[

queensland

]
PAGE 2
Four children took a stolen four-wheel drive on a 1,000-kilometre (620-mile) road trip across the Australian outback before being nabbed by police. (Representative Image)(AP)

Four Australian kids take stolen car on 1,000-kilometre road trip

Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2019 10:13 AM IST
A 14-year-old boy, two 13-year-old boys and a 10-year-old girl began their epic journey on Saturday when they took cash and packed fishing rods in a vehicle belonging to one of their families in the coastal Queensland town of Rockhampton, police said.

Tennis champ Ashleigh Barty is on the ball

Hindustan Times | By Abhishek Paul
PUBLISHED ON JUL 05, 2019 05:37 PM IST
The fighting, diminutive Australian has brought new excitement to women’s tennis
File image of Joe Burns(REUTERS)
File image of Joe Burns(REUTERS)

Australia Test opener Joe Burns back after fatigue disorder

Sydney | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON JUL 04, 2019 09:23 AM IST
He was diagnosed with “post-infectious fatigue disorder”, stemming from an October 2018 viral infection.
Communities were cut off, farmers stranded and cows washed offshore as heavy rain pelted northeast Australia Sunday, with one major river breaking 118-year-old floodwater records.(AFP)
Communities were cut off, farmers stranded and cows washed offshore as heavy rain pelted northeast Australia Sunday, with one major river breaking 118-year-old floodwater records.(AFP)

Floods in north Australia as Daintree river breaks 118-year-old record

Cairns (Australia) | By Agence-France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2019 04:49 PM IST
The Bureau of Meteorology said Queensland’s Daintree River rose to 12.60 metres -- a level not seen in over a century -- and local authorities warned that some residents in remote areas could be cut off for days.
Highly venomous jellyfish have stung more than three thousand people on Australia’s northeastern shores in just a few days, authorities said Monday, forcing the closure of several beaches.(AFP/ Representative Image)
Highly venomous jellyfish have stung more than three thousand people on Australia’s northeastern shores in just a few days, authorities said Monday, forcing the closure of several beaches.(AFP/ Representative Image)

Thousands stung by venomous jellyfish in Australia, busy beaches closed down

Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2019 12:17 PM IST
Coastguard association Surf Life Saving said a “whopping” 3,595 people had suffered painful burns after encounters with the creatures, also known as bluebottles for their transparent bluish appearance.
File image of Glenn Maxwell.(Twitter)
File image of Glenn Maxwell.(Twitter)

Big Bash League: Glenn Maxwell helps Melbourne Stars take down Sydney Thunder

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JAN 05, 2019 04:45 PM IST
Melbourne Stars beat Sydney Thunder by eight wickets in the Big Bash League on Saturday.
File image of Shane Watson.(Twitter)
File image of Shane Watson.(Twitter)

Big Bash League, Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Thunder, Highlights: As It Happened

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2019 04:12 PM IST
Big Bash League: Catch all the highlights from the match between Melbourne Stars and Sydney Thunder from the Carrara Oval, Queensland.
Chris Dawson, 70, is to be charged with murdering Lynette Dawson, New South Wales (NSW) authorities said. He was arrested in Queensland and would be brought to New South Wales.(Lynette Dawson)
Chris Dawson, 70, is to be charged with murdering Lynette Dawson, New South Wales (NSW) authorities said. He was arrested in Queensland and would be brought to New South Wales.(Lynette Dawson)

This woman went missing in 1982. A podcast led to her husband’s arrest

Canberra | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2018 09:26 AM IST
Dawson has denied killing his wife, with whom he has two children. He has said that she abandoned the family for a religious group.
Kagiso Rabada bowls during the third One Day International cricket match between South Africa and Zimbabwe.(AFP)
Kagiso Rabada bowls during the third One Day International cricket match between South Africa and Zimbabwe.(AFP)

Kagiso Rabada’s shocking delivery leaves teammates in splits - Watch video

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2018 08:20 AM IST
Kagiso Rabada bowled a dead ball in the ninth over of the match, after he failed to grip the ball and it slipped away from his hand while he tried deliver against Australia in the one-off T20I.
File picture of Michael Vaughan(Getty Images)
File picture of Michael Vaughan(Getty Images)

Michael Vaughan pokes fun at Australia with sarcastic Tweet

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2018 09:24 AM IST
Saturday was not a very good day for Australian cricket as first the men’s team were gunned down by South Africa in a curtailed T20I match and then the women’s team were shunted away by the Indian eves.
Chris Morris (C) of South Africa is congratulated by teammates after dismissing Australia's D'Arcy Short during the T20 international cricket match between Australia and South Africa at Metricon Stadium on the Gold Coast(AFP)
Chris Morris (C) of South Africa is congratulated by teammates after dismissing Australia's D'Arcy Short during the T20 international cricket match between Australia and South Africa at Metricon Stadium on the Gold Coast(AFP)

Australia vs South Africa, Only T20I highlights: SA won by 21 runs

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 06:19 PM IST
Australia vs South Africa: Catch all the action of the only T20I between Australia and South Africa through our commentary.
A woman has been charged after a “complex” investigation into an Australian strawberry scare where needles were found stuck into the fruit, police said Sunday, in a crisis that sparked nationwide panic.(Representative Image/HT File Photo)
A woman has been charged after a “complex” investigation into an Australian strawberry scare where needles were found stuck into the fruit, police said Sunday, in a crisis that sparked nationwide panic.(Representative Image/HT File Photo)

50-year-old woman arrested after probe into Australia strawberry needle scare

Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2018 07:42 PM IST
Since the first case came to light when a man was taken to hospital with stomach pains after consuming strawberries, more than 100 alleged incidents of pins and needles found in fruit, mostly strawberries, were reported in September around the country.
Usman Khawaja underwent surgery late last month and is already back running.(REUTERS)
Usman Khawaja underwent surgery late last month and is already back running.(REUTERS)

Australia opener Usman Khawaja confident of recovery for first India Test

Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2018 10:46 AM IST
Usman Khawaja, who hit a fighting hundred to help Australia scramble to a draw in the first Test against Pakistan last month, has been out of action since the second Test of that series.
File picture of D’Arcy Short(AFP)
File picture of D’Arcy Short(AFP)

Australia’s D’Arcy Short scripts history, slams highest score in Australia

Sydney | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2018 10:31 AM IST
The 28-year-old left-hander raced to his second List A hundred in just 83 balls before moving up a gear, needing just 45 more deliveries to go from 100 to 200 at the Hurstville Oval.
Sashi Chelia won MasterChef Season 10 with a historic score of 93 out of 100.(Facebook/SashiCheliah)
Sashi Chelia won MasterChef Season 10 with a historic score of 93 out of 100.(Facebook/SashiCheliah)

Cooking for Kamal Haasan and Aamir Khan would be everything: MasterChef winner Sashi Cheliah

Hindustan Times | By Aditya Dogra, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2018 05:57 PM IST
After a historic win in MasterChef Australia Season 10, chef Sashi cheliah talks about his journey in the show,Indian roots, and his love for Kollywood and Bollywood movies.
A dingo runs at the Dingo Discovery and Research Centre at the Toolern Vale in rural Victoria, some 60 km north-west of Melbourne.(AFP Photo)
A dingo runs at the Dingo Discovery and Research Centre at the Toolern Vale in rural Victoria, some 60 km north-west of Melbourne.(AFP Photo)

Woman attacked by pack of wild dogs in Australia

Associated France Presse, Sydney | By Associated France Presse
PUBLISHED ON JUL 24, 2018 12:23 PM IST
Dingo attacks are rare, with just a handful of incidents reported in recent years. In 2012 a German man was savaged while camping on Fraser island in Queensland state, while a three-year-old and a South Korean woman were bitten in separate incidents.
The woman had been lost for five days before friends reported her missing on Wednesday and a search was launched, police said.(AP File/Representative image)
The woman had been lost for five days before friends reported her missing on Wednesday and a search was launched, police said.(AP File/Representative image)

Korean woman survives 6 nights lost in Australian wilderness

Associated Press, Brisbane | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2018 01:43 PM IST
The woman was found on Thursday by soldiers and police who cut through dense forest to reach her, an official said.
Ajith, known for his passion for bikes and cars, had developed interest in aero-modelling as a school student.
Ajith, known for his passion for bikes and cars, had developed interest in aero-modelling as a school student.

Ajith to help Madras Institute of Technology build advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Hindustan Times | By Karthik Kumar
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2018 03:52 PM IST
Ajith and Madras Institute of Technology will soon build an advanced UAV. The actor has been appointed as Helicopter Test Pilot and UAV System Adviser.
Rajasthan Royals cricketer Ben Laughlin is eyeing a comeback into the Australian cricket team.(AFP)
Rajasthan Royals cricketer Ben Laughlin is eyeing a comeback into the Australian cricket team.(AFP)

Rajasthan Royals’ Ben Laughlin eyeing comeback in Australia T20 team via IPL 2018

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Shalini Gupta
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2018 05:50 PM IST
Rajasthan Royals’ Ben Laughlin last played for Australia in ODIs in 2009 and T20s in 2013.
A Commonwealth Games delegate from Mauritius has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman on the Gold Coast last week. (Image for representational purpose only).(Twitter)
A Commonwealth Games delegate from Mauritius has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman on the Gold Coast last week. (Image for representational purpose only).(Twitter)

2018 Commonwealth Games: Mauritius delegate charged with sexual assault

Reuters, Gold Coast | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2018 11:26 PM IST
Australian police said Friday they had charged a Mauritian Commonwealth Games official with sexual assault following an incident on the Gold Coast last week.
Taylah Robertson (L) is guaranteed at least a bronze in the women’s 51-kg division event at the Commonwealth Games 2018.(Facebook: Taylah Robertson)
Taylah Robertson (L) is guaranteed at least a bronze in the women’s 51-kg division event at the Commonwealth Games 2018.(Facebook: Taylah Robertson)

Australian boxer gifted first medal of Commonwealth Games without a punch thrown

Reuters, Gold Coast | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2018 01:42 PM IST
Taylah Robertson from Queensland state’s Sunshine Coast is guaranteed at least a bronze in the women’s 51-kg division event at the Commonwealth Games 2018 after receiving a free pass to the semi-finals.
England have been listed as an African nation with capital Banjul in the official programme for the Commonwealth Games’ opening ceremony. Image for representative purposes only.(REUTERS)
England have been listed as an African nation with capital Banjul in the official programme for the Commonwealth Games’ opening ceremony. Image for representative purposes only.(REUTERS)

England in Africa? Commonwealth Games 2018 programme gaffe leaves officials red-faced

Reuters, Gold Coast | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2018 09:48 AM IST
The official Commonwealth Games 2018 programme, being sold at newsagents and merchandise tents around the balmy Queensland resort in Gold Coast, has England’s population listed at just over two million and their first Games appearance in 1970.
Rain clouds moving over the Gold Coast, the host city of 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on Sunday.(AFP)
Rain clouds moving over the Gold Coast, the host city of 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on Sunday.(AFP)

Commonwealth Games 2018: Gold Coast braced for a wave of challenges

Gold Coast | By B Shrikant
PUBLISHED ON APR 01, 2018 10:42 PM IST
Gold Coast, the famous Queensland tourist stretch will be buzzing with athletes as the Commonwealth Games returns to Australia after 12 years
Protesters protest Adani’s planned coal mine project in northeast Australia, at Sydney’s Bondi Beach in Australia, last October.(Reuters File Photo)
Protesters protest Adani’s planned coal mine project in northeast Australia, at Sydney’s Bondi Beach in Australia, last October.(Reuters File Photo)

Adani to delay Australia coal project over funding, eyes export deals with Asian companies

Bloomberg, Sydney | By Perry Williams & Ruth Carson
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2018 11:09 AM IST
The billionaire Gautam Adani-backed company has abandoned a 2020 target date to begin mining coal from the Carmichael project in Australia’s northeastern state of Queensland after failing to obtain up to $2.3 billion of funds from lenders by a March deadline.
Matt Renshaw will join the underfire Australia cricket team ahead of their fourth Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.(AP)
Matt Renshaw will join the underfire Australia cricket team ahead of their fourth Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.(AP)

Matt Renshaw to join Australia Test squad ahead of 4th Test in Johannesburg

Press Trust of India, Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2018 12:16 PM IST
Matt Renshaw will join the Australia squad ahead of their fourth Test match against South Africa in Johannesburg.
Jill Kindt holds a photo of her with her late wife Jo Grant, joined by Jo's mother Sandra Kelly and her husband Paul at Parliament House in Brisbane on Wednesday.(Reuters)
Jill Kindt holds a photo of her with her late wife Jo Grant, joined by Jo's mother Sandra Kelly and her husband Paul at Parliament House in Brisbane on Wednesday.(Reuters)

Australia’s first gay marriage ends in heartbreak after just 48 days

Reuters, Melbourne | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2018 01:47 PM IST
Jill Kindt married Jo Grant a week after Australia recognised same sex unions. Grant, suffering from a rare form of cancer, died on January 30.
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
Story Saved