Sikh.Indian Link

We Are Sikhs: Sikh TV campaign in US increases positive view of community

78 per cent of those who had seen the TV commercials said they know something about Sikhism.

How technology has made Haj easier and safer

Saudi Arabia has ensured the safe passage and mass movement of pilgrims, leveraging the power of technology to enhance security, communication, transportation, accommodation and health services.
judi dench and ali fazal.Indian Link

Judi and Ali rule the red carpet at Victoria and Abdul premiere

Lucknow lad Ali plays Abdul Karim in the Stephen Frears directorial, in which Dench is seen as Queen Victoria.
Aus tourism.Indian Link

India will be a leading source market for Australia tourism: Deloitte report

India will be the leading source market for tourism in Australia in the next three years, a recent report by professional services firm Deloitte has said. The report adds that Australia will reach its target...
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...

Indian idol: Marking the festival of elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha

This Ganesh festival, Indian community members in Australia tell us what it means to welcome the elephant-headed god in their homes and hearts Ambarish Deshmukh, wife Pari, older daughter Simran, younger daughter Samairaa, Dandenong North For...

Bangladesh’s birth pangs

1971: A Global History of the Creation of Bangladesh by Srinath Raghavan. Harvard University Press, 2013 The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger and a Forgotten Genocide by Gary Bass. Vintage, 2013 The Cruel Birth of Bangladesh by...

TIA SINGH: Young Journalist of the Year

Huge congratulations to Indian Link contributor Tia Singh who took the Young Journalist of the Year honour at the prestigious NSW Premier’s Multicultural Media Awards 2017. Tia received the award at the hands of Minister for Multiculturalism...

The fading stories of India’s Partition

Recently, a friend and I have been seeking and sharing published accounts of stories from the era of India’s partition in 1947. We often message each other electronic links to blogs, write-ups, book excerpts...