Category: Breaking News

FISA 10 pt. plan for community to help Indian students

FISA calls for established Indian community in Australia to adopt a 10-point plan to help Indian students After a spate of racial attacks on Indian students in Melbourne and other Australian cities it has become obvious that young Indians are facing racism and exploitation with little help from the established […]

FISA calls for calm and peace

In response to the recent incidents in the Harris Park area in suburban Sydney, FISA sends a strong message to that it denounces any form of violence. FISA rejects acts of thuggery or retaliatory acts and is appealing to all Indian students and the Indian community for calm. FISA’s Sydney […]

Aust.High Commissioner to India replaced

By our correspondent New Delhi: Australia has replaced its High Commissioner in India. The current High Commissioner Mr. John McCarthy (High Commissioner since 2004) has been replaced by Mr Peter Varghese who is of Indian origin. Mr. Varghee served as Australia’s High Commissioner to Malaysia from 2000 to 2003 and […]

Indian cars fire bombed in Melbourne

By our reporter Melbourne: Three Indian cars were fire bombed here in latest attacks in the predominately Asian suburb of Springvale. An Indian overseas student Gurvinder Singh was confronted at the Springvale Railway Station where aging of youths demanded money on the midnight of Saturday and Sunday. Gurvinder fled to […]

Oz envoy: Element of racism in attacks

New Delhi: Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi on Thursday (4 June) took up the issue of attacks on Indians in Australia with the Australian High Commissioner, reports CNN-IBN. The report further says: “Vayalar Ravi met Australian High Commissioner John McCarthy in New Delhi and urged him to ensure the […]