´War on Terrier´ Johnny Depp´s dogs face death in Australia

Posted by on May 14, 2015 | Leave a Comment

SYDNEY: Johnny Depp´s pet dogs Pistol and Boo have been ordered by Australia to “bugger off” back to Hollywood or face being put down after he flew the terriers into the country illegally — as thousands signed a petition to save them. The actor, who is in Australia to film “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”, was given the grim warning by Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce... 

Australia police foil alleged terror bomb plot

Posted by on May 09, 2015 | Leave a Comment

SYDNEY:Australian police said Saturday they had foiled an alleged terror bomb plot reportedly planned for Mother´s Day, arresting a Melbourne teenager and detonating three suspected explosive devices. Australian Federal Police (AFP) and their Victoria state counterparts raided a home in the north Melbourne suburb of Greenvale on Friday, arresting and charging a 17-year-old male. “We´ll allege the teenager... 

Pakistan Australia agree to further enhance bilateral trade

Posted by on May 06, 2015 | Leave a Comment

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Australia Wednesday agreed to further enhance and strengthen bilateral trade especially in the field of agriculture for the benefit of the two countries. The agreement was reached in talks between the delegations of the two countries here at Foreign Office. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, who arrived here earlier in the day on a two day visit, led her country’s delegation while... 

Pakistan crushed by Australia 06 in 4Nation Hockey

Posted by on May 02, 2015 | Leave a Comment

HOBART: Pakistan begun their campaign in the four-nation hockey series with a worst defeat against Australia here on Saturday. Australia crushed Pakistan scoring six goals whereas the Green Shirts could not make any goal in the inaugural match of the series. Pakistan’s defense line could not stop Australia’s attacks nor their forward line succeeded in making any goal. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Kiwis dream of toppling big brother Australia

Posted by on Mar 28, 2015 | Leave a Comment

WELLINGTON: Emergency supplies of beige-coloured clothing were being rushed across the Tasman Saturday as the build-up to the cricket World Cup final reached fever pitch in New Zealand. Brendon McCullum, with his infectious grin, had said before leading his side to a stunning semi-final win against South Africa that they were “having the time of our lives.” His enthusiasm has rubbed off on the nation where... 

New Zealand seeking to oneup big brother Australia

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 | Leave a Comment

MELBOURNE: New Zealand’s cricketers grew up playing backyard battles against imaginary Australia sides and will be eager to get one over their “big brothers” in the World Cup final, paceman Tim Southee said. The trans-Tasman rivalry is fierce across all sports but will reach fever pitch on Sunday when nearly 100,000 will pack out the storied Melbourne Cricket Ground for the title-decider. “The... 

Australia win toss opt to bat first against India

Posted by on Mar 26, 2015 | Leave a Comment

SYDNEY: Australian captain Michael Clark on Thursday won the toss and opted to bat first against defending champions India here at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) in the widely-anticipated World Cup semi-final. India have beaten Australia just once in 35 years in a one-day international at the SCG when a Sachin Tendulkar century helped them win the first of the three-match tri-series final in 2008. But Mahendra Singh Dhoni´s... 

India battle tide of history against Australia

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 | Leave a Comment

SYDNEY: Defending champions India will hope the law of averages does not catch up with them when they clash with hosts Australia in a widely-anticipated World Cup semi-final in Sydney on Thursday. India have beaten Australia just once in 35 years in a one-day international at the Sydney Cricket Ground when a Sachin Tendulkar century helped them win the first of the three-match tri-series final in 2008. But Mahendra Singh... 

Australia and India to continue war of words

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 | Leave a Comment

SYDNEY: There’s never been any love lost between the Australian and the Indian cricket teams. The fiercest of rivals, their matches are often as much a test of temperament as their skills with bat and ball. The two teams have made no secret of their mutual dislike, and waste little time reminding each other during games. In cricket, it’s known as sledging, in American sports, it’s called trash-talking.... 

Lee tips balanced Australia to swing India semifinal

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 | Leave a Comment

SYDNEY: Former Australia fast bowler Brett Lee believes the balance of the hosts´ side will see them defeat defending champions India in Thursday´s World Cup semi-final at the Sydney Cricket Ground. “I honestly think that Australia will win on Thursday, I think they´ve got the right balance in the team,” said Lee, a popular figure in the sub-continent where he has appeared in the Indian Premier League... 


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