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Indian High Commissioner to Australia stopped from entering Tarneit Gurudwara in Melbourne

Tarneit, November 18: A M Gondane, Indian High Commissioner to Australia, who was on an official visit to Melbourne on Saturday; was scheduled visit the Tarneit Gurudwara among other Indian places of worship. He was however, stopped at the entrance of the Tarneit Gurudwara by pro-Khalistani protesters, who argued with him for a long time…

It’s the Same-Sex marriage – hail the ‘rainbow Australia’

The battle of the “sexes” – “same” or “opposite” is over. Australia has had its say and it is a resounding “yes” vote in favour of the same sex. ABS chief statistician David Kalisch announced the results of 12.7 million votes in a speech broadcast live around Australia on Wednesday, 15 November . “For the national result,…

High Court Ruling – the start of a potential horror run for Turnbull

There is an old saying that warns people about the consequences of chickens that come home to roost. This saying is quite apposite for Malcolm Turnbull’s Liberal-National coalition government. This government has let a number of political chickens fly from the coop, and some of these are now starting to come back with the potential…

UN labels Australia as ‘inhumane’

United Nations, November 9: The UN Human Rights Commission (UNHRC) has denounced the Australian government for withdrawing support to former Manus Island detainees as the stand-off over the provision of services to more than 600 men entered its fifth day on Saturday. It comes as the detainees have called for an investigation into the death…

NZ Punjabi love triangle leaves 1 dead, 2 in jail for 17 years

Amandeep Kaur (Amandeep) and her lover Gurjinder Singh both New Zealanders of Indian origin were convicted of murder of Davender Singh, husband of Amandeep Kaur. In 2016 they were both sentenced each to life imprisonment with a minimum period of imprisonment of 17 years’ imprisonment. Amandeep later filed an appeal against the conviction and sentence…

Uber driver Gaurav Marwah charged for allegedly seeking sex with 14-year-old girl, online

Sydney, November 3: 39-year-old Uber driver Gaurav Marwah was arrested after he allegedly engaged in a sexually explicit conversation with an undercover detective believing he was communicating with a 14-year-old girl. Marwah was in fact, was chatting with an under-cover detective CEIU27, from the State Crime Command’s Sex Crimes Squad’s Child Exploitation Internet Unit –…

Adani Executive “not ashamed” as protesters storm Mining Conference in Melbourne

Melbourne, November 1: A senior Adani executive, Muthuraj Guruswamy defended the company’s controversial Carmichael coal mine project in Queensland. He said he was not ashamed to say he worked for Adani or in the mining industry, addressing a mining conference at the Melbourne Convention Centre. This followed when anti-mining protesters burst into the conference as…

More veggies, more goodness for your teeth

‘Try for 5’ this National Nutrition Week  15 – 21 October 2017 The Australian Dental Association (ADA) is taking the opportunity to support National Nutrition Week (15 – 21 October 2017) as vegetables are not only nutritious, they are good for teeth too. The #NNW2017 theme Try for 5, encourages Australians to increase their vegetable…

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