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  • Oct 20: A Hungarian restaurant is serving dinner on the famous Budapest Eye Ferris wheel in order to offer unparalleled views overlooking the city, while also providing a safe, socially distant setting during the pandemic.
  • Oct 19:Canada and US border closure extended for seventh time, now until November 21
  • Oct 16: In India, doctors warn that deteriorating air quality could make Covid-19 even worse.
  • Oct 15 : Kamala Harris suspends travel after staffer tests COVID-19 positive
  • Oct 13: Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine trial paused over unexplained illness
  • Oct 12: India's Covid-19 tally went past 71 lakh with 66,732 fresh cases
  • Oct 08:India's Covid Tally At 68.3 Lakh; 78,524 New Cases, 971 Deaths In 24 Hours
  • Oct 07: By 2021, as many as 150 mn people likely to be in extreme poverty due to COVID-19: World Bank
  • Oct 04: India recorded 74,442 new infections and 903 deaths in the last 24 hours, which has taken its tally to over 6.6 million
  • Oct 2: President Trump, first lady test positive for coronavirus
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Pakistan invites Indian Sikhs for Guru Nanak's 551st birth anniversary

The Pakistan government has sent out invitations to Indian Sikhs to attend celebrations marking the 551st birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism. As per the details of the invitation, sent in advance via the Indian Sikh Sangats, the devotees will be offered a five-day ........Read More

RCMP bust suspected phone scam 'money mule' living in Mississauga

As part of ongoing investigations into international Canada Revenue Agency phone scams, Mounties in Toronto have arrested a 22-year-old Naman Grover who was allegedly recruited by overseas scammers to locally receive and launder their ill-gotten gains.......Read More

Indian-American sex offender arrested in US

Duraikandan Murugan, 41, the subject of a pending criminal case in New Jersey related to attempted sexual assault of a minor, was arrested at the Chicago O’Hare International Airport on Monday during a routine enforcement interviews of passengers departing the US, the US Customs and Borde........Read More

COVID-19: 49 Indian carpenters stranded for months repatriated from UAE

Indian Consulate secures their passports, security deposit with help of Dubai Police. A group of 49 Indian workers, who were abandoned by the employer of two carpentry firms in Dubai for several months, have been repatriated after authorities helped them secure their passports and security deposits from the company.......Read More

NRI Lakshmi Mittal, Chairman and CEO, ArcelorMittal NET WORTH $10.6B

Lakshmi Mittal serves as chairman and CEO of $70.6 billion (revenue) ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steel and mining company by output.His son, Aditya Mittal is ArcelorMittal's president and chief financial officer. His daughter, Vanisha Mittal Bhatia, has a board seat. Read More


Faith Testimonies, Interfaith Drum Circle and Sacred Music, Recording Artist Anita Lerche, Sacred Heritage, Faith Organizations and Friends highlighted 2020 Indy Festival of Faiths Mini Marathon, Race for Cure, 500 Festival Parade, Asian Fest, Penrod Arts Fair, International Citizen of the Year.....Read More

Lorry driver charged with people smuggling offences

A lorry driver arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle migrants OUT of the UK has been charged following an NCA investigation.A HGV was stopped by NCA officers, supported by Police colleagues, just outside the port of Dover at around 13:30 yesterday (1 October)....Read More

Gandhi Nonviolence Rally

United for Peace Coalition of peace and interfaith organizations from all across Chicagoland area held a Gandhi Nonviolence Rally in Naperville IL, on Oct 2, 2020, a day that has been designated as the International Nonviolence Day by the United Nations, in honor of Mahatma Gandhi's birthday.  The hosting organizations included United for Peace,.......Read More

India is purchasing military hardware worth Rs 2,290 crore from US:

This include 72,400 assault rifles from US worth Rs 700 crore in early 2019. India also buy an additional 72,000 Sig Sauer assault rifles from the US and these rifles will cost Rs 780 crore.

NRI AARTI KAUSHAL CHOPRA Candidate For South Orange County Community College Board Of Trustees

For over 26 years, AARTI KAUSHAL CHOPRA  have been a faculty, educator, student life coach, and grassroots organizer/activist for students, youth, and women in Irvine and Orange County. She is running to make sure the voices of students, teachers, and the community are heard; ......Read More

My Journey to Canada Balwant Sanghera


It has been more than fifty four years when I set foot in Winnipeg, Canada in the midst of a very cold winter in the last week of January, 1966. On my way to Canada (from my hometown Pharwala in Jalandhar District) I had spent a week in England visiting my friends and relatives there........Read More

Sikh man assaulted in England, asked if he was Taliban

A Punjab-born Sikh taxi driver has said that four white men assaulted him in Berkshire, England, and asked if he was a member of the Taliban militant group. Singh, who has been left bruised and battered after the incident, told police that the men also stuck drugs up his nose, vandalised his taxi and tried to pull his turban off.......Read More

H-1B visa: US court turns down challenge to Trump's temporary ban

An Indian-American federal judge has turned down an appeal by 169 Indian citizens who had challenged President Donald Trump's order that barred foreign nationals on H-1B specialty occupation visas from entering the US till the end of....Read More

Indian-American Pleads Guilty In USD 17-Million Bank Fraud

An Indian-American president of a now-defunct New Jersey-based marble and granite wholesaler has actually confessed his function in computing to defraud a bank in connection with a USD 17 million protected credit line, a United States Attorney has actually stated.......Read More

Celebrating Gandhi’s Legacy in the Modern World

The Gandhi International Institute for Peace will host a virtual program to commemorate the 151st birthday of Mahatma Gandhi on Friday October 2, 2020, a day-long designated by United Nations in his honor as the “International Day of Non-Violence” and by the State of Hawaii as “Mahatma Gandhi Day.”......Read More

Air India allowed self ground handling ops at US airports, calls it future ‘opportunity’

A spokesperson for Air India stated the airline was not affected by the US Department of Transportation’s ban on US airports as it didn’t conduct its personal flights to the US.“However, the relaxation will give us an opportunity to self-handle at US airports in the future,” the spokesperson stated......Read More

Indian Overseas Congress, USA, condoles the death of Former President Pranab Mukherjee

Indian Overseas Congress, USA, expresses its deep sorrow and sincere condolences on the demise of one of the most admired leaders in India, former President Pranab Mukherjee. "He was a quintessential congressman...... Read More

Iqbal Singh, a former Asian Championship bronze medallist for India, charged with murder after stabbing his wife and mother

Iqbal Singh, a former Asian Championship bronze medallist for India, 62,  resident of Newtown Township, Delaware County, called police Sunday morning to tell officers that he had killed his wife and mother......Read More

Los Angeles (Valley) Celebrates India Independence Day
Virtually with Enthusiasm 

India Association of Los Angeles, known as IALA, celebrated India Independence Day virtually on August 15th. Every year IALA organizes Grand India Fair to celebrate August 15th and bring community togetherIndia Association of Los Angeles, known as IALA, celebrated.......Read More

IASA and COLAIAPA of California  organized a virtual session on Mental Health on 23rd August, 2020
IASA (Indo American Social Association) organized a virtual session on Mental Health during COVID-19 on 23rd August, Sunday. Rajbir Singh Husson , founder /president of IASA and Venkat Peddi, president of COLAIAPA (County of Los Angeles Indian American Professional Association) organized  this event .......Read More

Punjabi 10+2 Student Stabbed to Death in Brampton, Canada

-On Aug. 13, around 3.30pm, Surajdeep Singh from Brampton, Ontario, Canada, 22, was killed in an unprovoked attack while on his way home from Gurdwara Queen Mary and Heathwood drives area. ....Read More

Kenny Chiu Visits India Cultural Centre of Canada

India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas, located in the centre of Richmond’s Highway to Heaven (aka #5 Road) is a major attraction for locals and visitors from all over. Students and adults from various communities come here to pay their respects and also learn more about Sikhism and the Indo-Canadian community........Read More

Jain Academic Programs see a huge surge of interest in North America

Jain philosophy and the Jain identity, until recently, was largely unheard of in North America, even within the academic community. This stark lack of information about Jain Dharma and its possible misinterpretation motivated some visionary and philanthropic Jains.....Read More

GURU NANAK: A BRILLIANT SPIRITUAL LIGHT THAT GRACED OUR WORLD. An Enlightened Teacher and Renaissance Man; A Champion of Interfaith Understanding

A brilliant and thoughtfully-produced Documentary: “Guru Nanak - The Founder of Sikhism ~ Life and Legacy” introduces the Western audiences - faith leaders, scholars, students and faith communities - unfamiliar....Read More

TiE SoCal Angels raised over 1 million dollars to help Startups Businesses

TiE SoCal is pleased to announce its first members-only fund, TiE SoCal Angels Fund 2020. This fund was initiated at the request of the members of TiE Southern California to provide diverse investment opportunities for our members and strategic capital for early-stage companies......Read More

Trump signs order against hiring H-1B visa holders for federal contracts-

On Monday, Trump signed an executive order preventing federal agencies from contracting or subcontracting foreign workers -- mainly those on H-1B visa -

 Modi said 700 Sikh brothers suffering from torture in Afghanistan are been brought back to India-

Around 700 more Sikhs are willing to come from Afghanistan. The Indian embassy in Afghanistan is in touch with them. After the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) was passed, the first batch of 11 Sikhs reached India on July 26

Indian accused of rape in Dubai

An Indian salesman has been accused of raping a woman inside her home in Dubai, threaten her with a knife and stealing 200 dirhams under the influence of alcohol, it was reported. The Dubai Court of First Instance heard on Sunday that the 39-year-old Indian woman went to drop her son to the school bus pick-up point outside her buildingi....Read More

Hate crime charge added for Colorado man accused of running over Sikh store owner

Colorado prosecutors have added a hate crime charge against a man accused of striking a 61-year-old Sikh man with his car and leaving him for dead almost three months ago. The First Judicial District Attorney’s Office in Jefferson County has charged Eric Breemen with 17 counts,....Read More

After 73 years Pakistan handed Ancient gurdwara to sikhs

The Balochistan provincial government has handed over a 200-year-old gurdwara to the Sikh community after a period of 73 years,

The Siri Guru Singh Gurdwara located on Masjid Road in the centre of the city has been used as Apwa Government High Girls School since 1947, ....Read More

Nina Kapur Indian origin CBS TV reporter dies in road crash in New York

Nina Kapur, 26, who was riding pillion on a rental electric moped, died on Saturday when the vehicle swerved and threw both her and the drive on to the road.
CBS New York said, "Reporter Nina Kapur joined the team in June 2019 and was known for her contagious smile and love for storytelling."

Padma Lakshmi's Abs Look Oh So Toned In Her Latest Bikini Instagram Video

Padma added one quick question to the photo series: "Which way to the beach? No matter where she goes, she's looking super fit in her bright pink string bikini.....Read More

Sarbjit Mann Reappointed  president of California Chapter of  Indian National Overseas Congress, USA..

He overwhelmingly agree that political leaders should be honest and ethical. .......Read More


Texas ER doctor Natasha Kathuria says Houston hospitals stretched to their limits: 'It's been very terrifying'

Texas emergency rooms and intensive care units are "bulging at the seams," bombarded by a tsunami of new coronavirus cases, Dr. Natasha Kathuria reported Tuesday.......Read More

Harmeet Dhillon: Where was the outrage when Obama commuted sentence of convicted terrorist?

Attorney Harmeet Dhillon said on Monday that President Trump did not pardon Roger Stone, there was a commutation of the sentence,and similar moves by forme......Read More

The Guru Nanak Darbar Gurudwara in Dubai has re-opened again

With all precautionary measures in place, it opened from 9 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. and again from 6 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. as per the official directions, Kandhari said, adding that these timings will be followed from Saturday to Thursday for two weeks, after which officials will decide further on the matter......Read More

800,000 Indians could be forced to leave Gulf state

Since the beginning of the pandemic, there has been a spike in anti-expat rhetoric as lawmakers and governmental officials call for reducing the number of foreigners in Kuwait. Last month, Kuwait’s prime minister, Sheikh Sabah Al Khalid Al Sabah, proposed decreasing the number of expats from 70 percent .......Read More

  • More Indian flights from UAE announced, bookings to open...India has announced nine more repatriation flights from the UAE, ticket sales for which will open later on Friday. Air India Express will operate these flights under the Vande Bharat Mission to south Indian cities from Sharjah, according to the Indian Consulate in Dubai. "All Indian nationals are advised to take note of direct sale of Air India Express flights from Sharjah. Following flights will be opened for sale effective 4 p.m. UAE Time.....Read More

NRI  Cardiologist Dr. Annie T. Varughese to  pay $400K to settle false billing allegation

Advanced Cardiovascular Care Center P.A. and its owner and administrator have agreed to pay $400,000 to resolve allegations they violated the False Claims Act (FCA). Owner Dr. Annie T. Varughese, 57, and administrator Babu Varughese, 64, both of Spring, conducted business in three clinics.....Read More

The Guru Nanak Darbar Gurudwara in Dubai arranged repatriation flight from UAE to Punjab

The first-ever charter flight to repatriate stranded NRI in the UAE to Amritsar in the state of Punjab took off on Thursday morning from Dubai with a total of 209 passengers.
The Guru Nanak Darbar Gurudwara in Dubai, which arranged the flight, said it is in the process.....Read More

NRI Balvir Singh of Surrey arrested in Winnipeg after lighting up on a plane

Balvir Singh of Surrey, BC,  arrested when allegedly forcing a WestJet flight from Vancouver bound for Toronto to land in Winnipeg on Sunday. Balvir Singh, 60, B.C.,  lit a cigarette during the flight and refused to follow directions from the flight crew, including wearing a face mask......Read More

161 NRI workers laid off by a company were among 177 evacuee passengers from Dubai who arrived at the Chandigarh

Gaganjit Singh, a resident of Moga, said since March 19, they were without work and the company in which he worked as a mechanic had laid off over 350 workers, including carpenters and mechanics. He said several companies in Dubai were on the verge of closure due to the pandemic........Read More

Jagmeet Singh expelled from Parliament for calling colleague racist

NRI MP Jagmeet Singh, the leader of Canada's New Democratic Party (NDP), was temporarily expelled from the House of Commons or the lower chamber of the bicameral Parliament for calling an MP racist and for refusing to apologise and withdraw his comments......Read More

June 14: A Second Stimulus check may be coming Soon:
Congress has passed three massive stimulus packages totaling nearly $3 trillion to blunt the economic pain from the virus outbreak, raising concerns among some Republicans about a ballooning deficit.Money from the $2.2 trillion CARES Act, signed into law at the end of March, is still trickling its way through the economy.
There remains $130 billion in the Paycheck Protection Program, a fund that provides forgivable loans of up to $10 million to small businesses. There are also an estimated 35 million individuals waiting to receive their payment of up to $1,200 from the Internal Revenue Service, according to recent data published by the House Ways and Means Committee.

NRI Sanjiv Kumar Dhawan, 54, principal Arrested for Sexual Assault a student 16-year-old girl

Peel regional police charged a private school principal, following an investigation into allegations he sexually assaulted a student.Sanjiv Kumar, 54-year-old also known as Sanjiv Dhawan, from Brampton, Ont. was released and is due in court on Aug. 24.....Read More

Founder and Chairman of Federation of Indian Associations, NY, NJ & CT, Ramesh J Patel passed away

A veteran a community leader in the USA for over 50 years, Patel served the Indian diaspora selflessly and wholeheartedly through FIA, NFIA and other regional, cultural organizations by serving at various positions during the past 5 decades.........Read More

Indo American Social Association (IASA) joined United Sikhs International

Organizer Rajbir Singh of Indo American Social Association (IASA), with his team joined United Sikhs International to help Kaiser Permanente with hot meals and thousands of Masks as requested by them.  Indo American Social Association, based in Rancho Cucamonga has been helping people.....Read More

Millions of Indians flocked to download a tool that removes Chinese apps

Remove China Apps, an Android app developed by India-based OneTouch AppLabs, was downloaded around five million times from late May to June 1, according to analytics firm Sensor Tower. It even became the top free Android app in India over the weekend, according to the firm.....Read More

Mahatma Gandhi statue outside Indian Embassy in Washington DC desecrated

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue outside the Indian Embassy in Washington DC, has been vandalised by unknown miscreants with graffiti and spray painting. This prompted the mission’s officials to register a complaint with the local law enforcement agencies......Read More

80 NRI passengers reach home as flight with 153 Indians from Dubai lands at Chandigarh airport

Repatriating the stranded Indians abroad amid COVID-19 outbreak, an Air India flight AI 1916 carrying 153 Indians from Dubai landed at Chandigarh International Airport at 9:15pm on Tuesday.....Read More

NRI worker stabbed to death in Sharjah

NRI D Naveen, 27, from Korutla, Jagtial, Telangana was stabbed in the stomach by co- worker in the Al Sajja area of Sharjah. He was working at a car wash company in the emirate.

The stabber was overpowered by his co-workers and handed him over to police.

Canada-Peel Police issued hundreds of tickets on street racing
(Mostly Students involved, according to Toronto NRI Media)

Peel Regional Police stopped hundreds of cars in a Mississauga shopping mall parking lot and issued hundreds of tickets on May 22, Friday night as part of a crackdown on large gatherings in parking lots, some of which are believed to be related to illegal street racing.....Read More

NRI Kunal Saigal, provids free meals to Needy during Covid-19

Kunal Saigal, 35, who immigrated to Canada from India eight years ago and owns Quesada Burritos and Tacos at 60 Resolution Drive, said he wanted to give back to the community in its time of need despite his own struggles as a business owner.....Read More

Airport Authority of India set to resume 380 domestic flights from Monday, May 25
May 24, 2020- AIR News, Chairman of the Airport Authority of India, Arvind Singh, said that the Airports in the country are fully prepared for the flight operations starting from tomorrow. There will be 190 departures and around 190 arrivals.

NRI Ravi Subramaniam sentenced to 7 months' jail for hurling vulgarities at police officer in Singapore

NRI Ravi Sinathamby Subramaniam, 53, pleaded guilty to two harassment charges and one count of threatening to cause grievous hurt to the three public servants....Read More

India will operate 64 flights to 12 countries for Massive evacuation operation....According to Indian officials, 10 flights will be operated to the UAE to bring Indians from May 7-13, while 7 will be sent to the US, 7 to Malaysia and 5 to Saudi Arabia, amongst others.......Read More

Gunfire at Sikh Gurdwara at Tracy/California was due to family shooting at squirrels

Tracy City was on alert when  "bullets flying around a Gurdwara" reached on last Friday,  the sheriff's office told media. San Joaquin County Sheriff received calls around 6:30 pm reporting a person.....Read More

Two NRIs/ or Students Sukdeep Singh of Brampton, and Inderjeet Singh arrested after 38 kg suspected cocaine seized at border

The truck, hauling a mixed load of citrus fruit, was stopped as it entered Canada on March 17. Sukdeep Singh, 31, of Brampton, and Inderjeet Singh, 26, of Lindsay, are charged with importation of a controlled substance and possession for the purpose of trafficking.....Read More

Indian expat sacked, faces jail for insulting Islam in the UAE

Yet another Indian expat in the UAE is facing police action after being fired for insulting Islam on social media.Rakesh B. Kitturmath, who worked as a team leader at Emrill Services, an integrated facilities management (FM) headquartered in Dubai, was sacked os.....Read More
Kabul Gurdwara Attack Mastermind Islamic State Khorasan Chief Farooqui Arrested

Afghan security forces arrested Islamic State Khorasan chief  Mawlawi Abdullah, also known as Mawlawi Aslam Farooqi who plotted Kabul gurdwara attack on March 25
Las month on March 25, nearly 27 people were killed in the attack on Guru HarRai Gurdwara at Kabul’s Shor Bazaar. Four gunmen were killed....Read More

25 NRIs Sikhs killed in attack on Kabul Sikh temple by Afghanistan Gunmen suicide bombers.

Now 275-300 Sikh/Hindh community Family live in Afghanistan… Direct challenge to Modi, Indian Govt & US Govt....Read More

UK MP, NRI Virendra Sharma Goes In Self-quarantine After Symptoms Of Coronavirus

On March 16, the politician from Ealing Southhall, UK MP Virendra Sharma announced that he was going into quarantine for seven days as a precautionary measure against the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. Now in UK, Coronavirus infected over 1,391 and killed 35......Read More

California-based NRI Kirpal Singh Sahota elected NRI Sabha president

363 NRIs cast their votes out of total 22,923 voters. Sahota bagged 260 votes of the total 363 in the NRI Sabha polls....Read More

Anjanee Kumar Batchali, H-1B visa died by heart failure,  Wife with 2-kids may Face Deportation---

Anjanee Kumar Batchali, 38 years old passed away from sudden heart failure on Feb 29, 2020 in Chester Springs, PA. He collapsed the night before and I took him to the hospital immediately. After 3 hours of trying, doctors .... Read More

Historical Shiv Jayanti celebration in America by SMAP As an historic event, Shivaji Maharaj America Parivaar (SMAP Foundation) celebrated Grand Shiv Jayanti in five US cities. Each city had picked up topics from the history that are relevant today – Unity, Leadership, Equality, Woman Empowerment, Community Service, and Entrepreneurship.......Read More
More than twenty students and their teachers from Rhodes Wellness College in Vancouver visited Gurdwara Nanak Niwas On behalf of the Gurdwara management, they were welcomed by President Balbir Jawanda and Secretary Balwant Sanghera. According to one of the school officials, Teacher Assistant Franco Cado, this college focuses on holistic approach to ....Read More
  • Punjabi Language Education Association (PLEA) Had a very successful International Mother Language Day (IMLD) This 17th Annual IMLD attracted a large number of well-wishers of Punjabi language to Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Spruce Building Atrium. The event was held in partnership with KPU and Deepak Binning Foundation (DBF)......Read More
Bharatiya Vichar Manch Brings Clarity on Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) In a standing room only Skyline hall inside the Cerritos Public Library, more than 120 people attended to listen to a panel of experts on the recently legislated Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) by the Government of India........Read More
Highway to Heaven and a related film showing at #5 Road Gurdwara on Saturday Richmond’s Highway to Heaven (H2H) is a very unique place. This small stretch of Number Five Road in Richmond has more than 20 places of worship of different religious denominations. India Cultural.......Read More
NRI Sabeel Rahman from Kerala,25, fell to his death from the 24th floor in Dubai …. fooled the watchman after telling him that he wants to rent the apartment. He went alone after taking the key from the watchman before taking off his shoes and mobile phone in the balcony and jumped to death.....Read More
Tulsi Gabbard won't quit race, says she is 'still very focused on being the Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, criticized the Democratic National Committee Wednesday, saying the DNC's recent rule change that will allow billionaire former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to participate....Read More

BAPS Hindu Mandir in Abu Dhabi: Hindu temple not to use steel, iron The first Hindu temple coming up in Abu Dhabi will not use steel or ferrous materials, it was revealed during the first fly ash concrete pouring for its raft foundation on Thursday.....Read More

IALA celebrated India’s Republic Day on February 1st. The show started with pledge of allegiance, followed by American National Anthem and Indian National Anthem.  Chairman Sunil Agrawal, and President Ouseph Poulose welcomed audience and invited guests in their opening speeches........Read More
  • With profound grief & deep sorrow, we inform the sad demise of Manpreet Singh Sarkaria  passed away .......CLICK HERE
India’s 71st Republic Day Celebrations at Gandhi Memorial in Dallas, Texas Mahatma Gandhi Memorial of North Texas (MGMNT) organized the 71st India’s Republic Day Celebrations in Dallas (Irving) at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial, the Largest Gandhi Memorial in the USA. More than 400 Indian Americans including several children participated in the celebrations with great excitement and enthusiasm......Read More

One day Katha by Jagad Guru Shri Shyam Sharan Dev jee of Nimbarka . Shri Shyam Sharan Guru Maharaj, on Feb. 16 at Sanatan Mandir, Artesia

The Nimbarka Sampradaya is also known as the Hamsa Sampradaya or kumar Sampradaya is one of the four Vaishnava Sampradaya  It was founded by Nimbarka ( c. 7th century CE ).....Read More


Indian-American Prof calls for action against CAA An Indian-American Professor has called fro actions against India’s Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Anjali Arondekar, Director of the Center for South Asian Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, was among the 300 signatories opposing the recent attack on the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi, the implementation of CAA and NRC....Read More.

Lohri Celebration At India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas in Richmond The Indo-Canadian community around the globe celebrates a number of its special days including Lohri with a great deal of enthusiasm. Lohri is a cultural celebration mainly celebrated in the Punjab and by Punjabis around the globe. Originally, it was celebrated on the winter solstice.....Read More
Lynden and Mulgrave Student Visited Gurdwara Nanak Niwas in Richmond The current developments around the globe have increased the overall stress level of people. This calls for more empathy, understanding and awareness. Religion can play an important role in this regard.......Read More

NRI Astronaut in NASA’s Programme that Eyes on Moon, Mars An Indian-American US Air Force colonel, Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, will be among astronauts who may get a chance to go to the moon or Mars following his graduation from Artemis program carried out predominately by NASA.......Read More

3 Days After Nankana Sahib attack, NPR (Non-Resident-Pakistan) Ravinder Singh murdered in PeshawarRavinder Singh,  NPR (Non-Resident-Pakistan)  Sikh youth, a businessman in Malaysia, has been killed by a gunman in the Peshawar, Pakistan. He was in Peshawar to shop for his wedding in February. Ravinder Singh was the younger brother.....Read More

NRI Hands out Free curry and rice dishes to hundreds of bushfire victims in Ausralia-. Kanwaljit Singh and his wife Kamaljit own Desi Grill in Bairnsdale, Gippsland- hands out free curry and rice dishes to hundreds of bushfire victims - saying 'it's our duty to serve them'. They are cooking and handing out thousands of free meals to bushfire victims. Mr Singh said: 'It's our duty to serve them when they need us the most'......Read More Media Announces 11 Senior Leadership Appointments In Southern California: NRIpress. com, Inc. today announced 11 senior leadership appointments of key executives as Presidents in NRI news, content and operational positions, all effective immediately. We are excited to welcome all 11 members to our Network where .....Read More

Federation of Indian Associations NY NJ CT 2020 Executive Team Announced - President-Elect Anil Bansal

The annual general body meeting of the Federation of Indian Associations (Tri-State) was held on Tuesday December 17th, 2019 at TV Asia Auditorium, Edison, NJ......,Read More

The issue of drugs and violence in the South Asian Community

The issue of drugs and violence in the South Asian Community can be traced back to early 1990s when a number of disaffiliated youth started getting into trouble. So far we have lost a lot of our  young to this menace. The community has been very concerned about this issue all along......Read More

Winning big, Johnson on course to deliver swift Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a resounding election victory Friday that will allow him to take Britain out of the European Union in matter of weeks. For Johnson, whose 20-week tenure in power has been marked by chaotic scenes in Parliament and stark division ....Read More

Mortal remains of 14 identified Indians to be flown from Sudan to India

The mortal remains of the 14 Indians identified so far after the horrific fire tragedy at a ceramics factory here last week will be sent to India from Tuesday, according to the Indian mission here. The Indian Embassy, citing reports, had earlier said that 18 Indians were among 23 people killed and over 130 injured in the LPG tanker blast.......Read More

  • DILIP BUTANI PASSED AWAY -With profound grief & deep sorrow, we inform the sad demise of Dilip Butani passed away with massive heart attack on 05 December 2019.....Read More

Students Visit from Simon Fraser University and a Coquitlam School to Gurdwara  Nanak Niwas in Richmond 

These days one often hears about the rising incidents of racism and hate crimes. Ignorance about others and their cultures seems to be one of the reasons for this trend. In this context, our young people can play a very important role......Read More

NDP Convention held in Victoria from November 22 to 24
Political conventions are usually very informative, interesting and exciting. The just concluded BC NDP Convention in Victoria from November 22 to 24 was no exception......Read More
IALA Elects its New President And Executive Committee. San Fernando Valley, CA: On Nov 13th, India Association of Los Angeles (IALA), unanimously elected Ouseph Poulose as its president and 17 member strong executive team for the year 2019-2020.IALA was founded in 1999 to preserve, promote and nurture the values of Indian heritage,.....Read More
The Indo American Social Association (IASA) Women Empowerment group organized a discourse on meditation and women empowerment With Sister Denise from Brahma Kumaris Organization. Sister Denise Lawrence, who was the chief speaker and guest, has a series on “Empowering Woman of the Future” on Youtube. She took us through a dynamic journey of empowering a more aware humanity and us not just as women, but as eternal beings......Read More

Usha Shah, wife of Dr. Jayrendah Shah celebrated her 80th birthday on Nov. 01, 2019 at the Sheraton Hotel in Cerritos, California. NRI Community leaders and Entrepreneurs including Dr. P Russes, Dr. Singhvi, Dr. M Shah, Mr. S Bhatti, Nila Parikh, Anchal Patel, Tanvi Patel, Rd. Swaroop, Mr. Avdesh Agrawal, Dr. Maheshwari, Mr. B U Patel, Mr. Arvind Joshi, Mr. Surtu Manek, Mr. C K Patel, Dr. K Krishna, Dr. Anil Shah,.....Read More

  • Inland Sikh Education Empire (ISEE) joined worldwide celebrations to mark the 550th birthday of the found of Sikhism and the first guru - Guru Nanak Dev Ji. ...Thousands turned out in  Riverside  to join the procession  surrounding the building. Colour floats feature in the procession, led by a float , ..........Read More

Over 5,000 Riverside California NRI Sikhs Celebrated.... The 550th Anniversary of Guru Nanak

Over 5,000 NRI Riverside Sikhs celebrated the 550th anniversary of the birth of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak. The event is being marked at the gurdwara Riverside, Mission Road with prayers, turban tying, martial arts and making "langar" in the communal kitchen. See Photos and Videos............Read More

Indian Expat In Sharjah Arrested For Abusing Wife

An Indian expat was arrested by Sharjah Police after his wife posted a video of herself on social media saying he violently assaulted and abused her, a media.........Read More

Indo American Social Association (IASA) celebrated Diwali in Los Angeles -Chief guests were Mayor of Rancho Cucamonga & Mayor of Fontana

Rajbir Singh Husson Founder / President introduced the mission of IASA urges people in the community to join this renaissance movement of change and to build a better & stronger community......Read More

Indian-American beauty queen raises funds for drug awareness
An Indian-American student and anti-bullying activist who was crowned Miss World America Washington, was on a quest to raise $1 million for drug addiction awareness....Read More

The 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi was celebrated at the Jain Temple in Buena Park, CA
The event hosted a parade and showcased Gandhi's life in a captivating drama.  Dr. Chandrakant Shah played the role of Gandhi while Nilaben Parikh played....Read More.  
Inland Sikh Education Empire Gurdwara
Guru Granth Sahib 311th. Year Gur-Gadee Day Celebration Possession- October 20th. is a very special day in Sikh history. On this day the tenth Nanak, Guru Gobind Singh ji announced to the Sikhs that from that day forward Guru Granth Sahib Ji is the Guru of the Sikhs. There will be no more living Gurus after Guru Gobind Singh Ji. Guru Gobind Singh Ji told a large gathering of the prominent Sikhs to adhere to the teachings of Guru Granth Sahib, gave his blessings and announced that they (The Sikhs) as a Panth are now ready and ..............Read


The Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis, Inc. organized a Raag Kirtan Darbar (September 27-29) at the Sikh Satsang Gurdwara located at 10950 Southeastern Avenue in Indianapolis...Read More

Honolulu- Gandhi International Institute for Peace (GIIP) celebrated its 14th annual event to Commemorate the 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi

Hon. Govind Gaude, Minister for Art and Culture from Goa, India, Hon. Lt. Governor Dr. Josh Green, Hon. Congressman Ed Case, Esq., International speaker, Judith Jenya, Esq...Read More

Grand 150th Birthday Celebrations of Gandhi at Gandhi Memorial Plaza Irving, TX

Several hundreds of jubilant community members joined to celebrate 150th Birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi at Gandhi Memorial organized by Mahatma Gandhi Memorial....Read More

Why Priyanka Chopra Used to 'Wake Up in the Middle of the Night' to Check On Nick Jonas..While appearing on The View Tuesday morning, the actress opened up about her husband’s Type 1 diabetes, explaining to viewers that she was still learning about what it was like for the singer to live with his diagnosis......REAd More

Kumar Sanu and Madhumita Chatterjee Receive Awards 

Legendary Bollywood Singer Kumar Sanu and Los Angeles Nightingale Madhumita Chatterjee received the best song award, at the star-studded World Film Festival Signature Series Award function.........Read More

Dr. Balwant Singh Dhillon being honoured by Asa Singh Johal, his wife Mrs. Kashmir Kaur Johal

This  is a special year for Sikhs and well-wishers of Guru Nanak Dev ji as his 550th birth anniversary (Parkash Purb) is being celebrated around the globe with a great....Read More

Indian court has framed charges against JASSI's Mother Malkiat Kaur Sidhu and maternal uncle Surjit Singh Badesha

Both were lodged in Kapurthala jail After   they were extradited from Canada.............Read


The Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis, Inc. is organizing a Raag Kirtan Darbar (September 27-29) at the Sikh Satsang Gurdwara located at 10950 Southeastern Avenue in Indianapolis.........Read More

Talhan Gurdwara function at #5 Road Gurdwara in RichmondTalhan, near Jalandhar in the Punjab, is very well- known village not only in the Punjab but also overseas. Its Gurdwara named after two noble and kind souls –Baba Nihal Singh.....Read More

NRI baby: Kuldeep Sawhney says celebrating the arrival of Grandson 'The Most Amazing Experience'
Spiritual Rituals That Honor the Arrival of a New Baby .... Manraj Singh Sawhney. Born 6-4-19

Kuldeep Sawhney is an entrepreneur, owning successful businesses including  restaurants, gift stores, wholesale and retail businesses, real-estate investments......Read More

.Aug119:The Indian rupee appreciated by 36 paise to 71.30 against the US dollar in early trade on Thursday

Aug 09: Rupee opened at 71.72, then gained further ground and touched a high of 71.58, registering a rise of 14 paise over its previous close.The Indian rupee plunged 97 paise to close at 72.39 per US dollar on Aug 03.-----Aug 04-71.9998.

, NRI California Sikh, Jagjit Singh, 65, admits shooting daughter-in-law as ‘honor killing’

BakersfieldCalifornia Resident Jagjit Singh was arrested for allegedly shooting his daughter-in-law to death on Monday, dated  August 26, 2019.Jagjit Singh, 65, Kooner’s father-in-law opened the door for fire personnel  and told them, “I shoot her.” .......Read More

NRI Delegations from UK Visits Khalsa College

A delegation of 22 Non-Residents Indians (NRIs) from United Kingdom today visited Khalsa College and interacted with the students and teachers.........Read More

  • Anthony Kreiter-Rhoads, 21arrested for stabbing California man Parmjit Singh...The family of a Sikh man who was stabbed to death at a Tracy park is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest. Parmjit Singh, 62, died Sunday night on Dove Drive.........Read More

Indian Overseas Congress, USA celebrates 75th Birth Anniversary of former PM Shri Rajiv Gandhi in a big way.

Rajiv Gandhi’s dreams laid the foundation for a modern India in Telecommunications and Automation while preserving freedom, democracy, and secularism for all,”..........Read More

Two Surrey, Canadian NRIs charged with Bitcoin value over $225,000 wire fraud from an Oregon, USA

Karanjit Singh Khatkar, 23, and Jagroop Singh Khatkar, 24, of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, have been charged with wire fraud, money laundering estimated value.........Read More



The Former Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard and Mrs. Ballard have been especially kind to the Indian, Asian, and international community over the past two decades.......Read More

IALA Celebrate India Independence Day Mela 2019

On August 17th, thousands of people flocked to the beautiful ground of Birmingham Charter High School here in the San Fernando Valley to celebrate India’s 73rd Indepen.....Read More

Indian student ordered to pay $58,471 and 12 Month Jail for damaging computers  of Albany, US college

Vishwanath Akuthota , 27, an Indian student ordered to pay USD 58,471 as restitution charge and 12 month jail. Vishwanath Akuthota  admitted and Pleads Guilty............Read More

  • Riverside and Los Angeles NRIs welcome Gurpartap Singh Wadala, MLA, Punjab ... Gurpartap Singh is a son of former Akali MLA Kuldip Singh Wadala ... In 2012, he was elected as MLA to Punjab Legislative Assembly from Nakoda...........Read More

NRI ex-policeman jailed for sexual offences with young  girls aged 12-15

NRI AR Arun Prashanth, 25, was sentenced to two years’ jail for preying on underage girls online and involving them in sexual acts.
A R Arun Prashanth committed sexual acts on three of his five victims who were then aged 12 to 15,.........Read More

NRI Deepak Obhrai, Canada’s longest-serving Conservative MP, dies at 69

The first Hindu politician elected to Canada’s House of Commons and the longest-serving Conservative MP — has died of liver cancer at the age of 69 in Calgary, Canada......Read More


4 Punjabis seeking asylum at US border forced to receive IV Food after 3rd week Hunger strike. One of them was deported to India after 9th days into his hunger strike

El Paso Processing Center in El Paso, Texas, NRIs who Sponsors to asylum Seekers in North America Must ……….. Read More

NRI Manjunath Naidu Comedian, Abu Dhabi born,
Dies while performing On Stage

Manjunath Naidu, 36, collapsed on stage after complaining of high level of anxiety and died due to cardiac arrest while performing his act in front of a packed audience.......Read More

  • Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu called it quits from the state Cabinet on Sunday
  • Pakistan has agreedto visa-free access to 5,000 pilgrims daily

Sikh Religious Society organizes its Second Annual "Sarbat Da Bhala" (Well-being for All) Run in Palatine Gurdwara Neighborhood

Sikh Religious Society organized its second annual 3.2 km Run/Walk on June 30, 2019 in Palatine, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. ..Read More.

India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwa hosting seminars and workshops relating to health issues

. On July 11, a team of iCON Project, Digital Emergency Medicine , Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia  led by Dr. Kendall Ho,  Sophia Khan, Lisa and Jay Bains visited the Gurdwara and presented.......Read More

FIA & BAJNA organized the Super 30 publicity event at Times Square, Manhattan, New York & AMC Lowes in Edison, New Jersey

Edison, NJ, Federation of Indian Associations (FIA-NY/NJ/CT), one of the oldest and the largest nonprofit umbrella organization of the Indian diaspora organized the screening ......Read More

Senator Harris, a Democratic presidential candidate,
must apologize.

.for taking away religious freedoms from Americans during her time as California's Attorney General....Read More

German court: Sikhs have to wear helmets on motorbikes

Wearing a helmet does not infringe on Sikhs' freedom of worship, a top German court has ruled. It argued that the measure protects the motorcyclist as well as other drivers and must therefore be enforced.....Read More

Pakistan completes 80 per cent work on Kartarpur Corridor

Pakistan has completed over 80 per cent of the work on the Kartarpur Corridor from the zero line to Gurdwara Sahib, a senior engineer working on the project has said, as officials from India and Pakistan are scheduled ......Read More

Bilga is a historic town that had the honour of hosting the fifth guru. Guru Arjun Dev ji

It has been reported that this place had seven huts that had to be rebuilt almost every year as they became victims of fire. The residents welcomed Guru Ji with open arms and sought his blessings. Named after the head........Read More

Vijay Mallya arrives at UK high court for extradition appeal

U.K. judges have ruled that Indian entrepreneur Vijay Mallya may appeal his extradition to India in Britain's High Court.Tuesday's ruling by a two-judge panel means the 63-year-old tycoon will be able to have a full hearing on his appeal to overturn an extradition order.....Read More

  • Balwant Sanghera appointed to the Board of Governors of BCIT ....Balwant Sanghera has just received a letter from the Minister of Advanced Education Skills and Training. Honourable Melanie Mark reappointed him for three more years (July 31,2019 to July31,2022), it is a great honour for him. He has thoroughly enjoyed his association with this great institution of higher learning.  ..Read More

International Yoga Day: Inaugural Hawaii Celebration held at Still & Moving Center

People from all walks of life came together to celebrate International Yoga Day event. Gandhi International Institute for Peace initiated the bill in the legislature in January 2019 to recognize June 21st as International Yoga Day....Read More

The Indo American Social Association (IASA) organized the interfaith event on Peace & Harmony

Rajbir Singh Husson, president and founder of IASA, launched IASA with a mission to unite people and bring all communities together. IASA brought all the religions and cultures under one roof and united all cultures together.national Anthem....Read More


Indiana State Museum in Indianapolis was buzzing with excitement of beautiful Asian sights and sounds, fabulous and rocking music and dance performances that offered introductions to rich and magnificent Asian arts, cultural traditions, and the heritage of fellow Hoosiers....Read More

Sikh drivers are transforming U.S. trucking.
Take a ride along the Punjabi American highway

The building is small, single-story, built of corrugated metal sheets. There are seats for 20. The only advertising is spray-painted on concrete roadblocks in English.....Read More

Preeti Shridhar candidate  for an open Port of Seattle Commissioner seat

Preeti Shridhar, 57,  is candidates for an open Port of Seattle Commissioner seat, recognize that the Port is a major landowner and how that land is used is a major issue.....Read More

P.C.S. Chicago Hosted Nineteenth Annual “Punjabi Youth Graduation & Scholarship Awards Night”

The Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS)  hosted its nineteenth annual “Punjabi Youth Graduation and Scholarships Awards Night” on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at.......Read More

  •  Canadian Punjabi Cultural Association... Honoring Balwant Sanghera with the legendary poet/writer  Gurdev Singh Mann Memorial Award  on Saturday , June 15, 2019 at Bombay Banquet Hall........Read More

BJP Victory celebration in Los Angeles

Shri P K Nayak, Southern California/Los Angeles Coordinator and Shri Vijay Patil General Secretary of the organization welcomed the audience, They described the purpose of the event and reminded the audience that part one of this .......Read more

High Road Academy students visit Richmond Gurdwara

These students have spent the year in a Comparative World Religions class and this trip was a celebration of what they have learnt. Also, it gave them an opportunity to ask questions and to become more engaged with.......Read More

 Lions Club Celebrates Installation Nite

Lions Club of Little India celebrated their 14th installation Nite on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at The Tandoor Restaurant, Orange, CA. The Guest of Honor La Palma Councilmember...Read More


The Chan Entertainment describes Gurdas Maan as “a singer, songwriter, and actor from Punjab, India. This talented musician burst onto the Punjabi music scene in the late 1970s,...Read More

3 Indian Citizen Charged In Million-Dollar Fraud Scheme  in computer repair services

US , FBI, announced the unsealing of a criminal Complaint in Manhattan federal court charging GUNJIT MALHOTRA, GURJEET SINGH, and JAS PAL with participating in a conspiracy that for several years exploited elderly victims by remotely.......Read More


The IPL 500 Festival Parade was a colorful and exciting lead-in to the 103rd 500-Mile Race, the greatest spectacle in car-racing in the world. The 500 Festival is proud organizer and host of this third largest Parade in the Nation with over 300,000........Read More

Mr. Avtar Singh Sadhar formally retired as manager at India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas in Richmond

As recognition of his long time service to this place of worship Mr. Sadhar was honoured by Chairman Asa Singh Johal and the Gurdwara Management Committee with a plaque, a shawl and some other gifts. ........Read More

rpreet Singh of Cerritos, 44, Navy reservist, owner of ASL Liquor and Market in the 8500 block of Paramount Boulevard, Downey, was found shot dead .....Read More


With his passing a radiant Hoosier Sun has set, a brilliant light has gone out for millions that he served and for many more millions whose lives he touched with his wisdom, grace,.....Read More

  • New Nishan Sahib Installed at Inland Sikh Education Empire, Riverside. California..- The symbol of the freedom of the Khalsa... -Nishan Sahib indicates the location of the Gurdwara: Caste, religion, region/Nationality, colour and the status of the visitors to the Shrine is No bar.........Read More
4 NRI Sikhs of one Family dies after being shot in Cincinnati,

Ohio. Police say they don't believe the slayings were a hate crime'

Shooting include father, wife and daughter.........Read More

Mallya given final extradition appeal in July:

London: April 30, 2019; Vijay Mallya will have a final chance on 2 July to convince the High Court in London why he should not be extradited to face charges of fraud.Westminster Magistrates Court ordered his extradition to India in December, 2018 and confirmed by the Home Secretary, Sajid Javed, in February.......Read

Vaisakhi coin-

India Cultural Centre of Canada has an excellent relationship with Richmond R.C.M.P-Local RCMP, headed by Superintendent Will Ng , have prepared a special coin to celebrate Vaisakhi with us



India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas, Richmond had a very successful Vaisakhi celebration on Sunday, April 14. The huge congregation appreciated meeting with and listening to special guests. The dignitaries included Canada’s Minister of National Defence Harjit Singh Sajjan, Member of Parliament for Steveston............Read More
The Indo American Social Association (IASA) celebrated their Grand Opening Gala and Baisakhi Mela on Sunday, 31st March in Aroma Indian Restaurant in Upland, CA. This grand event marked one of the most important dates of the Sikh Calendar, which is Baisakhi. Baisakhi is the New Year and harvest festival celebrating happiness and plenty.........Read More

Sarabhjit Singh Mann Unanimously Elected President of Indian Overseas Congress, California Unit 2019. Mohinder Singh Gilzian(Middle, President Indian Overseas Congress appoints Sarabhjit Singh Mann as President Indian Overseas Congress California Chapter.......Read More

INDIANA GOVERNOR ERIC HOLCOMB HONORS HOOSIER SIKHS WITH A HISTORIC PROCLAMATION OF A NATIONAL SIKH HERITAGE MONTH: We are thrilled and proud to share this momentous news with the global Sikh community, that Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has joined other similar declarations by cities, states, and nations in inviting their citizens to celebrate April 2019x.......Read More
Valley Organizes “Chai Pe Charcha” and cheered for Modi’s reelection...The Overseas Friends of BJP hosted “Chai Pe Charcha” in Los Angeles, Valley area on March 31st. Event was organized by P.K. Nayak, Sunil Agrawal, Manmohan Chopra, Kanaksinh Zala, Yagnesh Patel, Vijay Patil and Anil Mahajan. Event was attended by more than hundred people around the Los Angeles, Simi Valley and Orange County area....Read More
Punjab Ekta Party announces its first overseas NRI structure of England...Punjab Ekta Party President Sukhpal Singh Khaira released the first list of overseas NRI structure of UK.  As per the structure the UK team will have an 11 member Executive committee and similar committees for five important cities/towns of England.....Read

Former Premier of British Columbia, Canada, Ujjwal Dosanjh today said that the `mad rush’ of the youth to Canada was adversely affecting Punjab.

He said the large scale brain drain and losing of the agile work force will have far-reaching socio-economic and cultural ramifications for the Punjabi.....Read More

  • Rajat Gupta blamed the NRI former New York Attorney Preet Bharara conducting the case in an "untruthful" manner ..Rajat Gupta, who served 19 months in US jail for insider trading, has blamed the prosecution led by Indian-American former New York Attorney Preet Bharara for conducting the case in an "disingenuous and untruthful" manner……Read  More

Mohinder Singh Gilzian assumes the mantle of the Presidency of Indian Overseas Congress, USA

.Mohinder Singh appreciated  Mr. Rahul Gandhi, President of AICC & Mr. Sam Pitroda, Chairman of the Indian Overseas Congress.  About 200 people gathered together and felicitated Mr. Mohinder Singh Gilzian on his assumption of duties as . ...Read

American Telugu Association, ATA, a 28 year old Telugu organization-

serving the interests of Telugu people across North America celebrated Women’s day weekend with much fervor & gusto.....Read

UNDP appoints  NRI Padma Lakshmi As Goodwill AmbassadorNRI

Padma Lakshmi will support the United Nations Development Programme agency’s fight against inequality and discrimination around the world........Read

Neomi Rao Confirmed by U.S. Senate to DC Circuit Court of Appeals
Senate GOP confirms Kavanaugh’s replacement, Trump’s 36th pick for powerful appeals courts...Read

Six NRI Gujarati Family from Toronto killed in Ethiopian plane crash

All NRI six family members were travelling from Addis Ababa to Nairobi to meet their friends in Mombasa in Kenya....Read

International Mother Language Day Celebration
at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) campus. PLEA had been eager to establish partnership with an educational institution for quite some time......Read

NRI Dinesh Shankar Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison & $2.6 million in restitution

Dinesh Shankar was sentenced today to 33 months in prison and ordered to pay $2,618,000 in restitution as result of his mail fraud conviction for embezzling from an East Bay medical device company, announced United States Attorney David L. Anderson...Read

Indian Overseas Congress, USA contributes towards Congress party manifesto.For the first time, the Indian National Congress will include the recommendations from the non-resident Indian community in the party’s 2019 election manifesto......Read

Balwinder Singh Girn Honored at the Asian American Coalition of Chicago's 36th. Annual Lunar New Year Celebration Dinner Banquet

Mr. Balwinder Singh Girn a senior Project Manager with Northern Trust Corporation with leadership roles in Asian American Business Resource Council and the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) received  the 2019 ...Read

Vijender Singh Boxer Chief Guest At Shere Punjab Volleyball Tournament Los Angeles

Balwinder Wraich, well Known Entrepreneur in Trucking Industry and President of Riverside Gurdwara, welcome Vijender Singh Boxer as Chief Guest At Shere Punjab Volleyball Tournament at Riverside, Los Angeles........Read

Asian American Coalition of Chicago Celebrated its 36th. Annual Lunar New Year

Most of the Chicago Congressmen & Mayoral candidates participated in the Political Forum

More than 1,000 guests including 70-80 NRIs attended the dinner banquet......Read

Hardev Panesar Kenya Born NRI/PIO, faces 20 years Jail on multi-million-dollar immigration fraud. He agreed to pay back $2.5 million to the victims

On February 21,  Hardev Panesar, 70,  born in Kenya,  a Nigerian passport holder  who speaks five languages, admitted that he was running immigration-fraud scheme that tricked more than 100 victims out of millions of dollars based on false claims that they could secure immigration status in the United States....Read

70th Republic Day of India celebration -Hosted by India Association of S. California for Indian community in city of Irvine......Haweli Mandir hall was well decorated with tri color of Indian flag to welcome the community for most pious day of Indian history Republic Day of India .....Read

  • Several community members gathered at Gandhi Memorial Plaza in Irving to pay floral tribute to Gandhiji on his 71st death anniversary. ..........Read

US Govt (Feds) used fake Michigan university in immigration stingMore than 90% recruiters and students involved are originally from India. -Federal agents used a fake university in Farmington Hills to lure alleged phony foreign students who were trying to stay in the United States illegally........Read

  • Mahatma Gandhi Memorial of North Texas (MGMNT) organized the 70th India’s Republic Day Celebrations in Dallas (Irving) at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Plaza, the Largest Gandhi Memorial in the USA. More than 150 jubilant crowd gathered to celebrate the event. Mr. Rao Kalvala, Secretary, MGMNT welcomed the gathering, introduced MGMNT Board and expressed his joy over public enthusiasm........Read
The South Asian Republican Coalition, popularly known as SARC, kicked off its formation with a rally/dinner at the Royal Albert’s Palace in Edison on December 29th.  Several hundreds of people from Republican Party and from South Asian Communities were in attendance.  ....Read

PUNJABI CULTURAL SOCIETY OF CHICAGO CELEBRATES -25 YEARS OF SERVICE TO COMMUNITY P.C.S. HOSTS APPRECIATION DINNER FOR KEY SPONSORS AND SUPPORTERS - Arlington Heights, IL: Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS) organized and hosted a dinner party, to commemorate 25 years of service and thank its sponsors and supporter.............READ

PRATHAM HONORS Google CEO NRI Sundar Pichai At Annual Fundraising Gala

-More than 300 guests attended the event, which raised $1.2 million-PRATHAM's Mission—“every child in school and learning well”....READ



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