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Australia says 'yes'

Australia says ‘yes’ to same-sex marriage

Australia says ‘yes’: Australians voted with a resounding yes to legalise same-sex marriages. Rainbow-colored smoke, confetti and cheers erupted in the center of Melbourne following the announcement, where hundreds of people had gathered to hear the result. The historic nationwide poll saw 61.6 per cent voting yes while 38.4 per cent voted no.Prime Minister Malcolm

55 percent Indians want military rule in country: Survey

55 percent Indians want military rule in country: Survey

More than 55 percent of Indian citizens want military rule and autocracy in the country, stated Pew survey. Indian economy has grown on average by 6.9 per cent since 2012 with this 85 per cent (of people) trust their national government,” said in a report based on its survey on governance and trust among key

Australian Senator breastfeeds baby in Parliament.

Australian senator, Larissa Waters, became the first MP to nurse a baby in the chamber. Waters became the first mother to do so. She breastfed her baby while passing a motion on black lung disease. The baby is 14 weeks old named, Alia.Waters said, “I am so proud that my daughter Alia is the first

Australians down West Indies to reach final

Bridgetown (Barbados): Australia displayedthe composure and assurance of world champions to chase down a target of 283 and advance to the final with a six-wicket victory over the West Indies in the seventh match of the Tri-Nation One-Day International Series at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Tuesday. Marlon Samuels’ first-ever hundred against Australia and a

PIOs among Australians recognised for Queens B’day honours

Melbourne: Almost 600 Australians, including five persons of Indian origin (PIO), have been recognised for their contribution to the community in this year’s Queen’s Birthday honours. Over 550 recipients who were honoured yesterday came from all walks of life from musicians to politicians, governors, sports persons, artists, law enforcers and philanthropists. New South Wales-based professor