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The classical scene

Accomplished performances were enjoyed by an appreciative audience, says CHITRA SUDARSHANSmrithya Balasubramanian’s bharatanatya arangetram was held on February 25 at the George Wood Performing Arts Centre.  She is the 56th graduate of Smt Shanthy...

Congress should understand regional aspirations

…if it has to win the next general electionsFollowing its dismal performance in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress needs to urgently work out its strategy for the 2014 general elections, start rebuilding the organisation and...

Tropfest finalist was first-time film-maker

…. and a long-time lover of M&Ms! SUJITH KRISHNAN reportsKalias Prasannan has loved M&Ms since he was a kid. By habit however, he eats them one colour at a time…Now you might think this...

Indian links at Oscars 2012

Rahman performs againIndian composer A.R. Rahman performed at the 84th Academy Awards in LA  as part of the Oscar band in his third performance at the prestigious award ceremony. "Oscar sangamam - if you...

Dil bole UP, UP, UP!

PRIYANKA TATER features in the new ad for 7-UP, made right here in SydneyA catchy tune, Bollywood star Sharman Joshi dancing to it, and to top it off, making a penguin shake a leg...

Kolaveri live on Pitt St Mall

SHAILENDRA BEDARKAR is part of a flashmob in the heart of Sydney’s CBDOn February 10, sharp at 4.00pm, Pitt Street Mall in Sydney’s CBD perked its ears up to pay attention to what seemed...

Legacies of love

It’s a very special love that keeps us young and happy, even after decades, reports GEORGE THAKURRomance keeps us young, or so goes an ancient adage. And if there is any truth in this...

Inspiring cricket at Amba tournament

A local tournament provides the thrills even as India’s stars fail, reports SUJITH KRISHNANStrikers test Rocks in riveting stalemateMelbourne Strikers and Southern Rocks played out an absorbing tie in the ongoing Amba Bazaar MPCL...

Excellence award for economics educator

By SUJITH KRISHNANThe achievements of Ms Sonu Sarda in her distinguished teaching career epitomize the success of an ambitious educator who has successfully managed to strike a balance between work and family obligations. She...

Punjabi Lohri with multicultural flavour

Attendees enjoy the festivities of home while celebrating lohri, reports JASMINDER KAURThe Sikh Welfare Council of Victoria (SWCV) recently initiated an entertaining event to celebrate the Punjabi festival of Lohri in Melbourne. The...