PM and the leaders are getting paid leave if they volunteer for firefighters in NSW

Commonwealth public servants who volunteer will be given extra leaves to fight bushfires.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison addressing the Press, (Pic Source: Internet)The Prime Minister and all the Commonwealth public service leaders are permanently offering their at least 20 working...
Reissuance of OCI Cardholders

Relaxation on the re-issuance of OCI card

Some Relaxation on the re-issuance of OCI cardThe holders of the Overseas Citizens of India or OCI cards, who are either below 20 years or...

Music for the inner journey: Sri Chinmoy’s music comes down under

Indian spiritual leader Sri Chinmoy’s music uplifted and enchanted Perth audiences recently. A number of international musicians were in town as part of the “Music for the...

Perth-based IT professional uses technology to create a better society

Nilesh Makwana, founder of Perth-based ICT consultancy Illuminance Solutions, has been named a Gold Disruptor in the Australian Computer Society’s CXO Disruptor of the Year awards this year. A true change-maker...

OzAsia 2019: Indian Selection

At the OzAsia Festival this year, there are some excellent artistes of Indian origin, it seems at least one, if not more, in each of the spheres – dance, music, theatre, art,...

Diwali in children’s literature: An engaging book by James Roy

We should all read a kid’s storybook now and then, it has been claimed. Children’s literature is filled with wisdom. It teaches important life lessons - empathy, for instance; the importance of...

A joyous, festive mandala

Ten-year-old Akhash Karthikeyan of Pennant Hills NSW has won this year’s Indian Link Diwali Art Contest in the 8-12 years category.Akhash Karthikeyan: winner of...

A deep love for Tamil and Sanskrit: University of Chicago’s Whitney Cox

Whitney CoxHe's a master of Sanskrit and Tamil and is currently translating two of their ancient texts. He has also conducted extensive research on Shaivism and the...

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.
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WA celebrates the Bengali New Year with a multicultural extravaganza

Earlier this month, Probashi Bengali of WA celebrated Bangla Naboborsho - the Bengali New Year, which symbolizes the first day of the Bengali calendar - with a multicultural extravaganza at Canning Town Hall, Cannington....