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Australia’s Usman Khawaja criticises country’s selection policy; says constant changes hampered h...

Sydney: Australia batsman Usman Khawaja has criticised the country’s selection policy and says the constant team changes hampered his attempts to develop his all-round game. The 30-year-old left-ha...

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Panic as cabin pressure drops on AirAsia plane from Australia

Passengers recounted their panic Monday after a sudden loss of pressure on their AirAsia flight caused oxygen masks to drop from the ceiling and sent their plane into a steep drop.AirAsia said the ...

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Global Markets: Asian shares conquer new peaks, oil up on Iraq tensions

Read more about Global Markets: Asian shares conquer new peaks, oil up on Iraq tensions on Business Standard. SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares advanced to new highs on Monday following Wall Street's...

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Thor Ragnarok star Chris Hemsworth is game for a Bollywood film but conditions apply

Australian actor Chris Hemsworth is game for working in the Hindi film industry if he is offered a “great script”. Asked if he is open to work in a Bollywood film, Hemsworth told IANS in a round ta...

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Bitcoin can now buy you citizenship in the world's happiest countries

Got some bitcoin burning a hole in your digital wallet? And paradise on the mind? You could use it to buy a second passport. Vanuatu, a South Pacific archipelago of some 80 islands, will now let ou...

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Soccer-Australia defender Jurman suspended for 'bribe' gesture

MELBOURNE, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Australia defender Matthew Jurman has been suspended from the South Korean top flight for two matches after making a "bribe gesture" at an opponent during a K-league m...

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Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia. It is on Australia's south-east coast, on the Tasman Sea. In June 2010 the greater metropolitan area had an approximate population of 4.6 million people.