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Dr. Scott Hocknull and Robyn Mackenzie pose with a 3D reconstruction and the humerus bone of "Cooper," a new species of dinosaur discovered in Queensland and recognised as the largest ever found in Australia, in this undated handout image made available to Reuters on June 8, 2021 in Eromanga, Australia. (via REUTERS)

Paleontologists unearth one of the largest new species of dinosaur in Australia

Reuters | | Posted by Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON JUN 08, 2021 01:22 PM IST
Paleontologists estimated the dinosaur reached a height of 5-6.5 metres at the hip and 25-30 metres in length, making it as long as a basketball court and as tall as a two storey building.
Queensland has won its ninth Sheffield Shield first-class cricket title in Australia(Twitter)
Queensland has won its ninth Sheffield Shield first-class cricket title in Australia(Twitter)

Queensland defeat New South Wales to win their ninth Sheffield Shield title

AP | , Brisbane, Australia
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 09:22 AM IST
The Bulls clinched victory before lunch on the fourth day of the scheduled five-day match after leg spinner Mitch Swepson (3-68) helped bowl out New South Wales for 213 in the visitors' second innings.
Marnus Labuschagne fields for Queensland in the Sheffield Shield against New South Wales.(Screengrab/Twitter)
Marnus Labuschagne fields for Queensland in the Sheffield Shield against New South Wales.(Screengrab/Twitter)

If that's out, so was Waugh: Labuschange's catch prompts Twitter outrage-WATCH

PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2021 03:25 PM IST
  • Marnus Labuschagne's "peculiar" catch in a Sheffield Shield match has caused a debate on Twitter about its legality.
Australian states lift travel restrictions amid zero local Covid-19 cases(Twitter/Australia)
Australian states lift travel restrictions amid zero local Covid-19 cases(Twitter/Australia)

Australian states lift travel restrictions amid zero local Covid-19 cases

Reuters |
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2021 07:57 AM IST
Australian state borders to reopen as New South Wales recorded its 11th day of zero local coronavirus cases on Thursday, enabling Queensland to lift travel restrictions along with Victoria state which will relax travel with Sydney.
India's Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara, right, walk out onto the field for the start of play on the final day of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. (AP)
India's Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara, right, walk out onto the field for the start of play on the final day of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. (AP)

Uncertainty over Brisbane Test ends, fourth match to go on as per schedule

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2021 11:27 AM IST
India vs Australia: The Indian board decided to stick to the original schedule after Quneelsland government assured that the hard lockdown due to a new UK variant Covid-19 case will end on Monday evening.
Indian players walk from the field at the end of play(AP)
Indian players walk from the field at the end of play(AP)

Doubts over India vs Australia 4th Test in Brisbane grow after Queensland impose hard lockdown

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 06:21 AM IST
Both the Indian and Australian squads are slated to travel to Brisbane on Tuesday, a day after the stay-at-home restrictions are currently scheduled to end but the local government indicated they won’t shy away from extending the lockdown if the to stop the spread of the virus.
Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds.(Getty Images)
Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds.(Getty Images)

‘Have you ever had any dealings with the BCCI?’: Andrew Symonds comments on reports of India’s Brisbane quarantine demands

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2021 02:01 PM IST
India had served a 14-day mandatory quarantine period when they arrive in Australia and it has been reported that the players are not in favour of more restrictions being imposed on them.

Wasim Jaffer’s response to Queensland’s Shadow Health Minister Ros Bates for her ‘don’t come’ jibe to Team India leaves Twitter users in splits

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2021 06:22 PM IST
“If the Indians don’t want to play by the rules, don’t come,” Queensland’s Shadow Health Minister Ros Bates had said earlier on Sunday when she was asked about the reports indicating India’s reluctance to travel to Brisbane for the fourth Test.
Ajinkya Rahane with head coach Ravi Shastri(Getty Images)
Ajinkya Rahane with head coach Ravi Shastri(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: ‘If Indians don’t want to play by the rules, don’t come,’ Queensland government responds amid reports of India’s Brisbane quarantine demands

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2021 07:52 AM IST
India vs Australia: Members of the Queensland government made it clear that not abiding by the rules is not an option for the Indian team.
Queensland authorities are monitoring other passengers who flew on the same flight with the woman who later tested positive for Covid-19, D’Ath added.(Reuters)
Queensland authorities are monitoring other passengers who flew on the same flight with the woman who later tested positive for Covid-19, D’Ath added.(Reuters)

Australia registers first case of new Covid-19 strain that emerged in South Africa

Queensland | By Asian News International | Posted by Srivatsan K C
PUBLISHED ON DEC 29, 2020 08:48 PM IST
“One overseas individual who arrived in Queensland on December 22 has tested positive for the new South African variant. This will be the first positive case of the South African variant in Australia,” D’Ath said during a briefing.
Australian bowler Josh Hazlewood shows the ball after taking his 5th wicket on day 3 of the first test match between Australia and India at Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia, December 19, 2020.(via REUTERS)
Australian bowler Josh Hazlewood shows the ball after taking his 5th wicket on day 3 of the first test match between Australia and India at Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia, December 19, 2020.(via REUTERS)

Sydney offers to host two India vs Australia Tests

Sydney | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 03:23 PM IST
Even though the situation in northern beaches has improved, there are concerns that Queensland may close its border with New South Wales, which will mean players and broadcasting crews will not be able to travel from Sydney to Brisbane between the third and fourth Tests.
Australia’s Queensland lifts most state border curbs in boost to economy(Twitter/SydneyAirport)
Australia’s Queensland lifts most state border curbs in boost to economy(Twitter/SydneyAirport)

Australia’s popular holiday destination, Queensland, lifts curbs for domestic tourists while international travel banned

Sydney | By Reuters | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 09:55 AM IST
Hoping to see a wave of domestic tourists for the busy summer season and in a bid to boost the economy, Australia’s Queensland has lifted travel curbs and allowed residents from all of New South Wales and Victoria to freely travel to the popular holiday destination
The image shows a firefighter holding the rescued baby kangaroo.(Facebook/@Queensland Fire and Emergency Services - QFES)
The image shows a firefighter holding the rescued baby kangaroo.(Facebook/@Queensland Fire and Emergency Services - QFES)

Baby kangaroo put inside post box in Queensland gets rescued

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON NOV 14, 2020 11:50 AM IST
The rescuers immediately got to work and also got the keys for the post box from Australia Post to rescue the joey.
Polls showed a close race with Labor leading the LNP by 2 to 4 percentage points(AP (Representative Image))
Polls showed a close race with Labor leading the LNP by 2 to 4 percentage points(AP (Representative Image))

Covid-19 main focus ahead of Australia’s Queensland vote

Brisbane, Australia | By Associated Press | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2020 06:53 PM IST
The Labor government has promised billions of dollars to upgrade schools, roads and hospitals, as well as loans to businesses. Frecklington said the Liberal National Party would also upgrade hospitals and roads and secure the state’s economic future for a generation.
Australia captain Tim Paine (L) shakes hands with India skipper Virat Kohli(Getty Images)
Australia captain Tim Paine (L) shakes hands with India skipper Virat Kohli(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: Sydney, Canberra likely to host limited-overs leg - Report

Sydney | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2020 03:09 PM IST
Cricket Australia have been given the all clear for the India squad to quarantine in Sydney ahead of their blockbuster Test series around the New Year.
A new QIMR Berghofer research examined data from nearly 42,000 Queenslanders who participated in their QSkin study.(Unsplash)
A new QIMR Berghofer research examined data from nearly 42,000 Queenslanders who participated in their QSkin study.(Unsplash)

A quarter of population underestimates skin cancer risk: Queensland study

Queensland (Australia) [India] | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2020 11:45 PM IST
A research conducted in Queensland has revealed that almost a quarter of the population here underestimates their risk of developing potentially deadly melanomas - with those at highest risk worst at predicting their chances of getting the skin cancers.
India's Virat Kohli looks on as Australian cricketers celebrate his dismissal during the first day of the second test match at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.(PTI)
India's Virat Kohli looks on as Australian cricketers celebrate his dismissal during the first day of the second test match at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.(PTI)

With plans not agreed by Queensland’s health department, Australia still negotiating India’s arrival for test series

SYDNEY | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2020 10:26 AM IST
The India squad is scheduled to quarantine in Brisbane and play six short-form internationals in Queensland in late November and early December before moving on to Adelaide for the first of four tests.
Alister McDermott(Queensland Cricket)
Alister McDermott(Queensland Cricket)

Injury-ravaged Alister, son of Craig McDermott, retires at 29

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2020 01:03 PM IST
McDermott showed early promise, debuting as an 18-year-old in 2009 in first-class cricket and was on the verge of making the national team in 2011.
Jasmine Neal came to know that the tag belonged to Melissa Goodman’s late grandfather, Harold Henderson.(Facebook/@Melissa Goodman)
Jasmine Neal came to know that the tag belonged to Melissa Goodman’s late grandfather, Harold Henderson.(Facebook/@Melissa Goodman)

US soldier’s family gets an unexpected surprise all the way from Australia

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON JUN 19, 2020 02:17 PM IST
The DM was almost discarded as spam until Goodman came to know that Neal had gone metal detecting in a US barrack near her house in Queensland, only to find an army tag and a button of a certain US soldier.
Ricky Ponting of Australia claps during a match(Getty Images)
Ricky Ponting of Australia claps during a match(Getty Images)

He’s good but never saw his best in internationals: Ricky Ponting on Australian cricketer

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2020 01:57 PM IST
Ricky Ponting, however, hoped that Usman Khawaja can score loads of runs in the domestic circuit and make an international comeback.
The snake had slithered into the drain pipe attached to the sink.(Facebook/Brisbane North Snake Catchers and Relocation)
The snake had slithered into the drain pipe attached to the sink.(Facebook/Brisbane North Snake Catchers and Relocation)

Snake popping out of the sink while washing dishes is what nightmares are made of. Read

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2020 11:28 AM IST
It was probably a lazy day when Michael Hillard from Queensland went to do his dishes, but he spotted something rather unusual in the sink, a venomous eastern brown snake.
Milan Lemic spent three weeks in the crocodile-infested forest (representational image).(Unsplash)
Milan Lemic spent three weeks in the crocodile-infested forest (representational image).(Unsplash)

Man survives for 3 weeks in crocodile-infested forest, rescued

Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2020 06:28 PM IST
Milan Lemic disappeared after his vehicle became bogged down while travelling through the Daintree forest.
Mitchell Swepson(Getty Images)
Mitchell Swepson(Getty Images)

Australia add leg-spinner Mitchell Swepson to Sydney Test squad

Melbourne | By AFP
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2019 09:18 AM IST
The 26-year-old leg-spinner joined the side for preparation during the ongoing second Test in Melbourne and will remain with them leading into the Sydney Test from January 3, where conditions often assist slow bowlers.
Australia's Mitchell Starc(AP)
Australia's Mitchell Starc(AP)

Australia mull five specialist bowlers for Boxing Day Test

Melbourne | By AFP
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2019 09:34 AM IST
The Melbourne Cricket Ground track has been lifeless during the past two Boxing Day Tests, making it hard to take 20 wickets, although a Sheffield Shield match there this month was abandoned due to a dangerous pitch.
The Sydney Opera House is seen as smoke haze from bushfires drifts over the CDB in Sydney.(REUTERS Photo)
The Sydney Opera House is seen as smoke haze from bushfires drifts over the CDB in Sydney.(REUTERS Photo)

New blazes break out as Australians take shelter from intense bushfires

Sydney | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 22, 2020 04:30 AM IST
A fire that erupted in Sydney’s northern suburbs in the late afternoon immediately cut off exit routes for some residents, a sign of the intensity of blazes erupting in tinder-dry bush.
A man snorkels in an area called the "Coral Gardens" near Lady Elliot Island, on the Great Barrier Reef. Image used for representational purpose only.(REUTERS)
A man snorkels in an area called the "Coral Gardens" near Lady Elliot Island, on the Great Barrier Reef. Image used for representational purpose only.(REUTERS)

Shark bites 2 British men on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Canberra, Australia | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON OCT 29, 2019 07:34 PM IST
The shark severed one man’s right foot and then circled back and mauled the other’s right calf, Queensland state Ambulance Service spokeswoman Tracey Eastwick reported.
Queensland Ambulance Service has confirmed the woman had injuries to her shoulder and arms, including pelvic injuries.(Facebook image/ Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours)
Queensland Ambulance Service has confirmed the woman had injuries to her shoulder and arms, including pelvic injuries.(Facebook image/ Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours)

Man dies, wife injured at the Jungle Surfing in Australia’s Daintree rainforest

Cairns, Australia | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 11:15 AM IST
The husband and wife from South Australia were harnessed together at the Jungle Surfing Canopy tours in the Daintree rainforest tourist hotspot in Queensland state on Tuesday when the incident occurred.
Marnus Labuschagne(Screengrab)
Marnus Labuschagne(Screengrab)

No pants, no issues: Australian cricketer effects hilarious run out even as pants come off - Watch

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2019 10:46 AM IST
Queensland were taking on Victoria in the ongoing Marsh Cup when he came up with a rather hilarious fielding effort.
The massive reptile has been living in the small locality of Miallo, but the government wants to remove him because he may attack humans.(Handout / COURTESY OF DAVID WHITE / AFP)
The massive reptile has been living in the small locality of Miallo, but the government wants to remove him because he may attack humans.(Handout / COURTESY OF DAVID WHITE / AFP)

10-year-old battles to save ‘friend’ named Howard. He’s a 13 foot crocodile

Cairns, Australia | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 07:06 PM IST
“I lived at Bamboo Creek Road for five years and I loved watching Howard sunbake and seeing him from the bridge every afternoon,” 10-year-old Elroy Woods wrote in a letter.
Ashleigh Barty, of Australia, stretches for a return against Qiang Wang, of China.(AP)
Ashleigh Barty, of Australia, stretches for a return against Qiang Wang, of China.(AP)

Ashleigh Barty toasts ‘hell of a year’ after US Open exit

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 12:46 AM IST
Barty, the second seed from Australia, was bundled out by China’s Wang Qiang after an error-strewn performance, but the 23-year-old was keen to put her season’s work into perspective.
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