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Punjabi Americans Celebrate Baisakhi with Colorful Bhangra and Gidha

Punjabi Americans Celebrate Baisakhi with Colorful Bhangra and Gidha

/ April 3, 2013 10:12 pm

The Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS) celebrated its annual Baisakhi festival Rangla Punjab 2013 at Copernicus Theater on Saturday, March 30. The program was divided into four quarters. Sikh associations of Milwaukee contributed several dance performances with an authentic [&hellip

PM’s Global Advisory Council of Overseas Indians Meet at Kochi

PM’s Global Advisory Council of Overseas Indians Meet at Kochi

/ January 10, 2013 7:05 pm

NEW DELHI The Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh chaired the fourth meeting of the Global Advisory Council of Overseas Indians on 8 January 2013 at Kochi. Thirteen eminent Overseas Indians from across the world attended the meeting. Shri Vayalar Ravi, [&hellip

Ajmal Kasab, the Mumbai attacker, hanged at Yerwada jail in Pune

Ajmal Kasab, the Mumbai attacker, hanged at Yerwada jail in Pune

/ November 20, 2012 10:22 pm

NEW DELHI:Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the only militant to have survived the 2008 attacks on the financial capital Mumbai, was hanged at the Yerawada Jail in Pune the Home Ministry said on Wednesday. In August, Supreme Court upheld Kasab’s death sentence [&hellip

Devon Ave. Community Members share concerns with Police Commander & Alderman

Devon Ave. Community Members share concerns with Police Commander & Alderman

/ June 27, 2012 1:59 am

By Ahmed Khan Chicago, IL-On May 21, Devon Ave. business owners and community members met with 24th District Police Commander James Roussell and 50th Ward Alderman Debra Silverstein at Naan on Devon Restaurant located at 2241 W. Devon Avenue, to discuss [&hellip

‘Ishq Khuda’ may revive Pakistani cinema

‘Ishq Khuda’ may revive Pakistani cinema

/ June 27, 2012 12:06 am

LAHORE With a blockbuster and a successful movie in the form of ‘Mohabbatan Sachiyan’ and ‘Salaakhein’ on his resume, Pakistani filmmaker Shahzad Rafique is determined to bring a revival in Pakistani film industry. He has focused all his directional skills on his latest upcoming movie ‘Ishq Khuda’ [&hellip

Gilani condoles with Raza Rabbani over father’s demise

Gilani condoles with Raza Rabbani over father’s demise

/ June 26, 2012 9:17 pm

KARACHI Recently, the Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilan visited the residence of Senator Mian Raza Rabbani to offer condolence on the demise of his father Mian Atta Rabbani, who had served as ADC to Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah. He [&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

Rahat Fateh Ali: Qawali King the first one to perform at Las Vegas

Rahat Fateh Ali: Qawali King the first one to perform at Las Vegas

/ June 20, 2012 1:57 am

DIPAK PATEL Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, the undisputed Qawali King of the decade is going to perform at Las Vegas next weekend at the new renovated Treasure Island Theatre. The national promoter of the show Salman Ahmed is very [&hellip

Punjabi Heritage Organization celebrates Vaisakhi with traditional Punjabi flavor

Punjabi Heritage Organization celebrates Vaisakhi with traditional Punjabi flavor

/ May 23, 2012 9:12 pm

The Punjabi Heritage Organization celebrated ‘Vaisakhi 2012’ highlighting the traditional Punjabi culture was held from 5:00 pm onwards on Saturday, April 28 at the TAFT High School, Chicago. The event was had all the  Punjabi tadka to mesmerize the attendees with color [&hellip

Khans Unite Indo-Pak Community Around Education

Khans Unite Indo-Pak Community Around Education

/ May 21, 2012 10:22 pm

Chicago, IL-On Tuesday, May 8 the cream of the Indo-Pak/South Asian community and prominent local business owners assembled at North Shore Banquet Hall on Devon Ave. to celebrate Liaquat Ali Khan and Ahmed Khan’s victories as Community Representatives in the [&hellip