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Nepalese nursing student raises funds for Nepal earthquake victims

/ May 29, 2015 11:03 pm

INDIANA Sajana Shrestha, a graduate student at VU, and the only student on campus from Nepal, made a presentation “Earthquake Disaster in Nepal,’about Nepal and the earthquake disaster at the Valparaiso University Gandhi-King Center. Donations collected during the presentation would [&hellip

150th anniversary celebrated at Vivekananda Ganges Monastery

150th anniversary celebrated at Vivekananda Ganges Monastery

/ November 14, 2013 7:42 pm

DIPAK PATEL Monks from across the World participated for 150th birth anniversary Swami Vivekanand at the Vivekananda Monastery at Ganges, Michigan, on November 7, 2013. The monastics, counting over a dozen nuns (pravrajika), participated in two conclaves the next day [&hellip

Governor proclaims ‘Punjabi Sports Festival Day’ in Illinois

/ August 9, 2013 7:23 pm

TAUSIF MALIK The Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS Chicago) http://www.pcschicago.org organized its 19th annual Punjabi Sports Festival and all day healthier community fun fair on Saturday July 27, 2013 at Falcon Park Recreation Center. State of Illinois Governor Pat Quinn issued [&hellip

100 YEARS OF INDIAN CINEMA CONCERT AND AWARDS: August 30 – September 1, 2013

100 YEARS OF INDIAN CINEMA CONCERT AND AWARDS: August 30 – September 1, 2013

/ June 14, 2013 6:29 pm

THE ONE AND ONLY…THE MEGASTAR, SALMAN KHAN COMING TO CHICAGO along with Katrina Kaif, Prabhu Deva, Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha! COME EXPERIENCE THE SALMAN KHAN MANIA!! SAVE THE DATES! By: Neha Mody Ladies and Gentlemen, the star line up has just [&hellip

Clerk Dorothy Brown celebrates Asian American Heritage Month with Awards Ceremony

Clerk Dorothy Brown celebrates Asian American Heritage Month with Awards Ceremony

/ June 14, 2013 6:23 pm

TAUSIF MALIK Chicago celebrated its 14th Annual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month (AAHM) on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 with an awards ceremony and token cultural program at noon at Richard J. Daley Center downtown. The reception was hosted jointly by Dorothy [&hellip

/ September 25, 2012 10:52 pm

EVANSTON, IL — The search will resume Wednesday morning for a missing Northwestern University student. The decision to halt the search early disappointed Harsha Maddula’s aunt, Surekah, who is one of a host of family members flying in from New York. [&hellip

JP Chief HM Ershad meets Indian President

JP Chief HM Ershad meets Indian President

/ August 24, 2012 8:24 pm

DHAKA/NEW DELHI   On a recent trip to India Jatiya Party (JP) Chairman HM Ershad told the Indian President Pranab Mukherjee that the signing of Teesta water-sharing treaty would enhance Bangladesh people’s trust in India.As Bangladesh is getting water from [&hellip

The Indian Consulate office celebrated the Indian Independence Day at the Cultural Center

/ August 24, 2012 8:19 pm

DIPAK PATEL The Indian Consulate office celebrated the Indian Independence Day at the Cultural Center on Wednesday August 15 in the evening. Congratulatory messages were also sent by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and Illinois Attorney General Lis Madigan. Mayor Emanuel’s [&hellip

Sharmeen Obaid sued by acid-attack survivor

Sharmeen Obaid sued by acid-attack survivor

/ July 26, 2012 7:01 pm

Karachi Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Pakistan’s first Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker, was mired in controversy when one of the victims whose narrative was recorded in her documentary “Saving Face,“ accused her of not fulfilling her commitment of providing financial compensation. Rukhsana, who hails [&hellip

Government buys Gandhi/Kallenbach archives for $ 1.28 million

Government buys Gandhi/Kallenbach archives for $ 1.28 million

/ July 26, 2012 6:59 pm

The India government has signed an agreement with British auction house Sotheby’s and Isa Sarid, the grand niece of Mahatma Gandhi’s aide Herman Kallenbach, to acquire the Gandhi-Kallanbach archives, which have now been withdrawn from a proposed auction.   According to the press [&hellip