- This news prompted celebrations and fireworks in Brisbane
- I have so much pride for my state, for my people, Queensland state premier Anna Palaszczuk said
- Australia has hosted the Summer Games twice - 1956 Melbourne and 2000 Sydney
- The announcement was made following a vote of IOC member nations in Tokyo
- Brisbane will be the third Australian city to host the Games, after Melbourne (1956) and Sydney (2000)
- Paris (2024) and Los Angeles (2028) will host the next two editions of the Olympics
Mumbai, Jul 11 (PTI) Actor-model Evelyn Sharma and her Australia-based husband, dental surgeon Tushaan Bhindi, on Sunday announced they are expecting their first child.
- The three-day lockdown ordered Monday saw schools, restaurants and bars forced to close
- It was the latest in a series of mini lockdowns in Australian cities this year
- Just one new case was detected in Brisbane on Thursday, taking the number of cases to 14
- This is the second lockdown ordered in Brisbane in 2021
- Bars, restaurants and schools will have to shut by 5 pm
- Australia has just recorded over 29,000 cases and 909 deaths during the pandemic to date
Chennai, Mar 24 (PTI) Another match and another dazzling debut. India's happy problem of plenty found its newest addition in rookie pacer Prasidh Krishna -- a Brett Lee and masala dosa fan who ...