Tag: Sydney

Sydney pays homage to martyrs of 18 Sept terror attack in Uri

By IST Newsdesk The Dezire Function Centre at Blacktown reverberated with the sound of ‘Hindustan Zindabad and Jai Hind’ when nearly a hundred Indian Australians gathered there to pay homage to the 18 soldiers who were slain in a terror attack on Army camp in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir on the morning of […]

September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Asha, Zanai enthrall capacity crowd at Opera House

By Ashok Kumar and Sanghmitra Kumar Photos by Ken Leanfore   What an enthralling evening as Sydney became an audience to an earful of mesmerising songs, to the voice of a versatile repertoire and a spectacular show last night at the Opera House. For 175 minutes, the 82 year old, empress of Indian music Asha […]

March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Splitting mountains with Shen Yun

Shen Yun Okay, so you’re trapped under a mountain. All odds are against you—what do you do? Be thankful that you let your son play with axes when he was a kid. This ancient Chinese legend is a Romeo and Juliet-meets-Achilles story. This tale, which has been brought to life by Shen Yun Performing Arts, […]

October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments More

We’ll do everything to make sure you stay safe

In recent weeks, the murderous rage in the Middle East threatened to erupt in the heart of Australia. ISIL reaches out with deadly purpose from Iraq and Syria to the other states of the Middle East. And it reaches out to us as well. On Tuesday last, our intelligence services intercepted a senior ISIL operative instructing […]

October 9, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Biometric data, appointments for Indian visas from 1 October

The government of India is rolling out biometric data collection for Indian visas globally. The scheme has already been implemented in several countries. This is part of the larger IVFRT (Indian Visa and Foreigners Registration and Tracking) Programme, says a media release issued by the Consulate General of India Sydney.  From 1 October 2014, submission of all […]

August 23, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Kapil Sharma comedy show in Sydney


November 28, 2013 | 1 Comment More

HH Dalai Lama meets his match in Sydney

Sydney: His Holiness the Dalai Lama has on Friday met his Madame Tussauds wax double during the second day of his visit to Sydney. This is one of seven wax figures that can be found around the world at Madame Tussauds attractions, says a Madame Tussad’s media release. Upon meeting his wax figure for the first […]

June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments More

IndAus I-Day celebrations

India celebrates its Independence Day on 15th August every year. It does not matter whether it is a weekday or weekend. 15th August is the day of celebration all over India and for all Indians, irrespective of where they live. It shouldn’t be different for us in Australia either. We are proud Australians, but we […]

July 26, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Sujan Chinoy appointed envoy to Mexico

Former Consul General of India in Sydney Mr.Sujan R. Chinoy (IFS : 1981), presently Additional Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs handling national security policy issues in the National Security Council Secretariat, Prime Minister’s Office, has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Mexico. He is expected to take up his assignment […]

June 17, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Vaisakhi Mela in Blacktown, Sydney

May 6, 2012 | 0 Comments More