Category: Community

Daniel Andrews announces $556,000 to kick start Indian Community Centre to be led by the Sankat Mochan Simiti

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 15 September: Local families and community organizations in the south-east will benefit from a new multipurpose Indian Community Centre to be built in Monash. Premier Daniel Andrews and Member for Oakleigh Steve Dimopoulos today visited the Sankat Mochan Samiti (SMS) Temple in Huntingdale to announce […]

Matthew Guy must resign over the Ventnor scandal: James Merlino, Deputy Premier

Photo: SAT By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 4 September: Deputy Premier, James Merlino has said Liberal Leader and Leader of Opposition, Matthew Guy “must resign and pay back millions of dollars, following revelations he used $3.5 million of taxpayers’ money to avoid having to face a judge and explain his […]

Ayurvedic medicines to be promoted in Australia

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 1 September: The Australasian Association of Ayurveda (AAA) has decided to promote the Ayurvedic medical system and medicines in Australia. In a big step the AAA will be with the support of the Indian government and others hold a two days’ conference and exhibition, 1st […]

Mural’s add spice to Little India, Dandenong (See Video)

Source: Greater Dandenong website By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE: Geoffrey Carran, contemporary artist and Rowena Martinich, abstract expressionist painter take us through their journey (see video above) of visiting local Indian traders and their shops to sample the beautiful textiles on offer and gain inspiration for their mural ‘Adornment’, created […]

Panel discussion on Islam in a secular society

The panel at the ‘Islam in a secular society: Individualism vs Communitarianism’. Photo: SAT/NN BY SAT News Desk MELBOURNE,31 July: The issue of Islam in a secular society discussed by a distinguished panel saw many different views with the audience throwing in questions that resonated with many contemporary issues plaguing […]