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Indian court has framed charges against JASSI's Mother Malkiat Kaur Sidhu and maternal uncle Surjit Singh Badesha
Both were lodged in Kapurthala jail After   they were extradited from Canada in January 2019.............Read More

  • According to World Bank, floods in India account for one-fifth of the global deaths annually.
  • US President Donald Trump said he would be meeting the prime ministers of India and Pakistan soon, even as he maintained that tension between the two Asian countries had reduced.
  • Indian students in the UK has kick-started a campaign with a letter to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson calling on him to ensure that the recently announced two-year post-study work visa is offered to all international students currently studying in the country.


The Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis, Inc. is organizing a Raag Kirtan Darbar (September 27-29) at the Sikh Satsang Gurdwara located at 10950 Southeastern Avenue in Indianapolis.........Read More

Talhan Gurdwara function at #5 Road Gurdwara in RichmondTalhan, near Jalandhar in the Punjab, is very well- known village not only in the Punjab but also overseas. Its Gurdwara named after two noble and kind souls –Baba Nihal Singh.....Read More

NRI baby: Kuldeep Sawhney says celebrating the arrival of Grandson 'The Most Amazing Experience'
Spiritual Rituals That Honor the Arrival of a New Baby
Manraj Singh Sawhney. Born 6-4-19

Kuldeep Sawhney is an entrepreneur, owning successful businesses including  restaurants, gift stores, wholesale and retail businesses, real-estate investments......Read More

.Aug119:The Indian rupee appreciated by 36 paise to 71.30 against the US dollar in early trade on Thursday

Aug 09: Rupee opened at 71.72, then gained further ground and touched a high of 71.58, registering a rise of 14 paise over its previous close.The Indian rupee plunged 97 paise to close at 72.39 per US dollar on Aug 03.-----Aug 04-71.9998.

, NRI California Sikh, Jagjit Singh, 65, admits shooting daughter-in-law as ‘honor killing’

BakersfieldCalifornia Resident Jagjit Singh was arrested for allegedly shooting his daughter-in-law to death on Monday, dated  August 26, 2019.Jagjit Singh, 65, Kooner’s father-in-law opened the door for fire personnel  and told them, “I shoot her.” .......Read More

NRI Delegations from UK Visits Khalsa College

A delegation of 22 Non-Residents Indians (NRIs) from United Kingdom today visited Khalsa College and interacted with the students and teachers.........Read More

Anthony Kreiter-Rhoads, 21arrested for stabbing California man Parmjit Singh

The family of a Sikh man who was stabbed to death at a Tracy park is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest. Parmjit Singh, 62, died Sunday night on Dove Drive.........Read More

Indian Overseas Congress, USA celebrates 75th Birth Anniversary of former PM Shri Rajiv Gandhi in a big way.

Rajiv Gandhi’s dreams laid the foundation for a modern India in Telecommunications and Automation while preserving freedom, democracy, and secularism for all,”..........Read More

Two Surrey, Canadian NRIs charged with Bitcoin value over $225,000 wire fraud from an Oregon, USA

Karanjit Singh Khatkar, 23, and Jagroop Singh Khatkar, 24, of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, have been charged with wire fraud, money laundering estimated value.........Read More



The Former Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard and Mrs. Ballard have been especially kind to the Indian, Asian, and international community over the past two decades.......Read More

IALA Celebrate India Independence Day Mela 2019

On August 17th, thousands of people flocked to the beautiful ground of Birmingham Charter High School here in the San Fernando Valley to celebrate India’s 73rd Indepen.....Read More

Indian student ordered to pay $58,471 and 12 Month Jail for damaging computers  of Albany, US college

Vishwanath Akuthota , 27, an Indian student ordered to pay USD 58,471 as restitution charge and 12 month jail. Vishwanath Akuthota  admitted and Pleads Guilty............Read More

Riverside and Los Angeles NRIs welcome Gurpartap Singh Wadala, MLA, Punjab

Gurpartap Singh is a son of former Akali MLA Kuldip Singh Wadala
In 2012, he was elected as MLA to Punjab Legislative Assembly from Nakoda...........Read More

NRI ex-policeman jailed for sexual offences with young  girls aged 12-15

NRI AR Arun Prashanth, 25, was sentenced to two years’ jail for preying on underage girls online and involving them in sexual acts.
A R Arun Prashanth committed sexual acts on three of his five victims who were then aged 12 to 15,.........Read More

NRI Deepak Obhrai, Canada’s longest-serving Conservative MP, dies at 69

The first Hindu politician elected to Canada’s House of Commons and the longest-serving Conservative MP — has died of liver cancer at the age of 69 in Calgary, Canada......Read More


4 Punjabis seeking asylum at US border forced to receive IV Food after 3rd week Hunger strike. One of them was deported to India after 9th days into his hunger strike

El Paso Processing Center in El Paso, Texas, NRIs who Sponsors to asylum Seekers in North America Must ……….. Read More


Throughout history, nations have faced challenges of divisive confrontations among warring factions, cultures, races, and faith communities. Today’s center stage........Read More

NRI Manjunath Naidu Comedian, Abu Dhabi born,
Dies while performing On Stage

Manjunath Naidu, 36, collapsed on stage after complaining of high level of anxiety and died due to cardiac arrest while performing his act in front of a packed audience.......Read More

  • Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu called it quits from the state Cabinet on Sunday
  • Pakistan has agreedto visa-free access to 5,000 pilgrims daily

Sikh Religious Society organizes its Second Annual "Sarbat Da Bhala" (Well-being for All) Run in Palatine Gurdwara Neighborhood

Sikh Religious Society organized its second annual 3.2 km Run/Walk on June 30, 2019 in Palatine, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. ..Read More.

India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwa hosting seminars and workshops relating to health issues

. On July 11, a team of iCON Project, Digital Emergency Medicine , Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia  led by Dr. Kendall Ho,  Sophia Khan, Lisa and Jay Bains visited the Gurdwara and presented.......Read More

FIA & BAJNA organized the Super 30 publicity event at Times Square, Manhattan, New York & AMC Lowes in Edison, New Jersey

Edison, NJ, Federation of Indian Associations (FIA-NY/NJ/CT), one of the oldest and the largest nonprofit umbrella organization of the Indian diaspora organized the screening ......Read More

Senator Harris, a Democratic presidential candidate,
must apologize.

.for taking away religious freedoms from Americans during her time as California's Attorney General....Read More

German court: Sikhs have to wear helmets on motorbikes

Wearing a helmet does not infringe on Sikhs' freedom of worship, a top German court has ruled. It argued that the measure protects the motorcyclist as well as other drivers and must therefore be enforced.....Read More

Pakistan completes 80 per cent work on Kartarpur Corridor

Pakistan has completed over 80 per cent of the work on the Kartarpur Corridor from the zero line to Gurdwara Sahib, a senior engineer working on the project has said, as officials from India and Pakistan are scheduled ......Read More

Gurinder Singh Khalsa titled ‘SINGH’ has won Short of the year award at the Covellite International Film Festival in Montana.

The movie has also been chosen by Covellite International Film Festival as an official selection for the Indy Shorts International Film Festival, the largest film fest in the midwest.....Read More

Bilga is a historic town that had the honour of hosting the fifth guru. Guru Arjun Dev ji

It has been reported that this place had seven huts that had to be rebuilt almost every year as they became victims of fire. The residents welcomed Guru Ji with open arms and sought his blessings. Named after the head........Read More

Vijay Mallya arrives at UK high court for extradition appeal

U.K. judges have ruled that Indian entrepreneur Vijay Mallya may appeal his extradition to India in Britain's High Court.Tuesday's ruling by a two-judge panel means the 63-year-old tycoon will be able to have a full hearing on his appeal to overturn an extradition order.....Read More

Balwant Sanghera appointed to the Board of Governors of BCIT

.Balwant Sanghera has just received a letter from the Minister of Advanced Education Skills and Training. Honourable Melanie Mark reappointed him for three more years (July 31,2019 to July31,2022), it is a great honour for him. He has thoroughly enjoyed his association with this great institution of higher learning.  ..Read More

International Yoga Day: Inaugural Hawaii Celebration held at Still & Moving Center

People from all walks of life came together to celebrate International Yoga Day event. Gandhi International Institute for Peace initiated the bill in the legislature in January 2019 to recognize June 21st as International Yoga Day....Read More

The Indo American Social Association (IASA) organized the interfaith event on Peace & Harmony

Rajbir Singh Husson, president and founder of IASA, launched IASA with a mission to unite people and bring all communities together. IASA brought all the religions and cultures under one roof and united all cultures together.national Anthem....Read More


Indiana State Museum in Indianapolis was buzzing with excitement of beautiful Asian sights and sounds, fabulous and rocking music and dance performances that offered introductions to rich and magnificent Asian arts, cultural traditions, and the heritage of fellow Hoosiers....Read More

Sikh drivers are transforming U.S. trucking.
Take a ride along the Punjabi American highway

The building is small, single-story, built of corrugated metal sheets. There are seats for 20. The only advertising is spray-painted on concrete roadblocks in English.....Read More

Preeti Shridhar candidate  for an open Port of Seattle Commissioner seat

Preeti Shridhar, 57,  is candidates for an open Port of Seattle Commissioner seat, recognize that the Port is a major landowner and how that land is used is a major issue.....Read More

P.C.S. Chicago Hosted Nineteenth Annual “Punjabi Youth Graduation & Scholarship Awards Night”

The Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS)  hosted its nineteenth annual “Punjabi Youth Graduation and Scholarships Awards Night” on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at.......Read More

 Canadian Punjabi Cultural Association

Honoring Balwant Sanghera with the legendary poet/writer  Gurdev Singh Mann Memorial Award  on Saturday , June 15, 2019 at Bombay Banquet Hall........Read More

  • NRI family of four found dead with gunshot wounds:

    • Police in West Des Moines said the bodies of Chandrasekhar Sunkara, 44, Lavanya Sunkara, 41, a 15-year-old boy and a 10-year-old boy were found in their hom
  • Gurpreet Kaur, 6 year old Girl's Body Found Near US-Mexico Border:  Gurpreet Kaur, 6, was found near the remote and deserted U.S -Mexico border by the US Border Patrol officials 27 kilometers west of Lukeville, Arizona

  • US Air Force Authorize  NRI Sikhs to wear a turban: A1C Bajwa enlisted in the Air Force in 2017, eager to give back by serving his country

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BJP Victory celebration in Los Angeles

Shri P K Nayak, Southern California/Los Angeles Coordinator and Shri Vijay Patil General Secretary of the organization welcomed the audience, They described the purpose of the event and reminded the audience that part one of this .......Read more

High Road Academy students visit Richmond Gurdwara

These students have spent the year in a Comparative World Religions class and this trip was a celebration of what they have learnt. Also, it gave them an opportunity to ask questions and to become more engaged with.......Read More

 Lions Club Celebrates Installation Nite

Lions Club of Little India celebrated their 14th installation Nite on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at The Tandoor Restaurant, Orange, CA. The Guest of Honor La Palma Councilmember...Read More


The Chan Entertainment describes Gurdas Maan as “a singer, songwriter, and actor from Punjab, India. This talented musician burst onto the Punjabi music scene in the late 1970s,...Read More

3 Indian Citizen Charged In Million-Dollar Fraud Scheme  in computer repair services

US , FBI, announced the unsealing of a criminal Complaint in Manhattan federal court charging GUNJIT MALHOTRA, GURJEET SINGH, and JAS PAL with participating in a conspiracy that for several years exploited elderly victims by remotely.......Read More


The IPL 500 Festival Parade was a colorful and exciting lead-in to the 103rd 500-Mile Race, the greatest spectacle in car-racing in the world. The 500 Festival is proud organizer and host of this third largest Parade in the Nation with over 300,000........Read More

Mr. Avtar Singh Sadhar formally retired as manager at India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas in Richmond

As recognition of his long time service to this place of worship Mr. Sadhar was honoured by Chairman Asa Singh Johal and the Gurdwara Management Committee with a plaque, a shawl and some other gifts. ........Read More

NRI , Gurpreet Singh of Cerritos, 44, Navy reservist, owner of ASL Liquor and Market in the 8500 block of Paramount Boulevard, Downey, was found shot dead .....Read More


With his passing a radiant Hoosier Sun has set, a brilliant light has gone out for millions that he served and for many more millions whose lives he touched with his wisdom, grace,.....Read More

New Nishan Sahib Installed at Inland Sikh Education Empire, Riverside. California

- The symbol of the freedom of the Khalsa
-Nishan Sahib indicates the location of the Gurdwara: Caste, religion, region/Nationality, colour and the status of the visitors to the Shrine is No bar.........Read More

4 NRI Sikhs of one Family dies after being shot in Cincinnati,

Ohio. Police say they don't believe the slayings were a hate crime'

Shooting include father, wife and daughter.........Read More

Mallya given final extradition appeal in July:

London: April 30, 2019; Vijay Mallya will have a final chance on 2 July to convince the High Court in London why he should not be extradited to face charges of fraud.Westminster Magistrates Court ordered his extradition to India in December, 2018 and confirmed by the Home Secretary, Sajid Javed, in February.......Read

Vaisakhi coin-

India Cultural Centre of Canada has an excellent relationship with Richmond R.C.M.P-Local RCMP, headed by Superintendent Will Ng , have prepared a special coin to celebrate Vaisakhi with us




  • New Delhi: On Monday, Thousands of passengers had a harrowing time at the Delhi airport when 6 flights delayed as server was down.
  • New Delhi:: 137 flights were delayed on Sunday when Air India's software shuts down for six hours on Saturday Morning, Hundreds Flight Affected worldwide:
India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas, Richmond had a very successful Vaisakhi celebration on Sunday, April 14. The huge congregation appreciated meeting with and listening to special guests. The dignitaries included Canada’s Minister of National Defence Harjit Singh Sajjan, Member of Parliament for Steveston............Read More
The Indo American Social Association (IASA) celebrated their Grand Opening Gala and Baisakhi Mela on Sunday, 31st March in Aroma Indian Restaurant in Upland, CA. This grand event marked one of the most important dates of the Sikh Calendar, which is Baisakhi. Baisakhi is the New Year and harvest festival celebrating happiness and plenty.........Read More

Sarabhjit Singh Mann Unanimously Elected President of Indian Overseas Congress, California Unit 2019. Mohinder Singh Gilzian(Middle, President Indian Overseas Congress appoints Sarabhjit Singh Mann as President Indian Overseas Congress California Chapter.......Read More

INDIANA GOVERNOR ERIC HOLCOMB HONORS HOOSIER SIKHS WITH A HISTORIC PROCLAMATION OF A NATIONAL SIKH HERITAGE MONTH: We are thrilled and proud to share this momentous news with the global Sikh community, that Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has joined other similar declarations by cities, states, and nations in inviting their citizens to celebrate April 2019x.......Read More
Holla Mahalla at Riverside, California:Southern California USA Sikh community celebrated Hola Mahalla at Riverside Gurdwara on Sunday March 31st 2019 The Riverside Gurdwara management invited all southern California community and did a wonderful job of organizing the event. Gatka (Martial Arts) teams came from as far as Canada. Read More
Valley Organizes “Chai Pe Charcha” and cheered for Modi’s reelection...The Overseas Friends of BJP hosted “Chai Pe Charcha” in Los Angeles, Valley area on March 31st. Event was organized by P.K. Nayak, Sunil Agrawal, Manmohan Chopra, Kanaksinh Zala, Yagnesh Patel, Vijay Patil and Anil Mahajan. Event was attended by more than hundred people around the Los Angeles, Simi Valley and Orange County area....Read More
Punjab Ekta Party announces its first overseas NRI structure of England...Punjab Ekta Party President Sukhpal Singh Khaira released the first list of overseas NRI structure of UK.  As per the structure the UK team will have an 11 member Executive committee and similar committees for five important cities/towns of England.....Read

Former Premier of British Columbia, Canada, Ujjwal Dosanjh today said that the `mad rush’ of the youth to Canada was adversely affecting Punjab.

He said the large scale brain drain and losing of the agile work force will have far-reaching socio-economic and cultural ramifications for the Punjabi.....Read More

Rajat Gupta blamed the NRI former New York Attorney Preet Bharara conducting the case in an "untruthful" manner

Rajat Gupta, who served 19 months in US jail for insider trading, has blamed the prosecution led by Indian-American former New York Attorney Preet Bharara for conducting the case in an "disingenuous and untruthful" manner……Read  More

Mohinder Singh Gilzian assumes the mantle of the Presidency of Indian Overseas Congress, USA

.Mohinder Singh appreciated  Mr. Rahul Gandhi, President of AICC & Mr. Sam Pitroda, Chairman of the Indian Overseas Congress.  About 200 people gathered together and felicitated Mr. Mohinder Singh Gilzian on his assumption of duties as . ...Read

American Telugu Association, ATA, a 28 year old Telugu organization-

serving the interests of Telugu people across North America celebrated Women’s day weekend with much fervor & gusto.....Read

UNDP appoints  NRI Padma Lakshmi As Goodwill AmbassadorNRI

Padma Lakshmi will support the United Nations Development Programme agency’s fight against inequality and discrimination around the world........Read

Neomi Rao Confirmed by U.S. Senate to DC Circuit Court of Appeals
Senate GOP confirms Kavanaugh’s replacement, Trump’s 36th pick for powerful appeals courts...Read

Six NRI Gujarati Family from Toronto killed in Ethiopian plane crash

All NRI six family members were travelling from Addis Ababa to Nairobi to meet their friends in Mombasa in Kenya....Read

International Mother Language Day Celebration
at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) campus. PLEA had been eager to establish partnership with an educational institution for quite some time......Read

NRI Dinesh Shankar Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison & $2.6 million in restitution

Dinesh Shankar was sentenced today to 33 months in prison and ordered to pay $2,618,000 in restitution as result of his mail fraud conviction for embezzling from an East Bay medical device company, announced United States Attorney David L. Anderson...Read

Indian Overseas Congress, USA contributes towards Congress party manifesto

For the first time, the Indian National Congress will include the recommendations from the non-resident Indian community in the party’s 2019 election manifesto......Read

Vijender Singh Boxer Inspire over 350 Students (NRI Next Generation) of Creative Thinkers and Innovators

Vijender Singh's Riverside visit is a historic moment for our very special relationship

Vijender Singh also met NRI Riverside Seniors........Read

Balwinder Singh Girn Honored at the Asian American Coalition of Chicago's 36th. Annual Lunar New Year Celebration Dinner Banquet

Mr. Balwinder Singh Girn a senior Project Manager with Northern Trust Corporation with leadership roles in Asian American Business Resource Council and the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) received  the 2019 ...Read

Vijender Singh Boxer Chief Guest At Shere Punjab Volleyball Tournament Los Angeles

Balwinder Wraich, well Known Entrepreneur in Trucking Industry and President of Riverside Gurdwara, welcome Vijender Singh Boxer as Chief Guest At Shere Punjab Volleyball Tournament at Riverside, Los Angeles........Read

Asian American Coalition of Chicago Celebrated its 36th. Annual Lunar New Year

Most of the Chicago Congressmen & Mayoral candidates participated in the Political Forum

More than 1,000 guests including 70-80 NRIs attended the dinner banquet......Read

Hardev Panesar Kenya Born NRI/PIO, faces 20 years Jail on multi-million-dollar immigration fraud. He agreed to pay back $2.5 million to the victims

On February 21,  Hardev Panesar, 70,  born in Kenya,  a Nigerian passport holder  who speaks five languages, admitted that he was running immigration-fraud scheme that tricked more than 100 victims out of millions of dollars based on false claims that they could secure immigration status in the United States....Read

70th Republic Day of India celebration -Hosted by India Association of S. California for Indian community in city of Irvine......Haweli Mandir hall was well decorated with tri color of Indian flag to welcome the community for most pious day of Indian history Republic Day of India .....Read

Several community members gathered at Gandhi Memorial Plaza in Irving to pay floral tribute to Gandhiji on his 71st death anniversary.

Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated by Nathuram Godse on January 30, 1948 during a morning prayer meeting at Birla Bhavan, New Delhi. Godse fired four bullets at Gandhi on point-blank range..........Read

US Govt (Feds) used fake Michigan university in immigration stingMore than 90% recruiters and students involved are originally from India. -Federal agents used a fake university in Farmington Hills to lure alleged phony foreign students who were trying to stay in the United States illegally........Read

Punjabi Update in Canada-Now Punjabi ‘Signs’ We Speak Punjabi are prominently displayed in banks, hospitals, city halls, credit unions in Canada. Punjabi is now fast becoming the language of employment. Punjabi was officially recognized in 1994 as one of six second languages taught in BC’s public schools. During the past few years, Punjabi has attained................Read

Shingara Singh is extremely humble and polite person who treat everyone with equality and dignity............A.Gary Singh Grewal.

Shangara Singh, iowner of New India Sweet and Spices , Riverside, California.. Celebrated
Family Event at His Residencen ...........Read

5 Moral Evils... Kaam, Krodh, Lobh, Moh & Ahankaar...Our new survey indicates that 80 percent NRIs says,...If he continue like this, he will be a great asset for NRI Sikh Community Worldwide............Read

Mahatma Gandhi Memorial of North Texas (MGMNT) organized the 70th India’s Republic Day Celebrations in Dallas (Irving) at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Plaza, the Largest Gandhi Memorial in the USA. More than 150 jubilant crowd gathered to celebrate the event. Mr. Rao Kalvala, Secretary, MGMNT welcomed the gathering, introduced MGMNT Board and expressed his joy over public enthusiasm........Read

The South Asian Republican Coalition, popularly known as SARC, kicked off its formation with a rally/dinner at the Royal Albert’s Palace in Edison on December 29th.  Several hundreds of people from Republican Party and from South Asian Communities were in attendance.  ....Read

he Federation of Indian Associations (FIA), an umbrella organization of the Indian American social service organizations in the 10th year of its inception kicks off the year 2019 with a Gala Dinner Banquetwith a Cultural Program and entertainment by Bollywood Singers to celebrate India’s 70th Republic Day on 26th January 2019, Saturday at 6.00 PM at the Waterford Banquets, 933, S Riverside Drive, Elmhurst, Illinois 60126...... Read

Indian Student in Dublin Dies after falling from Cliffs of Moher while taking selfie- Man believed to have been Indian national studying in Dublin. Man was located, the helicopter winchman was lowered to the water and was able to recover this body. The  body was flown to Doolin where the crew was met by Coast Guard members and gardaí....Read

Indian Overseas Congress, USA celebrates recent Congress victories in the State Elections- After celebrating in New Jersey the victory of the Congress Party in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh, the Indian Overseas Congress, USA  held its main celebration event in New York...index

Bhavin Patel, Indian Arrested and may go 10 years Jail for Smuggling Indian nationals into the United States. -Bhavin Patel, 38, of India, was arrested by special agents of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) on Dec. 7, 2018 at Newark Liberty International Airport...........READ

PUNJABI CULTURAL SOCIETY OF CHICAGO CELEBRATES -25 YEARS OF SERVICE TO COMMUNITY P.C.S. HOSTS APPRECIATION DINNER FOR KEY SPONSORS AND SUPPORTERS - Arlington Heights, IL: Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS) organized and hosted a dinner party, to commemorate 25 years of service and thank its sponsors and supporters.............READ

SIKH CULTURE AND SPIRIT SHOWCASED AT THE BEAUTIFUL 42nd INDY INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL-The Sikh Educational & Cultural Society of Indianapolis participated in the Indianapolis International Festival at the State Fairs Ground Nov 8, 9, 10. This is the 42nd year the Nationalities Council of Indiana has organized the International Festival which was attended by thousands of Indiana .....READ

Khalsa Diwan Society (KDS), Vancouver Grand Opening
- KDS played a major role in the social and economic development of the South Asian community
- KDS supported the Ghadar movement, helped the victims of Komagata Maru & fought against Racism KDS has always been there in the front row......READ

India Association of S. CAlifornia celebrated festival of Diwali on October 28 at Haweli Mandir with various festive theme. Hot tea with delicious hot snack at winter afternoon started social hour with full band live music by subhas Tolia. Program started with Hindu tradition by offering prayer to Lod Ganesh ji and Goddess Lakshimi along with Shri Ram and Sita......READ

Guru NANAK Dev's birthday 2018 in Riverside, California



  • Inland Sikh Education Empire celebrate on Oct. 28



Los Angeles 3 Associations- SMAP, ICS and CIAS Celebrated Diwali-

Special Guest of Honor was Bollywood Celebrity, Boby Bedi who dressed as Chhatrapati Shivaji Manaraj......READ

PRATHAM HONORS Google CEO NRI Sundar Pichai At Annual Fundraising Gala

-More than 300 guests attended the event, which raised $1.2 million-PRATHAM's Mission—“every child in school and learning well”....READ


Mahatma Gandhi Day Celebration in Hawaii on October 2, 2018 - Gandhi International Institute for Peace (GIIP) celebrated its 13th annual event to commemorate the 149th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi on Monday, October 2, 2018 in Waikiki, Honolulu.  The event included a Hawaiian blessing, an Indian spiritual invocation, and speeches from political leaders including Hon. U.S. Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, Hon. ...READ


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Inland Sikh Education Empire, Riverside, LA may Cancel Dhadrianwale’s program on October 16, 17....Following intense opposition and efforts to attack on preacher Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwale at San Jose Gurdwara by some Sikh religious leaders and groups, the management of Inland Sikh Education Empire, .... .........READ

Mahatma Gandhi’s 149th Birthday Celebrations at Dallas, TX

Wipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala along with his wife Hassena attended as Chief Guest of Honor
Allen Meagher, Irving city Council member, Texas State Representative Matt Rinaldi attended as Special Guests....READ


On rare occasions, we find an amazingly moving or divinely inspired composition that become a timeless sacred song or an immortal global anthem. Here are a few memorable gems...........READ


World Peace Day Celebrated By Global Peace Foundation On September 22, 2018
Keynote Speaker was Barry Simon, President,United Nations Association of the USA (UNA-USA)
The Foundation in association with Rise Against Hunger, is donating and packaging over 10,000 meals to send all over the World.........Read

Legalization of Culture of Corruption in India;
You Decide!

Times of India dated September 21st, 2018.  “Govt. of India has struck off 55,000 shell companies in the second phase of its efforts to curb illicit fund flows. Govt.  had earlier in June said that it has identified 2.25 lakh companies? The Corporate Affairs Ministry has already struck off 2.26 lakh such other firms which were bogus and more are on the anvil....READ

NRI Darashan Singh Dhanjan taken into custody suspected of killing daughter-in-law's parents in their homeand. Prosecutors could seek death

Fresno Police says: A family dispute ended with the deaths of two people and one man in custody Woman parents and in-laws also live in the same home......READ MORE

NRI Uka Solanki, philanthropist and owner of Big Saver Foods, Dies

The philanthropist, NRI Social Entrepreneur and Owner of Big Saver Foods grocery store Chain in LA AREA.

Mr. Uka Solanki, president and CEO of Big Saver Foods, Inc., was a strong supporter of educational and medical charity activities. He has been associated with charitable and community services in India, the United States, as well as other countries.

The Solanki philanthropy has helped provide medical attention to those in need, and donated funds for earthquake victims. The foundation has also established a girl’s school in the city of Junagadh in Gujarat, India. The Nalini Solanki-Chatralay School now educates more than 1,200 girls each year and a facility next door provides girls with disabilities the services they need to be able to attend school and to function better in everyday life.......CLICK

After Winning Two Gold medals--Anantdeep Singh also received an Honorary Plaque from the Inland Sikh Education Empire

He is more mature than his age implies, with a solid comprehension of abstract concepts, good foresight and an understanding of human nature beyond what most kids their age have.

Riverside, California Sikhs mark the 414th Anniversary- of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahibat the Inland Sikh Education Empire, Riverside, California - Guru Granth Sahib, the holy book was installed in the centre of the inner sanctuary on Bhadon Sudi 1, 1661 or August 16, 1604 with great ceremony
Guru Granth Sahib, (holy book of Sikhs)

  • India-based call centres Fraud: In US, 15 people (7 Indian and 8 others) were arrested . They are involved in the scam through 5 call centers in India that victimised over 2,000 people, resulting in over $5.5 million in losses, the US Justice Department said in a press release. Seven defendants -Mohamed Kazim Momin, Palak Kumar Patel, Mohammed Sozab Momin, Devin Bradford Pope, Nicholas Alezander Deane, Drue Kyle Riggins and Jantz Parrish Miller were arraigned before US Magistrate Judge Janet F King.

1.7 million children are fed each day by over 6000 employees-


  • Sushma Swaraj raised the H-1B issue withSecretary Mike Pompeo: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj asked the United States on Thursday to take a “non-discriminatory and predictable approach” to the H-1B visa regime, given its high impact on innovation, competitiveness and people-to-people partnership.‘’I sought Secretary Pompeo’s support to nurture our people to people links, specifically the H-1B visa regime issue,’’ she said.
  • Indian among 3 killed in Ohio, US bank shooting-Pruthviraj Kandepi 25, who hailed from Andhra Pradesh, and two others were shot dead on Thursday by the gunman identified as Omar Perez, 29. Perez was later shot dead by the police. Kandepi was working as a consultant with the bank.

Bodhi devotees Visiting India Cultural Centre of Canada-

They were keen to learn about Sikhism and the Indo-Canadian community in Canada

  • After hitting fresh lows of 71.97 per US dollar, the Indian rupee on Wednesday, managed to recover over 20 paise to close at 71.75 per US dollar.

    Rupee Is 'Joker in The Pack' for RBI, JPMorgan's Chinoy Says:India is having trouble creating enough new jobs for its massive workforce or enough wealth to broaden its middle class.That may seem like an absurd description for India.Yet the reality is that even at its current pace, India is having trouble creating enough new jobs for its massive workforce ... ..READ

  • USCustoms Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement arrested 364 crimina including six Sikhs and Other nationalities such as Colombia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Saudi Arabia and and Ukraine

Los Angeles, IALA Celebrates 72nd India Independence Day- Attended by Congressman Sherman, Consulate General of Sri Lanka Ms Swarna Gunaratne , representative of Consulate General of India Asit Datta

BAPS Charities Supports The Environment  By Providing 300,000 Trees

BAPS Charities celebrates a three-year partnership with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) through its Walk Green initiative, a series of walkathons hosted by BAPS Charities across  North America.

Store Owner Tarlok Singh stabbed to death in New Jersey

Tarlok Singh, 55, a Sikh, Newark man, who worked at the Park Deli & Grocery on North Park Street and Burchard Avenue in East Orange, was stabbed  around 9.00 a.m.

 ‘India is at a crucial crossroads’; Sam Pitroda appeals NRIs for help
Mr. Sam Pitroda is Chairman of the Overseas Congress
Madhu Yaskhi, former MP and AICC Secretary Spoke about the challenges to Indian democracy

Cerritos City of California appointed NRI Dilip Butani as Director of Southeast Los Angeles County Workforce Development Board

P.C.S. Chicago Hosted 18th Annual “Punjabi Youth Graduation & Scholarship Awards Night”. Professor Mohanbir Singh Sawhney's Keynote speach inspired students and parents. Kevindeep Singh Atwal a motivating youth speaker

The World Refugee Day was celebrated at Yellow Chilli Banquet Hall, in Buena Park, CA-Event was organized by Kamlesh Chauhan and Dr. Amrit Nehru  Emcee, Ms. Vasu Pawar

It’s a Wrap: Kaur Foundation and the 2017 – 2018 School Year- The Foundation continued its mission to promote inclusiveness through an understanding of diversity by participating in conferences, working with teachers in their classrooms and increasing the Foundation’s online library of resources available for teachers’ use.

Lions Club of Little India Installation Ceremony- Kantilal Shah Unanimously Elected President of Lions Club of Little India

India BJP's Nationl Spokesperson Amana Sinha addresses Los Angeles Indian community--

The event was organized by OFBJP-LA at Sanatan Dharma Temple on June 18th, 2018

4th International Yoga Day at Gandhi Memorial in Dallas. Organized by MGMNT in partnership with Consulate General of India. -Mahatma Gandhi Memorial of North Texas (MGMNT) in partnership with Consulate General of India, Houston organized Fourth International Day of Yoga on Sunday June 17, 2018--


--Thousands of legal immigration slots would be slashed under House plan-- Tens of thousands of immigrants will be barred from entering the country

--ICE arrests more than 100 workers in raid on Ohio meat supplier

Sessions limits asylum claims, citing federal law, widespread fraud, 'unacceptable' backlog of cases…......the immigration system, including the asylum process, has been "completely shattered"

Best of Richmond, BC, Canada -Richmond's Best business and organizations were recognized by a prominent Newspaper....NRI Balwant Sanghera is one of the 20 of Richmond's Best: individuals, who help make Richmond what it is. Their contribution towards building a healthy ,vibrant community

Shivaji Maharaj America Parivaar (SMAP) celebrated 344th Rajyabhishek (coronation) Anniversary of Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on Friday June 8, 2018. The event took place in Himalayan Cuisine, Artesia, CA and was attended by over 200 people. 

International Student Visit India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas in Richmond
Highway to Heaven is one of the most popular places for visitors in Richmond, BC Canada
It is a great honour for us at the Gurdwara to accommodate them and share with them the

Delta Air Lines to fly nonstop from the India for first time in a decade-Delta ended its non-stop service to Mumbai in 2009.The flights will begin next year and either depart from New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport or Delta's home base at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, but the airline has not made a final decision.
Facebook, Google face first GDPR complaints over “forced consent Schrems argues that the companies are using a strategy of “forced consent” to continue processing the individuals’ personal data — when in fact the law requires that users be given a free choice unless a consent is strictly necessary

Jasmin Human Services to celebrate Mother's day and Father's day-Aparna Hande was recognized as the Mother of the community and Ravji Patel as Father of the community for their selfless dedication and community services.

If you’re a U.S. citizen with a valid passport, you’re able to freely travel to 177 different countries and territories around the globe without having to apply for a travel visa before departing. That’s out of about 218 possible destinations, meaning you can see over 80% of the world without
80 students from Washington Visit India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak- Highway to Heaven is one of the most popular places for visitors in Richmond, BC Canada
H-1B abuse: Bay Area tech workers from India paid a pittance, feds say ...some of the H-1B employees that Cloudwick brought from India with promised salaries of up to $8,300 per month instead received as little as $800 net per month
Global Peace Foundation, Inc. organizes Women Leadership Summit Saturday, April 21, 2018 - Westminster, California ......Manorama S. Gupta, MD, Alan Ford, Dilip Butani and Prem Guragain were honored by City of Cerritos, City of Artesia and City of Westminster for their Community Services.
Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America's LA Chapter hosted a Two-Day Convention To Raise Awareness of Hindu Values.... organized by the Local Community Leaders, the Chapter Convener, Prof. Keshav Patel, the Chapter President Kaushik Patel, Mr. Pratap More, Mr. Ravjibhai Patel,
Cultural programs of the year, "Rangla Punjab 2018" organized by the Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago (PCS), was celebrated with great success. ...The Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago is an all-volunteer not-for-profit community service organization
Southern California offered tribute to Shri Shivaji Maharaj On April 3rd, 2018...Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj founded Hindavi Swarajya (a State created by the People for the People) back in seventeenth century.

U.S. attorney general renews calls to prosecute first-time border crossers: Sessions is doing something productive-2018 Make America Free again

H-1B visas for foreign-born tech workers now closed until 2019-limited availability of H-1B visas potentially affects every company in the US……Foreign citizens make up almost three quarters of the area's tech workforce,

India to sell 76 percent stake in state-run carrier Air India --along with roughly $5.1 billion of the state-run carrier's debt,





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