Malcolm Roberts.Indian Link

Malcolm Roberts’ s44 conundrum: The Rajiv Gandhi connection

After Greens Senator Larissa Waters’ resignation, One Nation Senator Malcolm Roberts issued a statement saying that he asked for clarification from ‘Indian authorities’ on his citizenship in 2014 and said they confirmed that he...
Indian Independence Day Books.Indian Link

Untold stories from the Raj era

Three books reveal hidden facets about personalities from India’s independence movement  A Life in Shadow: The Secret Story of ACN Nambiar, A Forgotten Anti-Colonial Hero by Vappala Balachandran. 2017, Roli Books Mr and Mrs Jinnah: The...
Naina Sen.Indian Link

The world’s oldest sacred songs

An Indian origin filmmaker, an Indigenous story, a German influence and an Australian film. Together, these take cross-cultural relationships to another level in Naina Sen’s documentary The Song Keepers. The Melbourne International Film Festival Premiere...
Victoria Police.IndianLink

Keeping the community safe

Victoria Police’s diversity drive sees Indian-origin officers increase in numbers They are young, capable, and ready to serve the community. And now they have the knowledge and skill to back them up. Meet Vardhan Arora, Rupinder...

Overseas Indians to be covered under community welfare fund

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved revision of the Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) guidelines, to expand scope of welfare measures that can be extended through the fund to overseas...

Kovind sworn in as Indian President, pledges to follow ‘mantra’ of Constitution

Making history as the first occupant of Rashtrapati Bhavan from the BJP, President Ram Nath Kovind pledged to always follow the basic mantra of the Constitution to ensure justice, liberty, equality and fraternity. Elected to...
texting.IndianLink

REVEALED! 10 worst suburbs for mobile phone use while driving

Officers from the Traffic & Highway Patrol in NSW have named the worst 10 suburbs for using a mobile phone while driving, with Sydney and Parramatta are topping the list. End of financial year statistics...

A Life Lost, and Gained

A family were crushed when leukaemia took their 2-year-old daughter. But somehow, she found a way to come back Vanhi was just three months old when she was diagnosed with leukaemia, and passed away shortly...
Adkar Group.IndianLink

The god, the bad and the naqli

Letting the sane voice prevail: Adakar’s latest offering is an old classic with a message for contemporary times With a name like Shri 420, there’s no prizes for guessing what Adakar Theatre Group’s latest production...

The changing face of the community

The new arrivals from India in Australia are tech-savvy, open to sharing experiences and eager to help each other out through a large, active online network, writes PAWAN LUTHRA.