Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull with Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Pat Farmer begins the 'Spirit of India' Run from Kanyakumari
Pat Farmer (third from right) and Acting High Commissioner, Chris Elstoft, at the start of the run. Students cheer Mr Farmer.
Australia thanks India for support to marathon man Pat Farmer
Australia's Acting High Commissioner to India, Chris Elstoft, has thanked the Government of India for the support extended to Australian marathon runner Pat Farmer as he continues on his 'Spirit of India' Run. Read more.
Australia-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement
The Australia-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement has entered into force, making it possible for Australian companies to export uranium to India on a commercial basis.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the announcement following their first bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Turkey. It follows the signing of the Agreement in September 2014. Read more.
Indians top recipients of 2016 Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships
Indian scholars have been more successful than students from any other nation in winning Australia’s prestigious Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships, with 59 Indians to be offered the awards in 2016 – more than 10 per cent of the total intake. Five Australians have also been selected to travel to India through the program. Read more.
Operation Sovereign Borders remains strong
The Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Peter Dutton reaffirmed that the Operation Sovereign Borders policy remains in place against the backdrop of Australia's humanitarian response to the Syrian crisis. Read more.