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Welcome to the SBS Punjabi podcast, featuring homeland news and music.

Welcome to the SBS Punjabi podcast, featuring homeland news and music.
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Location:

Sydney, Australia

Description:

Welcome to the SBS Punjabi podcast, featuring homeland news and music.

Language:

Punjabi

Contact:

SBS Radio Sydney Locked Bag 028 Crows Nest NSW 1585 Australia 02-8333 2821


Episodes

Meet Ishrat Fatima: one of Pakistan’s pioneer newscasters

11/16/2018
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This presenter of Urdu news was a celebrity in South-Asian journalism when even the word ‘celebrity’ wasn’t commonly-used.

Duration:00:12:58

Australians selected for World Cup to miss part of IPL

11/15/2018
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Cricket Australia's diktat could see Australia's World Cup stars missing the crucial matches in the Indian Premier League's 2019 season.

Duration:00:01:46

Akshay Kumar denies link with Gurmeet Ram Rahim

11/15/2018
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Bollywood megastar Akshay Kumar has been summoned by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) which is looking into the desecration of the Sikh holy scriptures and fatal firing in Kotkapura and Behbal Kalan.

Duration:00:08:11

Do you know ‘Capsule Gill’ the saviour of 64 coal miners?

11/14/2018
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Twenty-nine-years ago, for the first time in the history of mining in India, 64 miners trapped belowground were rescued through a large diameter borehole drilled from the surface. Jaswant Singh Gill who was posted at that time as the Additional Chief Mining Engineer at the Raniganj area of West Bengal volunteered to bring the miners back up.

Duration:00:24:31

Deepika, Ranveer get married in Italy

11/14/2018
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Unlike in traditional weddings where the bride leaves her home and live with groom's parents, Ranveer will go and live with Deepika in her house instead.

Duration:00:05:19

Indian parents struggle to spot signs of diabetes in children

11/14/2018
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Type 2 Diabetes has milder signs but is more prevalent with 90% patients suffering from it globally.

Duration:00:05:50

ATO Tax Talk November 2018: GST on property transactions - ਏ ਟੀ ਓ ਟੈਕਸ ਟਾਕ ਨਵੰਬਰ 2018: ਜ਼ਮੀਨ-ਜਇਦਾਦ ਉੱਤੇ ਲੱਗਦੀ ਐਸ ਟੀ ਦੇ ਭੁਗਤਾਨ ਵਿੱਚ ਤਬਦੀਲੀ

11/13/2018
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From 1 July 2018 the Australian Government is shifting the responsibility of GST payment on some property transactions from the property developer to the purchaser. - 1 ਜੁਲਾਈ 2018 ਤੋਂ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਕੁਝ ਕੁ ਜ਼ਮੀਨ-ਜਇਦਾਦਾਂ ਦੀ ਖ਼ਰੀਦੋ-ਫ਼ਰੋਖ਼ਤ 'ਤੇ ਜੀ ਐਸ ਟੀ ਦੇਣ ਦੀ ਜਿੰਮੇਵਾਰੀ ਪ੍ਰਾਪਰਟੀ ਡਿਵੈਲਪਰ ਤੋਂ ਹਟਾਕੇ ਹੁਣ ਖਰੀਦਣ ਵਾਲੇ ਨੂੰ ਲਗਾ ਰਹੀ ਹੈ।

Duration:00:07:03

Australian-Punjabi actor plays Kasab in film on 26/11 Mumbai attacks

11/13/2018
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Employing method acting skills, the Sikh actor says he shaved his head and moustache, grew a long beard and drew ‘strange’ looks from people in Australia.

Duration:00:12:12

Australia’s drought could be a reason for highest suicide rate: study

11/13/2018
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ABS data reveals that the current suicide rate in Australia is the highest in a decade with nearly 9 people ending their lives every single day.

Duration:00:04:57

Anger against Andrews govt spurs Punjabi taxi driver to contest elections

11/12/2018
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Mr Singh lost $1 mn when Victoria deregularised taxi licence plates in 2016 and says there are hundreds like him.

Duration:00:06:54

Despite a foot injury, 66-year-old Dr Grewal wins medals at Pan Pacific Masters Game

11/12/2018
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66-year-old old Pan Pacific Masters Games super athlete Dr Harsharan Singh Grewal is a long distance runner from his school days. But winning medals in short distance events is a huge achievement for him that he dedicated to his strong willpower and dedication.

Duration:00:18:09

Touchy tributes paid on centenary of Armistice day

11/11/2018
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One hundred years on, Australians have marked the end of what was meant to be the 'war to end all wars'. Veterans and descendants of those who fought in the First World War gathered around the country to mark Remembrance Day.

Duration:00:08:36

Razaq Shahid: Pakistan’s Punjabi poet whose pen writes emotion

11/9/2018
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This week, we present a review of 'Goongiyan Cheekan', a compilation of sentimentally-charged poetry from Pakistan.

Duration:00:11:04

“We are sick of Canberra politics,” says Matthew Guy in election campaign

11/8/2018
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Barely months before the federal polls, Liberal Party’s candidate for Victoria’s Premier distances himself from his party’s leadership.

Duration:00:12:23

Victorian Kinder kids will now learn Punjabi

11/7/2018
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Under the Victorian government's early childhood education plan, thousands of kinder kids will learn one of 15 languages at selected kindergartens across the state. Punjabi is the only South Asian language chosen among the languages to be rolled out by the state government in 2019.

Duration:00:06:52

Can't accept the whole world in Australia: Matthew Guy

11/7/2018
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The Victorian Liberal leader was responding to questions about parent visa when he made this comment. Campaigners for a special parent visa have slammed Mr Guy and asked the Federal Government to come clean on the issue.

Duration:00:12:25

Want to age better? Join a gym

11/7/2018
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More than half of Australian adults aged between 18 to 64 don’t meet the recommended target of 150 minutes of moderate physical activity a week. And the older we get, we tend to exercise less.

Duration:00:10:35

Labor announces more funding for learning languages in Victoria

11/6/2018
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Victoria's Premier Daniel Andrews announced that a new funding of $7.5 for community languages, with a particular emphasis to Punjabi and Hindi.

Duration:00:05:17

Indian army chief warns of militancy returning to Punjab

11/5/2018
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Chief of Indian armed forces, General Bipin Rawat has issued a stern warning over the weekend that if the Indian authorities are not careful, insurgency can return to Punjab due to "external linkages".

Duration:00:07:45

Chef Harpal Singh shares the recipe of his success

11/4/2018
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For renowned chef Harpal Singh, it was his brother’s advice that brought him international fame as a celebrity chef.

Duration:00:05:00