Australia Day

  • Indiaborn scientist honoured in Australia January 27, 2014

    An Indiaborn scientist has been recognised by the Australian government for his distinguished service to science, particularly in the field of sustainable productivity and management of forests. Sadanandan Nambiar, a researcher at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) in Australia's capital Canberra was recognised with the Medal of the...
  • Twitter slur lands exAussie cricketer in soup January 27, 2012

    Adelaide: Former Australian cricketer Rodney Hogg found himself in the middle of a controversy over his tweet which was described as "more than despicable" by a leader of an Islamic group. The former fast bowler, who claimed 123 wickets in his sixyearold career of 38 Tests for Australia, had taken a...