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Our Voice And Yours

Happy Valentine's Day! [more]

Lokvani Talks To Shikha Bhatnagar

(This article is sponsored by Attorney Trupti Patel)
Shikha Bhatnagar, originally from Las Vegas, NV, is currently Executive Director of the Akshaya Patra Foundation. Bhatnagar describes her unusual career path and talks about the huge impact created by Akshaya Patra in improving the lives of millions of children in India. [more]

In Conversation With Dr. Sachin B Patel

(This article is sponsored by Attorney Rachel C. Tadmor)
Dr. Sachin Patel, who has his practice at the Billerica Health Center believes that Preventive Care is most essential for long term health benefits. [more]

Technology: 24-Hour Knowledge Factory

Today, the advanced economies of the world are moving from the production of tangible goods to the development of intangible intellectual property (IP). Can the development of intellectual property become a continuous 24 hour knowledge factory? [more]

Bollywood Baatein

(This article is sponsored by Monique Kornfeld, Esq.)
After winning Celebrity Big Brother, Shilpa Shetty has hit a new high in her career. She has become an international star now, bagging reportedly 450 million worth of endorsements. [more]

Over 2000 Attend IAGB Republic Day Celebrations

(This article is sponsored by Copper Pages)
Over 2000 people attended the IAGB Republic Day event held at Natick high school where IAGB recognized Shishu Bharathi for its service to the community. [more]

South Asian Art History - In Memory Of Prashant H. Fadia

(This article is sponsored by Prashant H. Fadia Foundation)
Pullikolam - Pattern Art in White - II
Kolam or Rangoli - the art of floor-drawing - is integral to the Tamil Heritage. Learn about the subtleties and symbolism of the special type of kolam called Pullikolam.

Bridging The Gap - Narrowing The Achievement Gap In Schools With Enrichment Programs

On Tuesday, January 16, the Social Entrepreneurship Group (SE SIG) of TiE-Boston organized a panel discussion at the Silicon Valley Bank in Newton on enrichment programs to narrow the achievement gap in schools, which was attended by a capacity crowd. [more]

Sankranti Celebrations On An Unprecedented Scale By The Telugu Association Of Greater Boston (TAGB)

With about 1200 Boston-area Telugu community members in attendance, the Telugu Association of Greater Boston celebrated the Sankranti festival on Saturday, January 20th, in Littleton, MA. [more]

NETS Pongal Vizha 2007

The glory of India's tradition and culture was beautifully brought out by the younger generation in the NETS Pongal Vizha held on Feb 3rd at the Littleton High School, through scintillating dances, classical music and enjoyable skits. [more]

SABA At Harvard Business School Organizes India Conference

As India marked its 57th anniversary with celebrations, SABA, the South Asian Business Association and the South Asian Business clubs of the Harvard Business School celebrated its achievements by organizing the India Conference 2007 in Cambridge, MA. [more]

IANH Performs Public Service By Serving Lunch

On January 21, volunteers from the India Association of New Hampshire's Public Service group began the New Year by serving lunch to over fifty guests at the Nashua Soup Kitchen. [more]

Veena Venu Violin - An Unusual Treat For Rasikas

Local carnatic music stars, Revathi Ramasamy (Veena), Raman (Flute), Tara Bangalore (Violin), and Mridangam Vidwans Pravin Sitaram, Gaurishankar, and Mali are presenting a unique concert on Sunday March 4, 2007. [more]

Opinion - A Resolutely Uncivilized Colonial Bumps Into Postcolonialism

On a recent British Airways flight neither originating nor terminating in India, I was surprised to find devanagari text on the title page of the fold-out glossy card containing safety instructions for passengers. [more]

People's Voice From Bhopal

Rachna Dhingra from Bhopal, invigorated a 50 strong audience in a classroom of MIT on a snowy Monday night. The talk, titled "We all live in Bhopal", on 22nd Jan was sponsored by Association for India’s Development, Amnesty and Boston Coalition for Justice in Bhopal. [more]

News From Connecticut And New York

Prayers, bhajans, songs, tributes, and readings from all major religious scriptures of the world were part of the solemn ceremony that marked the 58th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on Tuesday, January 30, 2007 at the Indian Consulate in New York. [more]

Annual State Of Education Report (ASER) 2006 - Fact Sheet

In one of the most comprehensive state of the education studies, the survey covered 15,610 villages, 318,761 households, 313,135 mothers and 758,028 children in the age group 3 to 16. [more]

Money Matters

Take a look at the currency and bullion rates. How is the Indian market performing? We have the answers. [more]

For The Mathematically Inclined

Congratulations to Sandeep Bansal, Toby Chaudhuri, Aditya Datye, Amar Gupta, Kavitha Muralidharan, Madhavi Muralidharan, Bipin Parekh and Bharath Venkataraman. Here is one puzzle for kids and one for adults. [more]

Music Review - Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd

(This article is sponsored by Sounds Of India)
This score by Vishal Sekar may be a nice piece to play as you celebrate Valentine's day with that special someone! Shayad appki honeymoon ki yaad aa jaye! [more]

Youth: A Noble Gesture Towards The Goal Of 20-20

Raagini Jawa, a senior at Presentation of Mary Academy, Methuen, MA, a Valedictorian of her class, President of National honor Society and a music lover and performer, took up the challenge of contributing towards the goal of 20-20 by year 2020 for India's population. [more]

Film Review - Salaam E- Ishq

It would suffice, for the purposes of summarizing the story, to quote the film's own tagline: "six different couples, twelve different lives, one common problem: love". [more]

Recipes - B Is For Badam

Badam (Almonds) are loaded with protein, fiber, calcium, magnesium, potassium, vitamin E and other antioxidants and phytochemicals. Almonds have been shown to promote good health, especially when they are part of a healthful diet consisting of fruits, vegetables, and low fat whole grain products. [more]

Akashvani - Astrology

Astrology -The stars for you this fortnight. [more]

Cricket Corner - Howzzat

Munaf, who picked up 2 for 25 from seven overs, nailing Upul Tharanga and Mahela Jayawardene, came in for praise from Rahul Dravid who addressed a brief press conference shortly after play was called off just after 8.30pm [more]

Photo Of The Fortnight

Il Duomo di Milano is the Cathedral of Milan. [more]

Thought For The Day

(This article is sponsored by epuja)
To laugh often and love much... to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self... this is to have succeeded.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

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Free Health Stop
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Valentines Day Party / Sharon Council
IAAC Playwright Residency and Playwrights Week
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Choice Meal Program For Older Adults in Indian Community
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Jagrata - Jai Mata Di
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NSF Bee Workshop
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Reading with Samina Ali
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Veena Venu Violin Concert
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Holi Mahotsav
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Art of Living - Part I Course / Worcester
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Hindustani Flute Concert - Rupak Kulkarni
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