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Air India to join the Star Alliance

Air India to join the Star Alliance

/ July 9, 2014 9:55 pm

Chief Executive Board and the CEOs of the Star Alliancenetwork unanimously approved the membership of Air India, clearing the way for AI to become the first Indian airline to join aglobal airline alliance. The projected date of completion of joining [&hellip

New customs form for passengers coming to India from January 1st

/ January 16, 2014 9:53 pm

NEW DELHI According to the new immigration and customs rules all passengers coming to India will have to fill in a new detailed customs form on their arrival. This is done, so that the authorities check duty frauds and cases [&hellip

Pratham  celebrates its Annual gala

Pratham celebrates its Annual gala

/ December 3, 2013 11:17 pm

CHIRAG SHAH Pratham Chicago celebrated its 2013 Annual Gala on November 16th at the Best Western Plus Hotel in Schaumburg.  The theme of the Gala was “Educate a Child and Empower a Community”.  The Gala Co-Chairs Prabha Ravi and Komal [&hellip

Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar discuss the state of Hindi cinema

Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar discuss the state of Hindi cinema

/ June 14, 2013 6:21 pm

CHICAGO Actress Shabana Azmi and her husband, scriptwriter, lyricist, and poet Javed Akhtar, both of whom need little introduction to Hindi film fans, responded freely to a wide range of questions at the Drury Lane Theater at Oak Brook Terrace, [&hellip

Maharashtra far ahead in FDIC, Delhi, Gujarat and Karnataka trails

Maharashtra far ahead in FDIC, Delhi, Gujarat and Karnataka trails

/ January 10, 2013 7:01 pm

MUMBAI Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan announced that Maharastra is the choice for foreign direct investment (FDI), attracting nearly 33 percent of all foreign direct investments (FDI) in the country since 2000. For the year 2010-2011 the state attracted FDI worth [&hellip

India celebrates 66th Indian Independence with grandeur celebrations

India celebrates 66th Indian Independence with grandeur celebrations

/ August 24, 2012 8:29 pm

NEW DELHI Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on 66th Indian Independence parade held in historic city of Delhi said in his speech promised further steps to reduce corruption and ensure transparency in governance. “We will continue our efforts to bring more [&hellip

Big Bang Dhamaka Concert Supported by COMCAST

/ June 26, 2012 9:03 pm

BY CHIRAG SHAH On Saturday May 5th the mother of all concerts ‘Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Live in Concert’ was organized and hosted by The Desi Times and Vibrant Media Group at the Odeum Expo Center, Villa Park. The atmosphere [&hellip

Common Law admission Test and All India pre medical held

/ May 23, 2012 9:52 pm

Aspiring advocates appeared in the Common Law Admission Test on Sunday. In Lucknow, as many as 3,432 candidates took the exam at five centres. Out of this, 3176 candidates appeared for LLB, while 156 appeared for the post graduate exam, LLM. As per officials [&hellip

Bangladesh wants India to simplify visa rules

Bangladesh wants India to simplify visa rules

/ May 20, 2012 9:05 pm

Bangladesh wants speedy resolution of the visa problems being faced by its nationals who travel to India for medical treatment or to visit their relatives. Urging India to ease the visa rules, Bangladesh Liberation War Affairs Minister Capt (Retd) AB [&hellip

India erupts with joy as Sachin hits 100th ton

India erupts with joy as Sachin hits 100th ton

/ March 16, 2012 5:51 pm

New Delhi, Fans of Sachin Tendulkar all around the country were euphoric in their celebrations as the maestro completed his much awaited 100th international century against Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka Friday. While Delhi celebrated in [&hellip