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Victoria batting for 2015 World Cup final at MCG


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Premier of Victoria state of Australia Ted Baillieu Wednesday announced that his government will be working hard to secure the 2015 Cricket World Cup final ... Read more...

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Australia assures India about security of Indian students


January 20th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Australia Thursday reassured India that the safety and security of the Indian community and students will continue to be addressed pro-actively. "I have also just met with the ... Read more...

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Indian community in Australia building bridges of friendship


January 20th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M Krishna today said the Indian community in Australia is playing an important and constructive role in building bridges of friendship and understanding between ... Read more...

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15 more Australian cops face probe over racist emails


October 11th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 11 (IANS) At least 15 more Australian police officers will be probed over circulation of racist and pornographic emails, including one ridiculing the death of an Indian that sparked a ... Read more...

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India protests, summons Aussie envoy over racist email (Roundup)


October 9th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) India Saturday expressed anger over a racist email the police made in Australia's Victoria state, even as Australia condemned it as "offensive and unacceptable".The union ministry of ... Read more...

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Oz Foreign Minister, HC condemn Victorian police racism against Indians


October 9th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): The Australian High Commissioner, Peter Varghese, today condemned the racist email targeting Indians circulated by two members of the Victorian Police force.After a series of attacks ... Read more...

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India summons Australian envoy, conveys concern over bias (Lead)


October 9th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) India Saturday summoned Australian High Commissioner Peter Varghese over a racist email in Victoria state and handed over a demarche expressing serious concern over "entrenched" bias among ... Read more...

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Victoria launches new multi-million dollar “Engaging India” plan


September 22nd, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Melbourne, Sept.22 (ANI): Victoria's engagement with India was strengthened today through the launch of a new, multi-million dollar "Engaging India" plan - a four year strategy to strengthen Victoria's relationship with ... Read more...

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India asks Australia to take urgent action on attacks (Second Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Stepping up pressure on Australia in the wake of continuing attacks on Indian students, India Thursday asked Canberra to take "urgent action" while it stressed the "need ... Read more...

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Diwali celebrated in Melbourne


October 12th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne (Australia), Oct.12 (ANI): More than 50,000 people in Melbourne, Australia, gathered at the Federation Square to celebrate Diwali- the Festival of Lights on October 9.The celebration was also attended by the ... Read more...

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Brumby calls on Kalmadi, reviews preparations for C’wealth 2010 games


September 26th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.26 (ANI): Premier of Victoria John Brumby called on Suresh Kalmadi, the Chairman of Organising Committee of Commonwealth Games 2010 here on Saturday.Brumby during his visit met the ... Read more...

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Australia to hold ‘Harmony March’ in solidarity with Indian students


July 4th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, July 4 (ANI): Australian lawmaker Michael Danby has said that Australia will hold a 'Harmony March' in Melbourne in solidarity with Indian students on July 12.Talking to reporters here on Friday, ... Read more...

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Australia assures safety of Indian students after attacks (Roundup)


May 28th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The Australian government Thursday assured a worried India that it was taking a number of measures to ensure the safety of Indian students even as a 25-year-old ... Read more...

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Victoria Premier to introduce time-out zone for drunks


November 10th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 10 (ANI): Premier of Victoria John Brumby has scrapped the Governments 2am lock-out policy, and decided to replace it with time-out zone serving tea and coffee for drunks.In a ... Read more...

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