New Zealand
Plan ahead as highways summer season hits high gear
With the onset of summer and more reliable construction weather, the NZ Transport Agency is getting stuck into a large programme of work to improve the Auckland and Northland state highway network and make it safer and more reliable.
AIA plays host to senior citizens
The Auckland Indian Association played host to a group of 45 Senior Citizens from the United Kingdom last weekend. The group has been touring the world for the last 21 days and had been in New Zealand for five days...
Childrens’ rights ahead of serial sex offenders
Last week in Parliament I spoke strongly in support of changes in the law which will help protect our most vulnerable citizens, our children, against serial sex offenders.

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Australia
Look poor to avoid attack – Australian cop's advice to Indians
Also, foreign students should try not to live in Melbourne's poorer suburbs top cop says
Cricketing world shocked at Hughes' death
The cricket world was left stunned Thursday as Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, who was struck on the head by a cricket ball, died in a Sydney hospital.

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    Business 
    GFS wins two awards
    Global Financial Services Ltd (GFS) is on a winning spree! At the recent Indian Business Awards, it has won not one but two awards: Excellence in Customer Service Award and Best Medium-Sized Business Award.
    MOU strengthens New Zealand- India trade relations
    The India New Zealand Business Council (INZBC) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) signed an historic MOU in New Delhi, India on 5th November.
    GFS wins two awards
    Global Financial Services Ltd (GFS) is on a winning spree! At the recent Indian Business Awards, it has won not one but two awards: Excellence in Customer Service Award and Best Medium-Sized Business Award.

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    Global Indians 
    Indian American student wins 2014 International Children's Peace Prize
    Indian-American student Neha Gupta has won the 2014 International Children's Peace Prize Award for her exceptional work to raise money for underprivileged children around the world.
    Obama's immigration plan falls short of Indian techies' hopes
    As President Barack Obama camapaigned to sell his immigration plan to shield up to five million people from deportation and retain high-skilled immigrants, largely from India and China, analysts called it a mixed bag.
    Indian American student wins 2014 International Children's Peace Prize
    Indian-American student Neha Gupta has won the 2014 International Children's Peace Prize Award for her exceptional work to raise money for underprivileged children around the world.

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    India 
    Sonia recalls Nehru, says there could be no India minus secularism
    Congress president Sonia Gandhi said the values promoted by India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru continue to remain relevant, and secularism was a compelling need without which there could be no India.
    'Rock star' Modi makes a splash in US
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rock star like reception by a rapturous Indian-American community at Madison Square Garden made quite a splash in the US media too ahead of his summit with President Barack Obama.
    Putin arrives in India, Modi looks to productive visit
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday night welcomed Russian President Vladimir Putin on his arrival in India, saying he looks forward to a “productive visit that will take India-Russia ties to newer heights”.

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    Fiji 
    PM extends hand of unity to opposition
    Prime Minister Rear Admiral (Ret) Voreqe Bainimarama extended an invitation to Leader of Opposition Ro Teimumu Kepa to put aside their political differences and work together for the betterment of Fiji.
    Govt meets with progress partners
    Fiji’s development partners were given a clear picture of Government’s priority areas during a meeting with Cabinet in Suva last week.
    PM extends hand of unity to opposition
    Prime Minister Rear Admiral (Ret) Voreqe Bainimarama extended an invitation to Leader of Opposition Ro Teimumu Kepa to put aside their political differences and work together for the betterment of Fiji.

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    Issues 
    The Essence of Fasting

    Fasting is a bounty, grace and gift of Allah Ta’ala to His slave. It has not been made obligatory for going without meals. It has been enjoined upon those who have faith so that they can attain the pleasure of Allah Ta’ala and become pious.

    The Essence of Fasting
    Fasting is a bounty, grace and gift of Allah Ta’ala to His slave. It has not been made obligatory for going without meals. It has been enjoined upon those who have faith so that they can attain the pleasure of Allah Ta’ala and become pious.

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    Profile 
    Politics runs in my blood: Priyanca Radhakrishnan

    Priyanca Radhakrishnan, the newcomer in the Labour Party’s list for elections has been ranked No. 23 in the list. She might be a new hope for Indian Communities, for raising their concerns in Parliament but only after the party polls 31.6% or more.

    Politics runs in my blood: Priyanca Radhakrishnan
    Priyanca Radhakrishnan, the newcomer in the Labour Party’s list for elections has been ranked No. 23 in the list. She might be a new hope for Indian Communities, for raising their concerns in Parliament but only after the party polls 31.6% or more.

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    Legless quake survivor gives back to homeless
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