Sport

The magnificent Kohli – Jadhav partnership behind India’s sensational victory in Pune »

By Kersi Meher-Homji India snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in the first One Day International against England at Pune yesterday (15th January). Virat Kohli captaining India won the…

Jan 16 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

A fascinating book that goes beyond runs and wickets »

BOOK REVIEW By Kersi Meher-Homji Test of Character – Confessions of Cricket Legends by Jeremy Wilshire, Echo Publishing, Australia, $34.95, 384 pages. Many books on cricket are written these days,…

Dec 28 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Community

Golden memories concert by Vinod Rajput, Pushpa Jagadish, Reena Mehta and Seema on February 5 »

Vinod Rajput, Pushpa Jagadish, Dr. Reena Mehta and Seema band together with music by Band Baaja on February 5, 2017…

Jan 16 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Sunderella by Trikone Australasia in this year’s Mardi Gras features an all-men cast some dressed as women in the classic fairy tale performance »

  What could be more entertaining than Cinderella on stage? A queer all-male Bollywood twist called Sunderella, of course. Get…

Jan 16 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

India looking to create history in MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup Final »

India will be looking to be the first nationality to successfully defend the MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup when they go…

Jan 16 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Social researcher Dr Hugh Mackay to deliver UNSW’s annual Gandhi Oration »

  Social researcher and author Dr Hugh Mackay AO will deliver the 2017 Gandhi Oration at the University of New…

Jan 16 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
Body Mind Spirit

Australian First: Essential help for women with endometriosis »

Women with endometriosis will now have better access to information and support with new resources from one of Australia’s leading not-for-profit health organisations for women. Jean Hailes for Women’s Health has released four new resources that will help women and health professionals recognise, diagnose and…

Nov 17 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Vipassana, a much needed meditation technique in today’s world »

Vipassana Meditators who have benefited from this ancient art of observing life and cleansing old samskaras creating an environment in the devotee of ‘anichha’ that is equanimity, stand up by it with total conviction. In ancient language of ‘Pali’ Vipassana means ‘to see things as…

Oct 25 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Hurry and register for ‘Yoga – Science of Infinite Possibilities’ conference at Western University Campus, 1-3 October 2016 »

              A three-day International Conference presented by Vedanta Centre, Sydney and S-VYASA University of Yoga Sciences, Bengaluru, India is being held in the University of Western Sydney from October 1-3, 2016. It is part of the Festival of India being celebrated…

Sep 13 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
E-Paper

E-Paper August-September 2016 »

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

Sep 11 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

E-Paper June-July 2016 »

  Indian Down Under E paper June-July 16…

Jun 5 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

E-Paper Feb-Mar 2016 »

E-Paper - February/March 2016

E-paper February-March 2016…

Mar 3 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Opinion

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 »

Cometh the moment, comes Modi

              By Karam C Ramrakha Midnight, 14 August, 1947. From 12,000 kilometres away in New Delhi, Pandit Nehru’s voice defies the statics to give us, in faraway Suva, Fiji, a faltering…

Nov 12 2014 / Read More »
Bollywood

Alas ! Actor Om Puri is no more !

It’s a very sad day for cinema to have lost an excellent and a versatile actor who has left us shockingly early for he would have contributed so much more to cinema goers who loved to…

Jan 6 2017 / Read More »

Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel strong contenders for Oscars for their roles in ‘Lion’

Nicole Kidman and Dev Patel are strong contenders for this years’ Oscars for their roles in the film ‘Lion’ with its international theme and an emotional true story. Says a Hollywood reporter, “Lion is a sober…

Jan 6 2017 / Read More »

Bollywood releases in January

The upcoming year is going to be a big one for Bollywood film releases in Australia, as Mind blowing films promise to bring a number of big and popular cinemas down under to Australia and New Zealand. January…

Dec 29 2016 / Read More »
Indian News

Australian business looking at India as ‘new China’

            By Rekha Bhattacharjee Those Australians who are worried over the slowing Chinese economy may have some reasons to smile as Canberra is already working desperately to stitch up a Free…

Dec 23 2015 / Read More »

Google CEO Sundar Pichai in India

            It’s either the billion plus market of India or just plain connections with the mother country or perhaps to help make lives better of people living in remote villages, India…

Dec 17 2015 / Read More »

Bitter-sweet Test farewell for Michael Clarke

                By Kersi Meher-Homji Michael Clarke started his Test career with a bang way back in 2004 in Bangalore but ended it with almost a whimper at The Oval…

Aug 26 2015 / Read More »
Humour

नोट बंदी   – Demonetisation…      कतारें ही कतारें

संत राम बजाज “बधाई हो गुप्ता जी,सुना है आप करोड़पति बन गये हैं|”, हम ने पार्क में घुसते ही गुप्ता जी को ऊंची आवाज़ में कहा| “मोदी जी को दुआएं दीजिए कि इस काबिल बना दिया|”…

Jan 15 2017 / Read More »

The future is here with self-driving cars

            A humour piece by Melvin Durai Tesla Motors, a company that produces high-tech electric cars, recently gave owners of the Tesla Model S the opportunity to make their cars self-driving.…

Dec 13 2015 / Read More »

आप से मिलिए 

    संतराम बजाज     एक बार मैं ने आप को  कुछ  ऐसे महमानों से   मिलाया था जो जब आ जायें तो आप को अपने ही घर में अजनबी बना देते हैं, ‘मान न मान मैं…

Nov 12 2015 / Read More »

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