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Australia: Indian-origin lawmaker will be 1st politician to take oath on Gita

Indian-origin Daniel Mookhey will on Tuesday become the first politician to be sworn in to an Australian parliament on the Gita Mookhey, 32, was elected by the Labor to replace Steve Whan in the......

Security stepped up at Parliament after Canada attack

Security has been stepped up at parliaments and Canadian diplomatic missions around Australia, a day after a gunman opened fire at parliament in that country killing one soldier, according to a......

Modi to become first Indian PM to address Aus parliament

Narendra Modi will be the first Indian prime minister to address the gallery of Australian member of parliamentarians and leaders at a special joint sitting of the federal parliament after he......

IS planned a 26/11-style attack on Australian Parliament

Australia’s intelligence agencies have uncovered a plot by the Islamic State militants to launch a “Mumbai-style” terror attack on the parliament with Prime Minister Tony Abbott......

Anti-Sikh riots: 'Genocide' petition tabled in Aus parl

Twenty-eight years after the anti-Sikh riots in India, a petition has been tabled in the Australian parliament seeking to recognise the 1984 violence as "genocide".The petition was moved by federal......

Australian insurer IAG to raise stake in SBI General to 49%

Within days of Parliament clearing the Insurance Bill, Insurance Australia Group  has decided to increase its stake in State Bank of India's general insurance arm from 26 per cent to 49 per......

Australian parliament passes carbon pricing law

Australian parliament on Tuesday passed a landmark carbon pricing law that would impose a price on carbon emissions. After months of discussions and debate, the government with the support of......

Sensex tanks 630 points; land, tax reform worries hurt sentiment

The 30-share Sensex closed down 630 points at 26,877 and the 50-share Nifty ended down 198 points at 8,127. B enchmark indices snapped the gaining streak witnessed during the last two sessions......

Defying US, European allies say they'll join China-led bank

Germany, France and Italy said on Tuesday they had agreed to join a new China-led Asian investment bank after close ally Britain defied US pressure to become a founder member of a venture seen in......

SBI scotches reports of scrapping $1 bn loan pact with Adani

Speculation is rife that SBI is set to reject Adani Group's $1 billion loan application for its Australian coal project, but the bank chairperson scotched the same saying "it's all gossip".......

PIX: Aishwarya wows critics and fans at Cannes

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan received rave reviews for her first appearance at the ongoing 64th Cannes Film Festival. And just when people thought it couldn't be topped by anything, Mrs Bachchan turned......

One of India's finest wins: Sidhu

Former opening batsman and BJP Member of Parliament Navjot Singh Sidhu says the triumph over Australia in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series is among the "finest" registered by Indian......

After 111 years, 'New FIFA Now' calls for change

‘We did not invite Sepp Blatter. We see him as part of the problem, not part of the solution’ A camera is seen by the FIFA logo outside the FIFA headquarters. Photograph: Harold......

Ashes aspirant Ahmed to join Australia 'A' in England

Ashes aspirant Fawad Ahmed is to join Australia 'A' on their tour of England after legislation designed to fast-track immigration applications passed through Australia's parliament on Wednesday.......

2nd Test will not be shifted from Hyderabad: BCCI

The BCCI, on Friday, made it clear that the second cricket Test between India and Australia will go ahead as per schedule in Hyderabad since the state government has assured of safety and security......

Damning drug report fuels anger in Australia

Australian sports administrators responded angrily to a government report saying doping was widespread among professional and amateur athletes and demanded investigators name offenders to protect......
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Womb on hire

On August 25, Neoal's Supreme Court (SC) issued an interim order to close down surrogacy services in the country until the government brings in... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/features/womb-on-hire/85881.html
Security researcher may have solved Ashley Madison hack

One security researcher could be in line for the Ashley Madison CA$500,000 (around £244,000, $377,000, or AU$527,000) bounty after providing the... ...

http://www.in.techradar.com/news/internet/web/Security-researcher-may-have-solved-Ashley-Madison-hack/articleshow/48701995.cms
Hardik and 10 other Patels who rocked India

While the 22-year-old Hardik Patel has become the talk of the town with his demand to grant the Patel community reservation under the OBC category,... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hardik-and-ten-other-patels-who-rocked-india/1/461427.html
Experience the best of Aboriginal Australia

Provided by Lonely Planet Sydney street art: 'Smile You're on Cadigal Land'. Modern Australia is unflinchingly contemporary, but the land... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/travel/tripideas/experience-aboriginal-australia-without-leaving-the-city/ar-BBllmtt?li=AA54Fs&srcref=rss
Seven men suspected of trying to join ISIS detained in Australia

Canberra, Aug 20: At least seven men suspected of trying to join Islamic State ( ISIS ) detained by the Australian authorities, media reported on... ...

http://www.oneindia.com/international/seven-men-suspected-trying-join-isis-detained-australia-1843910.html

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