An Indian immigrant who travelled to the US with his widowed mother and three siblings when he was just 15 is living the American Dream. Elected president of the United States Soccer Federation on February 10, besting an eightcandidate field that featured World Cup-winner Hope Solo, 62-year-old Carlos Cordeiro is set to occupy a coveted position in world football. Born in Mumbai to a Goan father and Colombian mother,
NEW YORK - A court has overturned the $21 million awarded to the family of a woman of Indian descent who was operated on her brain instead of her jaw because of a hospital mix-up, according to media reports. In its decision, The Michigan State Supreme Court cited a technicality in the way the lawyers for the family of 81-year-old Bimla Nayyar framed the case, which originally got them the multi-million-dollar award from a lower court jury,
BY DEVIKA C.MEHTA
LOS ANGELES, Ca - Dance is not just a musical act but a critical mixture of creative and cultural backgrounds. The thought has been nicely implemented by twin sisters Riya and Sara Kapoor, who have been collecting accolades for their brilliant fusion dance performances across America. In summer 2017, they stunned audiences with...
BY A STAFF REPORTER
LOS ANGELES, CA –Dr. Kali Pradip Chaudhuri was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award on Dec 30 by the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) at their annual summit in Kolkata, India. Dr Chaudhuri is an orthopedic surgeons from Southern California. He is also the Chairman and Founder of the KPC Group...
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LOS ANGELES,CA- Dharma Civilization Foundation, Founding President,Shiva Bajpai, passed away on Jan 13 at the age of 84.He was born on July 13, 1933. As a Professor of History,he taught at California State University Northridge (CSUN) from 1970 to 2003 and continued to offer classes at until 2010. Bajpai’s teaching focused...
LOS ANGELES,CA-Rapper and actor, Sapra, released his new music video, “Ishq Nashila” (Love Addict). on Jan. 19, the video is performed in the Bollywood genre and is available on platforms worldwide through the Speed Records YouTube channel. “My song and video talks about the power of love over everything,” said Sapra. The accomplished artist utilizes his song, energy and dance in the dynamic video to convince his romantic...
BY MANSI MOTWANI
LOS ANGELES, CA - Namita Shah, 18, from Artesia heads a venture that is not only one of its kind but also one that would garner appreciation from both Indians and non-Indians alike. She conducts walking tours of `Little India,’ on Pioneer Blvd. in Artesia. For those not familiar with it, it is SoCal’s largest Indian neighbourhood.
SANTA CLARA - Leading Indian American tax consultant and certified public accountant Neeraj Bhatia has been conferred with the prestigious Hind Rattan Award for 2018. Bhatia is an accomplished accounting professional with over 30 years of practice in international and domestic tax planning and compliance for start-ups and multinational entities. Coinciding with the Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas and instituted by the NRI Welfare Society of India,
MIAMI, FL - Former Major League Baseball star and future hall of famer Derek Jeter got all the headlines when the Miami Marlins were sold to his group, but an Indian American real estate executive is part of the ownership group as well. Punit Shah, the chief executive officer of Tampa, Fl-based Liberty Group, a company founded by his father more than 30 years ago, is a minority owner of the Marlins. Naples financier Bruce Sherman owns the...
BY DEVIKA C. MEHTA
LOS ANGELES, CA - A child brings love and joy to a family, but there are several Indian-American couples in the US who are less lucky than others. And, for them Indianeggdonors.com has turned out to be a blessing in disguise!
The agency that came into being in 2006 is helping nearly 30-40 couples complete their families every year.