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Girish Makwana – Film maker, musician par excellence

Photo: SAT By SAT News Desk IN OUR SERIES ON PROMINENT SOUTH ASIAN PROFILES IN AUSTRALIA, SOUTH ASIA TIMES (SAT) PRESENTS TO ITS READERS THE PROFILE OF Girish Makwana, Melbourne based film producer/director, music composer/performer and leading Tabla player/exponent. Makwana’s movie The Colour of Darkness is streaming on FoxtellGo, Stan […]

Victorian seniors festival streamed direct into homes

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 19 May 2020: In its 38th year, the Victorian Seniors Festival is returning in a new digital format streamed directly into the homes of more than one-million Victorian seniors. Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers Luke Donnellan today officially launched the Victorian Seniors Festival Reimagined […]

Victoria ushers in education jobs blitz

Victoria’s Premier Daniel Andrews & Education Minister James Merlino By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 18 May 2020: The Victorian Government will fix old buildings, deliver extra classrooms and build ten brand new schools in a state-wide construction blitz that will create thousands of jobs across the state and kickstart Victoria’s […]

Ayurveda’s immunity approach helps: Dr. Santosh Yadav

By Dr Santosh Yadav* MELBOURNE, 15 May 2020: Today, it is clear to see that the whole world is struggling with the COVID 19 pandemic and trying to invent a vaccine to combat COVID 19. Do you think a A vaccine is a solution? Yes, it’s a solution but any next new virus will come against you […]


By Rajeev Sharma* Daru aur cigarette A 100-rupee packet of cigarettes going for Rs. 500, and a whiskey bottle worth Rs. 400 sold for as much as Rs. 2,500 in the `black market’- this is how things are in many locked down cities of India. As a meme trending on […]