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Laddi Singh with Sen Dick Durbin

Wide support boosts Laddi Singh chances for Nov elections

PALATINE: Indian American Democratic Organization (IADO) has lent its full support to the candidacy of India businesswoman Laddi Singh (aka Nimrata Kainth Singh) who is campaigning door to door in… Read more »

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard with Community leaders at Gandhi Plaza in Irving

Huge support to Tulsi Gabbard in Dallas

IRVING, TX: A group of Indian American activists in Dallas headed by Dr. Prasad Thotakura and others, including Mrs. Subhashini and Dr. Subrahmanyam, M Murali Vennam and Gopal Ponangi organized… Read more »

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Jalaram Mandir undergoing major expansion

CHICAGO: Shree Jalaram Mandir of Hoffman is going thru a major renovation and expansion in 2014 and 2015. The project consists of a complete renovation of the existing building as… Read more »

Ram Konduri with RBI Governor Dr Raghuram Rajan

Incentivize NRIs by treating them fairly

As Non-Residents Indians (NRIs), we play a substantially big role in India’s economy. We do it replete with pride, heart, and soul, albeit with some ego attached. We relate to our motherland… Read more »

Chairman and Board of Trustees with local Chicago musicians

Appeal for youth involvement at Balaji banquet

CHICAGO: Sri Venkateswara Swami (Balaji) Temple in southwest suburb Aurora celebrated its annual Appreciation Banquet at Waterford Banquet & Conference Center in Elmhurst on Saturday October 4. The evening started… Read more »

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12 Houston schools introduce Yoga

HOUSTON: It seems that the Indian system of Yoga for physical and mental well-being is catching up fast in this country and the visit of Prime Minister Modi has given… Read more »

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Rawals felicitated on birth and marriage anniversary

CHICAGO: Hundreds of family friends will wishers and leading community members flocked to Manav Seva Mandir in Bensenville – Chicago to be part of grand celebration of 75th birth anniversary… Read more »


India Day by WomenNow TV rocks Santana Row

SAN JOSE, CA: “I knew that WomenNow TV would be the best organizers for the first ever India Day event to be held at Santana Row,” exclaimed Ash Kalra, “But… Read more »


SEF Dandia on four days to meet huge interest

SANTA CLARA: Sankara Eye Foundation (SEF) presented SEF Dandia 2014 on four different days to accommodate the huge interest from the bay area patrons. The first event was on September… Read more »

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Kewal Singh running for AC Transit Ward 5

FREMONT: Kewal Singh, a Transit Safety Administrator for the BART system and Fremont resident for the past 22 years, is running for AC Transit Ward 5, which covers Fremont, Newark,… Read more »

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Navratri Garba at Radha Krishna Mandir

NORWALK, CA: Radha Krishna Mandir in Norwalk began its ten day Navratri festivity with unprecedented excitement and burst of activities. Yet again this year the temple hosted Raas Garba on… Read more »

United Senior Pariwar members doing Aarti during Navratri festival in Niles

Flood of community Navratri celebrations all over Chicago

CHICAGO: A score of community organizations, including temples, across Chicago, jumped into the Navratri festival mood and organized Raas Garba and Dandiya mostly during the week ends. An exception was… Read more »

Ravan Dahan on Vijay Dashmi day

Ravan Dahan at Grayslake Temple attracts 2500

CHICAGO: An impressive Vijay Dashmi (Dussehra) along with Navaratri was celebrated with huge pomp and gaiety by over 2500 devotees of Lake and Cook Counties on Saturday, October 4 at… Read more »

Sandip, Susmita and Subhasis Mukherjee at Gangte Musical Farewell concert

Consul Gangte given a musical farewell

CHICAGO: NRI Press Club headed by Madhu Patel and Dean Syed organized a farewell event for Indian Consul NJ Gangte in Mount Prospect, a northwest Chicago suburb. A highlight of… Read more »

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Two honored for organizing Navratra

Two prominent community activists and business owners – Gurbachan Kaur and Nirmal Shewakramani – were honored by members of the community during the culmination of nine days Navratra celebrations at… Read more »


Unique memorial for Gandhi in Texas city

IRVING, TX: On October 2, the 145th Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, Irving City marked its page in American history by a formal launch of Mahatma Gandhi Memorial of North Texas… Read more »


Gandhi birthday celebrated with enthusiasm

CHICAGO: Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday was celebrated on October 2 by a group of community members at the Gandhi statue in Skokie, a northwest suburb of Chicago, with lot of fervor… Read more »


A feast for the soul dance experience

CHICAGO: Soham Dance Project’s premiere performance of Pay No Mind drew full house attendance at Links Hall in Chicago for three days beginning Friday September 19 thru 21,2014. Anjal Chande,… Read more »


Eid celebrated across Chicagoland with fervor

CHICAGO: Thousands of Muslims from all over the Chicago metropolitan area joyfully bustled in to join in on the global celebrations of Eid-ul-Adha at different locations throughout Illinois on Sunday… Read more »


South Asian Film Festival a big success

CHICAGO: The 2014 Chicago South Asian Film Festival, presented by Zee Cinema, treated film enthusiasts and artists alike to a weekend of art, culture and entertainment in mid September at… Read more »