps but on Monday in Cardiff their failure to do so delivered the ultimate punchline at the Australian`s expense.

Australia looking to boost defence cooperation with India: Andrews

Describing India as an emerging superpower, Australian Defence Minister Kevin Andrews said he will explore a range of new ideas to set the direction of bilateral defence cooperation during his visit to the country.

England`s Eoin Morgan glad to justify Angus Fraser`s faith
England`s Eoin Morgan glad to justify Angus Fraser`s faith

England Twenty20 captain Eoin Morgan thanked his county boss Angus Fraser after marking his return to cricket with a fine 74 in his side`s five-run win over Australia in Cardiff on Monday.

Australian defence minister likely to meet PM Narendra Modi today
Australian defence minister likely to meet PM Narendra Modi today

Australian Defence Minister Kevin Andrews, who arrived in India on Monday evening, will on Tuesday likely hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Bizarre! Teen left horrified after doctors discover 26 cockroaches inside right ear
Bizarre! Teen left horrified after doctors discover 26 cockroaches inside right ear

A 19-year-old, who went to his doctor complaining of a ear ache, was horrified when he was told that 26 cockroaches were living inside his ear.

Revived Eoin Morgan ready for Australia T20 clash
Revived Eoin Morgan ready for Australia T20 clash

England Twenty20 captain Eoin Morgan believes he is "twice the man" after taking several weeks off ahead of Monday`s match against Australia in Cardiff.

No excuses for not winning World T20 in India, says David Warner
No excuses for not winning World T20 in India, says David Warner

Australia will not use Indian conditions as an excuse if they fail to win the World T20 in the subcontinent next year, opening batsman David Warner has said.

Australia urges more European nations to join Islamic State air strikes

Australia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq as a way of tackling the escalating refugee crisis gripping the continent.