Tag: University of Queensland

The Life of a ‘Street Child’

Julia Enchelmaier- November 5, 2018

A child’s life can be very different in a place like Jaipur compared to Australia. Join me as I explore the life of a ‘street ... Read More

A New Brew

Jessica Miller- October 30, 2018

India and tea go hand and hand. And now a new variety has the country brewing with excitement. Olive tea - made from processed olive ... Read More

Under the Counter – India’s Pharmaceutical Industry

Enya Williams- October 30, 2018

India has one of the largest and most dangerous pharmaceutical industries in the world. Patent laws make medication extremely cheap in India and prescriptions are ... Read More

The Curse of Caste

Shirley Luy- October 30, 2018

India's primordial caste system still lives on in society today. Despite laws prohibiting “untouchability” and caste-based discrimination, lower castes continue to face prejudice and social exclusion ... Read More

Why is it so hard to ‘eat local’ when it comes to seafood?

Kirsty Slemint- October 26, 2018

Next time you are browsing the seafood section of your local supermarket, take a minute to think about this: more than 70% of seafood consumed ... Read More

The newest habitat on earth: our cities

Kirsty Slemint- October 25, 2018

To consider the impacts of urbanisation and the remarkable ways that animals adapt to survive in this man-made world. We’re exploring the newest habitat on ... Read More

Rakhine to Rajasthan: The Rohingya Experience

Anthea Belessis- October 25, 2018

Amidst one of the largest refugee crises in the world, Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar to escape the atrocities and extreme religious intolerance exercised against ... Read More

When Love Transcends Caste Lines

Shirley Luy- October 24, 2018

The caste system still permeates every aspect of Indian society today. What happens when marriage crosses caste lines and defies traditional norms? When Love Transcends ... Read More

The Darker Side of Globalisation

Georgia Esplin- October 24, 2018

With the recent economic advancement of India, the country is more advanced than ever. But with the opening of markets comes global pressure to keep ... Read More

The Caste Reservation System in Indian Universities

Sarah Ward- October 24, 2018

A look into how India's controversial Caste Reservations System affects the equal access to education for university students. Sarah Ward, reports. View story here: The Caste ... Read More

Symbiosis: Religion and Culture in India.

Tobias Jurss-Lewis- October 24, 2018

It seems strange, to an Australian, the marriage of religion and culture. But India's history is expansive and the involvement of religion therein is undeniable. Through ... Read More