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Events hosted at the UN to mark ‘International Yoga Day’

On the occasion of the 4th International Day of Yoga on June 21, the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations in New York hosted several events, including an exhibition of yoga on June 18; laser projection of yoga postures on June 19; yoga session

On ‘Yoga Day,’ PM Modi inaugurates luxury nature center in upstate NY

Above, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurating YO1 luxury nature care center in Monticello, NY, via video link from New Delhi. Below, Subhash Chandra, Rajya Sabha MP and Essel Group chairman, center, at the inauguration. India’s Consul General in New Yor

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Netflix’s India docuseries recognized by TV Academy in the US

Netflix’s docuseries, “Daughters of Destiny: The Journey of Shanti Bhavan,” which chronicles the lives of five Indian girls from impoverished families brought up at the Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project in Tamil Nadu, is among the recipients of the Televisi...

Maharashtra CM Fadnavis interacts with CEOs; attends community reception in NY

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, left; Consul General Sandeep Chakravorty, center, and TV Asia chairman and CEO, H R Shah, right, at the community reception “Mumbai Meets Manhattan” in New York on June 14. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra F...

‘Shaktirupeno: Portrayal of eternal feminine spirits’ in OH

While showcasing the eternal and indomitable spirit of womanhood through kathak, a popular classical dance from North India, Anga Kala Kathak Academy presented an event of pure aesthetics, “Shaktirupeno: Portrayal of eternal feminine spirits,” at the Cleve...

‘Yoga Cruise,’ a prelude to International Yoga Day 2018 in NY

More than 400 people attended the “Yoga Cruise,” a prelude to International Day of Yoga, 2018, organized by the Consulate General of India, New York in association with Vegetarian Vision and Mallakhamb Federation USA on June 3, in New York. On the chartere...

Author provides insight into the ‘Lost Heritage of Punjab’

TV Asia chairman and CEO, H R Shah, center, with historian Amardeep Singh, right, author of “Lost Heritage: The Sikh Legacy in Pakistan; and LTC Kamal Kalsi, US Army, at an event at the TV Asia auditorium on June 3. (Photo: Gunjesh Desai) Historian Amardee...

At the UN, Naveen, Anu Jain announce $1M winner for women’s safety wearable

Entrepreneurs and philanthropists, Naveen Jain, left and Anu Jain, far right with winners of the $1 million women ’s safety wearable award, from center, left, Avinash, Neiharika and Manik Mehta of Leaf Wearables, at the UN in New York on June 7. (Photo: Gu...

Goa Tourism roadshow in Chicago

The Department of Tourism of the state of Goa presented “GOA: Roadshow” and highlighted its tourism potential at the Holiday Inn in Chicago on May 22. In attendance was Nilesh Cabral, chairman, Goa Tourism Development Corporation and Manohar Ajgaonker, Min...