Sport

Organise a Pink Stumps Day and fundraise for McGrath Foundation’s breast care nurse »

With summer just around the corner the McGrath Foundation is calling on Australia to ‘step up to the crease’ by registering to host a Pink Stumps Day cricket match. Pink…

Nov 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

A book on famous, forgotten and magical bowling spells »

A book on famous, forgotten and magical bowling spells Kersi Meher-Homji reviews an unusual cricket book Spell-binding Spells by Anindya Dutta, Notion Press, India, 315 pages, foreword by VVS Laxman.…

Nov 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
Community

Actor Rajkummar Rao wins the best actor award at Asia Pacific Screen Awards »

By Neeru Saluja Actor Rajkummar Rao never fails to gain attention with the roles he chooses. Be it his portrayal…

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Organise a Pink Stumps Day and fundraise for McGrath Foundation’s breast care nurse »

With summer just around the corner the McGrath Foundation is calling on Australia to ‘step up to the crease’ by…

Nov 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Padmavati’s fury! »

By Sudha Kumar Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bollywood Hindi film ‘Padmavati’s release is postponed. Bounties and beheadings! The fury and violence…

Nov 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Sleighbells ring in our Aussie Christmas »

Sydney is set to celebrate Christmas like no other city, with a program of uniquely Aussie festivities and tradition with…

Nov 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
Body Mind Spirit

Five simple truths I learned over 50 years! »

By Devaki Parthsarathy Half a century, five decades, fifty years…and life, by now, has most certainly left its imprints on me.  Do I exude grace or resentment? Probably a little bit of both.  What I do know is this process we call “life”, with its finely woven…

Oct 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

The power of Rama’s name »

  By Kanaka Ramakrishna What is in a name? A rose would smell the same by any other name. Once the name is given to an object, the association is inevitable. ‘Rama’ is not just a name. It has deep significance, its own glory, power…

Aug 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Here lies one who spared neither men nor God: Khushwant Singh »

Kushwant Singh (2 February 1915 – 20 March 2014) was an Indian columnist, novelist, writer and a journalist. Excerpts from Kushwant Singh’s book: ‘The Low-down on life, death & most things in-between.” Penguin Death is rarely spoken about in our homes. I wonder why. Especially…

May 2 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
E-Paper

E-Paper October-November 2017 »

The Indian Down Under – E Paper October-November 2017 by indiandownunder on Scribd…

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E-Paper January-February 2017 »

E paper - January - February 2017

Indian Down Under E Paper Jan-Feb 2017 by indiandownunder on Scribd…

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E-Paper August-September 2016 »

Indian Down Under August-September 2016 E Paper by indiandownunder on Scribd…

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Opinion

Much more to do for Australians than 18C

By Vijay Badhwar It’s a sign of a dysfunctional Government which distracts public attention from main issues, matters that matter, towards completely irrelevant issues, unimportant in the context of building a nation, its future and the…

Mar 23 2017 / Read More »

Australian super funds still shy of buying Jaitley’s India story

  By Rekha Bhattacharjee As the Australian visit of India’s Finance Minister Arun Jaitley enters its concluding phase, a section of the media here is already lamenting the tepid reception given to him, while also doubting if he…

Apr 3 2016 / Read More »

Future of World Economy

By Vivek Wadhwa of Stanford Governments, businesses, and economists have all been caught off guard by the geopolitical shifts that happened with the crash of oil prices and the slowdown of China’s economy. Most believe that…

Jan 28 2016 / Read More »
Bollywood

Actor Rajkummar Rao wins the best actor award at Asia Pacific Screen Awards

By Neeru Saluja Actor Rajkummar Rao never fails to gain attention with the roles he chooses. Be it his portrayal of Shahid Azmi in Shahid, his breakout role in Kai Po Che! or the conservative city…

Nov 23 2017 / Read More »

Padmavati’s fury!

By Sudha Kumar Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bollywood Hindi film ‘Padmavati’s release is postponed. Bounties and beheadings! The fury and violence unleashed by ‘Padmavati’ is unprecedented. So what is Padmavati all about? Rani Padmini was a Singhala…

Nov 22 2017 / Read More »

Vijaypath a film made by local Indian diaspora

Nivish Chandra, Nayesh Radia and Vijay Jogia By Dr. Satish Rai VJPATH-Vj4Victory is essentially a Bollywood film because it was filmed in India (Mumbai, Lucknow and Pune) and all its female cast and several male casts…

Nov 19 2017 / Read More »
Indian News

10th India-European Union Counter Terrorism Dialogue

The 10th India-European Union Counter Terrorism Dialogue was held at New Delhi on 30 August 2017. The Indian delegation was led by Shri Mahaveer Singhvi, Joint Secretary for Counter Terrorism at the Ministry of External Affairs…

Sep 6 2017 / Read More »

All women Indian team to sail around the world

A six-member team of all women from India will start journey in early September to circumnavigate the globe; the voyage will culminate on their return in March next year The team of the Indian Navy will…

Aug 30 2017 / Read More »

India on the right track

By Neena Badhwar Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Dr Sambit Patra, who has a ubiquitous presence on all Indian channels, did not have to be loud, for a change, to be heard in Australia on June…

Jun 20 2017 / Read More »
Humour

बही खाते …  नए या पुराने

संतराम बजाज दिवाली और बहीखातों की बात चली तो नीना जी (सम्पादिका The Indian Down Under) ने एक पिटारा सा खोल दिया| हम तो साहूकारों और बनिया लोगों की बात कर रहे थे | उन बहीखातों…

Oct 19 2017 / Read More »

हाय ये बीमारियाँ (भाग २) – कान की सफाई   

  …संतराम बजाज एक बार पहले भी मैं इस विषय पर लिख चुका हूँ, कि तरह तरह की माडर्न बीमारियों ने परेशान कर  रखा है हर एक को| शायद ही कोई हो, जिसे कोई रोग न…

Sep 9 2017 / Read More »

Too many possessions that we don’t need

By Melvin Durai My wife and I recently moved from one house to another. The two houses are three miles apart within the same college town, but it was nevertheless a stressful move. That’s because we’ve…

Aug 22 2017 / Read More »

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