fbpx

Gandhi at 150: A photographic tribute, and lessons in relevance:

Indians the world over have marked a special Gandhi Jayanti this year, his 150th Sesquicentennial celebrations have taken the form of talks, discussions, film screenings, stage productions, exhibitions and commemorations.

Asian pawn-broker arrives in Melbourne

Finding 22-24K, Indian style gold, in the heart of Melbourne CBD is easier now with the recent opening of LuxeStyle by Maxi Cash, Singapore’s established retailer and pawnbroker. Located at Swanston Street, on the ground...

RMIT Indian Club marks India’s Independence Day

A friend recently asked if I get goose-bumps while listening to or singing India’s national anthem. Yes, I replied with gusto. We had just finished a ceremony marking India’s 73rd Independence Day at RMIT University, City Campus, organised by...

Kate Tempany’s quest to learn Hindi changed her life

It was 1989; Australians were angry – angry at the rapid growth of American influence all over Australia. It was then that Kate Tempany all of 21 years decided to go to India, that was still...

Siddharth Banerjee’s Bengali short film Samparka

  Melbourne based actor-director Siddharth Banerjee recently released his Bengali film Samparka, Australia’s first ever Bengali feature film (65 mins). Samparka (Bengali for relationships), revolves around two couples based in Melbourne, quite opposite to each other. The lead protagonist...

Diana Sinha: Hindi from friends

Melbourne’s Diana Theseira Sinha learnt her Hindi by simply being around native speakers. “At uni I had many Hindi-speaking friends, and they would frequently break out in their language,” the Singapore-born told Indian Link. “I didn’t understand, and...

Goa Day celebrations help raise funds in Melbourne

Goan Overseas Association, Victoria event features music and food, plus fund-raising for the needy.

Marking India’s Independence Day

They may have been thousands of kilometres away from Indian shores, but that did not stop the Indian diaspora from celebrating the 73rd Indian Independence Day in Melbourne with the same fervour as 1.3...

Tabu-tiful: In conversation with the lovely Tabu at IFFM 2019

Actress Tabu is delighted with her first ever trip to Melbourne, Australia’s cultural capital.  “I am getting a very positive vibe from Melbourne ever since I’ve arrived,” said the elegant actress as she crossed...

The SRK seduction at IFFM 2019

Shah Rukh mania sweeps Melbourne