No aadhaar, no ration? Hard blow by Gujarat govt on poor and marginalized

By Pankti Jog* Only those who have aadhaar registration and linked it with ration card will get ration from a Public Distribution System (PDS) shop. This decision of the Gujarat government has hit very badly thousands of poor and marginalized communities of Gujarat, especially during the drought year. The Gujarat […]

“I knew I couldn’t stay silent anymore”: meet the women fighting sexual violence in Nepal

Punjita Pradhan (front centre) with other activists Photo: Amnesty International South Asia it’s awards season in Hollywood, and a year since a #MeToo-dominated Oscars ceremony made sexual harassment a global talking point. Critics will be watching to see what, if anything, has changed in the film industry since the Harvey […]

Can Australia win CWC19? Absolutely, insists Ricky Ponting

Photo: ICC MELBOURNE,10 February: Ricky Ponting, Australia’s assistant coach for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, believes the defending champions will be one of the main contenders for the title, despite their recent troubles in the one-day international game. Australia is No.6 on the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team […]

Many reasons behind people experiencing homelessness

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 25 January: The Australian Bureau of Statistics (quoted by ABC News) says there were 116,000 people homeless on census night in 2016. Homeless means one who does not have a home and there could be many related situations. According to Inspector Craig Peel (Melbourne East) […]

Bleeding blue at the MCG as India take ODI series 2-1

By SAT sportsdesk Melbourne: The MCG was bathing in a sea of blue on friday as India took their winning form into the 3rd and final one day international of the 2018/19 tour of Australia. At the innings break, Australia were 230 all out, with Yuzvendra Chahal starring for India […]