Indian-American community takes pride in Kamala Harris bid for president

Ritu Jha –   Members of the Indian American community expressed excitement and pride after learning of Kamala Harris, the Democratic senator from California, entering the 2020 presidential race. Harris, 54, is a daughter of immigrants, who came to the United States for higher education. Her mother, Shyamala Gopalan Harris, a breast cancer researcher, came […]

Women play starring role in DC film fest

Directors Boney Kapoor and Zoya Akhtar, and actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jhanvi Kapoor honored at the event focusing on independent cinema   indica News Bureau   “Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come. It is the time for women’s empowerment.”   That was Frank Islam, an Indian-American IT entrepreneur, philanthropist and […]