Friday 20 July, 2018

Dr. Naresh Parikh assumes charge as President of AAPI during 36th annual convention in Ohio

Columbus, Ohio: July 12, 2018: Dr. Naresh Parikh, a cardiologist, entrepreneur, leader, and community activist, assumed charge as President of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) during the historic 36th annual [...]

Salman Khan pulls in 11,000 fans to first Da-Bangg Reloaded concert in Atlanta

BY VEENA RAO Photos by Vinod Devlia, Photography by Vinod Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2018: Megastar Salman Khan was back in the city after twelve long years, and his roar superseded his arrival, pulling in frenzied fans from all around the Southeast [...]

Chetan Bhagat engages, Pandit Jasraj enthralls at Heart Notes event

Pandit Jasraj in concert. BY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2018: It was an evening of soul-touching music, and an engaging meditation of ideas. The Heartfulness Institute’s Heart Notes event with bestselling author Chetan Bhagat, revered [...]

Chetan Bhagat reflects on success and change at Pratham Atlanta meet

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Photos by Vinod Devlia, Photography by Vinod Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2018: “I am not the best author, I am a bestselling author. How did that happen?” Chetan Bhagat’s presentation at Pratham USA, Atlanta Chapter’s [...]

Vibha celebrates 20 years of cricket for a cause

Photos by G.V. Rao. Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2018: Vibha Cricket, started in 1999, recently completed twenty years. The reasons for this stupendous feat can be many. The compelling cause of underprivileged children, the uninhibited spirit of [...]

NTR’s 96th birthday celebrated with his hit songs

Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2018: In a unique tribute to the legendary Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (NTR), on the occasion of his 96th Birthday, Atlanta’s well-known Singer Ram Durvasula and team organized ‘Swarabhishekam to NTR’, a three-hour [...]

Accolades for high school senior Sohan Kancherla

Atlanta,GA, July 9, 2018: Sohan Kancherla, a graduating senior from St Louis,Missouri, was selected as one of 150 Coca-Cola Scholars for 2018. Nationwide, approximately 150,000 students applied for this prestigious honor. Sohan is the grandson [...]

FIA hosts farewell dinner for Nagesh Singh

Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2018:  The Federation of Indian-American Associations of Georgia (FIA Georgia) held a farewell dinner in honor of Honorable Nagesh Singh, Consul General of India in Atlanta, on June 16, 2018 at the Tadka Banquet Hall in [...]

Consulate celebrates 4th IDY with over 1000 yoga enthusiasts

BY MAHADEV DESAI Photos by Vinod Sharma, SFA Productions. Atlanta,GA, July 9, 2018: The Consulate General of India in Atlanta in collaboration with the City of Sandy Springs and over 50 community organizations celebrated the 4th International [...]

Archith Seshadri wins $61,500 on ABC’s $100,000 Pyramid

Archith Seshadri with Snoop Dog and QuestLove. BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2018: Archith Seshadri missed the dinner reservation he had made for his mom Revathy on Mother’s Day in New York. But neither could be happier. Seshadri [...]