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ILASA celebrates Hindi Diwas 2022

Our culture is transmitted through language. Without ongoing literary transmission and enrichment, culture cannot survive. The Indian Literary and Art Society of Australia (ILASA Inc.) has been hosting Hindi Diwas events for more than 10 years to promote Hindi language in Australia. ILASA, in collaboration with Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan, Little India Harris Park Business Association […]

Harmanpreet hits a splendid century as India wins the ODI series

By Kersi Meher-Homji  Indian women have won the One Day International (ODI) series 2-0 by defeating England last night at Canterbury. They totaled 5 for 333 in 50 overs thanks to an aggressive and unbeaten 143 off only 111 balls by skipper Harmanpreet Kaur. She delighted the crowd by hitting 18 fours and 4 sixes. […]

Magnificent innings by Mandhana enables Indian women to beat England

By Kersi Meher-Homji  The disappointment of India’s men team not qualifying for the Asia Cup final last week was compensated by Indian women easily beating England women by 8 wickets last night at Derby, England. England women scored 6 for 142 in 20 overs, off-spinner Sneh Rana capturing 3 for 24. England was in deep […]

Ghazal Maestro returns to wow Sydney

By Lokesh Varma As the Ghazal Maestro Pankaj Udhas walked into the Sydney Opera House, one could feel this was the start of something great. Not because of the hundreds of millions spent on perfecting the Opera House acoustics nor the thunderous applause from the discerning audience. Was it because the velvety voice and critically […]

Celebrate Diwali with ABC Bullion limited-edition gold and silver coins embossed with Goddess Lakshmi!

2 September 2022 – ABC Bullion, Australasia’s largest independent precious metals and bullion dealer, has launched two new, limited-edition products – gold and silver coins embossed with Lakshmi, the Hindu Goddess of Wealth and Prosperity in celebration of Diwali at an exclusive event attended by prominent Indian community and business leaders on 30 August 2022. […]

Flags of 16 competing teams fly to mark ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 celebrations

The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 is only 50 days away, with 16 international teams featuring the world’s best cricketers getting set for the global showpiece event in Australia that begins on 16 October. From one side of the country to the other, the T20 World Cup took to the skies in Perth and […]

Cost of living relief for pensioners

September is shaping up to deliver record cost of living relief for pensioners as federal pension payments rise and savings are delivered through the NSW Budget. For the first time pensioners are eligible for cash back on their tolls and are now accumulating toll savings that will be delivered into their bank accounts in January. […]

Somebody’s watching you and it might be your employer

By Melvin Durai Wherever you are in the world today, it’s important to realize that someone or something is probably watching you, keeping track of your movements. One of these days, you’ll be in the bathroom, looking at your phone and an advertisement will pop up: “Having trouble doing your business today, Sanjay? Try Metamucil […]

India qualifies for semi-final in Asia Cup

By Kersi Meher-Homji  India has started the Twenty20 Asia Cup campaign in UAE with a bang. While all-rounder Hardik Pandya was the hero of India’s thrilling win over Pakistan on Monday, flamboyant batter Suryakumar Yadav was behind India’s facile victory over Hong Kong on Thursday. India tops Group A with 4 points followed by Pakistan […]

Bandana Cultural School celebrates Annual Day with young student scientists and artists

Bandana Cultural School, Sydney (BCS) celebrated its Annual Day 2022 in a unique way. It was a fun-filled event highlighting Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects combined with Arts and Cultural activities enjoyed by enthusiastic children taking part in various activities planned for the day. While being away from their motherland, Bandana Cultural School, […]

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