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Lord Krishna in Sega Video Game

Japanese firm using Lord Krishna in video game

CHICAGO: Indians across the USA are upset at “Shin MegamiTensei IV: Final” role-playing video game being developed/published by Sega’s subsidiary Atlus depicting Lord Krishna. They complain it trivializes their highly… Read more »

The medical team with patient and family

Cleft lip surgeries help kids smile

CHICAGO: Dr. Geetha and Tom Chitta of Foundation for Children in Need (FCN), a not-for-profit organization based in Arlington Heights, a northwest suburb of Chicago, have coordinated free Cleft Lip… Read more »

Riya Kapoor and Sara Kapoor

Twins jazz up Bharatantayam at NY debut

NEW YORK: Twin sisters Riya and Sara Kapoor made their Rangapravesh, or onstage debut this past December 2015 at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in a show… Read more »


Nevada upbeat on welcoming Indian tourists

LAS VEGAS: On returning from his trip to India to open the TravelNevada office, Lt. Gov. Hutchison is even more upbeat and positive about the potential of welcoming increased numbers… Read more »


A welcome, wholesome play on gay couple

Enacte Arts seems to have hit a home run this time around, in all aspects of theater: the perfectly written story by Madhuri Shekar, well handled by theater veteran Ranjita Chakravarty in her… Read more »

Lee H. Hamilton

How to tell if Congress is working again

There have been encouraging signs that the Republican leadership on Capitol Hill wants to make Congress function again. They’ve talked about a series of changes to make the process more… Read more »

Kailash Vijayvargia

Modi is action king: Kailash Vijayvargia

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has enhanced the image of India in the comity of nations resulting in larger Foreign Direct Investment and drastic improvement in credit ratings. “We… Read more »

From Left, Consul General of  India, Chicago, Dr. Ausaf Sayeed, Amy Hariani, Director & Legal Policy Counsel for the US-India Business Council (USIBC), Kishen Kavikondala, President SK International, Mrs Poonam Gupta-Krishnan, Founder of Iyka Enterprises, Brad Perine, VP of Marketing, Esayfe  & Tom  L Kelly, Director of Government Affairs, Clark Hill PLC

Illinois among most important business partners of India

Big response to ‘Make in India’ seminar CHICAGO: The Consulate General of India, Chicago in partnership with International Business Council, Illinois Chamber of Commerce, hosted an Executive Seminar on “Make… Read more »

Andrew Seo, a candidate for Metropolitan Water Reclamation for Greater Chicago with Iftekhar Shareef and
Balvinder Singh.

Indians back Andrew Seo for Water Dept Commissioner

CHICAGO: Iftekhar Shareef, a senior trustee of Federation of Indian Associations in Chicago (FIA) and a prominent community leader, hosted a press conference for Andrew Seo, a candidate for Metropolitan… Read more »


Bay Area joins global protest on Malda

FREMONT, CA: In recent months the onslaught of Islamic Jihad has taken alarming proportions in different parts of the world. The groups ISIS and other Jihadi organizations have attacked different… Read more »


Yoga practitioners in US jump to 37 mn

CHICAGO: Yoga has been catching up fast in USA with many Americans opting for it for better mental and physical health, according to a survey conducted by Yoga Journal &… Read more »

Councilmember Savita Vaidhyanathan

SATYAGRAHA SOULS – a monthly series by RISHI KUMAR

SATYAGRAH SOULS is a monthly column highlighting the community involvement and success of role-model Indian Americans, providing an inspiration for each of us to strive for similar uplifting purposes, while giving… Read more »

Unfurling of Indian national Tri-ranga at Consulate office in Chicago

Festive atmosphere at Consulate R-Day in Chicago

CHICAGO: The Consulate General of India in Chicago organized the 67th Republic Day Celebration at its premises on Tuesday 26 January at 10 am with traditional enthusiasm and patriotic fervor…. Read more »

Lamp Lighting Ceremony at FIA Chicago celebrations

A ‘united’ R-Day celebration by FIA, Chicago

CHICAGO: The Federation of the Indian Associations Chicago that espoused the maxim for over three decades – ‘United We Stand’, sought to get that translated in practice last week when… Read more »

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Dallas Indians celebrate R-Day at Gandhi Memorial

DALLAS, TX: Indian community members of Dallas / Fort Worth from all age groups along with Board of Director members of Mahatma Gandhi Memorial of North Texas (MGMNT) participated actively… Read more »

FIA Lamp Lighting ceremony

FIA Republic Day event promotes patriotism

CHICAGO: In the presence of about two dozen elected officials, dozens of heads of community organizations, a large number of sponsors, scores of artists, and 500 attendees, Federation of Indian… Read more »

Missouri Senator Maria addressing the gathering

St Louis Bal Vihar celebrates Republic Day

ST LOUIS: The Center for Indian Cultural Education- Bal Vihar of St. Louis celebrated India’s 67th Republic Day on January 24 in the presence of 600+ participants that included leaders… Read more »

Gathering of Indian Americans to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi in Dallas

Heartfelt homage to Mahatma Gandhi in Dallas

DALLAS, TX: Members of Indian community in Dallas gathered to pay rich tribute to Gandhiji on January 30 at the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Plaza, Irving, TX, the largest Gandhi memorial… Read more »

A group of invited guests and community leaders and Consul General staff attending the screening of movie Airlift. Pics Asian Media USA

Air India hosts free screening of movie ‘Airlift’

CHICAGO: It was Emirates Chicago that first hosted free screening of Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol as it was shot in Dubai, followed by Etihad Airways Chicago screening of Fast &… Read more »

Bollywood & Belly Dancers Elena Elsoukouv and Natika

Valentine Bash 2016 for a romantic evening

MILPITAS, CA: Peter Sahjani and Dahya Mistry of Star Entertainment are bringing Valentine Bash 2016, their signature event at ICC on Friday February 12. A promise of a truly romantic… Read more »