Category: Breaking News

Labor to scrap Uranium deal with India: Kevin Rudd

By Neeraj Nanda Melbourne: Australia’s decision to export Uranium to India with conditions seems to have run into rough weather. The leader of opposition and Australian Labor Party leader Kevin Rudd, projected to be the next Prime Minister has said that he will scrap the deal if Labor comes to […]

Haneef ‘knew nothing’ of failed bombings

July 18, 2007 – 5:59AM Terror suspect Mohamed Haneef has told Australian Federal Police (AFP) he knew nothing about the failed bombings linked to his second cousins in London and Glasgow. Dr Haneef has been charged with “recklessly” supporting a terrorist organisation, after providing a mobile phone SIM card to […]

Haneef may appeal detention

The lawyer for Indian Gold Coast doctor Dr. Md. Haneef being detained in Australia over the bungled British bomb plots says he may launch an appeal, reports Australian Associated Press.

Melbourne court denies bail to Tiger supporters

Two alleged Tamil Tiger rebel supporters have been denied bail by a Melbourne court, reports ABC. The men Aruran Vinayagamoorthy, 32, from Mount Waverley and 36-year-old Sivarajah Yathavan were nabbed by the police last month. Charges against the accused relate to activities including supporting the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, […]

President poll: UPA trump card catches NDA camp on wrong foot

By Pradeep Kaushal New Delhi: Their entire poll arithmetic centred around Shivraj Patil so far, poll managers of Bhairon Singh Shekhawat may be forced to re-draw their strategy with the UPA-Left combine fielding Rajasthan Governor Pratibha Patil for presidency. “We have to reckon with the first woman President factor, instead […]