India’s YouTube Sensation Prajakta Koli’s New Video Campaigns Against Body Shaming

INDIA’S YOUTUBE SENSATION PRAJAKTA KOLI’S NEW VIDEO CAMPAIGNS AGAINST BODY SHAMING

A month ago, Prajakta Koli, one of India’s most popular individual YouTube creators, released a new music video called Shameless. It has already gotten over a half a million views. The music video features various artists including Raftaar, Gaurav Gera, Mithila Palkar, Sahil Khattar, RJ Malishka, and Raghav Juya. They …

Continue reading

Feminist writer Meghna Pant receives Bharat Nirman Award

Feminist writer Meghna Pant receives Bharat Nirman Award

Renowned author of “One and A Half Wife,” Meghna Pant, has won the prestigious Bharat Nirman Award for her contribution to the field of literature. The award was presented during the 2017 Asiad Literature Festival. The Bharat Nirman Foundation was launched by the Government of India in 2005 to promote …

Continue reading

Sikhs Of New York Hold Turban Day In Times Square

SIKHS OF NEW YORK HOLD TURBAN DAY IN TIMES SQUARE 

In April this year, hundreds of Sikhs volunteered to tie turbans in Times Square in celebration of Vaisakhi, the Sikh holiday. The aim of the event that has been held for five successive years is to educate New Yorkers and tourists about the Sikh faith. The event was held by …

Continue reading

Banyan Tree Macau- The Perfect Destination For A Big, Fat, Indian Wedding

BANYAN TREE MACAU - THE PERFECT DESTINATION FOR A BIG, FAT, INDIAN WEDDING

If you’re engaged and you want to know where to cram your big, fat, Indian wedding, you might consider Banyan Tree Hotel in Macau. This is the ideal hotel to host your wedding, reception or any other kind of special event. That is, it’s ideal presuming you have the requisite, …

Continue reading

Olympic Medalist Mary Kom Attends IBPC’s Women Empowerment Discussion In Dubai

OLYMPIC MEDALIST MARY KOM ATTENDS IBPC’S WOMEN EMPOWERMENT DISCUSSION IN DUBAI

ON FEBRUARY 18, AT THE H HOTEL IN DUBAI, THE INDIAN BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL COUNCIL (IBPC) OF DUBAI HELD A PANEL DISCUSSION ENTITLED ‘WOMEN EMPOWERMENT — BREAKING BARRIERS AND REDEFINING BOUNDARIES.’ The interactive session for board members and their spouses featured women with a broad range of expertise and from …

Continue reading

In Love with Kashmiri Crafts

In Love with Kashmiri Crafts

MEHAK MAHAJAN IS THE FOUNDER OF BOUUIN, THE INNOVATIVE ONLINE MARKET FOR ARTISANS OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR TO SELL THEIR TRADITIONAL ARTS. Mahajan left a successful corporate career to start the company when she experienced an emotional void and a desire to do something more personally fulfilling. Through the company, …

Continue reading

New York To Host Iifa Awards Weekend

NEW YORK TO HOST IIFA AWARDS WEEKEND

This month, New York will host the 18th annual International Indian Film Academy’s awards weekend. The weekend will celebrate Indian cinema and everything that goes with it, from music to business to fashion. The Academy, which plays a leading role in promoting Indian cinematic arts and innovation abroad, celebrates the …

Continue reading