Tag Archives: Australia

02Apr/15

Voice-controlled GPS helmet to help bikers

Motorcyclists will no longer have to rely on maps or GPS systems, both of which require riders to take their eyes off the road, once a new Russian smart helmet goes on sale this summer.

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01Apr/15

Full theatrical trailer for “Mad Max” reboot released

(EVO) – The theatrical trailer for the rebooted version of the “Mad Max” film series was released on Tuesday (March 31). Called “Mad Max: Fury Road,” the movie stars Tom Hardy in a much-anticipated return for George Miller’s imagination of the Australian anti-hero originally played by Mel Gibson.
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01Apr/15

U.S. still cold on China-led infrastructure bank

(BVO) – Growing competition for political influence in Asia, as the U.S. pivot to the region hits a hiccup.

A long list of countries ranging from Denmark to Australia signing up to join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank – leaving the U.S. and key ally Japan out in the cold.
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31Mar/15

Europe, U.S. division over China-led bank

(BVO) – A new clash between the U.S. and China in the bid for influence in fast growing Asia.

Beijing has taken the lead in jump-starting a new government-funded infrastructure bank – the AIIB – recently gaining the support of traditional U.S. ally Great Britain for the 50-billion dollar project.
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21Mar/15

England’s Lancaster considers last opponents France and possible Six Nations triumph

England rugby union head coach Stuart Lancaster recalls forwards Geoff Parling and Nick Easter to face a difficult French team on the last day of the Six Nations, which he believes will be unique in the sporting world.
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15Mar/15

World champion Hamilton continues winning in Australia

Lewis Hamilton leads season-opening Australian Grand Prix from start to finish from Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg ahead of a depleted field of cars.
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11Mar/15

Snowden papers reveal New Zealand spies on China, other asian nations

The latest documents released by former U.S. security whistleblower Edward Snowden reveal New Zealand spies on China and Japan and is shared with the United States and others.
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09Mar/15

Bangladesh knock England out of cricket World Cup

ADELAIDE, SOUTHERN AUSTRALIA, AUSTRALIA (MARCH 9, 2015) (REUTERS PICTURES) – The Bangladesh team were delighted after they shocked England with a 15-run victory in a Cricket World Cup Pool A match in Adelaide, Australia on Monday (March 9).
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08Mar/15

Malaysia marks MH370 anniversary

Relatives of the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 flight mark the first anniversary since the flight’s disappearance and say they don’t want the search to stop.

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02Mar/15

Durban formally submits bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (MARCH 2, 2015) (REUTERS) – Durban formally handed over its bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games at a ceremony in London on Monday (March 2).
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