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Australian Government Poster for Stop it at the Start campaign

Stopping family violence: Call out disrespect

  Some mistakes often start small but if left unrectified, soon become a bigger problem. Harinder Kaur, the co-founder of the Harman foundation, whose mission...
little India Harris Park

‘Little India’ precinct announced in Harris Park

  In a historic move, the motion was passed unanimously in Parramatta Council yesterday that a certain section of Harris Park will be named 'Little...
Vishal Jood supporters in India

Vishal Jood supporters in India rally to demand his release

  Vishal Jood, the 24-year-old Indian student who was arrested by NSW Police in alleged connection with violent activities in Harris Park, has amassed substantial...
Dr Ramesh Balasubramaniam OAM, dentist, oral medicine specialist, perth, sleep research.

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021: Assoc Prof Ramesh Balasubramaniam, OAM

  Associate Professor Ramesh Balasubramaniam from the University of Western Australia has been recognised for his significant contributions to dentistry and the field of Oral...
Dr Selvendra, Melbourne, medicine

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021: Dr Selvanayagam Selvendra, OAM

  It was with characteristic humility that Dr Selvendra OAM accepted congratulations for his Queen’s Birthday honour. “I’m grateful to the Australian government for recognising my...

Dr Santosh Kumar, OAM: Seniors are a valuable community resource

  “I’m sad and happy,” Dr Santosh Kumar OAM told Indian Link about his Queen’s Birthday honour this year. He lost his wife of 57 years,...
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Are you Fortune’s first MasalaChef?

  Get those aprons out, sharpen those knives… and be in the running to win $2000! The first-ever Indian cooking competition is about to take off...
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Australian Fashion Week 2021: Meet Nitesh Pillai

  A little over a year ago, Nitesh Pillai had a big dream on his vision board. Last week, just days before his 20th birthday,...
priyanka banerjee

Priyanka Banerjee makes history at Melbourne Law School

  After three gruelling years of law school, Melbournian Priyanka Banerjee gets to walk away with a smile: she has become the first Indian Australian...

Faith leaders in NSW receive COVID-19 vaccine

More than 30 NSW religious and community leaders have come together to encourage all eligible individuals from diverse faith and cultural communities to get...

‘Regret choosing Australia’: Intl students give up on Oz universities

  When international student Tarang Hirani came across a viral Instagram post of his university library lit up in the Indian tricolor, a show of...
australia interpreter

Malayalam speaker? Want to become an interpreter?

  Are you a Malayalam speaker? Would you like to become an interpreter? The NSW Government has just announced a scholarship that might interest you. Applications...
intersection of marion street and wigram street, harris park, sydney

Man seriously injured in Harris Park traffic incident

  NSW Police are searching for the driver of a red Mazda who failed to stop after crashing into a man in Harris Park last...
PM Scott Morrison at the Melbourne Shiva vishnu Temple

PM Scott Morrison reaches out to Indian community at Shiva Vishnu Temple

  It was on a visit to the Shiva Vishnu Temple at Carrum Downs in Melbourne on 19 May that the Prime Minister Scott Morrison...

No requirement for kirpans in school: Senior Sikh leader

  RHEA L NATH and RAJNI ANAND LUTHRA report on community sentiment following today’s announcement of a ban on the Sikh symbol, one of the...
When kirthi wed anita, two women dressed in indian bridal wear hold hands and smile at each other. Same sex Hindu wedding

When Kirthi wed Anita

  Kirthi Shekar always knew she wanted a traditional Indian wedding. Even though she was brought up here (she arrived in Melbourne on her second birthday),...

Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev on karma, the pandemic, and politics in India

  Meredith Lake in conversation with Sadhguru, for the ABC Radio National program Soul Search. Today on Soul Search, an exclusive interview with Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev....
ranjana srivastava, pawan luthra, and nisha khot

Solidarity Vigil in Melb to support Indian healthcare workers

  As devastating images of COVID-affected India fill our television screens, many have an increased appreciation for the country's medical personnel, who are working tirelessly...
australia's india travel ban

Australia’s India travel ban: Hard to find it not racist

  Australian citizens have been banned from Australia. It would be interesting to conduct a global poll about why citizens would be refused entry into their...
group of indians

Grants to support Australian-Indian community in NSW

  Organisations providing support to the Australian-Indian community in NSW can now apply for funding to deliver projects and events across the State. Minister for Multiculturalism...
ayaz younus

Funeral planned in Sydney for NSW flood victim Ayaz Younus

  A farewell prayer/ceremony has been planned in Sydney for Ayaz Younus, a recent engineering graduate who passed away during the NSW floods in March. On...
rishabh verma

International student Rishabh Verma killed in Sydney truck collision

  The Indian community in Sydney is rallying together to raise money for the family of Rishabh Verma, an international student killed in a truck...

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Australia’s Indian community pitches in for COVID relief

  Australia’s Indian community is stepping up to help COVID-ravaged India in its own way. Jamia Milia Islamia (JMI) Alumni Victoria has been first off the...
Darwin 5.Indian Link

Darwin and Kakadu: Discovering Australia’s ‘Top End’

  I’ve travelled to the Northern Territory many times. It makes me feel good to be in the 'Top End' of Australia, for the chance...

Kids commemorating Anzac Day 2021

  Kids may learn about ANZAC Day in school during lessons and remembrance ceremonies, but do they truly realise the importance of this day of...
anzac biscuits recipe and story behind feeding the troops (anzac day)

Celebrating Anzac Day: Feeding the troops | Anzac biscuits

The humble but delicious Anzac biscuit is baked in history, writes KIRA SPUCYS-TAHAR
Srividya Iyer Ovarian Cancer Melbourne Australia

“Never thought I’d hear that C word”: Srividya battles ovarian cancer

  In a matter of four weeks, the fundraising campaign that Srividya and her husband Ravi created to pay for her ovarian cancer treatment emerged...

$6.25M grant for an Indian aged care facility in NSW

  Multicultural NSW is seeking expressions of interest for an aged care facility in the state’s Indian community. It has earmarked $6,250,000 to support the construction...


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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  When I was a child growing up in Kolkata, I would hear stories about the European colonisation of Bengal – the precolonial name of...
Australian Government Poster for Stop it at the Start campaign

Stopping family violence: Call out disrespect

  Some mistakes often start small but if left unrectified, soon become a bigger problem. Harinder Kaur, the co-founder of the Harman foundation, whose mission...