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Since the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VII), signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson, Title VII has become a staple in private workplaces across the country. Amended over the years, Title VII has become synonymous with protection from sexual harassment in the workplace following allegations by Professor Anita Hill against …

WASHINGTON (AP) — A seemingly divided Supreme Court on Wednesday heard arguments about Oklahoma’s power to prosecute certain crimes on Native American lands, following a 2020 high court ruling. Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the only member of the court who did not participate in the previous case. Barrett, who joined the court later in 2020 …

The iconic Merrie Monarch Festival took place on the Big Island of Hawai’i this weekend. The festival was established in 1963 to perpetuate and preserve the art of hula, language and music. The festival serves as a competition to find the best hula groups of the year. Starr Kalāhiki is a gifted Hawaiian singer who …

By Terry Campo (April 27, 2022, 4:47 p.m. EDT) — At the urging of the State of Oklahoma, on April 27, the United States Supreme Court heard arguments in Oklahoma v. Castro-Huerta, a case that tests whether the states can prosecute non-Native Americans for crimes committed in Indian Country, especially since those crimes involve non-Native …

By MARK SHERMAN and KEN MILLER – Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A seemingly divided Supreme Court heard arguments on Wednesday about Oklahoma’s power to prosecute certain crimes on Native American lands, following a 2020 high court ruling. The outcome likely depends on Judge Amy Coney Barrettthe only member of the court who did not …

Known as the “performance kings of K-pop,” South Korean boy band SEVENTEEN have embarked on a world tour after two years of the pandemic, and India is right there on the artists’ minds. the Rock with you and I don’t want to cry The hitmakers, who successfully write, produce and choreograph their music, made history …

Joaqlin EstusIndian country today ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Dr. Gordon L. Pullar Sr, a longtime Alutiiq educator and author in Alaska, died April 18 after a long illness. He was 78 years old. Pullar was a teacher and mentor to dozens of students, a researcher and author who helped revitalize the Alutiiq culture, and a leader …

Jessie Taken Alive-Rencountre, Hunkpapa Lakota, won the Great Plains Emerging Tribal Writer Award for her first book, “Pet’a Shows Misun the Light” in 2017. Since then, she has published three other children’s books. His latest work is called “Rainbows in December”. Madison Hammond, Navajo and San Felipe Pueblo, is the first Indigenous player in the …

Associated press OKLAHOMA CITY — Enoch Kelly Haney, artist, Seminole Nation leader and Oklahoma state legislator, has died at age 81. Haney’s death was announced Saturday by Brian Palmer, Deputy Chief of the Seminole Nation. A cause of death was not immediately released. “With a heavy heart, the Seminole Nation woke up to the news …

Last week, US Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona visited New Mexico. He met students from the Santa Fe Indian School and traveled to Jemez Pueblo. After his visit, he sat down with ICT to explain the message he brought: that the voice of students and educators is essential. Daryl Black Eagle Jamieson is a citizen …

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers on Friday announced the creation of a state office of environmental justice within the administration department. Evers signed an executive order creating the position during a ceremony at Franklin’s Indian Community School. The Evers administration says, “The Office of Environmental Justice (OEJ) will facilitate collaboration among state agencies to promote environmentally …

NNA | Update: April 22, 2022 2:02 p.m. STI New Delhi [India]Apr 22 (ANI): India’s Chief Election Commissioner, Sushil Chandra, has urged the Indian community living in South Africa and Mauritius to register as overseas voters as the numbers current ones are extremely low.He also shared with members that the extension of the Electronically Transmitted …

DALLAS (KDAF) – Summer is about to be here and the festivities are already lining up. On May 21, the third annual Festival of Joy returns to Klyde Warren Park from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. This free festival is a celebration of Indian culture and spirituality. There’s something for everyone on this day filled …

A delegation from the Election Commission of India (ECI) led by the Chief Electoral Commissioner of India, Shri Sushil Chandra visited South Africa and Mauritius from 9 to 19 April 2022. During During this visit, a series of meetings took place with the Electoral Commission of South Africa. and Mauritius as well as interactions with …

BARAGA, Mich. (WJMN) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced this week that the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) has been awarded $75,000 through the Environmental Justice Small Grants Program. The grant will be used to provide support to identify legacy and current environmental pollutants in the community. In addition, an environmental risk assessment will …

BARAGA, Mich. (WLUC) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Tuesday awarded $75,000 to the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) under the Environmental Justice Small Grants Program. The funding will provide support to identify past and present environmental pollutants in the community, conduct an environmental risk assessment, and develop materials to disseminate project results. …

Pauly Denetclaw is Diné and ICT’s new political correspondent based in Washington. She joins the newscast and gives us insight into Indigenous politicians. Rebecca Landsberry-Baker is a citizen of the Muscogee Nation and has been working on a new documentary since 2019. The documentary is about the Muscogee Nation and freedom of the press. ICT …

Details By Neely Bardwell April 16, 2022 the Native American Rights Fund (NARF) celebrates its 50th anniversary with a gala in Denver tonight. NARF, the leading legal defense organization for Native Americans across Indian Country, was actually established in 1970 but is celebrating its 50th anniversary two years late as COVID-19 pandemic restrictions have prevented …

Taipei, April 15 (CNA) An art exhibition aimed at showcasing India’s rich culture opened at the Indian Representative Office in Taipei on Friday with more than a dozen works by a local Indian artist showing how his art is influenced by sculptures found at famous ancient sites. caves in India. The “Into the Caves of …

Compiled by C.ARUNO, CHAN MAY THENG and R. ARAVINTHAN The Indian community in Senai, Johor, hopes its request for a new Tamil school in the area will attract the attention of the government, Makkal Osai has reported. Several Indian non-governmental organizations and others have noted that this has been a major demand from the community …

Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, Ramah Navajo Chapter officials and members of the Ramah School Board in Ramah, New Mexico on April 13, 2022. Photo: Office of the Nation’s President and Vice President Navajo The Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 14, 2022 President Nez discusses ARPA infrastructure priorities …

PUNE Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) has entered into an agreement with the American Institute of Indian Studies, an international center of the University of Pune, to enable students not only in Africa and Afghanistan, but also in the United United to study Indian culture, language and culture. civic life PUNE Savitribai Phule Pune University …

Pupils and staff at Gilwern Primary School continued the journey of a lifetime on Friday the 8thand April with a virtual hike that will see them circle the world. The project, which began in October 2021, will raise funds for charity and promote students’ understanding of different countries and cultures, with a current focus on …

Clémentine Bordeaux, a Sicangu Lakota researcher, worked on a report called “Brightening the Spotlight”. It was created to shed light on underfunded Indigenous performing arts. The report was funded by the First Peoples Fund and NORC at the University of Chicago. We learn more about what they found. Sarah Manning, Shoshone & Paiute, is the …

Journalist and filmmaker Stewart Huntington tells more about the Remembering The Children memorial. The monument received a $2 million grant in Rapid City, South Dakota. He will go to the hillside to honor the Native children who died at the Rapid City Indian School. Brendan Strong, an Ojibwe citizen of Red Lake, is a distance …

April 11, 2022 the School of Letters and International Cultures held its annual meeting Language Fair online last month for the second consecutive year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event, which has been going on for almost 25 years, highlights the activities of the university more than 20 language programs to prospective Arizona high …

PRAIRIE ISLAND INDIAN COMMUNITY — It’s spring break, but Kennesey Taylor Western Boy is spending his free time memorizing Dakota words for things like fried bread and sweet buns. “Ooh. You have some tough ones,” teacher Barry Hand told Western Boy. The word list is long, but Western Boy said his team is ready for …

India is set to launch its digital games research initiative to develop high-end technologies for an immersive gaming environment in a bid to promote and popularize Indian culture, a senior official has said. The Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) Digital Games Research Initiative will have three R&D verticals in learning and leisure game platforms; …

The Indian community in Ghana has said it will expand its business activities as part of efforts to boost investment and increase its economic ties with the country. He said with a population of almost 17,000 currently in Ghana, the community will engage its businessmen and women in expanding economic activities in the country. Three …

Details By Darren Thompson April 08, 2022 Tahlequah, Okla.—The nation’s most populous federally recognized tribe also boasts the largest, by square footage, and most comprehensive health center operated by any tribe in Indian Country. The Cherokee Nation Health Services (CNHS) is the largest tribally run health care system in the United States. He opened the …

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University has launched a new graduate partnership with the Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) and Indian Country Today (ICT) to help an outstanding NAJA member pursue a masters in the school 2022-2023 year and produce content for the national ICT audience. The Cronkite/ICT …

New Delhi: Union Minister for Trade and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution and Textiles, Shri Piyush Goyal called on the Indian community in Australia to celebrate the International Day of Yoga on the 21stst June at 75 iconic locations in Australia to mark 75and India Independence Day. “I am sure the world will …

Washington, April 8: While Shonda Rhimes’ ‘Bridgerton’ Season 2 is sensational for many reasons, the show’s portrayal of Indian culture has made it even more special for all Indians, and now that also includes global star Priyanka Chopra. . Former Miss World, Priyanka Chopra took to her Instagram Stories to send her token of love …

NEW DELHI: The Scientific and Technical Research Board (SERB), a central statutory body under the Ministry of Science and Technology, will soon launch an indigenous “digital games research” initiative to develop innovative high-end R&D capabilities. range and prototypes of immersive games with a focus on Indian culture and value system, community centered games, fine arts …

NCUIH Testifies at Two Congressional Hearings Regarding Critical Urban Indian Health Funding FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC (April 5, 2022) – Sonya Tetnowski (Makah Tribe), President-elect and CEO of the Santa Clara Valley Indian Health Center, National Council of Urban Indian Health (NCUIH), testified before the Domestic Appropriations Subcommittee of the House in connection with …

Kovind noted that the Indian community in the Netherlands is the largest ethnic Indian diaspora in continental Europe with over 200,000 members of the Hindustani-Surinam community. Archive image of President Ram Nath Kovind. Reuters Amsterdam: The safety, security, welfare and well-being of all Indian citizens abroad is a priority for the nation, President Ram Nath …

The safety, security, welfare and well-being of all Indian citizens abroad is a priority for the nation, President Ram Nath Kovind has said while praising the achievements of the Diaspora who have taken small measures to formulate the policies of their respective countries and play a role in “changing the geopolitics of the region”. “The …

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland, second from right, speaks during a meeting on tribal water issues in the Colorado River Basin in Albuquerque, New Mexico, March 28, 2022. Photo : US Department of the InteriorIt is high time to end double taxation in Indian country Thursday, April 7, 2022 By Gavin Clarkson Here is the text …

The safety, security, welfare and welfare of all Indian citizens abroad is a priority for the nation, President Ram Nath Kovind has said while praising the achievements of the Diaspora who have made small not towards the formulation of the policies of their respective countries. and play a role in “the evolution of …

The National Virtual Cultural Library of India has documented over 2.98 lakh of digital artifacts and over 34 lakh of bibliographic entries. This national digital repository project was implemented by the government in collaboration with IIT Bombay, Mumbai. Aiming to provide a platform for the “digital preservation of various cultural objects and to create awareness …

The Australia-India Economic and Trade Cooperation Agreement is the result of decade-long negotiations between the two countries. Australian Trade Minister Dan Tehan and his Indian counterpart Piyush Goyal signed the agreement in a virtual ceremony on April 2 with the prime ministers of the two countries virtually present. Today we are turning a new page …

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on the occasion of Ugadi on Saturday urged the youths to retain and protect Indian culture as well as understand the significance of every Indian festival. Strengthening relationships between people of different cultures, according to the vice president, improves societal cohesion. The Vice President, speaking at Swarna Bharat Trust’s Ugadi …

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called on young people to preserve and protect Indian culture and understand the significance of every Indian festival. Speaking during Ugadi celebrations at Swarna Bharat Trust in Hyderabad, the Vice President said the traditional New Year festival, celebrated across the country with different names and customs such as …

Several thousand Indians are waiting to return to China, but authorities continue to deny business visas and visas even to immediate family members Several thousand Indians are waiting to return to China, but authorities continue to deny business visas and visas even to immediate family members An effective ban by Chinese authorities on travelers from …

WILLMAR – Ridgewater College and the Lower Sioux Indian Community each received $1.5 million in grants from the Minnesota Department of Jobs and Economic Development. Targeted Community Capital Project Grants are competitive grants intended to fund projects that improve access to economic development, education, or the workforce or to the underserved or economically disadvantaged. The …

Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu said on Saturday that the traditional New Year festival, celebrated across the country with different names and customs such as Ugadi, Yugadi, Gudi Padwa, Chaitra Sukladi, Cheti Chand, Sajibu Cheiraoba, Navreh is a symbol of Indian culture, reflecting its diversity and underlying unity. Speaking at the Ugadi celebrations at the …

Hyderabad, Apr 02 (PTI): Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu said on Saturday that the traditional New Year festival, celebrated across the country with different names and customs such as Ugadi, Yugadi, Gudi Padwa, Chaitra Sukladi, Cheti Chand, Sajibu Cheiraoba, Navreh is a symbol of Indian culture, reflecting its diversity and underlying unity. Speaking at …

Hollywood actor Jake Gyllenhaal, who has proven to be a big fan of all things desi, recently expressed his appreciation for Bollywood, suggesting he’s ‘mastered’ the art of being able to match dance moves to the tunes of the music between the cuts. and moments of action, depending on Hindustan times. Sharing his extensive knowledge …

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called on young people to preserve and protect Indian culture and understand the significance of every Indian festival. Naidu said the traditional New Year festival, celebrated across the country with different names and customs such as Ugadi, Yugadi, Gudi Padwa, Chaitra Sukladi, Cheti Chand, Sajibu Cheiraoba, Navreh is …

“Adi Deo Arya Devata” is a profound work by Sandhya Jain on the contribution of Adivasis to Hindu society. Unlike other cultures, the Adivasi peoples of India have given a distinct color and flavor to Hindu thought and philosophy. This work illustrates how the Adivasi people shaped the spiritual and cultural landscape of India without …

Greater Noida: In order to promote popular culture and performing arts in Greater Noida, the Greater Noida Authority has established a Department of Culture. The department was incorporated on March 31, 2022. The department will be responsible for organizing cultural events in Greater Noida on a monthly basis. The events will encourage the participation of …