Minister Ros Spence announces more money for multicultural festivals

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting festivals and events hosted by diverse community organisations that promote the sharing and celebration of culture, tradition and social connection. Minister for Multicultural Affairs Ros Spence today opened the next round of funding from the Multicultural Festivals and Events Program for communities to deliverRead More →

Colin Brooks - Free RATs

The Andrews Labor Government is continuing to provide free RATs (rapid antigen test kits) to eligible Victorians with disability, extending support to some of the most vulnerable in our community over the winter months. People with disability in Victoria can continue to access 20 free rapid antigen tests per visitRead More →

Pauline Hanson - No Welcome to the country

The new parliament has opened the first time after elections. Before Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Opposition leader Peter Dutton could lock horns, the opening is in the news, all because of Pauline Hanson. Pauline Hanson angrily left the Senate chamber during the opening acknowledgement to country after dismissing itsRead More →

Top VCE Performers recognized at Premier's VCE Awards

Victoria’s Top VCE performers have been recognised at the Premier’s VCE Awards, celebrating their outstanding efforts and achievements amidst the challenges of 2021. Minister for Education Natalie Hutchins today congratulated the high-achieving students, which include a Mt Waverley SC student aiming for a career in in radiology and sonography, andRead More →

VMC inviting nominations for Multicultural Awards for Excellence

Every year Victoria recognises, celebrates and appreciates outstanding Victorians and organisations for their service to multicultural Victoria. Now in its 21st year, these annual awards are proudly coordinated by the Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC). The Multicultural Awards for Excellence (MAEs) formally recognise people and organisations who have fostered cross-cultural understandingRead More →

Hindu Society of Victoria Image

Is all well at the Hindu Society of Victoria Carrum Downs is a question that needs answering. Bharat Times (BT) has been contacted by a number of Shiva Vishnu temple devotees with claim of money being stolen from the ‘Undiyal’ – or money box kept on site for donations byRead More →