laeticia.Indian Link

Miss Transsexual Australia 2017: India a great place for transgenders

India is one of the countries that recognises transgender people as a third gender, and Miss Transsexual Australia 2017 Laeticia Phylliscia Raveena feels if it continues to take positive steps for the community, it...
Parineeti.Indian Link

Parineeti Chopra is a ‘Friend of Australia’

Tourism Australia has appointed bubbly Indian actor Parineeti Chopra as an Indian Ambassador in its 'Friend of Australia' (FOA) advocacy panel. With her huge social media presence as well as her persona as a youth...
SBS map.Indian Link

Community outrage forces SBS to modify controversial Kashmir map

Following a huge outcry in the Indian-Australian community over the controversial depiction of Kashmir in an SBS video about Partition of India, the national public television network has quietly modified the map. While the earlier...
Census 2016.Indian Link

DYK these facts about Hindus in Oz from Census 2016?

Hindus welcomed Lord Ganesh into their homes on 25 August as the 10-day festival dedicated to the elephant-headed god. It one of the most important days of observance on the Hindu calendar. There certainly were...
IFFM.Indian Link

Masterclass revelations

KASHIF HARRISON sits in as B-Town bigwigs are out under the spotlight

IFFM celebrates Bollywood’s finest and most beautiful

Missed what happened at IFFM? PREETI JABBAL gives you a ringside view, and all the glam and gupshup from the glitzy affair

Now, migrant workers can report workplace issues in their own language

It is easier now for migrant workers in Australia to report their workplace concerns in their own language. The Fair Work Ombudsman in Australia has made it easier for migrant workers to report workplace concerns...

Aishwarya to attend Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

The actress will hoist the Indian tricolour on 12 August to celebrate Indian Independence Day Internationally acclaimed actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will attend the opening weekend of this year’s The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne...

Making sense of the census

From religion to language to multiculturalism, RAJNI ANAND LUTHRA AND HARSHAD PANDHARIPANDE look at what the Indian community can take away from Census 2016 By now, you probably know the Census 2016 finding that Indians...

Victoria govt’s big plans for small business

First-generation migrants setting up new ventures to get support, funds, PREETI JABBAL reports