Australia

  • Ukranians in Australia oppose Putin’s presence at G20
    3:54 PM

    Sydney, Oct 13 (IANS/EFE) An organisation of Ukrainian community living in Australia protested Monday against the presence of Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit that will be held next month in Brisbane. A spokesperson for the Australian Federation of Ukrainian Organisations, Stefan Romaniw said that allowing Putin to

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  • Australian nurse suspected of Ebola tests negative
    3:34 PM

    Sydney, Oct 13 (IANS/EFE) An Australian nurse isolated in a hospital in Cairns in northeastern Australia for exhibiting symptoms of the Ebola virus disease was discharged Monday after testing negative in a second test, local media said. A hospital spokesperson said Sue Ellen Kovack, 56, was discharged early Monday although

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  • Australia beat Pakistan by one run
    1:08 PM

    Abu Dhabi, Oct 13 (IANS) Australia beat Pakistan by one run in a nail biting cricket match to clean sweep the One-Day International series 3-0. George Bailey won the toss and elected to bat with Australia posting 231 in their 50 overs here Sunday night. David Warner and Steve Smith

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  • Bill Lawry lauded on Australia Hall of Fame induction
    11:14 AM

    Melbourne, Oct 10 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) Friday congratulated former captain Bill Lawry who was inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame at a gala celebration here. While most cricket fans know him as a central figure on Channel Nine’s cricket coverage, Lawry was one of Australia’s finest opening

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  • Australian nurse cleared of Ebola
    4:39 AM

    Sydney, Oct 10 (IANS) The Australian nurse who was rushed to hospital after suffering Ebola-like symptoms has tested negative, a health official confirmed Friday. Sue Ellen Kovack, 57, was tested for the deadly virus Thursday after she spent time in Sierra Leone, where she was volunteering as a nurse at

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  • ‘Aid workers creating Ebola risk in Australia’
    4:02 PM

    Sydney, Oct 9 (IANS) Aid workers are creating the risk of Ebola virus disease in Australia, a media report Thursday said citing a federal MP. A nurse who has recently returned from Sierra Leone, where she was working in a hospital treating Ebola victims, is being assessed in Cairns Hospital,

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  • Australian woman being assessed for Ebola
    1:40 PM

    Sydney, Oct 9 (IANS) A woman in Australia is being assessed in hospital for the deadly Ebola virus, media reported Thursday. “The woman recently returned from Sierra Leone, where she was working in a hospital treating Ebola victims, and is being assessed in Cairns Hospital,” a Queensland health official said,

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