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Election Judges Needed for Nov. 6 Election

CHICAGO, IL- Chicago Election Board Chairwoman Marisel A. Hernandez on Wednesday encouraged Chicagoans to sign up to serve as Judges of Election to help staff the city’s precinct polling places at the Nov. 6 General Election, particularly…

Nritya Samarpana 2018 Dazzles Chicago

Chicago IL— The two-day Indian classical dance festival, Nritya Samarpana 2018, concluded on September 16, 2018 at Sri Venkateswara Swami (Balaji) Temple in Aurora, Illinois. A total 9 featured performers from different states of the USA…

MGC St. Louis Celebrates Janmashtami

ST LOUIS, MO— On Sunday, September 2nd, the Hindu community gathered to celebrate Janmashtami at the Mahatma Gandhi Center in St. Louis. The Gandhi Center was decorated with flowers and bright lights and devotees sang bhajans in praise of…

Indian CEO Arrested on Visa Fraud Charges

BELLEVUE, WA— The U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Western District of Washington and U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes announced on August 29th that Pradyumna Kumar Samal has been arrested on visa fraud charges.Samal, a 59-year-old citizen…

Milwaukee Celebrates IndiaFest 2018

Milwaukee, WI— After 5 years of dedication, effort, and consistent service, Governor Scott Walker has declared August 15th as “India Day” in the State of Wisconsin, honoring India, in lieu of the efforts by Spindle India, Inc.’s IndiaFest…

Pakistan I-Day celebration at Bolingbrook

CHICAGO, IL— Another historic Taste of Pakistan in Bolingbrook took place on Saturday, August 25, 2018.The event was hosted at the Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center at 375 W. Briarcliff Rd. This year, the celebrities invited to…

HINDUISM – ADVENT & ACCEPTANCE IN USA

World Hindu Foundation has organized a three day conference in Lombard, a suburb of Chicago, in Westin Hotel, from Sept 7 – Sept 9, 2018. The conference mission statement states that it’s an effort to provide global platform for people to…

FIA Chicago’s annual India Ind.Day gala

CHICAGO, IL - At the recently-held FIA Chicago’s annual India Independence Day Gala, its Founder-President Sunil Shah underscored glaring inconsistencies in Schaumburg’s sluggish progress and announced himself as a candidate for Schaumburg…

Vedic Heritage Camp by Chinmaya Mission

CHICAGO, IL -- The 35th annual Vedic Heritage Summer Camp was held in Chinmaya Mission Chicago’s Badri center (Willowbrook, IL) from July 16 to July 22.The camp was a great success with about 100 children attending the camp, including…

Man tries to abduct five-year-old girl

CHICAGO, IL -- A man slapped a 5-year-old girl after attempting to abduct her on July 30 from a backyard in the North Mayfair neighborhood on the Northwest Side.The girl was in her backyard between 4 and 4:30 pm in the 4800 block of…

INAM baseball youth tournament soon

SCHAUMBURG, IL – The Indian American Youth Baseball Tournament for those aged between 11 years and 13 years will be held during August 11-12 at Polk Field, 901 E. Thacker St, Schaumburg, IL, 60173. for Age 10 -13.Newcomers are welcome…