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Death toll rises to six in Australian floods

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.

Detective squad to probe Indian woman stabbing case in Australia

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.

Australia's New South Wales opposition leader resigns

 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.

Australia replace Gurinde Sandhu with Harry Conway in team facing India

Australia replace Gurinde Sandhu with Harry Conway in team facing India

 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 aiming for Champions League T20 triumph

Perth Scorchers aiming for Champions League T20 triumph

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.

Maxlife Insurance launches new customer centric initiative

The share of life insurance as part of personal finance portfolio is declining and its penetration has also been adversely affected.

Ex-Oz paceman Gary Gilmour passes away at 62

Former Australian paceman Gary Gilmour has passed away at the age of 62 after a long battle with ill health.

Sydney Thunder approached Tendulkar to play in BBL: Report

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.

Clarke says Warner`s play enough to push selection for Ashes

Australian Test captain Michael Clarke has said that his New South Wales teammate David Warner can do `no more` to push his selection for the winter Ashes as he is `just playing beautifully`.

David Warner scores match-winning century for NSW

Australian batsman David Warner has sent a powerful message to selectors with a blazing century for New South Wales after being overlooked for Australia`s two most recent one-day series.

Nic Maddinson credits `aggressive approach` for return to form

Australian cricketer Nic Maddinson has credited an aggressive approach to his return to form after he crunched 34 runs off just 16 balls in his T20 International debut against India.

Warner to apologise to grade club teammates for skipping match

Australian batsman David Warner is reportedly planning to apologise to the teammates of his grade-club for failing to turn up for their grade fixture last weekend in favour of a net session.

Warner warned to keep distractions to minimum

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.

Oz politician under fire for alleged `racial slur` against indigenous minister

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.

Taylor to join Cricket Australia board

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor was Friday elected the Cricket New South Wales (NSW) Independent representative on the Cricket Australia (CA) board.

Misconduct charges dropped against Lee by NSW

Former Australia speedster Brett Lee has escaped punishment for his criticism of NSW CEO David Gilbert as the misconduct charges against him were dropped by Cricket New South Wales (NSW) today.

Keep Cummins 100 per cent right for next summer: NSW CEO

Pat Cummins should not be rushed into the one-day squad for the upcoming tri-series, feels Cricket NSW chief executive David Gilbert.

Clarke different from Ponting as Oz captain: NSW coach

New South Wales coach Matthew Mott reckons that Michael Clarke would be “completely different” from Ponting in his style of captaincy.

Labour dispute may have claimed Indian`s life in NSW

An Indian man, whose partially-
burnt body was found in Australia`s New South Wales state last
week, could be the victim of a labour dispute.