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NRI filmmaker to train camera on Lok Sabha polls

Saturday, March 29th, 2014
NRI filmmaker to train camera on Lok Sabha pollsPatna,March 30 :  California-based Indian filmmaker Ravi Verma is  set to make “Viva Democracy”, a documentary focussing on the nine-phased  16th Lok Sabha elections that  involve 814 million voters. He says the  purpose is to show the “people’s perspective” on the battle of the  ballot and draw a contrast between the ...

Nina Davuluri wins Miss America pageant

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
Nina Davuluri wins Miss America pageantWashington,Sep 17 : The Miss America pageant has crowned its first winner from an Indian background – an aspiring doctor who plans to use the $50,000 (£31,000) prize money to fund her studies – sparking a flood of racist criticism on social media. "I'm so happy this organisation has embraced diversity," ...

NRI group calls for training centre disaster preparedness

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
NRI group calls for training centre disaster preparedness NEW YORK,Sep 5 : A group of Indian-Americans want India to establish a disaster life support training centre for the first responders for immediate relief in situations like last June's Uttarakhand disaster that left thousands dead. "The first hour after the disaster, either natural or manmade, is a golden period," said ...

AAPI convention in Chicago

Monday, July 8th, 2013
AAPI convention in ChicagoNew Delhi, July 8 : Chicago Convention Committee 2013  AAPI President: Narendra R. Kumar, MD    Convention Chairman: Birinder Marwah, MD  Convener: Prem Rupani, MD  Co-Chair: Umang Patel, MD  Treasurer: Amarjit Singh, MD Convention Advisory Council Chair: Satya Ahuja, MD Co-Chair: Jayesh B Shah, MD  Co-Chair: Ashok Jain, MD  Co-Chair: Deepak Mittal, MD Advisor: Durgesh Mankikar, ...

Launch of 7th Regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas 2013 from 10-12th Nov., 2013, Sydney, Australia.

Monday, July 8th, 2013
Launch of 7th Regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas 2013 from 10-12th Nov., 2013, Sydney, Australia.New delhi ,July 8 : The Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs, Government of Indian has decided to hold the 2013 Regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Convention in Sydney for three days from November 10-12, 2013. Shri Vayalar Ravi, Honble Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs and the Hon,ble Barry O,farewell, Premier of New ...

Aloula Geojit launches NRI advisory service in Saudi Arabia

Friday, April 19th, 2013
Aloula Geojit launches NRI advisory service in Saudi Arabia KOCHI, APRIL 19:  To cater to the investment needs of NRI investors in Saudi Arabia, Aloula Geojit Capital Co has launched its NRI Advisory Service. This was jointly announced by Ibrahim M. Al Gadah, CEO of Aloula Geojit Capital, and C.J. George, Managing Director of Geojit BNP Paribas, at a press ...

Trailblazer Chandigarh-born lawyer set to become top US judge

Thursday, April 11th, 2013
Trailblazer Chandigarh-born lawyer set to become top US judge Washington,April 11: Chandigarh-born Indian-American legal luminary Srikanth 'Sri' Srinivasan appears set to become the first South Asian judge in the prestigious US Court of Appeals for the American capital. Called a "trailblazer" by President Barack Obama, Srinivasan, currently the principal deputy solicitor general of the US, Wednesday headed toward confirmation to ...

Bobby Jindal unhurt in road accident

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013
Bobby Jindal unhurt in road accident Washington,March 19 : Louisiana's Indian-American Governor Bobby Jindal escaped unhurt from a minor traffic accident as a truck making an illegal U-turn side-swiped his vehicle while he was returning home from his son's soccer game on Sunday. "The Governor did not sustain any injuries, and he is thankful for the work ...

475 projects worth $64 bn on table at India-Africa conclave

Monday, March 18th, 2013
475 projects worth $64 bn on table at India-Africa conclaveNew Delhi, March 18 : The 9th edition of India-Africa Project Partnership conclave gets underway here Sunday, promising to be the largest such engagement with the 54 countries in the continent, with a record 630 registered delegates from overseas. Co-hosted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Exim Bank ...

Gurdwaras in Pakistan observe Sikh Environment Day

Monday, March 18th, 2013
Gurdwaras in Pakistan observe Sikh Environment Day Washington, Mar 18 : For the first time, 35 gurdwaras in Pakistan mainly in Sindh and Balochistan, and in Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of Guru Nanak, joined Sikh institutions in India and abroad in observing Sikh Environment Day, according to information received here. Tens of thousands of Sikhs across the world ...
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