Category: Community

Tech for democracy in the brave new digital world

By Prabir Purkayastha With the elections in the offing, different groups – the Free Software Movement of India, Association for Democratic Reforms, Common Cause, etc. – have raised a key issue: how to stop the Indian elections from being distorted by big digital platforms and the enormous influence they exercise […]

AYUSH Information Cell inaugurated in Melbourne

Photo: Supplied. By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE,13 February: The AYUSH information Cell was inaugurated by India’s High Commissioner, Dr. Ajay M Gondane, today morning in the presence of Indian Counsel, Mr. Rakesh Malhotra, and others. In his speech, Dr. Santosh Yadav, Ayurvedic practitioner and President of the Australian Association of […]

Indian Summer Festival at MCG beats the heat

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE,27 December: As Kohli and Pujara were cheered playing magnificent innings in the MCG, outside the stadium, the Indian Summer Festival spiced up the atmosphere with the flavors of curry, classical dances and music. The beautiful flower decorations laced the trees and specially erected gates with […]

Shorten Labor Govt. to make sending money overseas cheaper

Photo: Supplied. By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 13 December: A Shorten Labor Government will make it cheaper for Australians to send money overseas to loved ones by helping drive down international remittance and transfer fees. The announcement was made by Andrew Leigh MP Shadow Treasurer in the presence of Jennifer […]

Celebrate India Diwali 2018 launch at the Australia India Institute

Photo: AII BY SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 30 OCTOBER: The Australia India Institute welcomed Celebrate India onto the University of Melbourne campus last night to launch the Victorian Diwali Festival for 2018. Now in its 13th year, the five-day-long Festival includes a program of social and cultural events across Melbourne […]