Brendan O'Connor

Penalties to increase from $187,800 to $939,000 The Albanese Government is introducing new legislation to tackle unscrupulous and non-genuine providers and improve the integrity of the nation’s vocational education and training (VET) sector. The National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Amendment (Strengthening Quality and Integrity in Vocational Education and Training No.Read More →

Giridharan Sivaraman

The Australian Human Rights Commission welcomes the appointment of Giridharan Sivaraman as the new Race Discrimination Commissioner. “We are very excited by this appointment. On behalf of the Commission, I would like to warmly welcome Giridharan Sivaraman to the role of Race Discrimination Commissioner,” said Commission President, Emeritus Professor RosalindRead More →

Aarti Dhir and Kavaljitsinh Raijada

A married couple in the UK – Aarti Dhir and Kavaljitsinh Raijada, have been convicted of exporting more than half a tonne of cocaine to Australia, after a National Crime Agency (NCA) investigation found they were behind a front company that had sent the drugs by plane under a coverRead More →

Hindi Niketan 2024 - 26th Jan celebrations

On Sunday, January 28, Hindi Niketan organized 26th January celebrations, like the previous years, to celebrate Indian Republic Day and Australia Day at the Scoresby Primary School, 11 Ingrid Street, Scoresby. The program is aimed at informing our younger generation about their culture and history. A celebration which uniquely bringsRead More →

Phillip Island tragedy story

Last Wednesday was a terribly horrendous and tragic day for the local Indian community when a family lost four of its members to drowning at Forrest Caves on Phillip Island. Those lost were – Jagjeet Shivam Anand, a 23-year-old Melbourne-based nurse, 20-year-old students Suhani Anand and Kirti Bedi and 43-year-oldRead More →

Renowned actress Madhu Chandhock new song 'Maiye'

Renowned actress Madhu Chandhock is set to captivate audiences once again, this time with the launch of her latest Punjabi song titled “Maiye”. The much-anticipated release promises to enchant listeners with its soulful melodies and captivating lyrics. “Maiye” delves into the depths of emotions, exploring themes of love, longing, andRead More →

Dan Tehan on Sky News

Following on from the changes announced in December (11 December 2023), Australia is continuing to implement stringent visa policies for international students, making it more onerous for Indian students to come to Australia to study down under. The government had announced bringing migration back down to sustainable, normal levels asRead More →