Category: Community

BREAKING NEWS: Indian Visa, passport & OCI services privatised in Australia, service charge of $16.36 (plus GST) over regular fees

By Neeraj Nanda Melbourne: As expected now onwards (see dates) your Indian Visa, passport, OCI collection and delivery process will be handled by a private company – M/s VFS Services Australia Pty Ltd. The story was first broken by the South Asia Times print issue (Visa Privatization, December 2007, Page […]

Tragic death of three Indian students in Melbourne fire

By our community reporter Melbourne: Three Indian students have been killed in a deadly house fire in the western (Footscray) suburbs. Three others of a family escaped unhurt after escaping from a window after breaking its glass. The bodies of the overseas students were found in the house by firefighters.

Indo-Pak 20-20 Cricket Final in Melbourne

Watch India-Pakistan 20-20 Cricket final in Melbourne on Ch-9 at 10.30 pm Tonight (24-09-2007)

Melbourne Indian Cabbie gets nine years jail for manslaughter

A taxi driver was jailed today for a maximum of nine years and six months for killing a drunken passenger by driving into him on a Port Melbourne street. Rajbinder Singh Shahi, 30, who was found not guilty by a Supreme Court jury of murder but guilty of manslaughter, traded […]