ADV: REGISTER FOR TIECON 2016

MAY 6-7 | SANTA CLARA

The largest entrepreneurship meet in the West coast is happening in Silicon Valley, May 6-7, at the Santa Clara Convention Center. DREAM. CHANGE. INSPIRE. – ATTEND TiEcon 2016!
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TOP STORIES POLITICS • BUSINESS • COMMUNITY • BOLLYWOOD

INDIA’S WORSENING WATER WOES

SECOND SUCCESSIVE DROUGHT RESULTS IN FRIGHTENING FAMINE

People wait with their pots to collect water at drought-hit Bhandivad village in Hubli, Karnataka, April 26. (Press Trust of India) India’s water woes are worsening as the country reels under the spell of a
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DEVELOPMENT IN INDIA

NEHRU POWERS MODI VISION

File photo of workers using heavy machinery to sift through coal at the Adani Power company thermal power plant at Mundra some 400 kms from Ahmedabad. This was India’s first supercritical 660 MW unit. (Sam
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FUN TO BE MISFIT

KANGANA IS PROUD OF BOLLYWOOD JOURNEY

Kangana Ranaut says she is happy to have carved an unconventional career path in Bollywood as she completes 10 years in the industry on April 28. (@Siliconeer, #Siliconeer, #Bollywood, #KanganaRanaut) Kangana’s debut film “Gangster” released
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CLINTON, TRUMP ON HOME TURF

MOVE CLOSER TO NOMINATION

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a primary election night gathering on April 19, in New York City. Hillary Clinton defeated democratic rival U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders in the
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RICKSHAW GIRL

BAY AREA CHILDREN’S THEATRE

Author Mitali Perkins’ award-winning children’s book, Rickshaw Girl, tells the touching story of Naima, an artistic ten-year-old in an impoverished Bangladeshi village who yearns to help her hard-working father, a rickshaw driver, earn more money
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REMEMBERING DR. B.R. AMBEDKAR

INDIAN AMERICANS MARK HIS 125TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY

Consul General Ambassador Venkatesan Ashok addressing the gathering on the occasion of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s 125th Birth Anniversary celebrations at the India Community Center in Milpitas, Calif., April 14. (Amar D. Gupta | Siliconeer) The
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PAINTING FACES

AN ARTIST’S JOURNEY OF PAINTING PORTRAITS

Nelson, Oil Portrait, 20 x20 Come spring, Red Rock Coffee will be hosting an art exhibition, Dreamland, featuring Fremont-based Indian American artist Bhavna Misra. Her colorful portraits will be on display from now till the
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SOLD

INTENSE, EMOTIONAL STORY

The intense, emotional story of one 13 year-old girl’s quest for freedom after finding herself a victim of human trafficking between Nepal and India, hit the big screen in the feature film SOLD. Globally, the
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AN UPHILL TASK

MODI TRUDGES ALONG TO FIGHT CORRUPTION

Late March a special court in India convicted a private mining company for irregularities pertaining to the allotment of North Dhadu coal block in the resource rich state of Jharkhand. The verdict is the first
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VIDEOSEVENTS • COMMUNITY • BOLLYWOOD

GANDABANDHAN CONCERT

ISHIKA RATHI, DISCIPLE OF PANDIT HABIB KHAN

Habib Khan Saraswati Temple and Gurukul presented Ishika Rathi in her Gandabandhan debut concert on April 3. Ishika started her concert with a short sitar performance of a holy song “Raghupati Raghav” and Raag Jog.
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THE MAHARAJA COMES TO SF

AIR INDIA WELCOMED AT SAN FRANCISCO CITY HALL

A cocktail reception in celebration of Air India’s new nonstop service between San Francisco International Airport and Delhi, India, with connections to more than 100 destinations in India and beyond, was held at the San
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PHOTOSEVENTS • COMMUNITY • BOLLYWOOD

THE MAHARAJA COMES TO SF

AIR INDIA WELCOMED AT SAN FRANCISCO CITY HALL

A cocktail reception in celebration of Air India’s new nonstop service between San Francisco International Airport and Delhi, India, with connections to more than 100 destinations in India and beyond, was held at the San
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56 PLATES OF RAJASTHAN

CHHAPPAN BHOG BY DADI PARIWAR USA

The Dadi Pariwar USA “Chhappan Bhog” laid out for the public to feast at the Sunnyvale Temple, Dec. 6. (All photos: Vansh A. Gupta | Siliconeer) Imagine 56 different dishes served right in front of
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