We wish all our readers a Happy Fourth of July. On the eve of an important day in American history, we would like to share with you the breaking news a few hours ago on the civilian nuclear pact between India and the US. According to news reports, A key U.S. Senate committee on Thursday gave initial approval to a civilian nuclear cooperation deal with India, hailing it as the cornerstone of ties with an important new ally.
Here is the link to the story.
At Lokvani while we strive to bring you the latest in the community happenings in New England, we also hope to bring to you through this column some interesting links to websites and stories of interest on the subcontinent. In this context, check out a new website from the World Bank that offer statistics and data of all sorts about South Asia.
Fireworks and Barbeque, friends and family – Enjoy every moment!
The Lokvani Team
Anoop Kumar, Nirmala Garimella, Ranjani Saigal, Anil Saigal
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|IDRF To Organize The 6th New England Six-a-Side Cricket Tournament|
IDRF is organizing the 6th New England Six-a-Side Cricket Tournament to be played in Burlington (MA), Norwood (MA) and Nashua (NH) starting July 22nd. The last day to register is July 10, 2006. [more]
|How Does Democracy Arise, Survive And Thrive - Essay Contest|
GOPIO-CT aanounced a new essay competition for high school and undergraduate students. The topic is “How Does Democracy Arise, Survive and Thrive”. There are two prizes for each of two age categories – up to 18 years old; and 18 to 22 years old. The winner in each category will receive $1,000 and the runner-ups will receive $500 each.
|Raja And Radha Reddy To Perform At PEM|
The Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA, in collaboration with MITHAS (Massachusetts Institute of Technology Heritage of the Arts of South Asia), presents a Kuchipudi dance recital by recipients of the Padamshree and Padmabhushan awards, world-renowned dancers Raja and Radha Reddy, on Saturday, July 15, 2006 at 7:30 pm in the Morse Auditorium, Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square, Salem, MA. [more]
|July 4th Recipes - Fusion Cuisine|
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|Leader Bank Celebrates First Anniversary Of Its Central Square Branch|
Leader Bank celebrated the First Anniversary of its Central Square branch in Cambridge on Thursday, June 29 with over $22 million in new deposits. [more]
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