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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 …

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 …

NEW DELHI : The Centre’s decision to bar students applying for the National Overseas Scholarship Scheme (NOS) from taking courses in the humanities and social sciences related to Indian culture at overseas universities has drawn criticism from the part of the opposition and the teaching fraternity. The NOS provides financial assistance to students from marginalized …

A two-day national mourning was decreed following the death of Lata Mangeshkar; the flag will fly at half mast. Known as the Indian Nightingale, who was in intensive care due to complications from COVID-19, has died aged 92. Mangeshkar had lent his voice to generations of Bollywood actors, from Madhubala to Preity Zinta. She sang …

Indian culture is one of the oldest in the world, as the Indian people can trace their civilization back to 4,500 years ago. Many sources describe it as “Sa Prathama Sanskrati Vishvavara” – the first and the supreme culture in the world, according to the organization All World Gayatri Pariwar (AWGP). Western societies have not …

DUBAI: Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, yesterday met Pinarayi Vijayan, Chief Minister of the Indian state of Kerala, at Expo 2020 Dubai. The meeting was attended by Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of …

Addressing the nation on the 85th episode of his monthly Mann Ki Baat radio program on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi remembered the famous T-15 tigress, popularly known as the ‘Collarwali’ tigress, recently died in Pench Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh. Noting compassion for every living being in Indian culture, he said that love for …

‘Mann ki Baat’, PM Modi’s monthly radio address, airs on the last Sunday of every month. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that Indian culture was highly valued in Argentina during the first episode of this year’s “Mann Ki Baat”. In his address, the Prime Minister mentioned the contributions of the Hastinapur …

NNA | Update: January 30, 2022 1:45 p.m. STI New Delhi [India]Jan 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that Indian culture is highly valued in Argentina during the first episode of this year’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’. In his address, the Prime Minister mentioned the contributions of the Hastinapur Foundation in Argentina. “Today …

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 …

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 …

Bombay: Padmashree Kailash Kher, Padmashree Suresh Wadkar and Dr Kumar Vishwas will be considered as judges while popular actor – politician Ravi Kishan becomes host of devotional singing reality show – Swarna Swar Bharat As most of us turn to the Almighty in the face of the curveballs the pandemic continues to throw at us, …

Bangalore, January 11 (UNI) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Tuesday that the late Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri was the epitome of all that is best in Indian culture. Shastri was also a great visionary who understood the language of the people and led India towards progress, and was deeply influenced by the …

ANI | Update: January 10, 2022 9:24 PM STI New Delhi [India]Jan. 10 (ANI): On World Hindi Day, Union Minister Meenakashi Lekhi on Monday said that Hindi is a language of peace and love that has helped the expansion of Indian culture and traditions across the world. The Foreign Ministry celebrated World Hindi Day virtually …

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 …

Burhanpur (Madhya Pradesh): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the development works of the Kashi Vishwanath Dham in Kashi. On this occasion, Divya Kashi-Bhavya Kashi programs were organized by the Bharatiya Janata Party in the jyotirlingas and the main temples of the State. In the same vein, a program was jointly organized by the …

Union Home Secretary Amit Shah said on Monday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had written a “golden chapter” in the history of Indian culture by launching the first phase of the Corridor Project. Kashi Vishwanath temple. Thanking Modi on behalf of the country, the minister said devotees will be able to have a better “darshan” …

Amit Shah said devotees will be able to have a better “darshan” of the historic Varanasi temple complex after the redevelopment. (File Photo/PTI) Thanking Modi on behalf of the country, the minister said devotees will be able to have a better “darshan” of the historic Varanasi temple complex after the redevelopment. PTI Last update:December 13, …

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 …

PANAJI: The Union’s Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) will soon provide assistance to filmmakers through the National Film Development Corporation of India (NFDC) to make films depicting Indian culture and traditions . This will help filmmakers to make such films without worrying about whether or not they can generate the desired income, I&B Minister …

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 …

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. . …

“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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

All photos courtesy of the Museum of Art and Photography “The magnificent peacock is the glory of God.” For more than 2,000 years, peacocks have roamed the arts, architecture, legends and religions of India. From Shah Jahan’s Peacock Throne, where two peacocks face each other topped with columns of emeralds for the 17th century Muslim …

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 …

Hoshangabad (Madhya Pradesh): The tribal society has played an important role in preserving Indian culture, Union Minister of State for Steel and Rural Development Faggan Singh Kulaste said on Wednesday. He made the statement at a reception held in the Babai district of the district to celebrate the 497th anniversary of the birth of Queen …

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 …

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 …

Image source: PTI / REPRESENTATION (FILE). Muslims should bow to “Indian culture”; Ram, Krishna, Shiva were their ancestors: UP minister. Uttar Pradesh Minister Anand Swarup Shukla said Lord Ram, Krishna and Shiva were the ancestors of Indian Muslims and that they should bow to “the land and culture of India”. In provocative remarks here, the …

Ballia (UP), September 24 Uttar Pradesh Minister Anand Swaroop Shukla said Lord Ram, Krishna and Shiva were the ancestors of Indian Muslims and that they should bow 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 …

UP BJP Minister Anand Swaroop Shukla (file photo) | Twitter / @ anandswarupbjp Text size: A- A + 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 …

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 …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday recalled Swami Vivekananda’s iconic speech at the World Parliament of Religions in Chicago on September 11, 1893 and said it beautifully demonstrated the importance of Indian culture. Speaking to Twitter, the prime minister said the spirit of his speech has the potential to create a fairer, more prosperous and …

Lieutenant Guv addresses the farewell session of the International Symposium on “Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: Development Dynamics and Future Trajectories” Although the country is becoming the fastest growing economy, the development of J&K has been hampered by artificial barriers: LG In my overall policies for the new Jammu Kashmir, the priorities are to rectify …

Speaking on the eve of the 75th year of independence in Godhra on Saturday, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel stressed that Indians must keep alive “the ancient Indian culture, our Hindu dharma and our Indian democracy” , while evoking the ideologue of the Hindutva Vinayak Savarkar. “Many have been martyred in our struggle for freedom. …

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 …

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 …

Mary Simon was announced as Canada’s 30th Governor General on July 6, 2021. Photo: Prime Minister Justin TrudeauFirst Indigenous person appointed Governor General of Canada Mary Simon hailed as “a diplomat, lawyer and strong Inuit woman” Thursday July 8, 2021 Indian country today A longtime Inuit rights advocate and former leader of the Inuit Circumpolar …

Varanasi, June 7 Efforts are made to introduce an element of Indian culture into toys and games. Training will be delivered by design professionals on topics such as introducing Indian culture into toys and games, improving the play factor in toys and games, development and manufacturing; marketing and intellectual property, etc. Dr Manish Arora, Assistant …

MyGov, the Indian government’s citizen engagement platform, in partnership with the Ministry of Higher Education, has launched an innovation challenge for the creation of an Indian language learning app. This innovation challenge was launched to advance Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of celebrating India’s cultural diversity through greater interaction between its constituent parts. MyGov launched …

Listen to this article MyGov, the Indian government’s citizen engagement platform, and the Ministry of Higher Education have launched an innovation challenge to create an Indian language learning app. The challenge aims to develop an app that will promote regional language literacy, which could lead to better cultural understanding in the country. In addition, the …

Noting that Ayurveda can be rightly described as a holistic human science, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that the situation created by Covid-19 presents a good time for Ayurveda and traditional medicines to become more popular in the world. the world and arouse growing interest. . Opening the 4th World Ayurveda Festival via …

The committee formed in 2016 has so far not submitted any report. The Union Ministry of Culture plans to reconstitute the committee which was formed in 2016 with the aim of “a holistic study of the origin and evolution of Indian culture over the past 12,000 years”, as it has yet to submit its report, …

Share this article Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken out in favor of the national games industry, encouraging the creation of games based on Indian culture. An official statement was released this week on Prime Minister Modi’s website, which discussed the potential of India’s toy industry – a broad category that also includes video …

New Delhi, August 7 (UNI) Koo App, the Indian language microblogging platform, was selected Friday as the winner of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s AatmaNirbhar App challenge. AatmaNirbhar App Challenge was an invitation from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to foster digital innovation among startups and entrepreneurs in India to create products that could meet India and …

Union Home Secretary Amit Shah said on Saturday that Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s belief in Indian language and culture is reflected in the new education policy recently released by Narendra Modi’s government. Opening a two-day international webinar on “Lokmanya Tilak – Swaraj to Autonomous India”, he also said that Tilak’s ideas are being promoted through …

The renaming of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) to the Ministry of Education and the emphasis on Indian arts, languages ​​and culture reflect the influence of the Rashtriya Syawamsevak Sangh (RSS) on the new policy education (NEP). The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the NEP, which also aims to increase public spending on …