Mar 04, 2014 03:50 PM IST
In its 2014 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey, the EIU said the world`s ten most expensive cities to live in are: Singapore, Paris, Oslo, Zurich, Sydney, Caracas, Geneva, Melbourne, Tokyo and Copenhagen, respectively.
- Feb 06, 2014 02:28 PM IST
Engineers flew from Hong Kong to fix the glitch, a spokesman for state-run Air India said, adding the plane with 215 passengers on board was due to take off for New Delhi on Thursday afternoon.
- Sep 04, 2013 09:40 AM IST
Air India becomes the first airlines to bring Dreamliner on the Australian soil with its triangular direct flights to Sydney and Melbourne. The Indian airline is now eyeing on direct services from the two cities separately to Delhi.
- Jun 18, 2013 11:12 AM IST
The Australian park, due to start construction next year, is one of the more unusual attempts by Australia to win a slice of the world's largest outbound tourism market as it looks for an economic boost to replace its fading mining boom.
- Jan 18, 2013 07:32 AM IST
Agnieszka Radwanska took advantage of cooler conditions in Melbourne to continue her red-hot start to 2013 with a 6-3 6-1 victory over Britain's Heather Watson in the third round of the Australian Open on Friday.
- Oct 01, 2012 01:00 PM IST
British singer George Michael has cancelled his tour of Australia due to "major anxiety" brought on by his recent battle with severe pneumonia, he announced on his website.
- Jun 15, 2012 10:44 AM IST
Dimitrios Lazaridis once owned textile factories in Greece, Albania and Bulgaria. Today the 41-year old Greek finds himself studying English in Australia and working part-time for a fish-market wholesaler in Melbourne.
- Aug 30, 2011 04:50 PM IST
Australia's second-largest city Melbourne has been rated the world's best city to live in, and Mumbai one of the worst, according to a new survey.
- Aug 24, 2011 11:48 AM IST
The Australian city of Melbourne has announced a draft plan to strengthen business ties with India, with a focus on building economic prosperity, facilitating learning and supporting community, cultural and civic links between the two countries.
- May 30, 2011 07:17 PM IST
Find out more about the life of aborigines and how their rich culture is being preserved today. Explore the land of coral reefs and dense forest abounding with wild untamed life
- May 21, 2011 02:32 PM IST
On CNBC-TV18's special show 'Australia Unveiled', Jotica Sehgal takes a special journey into the incredible land of Kangaroos, exploring the cultural hub Melbourne, bustling city of Sydney and the home to the Great Barrier Reef.
- Apr 20, 2011 11:24 AM IST
A 16-year-old boy on Wednesday pleaded guilty to killing Indian student Nitin Garg, a crime which threatened Australia's ties with India.
- Feb 23, 2011 08:21 AM IST
Melbourne will take Formula One back to the good old days after civil unrest in Bahrain left Australia to host next month's season opener, Mark Webber said on Tuesday.
- Jan 18, 2011 03:57 PM IST
Belgium's Kim Clijsters inflicted the dreaded 'double bagel' on Russian Dinara Safina with a 6-0 6-0 first round blowout at the Australian Open on Tuesday.
- Jan 17, 2011 01:11 PM IST
Former world number one Maria Sharapova invited renewed comparisons with fellow Russian Anna Kournikova after a patchy 6-1 6-3 opening victory over Tamarine Tanasugarn at the Australian Open on Monday.