MIGRANT BUS DRIVERS face greater risk including racial abuse and violence from passengers Melbourne, November 16: Unprovoked assaults are becoming a regular feature on public transport in Victoria. According to police reports lodged in the recent past, increasing number of passengers and drivers are being assaulted by other passengers, eitherRead More →

Dandenong, October 15: A concert, organised to raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation, showcased the evolution of Indian women through the eyes of Bollywood – panning from docile and well-mannered Madhubala to exuberant Deepika’s and Alia’s norm-breaking, at The Castle, here. “The concert was a huge success andRead More →

Family suggests racial hate crime in killing of Manmeet; parents not yet told of Manmeet’s death Melbourne, October 31: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, in a telephonic conversation with his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull, expressed concern over the death of Indian-origin Manmeet Sharma (Alisher) who worked as a busRead More →

Mumbai, Oct 20: Filmmaker Karan Johar on Tuesday expressed his hurt on being labelled “anti-national” ahead of the release of his directorial “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” (ADHM), which stars Pakistani actor Fawad Khan and said he would not engage with talent from Pakistan “in the circumstance”. After his longstanding silence,Read More →

Melbourne, September 29: A record number of Indian-origin candidates will contest local council elections next month in Victoria, home to Australia’s largest Indian population. According to official figures, Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) received total nominations from 2,135 candidates for 637 councillor posts across 78 councils in the state. This includesRead More →

Former Australian Test Cricketer Michael Kasprowicz and Triple Olympic Gold Medallist Stephanie Rice go head to head in a curry cook-off! Darlinghurst, September 26: Former Australian test cricketer and fast bowler, Michael Kasprowicz is trading his cricket whites for chef whites to go head to head against three-time Olympic goldRead More →