Category: Breaking News

Melbourne Indian Cabbie gets nine years jail for manslaughter

A taxi driver was jailed today for a maximum of nine years and six months for killing a drunken passenger by driving into him on a Port Melbourne street. Rajbinder Singh Shahi, 30, who was found not guilty by a Supreme Court jury of murder but guilty of manslaughter, traded […]

Lunar Eclipse – Melbourne, Australia- Aug 28, 2007- By Neeraj Nanda

Red Moon – During the start of Lunar Eclipse as seen in Melbourne, Australia between 6.51 pm and 7.30 pm(Melbourne Time) on August 28, 2007. Photo By Neeraj Nanda, Editor South Asia Times from his Nikon camera D-50

Court quashes decision to revoke Haneef Visa

By Christine Kellett August 21, 2007 – 12:49PM (Melbourne time) Indian doctor Mohamed Haneef has won the right to return to Australia after a Federal Court judge today ruled Immigration Minister Kevin Andrews had been wrong to boot him out of the country. Mr Andrews caused a political storm last […]

Labor to scrap Uranium deal with India: Kevin Rudd

By Neeraj Nanda Melbourne: Australia’s decision to export Uranium to India with conditions seems to have run into rough weather. The leader of opposition and Australian Labor Party leader Kevin Rudd, projected to be the next Prime Minister has said that he will scrap the deal if Labor comes to […]

Haneef ‘knew nothing’ of failed bombings

July 18, 2007 – 5:59AM Terror suspect Mohamed Haneef has told Australian Federal Police (AFP) he knew nothing about the failed bombings linked to his second cousins in London and Glasgow. Dr Haneef has been charged with “recklessly” supporting a terrorist organisation, after providing a mobile phone SIM card to […]