Order Of Australia

  • Three Australians of Indian origin get Australia Day honours January 30, 2014

    Three Australians of Indian origin have received Australia's prestigious civilian honours for their exceptional contribution to the society. Sadanandan Nambiar, Radhey Shyam Gupta and Pratish Chandra Bandopadhayay were the recipients of the Australia Day Honours, which were announced on January 26, the national day of Australia. Nambiar, who works with the Commonwealth...
  • 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...
  • First Aussie trip changed me as a cricketer: Tendulkar November 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar, who was on Tuesday conferred the Order of Australia, said the first trip Down Under way back in 199192 changed him as a cricketer and pointed out that the Aussies had a role in his transformation into a "tougher" player. "It [the 199192 tour of Australia] completely changed...
  • Tendulkar receives the Order of Australia in Mumbai November 6, 2012

    Sachin Tendulkar received the 'Order of Australia' in Mumbai and shared his memories of meeting with Don Bradman. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar receives Order of Australia November 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar has been conferred the Order of Australia by Australian minister Simon Crean for his service to IndiaAustralia relations by promoting goodwill, friendship and sportsmanship through the sport. Tendulkar, who is only the second Indian after Soli Sorabjee to get the honour, received the honour at a function in...
  • Sachin deserves Membership of Order of Australia: Gilly October 29, 2012

    Mumbai: Former Australian wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist on Monday came out in support of Sachin Tendulkar being conferred the Membership of the Order of Australia, saying that the senior Indian batsman has helped in forging relations between the two countries. Gilchrist's former opening partner Matthew Hayden was upset at Tendulkar getting the...
  • Why not make Sachin PM of Australia: Hayden October 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Australian opener Matthew Hayden has shown displeasure over Sachin Tendulkar getting the prestigious 'Order of Australia'. "I am not so sure. There are things that are sacred within our country," Hayden told Triple M Sydney's The Rush Hour. The 40yearold asserted that though Tendulkar is an iconic figure...
  • Australians admire Sachin a lot: Aus PM October 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Claiming that Sachin Tendulkar is widely admired in her country as in India, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard on Wednesday thanked the iconic cricketer for accepting the Membership of the Order of Australia. Addressing Indian industry chambers here at a luncheon meeting, Gillard said that the Australians admired...
  • Australian PM defends decision to honour Tendulkar October 17, 2012

    Julia Gillard said Sachin Tendulkar is admired by all in Australia and has impressed at every level and not just on the cricket field. ...
  • Questions raised over Tendulkar getting Australian honour October 17, 2012

    Questions have been raised over the decision to honour Sachin Tendulkar with an Order of Australia, with an Australian MP and sports commentators across the country terming it as 'soft diplomacy' from Australia to please the Indian government. While An Australian politician Rob Oakshott has questioned Prime Minister Julia Gillard's...
  • Tendulkar honoured to receive Order of Australia October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Senior India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was elated after it was announced that he will be conferred with the Membership of the Order of Australia and hoped it would further "cement the bond" between the two countries. "I indeed feel privileged and honoured at receiving this recognition," Tendulkar said from...
  • Aus PM hails Tendulkar as a rare talent October 29, 2012

    Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard said that Sachin Tendulkar is a rare talent and fits the bill for Order of Australia. ...
  • Order of Australia will be conferred on Tendulkar October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: An Order of Australia, an award given to an individual for his achievement or merit in service to Australia or humanity in general, will be conferred on Sachin Tendulkar for his contribution to the sport, the country's Prime Minister Julia Gillard said here on Tuesday. Making the announcement during...