May 2024

Desh-Videsh May 2024

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The Modi factor: India 2024 and Beyond

By Raj Shah In the sprawling tapestry of global politics and economic dynamics, India stands out not only as a burgeoning superpower but also as a pivotal player shaping the 21st-century geopolitical landscape. Central to India’s ascendancy on the world stage is Narendra Modi, whose leadership since 2014 has been both polarizing and transformative. As India looks towards 2024 and …

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Remembering Rabindranath Tagore: Honoring a Legend on His Birth Anniversary

By Dr. Mohini Shinde People widely celebrate Rabindranath Tagore, a towering figure in literature and the arts, especially on his birth anniversary on May 7. Born on May 7, 1861, Tagore was not only a seminal figure in Indian culture but also a beacon of intellectual and artistic achievement globally. In 1913, Tagore became the first Asian to receive the …


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Editorial May 2024

Dear Readers, As Mother’s Day dawns upon us, it brings a special opportunity to celebrate and honor the incredible women in our lives who embody the essence of motherhood. Whether they are our biological mothers, adoptive mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, or mentors, these women have shaped our worlds with their wisdom, strength, and, most profoundly, their unconditional love. Today, we …


Make USPS Great Again

Making the USPS Great Again. Could an experienced foreign postal worker get an EB-2 NIW?

By Immigration Attorney Seth Finberg Most immigration attorneys would likely immediately discount the possibility of such a case. However, top attorneys thrive on our creativity and “outside the box” thinking with atypical clients. We always love a challenge. I would at least entertain the consultation and then see what can be done. Sometimes a complicated or less obvious case may …


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Embracing Shadows: Ancient Wisdom and Modern Practices During Solar Eclipses

By Chahna Tailor Gupta A solar eclipse, where the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, obscuring the sun’s light, has always fascinated and alarmed civilizations across the world. Traditionally, in Jyotish (Vedic astrology) and Ayurveda—ancient Indian systems of astrology and medicine—eclipses are seen as significant yet potentially disruptive cosmic events. This April’s solar eclipse provides a timely opportunity …


Dhrupad: Unveiling the Celestial Symphony

Dhrupad: Unveiling the Celestial Symphony

By Vasini Shyama Charan Jha In the sacred tapestry of Indian classical music, Dhrupad stands as a timeless embodiment of the celestial symphony, resonating with the profound rhythms that underpin the very essence of existence. This ancient tradition, rooted in the celestial melodies of the Sama Veda, is a sonic manifestation of the cosmic dance of Shiva, the Adi Yogi …

India News

Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut: From Bollywood to Politics

By  Sabrina Liyaquat Indian Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut is a name that evokes a sense of power, talent, and controversy in the Indian film industry. From her humble beginnings to challenging the Bollywood establishment, Kangana has carved a niche for herself with her stellar performances and bold statements. Her journey is nothing short of inspirational, as she has faced numerous challenges …

Bollywood News

Ayushmann Khurrana

Ayushmann Khurrana: Actors rent clothes; stylists manage wardrobe

It’s widely known that many Bollywood stars opt to rent clothes rather than buying them to stay trendy. Actor Ayushmann Khurrana recently addressed this trend and expressed appreciation for Diljit Dosanjh’s sense of style. He also shared a story about his brother, Aparshakti Khurana, leveraging his own fashion sense. Ayushmann addressed the prevalent renting culture in Bollywood, stating, “The entire …

NRI News

Bhavini Patel

Bhavini Patel loses to Summer Lee in PA 12th district

Bhavini Patel, an Indian American, faced defeat in her attempt to unseat progressive Democrat Rep. Summer Lee in Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District. Lee secured nearly 61 percent of the votes, confirming the strength of the progressive wing of the Democratic Party in Western Pennsylvania. During the campaign, Patel criticized Lee’s stance on a ceasefire in Gaza and accused her of …

Community News

Community News April 2024

Community News May 2024

Georgia Altanta Metro Baisakhi Mela 2024 When: 05/11/2024, 11:00 AM Where: Lambert High School 805 Nichols Rd, Suwanee,30024 Contact: 502-291-7008 Email: Host: Pujari Spring Exhibition When: 05/12/2024, 11:00 AM Where: Al- Noor Banquet, 6010 Singleton RD, Norcross,30093 Contact: 630-776-9407 Email: Host: ZN Fashions Haasya Kavi Sammelan 2024 When: 05/18/2024, 3:30 PM Where: Denmark High School 645 Mullinax Road, …