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  • India in Australia: Two Tests India should not have lost 8 hours 35 minutes ago

    Another Test is behind India, leaving a lot of ifs and buts. Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is right it doesn't matter how close you were to winning - what matters is the end result. India were beaten by four wickets to go down 0-2 in the four-match series. Looking at the...
  • 2nd Test: Sorry India surrender inside four days, Australia win by 4 wickets Yesterday

    An unforeseen change in batting order and some poor shot selection cost India another sorry Test defeat in Australia on Saturday as the hosts completed a four-wicket victory at the Gabba with more than a day to spare to go 2-0 up in the four-Test rubber. The visitors went downhill from...
  • Angry Ishant Sharma leaves Gabba because of no vegetarian food Yesterday

    Brisbane: Barely two weeks after mutually sharing the grief of Phillip Hughes' death, Indian team's relations with Cricket Australia is turning sour as pacer Ishant Sharma left the Gabba at lunch on the third day, after finding that there was no vegetarian preparation in the menu. Apparently they have been unhappy...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 2nd Test, Day 4 Yesterday

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 4 Round-up: Twenty wickets is what you need to win a Test, and that's where India have been found out so far in Australia as the visitors failed to dislodge the Australian tail quickly on day three to concede...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 2nd Test, Day 3 2 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 Round-up: India failed to drive home the advantage of a good start as Australia bowled them out for 408 on day two, thanks to Josh Hazlewood's 5 for 68 on debut, and then reached 221 for 4...
  • 2nd Test: Umesh Yadav checks Australia at 221/4 after India's 408 3 days ago

    India failed to drive home the advantage of a good start as Australia bowled them out for 408 on day two, thanks to Josh Hazlewood's 5 for 68 on debut, and then reached 221 for 4 at stumps after Umesh Yadav's triple strike kept India's hopes of taking a first-innings...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 2nd Test, Day 2 3 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 1 Round-up: Murali Vijay made up for the disappointment of his 99 in the first Test on Australia tour with his fifth century on day one of the second as India bagged the honours by reaching 311 for 4...
  • 2nd Test: India top Day 1 in Gabba with Murali Vijay's ton 4 days ago

    Murali Vijay made up for the disappointment of his 99 in the first Test on Australia tour with his fifth century on day one of the second as India bagged the honours on Thursday by reaching 311 for 4 at stumps. The day ended seven overs short of the stipulated 90...
  • India's Test series in Australia may begin in Adelaide December 1, 2014

    Adelaide: The Indian cricket team has decided to remain in Adelaide instead of travelling to Brisbane, further indicating that the Adelaide Test appears likely to become the first match of the India-Australia series. The Indian team were due to travel to Brisbane on Monday for the first Test, which has been...
  • Discussions about first Australia-India Test ongoing December 1, 2014

    Sydney: Cricket Australia and the Indian board (BCCI) remain in discussions over the future of the first Test between the two countries that was supposed to have started on Thursday in Brisbane. The Dec 4-8 match at the Gabba was postponed indefinitely on Saturday, following the death last Thursday of Australia...
  • Australia-India first Test postponed, new date yet to be announced November 29, 2014

    The first Test match between Australia and India in Brisbane will not start on December 4 as scheduled, Cricket Australia announced on Saturday. The statement is made by the cricket board following the tragic death of Australian opening batsman Phillip Hughes from a bouncer during a domestic match. Details about the Test...
  • I don't think it's right to play Brisbane Test, says Ponting November 29, 2014

    Former captain Ricky Ponting does not think it would be right for Australia's first Test against India in Brisbane next week to go ahead following the death of Phillip Hughes. No decision has yet been made over whether the game at the Gabba will start on schedule on Thursday and Ponting...
  • PM Modi's plane made to wait at Myanmar airport for 92 minutes November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Air India One plane was made to wait at the Nay Pyi Taw Airport in Myanmar last week for 92 minutes due to delay in refuelling it before it flew to Brisbane in Australia. The flight, scheduled to depart at 9:30 PM on Thursday, left...
  • G20 plans major investment initiatives in countries like India November 17, 2014

    Brisbane: The G20 has cited India among other countries for launch of major investment initiatives and for having a sustainable growth. A Brisbane Action plan released as part of the G20 communique also said that the state of the global economy calls for a comprehensive and coherent policy response that restores...
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives boomerang from aboriginal dancers November 17, 2014

    Sydney: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday received a boomerang as a present during a traditional welcome by aboriginal dance performers as he touched down in this Australian city. Modi termed the welcome "amazing". Modi, who arrived here from Brisbane, watched the aboriginal dance performance at his hotel. Later the dancers...
  • You will begin to find a difference in India: PM Modi assures Australian business leaders November 17, 2014

    Brisbane: Making a strong pitch for investment in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi while speaking to Australian business leaders on Monday said that his government is focusing on eliminating unnecessary laws and regulations and making processes easier and shorter to ensure that the government is more transparent. While attending a business...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 16, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • G20 endorses India: Has Modi changed discourse at international fora by raising black money issue? November 16, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for global cooperation to tackle black money. Addressing the G20 summit in Brisbane, PM Modi urged every jurisdiction, especially tax havens, to provide financial information in accordance with treaty obligations. ...
  • G-20 leaders agree on $2 trillion boost to growth November 16, 2014

    Brisbane: Under pressure to jolt the lethargic world economy back to life, leaders of G-20 nations on Sunday finalized a plan to boost global GDP by more than $2 trillion over five years. The fanfare, however, was overshadowed by tensions between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Western leaders. The communique from...
  • G20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over Ukraine November 16, 2014

    Brisbane: Leaders from the G20 group of nations agreed on Sunday to boost flagging global growth, tackle climate change and crack down on tax avoidance but ties between the West and Russia plummeted to a new low over the crisis in Ukraine. Russian President Vladimir Putin left the G20 summit in...
  • Newspapers in Brisbane talk about PM Modi's 'standout shake' with Tony Abbott November 16, 2014

    Newspapers in Brisbane talk about PM Narendra Modi's 'Standout Shake' with Tony Abbott. "The hug between Tony Abbott and Narendra Modi stood out. Good to see ties between India and Australia being strengthened," said Brisbane resident. ...
  • Watch: PM Modi's full speech at unveiling of Mahatma Gandhi statue in Brisbane November 16, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a bronze 2.5-metre long statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Roma Street Parkland in Australia's southeastern state of Queensland. "I firmly believe that Mahatma Gandhi is as relevant today as he was during his time," Modi said. ...
  • Watch: Indian Australians speak on Modi's visit November 16, 2014

    Indian Australians express their needs and wants from Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he visits the island nation on a three-day tour. ...
  • Watch: Modi lauds Brisbane for playing host to G20 Summit November 16, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing the people of Brisbane at Town Hall lauded their efforts for hosting the 2014 G20 Summit. ...
  • Modi unveils Mahatma Gandhi statue in Brisbane, Australia November 16, 2014

    Brisbane: On October 2- observed as Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary- a new era was born, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he addressed the Indian diaspora in Australia's Brisbane. "On October 2 (1869), a person was not born in Porbandar but an era was born," the PM said while unveiling a...
  • G20 backs Modi's strong pitch for repatriation of black money November 16, 2014

    Brisbane: In a victory for India, the G20 on Sunday endorsed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's strong pitch for repatriation of black money at its summit here, echoing the government's line on the need for transparency and disclosure of tax information. Modi while voicing India's support for a new global standard...
  • Watch: Aussies' take on Indo-Australia ties November 16, 2014

    After the much talked about hug between Tony abbot and PM Narendra Modi, CNN-IBN speaks to a few Australians on how they see Indo-Aus relations. ...
  • Live: Modi to unveil Mahatma Gandhi statue in Brisbane, Australia November 16, 2014

    Brisbane: Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is visiting Australia will unveil a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Brisbane on Sunday. Catch all the live updates here. ...