First Booker International winner for an Indian language, Geetanjali Shree shines a light on many writers of the score through Tomb of Sand TopicsBooker Price | novels | political novels Geetanjali Shree, the 65-year-old author from New Delhi, made literary history when her Hindi novel, Ret Samadhi – translated into English by Daisy Rockwell …

“Jackson basically led me from topic to topic,” Mathes said. “But once I was introduced to the Women’s National Indian Association [WNIA], it seemed to me that I had acquired a real desire to tell their story. The association is so embedded in Indian history that scholars of women’s history have ignored it. “So starting …

Author Geetanjali Shree’s Hindi novel “Tomb of Sand” has become the first book in any Indian language to win the prestigious International Booker Prize. At a ceremony in London on Thursday, the New Delhi-based writer said she was completely overwhelmed by the ‘thunderclap’ as she accepted her award, worth £50,000 and shared with the English …

PaaWee Rivera, Pueblo de Pojoaque, defends tribal nations in the White House. He is a senior adviser to the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs. Isabella Guzman has been nominated by President Joe Biden to be the administrator of the US Small Business Administration. She was sworn in to the position in March. It represents …

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(Eds: Updated with more quotes, details) Tokyo, May 23 (PTI) India and Japan are “natural partners” and Japanese investment has played an important role in India’s development journey, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday, stressing that the global community is witnessing an extraordinary scale and speed of infrastructure and capacity development in the country. …

India and Japan are “natural partners” and Japanese investment has played an important role in India’s development journey, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday, stressing that the global community is witnessing a scale and extraordinary speed of infrastructure and capacity development in the country. . Addressing the Indian community here on …

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Japan, Krishna devotees at the ISKCON temple in Tokyo expressed their joy in glorifying Krishna and Indian culture in foreign countries including Japan. Expressing exuberance in spreading Indian culture through Shrimad Bhagavad Geeta across the world, one of the devotees said, “I have the holy book of …

aawaz.com, one of the largest Indian language podcast networks, has launched its Gujarati edition. At launch, the service will offer twelve original audio broadcasts in Gujarati, including inspiring stories of great Indian leaders, the significance of Gujarat’s famous temples, compelling stories behind the creation of iconic Gujarati musical hits, and storytelling short by Munshi Premchand. …

Reacting to the ongoing language dispute in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) regards all Indian languages ​​as the soul of Indianness. Addressing a meeting of BJP national bureau members in Jaipur on Friday via video conference, Prime Minister Modi said: “In recent days we have …

Published on May 17, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. Shondiin Goldsmith Arizona Mirror The Gila River Indian Community has received a $4.4 million grant to help improve broadband Internet service access and usage among tribal citizens. The network expansion will contribute to telehealth, distance learning, affordable internet services, economic growth and digital inclusion efforts, according to …

In the run-up to the 2022 federal election, Australian politicians have spared no gesture, promise, gimmick or appeal to woo Indo-Australian voters who now constitute the second largest migrant community in the country. But the fissures and factions within the Australian-Indian community lay bare the pitfalls of a campaign that has yet to note the …

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — Families took to the Lenape Trail at Little Lehigh Parkway on Saturday to see the first phase of a historic redevelopment project. “I’m so excited, when we found Lenape Village we thought it was great for us to drop by,” said Courtney Renolds who drove 40 minutes Saturday morning so she and …

Raising awareness in countries across continents has been one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s most significant political achievements. During his visits abroad, Modi never misses an opportunity to reach out to the Indian community abroad and bond with them on a common heritage and shared aspirations as members of the one of the richest and …

Image source – Instagram Priyanka Chopra has made Indians proud. She always makes it a point to celebrate any Indian festival in the United States with her friends. She also marks every occasion with a Hindu puja. Well, PeeCee has proven that she is a desi girl and always will be. In a recent interview, …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 12, 2022 PRESIDENT BIDEN’S REMARKS AT THE COVID-19 GLOBAL SUMMITResidence Library(Pre-recorded) THE PRESIDENT: Good morning, everyone. Thank you for coming together for the second COVID-19 Global Summit. You know, and a special thank you to the leaders of Belize, Germany, Indonesia, Senegal for – for co-hosting this summit with the United States. …

2:15 p.m.: Starting today, the game and the show will be available in English and Hindi. Google is also collaborating with Tinkle and Amar Chitra Katha to teach young people bottom-up internet safety. That concludes today’s discussion. See you soon! 2:10 p.m.: Sapna Chadha, Senior Director of Marketing for Google India and SEA, announces the …

Karl Bodmer was a European of many names and accomplishments, but his reputation received a transatlantic boost in 1832. That year, Prince Maximilian, a Prussian explorer, ethnologist and naturalist, was planning an expedition to the North American frontier and, in a rare moment of humility, realized he needed a professional artist to complement his own …

NNA | Update: 09 May 2022 11:27 STI Doha [Qatar]May 09 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan interacted with the Indian community in Qatar on Monday during his three-day official visit to the country.“Great pleasure to interact with Qatar’s diverse Indian community at a reception hosted by the Embassy of India …

Doha [Qatar]May 09 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan interacted with the Indian community in Qatar on Monday during his three-day official visit to the country. “Great pleasure to interact with the diverse Indian community in Qatar at a reception hosted by the Indian Embassy in Qatar as part of #AzadiKaAmritMahotsav. …

Reading time: 4 minutes Australian Labor Party leader Anthony Albanese met with selected members of Sydney’s Indian community in Western Sydney on May 6. As a guest of the Hindu Council of Australia (HCA), he was joined by prominent members of his team, including Kristina Kenneally Shadow Minister for Home Affairs, Michelle Rowland (member of …

On Saturday, Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan stressed the need to revive ancient Indian culture and restore the principles of “Sanatan dharma” through proper education in the country. Inaugurating a school in Kalan block in Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh, the governor of Kerala said there was a need to work to revive the country’s …

Veteran actor Victor Banerjee will play the role of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore in the Indo-Argentinian film Thinking of Him. In an exclusive interview with IndiaToday.in, Victor Banerjee spoke about the language debate that erupted on Twitter a few days ago. INDIA IS A MAGNIFICENT NECKLACE AND LANGUAGES ARE GEMS: BANERJEE Speaking about the language …

Tashina Red Hawk was crowned Miss Indian World last weekend at the Gathering of Nations powwow in Albuquerque. The 18-year-old Sicangu Lakota woman competed with 23 competitors for the title which began in 1984. Miss Indian World 2022-23 Tashina Red Hawk, Sicangu Lakota. (Photo courtesy of Gathering Nations website) This week marked National Awareness Day …

INDIAN COMMUNITY OF GILA RIVER, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) – The Gila River Indian Community is receiving nearly $4.5 million to help bridge a deep digital divide and improve affordable high-speed internet access for the community’s 23,000 tribal members. The federal grant, which was announced Wednesday, is part of a $77 million injection of funding into …

Manuelito Wheeler, Diné, is the director of the Navajo Nation Museum. Along with a team, Wheeler helped bring “Star Wars: A New Hope” to Navajo-language movie screens. On this May 4, Wheeler tells how this project unfolded. Dawn LeBeau, Cheyenne River Lakota, photographed a herd of sick bison for a feature in The New York …

Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Shri Anurag Thakur said cinema, as a soft power, can play a major role in the national brand initiative. Addressing the farewell session of the two-day seminar in Mumbai via video message, Shri Thakur said, “The Indian film industry and the government today recognize the potential of culture at the …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that it is “inclusiveness and cultural diversity” that makes the Indian community feel alive at all times and these values ​​have been nurtured among Indians for thousands of years. Addressing the Indian community settled in Denmark during his visit to the Nordic nation, Modi also …

TDT | manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The Minister of Labor and Social Development, Jamil bin Muhammad Ali Humaidan, hailed the valuable contributions of the Indian community to the development process witnessed by Bahrain. This came as Humaidan, who is also chairman of the board of directors of the Labor …

New Delhi: Former Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was seen in a viral video at a nightclub in Kathmandu. The viral video apparently has a nightclub in the background with people around it seen drinking. Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) taking snaps at the Congress leader’s party shared the video. BJP IT director Amit Malviya accused Gandhi …

Prime Minister Modi said that over the past eight years, India has made rapid progress in all sectors Prime Minister Modi said that over the past eight years, India has made rapid progress in all sectors Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Monday that a resurgent new India has decided to move forward with determination and …

Bhubaneswar: Odia’s feature film Adieu GODARD won the best film award in the Indian language competition of the 27th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF), which ended on May 1. The film is an Indo-French co-production. It was produced by Swastik Arthouse in collaboration with FilmStop Entertainment and Les Films de la Haute-Vallée. Exquisitely shot in …

PANAMA CITY/NEW DELHI, May 1: Minister of State for External Affairs Meenakshi Lekhi, who is on an official visit to Panama, interacted with the Indian community in the country’s capital and also visited and participated in a Hindu temple to a garba dance.In tweets, MoS Lekhi said the Indian community in Panama plays an important …

MoS Lekhi interacts with the Indian community in Panama and joins the garba dance at the Hindu temple Panama City/New Delhi, May 1 (UNI) Minister of State for External Affairs Meenakshi Lekhi, who is on an official visit to Panama, interacted with the Indian community in the country’s capital and also visited a Hindu temple …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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. (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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 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 …

“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 …

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 …

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 …

The Sharma sisters are new in the ton Bridgerton Season 2. While the Netflix series has been praised for its inclusive characters, the Sharmas are the first to come from South Asia. Being Indian and growing up away from London means Kate and Edwina had a more worldly upbringing. Bridgerton Season 2 did the job …

Now Open – Ribbon Cutting April 2022 JACKSON, miss., March 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Tribal Edge Insurance, an American Indian-owned brokerage firm, is thrilled to announce that it has opened its doors. Tribal Edge was created to address the unique challenges and opportunities each tribe faces. Our approach is simple: we build a custom solution …

The 5th India-Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs Consultation was held in New Delhi on Monday, March 28. It was co-chaired by the Secretary of Bharain (Consular Affairs, Passports, Visas and Overseas Indian Affairs) at the Ministry of External Affairs, Dr Ausaf Sayeed, and Under Secretary for Political Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr …

Cherrah Giles, Muscogee and Cherokee, is the president of the National Resource Center for Native Women. She is in her second term and joins the ICT newscast to talk about her role with women. ICT journalist and producer Kalle Benallie, Diné, recently profiled the Mad River Brewing Company. The native-owned brewery has signed an agreement …

A country’s art and culture are one of the main sources of soft power from which its international relations benefit. From hosting numerous cultural festivals to returning cultural artefacts from abroad, the Indian government has stepped up its efforts to promote India’s cultural richness. India being one of the world’s leading exporters of cultural goods, …

ESCANABA — At the March 18 meeting of the UP State Fair Authority, Kenneth Meshigaud, Tribal Chairman of the Hannahville Indian Community, presented the Fair Board with a check for $55,000 as Grand Champion Presenter. “The Indian community of Hannahville is very proud to be able to sponsor the UP State Fair, Michigan’s …

Details By Tamara Ikenberg March 24, 2022 This weekend and next week, Indian Country visual artists and performers will roll the stereotypes, sporting their native self-expression on their sleeves and dancing like a storm. Events include a superimposed look at Native clothing and ornaments, a hoop-dancing extravaganza, a lyrical encounter with powerful Native American poetesses, …

Indian Embassy Second Secretary Padma Kari and ICC President PN Baburajan with other officials at a press conference. Doha: Celebrations marking the Qatar-MENASA Year of Culture (YoC) 2022 are set to continue as the Indian Cultural Center (ICC) has launched the next edition of the Indian Community Festival themed “Passage to India 2022”. The festival …

This week, NDN Collective released a new climate justice report titled “Faulty Infrastructure and the Impacts of the Dakota Access Pipeline.” The organization’s founder, Nick Tilsen, Oglala Lakota, outlines the report’s findings and calls on the Biden administration to shut down the pipeline. Cora McGuire-Cyrette, Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek, is the Executive Director of the Ontario …

CHATHAM TOWNSHIP, NJ – The colors are bright like the flowers of spring, and those observing Holi celebrated it all, and the love, as winter turned to spring in the Chathams. A gathering of around 165 people Sunday at the baseball field near the Chatham Municipal Building was the first public celebration of Holi here …

The announcement came a day after Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi held talks on boosting trade relations and cooperation in key areas such as migration, mobility and education during of the second Virtual India-Australia Summit. Mr Morrison said: ‘We have made great strides in defence, maritime cooperation, science, technology, clean …

Governor Mangubhai Patel said Indian culture is the promoter of eternal knowledge and culture all over the world. The rich tradition of sacrifice and penance of the wise and the munis for the welfare of humanity and their knowledge is the priceless heritage of our culture. He said Maharishi Gautam’s philosophy of justice says that …

With the ebb of the third wave of the pandemic in India, the live music industry is showing signs of revival. This weekend, the three days Ekatvam Holi Music Festival will take place at Bangalore Gayana Samaja. Combined with the color festival, the music festival will be spread over 12 concerts by emerging and recognized …

Mr Morrison thanked the Indo-Australian community for the love and care they have shown to their families and all Australians. Mr Albanese said Holi has become a fixture on the Australian calendar and has been a great welcome gift to the country. Immigration Minister Alex Hawke said he hopes this Holi will be filled with …

Sunil Singh in his Papa John’s franchise in Maryland. PHOTO: Sunil Singh The story of sixty-two-year-old Sunil Singh wasn’t born out of a reel script – it’s a true story filled with hard work and determination. In 1994, he started life in the United States with just $300, struggled to manage several menial jobs over …

Native Voices at the Autry has new leadership, and she definitely knows her way around the stage. DeLanna Studi, a Cherokee citizen, is president of the Native American National Committee of SAG-AFTRA and artistic director of Native Voices at Autry. Additionally, she is a 2022 American Artists Fellow. Scott Sixkiller Sinquah grew up watching his …

Ho-Chunk citizen and U.S. Representative Sharice Davids joins the ICT newscast to discuss key legislation in Washington, D.C. From the Violence Against Women Act to humanitarian aid in Ukraine, Davids shares more. Kenneth “Tuffy” Helgeson, Assiniboine, is working to address language loss in his country. He started teaching his language when he was 18 and …

It represents respect for all other religions, truth, universal peace and brotherhood, says Thaawarchand Gehlot It represents respect for all other religions, truth, universal peace and brotherhood, says Thaawarchand Gehlot Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot said on Monday that there is a need to further enhance Indian culture and heritage to instill prosperity in the society and …

“Something Inside Is Broken” tells the true story of native people whose entire way of life was destroyed. It follows Johann Sutter who exploited and enslaved indigenous people to build an empire in the early history of the state of California. Jack Kohler, Hoopa, is the writer, composer and director of the game. He shares …

Bobbie Conner shows how she wears her headscarf at the Tamástslikt Cultural Institute gift shop near Pendleton, Oregon. Anna King/Northwest News Network. Brandi Morin lives outside of Edmonton, Alberta, and she says close to her Cree nationthere is a large Ukrainian population. “My heart was overwhelmed by what was happening,” Morin said. She says that …

Mohammed Farhad had to travel 2,955 kilometers from his home country of India to Bahrain for his return to action under the BRAVE Combat Federation banner after 12 months since he last set foot times in the cage. Luckily for him, the 32-year-old veteran need not feel far from home as Bahrain’s Indian community gathered …

BRAINERD – Introducing others to the Ojibwe nation and its culture, Bemidji State University professor and author Anton Treuer sought to open a dialogue, without judgment, to create pathways to a future with understanding . After a brief introduction to his book, “Everything You Wanted to Know About the Indians But Were Afraid to Ask,” …

For Hilary Duff, who works with Indian actor Suraj Sharma in her latest show, how i met your fathergave him the opportunity to learn all about the rich Indian culture and its vibrancy. “Being friends with Suraj opened our eyes [to Indian culture] many. I never had the privilege of going to India. Corn [after …

Marty Two Bulls Jr. is an Oglala Lakota citizen and a 2022 United States Artist Fellowship recipient. He is a full-time faculty member at Oglala Lakota College. He joins the newscast to talk about what this scholarship means to him. Brent Cahwee, Pawnee and Euchee, break down basketball: from high school state tournaments and NCAA …

Pyet DeSpain, Prairie Band of Potawatomi and Mexican, was crowned the winner of FOX’s “Next Level Chef” cooking competition last week. She joins the show to talk about her experience and the difficult path it took to make her success a reality. The Sundance Institute recently hired a new director to take over the Indigenous …

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) – The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) announced Friday, Feb. 18, that it has reached an agreement with Tom Mogush of Taconite Broadcasting Inc. to purchase its radio stations in Marquette. The KBIC currently owns WCUP “Eagle Country” 105.7 FM and WGLI “the Rockin’ Eagle” 98.7 FM. Mogush, owned Q107-WMQT “Marquette’s Heritage …

Ariba Omar, 12, has been nominated in the ‘One to Watch’ category of the New South Wales Women of the Year Awards. The Kooringal High School 7th grader started participating in fundraising events with his parents at Wagga Wagga eight years ago. Ariba said it raised funds through the sale of merchandise for the Cancer …

The 112 acres of land the Prairie Island Indian community owns in West Lakeland Township could soon be placed in federal trust, according to a notice of intent issued by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Once the old Mogren Sod Farm becomes part of the reserve, it is no longer subject to local taxes, laws …

The Sydney-based Cricket Australia ambassador said he felt “incredibly heartbroken” when he started reading the headlines. Warne, 52, was found unconscious in a villa in Koh Samui, Thailand, and could not be revived after being taken to Thai International Hospital. The news of his death has sparked a wave of emotion across the world and …