US President announces major immigration change11/25/14
In one of the most dramatic moves of his presidency, the United States' Barack Obama has announced plans to make major changes to U-S immigration procedure. After the U-S Congress failed to pass legislation on the issue, the President has resor...
An insight into Punjabi Folk Songs with Kuldeep kaur part 2
Presenting the 2nd part of our interview with Kuldeep Kaur from Melbourne about Punjabi Folk Songs. Punjabi folk music is the traditional music on the traditional musical instruments of Punjab region. There is a great repertoire of music from t...
Game of Thrones: Labor vs Liberal - Victorian Election 2014
In this segment, we bring you an excerpt from our Tuesday night program that witnessed a political debate between Liberal and Labor Party representatives as Victoria preparing for state elections on 29th November. In this conversation, Amande...
Gurm Sekhon - Australian Greens candidate in the Victorian elections
The Australian Greens have fielded two candidates of Punjabi heritage, in the upcoming Victorian elections - Alex Kaur Bhathal and Gurmeet Singh Sekhon (known simply as Gurm Sekhon). They are both running for the Legislative Council (upper house)....
An insight into Punjabi Folk Songs with Kuldeep kaur part 1
Presenting the 1st part of our interview with Kuldeep Kaur from Melbourne about Punjabi Folk Songs. Punjabi folk music is the traditional music on the traditional musical instruments of Punjab region. There is a great repertoire of music from...
Safwat Ali-an independent candidate in the upcoming Victorian elections
Victoria goes to the polls on November 29 and Safwat Ali is independent candidate of Indian origin who is standing from Tarneit Seat. Safwat Ali is originally from Kanpur India and is living in Australia for the last 15 years. He spoke to Manp...
Punjabi Diary 24/11/14
Our team correspondent Paramjit Sona from Kapurthala presents Punjab Diary comprising of latest news and views from Punjab. If you missed it on 24th Nov, you can listen to it here again.
Masood Mallhi interviews Pakistani Punjabi Poet Mushtaq Alam Goga
Here we present an interview with Mushtaq Alam Goga, a Pakistani Punjabi poet who discusses social problems in a funny poetic manner…
Moti Visa - a Liberal MLC candidate in the Victorian Elections
Victoria goes to the polls on November 29, and the Liberal party has fielded Mr Moti Visa as an MLC candidate for the Outer Eastern Metropolitan Region. Mr Moti Visa spoke to Manpreet from SBS Punjabi, and explained how campaigning as an MLC ca...
Hopes and reservations about Mr Modi's reception in Australia
In this collage of views, we hav einterviews with: 1. Gurpreet Singh Badwal from Sydney, a volunteer who was organising a SIkh community protest against Mr Modi, at Sydney Olympic Park 2. Sanjeev, a volunteer for IACF, who had organised ...
SBS Punjabi listeners share thier views about Mr Modi's visit
Many SBS Punjabi listeners shared their views about the hype surrounding Mr Modi's visit to Australia; some expressed support, some expressed indifference, and yet others appealed for unity and calm. Here are the perspectives, as shared by Garry, ...
More perspectives about Mr Modi's visit to Australia
Continuing our effort to present various perspectives about Mr Modi's visit Down Under - we're presenting views from some more people in the Australian Indian community - Mr Harmohan Walia (Gopio International), shares his wishlist of aspirati...
G-20 and Mr Narendra Modi's visit to Australia - some perspectives
Since last week, SBS Punjabi team has focussed on the visit of Indian PM Mr Narendra Modi to Australia, the first by an Indian PM in 28 year. Even the anticipation of his arrival had created quite a stir in the Indian / Punjabi community settled ...
Mr Narendra Modi at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground
Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott hosted a grand reception for India's Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi at Melbourne Cricket Ground on 18th November 2014, introducing him as a "magnificent man". Mr Modi in turn, lavished praise on Australi...
Mr Narendra Modi's speech at Government House, Melbourne
India's Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi came to Australia last week to attend G20 summit, which was held in Brisbane on 15th and 16th November 2014. Thereafter he visited Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne in a span of two days, before flying out...
Pak report 19-11-2014
Our team correspondent Masood Mallhi presents weekly "Khabrasaar Lehnde Punjab di". Here is this week's report.
Phulvinderjit Grewal - The first turban wearing candidate of Liberal...
Here we present an interview with Phulvinderjit Singh Grewal who is a Liberal Party candidate from Yuroke seat for the upcoming Victorian state elections. Phulvinderjit immigrated to Australia nearly 20 years ago. He is considered as one of Victor...
India Diary 20th Nov 2014
Our team correspondent Paramjit Sona from Kapurthala presents India Diary comprising of latest news and views from India. If you missed it out on 20th Nov, you can listen to it here again.
First Contact- the new series on SBS
Did you know six out of ten Australians have had little or no contact with Aboriginal people? First Contact is a ground-breaking new series on SBS ONE and NITV. Join celebrated journalist Ray Martin as he takes six outspoken Aussies int...
Life in Australia-Part 4 Jobs
Presenting the 4th part of our weekly series- "Life in Australia", which is about our first job in this country. Do listen to the experience and memories of some of our listeners about how long did it took them to find their first job here and ...
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