The International Indian Students’ Issue

Immigration must cancel deportation order Kamil Lakshman –  The current Indian international student (IIS) debacle has had a predictable political response – a punitive approach. We are at a tipping point of IIS issues. Many such disasters are in the pipeline but in different forms, however all leading with the IIS category eventually being victimised including by Immigration New Zealand…

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Two daughters make the Liggins proud

Supplied Content –  Daughters of two prominent Liggins Institute figures both graduated from the University of Auckland last month. Eleanor Bloomfield, whose father Frank is the Institute director and a neonatologist at National Women’s Health, graduated with a first class Masters in English. Her thesis was on the medieval mystery plays that were once performed in the streets of York,…

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Novel food processing discussed

Massey University researchers are investigating whether establishing an Innovation Centre focused on a novel food processing technology could transform New Zealand’s food industry. The University hosted a workshop at its Manawatu Campus on October 11, 2016 attended by representatives from American-based company ‘915 Labs’ and major food companies, researchers, scientists and the government. The Microwave Assisted Thermal Sterilisation (MATS) and…

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Growing mussels, shedding carbon fetch money

Staff Reporter – info@indiannewslink.co.nz A group of students from the University of Auckland won the acclaim of ‘Foundation North,’ an Auckland based organisation that helps communities for its innovative idea of enabling people to mussel beds in the Hauraki Gulf and livestreaming the beds to sponsors so they can watch their mussels grow. Another group of students received accolades from…

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Ninety Years of Country life in Gordonton

Supplied Content –  The Country Section New Zealand Indian Association (CSNZIA) celebrated its 90th Anniversary on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at the Gordonton Hall, Gordonton. President Madan Jeet Singh Bange paid tributes to the pioneers who transformed their dream into reality by forming such powerful and dedicated organisations like CSNZIA, New Zealand Indian Central Association (NZICA) and New Zealand Sikh…

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