Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Birmingham store employee shot during robbery

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, June 14, 2017: Sameer Hasmukh Patel, a 23-year-old convenience store employee, was shot in the head in an apparent robbery in Birmingham, AL on Monday, according to NRI Pulse sources. Patel, who is recuperating [...]

Mahant Swami Maharaj of BAPS to arrive in North America

Atlanta, GA, June 2: The spiritual legacy of His Holiness Pramukh Swami Maharaj continues in North America with the pending arrival of His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj in Atlanta, GA on June 22, 2017.  Over the next three months, he will [...]

Atlanta mayoral candidate John Eaves promises to be “as inclusive as humanly possible”

BY NISHA KASHYAP With the election for Mayor of Atlanta set for November 4, 2017 and fast approaching, it is the civic duty and right of Atlantans to be aware of the nine candidates vying in the race to replace current Mayor Kasim Reed. The [...]

Over 1000 women attend festival held in their honor

Photos by Vakiti Creations Atlanta, GA, May 25, 2017: The Indian Friends of Atlanta organized its second spectacular IFA Women’s Fest 2017 at the spacious Skyland Business Centre in Cumming, GA on Saturday May 20. The Festival was graced [...]

The Money Talk: Rajesh Jyotishi releases book on retirement & estate planning

BY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, May 31, 2017: The multi-faceted Rajesh Jyotishi can now add author to his long list of accomplishments. His book, ‘The Money Talk’ was launched on Sunday, April 30 at the Pinckneyville Recreation center in Berkeley [...]

Sanatan Mandir’s spectacular and historic Pran Pratishtha and Shikhar Abhisheka Mahotsav

BY MAHADEV DESAI Photos by Soham Photography Atlanta, GA, May 31, 2017: The beautiful spring day of Friday, April 28, 2017 was indeed a red-letter day for the Sanatan Mandir as it celebrated the fulfillment of a long- held dream of a team [...]

Sivaram Emani named 2017 US Presidential Scholar

Atlanta, GA, May 31, 2017: Sivaram Emani of Newton, MA who has roots in Atlanta, is among the 2017 Presidential Scholars announced by US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recently. Emani is one of 161 outstanding American high school seniors [...]

CAMAGA hosts biographical musical drama of Saint Thyagaraja

PHOTOS & REVIEW BY GIRISH MODI  Atlanta, GA, May 31, 2017: People of Tamil Nadu last year celebrated the birth centenary of Sri Thyagaraja, who is considered the greatest composer of Carnatic music of the 17th and 18th centuries. A musical [...]

Rockinrobots team brings ‘VEX IQ Robotics World Championship 2017’ excellence award to Georgia

Atlanta, GA, May 31, 2017: VEX Worlds 2017, presented by the Northrop Grumman Foundation, brings together top robotics teams in the VEX Robotics Competition under one roof to compete and celebrate their accomplishments. This year’s VEX [...]

Off to the Ballpark!

BY VIREN MAYANI Atlanta, GA, May 31, 2017: Albeit transplanted originally from Boston to Milwaukee to finally settle in Atlanta in 1966; Braves are now a confirmed part of Atlanta’s fabric and will stay for the long run. With the new, extremely [...]