Names of Indian students drowned in Australia on Dec.10, 2007

Drowning update According to reports the two Indian students who drowned in Australia on Dec. 10, 2007 evening have been named as Deakin University commerce student Pradeep Singh, 19, and community welfare student, Avneet Kullar, 22, by a spokesman for the Indian consulate-general in Melbourne.The consulate had contacted the students’ […]

Two Indian students (from Melbourne) drown at Australian beach

Two Indian students have drowned after getting caught in a rip near Anglesea in Victoria’s south-west this evening.(Dec.10, 2007) The 19-year-old man and 22-year-old woman entered the water at Hutt Gully just after 6:00pm AEDT. Friends raised the alarm when the pair disappeared. Paramedics were unable to to revive the […]

Religions in conflict: India’s state of war

It is five years since Gujarat erupted in violence between Hindus and Muslims. But next week’s elections will be dominated by the fallout from the bloody events By Andrew Buncombe in Ahmedabad Published: 07 December 2007 It is called the Bombay Hotel but there is no service to speak of. […]

US shoots down Indo-Isreali spy satellite launch

US pressure sets back launch possibility by at least another 6 months NEW DELHI: Officials in Indian intelligence, defence and the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) are deeply dismayed at the government’s last-minute decision to put off the launch of India’s first spy satellite in October-November. The Indo-Israeli satellite, with […]

Akshey is King in Oz with Turban photo

The photograph of Akshay Kumar and his turban during the filming of ‘Singh is King’ on the Gold Coast which caused furore around the world. Picture: Kit de Guymer. – Gold By Our News Bureau Melbourne: This photo of Bollywood star Akshey Kumar snapped by Kit de Guymer created […]