Rahul Gandhi US visit: Congress leader enthrals California audience; takes jibe at PM Modi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s visit drew people from different parts of the US to the Mohabbat ki Dukaan’ event held at the Marriot in Santa Clara, California, May 30, with hopes and aspirations that Gandhi and Congress return to power in 2024. Gandhi, who landed on May 30 in California, spoke at UC Santa Cruz’s Silicon Valley campus in Santa Clara, Calif., which was organized by the UC Santa Cruz Center for South Asian Studies, where Gandhi shared his views on the Bharat Jodo Yatra and the general election in India next year.

Rahul Gandhi in US: ‘India is like an ocean facing a storm, but the storm is going to pass’

At his first public appearance after landing in the United States, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi told an invite-only audience at the University of Santa Cruz’s Silicon Valley campus in Santa Clara, California that India is like an ocean facing a storm, and that this too shall pass. He was responding to specific question on what is often viewed as social engineering in the country, led by the governing BJP’s Hindutva principles. 

The Sikhs

Justice Markandey Katju- Justice Markandey Katju is a former Judge, Supreme Court of India, and former Chairman, Press Council of India. The views expressed are his own. Today, November 8 is Gurpurab, the birthday of Guru Nanak, the founder of the Sikh religion. On this occasion, I convey my greetings to my Sikh brothers and […]

The Sikh Community

Justice Markanday Katju-   Today, 12th November, is Gurpurab, the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak ( 1469-1539 ), the founder of the Sikh religion. It will be celebrated by Sikhs all over the world. There are about 27 million Sikhs in the world, of which 83% live in India ( only 1.72% of India’s population […]

Sikh Artists Talk about Contemporary Paintings at the 550th Birth Anniversary Exhibit for Guru Nanak

Ritu Jha- Several local and international Sikh artists commemorated the 550th Birth anniversary of Guru Nanak by expressing their honor through contemporary paintings, the first exhibition of its kind held in the United States. The theme was “Expressions of Divinity.” The ongoing exhibition at the Triton Museum in Santa Clara, California, that started on Aug. […]

US Congress honors Guru Nanak’s 550th birthday and sacrifices of Sikh Americans

indica News Bureau-   Recognizing the historical, cultural, and religious significance of Guru Nanak’s 550th birthday as well as the contributions and sacrifices made by Sikh Americans, a bi-partisan group of  US lawmakers introduced a resolution in the Congress on Wednesday, Aug.7. Observing that Sikh Americans distinguish themselves by fostering respect among all people through […]