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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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

New Zealand is a multicultural society with a thriving migrant population. The Kiwi-Indian community is an integral part of this country and has contributed immensely financially and through its culture. Although it is a large community, there is an ongoing need to keep its culture alive, its roots connected and integrated with the wider communities. …

As Australia’s borders reopen to the world after almost two years, the Indian community has appealed to industry and leaders in both countries to launch direct flights from Mumbai to Sydney. A petition has been launched on change.org calling on the aviation industry and leaders in Australia and India to launch direct flights between Sydney …

PTI Munich, February 20 External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met with members of the Indian community in Germany on Sunday during which he highlighted the strong dynamic of relations between the two countries. Jaishankar, who arrived here on Friday to attend the 2022 Munich Security Conference, met with community members before concluding his …

NNA | Update: February 20, 2022 3:08 p.m. STI Munich [Germany]Feb. 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar expressed his joy at meeting the Indian community in Munich on Sunday morning and said their feelings for the country were so “warming”.The foreign minister also shared the “confident national mood” with members of the community …

Munich [Germany]Feb. 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar expressed his joy at meeting the Indian community in Munich on Sunday morning and said their feelings for the country were so “warming”. The foreign minister also shared the “confident national mood” with members of the community and underlined the strong momentum of Indo-German relations. …

ST. PAUL — Juliet Rudie, a tribal member of the Lower Sioux Indian community and longtime Minnesota resident, will lead the new Minnesota Office of Missing and Murdered Native Parents as director. It is the first such office in the country, according to a press release from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. The office …

The Public Relations Department of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) will host a webinar on grace period procedures for members of the Indian community in Qatar at 7 p.m. on Monday. The webinar via the Cisco Webex platform is organized in association with the Research and Monitoring and Unified Services departments, and in collaboration with …

Doha: The Public Relations Department of the Ministry of Home Affairs, in association with the Research and Monitoring and Unified Services Departments and in collaboration with the Cultural Center of India (ICC) and the Community Benevolent Forum India (ICBF), will host a webinar on “Grace Period Procedures” for members of the Indian community in Qatar …

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met with the Indian community here on Sunday and appreciated their key role in shaping the country’s positive image in Australia and the new phase of bilateral relations. Jaishankar visited Australia from Feb. 10-13 on his first trip to the country as foreign minister. He attended the 4th Quadruple Foreign …

Melbourne: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met with the Indian community here on Sunday and appreciated their key role in shaping the country’s positive image in Australia and the new phase of bilateral relations. Jaishankar visited Australia from Feb. 10-13 on his first trip to the country as foreign minister. He attended the 4th Quadruple …

Sydney Thunder spin bowling wizard Tanveer Sangha has urged cricketers of Indian, Afghani, Bangladeshi, Nepalese, Pakistani or Sri Lankan descent to try their luck for a place in the ninth edition of the HomeWorld Thunder Nation Cup. The 20-year-old made history two years ago when he became the first HomeWorld Thunder Nation Cup player to …

The Indian community residing in Kaduna State said on Monday that they would partner with the state government to promote cricket. Community Chairman Rama Venkape told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna that 30 Indians would soon arrive in Kaduna to help in the development of the game of cricket. “Cricket is India’s …

The newly elected 2022 Tribal Council leaders of the Ketchikan Indian Community. From left to right, Vice President Norm Skan, Secretary Judy Leask Guthrie, President Trixie Bennett and Treasurer Chas Edwardson. (Photo courtesy of Ketchikan Indian Community) The Ketchikan Indian Community Tribal Council elected a new president this week. Trixie Bennett says she plans to …

The Indian High Commissioner to Ghana, Mr. Sugandh Rajaram, has called for the strengthening of bilateral relations between Ghana and India.According to Mr. Rajaram, the achievements announced by his country were possible thanks to the help of its global partners of which Ghana was the first. Mr Rajaram said this yesterday in an interview with …

Indian Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu highlights Diaspora as important pillar of India-US relations Members of the Indian community, members of the Diaspora and Friends of India celebrated the 73rd Republic Day of India in Washington, DC with a flag hoisting ceremony at India House January 26. Many others across the country watched India’s Ambassador to …

Saudi Gazette report RIYADH/JEDDAH — The 73rd Republic Day of India was celebrated with enthusiasm and joy at Indian diplomatic missions and schools across the Kingdom on Wednesday. The Indian Embassy in Riyadh celebrated the 73rd Republic Day of India on Wednesday with great fervor. The celebration began in the morning with the flag-raising ceremony, …

Google Maps/provided The Pukekohe Indian Hall is a place of interest related to an Omicron case. Two Indian community leaders in Auckland say they are ready for an outbreak of Omicron after people with the highly contagious variant of Covid-19 attended two community events. Since Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Omicron was circulating in the …

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Leader of the Opposition Anthony Albanian sent their wishes to the 700,000 strong Australian-Indian community ahead of the 73rd Republic Day of India. Mr Morrison said it was a wonderful coincidence that Australia shares its national day with India on January 26. “There is an ease, a natural connection between …

Amar Sing Amar Singh, the founder of Turbans 4 Australia, came to Australia 23 years ago and has been actively involved in charity work. His charity was established in 2015 and has helped through disasters such as bushfires, cyclones and now a global pandemic. “January 26 is an important day for Australians and Indians. It …

Details Through Tamara Ikenberg January 13, 2022 This weekend and next week, Indian Country features a session with a famous storyteller, a glimpse into the mind of TV’s coolest casino CEO, an abundance of bows and arrows from a treasured Cherokee craftsman. and an explosion of traditional and modern art straight out of Arizona. Indigenous …

Morgan Taylor / reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma – The Okmulgee Indian Community Center opened the new building with a groundbreaking ceremony on December 17. The new building is located just north of the old building at 2710 N Miami Ave in Okmulgee. OIC President Virginia Thomas has repeatedly expressed her enthusiasm, thanking and congratulating the members …

A spokesperson for the Prairie Island Indian community on Thursday denied allegations made in a lawsuit that they were planning to build a casino in West Lakeland Township. Prairie Island, owner of Treasure Island Resort and Casino in Welch, Minn., said it has no plans to build a casino on 112 acres of Indian land …

Members of the Kiwi Indian community want to know why New Zealand is on India’s ‘at risk’ list for Covid-19, saying the move will increase their chances of contracting the virus. New Zealand’s addition to the list at the end of last month means the country is now in the same risk category as the …

Apart from Bow Barracks, there are several other Anglo-Indian ghettos in Kolkata. Ripon Street, Elliot Road, and Park Street are among other prominent neighborhoods, but there are barely 4-5 Anglo Indian families present in these areas. Dressed in a denim suit over a black high-neck t-shirt and faded gray jeans, Edward, 72, finishes decorating the …

Dhaka: On the last day (December 17, 2021) of his visit to Bangladesh, President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind attended the Indian Community and Friends of India Reception in Dhaka hosted by Shri Vikram K Doraiswami, High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh. Addressing the assembly, the president said that just before this meeting, he …

Unique group Community members say they have a historic connection to Europe and India Lucknow: The glorious contributions of the Anglo-Indian community were remembered by members who celebrated Thursday the 145th founding day of the All India Anglo-Indian Association in Lucknow. “We are proud to say that we are Indians and that our constitution is …

Sushma Sambhaji Lugare has traveled a distance of 34 kilometers every day on her scooter since 2018 from her village in Yavatmal district to the primary health center in Jawala, Maharashtra. The community health worker plays an important role in health awareness and, over the past two years, has sensitized the rural population to the …

The Indian community of Eilat in southern Israel is “overwhelmed” after actor-model Harnaaz Sandhu was named Miss Universe 2021. Sandhu, a 21-year-old model based in Chandigarh, was crowned at the 70th edition of the event held in the city last night. We were there on the site. I had a good feeling from the start. …

KUALA LUMPUR: A special Cabinet committee for Indian community development will be set up, while a community action plan will also be launched soon, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said (Photo). Assuring that no race will be left behind in his Malaysian family, he said the Indian Community Action Plan covers various short …

Jas Singh believes that culture has a role to play in the high rate of vaccination in the Northland Indian community. Photo / Michael Cunningham The Northland Indian community has achieved 90 percent dual vaccination and credit goes to the culture of joint families, a community spokesperson said. The Indian community is Northland’s fourth largest …

Note: The Senate Indian Affairs Committee video stream will go live shortly before 2:30 p.m. EST on December 8, 2021. Indian country continues to push to strengthen violence against women law Wednesday, December 8, 2021 By Acee Agoyo Indianz.Com Indian Country is making another effort to restore tribal jurisdiction over non-Indians who commit violence in …

RED WING, Minnesota (KTTC) – The new Prairie Indian Community Tribal Council was sworn in on Sunday. After serving for two years, the board welcomed new members, welcomed back honored alumni. “I wish them wisdom and protection and I also want to thank the board who just completed their term, including Vice President Lu Taylor,” …

STORY: TOLD AS IT IS | This article, as part of repeated calls to refresh Malaysian history on inclusive principles, will hopefully serve as a reminder that the historical contributions of marginal groups are just as important to our nation’s development as any other. dominant ethnic groups. Despite being one of those acquaintances close to …

Doha, November 28 As Qatar celebrates the year leading up to the 2022 FIFA World Cup with a virtual dress rehearsal – the Arab Cup – which kicks off on November 30, Indian expats have supported the Gulf State with the steward of the embassy a carnival. With the changing weather and the sun beating …

LETTER | Today marks the 14th anniversary of the Hindraf rally, which took place on November 25, 2007. It was the day that changed the history of Malaysian Indians and shook the political foundation / landscape of the nation. The mega rally organized by Hindraf’s “Original Five” became a huge success highlighting the plight of …

Children Day is a commemorative day celebrated every year in honor of children. The date varies by country. World Children’s Day is celebrated on November 20 each year to commemorate the Declaration of the “Rights of the Child” by the United Nations General Assembly. In India, it is celebrated on November 14, the birthday of …

Construction on the new Blackwater Community School, a two-story structure on the Gila River Indian community, located southeast of Phoenix, Arizona, was completed on August 31. school. The two-year construction on the 7.43-acre campus was in conjunction with Rosendin, the largest company of employee-owned electrical contractors, as well as Gilbane Construction Company and design partner …

The incident happened a day after the statue was unveiled by the prime minister outside the Australian Indian Community Center in the city’s south-east suburb of Rowville. “It is truly disappointing to see such disrespect for Indian history in Australia’s most multicultural state,” Australian Indian Community Charitable Trust chairman Vasan Srinivasan told SBS News. . …

ACT leader David Seymour with his Party colleagues moments before the panel discussion on November 13, 2021 (photo provided) Venkat RamanAuckland, November 14, 2021 ACT party leader David Seymour is looking for a candidate from the Indian community to run in the general election due in 2023. “We would like to have the right person …

“It really saddens me that someone vandalizes the statue within 24 hours of unveiling. They were trying to cut off the head by grinding around it, ”Srinivasan said. The incident only happened a day after the unveiling of the statue. Source: Provided / SBS News The statue was donated by the Indian government and was …

Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan met Ugandan President Yoweri K Museveni on Thursday and interacted with the Ugandan business community and the Indian community in Uganda. The Union Minister informed that the Ugandan President congratulated the Indian community in the country for their important contributions. Currently, Muraleedharan is on a five-day …

LETTER | Voices are being raised as 2022 approaches, after nearly two years of fighting the Covid-19 pandemic. The concern this time, however, is linked to the 2022 budget allocations. Despite the slogan “Malaysian family” exposed by Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob to prioritize the values, unity and well-being of Malaysia, the ” family ”did …

Abu Dubai, November 8 The UAE Indian community on Monday welcomed the historic new civil law for non-Muslims in Abu Dhabi, the capital and second most populous city in the Gulf country, which was introduced by the emirate in an effort to maintain its competitive advantage as a regional commercial hub and emerge as the …

The UAE Indian community on Monday welcomed the historic new civil law for non-Muslims in Abu Dhabi, the capital and second most populous city in the Gulf country, which was introduced by the emirate in an effort to maintain its competitive advantage as a regional commercial hub and emerge as the most attractive destination for …

GLADSTONE, Mich. (WLUC) – Members of the Potawatomi tribe led a ceremony calling for unity on an overcast Sunday afternoon, in which the sun seemed to appear at the perfect time. The Hannahville Indian Community, Trinity Episcopal Church and the Great Lakes Peace Center unveiled their Peace Pole and Labyrinth this afternoon. Earl Meshigaud, a …

Under a golden crescent moon on Saturday night, the 13th annual Diwali San Antonio festival saturated the trees, alleys and buildings of Hemisfair with rhythmic lights, traditional songs and dances and flavors of India. The “festival of lights”, organized by Anuja SA also honors the sister city relationship between San Antonio and Chennai, India, formed …

Binoy and Reema Nazareth, originally from Mumbai, arrived in the United States over 20 years ago. Their Diwali celebrations were very different from their home in India, where every house was illuminated with lamps and lights. Parents of three say this is largely because in the late 90s Indian culture was not as widely accepted …

Chennai, November 4 Even though the rains hampered many Diwali celebrations in Tamil Nadu, the North Indian community of Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Trichy and other major cities in the state celebrated the Festival of Lights with pomp and size. The Marwari community originally from Rajasthan in Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai and other cities celebrated the festival. …

Prime Minister Morrison and Opposition Leader Albanese wished Diwali to all faiths, including Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist. Strong points: Australia celebrates Diwali on November 4th NSW government urged residents to follow COVID safety protocols Some states have yet to open their borders for travel “My warmest greetings to people of so many faiths celebrating …

Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan spoke with members of the Indian community here and visited the Gambia National Assembly on Wednesday. Muraleedharan said the National Assembly is an “impressive building, built with our development partnership”. He said the building has a dome and skylight structure allowing natural light and energy conservation. “Our …

PM Modi played the drums with members of the Indian community who welcomed him to Glasgow. Glasgow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi played the drums on Tuesday and interacted with several members of the Scottish Indian community who had gathered to bid him farewell before he left for India, after his two-day visit to Glasgow for …

KOTA KINABALU: A total of 1,100 food baskets will be distributed to members of the Indian community of Sabah to ease their burden due to Covid-19 as well as a gift for their celebration of Deepavali on Thursday (November 4). Chief Minister of Sabah, Datuk Hajiji Noor(Photo) said the donation is to bring a ray …

The Glasgow Indian community received Prime Minister Narendra Modi with acclamation and chanting “Modi Hai Bharat Ka Gehna” as he arrived at a city hotel on Sunday (local time). The Prime Minister also interacted with a child of the Indian community present in the premises of the hotel. PM Modi is on a two-day visit …

Prime Minister Modi said today that he has had “great interaction” with members of the Indian community in Italy Rome: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday he had had “great interaction” with members of the Indian community in Italy, including those who study India and those who have developed strong ties to their home …

The Indian community of the United Kingdom protests against the presence of the government of the Asian country at the COP26. They claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has “shamed” the country with his “authoritarian laws”. 1 UK Indian community to protest UK government at COP26Credit: PA: Press Association Much of the country has been …

BARAGA COUNTY, Michigan (WLUC) – As part of an ongoing statewide effort to help slow the spread of COVID-19, the Indian community of Keweenaw Bay has partnered with local systems Wastewater Monitoring System to test wastewater samples for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus in human stool. Recent routine tests have shown an increasing trend for …

Totem poles can be found outside the Ketchikan Indian Community Clinic and Office Building at 2960 Tongass Avenue. (KRBD file photo) A Bristol Bay health official fired last year after suggesting the coronavirus was a political conspiracy now runs the Ketchikan Tribal Health Clinic. Tribal officials say they have full confidence in the senior executive. …

SPOKANE, WA – Monday marks the start of Native American Heritage Month, a time when we can celebrate different cultures, traditions and histories while recognizing the significant contributions of Indigenous peoples. On Friday, members of the American Indian Community Center were at the Ruby River Hotel to educate Spokane residents and get them to join …

Indians are urging the Thai government to add India to the list of low risk countries for Thailand’s reopening on November 1. The Bangkok Post reports that the Indian community in Thailand has emphasized how much it can contribute to the economy. The call comes as Thailand prepares to reopen with a minimum quarantine for …

Press Publications recently interviewed Shoreview resident Preeti Mathur about the publication of her first book, “From Seven Rivers to Ten Thousand Lakes”. Q. Tell us a bit about A. My husband, Anoop, and I have lived in Shoreview since 1981. Our grown children, our daughter Shruti and our son Sujan, are both graduates of Mounds …

A charity group in the UK (UK) led by the Indian community has had great success receiving the prestigious “Queen’s Award for Volunteer Service”. Known as “DREAMSAI”, it is run by a man named Laxman Kastala and is based in a town called Milton Keynes. The certificate signed by the Queen was presented to Kastala …

Led by American Indian lawmakers, high-ranking members of the Biden administration and a select group of Indian community members from across the country gathered to celebrate the Festival of Lights, “Diwali,” in the United States Congress on temple of democracy. Reflecting on the emergence of this small but influential community in the American socio-political spectrum, …

On the chest, a calendar staff and a warrior’s club signify a new era with the Rising and Gila River Indian community, as well as the protection of the people. Photo courtesy of Ashley Orellana/Phoenix RisingRising to the cause: Team honors O’odham community with unique shirts Wednesday, October 20, 2021 By Miles Aronson Cronkite News …

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona., October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (“SRPMIC”) has awarded a grant of $ 50,000 to the Veterans Medical Leadership Council (VMLC), through its 12% gambling grant program. The VMLC supports all era veterans who have a verified and enhanced emergency need not supported by the VA. …

According to the Indian community of Fort Belknap, untreated waste from the former Zortman-Landusky mining complex is flowing into the Montana reservation. Photo courtesy of the Fort Belknap Indian communityNew mining concessions in Zortman push for investigation The Fort Belknap Indian community and conservation groups say a 48-hour lapse after decades of mining concession bans …

The Gila River Indian community is betting its fourth casino, which paved the way just south of Chandler on Monday, will help generate revenue and create more than 650 new jobs. The tribe announced the new casino project this summer after Native American tribes in Arizona reached a five-year negotiation and signed a modified tribal …

WASHINGTON – The NCAIA (National Council of the Association of Asian Indians) and the Sikhs of America hosted a warm farewell dinner for Mr. Anurag Kumar, an Indian diplomat, who served at the Embassy of the India in Washington DC as Minister of Community Affairs for three and a half years. The farewell dinner was …

On Wednesday, V Muraleedharan, Union Minister of State for External Affairs (MoS), interacted with the Indian community in the state of Connecticut in the United States. The Minister also joined the Indian community to celebrate the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. “Had an engaging interaction with the vibrant Indian community of #Connecticut Glad to see their …

The court was inaugurated on National Indigenous Peoples Day. RED WING, Minn. – John Thomas knows the importance of being able to shoot a basket on a neighborhood field. “It gives you the opportunity to hope and dream,” says Thomas. Two things the Minnesota native has done as a player and now as the Wolves’ …

HYDERABAD: The Indian community of London who hosted a program as part of the festivities thanked the NHS, key workers and Covid-19 warriors through a piece of art from London Tower Bridge on display at an event. The UK Telangana Association (TAUK) celebrated “Chenetha Bathukamma and Dasara” in London. Representatives of NRIs and Indian community …

ÎLE DES PRAIRIES — There’s nothing like having good partners to help build a community. That was the message Monday as representatives from the Minnesota Lynx and Timberwolves organizations — WNBA and NBA — traveled to Prairie Island to dedicate a newly renovated outdoor community basketball court and celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day. “This field is …

The Navratri Festival is a Hindu festival that spans nine nights and is celebrated to worship the goddess Durga. The festival is celebrated all over India with joy and fervor. The spirit of the festival has traveled the world and the Irish Indian community celebrated the nine-day Navratri Festival with traditional Garba, Dandiya and Gujarati …

The Indian community in Madagascar celebrates the nine day Navratri festival with traditional Garba, Dandiya and Gujarati music in the capital Antananarivo and in other towns like Mahajunga, Tomasina, Antsiranana across the country. Madagascar has a strong Indian diaspora with a population of 17,500, mostly from the state of Gujarat in India. The vibrant community …

FLINT TOWNSHIP, MI – A new tribal-owned marijuana dispensary is in the works for Genesee County. Bay Mills Indian community made a presentation at a special meeting of the Township of Flint Board of Directors Meet Monday October 4 regarding his plans to open the facility. The presentation was made by Whitney Gravelle, Tribal Council …

BARAGA, Mich. (WLUC) – October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the Keweenaw Bay Indian community today held its 12th annual Awareness Walk in memory of member Chelsey LaFernier. The march began with a welcome from the tribal chairman, a drum song by Woodland Singers and a prayer for Chelsey LaFernier and other victims of …

Mr. Editor: I was disappointed to start my day with the last letter to the editor in support of Soriano’s campaign and the high-profile accusations against one of their opponents that were included. Without repeating what has been said, I think there is a need to give residents my take on Justin Musella, and how …

Collected works of Mahatma Gandhi presented at the Skokie library, cultural program organized at the Indian consulate The Chicago Indian community celebrated the 152nd anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birth by paying tribute to India’s freedom leader at an event at the Gandhi Statue in Skokie Memorial Park. Indian Consul General Amit Kumar, Gandhi Memorial Foundation …

Restorative Justice in Indian Country Wellness courts provide an example of how some tribal governments are using indigenous sovereignty to build a community-based justice system, rooted in support and trust rather than punishment. Michelle Chen ▪ April 16, 2021 The Penobscot Nation has embraced the wellness court as an alternative to incarceration. (North Wind Picture …

Penn State’s Indian Culture and Language Club celebrated Garba at the HUB-Robeson Center on Sunday night. ICLC President Shashwat Shekhar said Garba is “one of the most popular festivals in India”. “As you know, Hindu culture has a lot of gods and goddesses, right? Shekhar (senior IT) said. “[Garba is] celebrated to somehow strengthen the …

The celebration was crowned with a walk to the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Center of Excellence The Indian community in Ghana commemorated the 152nd birthday of Mohandas Mahatma Gandhi, former leader of the Indian Independence Campaign, with a peace march in Accra to signify Gandhi’s peaceful nature. The march, dubbed “Gandhi Jayanti 2021”, marks the International …

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 …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-day visit to the United States, has landed at Washington Airport. During his visit, Modi will meet US President Joe Biden and participate in the Quad Summit. He described the Indo-American community as the “strength” of the country as he received a warm welcome at Joint Base …

From the U.S. District Attorney for Montana The Department of Justice has selected 12 other federally recognized tribes, including the Indian community of Fort Belknap in Montana, to participate in the expansion of the Tribal Access Program for National Crime Information – TAP – a program that provides governments tribal means to access, enter and …

AAt one point, Apache Boulevard in Tempe, Arizona, housed a plethora empty motels, abandoned storefronts and graffiti, with a growing homeless population. Crime and drug addiction were rampant. In 2002, a dilapidated building among these was purchased by an Indian who, along with his wife, had followed their daughter to Arizona after arriving there to …

HARRIS / WILSON, Mich. (WJMN) – The Hannahville Indian Community Health Center has partnered with Spectrum Health Betty Ford Breast Care Services to host mobile mammography events in September. Free breast cancer screenings are offered to any woman who wishes her screening to be completed. This includes women of all races in Delta and Menominee …

Taipei, Aug 15 (CNA) Cheers and celebrations filled the streets of Taipei on Sunday as members of the Indian community roared their motorcycles decorated with Indian flags to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s independence. The world’s largest democracy broke free from British colonial rule on August 15, 1947, marking 75 years of independence and …

news, latest news, The Indian community of Ballarat celebrated the 75th anniversary of their country’s independence with a flag-raising ceremony outside City Hall on Sunday. While the occasion was somewhat muted – larger events including a civic reception had to be canceled due to COVID – Xavier Mani of the Indian Association of Ballarat said …

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY – The masks are now required for everyone ages two and up to wear in the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) which includes attractions, restaurants and hotels in the Talking Stick Entertainment District – Arizona Boardwalk, Odysea Aquarium, Medieval Times, Talking Stick Resort – following the increase in COVID-19 …

Visitors to the Talking Stick Entertainment District and the Pima Business Corridor will be required to wear a mask, effective immediately. ARIZONA, United States – The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian community has issued an immediate mask warrant, according to a statement released Friday. The community east of Scottsdale has announced that all visitors to the …

According to the Fort Belknap Indian Community, untreated waste from the former Zortman-Landusky mining complex is flowing into the reservation in Montana. Photo courtesy of Fort Belknap Indian CommunityTribes and conservation groups challenge DEQ to end ‘bad actors’ lawsuit The state environmental agency has dropped a lawsuit against a mining executive once involved in a …

Through PTI SINGAPORE: A Singaporean parliamentarian urged the Indian business community here to play an important role in building a cohesive cosmopolitan global society. Vikram Nair called on the Indian community to do more to gain a deep understanding of the global multinational community, Singapore being one example. He noted the engagement of the Indian …

On August 15, 1947, India declared its liberation from colonial British rule, establishing an independent nation state and looking to the future. To celebrate, the Indian Association of Greater Boston holds flag raises with the Indian flag in many communities in the region in the run-up to August 15, known as India’s Independence Day, or …

Former Prime Minister Tony Abbott will begin his five-day visit to India today to strengthen ties between the two countries. While this move to boost trade and investment between the two strategic partners has been broadly welcomed, Mr Abbott’s visit during the ongoing pandemic has met with mixed reactions from members of the Indian community …

SCHENECTADY – He doesn’t have an official title in the Quarter, but you might want to call him the King of Pepper. Meet Ramesh Doodnauth, the man perhaps responsible more than any other for the countless chili plants that are beginning to bloom around the Mont Pleasant neighborhood of Schenectady, a core of the city’s …

The Bay Mills Indian community gathered at Fort Michilimackinac Park on Tuesday to celebrate the arrival of a 24-foot tall totem pole and self-reflection. The totem pole made a trip to Washington, DC, and traveled across the country. Fort Michilimackinac Park was the 114th and last stop of the totem pole before reaching its destination. …

Civil unrest raged for nearly 10 days in parts of South Africa after its former president, Jacob Zuma, was arrested for contempt of court in a corruption case on July 7. Narendh Ganesh nearly missed a bullet as he was in the midst of gunfire between Indian South Africans and crowds on the night of …

BARAGA, Michigan (WLUC) – This weekend, the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) comes together for their 43rd annual Pow-Wow. The event started on a dark note on Friday morning. Dozens of people gathered at the site of the former St. Joseph’s Orphanage, at the former Assinins Mission site, where KBIC members say Indigenous children were …

The delta variant of COVID-19 has been identified in the Indian community of Fort Belknap. Fort Belknap Tribes reported Tuesday that there were six active cases of COVID-19 on the reservation. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has classified the delta variant, which is easily transmitted, (B.1.617.2) as a “variant of concern”. The Fort …

South African Minority Front (MF) party leader Shameen Thakur-Rajbansi said the “Indian community is devastated” by the ongoing unrest in her country. Shameen Thakur is a member of the provincial legislature of KwaZulu-Natal, a province where approximately 7% of the population is of Indian origin. Speaking exclusively to WION, Rajbansi said: “Every time this (riots) …

TBILISI: Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, who is on a two-day visit to Georgia on Saturday, met with representatives of the Indian community of Tsnori, Khaketi. “As I start the day, it’s nice to meet with representatives of the Indian community of Tsnori, Khaketi. Their hard work in the agricultural sector has earned them a good …

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) – To Native Americans, Deb Haaland is more than an elected official on the way to becoming the Home Office’s first Indigenous secretary. She is a fierce sister, aunt and pueblo woman whose political positions have been shaped by her upbringing. The news of his historic appointment electrified the Indian country. For …

For Native Americans, Deb Haaland is more than an elected official on the way to becoming the first Indigenous secretary of the Interior Ministry. She is a fierce sister, aunt and pueblo woman whose political positions have been shaped by her upbringing. The news of his historic appointment electrified the Indian country. For weeks, tribal …

This photo provided by Debbie Nez-Manuel shows her husband, Royce Manuel, left and Nez-Manuel at their home in the Salt River-Pima Maricopa community in northeast Phoenix on Saturday, February 20, 2021. The couple will be among the Native Americans which will closely follow the confirmation hearing of Deb Haaland, a congresswoman from New Mexico who …