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Indians in Oz

Victoria premier condemns 'sickening' racial attack on Indians

A woman slapped 2 Indian women while racially abusing them after getting off a bus in Melbourne.


A 22-year-old Indian taxi driver in Australia was attacked in Melbourne's southeastern suburb. (Thinkstock)
Indian taxi driver attacked in Australia

Friday , 2 December '11

4 men ripped off the turban of the 22-year-old Indian and repeatedly punched him.
Indian national stabbed to death in Australia

Saturday , 23 April '11

Lakhwinder Singh, who hailed from Punjab, migrated to Australia in 2007.
Death of Indian in Victoria 'tragic': Deputy Oz envoy

Saturday , 23 April '11

Lakhwinder Singh was stabbed to death in Rushworth, Victoria.
Body of Nitin Garg being taken to the cremation ground at Jagraon. Express file photo
Oz teen pleads guilty to killing Indian student

Wednesday , 20 April '11

21-year-old Nitin Garg, who migrated from Punjab, was fatally stabbed in the abdomen in Melbourne.
Oz court charges trio with assaulting Indian student

Wednesday , 9 March '11

The three men assaulted an Indian student and subjecting him to racial taunts.
Oz court hears teenager's role in attacks against Indians

Monday , 28 February '11

18-year-old Ricky Petrusic helped his friends who attacked six Indian men in a span of four days in 2009.
Australia trying to woo back Indian students

Saturday , 26 February '11

Australia has been hit by a 35 pct drop in arrival of Indian students to its universities in the backdrop of alleged racial attacks.
Violence against Indians: 'Punji hunter' teens avoid jail sentence

Friday , 10 December '10

Two Oz teenagers terrorised and robbing six Indian men over four days last year in a racist rampage.
Oz court sentences teenager in Nitin Garg murder case

Thursday , 9 December '10

The 16-year-old had pleaded guilty to being an accessory to murder of Garg on Jan 2 this year.
Indian student stabbed in Melbourne

Monday , 29 November '10

The cookery student underwent an emergency surgery and had 26 stitches on his punctured bowel after the attack.
Australian admits to attacking Indian, denies racial motive

Thursday , 21 October '10

A 20-year-old Australian pleaded guilty to charges of intentionally causing serious injury and robbery to an Indian youth.
Oz court charges teenager in Indian student's murder

Thursday , 21 October '10

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of Indian student Nitin Garg.
Oz: Indian man left battered and bruised after racial attack

Monday , 27 September '10

After a long lull in the racial attacks, a 21-year-old man was reportedly attacked after being asked if he was an Indian.
Indian nursing students in Oz fear deportation

Monday , 9 August '10

Hundreds of foreign student nurses, mostly from India, are facing deportation for lack of proficiency in English.
Indian student racially assaulted in moving bus

Thursday , 22 July '10

An Indian student was racially assaulted in a jam-packed bus here by a group of three youths who repeatedly hit him and also threw chicken pieces at him.
Indian student attacked in Melbourne

Tuesday , 20 July '10

24-year-old Bharat Thapar was attacked by six youths here resulting in serious facial injuries.
Indian students' cars torched in Oz 'race attacks'

Wednesday , 14 July '10

Adelaide-based foreign students, mainly Indians, have complained of being terrorised by a gang of teens.
Indian attacked for money in Oz phone booth

Wednesday , 14 July '10

A 23-year-old Indian student was brutally attacked in a phone booth here by three assailants who stole 80 dollars from his wallet after repeatedly punching him.
Police Commissioner Simon Overland was earlier severely criticised for advising Indian students to look 'poor'...
Victorian top cop invites Indians to join police force

Wednesday , 2 June '10

Victorian Police Commissioner has appealed to Indian community to join his force in a bid to develop 'greater trust' with them.