Category: Breaking News

Holistic reforms needed to address dominance of digital platforms: ACCC

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 29 July: Australia needs dynamic reforms to take care of the dominance of digital platforms, says the recently released report by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The ACCC’s ‘Digital platforms inquiry – final report’ (June 2019) considered the impact of online search engines, […]

$ 20 million worth 55 kg cocaine haul from Indian container in Sydney, three men charged

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 26 July: Three Sydney men have been charged today and 55kg of cocaine with an estimated street value of more than $20 million has been seized following a joint Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Australian Border Force (ABF) operation in Sydney. On 12 June 2019, […]

Traders fear business losses as Vic govt. announces to incorporate Little India in the New Central Dandenong development starting 2023

By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 6 July: The land, next to the Dandenong Railway Station, including the Little India (Indian prescient) on Foster Street is likely to be part of a Victoria Government plan announced on 4 July, to redevelop as the ‘New Central Dandenong’ with construction starting 2023. “Redevelopment of […]

King Khan chief guest at the IFFM- 2019

By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 13 June: Indian movie superstar Shah Rukh Khan will be the chief guest at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne-2019 (IFFM-2019), 8 to 17 August 2019. This will be the coveted festival’s 10th year, showcasing the best of Indian cinema. From a grassroots festival to a […]

New report sheds light on groups vulnerable to family, domestic and sexual violence

By SAT News Desk Canberra, 8 June: One in 6 women and one in 9 men experienced physical or sexual abuse before the age of 15, according to a new report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). The report, Family, domestic and sexual violence in Australia, […]