SYDNEY

  • Sydney club probed for declaring early to give Clarke batting time 5 days ago

    Michael Clarke's Sydney cricket club is being probed for declaring at 17-0 during a local game on Sunday and claiming it was to boost the injured Australian captain's chances of batting time before the first Test against India next month. Clarke is racing to be fit for the Dec. 4 opener...
  • Live: Modi, Abbott pose with World Cup trophy at the Melbourne Cricket ground November 18, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Melbourne on the fourth and final leg of his Australia tour. India and Australia in Canberra signed five pacts after bilateral talks between Modi and Tony Abbott. While addressing the Australian Parlaiment Modi said that Australia will not be at the periphery of India's...
  • Modi, Abbott hold talks, seek enhanced economic partnership November 18, 2014

    Canberra: India and Australia on Tuesday sought early conclusion of negotiations for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and a closure on the civil nuclear deal as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterpart Tony Abbott held talks. After the two leaders held talks, India and Australia signed five pacts on social...
  • India to hold 'Make in India' show in Australia in 2015 November 18, 2014

    Canberra: India will hold a Make in India show in Australia in 2015, the Prime Minster's Office said on Tuesday after leaders of both the countries met in Canberra to discuss bilateral issues. "India will hold @makeinindia_ show in Australia in 2015," a tweet from the PMO said after Prime Minister...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 17, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 17, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Mudgal report gives clean chit to Srinivasan, Meiyappan indicted in IPL spot-fixing November 17, 2014

    Huge relief came N Srinivasan's way on Monday when findings of the Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee's report on IPL spot-fixing confirmed that he and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan were not involved in match-fixing; however, Srinivasan was aware of corruption in the IPL and Meiyappan did place bets. ...
  • Modi in Sydney: Sets deadline for merger of OCI and PIO schemes November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the differences between Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) schemes would be ended by January 2015. He promised visa-on-arrival facility soon for the Australian tourists and also said the Sydney Cultural Centre would be established by...
  • Modi's magic worked on us, say Indians in Australia November 17, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the crowd of Indian community in Australia during a cultural event at Sydney Olympic park in Australia. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: PM Modi in Sydney November 17, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the ultimate showman in politics. The country has not seen a Prime Minister like him before. He connects. He knows to how to reach out to the masses through technology. He knows how to pick his words carefully. He did the same thing at the...
  • Watch: Modi's full speech at Allphones Arena in Sydney November 17, 2014

    Like all his previous public programmes, Modi picked up the issues which appeal to common people. He elucidated it in simple words. Despite Monday being a working day and the first day of the week, his programme saw a huge turnout. ...
  • PM Narendra Modi is an enigma, excited to see him, says a perfromer November 17, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in Sydney for his 2nd leg of the Australian tour. CNN-IBN's Marya Shakil talks to the gropu of dancers who will be performing at the event. "Modi is an enigma. We are expecting a lot from him. Let's see what he does for India," said...
  • PM Narendra Modi in Sydney once again proves that he is India's ultimate showman in politics November 17, 2014

    Sydney: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the ultimate showman in politics. The country has not seen a Prime Minister like him before. He connects. He knows to how to reach out to the masses through technology. He knows how to pick his words carefully. He did the same thing at...
  • Sydney will get a dose of Modi-mania on his quick-fire, high-energy visit, says Australian media November 17, 2014

    Sydney: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday arrived on a whirlwind six-hour visit to Sydney on the second leg of his four-city tour of Australia. Australians newspapers and media are abuzz over Modi's visit to Australia. "Modi fever grips Sydney," said a headline in the Canberra Times. "The city will...
  • 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...
  • PM Modi receives traditional aboriginal welcome in Sydney November 17, 2014

    Sydney: Australia's aboriginal dancers on Monday gave a traditional welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he arrived here on a whirlwind six-hour visit to attend a reception hosted by the Indian community for him. Modi spent about five minutes at the lobby of Hotel Pullman and watched the four male...
  • Narendra Modi reaches Sydney, Indian diaspora prepares elaborate reception for PM November 17, 2014

    After meeting top businessmen over breakfast in Brisbane the PM has landed in Sydney where a grand reception awaits him. He just attended a cultural program. PM Modi while addressing businessmen in Brisbane spoke about the ease of doing business in India - saying that they will no longer...
  • PM Modi addresses Indian diaspora in Sydney: As it happened November 17, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Sydney on the second leg of his four-city tour of Australia. Modi, who arrived in Sydney from Brisbane after attending the G20 Summit, will proceed to Canberra tonight and later to Melbourne....
  • 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...
  • Members of the Dawoodi Bohra community in Sydney praise PM Modi November 16, 2014

    Members of the Dawoodi Bohra community in Sydney praise Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "Modi is a great PM and leader. PM Modi is working hard to develop India," said Dawoodi Bohra leader. ...
  • PM Narendra Modi fever grips Sydney ahead of Indian diaspora event November 16, 2014

    Brisbane: The Indian diaspora in Australia will seek to recreate the Madison Square Garden magic when they will host Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Sydney in the country's largest indoor arena. Modi, who is the first prime minister to visit Australia in 28 years after Rajiv Gandhi, will leave for Sydney...
  • Cartoon of the day: PM Modi in Australia November 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Brisbane in Australia early on Friday morning to attend the G20 summit of the world's developed and emerging economies this week. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 13, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 13, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • News 360: Burdwan blast probe trail reaches Jharkhand, NIA to visit Dhaka November 13, 2014

    The probe trail in Burdwan blast case has now reached Jharkhand. National Investigation Agency on Thursday interrogated Harun and Mohammad Hussain, the two aides of Jamaat operatives Sajid and Amjad who were arrested recently. The interrogation of these Jamaat operatives zeroed in on the names of these two individuals. ...
  • PM Modi's address at Sydney Olympic Park will be as good as US Madison Square's: RSS worker November 13, 2014

    The second stop in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's three-nation tour is Australia. He will also be addressing 15,000 members of the Indian community at Sydney Olympic Park. A Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh worker said the event will be as good as that happened in Madison Square in US. He said, "Modi's...
  • 3rd T20: Australia edge South Africa in a thriller to win series November 9, 2014

    Sydney: Cameron White made an unbeaten 41 to steer Australia to a two-wicket win over South Africa with a ball to spare in the third Twenty20 international on Sunday and to a 2-1 win in the three-match series. Australia stumbled to 62 for 4 after 8.1 overs, chasing South Africa's inadequate...
  • Junk food brands using Facebook to target young people October 26, 2014

    Melbourne: Junk food brands are engaging with young Facebook users to promote unhealthy foods which can contribute to obesity and lifestyle diseases, a new study has found. Researchers at the University of Sydney have shed light on the digital marketing strategies of energy dense, nutrient-poor food (EDNP) brands to teens...
  • Muslim organisation in Australia to start hotline September 22, 2014

    Canberra: Following the attack on a mosque in Sydney last week, the Islamic Council of Western Australia (ICWA) is planning to set up a hotline for its members in Western Australia, media reports said. A mosque was damaged in Sydney last week, said the organisation's spokesperson Abdullah Eshtewi, watoday.com reported. Over 800...
  • Three Big Bash League teams fined for breaching contract guidelines September 14, 2014

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia (CA) on Sunday announced that KFC Big Bash League teams, the Hobart Hurricanes, Brisbane Heat and Sydney Sixers, have each been fined for breaching the competition's Player Contracting and Remuneration Guidelines. The CA Integrity Unit found the Hurricanes entered into agreements with two players (Ben Dunk and Alex...