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SATYAGRAH SOULS is a monthly political series presented by Bay Area’s community leader Rishi KUmar in highlighting the community involvement and success of role-model Indian Americans. This series seeks to… Read more »

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Remote venue robs Yoga Day charm; VIP attendance saves the day

CHICAGO: The 2nd International Yoga Day organized by the Indian Consulate on June 25 this year in Chicagoland, would have been a big flop but for some redeeming features The… Read more »


FOG reaching new heights with Times Now tie up

SAN FRANCISCO: Festival of Globe – Silicon Valley & San Francisco Global Movie Fest has been an enriching experience for the team of The Social Street. The Festival last year… Read more »


500 Dallas residents attend Yoga Day function

IRVING CITY: Mahatma Gandhi Memorial of North Texas (MGMNT) in association with Art of Living (AOL) organized the first “International Day of Yoga” at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Park,… Read more »


International Yoga Day at MIT campus

BOSTON: The International Day of Yoga Celebration Organizing Committee (IDYCOC) conducted the 2nd International Yoga Day at Kresge Lawn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA on Sunday, 19 June,… Read more »


NRI talent to be utilized for development: Indian MP

CHICAGO: A front ranking Member of Parliament from Gujarat, Sri Dipsinh Rathod, on a private visit to this country, said here that he would surely consider leading a delegation of… Read more »


Sikhs hold candlelight vigil for Orlando victims

CHICAGO : The Sikh Religious Society in Palatine, Illinois organized a prayer service and candlelight vigil in remembrance of the forty nine victims and 53 injured in one of the… Read more »

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Siva among top 12 Congressional Debaters

FREMONT, CA: Rising Freshman from Saratoga High School Siva Sambasivam was recognized as one of the top 12 Congressional Debaters in the country at the 2016 Middle School National Speech… Read more »

ISIS facility in Kolkata

West Bengal ignoring rising ISIS activity

The recent attack in Orlando brought home the reality of the Islamist threat in America. Experts and popular pundits attempt to explain the threat, however, they ignore an inescapable reality that I… Read more »

PCS leaders and guests with graduating students

PCS celebrates graduation & scholarship awards nite

CHICAGO: The Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS) celebrated its sixteenth annual “Punjabi Youth Graduation and Scholarships Awards Night” on Sunday, June 12 at Viceroy of India Banquets, Lombard, a… Read more »

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Consulate has interactive session with Kolkata chamber team

CHICAGO: The Consulate General of India, Chicago in partnership with Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC), Kolkata hosted an Interactive Session and B2B event on Monday June 13 at the premises… Read more »

Hundreds performing Yoga during the 2nd International Yoga Day celebrations, Piscataway, NJ.

NJ celebrates Yoga Day in a big way

PISCATAWAY, NJ: A hot Sunday and even Father’s Day couldn’t stop hundreds of yoga enthusiasts from joining the Second International Yoga Day celebrations held in Piscataway, New Jersey. People cutting… Read more »


Big attendance at SF Yoga Day celebration

SAN FRANCISCO, CA: The Consulate General of India, San Francisco organized the 2nd International Yoga Day (IYD) in San Francisco on June 18 from 9.00 am-1 pm at County Fair… Read more »

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin with IABC Directors (L to R) Poonam Gupta, Keerthi Kumar Ravoori, Dr.Sanhita Agnihotri, Ajay Misra and Deepak Tiwari

Governor, Mayor meet Indian American delegation

LOUISVILLE, KY: Kentucky Governor Mathew Griswold [Matt] Bevin and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer met with Chicago’s Indian American Business Council [IABC] leading directors and Indo American Friends Group business delegation… Read more »

Mayor Steve Chirico, Mayor Emeritus George Pradel, Krishna Bansal, Chairman of the NICO along with Board presented 2016-Lotus Excellence Awards to students of Indian origin

Lotus Excellence Awards for the Indian-origin

CHICAGO: Mayor Steve Chirico and Mayor Emeritus George Pradel presented 2016-Lotus Excellence Awards to students of Indian origin. The Lotus Excellence awards are an initiative of the Indian Community Outreach… Read more »

Dallas Winners: (Left to Right): Sandhya Sharma, Regional Event Director-Dallas, Smrithi Upadhyayula, second runner-up, Ananya Kodali, regional champion, Rohan Rajeev, first runner-up, Rahul Walia, Founder of The MetLife South Asian Spelling Bee

SpellBee Dallas & Houston winners announced

DALLAS, TX: Continuing its quest for the best speller in the community, the 2016 MetLife South Asian Spelling Bee traveled to Texas this past weekend with stops in Dallas and… Read more »

File photo of activists and survivors of the 1984 Bhopal gas leak disaster that killed and harmed thousands hold placard again Dow Chemical Company outside it's office in Noida, on the outskirts of 
New Delhi, India, November 19, 2009

AID appeal to sign Bhopal petition to White House

Thirty two years ago, on the night of December 2, 1984, the world’s worst industrial disaster took place. The Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India, released at least 30 tons of… Read more »

L to R: Dr. Ralph and Marta Nicholas (2016 Chicago-India Cultural Connection Award Recipients), Anuradha Behari and John Green (Professor at Columbia College and the 2015 Cultural Connection Award Recipient). Pic Inell

Fundraiser nets $32,000 for Eye on India Festival

CHICAGO: Over 200 guests gathered at the Bridgeport Arts Center and raised $32,000 to support Eye on India. The 2016 Eye on India Festival runs September 15 to October 2… Read more »


Tough to organize the marginalised in rural India

BOSTON: The Association for India’s Developmet (AID), MIT and Boston Chapters in association with Alliance for Secular & Democratic South Asia, TwoCircles.Net and Massachusetts Global Action organized a talk on… Read more »

Members of Bartlett Board of Trustees, Bartlett Park District, The Nature Conservancy, BAPS Charities and  guests participate in tree planting

BAPS Walkathon promotes nature conservation

CHICAGO: Inspired by the motto of “Think Globally, Act Locally,” BAPS Charities in Bartlett celebrated their 15th annual Walkathon with greater efforts to promote nature conservation. Taking the first steps… Read more »