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Meera Gandhi Honored at Marc Anthony's Maestro Cares Foundation

Feb 17, 2015, New York City: Meera Gandhi’s The Giving Back Foundation was honored at Marc Anthony’s Maestro Cares Foundation’s second annual gala event in New York City. The black-tie event was hosted by Bravo Network’s “Million Dollar Listing” star, Luis Ortiz and included over 450 guests, including Hollywood actor director Phylicia Rashad and AJ […]

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Belinda Carlisle to Drive a Rickshaw Across India for Charity

International recording artist to travel from Chandigarh to Udaipur by rickshaw to raise money for the Animal People Alliance Global pop icon, Belinda Carlisle, is to drive an auto rickshaw across north India to raise funds for the Animal People Alliance (APA), which has been working to improve the lives of slavery survivors through economic […]

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What's for Dinner? Kunal Lamba Knows

Kawan Kitchen Mate, a new cooking show that will finally answer the most important question for South Asian-Americans, “What’s for dinner?” started airing recently on Star India Plus TV. Hosted by local talent Kunal Lamba of New York City, the show takes the host into homes of real families across the US and shows them […]

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Ayushmann Khurrana Flies High in Hawaizaada

Eight years before the Wright Brothers flew the first plane in America, Shiv Talpade designed and flew one in India, at least according to Hawaizaada, a period drama set in the heart of Mumbai in Colonial India. The movie is an epic tale of young man who inspires his countryman against British Rule by designing […]

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Roshni Media Group Announces Leadership Awards Gala

New York, NY, December 2014: Roshni Media Group, a multi-media platform known for its award-winning coffee table books profiling accomplished global leaders from various fields and industries, announced this week that the organization will be hosting its first-ever “Roshni Media Awards Gala” in May of 2015 at the iconic Taj Pierre Hotel in New York City. 

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Preity Uupala: Of Dreams, Confidence and lots of Courage 

by Ranga Iyer Rubbing shoulders with Jackie Chan, hosting Moscow Horror Film Festival, being a lead in an award winning short (The Hug), endorsing popular brands including, Villa Thea resorts in Mykonos, Greek islands, Orion SPA in Thailand, Chloe and Isabel jewelry and last but not the least winning the tile of Miss India International […]

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A Culinary Journey Through the Himalayas with Chef Vikas Khanna

Imagine a cookbook where the stories behind the recipes are as vibrant as the cuisine. That is what you’ll discover in celebrity chef Vikas Khanna’s latest cookbook, Return to the Rivers: Recipes and Memories of the Himalayan River Valleys. Khanna takes food aficionados on a gastro pilgrimage through the Himalayas with ancient recipes, local ingredients […]

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My Pet Dragon

In New York City, there are hundreds, no…thousands, of musical artists performing all over the city from underground bars in Brooklyn, to underground platforms in the subway. Creating a sound that is unique, melodic and strong becomes a herculean task as bands battle for recognition and a following amongst, mostly jaded, audiences. Meet My Pet […]

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Four Faces to Watch 2014

2013 has been a very visible year for South Asian-Americans in the mainstream, but four new faces have made big news in the world of beauty and fashion. You’ve probably seen their photos on billboards and on the television. Now, find out a little more about who they are. Nina Davuluri Miss America Nina made […]

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Saif Ali Khan in Bullett Raja

Bollywood superstar Saif Ali Khan returns to the big screen this Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 28, in the much-talked-about new film Bullett Raja which releases in the U.S. before it opens in India. Directed by last year’s National Award winner Tigmanshu Dhulia (Paan Singh Tomar), the film co-stars Sonakshi Sinha and mixes action, comedy, and romance […]

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