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India will not take attack on its students in Australia lightly: Krishna


February 25th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Thursday said India will not take attack on its students in Australia lightly."Let there be no doubt that we take the ... Read more...

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Australia conducting review to beef up law to tackle Internet racism


February 21st, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 21(ANI): Australian Attorney-General Robert McClelland has ordered the Australian Human Rights Commission to conduct a review of "arrangements for dealing with racist material on the Internet."The decision comes after Australian ... Read more...

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Independent inquiry into Indians attacks required: Oz security experts


February 18th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 18(ANI): International security experts in Australia have said an independent inquiry into attacks on Indian citizens and students would show that the Australian Government is serious about the issue. ... Read more...

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‘High-level Indian delegation should visit Australia’


February 14th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 14 (IANS) A high-level delegation from India should visit Australia in the wake of the recent attacks on Indian students there, according to V.P. Unnikrishnan, secretary of the Federation of ... Read more...

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Indian envoy in Australia apprises Krishna on attacks


February 11th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) India's High Commissioner to Australia Sujatha Singh Thursday apprised External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and senior ministry officials about the Indians' security Down Under and the ... Read more...

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Warne helps to ease India-Australia tension over violent ‘racist’ attacks


February 6th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 6(ANI): Former Australian leg spinner Shane Warne met Victoria Premier John Brumby to discuss how to address issues stemming from violent attacks on Indians.Warne, who has a huge profile in ... Read more...

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‘Australia taking stern action against miscreants involved in attacks on Indians’: Verghese


February 3rd, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.3 (ANI): Australian High Commissioner to India Peter Varghese on Wednesday said Australia is taking stern action against the miscreants involved in attacks on Indian citizens.Varghese said Australia has zero-tolerance ... Read more...

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Indian envoy called to discuss Australia attacks


February 3rd, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) The government has called its envoy to Australia Sujatha Singh to New Delhi for detailed consultations in the wake of repeated attacks on Indian students in Australia. High ... Read more...

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BJP demands ‘effective measures’ to stop attacks on Indians


February 1st, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday submitted a memorandum to External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna demanding effective measures to stop the attacks against Indians in Australia. The ... Read more...

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Body of Indian youth murdered in Australia flown back


January 29th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) The body of 25-year-old Ranjodh Singh, who was killed in Australia last month, was flown back to New Delhi Friday. The body arrived at the Indira Gandhi ... Read more...

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Preneet Kaur discourages Indian students from going to Australia


January 29th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 29 (ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur, who was at the Delhi airport when the body of Ranjodh Singh was brought back to the country, ... Read more...

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India dismayed over fresh attacks in Australia


January 28th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) India Thursday voiced "dismay" over fresh assaults on four Indians in two separate incidents in Australia and reminded Canberra of its responsibility to immediately bring to justice ... Read more...

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Australia Foreign Minister assures India on preventing attacks on Indian students


January 28th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by ANI
By Cynthia ChandranLondon, Jan 27 (ANI): Indian External Affairs Minister S. M. Krishna on Wednesday said that his Australian counterpart Stephen Smith has assured him that Australia will take concrete and ... Read more...

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Krishna to meet Australian counterpart, discuss attacks


January 27th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 27 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna will take up the issue of attacks on Indian students in Australia with his Australian counterpart Stephen Smith on the sidelines ... Read more...

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Warne to help ease India-Australia tension over violent ‘racist’ attacks


January 25th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 25(ANI): Former Australian leg spinner Shane Warne will meet Victoria Premier John Brumby next month to discuss how to address issues stemming from violent attacks on Indians.Warne, who has a ... Read more...

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India conveys disappointment over repeated attacks in Australia


January 22nd, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 22(ANI): India on Friday conveyed its disappointment to Australia at the latest attacks on Indians in Brisbane and asked the Australian authorities to take more effective steps to stop ... Read more...

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India conveys disappointment to Australia over attacks


January 22nd, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) India Friday conveyed its disappointment to Australia at the latest attacks on Indians in Brisbane and asked the Australian authorities to do more to prevent ... Read more...

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Indian taxi driver in Australia stabbed in the lung


January 21st, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) In another incident of an Indian being brutally assaulted that came to light Thursday, a 30-year-old taxi driver was stabbed by a man masked in a balaclava outside ... Read more...

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Krishna anguished with Australia over unabated attacks on Indians


January 20th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): India has reiterated its displeasure to Australia for not being able to control attacks against Indian nationals despite repeated concerns.External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on ... Read more...

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India says ties with Australia may suffer over attacks (Roundup)


January 20th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Angered by yet another attack on an Indian taxi driver, India warned Wednesday that people-to-people ties with Australia may be "adversely affected" if the violence did not ... Read more...

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A R Rahman says Australia concerned over attacks on Indians


January 19th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 19 (ANI): Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman has said Australian authorities are concerned about the attacks on Indians Down Under and are taking steps to deal with the issue.Addressing ... Read more...

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India ‘closely monitoring’ well-being of expats in Australia


January 17th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) Indian High Commissioner Sujatha Singh Sunday asked expatriates not to allow "a few bad elements" to sour the relationship between India and Australia and said she was in ... Read more...

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National Akali Dal to oppose visit of Australian delegations


January 17th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.17 (ANI): President of National Akali Dal party Paramjit Singh Pamma on Sunday said his party would oppose the visit of any Australian delegation to India if attacks on ... Read more...

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Australians claim India not safe for them


January 17th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan. 17 (ANI): In what is expected to intensify the tension between India and Australia, the family of an Australian man, who was found dead in India last year, has said ... Read more...

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Are Indians perceived as soft targets in Australia?


January 16th, 2010 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
By Ankur Tewari New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Attacks on Indians in Australia continue to shock people back home, but many of those working or studying Down Under say these are not necessarily ... Read more...

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Australia punishes perpetrators of attacks against Indians


January 15th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.15 (ANI): Australian High Commissioner Peter Varghese today said Australian authorities were determined to find and take action against those involved in attacks against Indian nationals in Australia.A total ... Read more...

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Sikhs protest alleged racial attacks in Australia


January 15th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Around 150 Sikhs Friday held a peaceful but noisy protest here against alleged racial attacks on Indian students and the burning of a gurudwara in Australia. The demonstrators ... Read more...

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India takes up gurdwara fire with Australia


January 14th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Amid outrage in India, specially in Punjab, over a fire in a gurdwara under construction in Melbourne, the Indian government Thursday said it was in touch ... Read more...

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Australian gurdwara set on fire by unidentified miscreants


January 14th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): A gurdwara under construction in a southeastern suburb of Melbourne was set on fire by some unidentified miscreants last night.According to an official spokesperson of the Ministry ... Read more...

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Indian set ablaze in Melbourne; India wants preventive action (Intro Roundup)


January 9th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) In yet another attack in a week, a 29-year-old Indian was set ablaze Saturday by four unidentified men in Melbourne. Voicing outrage at this "very disturbing" incident, ... Read more...

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Australia asked to prevent attacks on Indians


January 9th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Describing the setting ablaze of an Indian in Australia as "very disturbing", India Saturday asked Canberra to take preventive action and voiced its growing discontent over the ... Read more...

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Indian student’s body arrives from Australia


January 9th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The body of 21-year-old Nitin Garg, an Indian student stabbed to death in Melbourne in Australia, was flown back to New Delhi Saturday. The body arrived at the ... Read more...

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Indian set ablaze in Melbourne, Australia denies racist angle (Round-up)


January 9th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Days after India asked Australia to take urgent action against those behind the murder of an Indian student a week ago, a 29-year-old Indian was set ablaze ... Read more...

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India takes up latest attack with Australia


January 9th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) India Saturday said it is "vigorously" pursuing with the Australian authorities the latest attack in which a 29-year-old Indian has suffered burn injuries in Melbourne, and has ... Read more...

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Indian student’s body to be flown back Saturday


January 8th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The body of Nitin Garg, the Indian student who was stabbed to death in the Australian city of Melbourne last week, will be flown back Saturday afternoon. His ... Read more...

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