Immunising Adelaide’s Indian community

When the pandemic hit, many people in the community needed support. Those in self-quarantine needed groceries, international students needed food and financial assistance, and people in high-risk...

Vande Bharat: ‘Indian Consulates will not rest till the last person stranded in Australia...

The process of repatriation is currently on for the thousands of Indian nationals left stranded outside of India following the closure of national borders due to COVID-19.
Home Grown Social media app

Homegrown social media apps turn restless for big leap

The ban on 59 Chinese apps has given homegrown app developers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create world-class products across chat, short videos, and photo/video sharing segments. Led by ShareChat, desi apps are...
Lijian Zhao Chinese government

Chinese government reaches out to India about apps ban

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian.After India announced a ban of 59 Chinese apps, including TikTok and WeChat, the Chinese government has reached out to verify the...

By persisting with COVIDSafe, Australia risks missing out on globally trusted contact tracing

Australia has ruled out abandoning the government’s COVIDSafe contact tracing app in favour of the rival “Gapple” model developed by Google and Apple, which is gaining widespread...
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...

Coronavirus spike: why getting people to follow restrictions is harder the second time around

With residents in ten Melbourne postcodes banned from non-essential travel until at least July 29, the need for continued vigilance is clear.Across Victoria,...
Social media

TikTok teens and the Trump campaign: How social media amplifies political activism and threatens...

The lower-than-expected attendance at President Trump’s rally in Tulsa on June 20 was attributed, at least in part, to an online army of K-pop fans who used...
22 Medium Regiment

Indian Army’s 22 Medium Regiment marks 100-yr anniversary

The 22 Medium Regiment (Sittang and Yenangyaung), one of the Indian Army's artillery regiments, celebrated the 100-year anniversary of its raising on June 29, 2020.One of the...
Pakistan attack

Pakistan alleges Indian involvement in Stock Exchange attack

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has told his parliament he believes India is behind the attack on the Pakistan Stock Exchange yesterday.The Baloch...