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Manjula Rao, empowering India’s girls with self-defense classes

  Trigger warning: sexual assault The 2012 Nirbhaya rape case in Delhi shook the world with its brutality and callousness of its perpetrators. News of such...

The Aussie links to Saint Teresa

The Australian Missionaries of Charity are joyously celebrating Mother Teresa’s canonisation. KIRA SPUCYS-TAHAR reports
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Vic Govt provides $500K for upgrades at Shri Shiva Vishnu Temple

  The Shiva Vishnu Temple at Carrum Downs will have a new multipurpose hall, thanks to funding by the Victorian Government. The redevelopment is receiving $500,000...
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Death of seven-year-old Aishwarya Ashwath raises questions of hospital negligence

  Seven-year-old Aishwarya Ashwath died this past weekend at Perth Children’s House after running a fever. She is believed to have waited two hours before receiving...

Man convicted of trafficking wife and baby to India

The Australian Federal Police charged a 29-year-old man from Lidcombe with human exit trafficking in January this year. The man was sentenced to 21...
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Kulwinder Singh found not guilty of murdering wife Parwinder Kaur in 2013

Following his first trial in 2019 which ended in a hung jury, Sydney’s Kulwinder Singh faced a second trial where he was found not...
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Melbourne’s new Indian community centre

  When Vasan Srinivasan pottered around at Melbourne’s new Indian community centre at Rowville on the weekend, he observed compatriots stop in their cars to...
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Pt Jatinkumar Bhatt’s Holi message 2021

  Trust Pandit Jatinkumar Bhatt to bring this to our attention: that the date of ease of restrictions in NSW, 29 March, coincides with the...

Why we need a festival like Holi

Let go and have some fun, writes RAJNI ANAND LUTHRA. Happy Holi!

NSW floods claim first victim: Ayaz Younus

  The South Asian community is devastated after the gripping news of Ayaz Younus losing his life in the Sydney floods was reported in the...

Easter breakfast: Hot cross buns and truffles

Containing sugar, spice and all things nice; try these delicious Easter recipes!

How to get Dine and Discover vouchers, NSW

  Millions of NSW residents will now be able to take advantage of the State Government’s much anticipated Dine & Discover NSW program, thanks to...
Dr Jagan Mazumdar (left) and Mr Siva Selvakulalingam (right).

Adelaide’s Indian community mourns the loss of veterans Jagan Mazumdar and Siva Selvakulalingam

  South Australia’s Indian and Sri Lankan communities lost two prominent leaders in the space of three weeks - Dr Jagan Mazumdar and Mr Siva...
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SIPBN Inc: Sydney’s newest business networking platform

  One of the consequences of COVID-19 has been a rethink of the way we live and work. International travel may have come to a...
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A ‘Little India’ in Harris Park

  The City of Parramatta Council is currently consulting with the community on a proposal about rebranding Harris Park as 'Little India'. Many already consider the...
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Harinder Kaur is Blacktown City’s 2021 Woman of the Year

  Sydney-based Harinder Kaur was named 2021 Woman of the Year at the Blacktown City Council’s International Women’s Day breakfast on Monday, March 8. She...
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UPDATED: Jasmeen Kaur found murdered in a shallow grave in remote South Australia

Content warning UPDATED (11 March): New information has come to light regarding the Jasmeen Kaur case. The Indian student charged with her murder, whose identity...
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Trikone dazzles at Mardi Gras 2021

  South Asian queer support group Trikone marched in this year's Mardi Gras parade held at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), and honey, it was...
Queer support group Trikone Australia’s Alan Maurice, Kunal Mirchandani and Ravin chat with Bageshri Savyasachi

South Asians talking about Mardi Gras

  Pride week has already begun in Australia! Since Sydney's fabulous Mardi Gras parade is coming up this weekend, I had a chat with members...
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“Hard kisser or soft kisser?”, my driving instructor asked me

  Trigger warning - sexual harassment I needed to pass my driver's test because my learner's license expires in April. As someone who is employed full...
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Indian national charged after seizure of 127 kgs of cannabis

  An Indian national from Western Sydney is set to appear in local court today, after he was found driving a truck that contained 127...
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Considering culture in Sydney’s aged care services

  “During Lunar New Year, I know exactly where to go to in my electorate if I want to give away some red pockets and...

Indian Link on all platforms

Here's a list of Indian Link platforms you can find our content on and follow us: Indian Link News website: Save our website indianlink.com.au as a bookmark. Indian...
sydney's sikh community gathers to support indian farmers

Sydney’s Sikh community gathers to support Indian farmers

  500 people, many of them women, young children and senior citizens, braved the blazing sun and 35-degree heat to show their support for the...

Response to editorial complaint regarding article on car rally

  We at Indian Link, take complaints regarding editorial content very seriously. The following is a response to a letter we received from Yogesh Khattar,...
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Tensions rife over car rally headed towards Glenwood Gurdwara

  Tensions are strained in Sydney’s Indian community following a stand-off between a nationalist group and the Sikh community this past weekend. Citing "clear animosity"...
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Dr Vyom Sharma: the magic of medicine

  As we sat glued to our devices during lockdown, scrolling through a flurry of COVID numbers, memes and conspiracy theories, Dr Vyom Sharma’s informative,...
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The future of Hindi is safe at La Trobe

  It was a consolidated campaign staged over three long months, but La Trobe’s Dr Ian Woolford received news this morning that made it all...
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Western Sydney Mayor sparks outrage with divisive words about Diwali

  It is now an established tradition for Australian politicians, including Prime Ministers, to wish their local communities on Diwali every year. Many are seen...
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My first encounter with Angelman Syndrome

  For as long as I can remember, I have wanted a daughter. A daughter who would talk non-stop, sing with me, dance with me,...


Ep 9: What do young Indians want from love?

Growing up in Indian culture, most of us know that love has never been as popular as marriage. Even in the movies, the main...

Ep 8: Indian links in Indigenous Australian poet Ali Cobby Eckermann’s...

To celebrate NAIDOC week 2020 (between 8-15 November) I spoke to Yakunytjatjara poet Ali Cobby Eckermann about her time in India where she taught...

Ep 7: In the case of Sushant Singh Rajput

  The torrid and high-octane Sushant Singh Rajput case has been fodder for Indian people and press for the last few months. The actor’s tragic...
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