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  • G20 meet begins amid clamour for transparency in Fed tapering February 22, 2014

    G20 ministers on Saturday began their two-day deliberations to work out a "real and tangible framework" to push global growth amid clamour for a more transparent tapering programme by the US Fed Reserve with a view to reducing volatility in the global financial markets. Australia, which is the chair of the...
  • Wax figure of Sachin Tendulkar unveiled at SCG April 20, 2013

    Sydney: Sachin Tendulkar has made an unscheduled appearance at the Sydney Cricket Ground as a lifesized wax figure of the Indian batsman was unveiled in front of a throng of cricket fans. Local Indian fans, known as the Swami Army, cheered and sang Indian chants as the "Little Master" was unveiled...
  • Australia aim to bid Hussey farewell in style January 2, 2013

    Sydney: Australia captain Michael Clarke vowed to strive for a 30 clean sweep against Sri Lanka in the final Test starting Thursday to give retiring batsman Michael Hussey a fitting sendoff. Clarke has opted for a fourman pace attack after Australia's crushing innings victory against the tourists in last week's...