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The Circle of Life: NAACH Performs with Richa Sharma at AAOHA

HOUSTON: The Asian American Hotel Owner’s Association (AAHOA) with about 11,000 members, is the voice of the owners of the hospitality industry in North America. Founded in 1989, AAHOA members own more than 20,000 motels employing about 578,000 people across the country. The AAHOA organizes a wide variety of events throughout the year, the annual […]

Rasaanubhava 2013: An Audio Visual Delight

HOUSTON: A large number of enthusiastic students of the Abhinaya School of Performing Arts presented “Rasaanubhava ’13, the annual recital at the Kaplan Theater, Jewish Community Center on March 30, 2013 as a dedication to the classical arts of Bharathanatyam and Kuchipudi. The director Indrani Parthasarathy well versed in the Pandanallur style of Bharathanatyam and […]

Grand Celebrations of Gaura Purnima at Hare Krishna Dham, ISKCON Houston

HOUSTON: Last week, Gaura Purnima was celebrated with two days of celebrations at the Hare Krishna Dham temple. The festival marks the appearance day of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu – an appearance of Krishna in 15th century in Bengal, India. Vedic texts state that Lord Chaitanya is the Supreme Person, Krishna, appearing as His own worshiper. He is […]

Red violet and Black Cotton Embroidered Anarkali Kameez

Red violet and Black Cotton Embroidered Anarkali Kameez

Red violet and Black embroidered party anarkali kameez intricated with resham thyread, keri work and patch patti border. This ready made kameez is available upto chest size 42. If you want full sleeves then there are 2 choices : 1) Full net sleeves @3usd. 2) Full georgette sleeves @5usd. Accessories which is shown in the […]

LOOTERA THEATRICAL TRAILER

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQsK_BywAAc Lootera (लूटेरा) is an upcoming Bollywood romance period drama film directed by Vikramaditya Motwane. Set in the stunning old world charm of Kolkata and Dalhousie, A dazzling mix of style and substance, of the sublime and the spectacular, Lootera promises to be the epic period romance of 2013 featuring Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha […]

Aashiqui 2 Trailer

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8blxWAOsaw   Presenting first look of T-Series Films & Vishesh Films upcoming romantic movie “Aashiqui 2” starring Aditya Roy Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in the lead roles. The movie is directed by very talented Mohit Suri while music is by Mithoon, Jeet Ganguli, Ankit Tiwari. Movie: Aashiqui 2 Starcacast: Aditya Roy Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor Music: […]

Gippi – Official Trailer

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N-G-XGG7xno&feature=player_embedded Karan Johar upcoming movie Gippy, which is directed by Sonam Nair and produced under Dharma Productions, will be a kids film starring Riya Vij and Taaha Shah.

Apple’s chief apologises to China over warranty policy

Apple’s chief apologises to China over warranty policy

Shangai: Apple’s chief executive, Tim Cook, took the unusual step on Monday of apologising to Chinese customers over the company’s warranty policy and said he would improve customer service in the country. Apple’s apology Monday was the latest twist in a strange spectacle that has unfolded in recent weeks in China over Apple’s warranty policies and […]

Manoj Kumar files defamation lawsuit against Shah Rukh, Farah Khan

Manoj Kumar files defamation lawsuit against Shah Rukh, Farah Khan

Yesteryears actor Manoj Kumar on Tuesday filed a criminal case against Shahrukh Khan and choreographer-turned-director Farah Khan in a local court for allegedly defaming him in their film ‘Om Shanti Om’.Kumar sought registration of FIR against the duo for alleged offences such as criminal breach of trust, cheating, defamation and conspiracy.  The case dates back […]

Indians are creative, says Sunita Williams

Indians are creative, says Sunita Williams

Calling Indians creative and innovative, US astronaut Sunita Williams Tuesday said that an international space programme was the “right way to go”.  “What I see when I come to India is that there are a lot of creative and innovative people who are ready and willing to jump ahead and be entrepreneurial and add to […]

US starts receiving applications for H1B visas

US starts receiving applications for H1B visas

The US has started accepting petition for the much sought H-1B work visas, amidst fear from industry experts and officials that the Congressional mandated quota of 65,000 might get filled up in the first week itself.  Officials said the Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) would not issue daily update on number of applications received, but […]

Delhi gang-rape: Witness denies coffin didn’t contain girl’s body

Delhi gang-rape: Witness denies coffin didn’t contain girl’s body

An Air India official today denied before a special court here the claim of December 16 gangrape accused that the coffin in which the body of the victim was flown back to India did not contain “human remains” and was loaded with “other things”.  “It is wrong to suggest that instead of human remains some […]

Katju to take up cases of those unjustly languishing in jails

Katju to take up cases of those unjustly languishing in jails

Press Council of India (PCI) chairperson Justice (retd) Markandey Katju has teamed up with eminent citizens and launched an organisation to fight for those who are unjustly languishing in jails.  In a statement released here, the former Supreme Court judge said many such persons in jail belong to minorities who have been accused only on […]

‘Vijender’s car planted where drugs found’

‘Vijender’s car planted where drugs found’

The drug scandal surrounding Vijender Singh on Tuesday took a new twist with one of his fellow pugilists Dinesh Kumar disputing the claims of Punjab Police even as the sports ministry explored ways to subject the star boxer to a heroin test despite NADA’s refusal to do so.  Almost a month after the scandal broke […]

A Coach, An Adviser or Know-It-All

A Coach, An Adviser or Know-It-All

An advisor is someone who suggests things. He/she may suggest a complete solution, they may suggest a different way of looking at a problem, or suggest sources where you can get solutions. The key is, an advisor is hands off, they give you the information, and you are responsible for making things happen. By Farida […]

Musharraf Greeted in Pakistan by Threats and Small Crowds

Musharraf Greeted in Pakistan by Threats and Small Crowds

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan’s onetime military ruler, Gen.Pervez Musharraf, ended four years of self-imposed exile on Sunday in hopes of carving out a political future, but he received an unremarkable welcome as he landed at the airport in Karachi.  General Musharraf, who resigned as president in August 2008 under threat of impeachment and left the country the following April, […]

Indian Car Ad Goes Viral, Not in a Good Way

Indian Car Ad Goes Viral, Not in a Good Way

Perhaps putting the maxim that there is no such thing as bad publicity to a new test, Ford Motor Company was forced to apologize Monday for an ad posted online last week promoting its Indian hatchback with a cartoon showing three bound and gagged women in the rear of a vehicle driven by Silvio Berlusconi, the former […]

Bill on Crime Against Women Passes in India

Bill on Crime Against Women Passes in India

NEW DELHI — India’s Parliament passed a comprehensive bill on Thursday to impose stronger penalties on men who attack women and to criminalize offenses like stalking and voyeurism. The bill passed quickly in the upper house of Parliament on Thursday; the debate in the lower house on Tuesday was longer, lasting seven hours. President Pranab Mukherjee […]

Go Goa Gone – Theatrical Trailer

Go Goa Gone – Theatrical Trailer

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4V5zGNVRmaE   Here comes India’s first ZomCom. Illuminati Films & Eros International present “Go Goa Gone”. Catch the exclusive theatrical trailer of the most awaited film Go Goa Gone featuring Saif Ali Khan, Kunal Khemu, Vir Das & Puja Gupta Produced by: Saif Ali Khan, Dinesh Vijan & Sunil Lulla Directed by: Raj Nidimoru & […]

Bombay Talkies – Official Trailer

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njzTBH8mZLU   India’s finest directors: Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee have come together to tell you a story like never before. A film about love, sorrow, pain and desire. A film to celebrate the emotion of Cinema. Bombay Talkies: Releasing this May. Directed By: Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar […]