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Canberra urges Afghanistan to find Australian hostage  Apr 30, 12:12 pm
Kabul, Apr. 30 (ANI) Australia has called on Afghanistan to step up efforts and cooperate in finding an Australian woman who was kidnapped in eastern Nangarhar province.
Sydney teen's arrest on terror charge before Anzac Day "chilling", says Oz minister  Apr 25, 7:00 pm
Sydney/Canberra, Apr.25 (ANI): Australia's Minister for Justice and Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Counter Terrorism Michael Keenan on Monday described the arrest of a 16-year-old teenager in Sydney hours before the annual Anzac memorial services as a "truly chilling and disturbing scenario".
Australia launches new website to attract more Chinese visitors   Apr 14, 12:28 pm
Canberra (Australia), Apr.14 (ANI-Xinhua): The Australian government has used the fourth day of its "largest ever" trade mission to China to launch a revolutionary new-look website to help attract Chinese visitors to Australia and New Zealand.
Indian economy expected to gather momentum in coming years: Jaitley  Apr 1, 3:47 am
Canberra, Apr. 1 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said the Indian economy is moving in the right direction and is expected to perform better and gather momentum in the coming years once the impact of the ongoing economic reforms takes root.
China concerned about U.S. plan to base long-range bombers in Australia  Mar 9, 4:31 pm
Beijing (China)/Canberra (Australia), Mar.9 (ANI): China's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday said that it is concerned over reports that the United States plans to base long-range bombers in Australia within striking distance of the South China Sea.
Australia to host Indian eves in three-match ODI series  Jan 31, 5:05 pm
Dubai, Jan. 31 (ANI): Australia will host seventh-placed India in a three-match ODI series, starting in Canberra on Tuesday with an aim to strengthen their claims of directly qualifying for next year's ICC Women's World Cup in England.
`Disappointed` Dhoni blames self for dramatic Canberra collapse  Jan 20, 6:35 pm
Canberra, Jan.20 (ANI): Following India's 25-run defeat against Australia in the fourth ODI at the Manuka Oval here, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said on Wednesday that his wicket was a turning point of the game that led to the dramatic collapse .
India suffer dramatic collapse, loses fourth ODI in row  Jan 20, 5:17 pm
Canberra, Jan.20 (ANI): Opener Shikhar Dhawan and star batsman Virat Kohli's centuries went in vain as India suffered their fourth consecutive defeat by 25 runs at the hands of world champions Australia in the fourth ODI here at Manuka Oval on Wednesday.
Brilliant Finch ton sets India huge target to chase in Canberra ODI   Jan 20, 1:19 pm
Canberra, Jan.20 (ANI): Opener Aaron Finch scored a sparkling century to guide Australia to a massive target of 348 runs against India in the fourth ODI of the five-match series being played at the Manuka Oval here on Wednesday.
Warner, Lyon return as Australia opt to bat in Canberra ODI  Jan 20, 8:52 am
Canberra, Jan.20 (ANI): Australia have won the toss and elected to bat first in the fourth match, a dead rubber, against India at Manuka Oval in Canberra on Wednesday.
Series defeat in Australia 'a learning curve' for youngsters: Shastri   Jan 19, 12:10 pm
Canberra, Jan.19 (ANI): India's team director Ravi Shastri on Tuesday said that his side's three consecutive ODI defeats against Australia are a learning curve for youngsters, adding that he hopes they will learn from their mistakes and display a much better performance in the remaining matches.
Australian couple kidnapped in Burkina Faso  Jan 17, 4:30 pm
Canberra, Jan. 17(ANI): An Australian doctor and his wife have been kidnapped in Burkina Faso but the reason of their abduction is still not confirmed.
Australian PM's new ministry to be sworn-in today  Sep 21, 11:22 am
Sydney, Sept. 21 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's new ministry will be sworn-in by the Governor General in Canberra today.
Surinder Kumar Datta appointed Indian Ambassador to Zimbabwe  Jul 16, 7:44 pm
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Surinder Kumar Datta, who is presently the Deputy High Commissioner, HCl, Canberra, has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Zimbabwe.
Australian PM urges ministers to boycott famous talk show on ABC  Jul 6, 1:04 pm
Canberra, July 6 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has urged his agriculture minister to boycott the famous Q&A talk show, which is hosted by national broadcaster, the Australian Broadcasting Corp (ABC), as it was criticised for allowing a former terror suspect to appear live on television two weeks ago.
UNESCO rejects suggestions of Australia's Great Barrier Reef being "in danger"  Jun 1, 7:12 pm
Canberra, June 1 (ANI): The World Heritage Centre has acknowledged the significant and unprecedented work undertaken by the Australia and Queensland Governments and recommended against the Great Barrier Reef being listed as "in danger".
Abbott to withdraw Oz citizenship from dual-national terrorists  May 26, 4:41 pm
Canberra, May 26 (ANI): Unveiling tough new policies aimed at countering the threat posed by Islamist radicals, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced his plan to withdraw citizenship from dual nationals who fight alongside militants overseas as well as those who carry out "lone wolf" domestic attacks.
Most migrants at Asia sea believed to be Bangladeshis: Australia  May 23, 8:03 pm
Canberra, May 23 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has said that Indonesian officials have informed the Australian Government that most of the migrants stranded on the seas are illegal labourers from Bangladesh and not oppressed Muslim Rohingyas.
Mark Waugh claims 'unique' Smith is 'the stand out' player along with De Villiers  Mar 22, 2:38 pm
Sydney, Mar 22 (ANI): Former Australian batsman and current team selector Mark Waugh has lauded talented batsman Steven Smith, claiming that he is the stand out player along with South African ace batsman AB de Villiers, but insisting that he has a unique style of his own.
Martin Guptill scores 237 not out against Windies to post highest individual score in WC   Mar 21, 11:21 am
Sydney, Mar 21 (ANI): New Zealand opener Martin Guptill re-wrote the record sheets with a display of what was undoubtedly one of the best power hitting batting, as he hit the highest ever score in a World Cup during their ongoing quarterfinal tie against the West Indies in Wellington on Saturday.
Irish keeper Gary Wilson throws Proteas 'hat into ring' to win CWC along with Kiwis, Oz  Mar 5, 1:37 pm
London, Mar 05 (ANI): Ireland's wicketkeeper-batsman Gary Wilson has claimed that he would throw South Africa into the hat as well to win the World Cup along with New Zealand and Australia after AB de Villiers' men defeated William Porterfield's men on Tuesday in Canberra.
John Mooney showcases helmet that protects back of neck during WC tie against Proteas  Mar 4, 4:36 pm
Sydney, Mar 04 (ANI): In an attempt to reduce the risk of injury to players, Irish all-rounder John Mooney came out to bat wearing a self-designed helmet that protects the back of a batsman's neck during his side's loss to South Africa in their World Cup tie in Canberra on Tuesday.
De Villiers backs Proteas to win 2015 CWC but urges squad to take it 'match by match'  Mar 4, 10:08 am
Johannesburg, Mar 04 (ANI): South Africa cricket team captain AB de Villiers has backed his squad to win the Cricket World Cup, but has also revealed that they are taking it 'match by match'.
Amla, du Plessis tons thump Ireland by massive 201 runs in WC tie  Mar 3, 6:52 pm
Sydney, Mar 03 (ANI): South Africa were at their menacing best on Tuesday as they crossed the 400-run milestone for the second successive match to beat Ireland by 201 runs in their World Cup tie at Manuka Oval in Canberra.
Gayle storm crushes spirited Zimbabwe by 73 runs (D/L method) in WC Pool B tie  Feb 24, 6:44 pm
Sydney, Feb 24 (ANI): West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle struck a blistering double century and captured two wickets to anchor his side to a 73-run victory over a spirited Zimbabwe at Canberra on Tuesday.