Category: Breaking News

Indian Taxi Driver stabbed in Melbourne, protest strike in progress

Security footage of the knife attack on the taxi driver. Photo: Victoria Police By our community reporter Melbourne, April 29: An Indian taxi driver, aged 23, who is also an international student was stabbed here last night. His taxi was found crashed near Gold Street, Clifton Hill. The wounded body […]

Indian student commits suicide in Melbourne

By Our Community Reporter Melbourne(February 16): An Indian student of Punjabi origin died today. The student, according to inquiries, committed suicide on Friday February 14 in the Western suburb of Footscray. The student whose name is being withheld by the police, is survived by his wife (in her early twenties) […]

Bhajji in, Bucknor out – Times of India

Well, we’ve won. Not the Test series, but at least a moral victory. What has transpired in the past few days has definitely not been cricket. In the 2nd Test we played our hearts out, but the umpires gifted the match away to Australia. If that wasn’t enough, Harbhajan was […]

India stops Oz tour pending Harbhajan appeal

The Indian cricket board (BCCI) flexed its muscle in sensational fashion by suspending its team’s tour of Australia pending the outcome of Harbhajan Singh’s appeal for racially abusing Andrew Symonds, reports The Age website. The report further says: “Harbhajan’s three-Test suspension for calling Symonds a “monkey” during the stormy SCG […]

BREAKING NEWS: Indian Visa, passport & OCI services privatised in Australia, service charge of $16.36 (plus GST) over regular fees

By Neeraj Nanda Melbourne: As expected now onwards (see dates) your Indian Visa, passport, OCI collection and delivery process will be handled by a private company – M/s VFS Services Australia Pty Ltd. The story was first broken by the South Asia Times print issue (Visa Privatization, December 2007, Page […]