Category: Entertainment / Sports

HERITAGE TOURISM: Explore the Victorian Goldfields Railway in Castlemaine!

By News Desk MELBOURNE, 30 July 2021:One never forgets the famous Bollywood song from ‘Aradhana’ “mere sapno ki rani”… yes, Rajesh Khanna in his jeep, following Sharmila Tagore travelling in the Baby Sivok steam locomotive train, which is also well-known as the Darjeeling toy train! Well, we have something […]

IFFM2021 REVIEW – KANYA (Tamil) : Courage triumphs over tradition

Screengrab from KANYA. By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 30 July 2021: This beautiful Tamil short film with English subtitles is about a swimming champion in Tamilnadu who is confronted by her first period as she is about to participate in a championship. The conservative family initiates celebratory rituals that contradict her […]

IFFM-2021 to celebrate Satyajit Ray’s centenary

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 24 July: India’s world-renowned film personality Satyajit Ray’s (1921-1992) film director, scriptwriter, documentary filmmaker, author, essayist, lyricist, magazine editor, illustrator, calligrapher, and music composer’s centenary will be celebrated at the Indian Film festival of Melbourne 2021, this year. The combined festival in cinemas and online […]

Work on final stage of ‘National Cricket Campus’ facility commences

(L to R) Cr Greg Adermann, Trevor Evans MP and Queensland Minister Stirling Hinchliffe pose for a turning of the sod photo during the Allan Border Field Redevelopment at Allan Border Field on July 22, 2021 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Jono Searle/Getty Images through Cricket Australia) By SAT Sports […]

IFFM2021 program launch promises a cinematic fiesta

By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 22 July 2021: The show has to go on. The COVID-19 pandemic and frequent lockdowns have not dampened the spirits of the iconic annual Indian Film Festival of Melbourne. This year the festival is premiering two thought-provoking films ‘Bittu’ by Karishma Dube and ‘WOMB-Women of My […]