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Indian woman burnt to death in Australia

A 32-year-old Indian woman has died in Australia after suffering serious burn injuries, prompting police to launch a probe into her "horrendous and horrific" death. Parwinder Kaur died on......

Australian PM Rudd calls for election on September 7

Five weeks after he seized the Labor Party leadership, Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on Sunday set September 7 as the date for the country's next parliamentary elections amid growing......

Snowden in Moscow airport, Russia won't hand him over to US

Russian President Vladimir Putin has confirmed National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden's presence at the airport in Moscow but has refused to hand over him to the United State......

Aussie jailed to 45 yrs for raping and killing Indian girl

A 21-year-old Australian man was Friday sentenced to 45 years in jail with a minimum non-parole period of 30 years for the "planned and premeditated" rape and murder of Indian student Tosha......

Royal hoax call prankster back on air in Australia

One of the two Australian radio presenters whose royal prank call to a British hospital treating Kate Middleton went awry and created a furore when an Indian-origin nurse committed suicide,......

Apple shifted $8.9 bn of untaxed profits to Ireland

Apple reportedly shifted billions of its untaxed profits earned in Australia to tax havens in Ireland in the last decade, an investigation report has revealed. Probe by The Australian Financial......

Samoa Airline charging obese passengers more

Travel light, is what Samoa Air is telling passengers quite literally, as the airline has become the first in the world to introduce "pay as you weigh" flights in which overweight passengers have......

Nokia planning to launch 'Windows tablet'

Nokia CEO Stephen Elop has suggested that the firm is planning to launch a Windows tablet. Elop also openly explained why Nokia ditched its own operating system and picked Windows over Android,......

Thorpe flattered, but not gay

Australian swimming superstar Ian Thorpe has again denied that he is gay, reports the Sydney Morning Herald. 'I have answered the question once (before) and I don't think I will ever answer it......

Is T20 changing cricket in its entirety?

The Australian media has said that the rise of Twenty20 cricket is a sporting reminder that everything 'quaint' in the game faces a future inundated by short form, and the need for variety.......

Bhupathi offers Nadal 1.1 million dollars per night for IPTL

World number one Rafael Nadal is reportedly being offered 1.1 million dollars per night to play in three of the eight matches of the inaugural International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), which has......

Setback for prosecution in Pistorius shooting case

South African prosecutors have removed a key argument for premeditation by reportedly admitting that Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius may not have been wearing his prostheses when he fired the......

'The ICC should now be re-named IAWS (I Agree With Srini)'

Cricket Australia Chairman Wally Edwards has come out in strong support of the BCCI receiving a lion's share of world cricket revenue, saying that India deserves a fair compensation......

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Q. what does the acronym SMH stand for?
:  A. Acronym Finder: Definition of SMH. Sydney Morning Herald (Australia System Management Homepage (Hewlett-Packard Saint Martin d'Hres (French...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-does-the-acronym-smh-stand-for//answers/20654009

Akantha
Q. Which is the oldest existing newspaper?
Akantha:  A. Post- och Inrikes Tidningar (Sweden) 1645 Haarlems Dagblad (Netherlands) 1656 La Gazzetta di Mantova (Italy) 1664 The London Gazette (UK)...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-oldest-existing-newspaper/20653990/answers/9361436

Krishna Chavhan
Q. What is Earth Hour? When & where the first Earth Hour is taken place ?
Krishna Chavhan:  A. Earth Hour is an annual international event started by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Australia in 2007, held on the last Saturday of March, that...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-earth-hour-when-amp-where-the-first-earth-hour-is-ta/9361416/answers/7951175

Joseph Chacko
Q. Which is the oldest living tree?
Joseph Chacko:  A. On a wild Tasmanian mountain there is a magnificent, recently discovered stand of Huon pine trees that has been called the world's 'oldest known...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-oldest-living-tree/7951149/answers/6057338

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Australia, Malaysia draft deal over handling wreckage, black box

Malaysian government is hopeful that the deal will be finalised soon and endorsed in a cabinet meeting next week. ANI | Sydney April 19, 2014 Last... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/international/missing-plane-australia-malaysia-draft-deal-over-handling-wreckage-black-box-114041900209_1.html
Fingerprint scanner on Galaxy S5 and iPhone 5S are Gimmicks

It somehow seems true that the fingerprint scanners embedded on the flagship phones from Apple and Samsung (the iPhone 5S and the Galaxy S5) are... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140419/technology-latest/article/fingerprint-scanner-galaxy-s5-and-iphone-5s-are-%E2%80%98gimmicks%E2%80%99
West Ham United footballer Dylan Tombides passes away at 20 due to cancer

Apr 19, 9:52 am Sydney, Apr. 19 ( ANI ): West Ham United has reportedly revealed that their young Australian international footballer... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail6/story164721/west-ham-united-footballer-dylan-tombides-passes-away-at-20-due-to-cancer.html
Iranian mum spares son's murderer from hanging with 'emotional slap'

Sydney, Apr 18 - A convicted killer in Iran due to be hanged for murder has been spared after the victim's mother had a last-minute change of... ...

http://www.topnews.in/law/iranian-mum-spares-sons-murderer-hanging-emotional-slap-2156621
Ricciardo says has moved on following failed Australian GP FIA appeal

12 am Sydney, Apr. 18 ( ANI ): Red Bull's driver Daniel Ricciardo has reportedly insisted that he has moved from the proposition on... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail6/story164603/ricciardo-says-has-moved-on-following-failed-australian-gp-fia-appeal.html

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