Australia formally signed a Aus$50 billion "strategic partnership" with France to build 12 state of the art submarines
CANBERRA: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has reached Australia on two days official visit on the invitation of Australian Army Chief. Upon arrival at the Defence Forces Headquarters in Canberra, the COAS was given a tri-service Guard of Honour. The Army chief called on Australian Army Chief Lieutenant General Angus J. Campbell and Naval Chief Vice Admiral Timothy Barrett. Later, he also met Australian Foreign Minister Ms Julie Bishop and Defence Minister Ms Marise Payne AR at Australian…
CANBERRA: David Warner slammed his sixth one-day century of the year to lead Australia to a crushing 116-run victory and reclaim the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy series off New Zealand on Tuesday. Warner smashed 119 off 115 balls to propel the Australians to an imposing 378 for five after being sent into bat. They then bowled out the Black Caps for 262 off 47.2 overs at the bat-friendly Manuka Oval. New Zealand had to win in Canberra to keep alive their hopes of retaining the trophy after losing by 68 runs in the opening…
SYDNEY: An Iranian refugee set himself on fire Wednesday during a visit by UN officials to Nauru, Canberra said, with four others reportedly attempting suicide.
CANBERRA: Australia Women defeated India Women by 121 runs in the first one day international at Canberra thanks to a century by Alex Blackwell and an all round performance by Ellyse Perry, ARY News reported.
CANBERRA: Aaron Finch's century and Kane Richardson's five wicket haul helped Australia beat India by 25 runs in the fourth one day international at Canberra, ARY News reported.