Sunday 27 May, 2018

Delta to restart direct nonstop flights from the US to India in 2019

NRI Pulse Newspaper Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 25, 2018: Delta Air Lines will begin nonstop flights between the United States and Mumbai, India, next year, linking the U.S. with one of its strongest trading partners. Atlanta could be a likely [...]

Supriya Sharma becomes youngest Indian to win Bikini Bodybuilding Championship held in Atlanta

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 24, 2018: Supriya Sharma, 23, became the youngest Indian to win a gold medal in her category along with bagging the title of “Overall True Novice Champion” in her debut IFBB NPC Eastern Seaboard [...]

Aisha Yaqoob creates history, wins Georgia House District 97 Democratic primary

BY VEENA RAO (With inputs from IANS) Atlanta, GA, May 23, 2018: Aisha Yaqoob, a woman of color, Muslim, activist and the daughter of Pakistani immigrants, defeated Wayne Slear (71.16% to 28.84%) in the Georgia House of Representatives District [...]

Dr Swati Kulkarni will succeed Nagesh Singh as Consul General of India in Atlanta

NRI Pulse Newspaper Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 22, 2018: Dr. Swati Vijay Kulkarni will replace Nagesh Singh as Consul General of India this summer, the first woman to be appointed to the post in Atlanta. Dr. Kulkarni is a career diplomat [...]

Raksha’s Aparna Bhattacharyya receives Hope for Tomorrow Award at International Women’s House gala

Atlanta, GA, May 18, 2018: Raksha’s Executive Director, Aparna Bhattacharyya was given the Hope for Tomorrow Award at International Women’s House’s 10th Annual Night of New Beginnings Gala in recognition of her work for women [...]

AccessLife America hosts first Gold Ribbon Strides 5K Walk/Run in Atlanta

BY HARDEEP SINGH Photos by John Gladson, Glad Clicks Photography Atlanta, GA, May 18, 2018: A fit body leads to a positive mind, which forms the basis of a serene soul and happiness. On April 29th, The Youth chapter of AccessLife America hosted [...]

I was fortunate to have strong women role models: Ambassador Richard Verma

BY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2018: Ambassador Richard Verma was the U.S. ambassador to India from 2015 to 2017, the first Indian-American to hold that position. He currently serves as Vice Chairman of The Asia Group, a DC based strategic [...]

Women First, Empowerment for All: Saris to Suits gears up for 6th anniversary celebration

Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2018: Times have changed in the Deep South. The historic Wimbish House, where fair ladies of Atlanta women’s clubs gathered in ornate Victorian hats, bonnets, ribbon, flowers, feathers and jewels, is now surrounded by [...]

Candlelight vigil held in Atlanta for Kathua and other rape victims

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 7, 2018: All of eight, Asifa, who set out to graze her family’s horses at the foothill of the Himalayas one winter afternoon never came back home. The horror and terror the little girl was [...]

Dr. Nyayapathi’s ‘Graceful’ painting wins arts prize

Atlanta,GA, May 7, 2018: Dr. Sivananda Nyayapathi has once again shown his caliber in producing a grand prize-winning portrait! The Cumming First United Methodist Church had their annual Festival of Arts from Apr 15 – 28.  The Festival [...]