Category: Australia

Racist bosses no surprise: ANU

New research by Australian National University showing that Australian employers are racist is disappointing, but hardly surprising. The ANU study, reported in The Age newspaper on 18 June, supported the findings of Harnessing Diversity: addressing racial and religious discrimination in employment, the report published last year by the Victorian Equal […]

Melbourne: Indian student hurt in racist gang attack

By our community reporter Melbourne: An Indian overseas student from Chandigarh was badly bashed in a train here on Saturday evening (9 May) by six persons, becoming another one to a growing list of Indian victims of violence. Sourabh Sharma, 21, who is a hospitality student was confronted by six […]

Asylum boat explosion, 3 killed

Melbourne, Australia: Three people died in an explosion in an asylum boat which was being escorted to Christmas Island. ABC reports that around 43 people (suspected to be Afghans) have been injured in the blast.

LTTE elements attack people and damage Sinhalese shops in Melbourne

By WJ In Melbourne Australia pro-LTTE terrorist supporters became violent and attacked Sinhalese owned shops in the suburbs and attacked at least one Sri Lankan student in the streets injuring his head. Outraged by a very successful rally held in front of the Victoria parliament in Melbourne Australia, to demand […]