Category: Community

Three more suspected attacks

By our reporter Melbourne: Despite government assurances and attempts to plug attacks on Indian overseas students more attacks have taken place. A group of Indian students last night (Friday, 5 June) were allegedly attacked by another group in the northern suburb of Thomastown. Unconfirmed reports say the attackers numbered around […]

Vic.police,Indian students cricket match off

A CRICKET match between Indian students and the Victorian police has been postponed after Tuesday’s attack on an Indian student in Melbourne, Cricket Victoria spokesperson Eivion Bowen said on Thursday(4 June).The match, organised by Cricket Victoria, was scheduled for Thursday (4 June). It was postponed by the Federation of Indian […]

Sydney cops serching pro-LTTE fellows for acid attack

Sydney police are still searching for five Tamil supporters believed responsible for a vicious politically motivated acid attack on two men. Both the victims are in hospital, one is in a coma, reports Sky News. The attack by pro -LTTE elements comes in the wake of the Togers getting defeated […]

Melbourne: Indian student hurt in racist gang attack

By our community reporter Melbourne: An Indian overseas student from Chandigarh was badly bashed in a train here on Saturday evening (9 May) by six persons, becoming another one to a growing list of Indian victims of violence. Sourabh Sharma, 21, who is a hospitality student was confronted by six […]

India Parliamentary voting starts

From Rajiv Sharma New Delhi: Voting in India’s Phase one of the general elections to the 15th Lok Sabha started on Thursday (16 April) covering 124 parliamentary constituencies in 17 States and Union Territories. The polling started at 7 a.m. and will go on till 5 p.m. There are 14,31,01,943 […]