Amit Batra

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An ancient Indian university on a journey to regain its historical glory

Nalanda University was an ancient learning centre for students across the country and the neighbouring nationalities in the early 5th and 6th centuries. The Buddhist monastic institute located in the ancient Magadha (modern-day Bihar) was the world’s first residential University. Many historians and scholars have considered it one of the greatest learning centres. Besides, Kumaragupta...Read More

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An Indian migrant family return to Biloela after four years of detention

Following an intense four years of detention centres, court challenges and a major medical scare, a family of four Tamil asylum seekers returned home to Queensland. Priya and Nades Nadesalingam and their Australian-born daughters Kopika and Tharnicaa arrived at the Thangool Airport near their home town in Biloela on Friday (10th June). Their youngest daughter...Read More

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Sikh Volunteers travel 34 hours to Lismore to provide free food to Flood-affected victims

Recent Torrential rains caused the worst flood in ten years in Australia’s southeast coastal region, forcing tens of thousands of people to evacuate. The constant rain led to the submerging of town centres, washing away many homes and power cuts. Furthermore, as per the latest reports, at least 13 people have lost their lives due...Read More



  Humility is an underrate virtue, and is often mistaken for weakness and false modesty. But it is the cornerstone of wisdom, where a human being realises his place in the world and the universe, and accepts the lot of his life with good cheer and a smile. In this edition’s Words of Wisdom, we...Read More