Tribal leaders and advocates are eyeing their communities’ futures with more hope after priority bills for Native leaders made it across the legislative finish line last week.  “I say unequivocally there’s never been a better time to be Indigenous and live in the state of Nevada,” said Stacey Montooth, executive director of the Nevada Indian …

As they say, you need a village. But for LilaNur, a new perfume brand launched at Bergdorf Goodman, it takes two countries, a network of skilled artisans and an international network of connections. LilaNur, which seeks to combine Indian philosophies and ingredients with Western perfume techniques, will bow to the retailer with 10 storage units, …

Garba’s season is back and the Indian Culture & Language Club – or ICLC – is welcoming the Penn State community to celebrate. According to Shashwat Shekhar, President of ICLC, Garba is a traditional Indian festival that “celebrates the female deity for over nine nights filled with traditional music, food and Dandiya dancing”. Shekhar (senior …

Details Through Tamara Ikenberg September 30, 2021 Indian Country takes off, stage and taste buds for a week of events that will seduce all the senses. Unmissable moments include a concert where recording superstars will use their music to advance Indigenous education, a vivid exploration of indigeness, a tasty celebration of Indian taco, and a …

The District of South Dakota has been an “Indian country district” since territorial days. What is now South Dakota was and is home to several different tribes that are commonly and collectively referred to as the “Sioux.” In the 1868 Fort Laramie Treaty, all of the land west of the Missouri River, in what is …

Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz said the program received an allocation of RM20 million, of which RM5 million came from the 2021 budget and an additional RM15 million from the Protection Assistance Program. Economic and Rakyat (PERMAI) of Malaysia. – Photo by Bernama KUALA LUMPUR (September 29): The government has provided loans …

The Australian Indian community has expressed its displeasure at the “sarcastic” comments from Queensland’s Annastacia Palaszczuk asking who would want to travel to India at this time. The Australian South Asian Forum said the comments were “unwarranted and must be protested.” Photo courtesy of Bigstock Asked about the possibility that Australians could travel abroad by …

Pooja Manchanda has not been home to see his family for almost three years. Key points: There are approximately 75,000 people in the Queensland Indian community Some wondered why the PM singled out India with his comments In a statement, her office said Ms. Palaszczuk was highlighting the problem of approving international travel anywhere. “The …

The Indian community of Fort Belknap was one of 12 tribes selected by the Department of Justice to participate in the expansion of the Tribal Access Program for National Crime Information. The program helps tribal governments access, enter, and exchange data with national crime information systems, including systems operated by the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information …

Ballia (UP): Uttar Pradesh Minister Anand Swaroop Shukla said Lord Ram, Krishna and Shiva were the ancestors of Indian Muslims and they should bow down to the land and culture of India. In provocative remarks here, the Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs also said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister of Uttar …