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CNN mistakes sex toy flag for one of ISIS   Jun 28, 12:25 pm
Sydney, June 28 (ANI): While covering the annual gay pride parade in London, a CNN journalist mistook a flag with sex toys on it for the flag of the terrorist organisation Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Michael Hussey to call time on BBL career with Thunder  Jun 24, 3:56 pm
Sydney, June 24 (ANI): Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey has revealed that he will draw curtains on his Twenty20 career with Sydney Thunders at the end of this summer's Big Bash League.
Michael Hussey warns Oz to be wary of 'dangerous' Root ahead of Ashes   Jun 24, 2:56 pm
Sydney, June 24 (ANI): Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey has lavished praise on Joe Root, describing the England batsman as a 'dangerous' and a key player for his team ahead of next month's Ashes series.
Australia soaks itself in Yoga fervour on first International Yoga Day  Jun 21, 7:25 pm
Sydney, June 21 (ANI): The first International Yoga Day saw thousands turning to their Yoga mats to celebrate events organised by the Hindu Council of Australia (HCA) with many other organisations across all major cities of Australia on Sunday.
Critics slam EL James' 'Grey' over 'desperate sexual predator' lead character  Jun 20, 10:50 am
Sydney, June 20 (ANI): Looks like EL James' plan to mesmerize her fans with Christian Grey's view point has back fired as the critics have titled her fantasy character as 'Utter psychopath', 'Insecure,' and 'Desperate sexual predator' after reading her novel 'Grey.'
Hindu Council of Australia to celebrate International Yoga Day on large scale  Jun 18, 3:56 pm
Sydney, June 18 (ANI): On the occasion of the first World Yoga Day, the Hindu Council of Australia (HCA) is organising one of the biggest celebrations in Australia, aiming to reflect its principles.
Chaminda Vaas lauds Trevor Bayliss selection as England coach  Jun 6, 9:04 pm
Sydney, June 6 (ANI): Former Sri Lankan fast bowler Chaminda Vaas has lauded England's selection of Trevor Bayliss as their new coach but believes they will still find it 'tough' to beat Australia in the upcoming Ashes series.
IS militants recruiting trained scientists to make chemical weapons  Jun 6, 4:01 pm
Sydney, June 6 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) militants are recruiting trained technicians and scientists to make chemical weapons, said Australian minister for foreign affairs Julie Bishop.
Facebook COO Sandberg says 'vast emptiness' has consumed her post husband's tragic death  Jun 4, 4:31 pm
Sydney, June 4 (ANI): Facebook's Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has expressed her grief on a Facebook post after losing her husband in a treadmill accident.
After birth of second child, Watson says he's available for first Test against Windies  May 27, 6:06 pm
Sydney, May 27 (ANI): All rounder Shane Watson has said that he will be joining the Australian Test squad in the West Indies on Wednesday, following the birth of his second child in Sydney.
Secret documents reveal US army predicted rise of IS  May 20, 8:41 pm
Sydney, May 20 (ANI): Secret documents obtained from freedom of information requests have revealed that the US army predicted the rise of the Islamic State (IS) militant group even before it started making headlines around the globe.
Australia opener Rogers says will retire after Ashes  May 18, 7:13 pm
Sydney, May 18 (ANI): Australian opening batsman Chris Rogers said Monday that he plans to retire from Test cricket after this year's Ashes tour in England.
Pacquiao camp blames denial of 'anti-inflammatory injection' for defeat against Mayweather   May 4, 1:37 pm
Sydney, May 04 (ANI): After losing a closely fought battle against unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao's camp has attributed the Filipino boxer's defeat to the denial to receive an anti-inflammatory injection for his right shoulder injury before the bout in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Tyson fumed at Mayweather over police report involving sexual assault allegations: report  May 2, 4:59 pm
Sydney, May 02 (ANI): Legendary boxer Mike Tyson, who described Floyd Mayweather as 'small, scared man', reportedly had a prime reason behind his scathing remarks that was leveled against the unbeaten American boxer on Wednesday.
Mayweather's camp forces Pacquiao to get his cup checked before Las Vegas mega-bout   May 2, 1:51 pm
Sydney, May 02 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather's camp turned to mind games as they apparently took issue with the size of Manny Pacquiao's cup before their much-anticipated 'fight of the century' bout on Saturday in Las Vegas.
CA boss brands global rebel cricket league reports 'highly speculative'  May 1, 4:04 pm
Sydney, May 01 (ANI): Cricket Australia has downplayed reports that Michael Clarke and David Warner could be offered 50 million dollars contracts in a 'possible' global rebel cricket league, describing the claims as 'highly speculative' and pointed out that their top-ranked players almost earn as much as they would allegedly make in the rebel league.
Bali Nine ringleaders sang hymns on crosses before execution  Apr 30, 10:53 am
Sydney, Apr. 30 (ANI): Local Catholic priest in Indonesia has described how the Bali Nine ringleaders sang hymns on the crosses before they were executed.
Federer pleasantly 'surprised' by Istanbul's 'huge interest' in him   Apr 29, 6:27 pm
Sydney, Apr 29 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer said that he has been overwhelmed by the welcome he received in Turkey, where the Swiss maestro arrived for the first time in his life to play the inaugural Istanbul Open.
Australian coordinators of MH370 dismiss theory about aircraft resting in Bay of Bengal  Apr 29, 11:38 am
Sydney, Apr. 29 (ANI): Australian coordinators of the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 search have dismissed new theory by "volunteer investigator" Andre Milne that insisted that the aircraft is in the Bay of Bengal.
Australia recalls ambassador to Indonesia in response to executions of Bali Nine ringleaders  Apr 29, 11:10 am
Sydney, Apr. 29 (ANI): Australia has recalled its ambassador to Indonesia in retaliation to the "cruel and unnecessary" executions of the two Australians who were among the eight Bali Nine ringleaders who were executed on Wednesday.
Boxing legend Ali reminds Mayweather `who's the greatest`  Apr 28, 4:49 pm
Sydney, Apr 28 (ANI): Heavyweight boxing legend Muhammad Ali may have taken a swipe at unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather after the latter claimed that he is the greatest fighter of all-time.
Nepal earthquake: Survivor reports Langtang valley villages in northern Kathmandu completely razed  Apr 27, 11:07 am
Sydney, Apr. 27 (ANI): A survivor of the deadly Nepal earthquake who was at a guesthouse in Langtang village north of Kathmandu when the quake struck, has reported that all the villages surrounding Langtang have been completely razed.
'Money' Mayweather even has an assistant to pick up his undies !  Apr 25, 6:06 pm
Sydney, Apr 25 (ANI): Floyd Mayweather, the world highest-paid athlete, has a bizarre sense of distributing jobs to his entourage, including a job to pick up his workout underwear after his training.
Clarke 'looking forward' to future with his cricket academy   Apr 24, 6:02 pm
Sydney, Apr 24 (ANI): Australia cricket captain Michael Clarke has revealed that his cricket academy will form a big part of his future, insisting that he is looking forward to impart his cricketing skills to the talented beginners.
Clarke calls 'little brother' Phillip Hughes' passing 'lowest phase of career'   Apr 24, 3:05 pm
Sydney, Apr 24 (ANI): Australia cricket captain Michael Clarke has termed the tragic demise of his 'little brother' Phillip Hughes as the 'lowest' phase of his career, saying that he still gets choked up when he talks about the late cricketer.