Category: South Asia

Diaspora has ‘influence’ on India’s domestic politics : University of Melbourne scholar

Grab from webinar By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 24 November 2021: The Indian Diaspora is one of the the largest Diaspora in the world and it has ‘influence’ on domestic politics, despite not having ‘dual citizenship’, says Robi Rado, a Fellow at the Melbourne Law School. His Phd thesis examines […]

Unilever, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola among India’s top 10 global plastic polluters: Report

Unilever, PepsiCo, and Coca-Cola Company emerge as the top international brands contributing to plastic pollution in India. Seven of the top 10 international brands –mostly fast-moving consumer goods – polluting India has consistently featured in the world’s top 10 plastic polluters list based on the Break Free From Plastic’s (BFFP) […]

PM Narendra Modi details India’s tech power & evolution at the Sydney Dialogue

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 18 November 2021: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today detailed India’s technological power and revolution over the years delivering the virtual keynote address at the Sydney Dialogue today. The Indian Prime Minister was introduced by Australia’s PM Scott Morrison. In his address, Mr. Modi talked about […]

Australia to establish a new Consulate General in Bengaluru

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 17 November 2021: Australia has decided to establish a new Consulate General in Bengaluru. The decision was announced by Prime Minister Scott Morrison during a message to the Bengaluru Tech Summit today. “Australia’s new mission in Bengaluru would expand our diplomatic presence in India to […]

Russia starts delivery of S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile systems to India

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 15 November 2021: Rossia has begun the delivery of the S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile systems to India, reports Sputnik News. The deliveries are going as planned, Director of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) Dmitry Shugaev ahead of the Dubai Airshow. The contract is […]