Category: Breaking News

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 […]

Melb.: Injured Andhra student improving, shifted out of ICU

By our reporter Melbourne: Sravan Kumar Theerthala, 25, from Andhra Pradesh, an Indian overseas student who was injured after being attacked in his home here, is showing signs of improvement. Earlier, he was in a coma and later his life support was withdrawan. According to Gautam Gupta, leader and founder […]

Gujarati student attacked at Melbourne station

By our correspondent Melbourne: An Indian student from Gujarat was today attacked at the Newport Station. He is said to have been attacked with a cricket and baseball bat at around 2 pm in the afternoon here. Another student who witnessed the attack was chased by the offenders. A FISA […]

Bollywood shooting ban in Australia

Mumbai: The attacks on Indian students in Australia has prompted Bollywood to call for boycott of Australia as a shooting detination. The Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) has called upon Hindi producers to avoid Australia for shooting purposes. We have decided not to schedule film shooting in Australia […]