Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Number of Indian students in the US continues to rise

New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The number of Indian students studying in the US increased by 5 per cent since last year, coming second only to the Chinese students, a US Embassy official said on Tuesday. The growth, however, declined from last year’s [...]

Green Jackfruit (Kathal) Kofta

To make kofta 14.10 ounces frozen fresh tender green jackfruit or 400 grams or .88 lbs. 1 cup water 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 3/4 cup gram flour (besan) 1/2 teaspoon cumin seeds 1 teaspoon ginger paste 1 green chili chopped 1/2 [...]

Natural coping skills to improve physical & mental health

REVIEWED BY MAHADEV DESAI Stress Rescue by Panchajanya Paul, MD& Bob Kamath, MD Paperback: 228 pages Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (September 7, 2018) The Stress Rescue book, co-authored by Dr. Paul and Dr. Kamath, [...]

The sheer elegance of organza

BY RANI SHARMA Organza makes its wearer look ethereal. Silk organza is popularly used in the creation of bridal wear. It is used to embellish the gown by adding frills and laces. It is usually placed as the outer- most layers on the gown [...]

SAT Subject Tests explained

BY KRISTEN MOON* The SAT is one of the most well-known, and perhaps one of the most dreaded, college admissions tests. A little less infamous are the SAT Subject Tests, previously called the “Scholastic Achievement Tests” or SAT II. [...]

Families of toddlers with rare disease on quest for cure

Aadya BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, November 9, 2018: “But you said your favorite color was blue yesterday,” says her mom. The quintessential toddler smiles naughtily as she manages to say “llloooo” (yellow). The first thing that [...]

Where differently abled girls are worshiped after free corrective surgery

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, November 9, 2018: At the core of the nine-day festival, Navaratri, lies the celebration of a specific aspect of God – the feminine. Nine forms of Goddess Durga, each form representative of a specific trait [...]

Global Mela kicks off festive season; draws 20,000 people

L to R: Shiv Aggarwal, Matt Reeves, Lynette Howard, Dr Swati Kulkarni and Mayor Craig Newton. Photo by Vinod Devlia. BY MAHADEV DESAI Photos by: Vinod Devlia Atlanta, GA, November 9, 2018: The 17th Annual Global Mela was the largest ever [...]

Community gets together to welcome new Consul General Dr Swati Kulkarni

Dr Vasu Patel introducing the FIA team. Photos by Bytegraph.com BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, November 9, 2018: Dignitaries, leaders, prominent members and representatives of various communities across GA gathered together to welcome the [...]

Raksha celebrates Ek Shaam’s 20th Anniversary

NRI Pulse Staff Report Photos by Vinod Devlia, Photography by Vinod Atlanta, GA, November 9, 2018: Raksha Inc.’s twentieth anniversary celebrations, aptly themed: “Celebrating the past and Changing the future”, was a celebration of its [...]