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Pashmina

I’m so far behind on my TBR pile it’s ridiculous. I was supposed to read Nidhi Chanani’s Pashmina a few months ago when I got a copy on Net Galley. 372 more words

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US census bureau will tell you how many Tamil, Punjabi, Telugu, and Bengali are in America

The US census is finally counting how many people speak Tamil, Punjabi, Telugu, and Bengali.

Marketers, analysts and consultants continually watch for demographics trends on the Non-Resident Indian community in the US and North America. 347 more words

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My Indian American Thanksgiving Meal

This has been my second year cooking Thanksgiving meal for my family – sans turkey unfortunately, but we are starting to make our own traditions, and that’s the fun of a family filled holiday! 399 more words

NRIs, foreigners and Senior Citizens without Aadhaar can re-verify their mobile services says DoT

There is a lot of debate among the non-resident Indian community about Aadhaar Verification required for some of the essential services like bank accounts, financial transactions and even telephone service and SIM. 209 more words

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A Sikh woman, Preet Didbal, is elected Mayor for the first time in US history

“It is truly the manifestation of the American dream”, says Didbal

By Geeta Goindi

December 1, 2017 – Breaking through cultural and gender barriers, Preet Didbal has become the first Indian-American Sikh woman elected as Mayor in US history. 516 more words

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Book Review: Interpreter of Maladies

Interpreter of Maladies

by Jhumpa Lahiri

I didn’t love this book.

Some of the stories were beautiful. All of the writing was lovely, but some of the stories didn’t sing to me, where some did. 886 more words

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