The death toll from heavy rains that inundated Australia`s east coast has climbed to six, as flood warnings continued Sunday following a severe deluge that cut power to thousands of homes and isolated numerous communities.
Australia on Monday assured India that the perpetrators of the fatal knife attack on an Indian woman IT professional in a Sydney suburb will be brought to justice and a special detective squad has been assigned to probe the "brutal and cowardly" assault.
The leader of the opposition in Australia`s New South Wales (NSW) state resigned Tuesday over revelations that he provided electoral help to the Sydney hostage crisis gunman Man Haron Monis, reported media.
New South Wales (NSW) fast bowler Harry Conway replaced bowler Gurinder Sandhu in the CA XI squad in the first tour match against India as the Indian-origin player was selected for the NSW Blues’ squad that will play South Australia in their Sheffield Shield clash Nov 25.
Perth Scorchers may have failed to win a single game at last year's Champions League Twenty20 but the Justin Langer-coached side is hoping to set the record straight this year by winning the tournament.
Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was reportedly approached by the Big Bash League (BBL) franchise Sydney Thunder to feature in this year`s edition of the Twenty20 tournament, but eventually the deal could not be reached.
Cricket New South Wales (NSW) has reportedly warned Australian batsman David Warner that he needs to keep his `distractions to a minimum` and focus on getting runs following his skipping his grade club match in favour of net practice.
Premier of NSW, Barry O`Farell has been reportedly called on to apologise for a perceived racial slur against Labor frontbencher Linda Burney and saying that she hadn`t achieved her career success on merit.