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Global Goan Virtual Choir

Melbourne Goan musicians strike a global chord

As if assembling a large choir isn’t enough of a task, imagine assembling 250 singers and musicians in different time zones across the globe for a virtual choir.This...
no dark-skinned

What if all hiring managers put their personal biases on the job advertisement?

Yesterday, 7 News reported about the disability care provider from Melbourne who had requested for “no dark-skinned” applicants. It said the ad was removed soon after it was posted and launched an...

A retirement home for cows: The New Govardhana Farm in NSW

Gita Govinda Dasi is talking about the retirees that she cares for at an old-age home in north-eastern NSW.“We check them every day,”...

Stories from around the world

When Kiran Shirodkar was a young girl, her favourite story was one her grandmother told her. It was about a princess who had to travel through a...
bomb hoax

Indian chef pleads guilty to bomb hoax on an international flight

After a Singapore Airlines flight was delayed with his mother and another relative on board and his inquiry calls to the airlines were put on hold, an...
Migrant community

Propelling the migrant community back into the workforce

The sudden shrinkage of the labour market due to COVID-19 has left thousands of migrants and international students displaced, anxious and questioning their prospects to work in...

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2020: Honorees from Australia’s Indian community

Congratulating the Indian-origin recipients of the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) and Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) awards at the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours.Brisbane’s...
Happy 100th birthday, Ligorio!

Happy 100th birthday, Ligorio!

Goan at heart but Aussie in spirit, Melbourne’s Ligorio Trindade D’Souza celebrated a milestone birthday this past week. Bringing in his 100th birthday on 30 May, he celebrated with the hallmark contentment,...
Digital Dance

Living room’s got talent

Bollywood Dance School Australia'If you cannot reach dance, we will make sure that dance reaches you’ claims the new promo for Bollywood Dance School Australia.  

A parent’s request for online learning

Yesterday two private schools in Sydney’s eastern suburbs had to evacuate, after one student in each school tested positive to COVID-19. One is a Year 5 student...