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  • Extreme Heat Knocks Out Internet In Australia
    By on January 5, 2015 | Comments Off  Comments


    An anonymous reader writes with news that bad weather caused internet connectivity problems for users in Perth, Western Australia on Monday. But it wasn’t raging storms or lightning that caused this outage — it was extreme heat. Monday was the 6th hottest day on record for Perth, peaking around 44.4 C (111.9 F). Thousands of iiNet customers across Australia found themselves offline for about six and a half hours after the company shut down some (more…)

  • ‘Australia can’t just depend on Clarke’
    By on August 5, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Michael Vaughan, Geoffrey Boycott and Damien Martyn on where England held the edge over Australia in the Ashes series

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  • Australia coach criticises batsmen
    By on July 15, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Australia coach Darren Lehmann calls on his top-order batsmen to score more runs in the Ashes series against England.

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  • Johnson back for Australia’s tour
    By on May 10, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Australia recall fast bowlers Mitchell Johnson and Patrick Cummins to their one-day side for next month’s tour of Ireland and England.

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  • Gatland could make Australia tour
    By on May 10, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Injured head coach Warren Gatland could yet make part of Wales’ three-Test tour to Australia in June, says Shaun Edwards.

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  • Australia on top against Pakistan
    By on July 14, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Australia finish on 100-4 to build a 205-run lead after two days of the first Test against Pakistan at Lord’s.

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  • Inside Australia’s Data Retention Proposal
    By on June 16, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    bennyboy64 writes “New details have emerged on Australia’s attempt at getting a data retention regime into place, with meeting notes taken by industry sources showing exactly what has been proposed. In a nutshell, the Australian government wants Internet service providers to keep anything and everything they have the ability to log and retain for two years ‘at this stage.'”

    Read more of this story at Slashdot.

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  • Flintoff to ignore Australia bids
    By on May 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Andrew Flintoff is not prepared to discuss the possibility of playing domestic Twenty20 cricket in Australia.

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  • Openers put Australia in command
    By on December 24, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Australia’s openers narrowly miss out on centuries but give their side a strong start in the first Test against Pakistan at the MCG.

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  • England beaten again by Australia
    By on December 1, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    England lose their second match in the Champions Trophy as a 24-year run without a victory against Australia continues.

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