Category: Community

Man arrested over Springvale sexual assault

Man arrested over Springvale sexual assault By our reporter Melbourne: A Springvale man Harjot Singh has been arrested by police over an alleged sexual assault and abduction in St. James Avenue, Springvale on June 18. The arrest was made on Saturday (June 27) at the Melbourne Airport at 2 am, […]

FISA ‘Thank You’ with sweets

By our community reporter Melbourne, 26 June: Indian students under the banner of Federation of Indian Students of Australia (FISA) today distributed Indian sweets and harmony flyers to early morning commuters at the city’s Flinders Street Station today. It was a ‘thank you’ from the Indian students to Victorians and […]

Two teens nabbed after attempted robbery in Box Hill

By our community reporter Melbourne: Quick thinking by local police and some valuable assistance from an independent witness have led to the arrest of two Blackburn youths after two separate incidents including one where a victim was an Indian student in Box Hill last night (23 June). A 15-year-old and […]

Digital radio guru Steve Ahern addresses SAJAA members

Steve Ahern (fourth from left) with SAJAA activists By our community reporter Melbourne: Members of the South Asian Journalists Association of Australia (SAJAA) were addressed by Steve Ahern, author of the well known radio text book Making Radio, international trainer and consultant specialising in radio formats, digital radio and multiplatform […]

Oz needs to do more: Imm.Minister

By our reporter Melbourne: Australian Immigration Minister Chris Evans says international students need to be given more support during their study period here. Senator Evans was in Melbourne on Friday (19 June) for talks with Indian students and community representatives about the recent violent attacks on students. He says Australia […]