INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF MELBOURNE AMONG THE FINALISTS FOR THE PRESTIGIOUS MELBOURNE AWARDS, SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF MELBOURNE AMONG THE FINALISTS FOR THE PRESTIGIOUS MELBOURNE AWARDS, SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

Mind Blowing Films is extremely honoured and delighted to announce that the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne(IFFM) has been selected as a finalist for the Melbourne Awards by the City of Melbourne. IFFM has been nominated under the category, ‘Contribution to Multiculturalism by a Corporation.’ The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne hosted by Mind Blowing […]

More Victorians receiving the oral health care they need

More Victorians receiving the oral health care they need

New figures released in Dental Health Services Victoria’s 2015-2016 Annual Report show more Victorians are accessing critical oral health care than ever before. Highlights include: 10,122 Indigenous patients accessed care – up to 8.8 per cent 401,067 individuals treated across Victoria (includes the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne and community public health agencies across Victoria) […]

MBPC’S 5 FEET GANESH IDOL IMPRESSES MELBOURNE

MBPC’S 5 FEET GANESH IDOL IMPRESSES MELBOURNE

Celebrations of Community Diversity, Culture & Traditions, Love, Happiness and Unity at its Best!  This year 2016, Melbourne had a very special celebrity appearance arriving all the way from India (Pune); to be part of the Australian-Indian communities. The Melbourne’s new 5 feet idol arrival is exact replica idol of the very famous “Shreemant Dagdusheth […]

$3,500,000 BOOST FOR FAMILY VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICES IN MELBOURNE’S WEST

$3,500,000 BOOST FOR FAMILY VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICES IN MELBOURNE’S WEST

The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with implementing Family Violence Royal Commission recommendations through further investments in support services for victims of family violence and sexual assault and the appointment of an Implementation Monitor. Member for Altona District, Jill Hennessy today welcomed the announcement of funding boost of $87 million for family violence support […]

“You don’t have to grow a beard or wear a sari or dance around trees to say you are in yog,” Yogi Ashwini

“You don’t have to grow a beard or wear a sari or dance around trees to say you are in yog,” Yogi Ashwini

By Nidhi Kumari Yogi Ashwini, the founder of Dhyan Foundation, that has benefitted thousands of people emotionally, mentally and spiritually from the practice of Yog (Sanatan Kriya) is visiting Australia in October. Ahead of his visit Indus Age reached out to Yogi Ji for an exclusive interview. Excerpts: From the field of Economics and Business […]

Singer-songwriter Prateek Kuhad set to make his Australian debut

Singer-songwriter Prateek Kuhad set to make his Australian debut

With the release of his debut album, In Tokens & Charms in 2015, Delhi-based singer-songwriter Prateek Kuhad firmly established himself as one of the frontrunners in the Indian independent music scene, and has been quickly building buzz across the globe with spotlight performances at festivals like SXSW, Canadian Music Week, and more. Kuhad will make his […]

CRACKDOWN ON UNDERQUOTING TO PROTECT LOCAL HOMEBUYERS

CRACKDOWN ON UNDERQUOTING TO PROTECT LOCAL HOMEBUYERS

Victorian homebuyers struggling to get into the market will be protected from underquoting real estate agents, thanks to new laws to be introduced in the Victorian Parliament today. The Andrews Labor Government is cracking down on underquoting advertising – where an agent misleads a prospective buyer about the likely sale price of a property – […]

Telstra Bollywood Dance Competition, hallmark event of Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, rocks Melbourne

Telstra Bollywood Dance Competition, hallmark event of Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, rocks Melbourne

TBDC competition winners JJ’s Group, Dancing Birds, Natya Bollywood Dance Group and Bollywood Dimensions impressed celebrity judges including Malaika Arora Khan, beating out 26 dance groups   Melbourne, Australia  – – The Telstra Bollywood Dance Competition (TBDC), a much-anticipated event of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne’s (IFFM) bumper schedule of celebrations, rocked Melbourne’s Federation […]

Nawazuddin, Sonam, Fawad win top honours at IFFM

Nawazuddin, Sonam, Fawad win top honours at IFFM

Actors like Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sonam Kapoor and Fawad Khan received top honours at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2016. The awards night, held at the iconic Melbourne Recital Centre , had “Parched” bagging the award for Best Indie Film while the Shakun Batra’s directorial “Kapoor & Sons” won award for the Best Movie, […]

Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Kicks off with flair and flamboyance

Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Kicks off with flair and  flamboyance

The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM), the southern hemisphere’s greatest annual celebration of Indian cinema kicked off on August 11 with “Female Empowerment” as its unifying theme. This year’s festival explores the richness of contemporary cinema from India and the sub-continent, featuring films spanning Bollywood box-office hits to documentaries and arthouse festival favourites, as […]