BURLINGTON, MA—If you ever wonder why do you need an insurance for your business, home, car or for anything that matters, Dinesh Tanna has an answer. In an exclusive video interview with INDIA New England News, Tanna talks about all aspects of insurance. To watch the interview, click here.
About two-thirds of his over 1,000 clients are of South Asian origin and they ranges from all types and sizes of business to individuals and families.
SAN FRANCISCO--GOQii Inc., the digital health platform that is dedicated to enabling a permanent shift to a healthier lifestyle, announced that its exclusive U.S. Beta trial will launch this month. GOQii ("GO-KEY") is the only company built on the foundation of human-centric, one-on-one health coaching combined with wearables, health apps, big data and Karma.
By Anu Chitrapu INDIA New England News Columnist
It is that time of the year where people all around the world are celebrating Valentine's Day. I am so impressed with the marketing genius who came up with the idea. For us desis who did not get a chance to participate in this celebration in our younger days in India, no worries, it is never too late!
Hindu Sanskrit epic Ramayana performances through shadow puppetry of Malaysia will be held in various parts of USA in the next few weeks.
In "Wayang Kulit: The Shadow Play of Kelantan", an ancient form of puppet theater, the shadows of intricately carved leather puppets will be projected onto a screen, showcasing the plays based on Ramayana. These will be reportedly performed by a team of puppeteers and musicians from Kelantan region of Malaysia.
BROOKLINE, MA-- Deepti Navaratna and Cantor Randall Schloss will perform an intriguing mix of Jewish and Indian Music on March 1 in Brookline, MA, as part of the Boston Jewish Music Festival. The event will held on Sunday from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Montague Chapel located at 1187 Beacon Street in Brookline.
The concert is part of Carnatic Alchemy Project’s upcoming interfaith series with Carnatic music – ‘The Dialogues with the Divine’. On this occasion, Navaratna talked about this unique music program with INDIA New England News.
BOSTON, MA—Dr. Rosy Sandhu, M.D., a board certified physician in Internal Medicine, today opened Neem Medical Spa, which will serve as the ultimate wellness destination in the Northeast region. Located at 5 Middlesex Avenue in Somerville, MA, Neem Medcial Spa will offer a vast array of anti-aging, rejuvenating and wellness services that would combine the latest advances from western technology.
By Rajashree Ghosh INDIA New England News Columnist
As human beings we are somewhat programed to do the routine things after struggling to achieve a stage we feel comfortable with. The thing is we sometimes get too comfortable and stagnate until we realize we need to rejuvenate and seek new horizons. I feel as though the change experienced in the Delhi political scene was a result of a much deeper and engaged process of dissatisfaction with the status quo.
WASHINGTON — Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus announced that Raj Shah will serve as RNC Research Director for the 2016 election cycle. "I'm pleased to announce that Raj Shah is returning to the RNC as our new Research Director and Deputy Communications Director," said Priebus. "Raj will take the helm of a top-notch Research Department as we prepare to defeat Hillary Clinton and the Democrats in 2016 and to hold them accountable for their records.
WALTHAM, MA—With more than 43,000 Americans diagnosed with oral or pharyngeal cancer each year, healthy teeth and gums are very important. In an exclusive video interview with INE MultiMedia, Dr. Neela Gandhi talks about how to take care of your teeth, gums and beautiful smile. Click here to watch the video.
On March 7th and 8th 2015, graduate students of Harvard University will come together to organize India conference at Harvard - scheduled to be held at the Harvard Kennedy School and the Harvard Business School respectively. Now in its 12th avatar, India Conference at Harvard is one of the biggest India focused student-led conference held in USA. Last year, the conference brought together over 100 speakers and 600 students from across the world.
WALTHAM, MA—Three students from Lucknow's La Martiniere College recently visited United States to participate in the Yale Model United Nations, a four-day international relations simulation for high school students held annually on Yale University's campus in New Haven, CT. It was their first visit to the United States. Click here to watch the video interview.
Renowned Sindhi singer Sadiq Faqir died in a road accident on Feb. 26 in Saudi Arabia, where he went to perform. He was 48. He was travelling with his family.His wife, four children and cousins were injured in the accident. “World Sindhi Congress is deeply saddened at the untimely death of Sindhi nationalist singer, Sadiq Fakeer,” WSC said in a statement.
By mid-2014, self-published authors began taking home the bulk of all ebook author earnings generated on Amazon.com, while authors published by all of the Big Five publishers – Penguin Random House, HarperCollins, Hachette, Macmillan and Simon & Schuster – combined slipped into second place, according to the January 2015 Author Earnings Report.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Met) in New York is displaying "Earring for a Deity Showing Vishnu Riding Garuda" (17th-19th century) in its "Sacred Traditions of the Himalayas" exhibition which will run till June 14.
MUMBAI--Eros International, a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry announced that its on-demand entertainment portal, ErosNow, has added popular shows from Sony Entertainment Television (“SET”), one of India’s leading Hindi general entertainment television channels and SAB TV, a family comedy channel, to its catalog. The content will be available to ErosNow subscribers at no additional subscription costs.
In the past 30 years, obesity has more than doubled in young children and quadrupled in adolescents, potentially leading to a host of chronic diseases later in life, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Conversely, the CDC reports that regular physical activity provides a long list of physical benefits for children, but that’s not all. Daily exercise also promotes mental and emotional well-being that includes self-esteem.
The Twentieth Wife by Indu Sundaresan is based on the life of Mehrunnisa, who later became Empress Nur Jahan, the twentieth wife of Emperor Jahangir. Nur Jahan was fascinating to all because unlike other women from that era, her ambition knew no bounds. She was not content in becoming supreme just in the Emperor’s harem. She wanted to rule the empire and Jahangir allowed her power to do so. Sundaresan traces the path Mehrunnisa’s life took till she became Empress. It is an extraordinary tale rooted in history.