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Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games is an international, multi-sport event which is held every four years and features competitions involving thousands of elite athletes from members of the Commonwealth of Nations. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Emaar MGF receives Rs 8.6k crore fine notice

Jun 05, 2013 - The Times of India

Glasgow is weathering the economic storm

Apr 15, 2013 - Financial Times

India's corruption fighter ruffles feathers

Sep 14, 2011 - Financial Times

Head of 2014 Glasgow games organisers resigns

Jun 28, 2011 - Financial Times

Railway ad gets gold at Cannes

Jun 28, 2011 - The Times of India

Gold for Welsh boxer McGoldrick

Jun 06, 2011 - France24

Delhi Games chief faces graft charges

Apr 26, 2011 - France24

Articles About Commonwealth Games

People are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.
Google Top Searches in New Zealand for 2014 [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Google has released the most searched items in New Zealand for 2014. (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, EARTHQUAKE, UKRAINE

Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain poses at the First Annual Diamond Ball fundraising event at The Vineyard in Beverly Hills, California December 11, 2014. The event benefits the Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF).
Lewis Hamilton Beats Rory Mcllroy To Win BBC Sports Personality Of The Year

By IBTimes AU

Lewis Hamilton becomes the fifth racing driver to win the BBC sports personality of the year. (Dec 15)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, RYDER CUP, REAL MADRID

Double gold medalist Sir Chris Hoy gestures to the crowds during Scotland's Olympians and Paralympians parade in Buchanan St Glasgow as part of their homecoming celebrations, September 14, 2012.
Sir Chris Hoy Is The 2014 BBC Sports Personality Lifetime Award Recipient; Lewis Hamilton, Rory Mcllroy Or Gareth Bale Can Become Sports Personality Of The Year.

By IBTimes AU

Sir Chris Hoy is the lifetime award winner, Lewis Hamilton, Rory Mcllroy or Gareth Bale can be the BBC sports personality of the year. (Dec 12)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, REAL MADRID

Members of the Australian hockey team celebrate a goal scored by Robert Hammond (2nd L) against Argentina during their Men's Field Hockey World Cup match at the Warsteiner Hockey Park stadium in Moenchengladbach September 9, 2006.
Australian Champion Men’s Field Hockey Team Struggle At The Champions Trophy

By IBTimes AU

Coached by Graham Reid and captained by Mark Knowles have won two major honours already this year. Having started the 2014 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy as favourites they are now staring at the possibility of a first round exit. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, PAKISTAN, AUSTRALIA, ARGENTINA, INDIA

Switzerland's Roger Federer returns the ball
Sania Mirza Ecstatic With Roger Federer Pairing, Shines In Day 2 Of IPTL

By IBTimes AU

Local tennis sensation Sania Mirza is ecstatic with her mixed doubles pairing with Swiss legend Roger Federer, seeing the partnership as an opportunity to learn from the best and entice her young countrymen to take up tennis as a sport. (Dec 09)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, COURT, INDIA

A diver is seen underwater during a practice session at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, Scotland, July 31, 2014.
Divers Can Now Ditch Oxygen Tank, Thanks To ‘Aquaman Crystal’

By IBTimes AU

Oxygen tank among divers would soon become optional following the discovery by scientists of a crystalline material that pulls oxygen out of the surrounding environment. The material, dubbed as Aquaman Crystal, uses cobalt to pull and release oxygen without the need for big storage tanks. (Oct 04)

Jimmy Kimmel, Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton discuss Clinton Global Initiative University during closing plenary session on second day of the 2014 Meeting of Clinton Global Initiative University at Arizona State University in Tempe
Be Warned: The Most Dangerous Celebrities Online List

By IBTimes AU

McAfee is out with its list of The Most Dangerous Celebrities Online. (Oct 02)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, AUSTRALIA, BRITNEY SPEARS, JENNIFER LOPEZ

Roger Federer of Switzerland drinks before play was suspended due to rain in his match against Marcel Granollers of Spain at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, August 31, 2014. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
Roger Federer Confirms To Play At Brisbane International In 2015

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer has confirmed that he will begin his 2015 tennis season at the Brisbane International. (Sep 08)

Britain's Queen Elizabeth And Prince Philip At The 2014 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony
Queen Elizabeth Hates Selfies, Against Mobile Phone Greeters—Report

By IBTimes AU

The 88-year-old monarch is reportedly not a fan of selfies as revealed by U.S. Ambassador Matthew Barzun. (Sep 03)

Australian singer Kylie Minogue performs during the closing ceremony of the 2014 commonwealth games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland August 3, 2014.
Major Events Bill 2014 Poses Awkward Police Power

By IBTimes AU

Major Events Bill 2014 poses provisions that could cause uncomfortable feeling to event goers (Aug 27)