MAY is here, and with it comes a slight winter chill. Warm up the weekend at a pop-up taqueria, take a guided tour of the Royal Botanic Gardens, or catch a film at the Indian Film Festival. Diane Leow has more.
RETURNING to Melbourne for a third year, the 2013 Indian Film Festival of Melbourne takes movie-goers through 100 colourful years of Indian cinema. Hieu Chau discovers more.
THE man who fell to his death from the balcony of a Pelham St accommodation in Carlton has been identified as 20-year-old international student from India Anubhav Singh Gahlot. Karen Poh reports.
COLOUR your life with the chaos of Holi! Hieu Chau has a look at this year’s Festival of Colour.
A NEW interactive documentary hopes to expose a flawed system that’s lured thousands of international students to Australia with the shaky promise of a future here. Gayertree Subramaniam speaks to the co-director of Convenient Education, David Elliot-Jones.
GARLANDS of jasmine, the smell of spices, delicious sweetmeats, henna, and family – all things Gayertree Subramaniam loves about the Festival of Lights, Deepavali.
Painting and pizza, power pop from Perth and innovative media art – there’s plenty to see and do in Melbourne this weekend. Luke Henriques-Gomes has the details.
Being an international student in Australia can be hard, but we’ve just the thing to help you navigate around the pitfalls of studying and living in Australia.
SCARLETEEN.COM cuts through all the jargon and scary health warnings to deliver easy-to-read – and dare we say fun – tips and advice about sex and sexual health. Grace Yew speaks with Karyn Fulcher, a volunteer at the organisation, for more.
AS the Indian Film Festival draws to a close, Gayertree Subramaniam brings you her list of must-watch films from the classics to the contemporary, and unpacks the magical world of Indian Cinema.
IS Australia full of dumb, drunk and racist people? The ABC’s new documentary will flush out the truths and untruths of the Aussie stereotype with the help of four Indian tourists.
MUSIC, film festivals and a day of events to support a local institution. It’s all going on in Melbourne this weekend. Catherine May fills you in.