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SBS Radio's Hindi Language Program offers extensive coverage of news, current affairs, cultural events and sport through our network of correspondents in India, Fiji and Australia.

SBS Radio's Hindi Language Program offers extensive coverage of news, current affairs, cultural events and sport through our network of correspondents in India, Fiji and Australia.


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SBS Radio's Hindi Language Program offers extensive coverage of news, current affairs, cultural events and sport through our network of correspondents in India, Fiji and Australia.




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Victoria and South Australia announce new penalties for individuals and businesses flouting COVID-19 regulations

The federal government has announced tough new quarantine restrictions for those returning from overseas after a meeting of the national coronavirus cabinet. The announcement comes as New South Wales the worst affected state, raises concerns about a jump in community to community transmissions.


News in Hindi 27 March 2020

Catch the latest News of 26/03/2020. In this bulletin,** Returning Australians to be locked in hotels under tougher coronavirus quarantine rules...** The United States becomes the world leader in COVID-19 cases... And **The Reserve Bank of India announced a cut in the repo rate by 75 basis points and that banks and NBFCs can allow a 3-month moratorium on loans


News in Hindi 26 March 2020

Catch the latest News of 26/03/2020. In this bulletin, ** Australia's death toll from the coronavirus climbs to 12 after three Victorians die ** A 29-year-old Australian man accused of the Christchurch attacks pleads guilty And ** in sport, questions about how members of the Turkish boxing community contracted COVID-19


COVID-19: NSW Opposition leader calls for a full lockdown and $5000 replacement wage

Jodi McKay has called for a full lockdown of New South Wales after the state crossed the 1000-case mark on Wednesday.


This Queensland family is supporting health care workers by cooking meals, shopping and mowing their lawn - डॉक्टर, नर्सों और उनके परिवारों की मदद में जुटा टोवोम्बा का भारतीय ऑस्ट्रेलियाई परिवार

As the nation copes with coronavirus outbreak, two young school-going girls are helping their parents cook and deliver meals for health care workers at Queensland's Toowoomba hospital. - सिद्ध भारद्वाज और उनकी दोनों बेटियाँ आजकल टोवोम्बा के अस्पताल के आपात विभाग में काम करने वाले 100 कर्मचारियों के लिए लंच और डिनर का इंतज़ाम करने में लगे हैं। इसके अलावा उनका दोस्तों का ग्रुप इन लोगो के परिवारों की ज़रूरतों को भी पूरा करने की कोशिशों में लगा है।


Federal Government is considering Centrelink welfare payment for unemployed visa holders - फ़ेडरल सरकार कर रही है टेम्पररी वीसा धारकों को सेंटर लिंक सुविधाएँ देने पर विचार

The Federal Government is considering broader access to welfare for a range of visa holders who are now unemployed and face financial hardship. - फ़ेडरल सरकार टेम्पररी वीसा धारकों को सेंटर-लिंक की सुविधाएँ देने पर विचार कर रही है। लेकिन अभी ये साफ़ नहीं कि इसमें कौन-कौन सी वीसा कैटेगरी शामिल होंगी।


News in Hindi 25 March 2020

Catch the latest News of 25/03/2020 **The federal government is launching a covid-19 coordination commission to advise leaders on the economic and social effects of the outbreak. // **India's 1.3 billion people will go under "total lockdown" from today for three weeks.


'अभाव और दबाव के बावजूद लड़ रहे हैं स्वास्थ्यकर्मी'

कोरोनावायरस के खिलाफ लड़ाई में पहली पंक्ति में खड़े स्वास्थ्यकर्मी इस वक्त बेहद दबाव और अभाव में काम कर रहे हैं. कैसी है उनकी जिंदगी, सुनिए डॉ. दीपक राय से...


Covid-19: A simple 'thank you' can go a long way, urge health workers

As governments around the world urge their citizens to observe social distancing and other measures against the coronavirus pandemic, health workers are working long hours tending to an increasing number of patients.


This Melbourne group is delivering vegetarian food for free to those in dire need

The Global Hindu Association for Reform and Sustainable Society (GHARS) based in Melbourne is offering free vegetarian meals to seniors, international students or those in self-isolation.


News in Hindi 24 March 2020

Catch the latest news of 24/03/2020 ** The coronavirus claims the life of another Australian in New South Wales.//** India has a tremendous capacity to deal the coronavirus outbreak situation as it has experience of eradicating two pandemics, namely small-pox and polio-WHO


COVID-19 has ruined his business yet this Indian restauranteur is busy serving free meals to elderly Australians

Witnessing an old lady staring at the empty pasta shelves in Woolworths has driven one restaurant owner to offer free meals to elderly Australians who are struggling to buy groceries.


मुसीबत की इस घड़ी में घरेलू हिंसा के शिकार लोगों और बुज़ुर्गों के लिए मदद

हरिंदर कौर मानती हैं कि लॉकडाउन की स्थिति में जिन घरों में पहले से ही घरेलू हिंसा का तनाव है, वहां हालात और तनावपूर्ण हो सकते हैं. साथ ही बुज़ुर्गों के लिए भी खतरा बहुत ज्यादा है क्योंकि उन्हें उनकी ज़रूरतों का सामान देने वाला कोई नहीं होगा. ऐसे में उनकी संस्था लोगों को मानसिक और ज़रूरतों के मुताबिक मदद मुहैया कराने के लिए तैयारी कर रही है.


Meet the online group that’s working as a dating app - and cutting out the Aunties

When it comes to match-making, it's hard to rival a South Asian aunty but this social media group is giving them a run for their money, changing the rules of matchmaking for young South Asians everywhere.


Closed to worshippers, this Hindu temple is providing food packages to families in self-quarantine

The religious activities have stopped at Sri Durga Temple in Melbourne's west as part of COVID-19 measures but volunteers continue to serve the community.


Parents anxious and confused as NSW Schools remain open

New South Wales has reported the highest one-day jump since the coronavirus outbreak began, as confusion over whether children should be going to school continues.


Enormous queues outside Centrelink offices after people lose jobs due to COVID-19 pandemic

The myGov website crashed on Monday morning and long queues were seen outside Centrelink branches.


News in Hindi 23 March 2020

Catch the latest news of 23/03/2020. In this bulletin, ** The federal government forced to explain why its MyGov website couldn't handle extra demand for social security payments ** Queensland closes its borders in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus And ** In sport, Canada and Australian teams decide its athletes cannot participate in an Olympic Games this year


This volunteer group is delivering groceries to elderly Australians free of cost

A group of volunteers in Sydney are offering free service to buy groceries for elderly residents and those in isolation after the mad rush at the supermarkets has left shelves empty and delivery services suspended.


'This is the least we can do': says Aussie-Indian in self-isolation due to Covid-19 measures

Australians returning from overseas have to self-isolate for 14 days as Australia has adopted strict measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic.