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Janaki Patrik, Kiran Ahluwalia to showcase “We Sinful Women”

The Indian dance performance collective The Kathak Ensemble & Friends returns to New York this spring in an all new Indian-influenced contemporary dance work...

With India Republic Day commemoration, Hempstead Town makes history

During a historic celebration of the 68th India Republic Day commemoration, Supervisor Anthony J. Santino, Town Clerk Nasrin Ahmad and the entire Hempstead Town...

Nita Ambani honored in New York

Nita Ambani, Reliance Foundation chairperson, has been honored by the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Met) here for her philanthropic efforts. Ambani’s philanthropic work in the...

NYC charges firm with discrimination against Muslims

The New York City Commission on Human Rights filed religious discrim-ination charges against a wheelchair assistance service company on January 25 for allegedly discriminating...

FBI questions Rutgers student about massive cyber attack

The FBI has interviewed a Rutgers Uni-versity computer science student who has been identified by a well-known cyber security blogger as the likely author...

The India Association of Greater Boston hosts Antakshari competition

As part of the Republic Day 2017 event, an intensely contested Antakshari event resulted in four teams consist- ing of Surili Iyers, Burmaniacs, Lets...

Qureshi sentenced for role in Credit Card scam

Babar Qureshi, an Iselin, New Jersey, man of South Asian origin, was sen-tenced Jan. 25, to 46 months in prison for his role in...

Habib Chaudhry arrested in $200 Million Credit Card fraud scheme

Habib Chaudhry, a New Yorker, has been detained after remaining a fu-gitive for nearly four years in a case alleging to have been involved...

New York Asian Women’s Center (NYAWC ) Changes Name to Womankind

The New York Asian Women’s Cen-ter, a leader in providing innovative and award-winning multilingual and culturally responsive services to survivors of domestic violence, human...

Mahler for Vision: A Concert for the Restoration of...

Mahler for Vision: a concert for the restoration of Vision is being staged  at the prestigious Stern Auditori- um/ Perelman Stage in Carnegie Hall...

INDIAN CONSULATE IN NEW YORK CELEBRATES REPUBLIC DAY

The Consulate General of India in New York celebrated India’s 68th Republic Day with a flag hoisting ceremony held Jan. 26 morning at the...

FIA ACCORDS WARM WELCOME TO AMBASSADOR NAVTEJ SINGH SARNA

The Indian community in the tristate area accorded a ceremonial welcome to India’s new Ambassador Navtej Singh Sarna under the leadership of the Federation...

Kavita and Lalit Bahl donate $13.75 million to Stony Brook Cancer...

Indian American couple, Kavita and Lalit Bahl had donated two generous gifts totaling $13.75 million, according to the university news release. And now, the...

Ansari is set to make history as 1st South Asian American,...

Aziz Ansari, the co-creator of “Master of None,” is scheduled to make his “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut on Jan. 21, becoming the comedy...

Long Island Town Celebrates India Republic Day

North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board joined with members of the India Association of Long Island (IALI) and the India...

Culture of the Streets by 11 Indian Artists on display in...

A icon Gallery is presenting Culture of the Streets, an exhibition examining eleven artists’ interpretations of the role landscapes and cityscapes play in shaping...

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