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 […]

Evolving Son of India ‘Asheesh Elete’ emerging into the world of Power Lifting

Evolving Son of India ‘Asheesh Elete’ emerging into the world of Power Lifting

“I believe that thought process and functionality and behaviour are according to our personalities and we train according to our personality,” Asheesh Elete. Asheesh’s training is lovable, thoughtful and stimulating. The action of the lifter on the gym floor fairly and accurately reflects who he is on the inside. It is fair to allow the […]

Vibrant Gujarat 2017 Melbourne Networking Luncheon-A Resounding Success

Vibrant Gujarat 2017 Melbourne Networking Luncheon-A Resounding Success

An event organised by the Australia-India Women Entrepreneurs Forum Indian government diplomats and ambassadors of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017 converged with Australian senior government leaders, business owners, sole traders and entrepreneurs at a Networking Luncheon organised by the Australia-India Women Entrepreneurs Forum (AIWEF), with the support of Tax Planners. The event took place […]

ANTI-AGEING :BREATHE IT RIGHT

ANTI-AGEING :BREATHE IT RIGHT

By Yogi Ashwini   If you trace a person from being an infant to a full grown adult, you will notice, in most cases, a progressive decline in the skin texture and complexion. A baby is glowing pink whereas most adults, even in their prime youth, are plagued with a diseased skin and dull complexion.  This […]

MORE THAN 300 HOMES FOR THOSE ESCAPING FAMILY VIOLENCE

MORE THAN 300 HOMES FOR THOSE ESCAPING FAMILY VIOLENCE

The first of more than 300 Victorian properties will soon be called home by women and children escaping family violence. The first of the homes are about to be leased under the $50 million Rapid Housing Assistance program, an important step in the partnership between the Andrews Labor Government and agencies in tackling family violence. […]

Gentlemen of Deceit and the Alma Collection

Gentlemen of Deceit and the Alma Collection

GENTLEMEN OF DECEIT: THREE TIMES THE MAGIC! “They are funny, quick on their feet and – most importantly – entertaining. ★★★★” – Herald Sun “What I love most about your act is you guys” – Eddie Perfect  This August and October, the Gentleman of Deceit present Three Times the Magic in Melbourne and Sydney, the […]

ECCV applauds Victorian Government for Seniors Grants program

ECCV applauds Victorian Government for Seniors Grants program

The Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria (ECCV) has commended the Victorian Government for its continuing commitment to fund grants for culturally and linguistically diverse seniors. The government will deliver $310,000 in grants to help culturally diverse seniors who are isolated at home to participate more fully in community life. Fifty-nine grants from the latest round […]

Australian researchers to develop video games for orangutans

Australian researchers to develop video games for orangutans

Australian researchers are set to develop more customized video games for orangutans in the Melbourne Zoo to play with, following the success of the world’s first interactive study which aimed to entertain and stimulate the animals. Earlier this year, researchers from the University of Melbourne’s Microsoft Research Centre collaborated with Zoos Victoria to experiment the […]

Victoria’s Strong Jobs Growth Leads The Nation

Victoria’s Strong Jobs Growth Leads The Nation

Victoria’s well-managed economy has generated a strong increase in employment and a drop in the state’s unemployment rate, according to figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). According to the ABS, Victoria’s unemployment rate fell to 5.7 per cent in June, and 24,200 extra people gained employment for the month – with […]