Events

IIFA Awards 2017 Fashion on the Green Carpet

July 15, 2017, New York:  Bollywood bust out the fashion on the IIFA Awards 2017 Green Carpet. From gowns to ethnic, suits to sherwanis, the stars wore their best as the walked the infamous IIFA Green Carpet at Metlife Stadium.  

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IIFA Awards Honors the Best of Bollywood Stars

  July 16th 2017, New York : The celebrated IIFA Awards took over Metlife Stadium with a dazzling awards show celebrating the best of Indian Cinema. Hosted by stars Karan Johar and Saif Ali Khan, the IIFA Awards, the finale of the IIFA Weekend saw a host of stellar performances and acts. The show kicked off with Alia Bhatt performing on the Awards stage […]

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IIFA Rocks 2017 Fashion on the Green Carpet

July 14, 2017, New York:  As IIFA-mania officially took over New York and New Jersey, the South Asian community was a buzz with celebrity sightings surrounding this global event. Fashion took centerstage on the Green Carpet on both nights. Here are some of our favorite looks from IIFA Rocks, Day One.  

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IIFA Rocks 2017 Celebrates 25 Years of AR Rahman

New York, July 14th 2017: Despite the rain, Friday night, tens of thousands of Bollywood music lovers filled MetLife Stadium to partake in a celebration of AR Rahman’s 25 years in the industry. Hosted by Riteish Deshmukh and Manish Paul, IIFA Rocks is a dazzling musical extravaganza that features a number of surprises and megastars […]

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17th Annual New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF): Festival Award Winners

The 17th Annual New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF), which ran from April 30 to May 7, ended on a high note with an awards ceremony, following the closing night film “You Are My Sunday.” The week-long festival generated a lot of buzz after premiering 85 shorts, documentaries and feature films from the Indian subcontinent […]

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2nd Annual Indie Meme Film Festival in Austin, Texas

The 2nd Annual Indie Meme Film Festival 2017, which ran from April 20-23, received an immense response from its audience. The chief architects of this initiative Alka Bhanot and Tripti Bhatnagar, along with their comrades brought 15 exquisite films (ranging from features, documentaries and short films) that showcase flitting images of the true spirit of the […]

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Raveena Tandon Inaugurates PNG Jewelers' First New Jersey Store

One of the most reputable jewelers in India with a 185-year-old legacy, PNG Jewelers further fortifies its U.S. presence with the launch of their third store on Friday, March 17th, in New Jersey. This is their first U.S. store outside of California, where they have stores in Sunnyvale and Fremont. The 4,000 square feet showroom, located […]

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Indulge This Valentine's Day at West Village's Tapestry

As the former chef of the critically-acclaimed, elegant Indian restaurant Dévi in Manhattan’s Union Square, Chef Suvir Saran opened his newest establishment (and passion project), Tapestry (60 Greenwich Avenue, New York, NY 10011), in May 2016. After a brief stint in San Francisco, Chef Suvir Saran returned to New York City partnering with Roni Mazumdar, an entrepreneur in the […]

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New York Asian Women’s Center (NYAWC) Changes Name To Womankind

The New York Asian Women’s Center (NYAWC), a leader in providing innovative and award-winning multilingual and culturally responsive services to survivors of domestic violence, human trafficking, sexual violence and later in life abuse, officially changed its name to Womankind at a press conference in Manhattan on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. “We changed our name to […]

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Life-Size Gingerbread House Decks the Lobby at Hilton Americas-Houston

Last year, Hilton Americas-Houston’s pastry chefs collaborated to create a spectacular hand-sculpted chocolate holiday display. Just after last Christmas, planning for this season’s festivities got underway. This year, the downtown Houston hotel, located at 1600 Lamar Street, has created a life-size gingerbread house! Located nearby the family-friendly Discovery Green and the George R. Brown Convention Center, […]

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