November 25th @ 3:35 PM GMT
Yahoo! Dev Patel knows how special a film like ''Lion'' is. He's been waiting nearly 8 years, since his breakout in ''Slumdog Millionaire,'' for a role as substantive and soulful as Saroo Brierley, an Indian man who was lost as a 5-year-old, adopted and raised by Australian parents, and who, 25 years later, used Google Earth to retrace his steps to his hometown and his birthmother, not knowing the name of either. (Entertainment)
November 28th @ 2:33 PM GMT
Reuters Australian Olympic gymnast Lisa Skinner was fitted with a head brace on Monday after fracturing a vertebra when she fellduring an aerial routine withCirque duSoleilin Brisbane. (Entertainment)
November 28th @ 6:26 AM GMT
Reuters Support for Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has fallen to its lowest levels since he took office more than a year ago, an opinion poll showed on Monday, potentially loosening his already tenuous grip on power. (World)
November 27th @ 3:12 PM GMT
Yahoo! Faf du Plessis reckons he'll forget about the booing, eventually, and his enduring memories of the Australian tour will be about South Africa's against-the-odds series win. (World)
November 28th @ 7:41 AM GMT
Yahoo! One win hasn't made a summer for Australian cricket. Nor has it entirely saved the players or the administration of the national team. (World)
November 28th @ 1:07 AM GMT
Yahoo! Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says winning the Scottish League Cup is a tangible reward for his players after their great start to the season. The Hoops cruised to a 3-0 win over Aberdeen at Hampden on Sunday thanks to first-half strikes from Australian international Tom Rogic and James Forrest while in-form French striker Moussa Dembele added a second-half penalty. It seals a trophy at the first attempt for Rodgers, who joined the Glasgow giants in May, and the Celtic manager is pleased w... (World)
November 27th @ 8:26 PM GMT
Yahoo! The ability of Australian telecoms company Telstra Corporation to offset the fall in its traditional revenue streams by diversifying into a range of technology and other businesses is in doubt. Lumped together with the company's underperforming media department, the entire gamut of these operations which include a range of technology businesses from cloud computing to app delivery specialists - contributed just A$908 million, or 3.4 percent of Telstra's income, in the fiscal year ended in... (Business)
November 28th @ 10:11 AM GMT
Yahoo! England head coach Eddie Jones has called for the media from his native Australia to show ''respect'' ahead of the two countries' year-ending showdown at Twickenham on Saturday. Jones, whose side are chasing a record-equalling 14th straight win, branded Australian press coverage during England's 3-0 series whitewash Down Under in June ''demeaning, disrespectful and disgusting''. ''Steve Hoiles will find something for sure,'' Jones said, in comments published by British newspap... (World)
November 26th @ 12:53 AM GMT
Yahoo! South Africa lost skipper Faf du Plessis amid a clatter of late wickets as the match pendulum swung decisively towards Australia in the third day-night Test in Adelaide on Saturday. The Australians, who led by 124 runs on the first innings, reduced the Proteas to 194 for six with the prized wicket of du Plessis for 12 coming late on the third day. At the close, South Africa were holding on and just 70 runs ahead of Australia heading into Sunday's fourth day. (World)
November 25th @ 7:32 PM GMT
Yahoo! England coach Eddie Jones said Elliot Daly faced the same choice of being ''good or happy'' that confronted his childhood friends the Ella brothers in his quest to become an established international. Wasps playmaker Daly made his full England debut against South Africa earlier this month at Twickenham before switching from his familiar centre role to the left wing for last week's 58-15 defeat of Fiji. While Jones never had any doubts about Daly's ability, the Australian coach had bee... (World)