Category: Community

Attacks to be delt with firmly: Oz judge

New Delhi: An Australian Supreme Court judge yesterday assured lawyers in India’s capital that the judiciary there would firmly deal the cases relating to recent attacks on Indian students and award deterrent punishment, reports PTI. “The courts in Australia are not pro-active. So, we have to wait till the case […]

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‘Outlook’ cover story on Oz attacks

INDIANS IN AUSTRALIA Do You Speak Australian? – The new visibility of Indians—fresh off the ships, insufficiently ‘Aussie’, swamping the job scene—feeds a latent racism BY Pranay Sharma Van Thanh Rudd : ‘The Dominant Culture In Australia Is A Racist Culture’ John Brumby : ‘Some, Not All, Assaults Have Been […]

High-level Oz group to probe attacks

The Australian government has set-up a high-level group to investigate the reasons behind the spate of attacks on Indian overseas students here. A report in ‘The Hindu’ today from London says that the decision was conveyed to External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Wednesday when he met his Australian counterpart […]

Couple nabbed in Griffith murder

Ranjodh Singh NSW, 28 Jan.2010: A 23-year-old man and his 20-year-old wife (both Indians) have been arrested by police in connection with the murder of an Indian national Ranjodh Singh whose partially burnt body was found dumped on the side of a road near Griffith, in the State’s Riverina district, […]