SYDNEY

  • Sydney: People take selfies near attack site, face outrage December 16, 2014

    While the hostage crisis was unfolding in Sydney, tourists and locals at the scene of action used the moment to take selfies. Some people took selfies with television cameras in the background, others positioned themselves in Martin Place, where the cafe is located, and smiled and took selfies despite the...
  • Watch: Timeline of Sydney siege December 16, 2014

    Watch the 17-hour-long siege that unfolded in the Lindt Chocolate Cafe in downtown Sydney on Monday. ...
  • Sydney: Twitteratis come out in support of Muslim women abused on a bus December 16, 2014

    Thousands have come out to show their solidarity with Muslims and are tweeting with the hashtag 'I will ride with you'. The movement was started after reports that some women in burqas were abused on a bus in Sydney following the hostage crisis. Anti-Muslim sentiment flared as chilling images from...
  • Sydney siege ends, 2 dead December 15, 2014

    Australian security forces on Tuesday stormed the Sydney's Lindt cafe where several hostages were being held at gunpoint, in what looked like the dramatic denouement to a standoff that had dragged on for more than 16 hours. ...
  • Sydney crisis ends as police storm Lindt cafe December 15, 2014

    Australian security forces on Tuesday stormed the Sydney's Lindt cafe where several hostages were being held at gunpoint, in what looked like the dramatic denouement to a standoff that had dragged on for more than 16 hours. ...
  • Hostage calls up Radio presenter from Sydney's Lindt cafe December 15, 2014

    A radio show host in Australia told CNN that one of the hostages inside the Sydney cafe got in touch with him and he could hear the gunman giving instructions to the hostages. ...
  • Sydney hostage incident terrifying, can't say if it's politically motivated: Australian PM December 15, 2014

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott convened a meeting of his security inner circle in his Cabinet to discuss the response to the hostage-taking. An armed man has taken undisclosed number of people hostage at a popular cafe sparking a security alert in Australia. ...
  • At least 1 armed offender holds several hostage at Sydney's Chocolate cafe December 15, 2014

    Nearly 50 people have been taken hostage in a Sydney cafe by at least 1 gunman. A black flag with Arabic writing has been put up on the shop window. Major landmarks in the city such as the Sydney Opera House have been evacuated. ...
  • 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'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. ...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Watch: Experts' opinion on PM Modi's visit to Australia November 17, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Parikshit Luthra talks to the panel of experts on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Australia. ...
  • We hope Modi fulfills his promises, say NRIs November 17, 2014

    "Modi Express", a special train carrying over 220 passengers who will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first public lecture in Sydney, was flagged off on Sunday by an Australian minister in Melbourne. "The journey was very exciting," said an NRI. ...
  • Modi's speech in Sydney: Behind the scenes November 17, 2014

    A grand reception has been planned for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Sydney's Allphones Arena. "The whole program aim is to bring the diversity of India in one theme. There willl be program from different parts of India- East, West, North to south all the cultural languages and religions will...
  • Australian government excited about the event: Ram Madhav November 17, 2014

    A grand reception has been planned for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Sydney's Allphones Arena. Like the MSG events in New York, in Sydney also the local community has shown a lot of enthusiasm. BJP leader Ram Madhav said that the Australian government is also very excited about the event. ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • Massive wildfire in Australia, over 100 houses destroyed October 18, 2013

    A massive wildfire in Australia killed 1 person and destroyed 100 homes near Sydney. Thousands were forced to evacuate their homes after authorities warned that the fire was getting out of control and could burn more homes. The sudden fire was caused by unreasonably high temperature and strong winds. Thousands...
  • Fans dismayed with India's Sydney loss January 6, 2012

    Indians fans express their disappointment after yet another Test loss, this time in Sydney to Australia. ...
  • Openers need to set the pace for India: Bhogle January 2, 2012

    CNNIBN Cricket Analyst Harsha Bhogle says India's experienced batsmen need to dig in to do well at Sydney. ...
  • Sydey awaits Sachin's landmark ton January 2, 2012

    The question on everyone's mind is whether Sachin Tendulkar will get his 100th international century in the second Test against Australia at the SCG. ...
  • Sydey awaits Sachin's landmark ton January 2, 2012

    The question on everyone's mind is whether Sachin Tendulkar will get his 100th international century in the second Test against Australia at the SCG. ...
  • India look to stage comeback at SCG January 1, 2012

    India take on Australia in the second Test of the series in Sydney on Tuesday, after having lost the first match at the MCG. ...