ICC Women's T20 World Cup: Radha Yadav, Shafali Verma help India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

Radha Yadav bagged a four-wicket haul before Shafali Verma produced yet another decent performance with the bat as India thrash Sri Lanka by seven wickets in their final Group A clash of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup at the Junction Oval in Melbourne on Saturday. 

Feb 29, 2020, 09:10 AM IST

ICC Women's T20 WC: India beat New Zealand by 3 runs, reach semi-finals

The Harmanpreet Kaur-led side was able to maintain pressure on the rivals by taking early wickets as the Kiwis began the 134-run chase. Shafali Verma was once again the star with the bat for India as she slammed a well-composed knock of 46 runs off 34 balls laced with three sixes and 4 fours.

Feb 27, 2020, 13:01 PM IST

Shah Rukh Khan's video of helping PhD scholar fix her coat goes viral, internet showers love – Watch

A prelude even to Indian Film Festival of Melbourne was held in Mumbai ahead of the main function in Melbourne this year.

Feb 27, 2020, 11:04 AM IST

ICC Women's T20 World Cup India vs New Zealand live score, news

Continuing their stellar run, India thrashed New Zealand by three runs in a last-ball thriller in the crucial group A match of ICC Women's World Cup 2020 at Junction Oval in Australia's Melbourne on Thursday (February 27, 2020). 

Feb 27, 2020, 08:54 AM IST

India vs New Zealand ICC Women's T20 World Cup Dream 11, Junction Oval pitch, Melbourne weather report

India take on New Zealand in their third Group A match of ICC Women's T20 World Cup at Junction Oval in Australia's Melbourne on Thursday (February 27, 2020). Both the team are unbeaten in the tournament so far with India at the top of Group A with two wins in two matches and New Zealand in the second spot after beating Sri Lanka in their opener.

Feb 26, 2020, 19:50 PM IST

India women vs Australia women tri series 2020: How the match progressed

 Indian women's cricket team faces Australia in a virtual semi-final in the Tri Series 2020 on Saturday (February 8, 2020) at Junction Oval in Melbourne with the winner taking on England in the final on Wednesday at the same venue. Join for live scores and news updates of the match.

Feb 08, 2020, 06:42 AM IST

Shah Rukh Khan wins La Trobe doctorate for humanitarian work

Shah Rukh has said that he has "experienced firsthand the superficiality of social values that place a woman's appearance before her inner worth."

Aug 09, 2019, 12:13 PM IST

Melbourne to continue to host Australian Grand Prix until 2025

Australia is part of the motor-sport history as the country has been hosting Formula 1 World Championship since 1985.

Jul 19, 2019, 13:33 PM IST

Melbourne to launch Uber Air pilot program

"Test flights (are) due to start from 2020 and plans for commercial operations (will) commence from 2023," Uber announced in a statement, reported Efe news. Dallas and Los Angeles in the US are the other two pilot cities.

Jun 12, 2019, 13:43 PM IST

One dead in shooting outside Australia nightclub, three injured

Sunday`s shooting took place around 3.20 a.m. in the lively entertainment district of Melbourne`s southeastern suburb of Prahran, police said.

Apr 14, 2019, 12:27 PM IST

Former Vatican Treasurer George Pell jailed for six years for sexually abusing choir boys

Pell is the most senior Catholic worldwide to be convicted for child sex offences 

Mar 13, 2019, 08:23 AM IST

Formula One approves point for fastest lap from Australian Grand Prix

Formula One, which will mark its 1,000th race this year at the Chinese Grand Prix, awarded a point for the fastest lap over the first decade of its existence as a world championship from 1950-59.

Mar 12, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Australia quick Josh Hazlewood confident he'll be fit for World Cup

The paceman, who has taken 72 wickets in 44 one-dayers, has been ruled out of the upcoming limited overs tour of India and the ODI series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates that follows. 

Feb 14, 2019, 09:19 AM IST

Formula 1 to hold first-ever season launch ahead of Australia Grand Prix

The free public event on Wednesday, March 13, will involve all 20 race drivers and the 10 team principals in the Melbourne's Federation Square. 

Jan 30, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

Australian Open: Epic Serena Williams win took toll, Karolina Pliskova says after Naomi Osaka loss

Pliskova was down 1-5 against Williams in the final set, before producing a fightback to claim a quarter-final win over the American great.

Jan 24, 2019, 16:17 PM IST

Australian Open: Petra Kvitova defeats Danielle Collins to reach women's final

The eighth seeded Czech will meet U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka, as she bids for her first Grand Slam triumph since claiming the second of her Wimbledon titles in 2014.

Jan 24, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Battling Kei Nishikori faces big test against reigning Novak Djokovic

Nishikori overcame Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta in his third five-setter in four rounds on Monday and has spent nearly 14 hours on court at Melbourne, more than any other player.

Jan 23, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Boris Becker urges Andy Murray to consider surgery in order to prolong career

Murray has struggled to regain form since undergoing a hip operation last January and was knocked out in the first round of the ongoing Australian Open. 

Jan 23, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

People should let him have his space: Kohli on Dhoni, after historic ODI series triumph against Australia

Veteran MS Dhoni, who was named as the man of the series, stepped up with a quality knock yet again following an early dismissal for the openers and skipper Virat Kohli. 

Jan 18, 2019, 18:43 PM IST