Category: Breaking News

Scott Morrison sets up Taskforce in ‘response against foreign interference’

Photo: PM website By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 2 December: The Federal Government has decided to set up an $87.8 million new taskforce aimed to counter foreign interference and deter anyone attempting to undermine the country’s national interests. The announcement comes after Australian media reports of rising Chinese interference in […]

Indian Community Infrastructure Fund grants for community facilities open

By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 26 November: In a big boost to the Indian community in Victoria, the Andrews Labor Government today opened the $3 million Indian Community Infrastructure Fund, fulfilling a key election commitment. The Fund is open to Victoria’s Indian communities so they can upgrade and enhance their temples, […]

“Australia as a nation utterly rejects racism and religious discrimination of any kind.”

Federal Government appalled at rising ‘examples of discrimination against Muslim Australians’ contained in a report released by the Charles Sturt University By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 18 November: The Federal Government has slammed the incidents of Islamophobia in Australia, calling them ‘completely unacceptable’. A media statement today from The Hon David […]

India will host the ‘No Money For Terror’ meet in 2020, thrives for global resolve against those who support or help generate finance for terror groups

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 7 November: India today came down heavily on nations and organizations that have been extending support to and generate finances for terror groups. Without naming Pakistan, India said it itself is a victim of cross-border terrorism and that’s why it has been advocating zero-tolerance towards […]

Australia disappointed at India not joining the RCEP pact

Photo: PIB By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 5 November: Australia has finalized the text of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), with 10 members of the ASEAN alliance. The other partners include Japan, South Korea, and China. The text of the pact is not likely to be revealed until it is […]