Category: Community

Cabbies upsurge floods Melbourne

“Taxi Rights – human rights” By Michaela Rost Melbourne: After being brutally stabbed within one centimeter of his heart, abandoned in a pool of blood for hours, suffering a punctured lung, heart failure for ten minutes, suspected brain damage and kept in an induced coma for several days, Indian student […]

Adelaide Indian cabbies rally after bashing, taxi theft

Dozens of taxi drivers today took out a rally outside the Adelaide Airport in a show of support for a Indian driver who was bashed and robbed on 17th May night. The noisy protest brought Adelaide to a standstill as the cabbies shouted, “We want justice”. Reports indicate that the […]

Indian Taxi Driver stabbed in Melbourne, protest strike in progress

Security footage of the knife attack on the taxi driver. Photo: Victoria Police By our community reporter Melbourne, April 29: An Indian taxi driver, aged 23, who is also an international student was stabbed here last night. His taxi was found crashed near Gold Street, Clifton Hill. The wounded body […]

Inaugural Celebration of Gudipadava & Ram Navmi Mahotsava in Melbourne

For the first time we are going to celebrate the Gudipadva and Sri Ram Navmi – Nav Ratri during 6 April to 14 April 2008 at the Shiva Vishnu Temple in Carrum Downs. This celebration has been made possible by the support of Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC). A separate marquee […]

Indian student commits suicide in Melbourne

By Our Community Reporter Melbourne(February 16): An Indian student of Punjabi origin died today. The student, according to inquiries, committed suicide on Friday February 14 in the Western suburb of Footscray. The student whose name is being withheld by the police, is survived by his wife (in her early twenties) […]