Posts in tag

vice president


Halealoha Ayau, ‘Ōiwi (Photo: Office of Hawaiian Affairs) Earlier this month, Germany’s Ubersee museum began repatriating eight iwi kupuna, or Native Hawaiian ancestral remains. One of the delegates who traveled to Bremen was Halealoha Ayau from the Office of Hawaiian Affairs. He tells us about effort. Evan Tlesla II Adams, an actor and Coast Salish …

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. …

Expressing concern over declining values ​​in society, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday called on the people to elect and support public representatives with 4 Cs: character, ability, (good) conduct and caliber. He also stressed the need for people’s representatives to show discipline and commitment to the welfare of the people. The Vice President …

Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday called for imparting values-based education to children with emphasis on Indian culture and heritage. Naidu emphasized that education is for empowerment, enlightenment and employment and not just for acquiring degrees and certificates. Lamenting the commercialization of education, Naidu said education and medicine were treated as missions in ancient …

“Education is for empowerment, enlightenment, and employment, not just the acquisition of degrees” “Education is for empowerment, enlightenment, and employment, not just the acquisition of degrees” Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu called for values-based education with emphasis on Indian culture and heritage. “Education is for empowerment, enlightenment and employment, not just the acquisition of degrees …

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 …

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 …

Office of the Navajo Nation President and Vice President: Town Hall COVID-19 – January 4, 2022 Indian country starts new year with rise in COVID-19 cases Thursday, January 6, 2022 By Acee Agoyo Indianz.Com Tribal communities across the country are again seeing an explosion of COVID-19[female[feminine cases after the busy festive season and …

Details Through Levi Rickert December 29, 2021 Opinion. Nick Saban’s Alabama Crimson Tide football team could be ranked number one in Division I College Football (SEC-West) ahead of tomorrow’s playoff game against the Cincinnati Bearcats, but if there was a ranking system for repatriation of indigenous remains, the University of Alabama could be ranked at …

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,” …

President Harold Frazier of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe addresses the National Congress of American Indian in Albuquerque, New Mexico, October 23, 2019. Photo by Kevin abourezk Statement by President Frazier on the White House Tribal Nations Summit Thursday, November 18, 2021 By Harold Frazier President, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe EAGLE BUTTE, South Dakota – …

Left to right: Representative Derek Kilmer (D-Washington), Home Secretary Deb Haaland and Vice President Fawn Sharp of the Quinault Nation during a visit to the Quinault Nation in Washington on August 9, 2021. Photo: US Department of the InteriorBiparty infrastructure deal makes historic investments in tribal infrastructure and climate resilience Legislation is the largest investment …

President Harold Frazier of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe addresses the National Congress of American Indian in Albuquerque, New Mexico, October 23, 2019. Photo by Kevin abourezk [/caption] Special Message to Congress: We Need President Biden’s Job Plan Keep the $ 20.5 billion in Native American reconciliation funding in the final bill Wednesday, October 27, …

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, …

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) is Deputy Chair of the 117th Congress Senate Indian Affairs Committee. Photo: SCIA SENATE HAS ONE YEAR EXTENSION FOR TRIBAL GOVERNMENTS TO USE COVID RELIEF 20 October 2021 Source: Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) Last night, the United States Senate passed the Flexible State, Local Government, Tribal and Territory Tax Adjustment, Infrastructure, …

Details Through Levi Rickert October 18, 2021 Former Michigan Democratic Congressman Dale Kildee, whose name appears on 134 pieces of legislation that directly impact Native Americans, died on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. Kildee, who served a district in Michigan that included the city of Flint, served 18 terms in Congress from 1977 – 2013. While …

Hyderabad, October 17 (PTI): Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday that the country’s pluralistic culture has the power to unite people by overcoming various social divisions in society. Naidu, participant in “Alai Balai”, a cultural event organized as part of the Dasara festivities here, called to encourage young people to be aware of …

Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu praised Haryana Governor Bandaru Dattatreya on Sunday for continuing the “Alay Bhalay” program, which has been running for 16 years and is now on its 17th consecutive anniversary. Alay Balay is a cultural event organized during the Navaratri festivities and presents the life of the people of Telangana. READ ALSO …

Hyderabad, October 17 (PTI): Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday that the country’s pluralistic culture has the power to unite people by overcoming various social divisions in society. Naidu, participant in “Alai Balai”, a cultural event organized as part of the Dasara festivities here, called to encourage young people to be aware of …

M Venkaiah Naidu: Indian culture has always given respect and reverence to gurus Hyderabad: Emphasizing the importance of the fundamental role that teachers play in shaping the lives of children and young people, Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu said on Wednesday that Indian culture always respects and reverence gurus. The vice president presented an award …

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 …

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 …

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 …

White House: Vice President Harris Hosts a Conversation on Native American Suffrage Lawyers and advocates ponder new Native American suffrage bill Friday, September 17, 2021 By Nancy Marie Spears Gaylord News Some people with interests in aboriginal voter rights look to the Native American Voting Rights Act to help resolve voting and …

WASHINGTON – A coalition of federal agencies are working together to address the issue of bridging the digital divide and increasing internet access in the Indian country. The Home Office and the Institute for Museum and Library Services are partnering with the Rural Development Service of the Ministry of Agriculture and the National Telecommunications and …

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 …

Payment from Aaron. picture by Kevin Abourezk Infrastructure proposed by the Indian country 12 billion dollars needed and welcome Wednesday, August 4, 2021 By Aaron Payment President, Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians It is especially gratifying to see President Joe Biden leading efforts to fix the nation’s aging infrastructure with roads, bridges, water …

Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra, far left, talks with citizens of the Cherokee Nation during a visit to the tribe’s reservation in Oklahoma on July 1, 2021. Photo: Anadisgoi / Cherokee NationHealthcare coverage improves in Indian country amid COVID-19 toll Thursday, July 22, 2021 By Acee Agoyo Indianz.Com Correction:The report was released by …

Council of the Navajo Nation Delegate Paul Begay and Delegate Herman M. Daniels join Navajo leaders in supporting Legislation 0104-21 signed by President Jonathan Nez on July 6, 2021. Photo courtesy of the Council of the Navajo Nation Council Delegate Herman M. Daniels and Paul Begay join Navajo The President of the Nation Jonathan Nez …

Details Through Levi Rickert April 30, 2021 WASHINGTON – Much attention was paid to the first 100 days in office of the Biden administration on Thursday. When President Joe Biden was sworn in on January 20, 2021, he inherited several crises: the Covid-19 crisis, an economic crisis, a racial crisis, and a climate crisis. There …

BENGALURU: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sah Sarkaryavah (co-secretary) Manmohan Vaidya said on Friday that the identity of Lord Rama is the unifying image of Indian culture. Speaking to the press, shortly after the inauguration of the Akhila Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha (ABPS) – the supreme decision-making body of the RSS -, Vaidya said the Sangh would …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Updated February 4 at 2:15 p.m. PT. As the Biden-Harris administration enters its first 100 days, the Indian country looks to the Biden-Harris Plan for Tribal Nations to hold newly elected officials accountable. The cancellation of the Keystone XL pipeline is a promising first step, but there is still a long way to go. Indigenous …

Google and Microsoft Corp. Alphabet Inc. have joined a round of investing more than $ 100 million in VerSe Innovation Pvt, maker of Indian short video app Josh and news aggregator Dailyhunt, valuing the company at more than ‘a billion dollars. The new financing is led by AlphaWave and is joined by existing investors Sofina …

Thursday, December 17, 2020 The next time you walk through the gates of 1849 C Street, NW, the portrait above the security desk may well represent the Native American First Secretary of the Interior. As has been widely reported, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (D-NM-01) and former Assistant Home Secretary Michael Connor are among several Native American …

ANI | Update: Sep 14, 2020 6:45 PM STI New Delhi [India], Sep 14 (ANI): Rajya Sabha President and Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday suggested that students from non-Hindi states learn Hindi and students from Hindi states learn another Indian language such as Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada. This, he said, will help increase …

United States Bureau of the CensusVectorisation: Mysid / Public domain September 8, 2020; Washington Post (associated press) The American Constitution requires a census of the population of this country every 10 years so that the principle of democratic representation can be respected. But this year, as the country battles the pandemic, the Trump administration slashed …

The first Americans stole the stage in front of a captive audience on day two of the Democratic National Convention as they presented delegate votes for their party’s presidential ticket. On Tuesday night, four Indigenous leaders presented delegate totals for the states of Alaska, New Mexico, North Dakota and South Dakota. They were part of …