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Partnerships announced to Reduce Heart Disease Risk in South Asians : A Red Sari Evening Draws Record Crowd

Partnerships announced to Reduce Heart Disease Risk in South Asians : A Red Sari Evening Draws Record Crowd

/ March 19, 2015 11:53 pm

CHIRAG SHAH   Creative partnerships will help us be successful in reducing heart disease among South Asians.  That was the message at A Red Sari Evening on Saturday, March 7th at Macy’s on State Street.   In its second year, [&hellip

Muslims take part in Illinois Muslim Action Day 6th Annual Day of Advocacy and Civic Engagement

/ May 23, 2014 11:05 pm

TAUSIF MALIK On April 30, 2014, The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC), representing over 60 Islamic organizations and 400,000 Muslims across Illinois, held its 6th annual Illinois Muslim Action Day at the state capitol today a day [&hellip

Indian Student Association hosts 6th annual talent competition

Indian Student Association hosts 6th annual talent competition

/ April 3, 2014 8:22 pm

CHIRAG SHAH On Saturday, March 8th, the Indian Student Association at Waubonsie Valley High School hosted its 6th annual talent competition for students from Waubonsie, Neuqua, and Metea Valley High Schools in District 204 which covers the cities of Naperville, [&hellip

Pakistan Independence Day celebrated in Bolingbrook

Pakistan Independence Day celebrated in Bolingbrook

/ September 8, 2013 2:09 pm

The Association of Pakistani Americans Bolingbrook held Independence Day celebrations in Bolingbrook on Aug 24, 2013 in Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center. Thousands pour in to watch this spectacular program which was initiated by  Talat Rashid who founded this organization 23 [&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

Chicagoland kick starts Navaratri festival with Dandiya Dhamal

Chicagoland kick starts Navaratri festival with Dandiya Dhamal

/ October 18, 2012 7:40 pm

DIPAK PATEL Vogue Celebrations & Modi Creations Presented Dandiya Dhamal 2012 with Bollywood celebrities such as Tina Dutta (Parineeta & Uttaran fame) on Saturday, October 6th 2012 at Renaissance Convention Center. The music for the event was provided by Bollywood [&hellip

Association of Pakistani Americans of Bolingbrook hosts Independence Day extravaganza

Association of Pakistani Americans of Bolingbrook hosts Independence Day extravaganza

/ September 6, 2012 8:42 pm

The Pakistan Independence Day Celebration with Jawad Ahmed was organized by Association of Pakistani Americans in Bolingbrook from Noon to 11pm on Saturday, August 25 at Bolingbrook Village Clerk . The event was open to all and was attended from people from [&hellip

UN: One Indian Mother dies every 10 minutes

UN: One Indian Mother dies every 10 minutes

/ July 26, 2012 6:57 pm

MUMBAI According to the recently released report by United Nations that 57,000 maternal deaths took place in India in 2010 making it six every hour and one every 10 minutes. Even though the MMR (Maternal Mortality Rate) has significantly reduced [&hellip

Congressman Danny Davis honors Amma Sri Karunamayi

Congressman Danny Davis honors Amma Sri Karunamayi

/ June 27, 2012 1:50 am

BY CHIRAG SHAH On eve of the NATO Summit in Chicago, US Congressman Danny Davis of the Seventh Congressional District of Illinois presented the Golden Eagle Award 2012 to Hindu spiritual guru Amma Sri Karunamayi : Bhagavathi Sri Sri Sri [&hellip

US funding for training Sindh Police: New curriculum to be developed

/ June 26, 2012 11:02 pm

KARACHI Jason Kight, Senior Representative of the U.S. Consulate and Inspector General Mushtaq Shah recognized the ongoing collaboration between the United States Government and Sindh Police at Central Police Office on Friday. The American funding under the Police Assistance Program [&hellip