australian governments

East Bengal to go without coach, star striker for AFC cup match

March 25th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) East Bengal will have to go to Iraq for the AFC Cup match against Arbil next month without their English coach and Australian star striker as ... Read more...

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Held for friend’s death, Sivia was wooed by British government

January 14th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Indian-origin mathematics lecturer at Oxford University, Devinder Sivia, who was arrested and later released on bail after the body of a fellow academic was found at ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder’s mother worried after Interpol alert

December 1st, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 1 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's Australia-based mother, who is distressed after an alert for her son was issued by Interpol, said: "Obviously I don't want him hunted down and ... Read more...

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Indian students safety in Australia being continuously monitored: Krishna

February 4th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kuwait, Feb 4 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has said the safety of Indian students in Australia is being continuously monitored and they need not worry.Krishna said efforts are being ... Read more...

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Two years ago, Australian varsities warned government of attacks

January 23rd, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) Two years ago, Australia's state and federal governments were warned about the possibility of foreign students including Indians facing atacks, but they "weren't interested in listening", a group ... Read more...

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Australia repeats no uranium to India, but keeps door open

November 12th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Emphasising that its position of not selling uranium to countries that have not signed the NPT is not directed against India, Australia Thursday kept the door ... Read more...

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Australia, India working together to improve the student experience

October 9th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.9 (ANI): The Australian and Indian Governments have stepped up their joint efforts to address issues affecting the 100,000 Indian students in Australia.The Joint Working Group (JWG) on Student Mobility ... Read more...

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Indonesia warns Australia over probe into journalists’ death

September 10th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 10 (DPA) Indonesia warned Thursday that the move by Australian police to open a war crimes investigation into the deaths of five journalists allegedly killed by Indonesian troops in East ... Read more...

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BJP’s youth wing protests in front of Australian High Commission

June 1st, 2009 - 8:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): To protest against alleged racist attack on Indian students in Australia, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) youth wing activists today staged a protest outside Australian High Commission ... Read more...

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Brit parents to be given guidance to keep tab on five year olds drinking habits

December 30th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): In a move to tackle the worrying increase in the amount of ''binge drinking'' among young children, the UK government will offer guidance to parents on how ... Read more...

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Oz PM should apologise to Haneef: Queensland Premier

December 29th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 29 (ANI): Queensland Premier Anna Bligh has called on the Australian Government to formally apologise to Indian born doctor Mohammed Haneef, who was wrongly implicated and detained in relation ... Read more...

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Oz man rejects offer to return home for stay in Thai jail

December 26th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 26 (ANI): A Melbourne man, living in miserable conditions in a crowded Bangkok immigration jail cell, has turned down the Australian Governments help to return home.Since four years, Colin ... Read more...

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Sex, death form Oz Govts new anti-binge drinking campaign theme

November 21st, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 21 (ANI): A relationship between sex, death, and binge drinking forms the theme for the Australian Governments 20million-dollar campaign, which will target young drinkers as part of the National ... Read more...

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Natural Nano Gold found in salty groundwaters of Western Australia

July 18th, 2008 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): Scientists have found naturally occurring triangular and hexagonal plates of gold less than 20 nanometers thin, which is identical to those manufactured by humans, in salty groundwaters ... Read more...

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Now, buy fags a mile high, courtesy Qantas

July 16th, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 16 (ANI): A move by Australias national airliner Qantas to resume in-flight cigarette sales, has been criticised by the anti-tobacco lobby as a "greedy cash grab'''' at the expense ... Read more...

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Indians top in foreign workforce list from developing nations in Australia

March 15th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Mar 15 (ANI): India tops in terms of workforce migrating to Australia from developing nations on temporary visas (for four years), also known as 457 visas, figures registered at the ... Read more...

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