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Books on First arrival of Indians in Australia launched

On the evening of the 14th of August 2014, GOPIO Sydney North West chapter was privileged to launch books on the first arrival of Indians in Australia at the Parliament House of NSW, the history written by Len Kenna & Chrystal Jordan. Various volumes of the book titled “Are Indians an Ethnic Minority” were launched […]

August 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More

GOPIO Sydney N-W, helps 270 underprivileged children in Punjab

GOPIO Sydney, North West chapter, under its “Caring & Sharing” project once again helped 270 under privileged school children in 7 Primary and Aganvari schools (pre-schools) in Zira villages (Punjab), by providing the children warm clothes, uniforms, shoes, socks, and daris, and chairs etc. for schools on 12 February 2013 as per their need. The villages […]

March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments More

A health seminar too informative to be missed

By Ashok Kumar: Far away from the madding crowd of Bollywood songs and dance events,the Global Organisation of Persons of Indian Origin (GOPIO) Sydney North West thought of educating people about their health issues that are quite often ignored by most. The GOPIO health seminar at Quakers Hill High School,on Saturday April 28th 2012 with […]

April 29, 2012 | 0 Comments More

GOPIO Health care seminar informative, says community

Information is power. This was the opening remark by Dr. Yadu Singh, Cardiologist while giving a lecture at the Health summit organised by the Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) in Castle Hill on Sunday last. Dr. Singh apprised the 100-strong audiences of ways to deal with a heart attack or a cardiac […]

December 9, 2010 | 0 Comments More

Govt. bows to PIOs protest; rescinds order on passports

NEW DELHI: Bowing to tens of thousands Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO International) petitioners  over submission of old passports and “renunciation charges”, the government of India has backtracked and withdrawn the notification, say media reports. Penalty charges for retaining a passport despite acquiring foreign citizenship for over three years have also been […]

May 25, 2010 | 92 Comments More