Monday 22 May, 2017

Indian national detained by ICE dies at Grady Hospital

BY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, May 17, 2017: An Indian national who was in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the Atlanta City Detention Center for two days died Tuesday afternoon at Grady hospital. Atulkumar Babubhai Patel, [...]

GAPI celebrates 29th annual convention and banquet with great élan

BY MAHADEV DESAI Photos by ByteGraph Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2017: The Georgia Association of Physicians of Indian Heritage (GAPI) held its 29th annual convention and a glitzy banquet at the Crowne Plaza, Atlanta Perimeter at Ravinia, on Saturday, [...]

Radha Mangeshkar & Hrishikesh Ranade take Atlantans on a musical journey

BY RAVI OZARKER Atlanta, GA, May 7 2017: Eshana Enterprise hosted a melodious event, “Geeton ka Safar” on Saturday, April 8 in Atlanta.  Originally from Houston,Texas, I had the wonderful opportunity to attend this show while on my business [...]

Rajasthan Association of Georgia (RAJA) celebrates Gangaur

Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2017: Rajasthan Association of Georgia (RAJA) celebrated its annual festival Gangaur with great pomp and show at The Atlanta Events Hall on April 1. The event was attended by more than 100 people including people visiting [...]

Amritha Murali’s splendid performance at CAMAGA concert

PHOTOS & REPORT BY GIRISH MODI Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2017: CAMAGA organized a concert of Carnatic vocalist Amritha Murali at Hindu Temple of Atlanta, Riverdale on April 9, which was attended by many connoisseurs of music. She was accompanied [...]

AIF raises $150,000 at ritzy annual gala

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE  Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2017: The American India Foundation (AIF) raised around $150,000 at its third annual gala held on April 1 at the Atlanta Athletic Club, for its Maternal and Newborn Survival Initiative, MANSI. Eminent [...]

Konkani Association of Georgia Celebrates Yugadi

BY GANESH NAYAK & REKHA PRABHU  Atlanta GA, May 7, 2017: The Konkani Association of Georgia (KAOG) celebrated their annual Yugadi celebration on April 22nd at Roswell Center. Yugadi is an important festival celebrated in most parts of [...]

Mom driven by son’s memory to raise funds for cancer research

BY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, May 4, 2017: Before he lost his brave battle against two types of cancer in November 2016, 22-year-old Premil Patel and his mother Prina were each other’s biggest fans. “Premil taught me to find strength when faced [...]

Decatur man loses US citizenship after being convicted of importing illegal drugs and making false statements in application

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, April 29: Ismail Ali Khan has been sentenced to five years, seven months in federal prison after being convicted of conspiring to import illegally and distribute male enhancement pills that contained the [...]

Atlanta International Night Market: Over 52,000 gather for multi-cultural event celebrating diversity

Atlanta, GA, April 26, 2017: The phrase, ‘Taste The World!’ now has a new meaning for more than 52,000 metro Atlantans and Southeast area regional travelers. They all were treated to a fun-filled event entitled, ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL [...]