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Music in the Time of Covid: A.R. Rahman to be Honored at Children’s Hope India Gala

In this grim time of the pandemic, what can be more joyful than having the…

How Miss India DC 2020 Experience Helped Connect with My Indian Culture in a New Way

I was fortunate enough to be able to take part in Miss India DC 2020…

Netflix’s Controversial Film ‘Cuties’ Raises Concern Among Indian American Parents and Children

The controversial French film “Cuties,” about a young Senegalese girl in Paris who joins a…

Pakistani American Fast Bowler Ali Khan Picked Up by Indian Premier League

News that for the first time in history, the IPL (Indian Premier League) will see…

We Must End Period Poverty and Menstruation Shame, the Invisible Facets of Gender Bias

Inaccessibility to sanitary hygiene products is an issue that impacts marginalized and vulnerable populations all…

What it Means to Celebrate Onam Amid a Segregated Indian American Community

Onam is widely celebrated among Malayalees around the world. This Onam, however, will be much…

Chicago Bharatanatyam Festival Focuses on Parampara or Lineage of Dance Form

Bharatanatyam teachers from across North America held workshops and presented performances, reflecting their own parampara…

17-year-old Indian American Creates ‘PulledOver,’ an App for the Age of Black Lives Matter

The murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25 this year has sparked off…

The Photogenic Side of Women’s Empowerment

Women across the globe are coming out in support of each other by posting black…

Children of a Lesser God: Specter of Going ‘Out of Status’ Haunts Dependents on H-4 Visa Turning 21

Recently, there has been a lot of discussion in the media about the struggles of…

Marriage Not On Their Radar Yet, But Young Indian Americans are Watching ‘Indian Matchmaking’

Netflix’s “Indian Matchmaking” is a blockbuster hit across the English-speaking world, if not beyond. It…

Move Over Kardashians: The Growing Clout of Indian Social Media Influencers

This is the age of the Influencers. Yes, they are a thing. A big thing.…