One to One: Aakash Odedra

Aakash Odedra is a dancer, choreographer and teacher born in Birmingham and living in Leicester, UK. He trained in the classical Indian dance styles of kathak (Nilima Devi, Leicester and Asha Joglekar, India) and Bharatanatyam (Chitraleka Bolar,...

One to One: Vishal Baria

Vishal Baria was born in 1989.  He has finished his studies in India in science and technology.After that, he joined the merchant navy from 2007 to 2015 after that he had joined to the BJP party in India. He likes helping people with their problems. He...

IN LOVING MEMORY OF HASMUKHBHAI MANSUKHBHAI PATEL

Dada didn't say much, but we grandchildren loved to make him laugh. He had such an infectious smile and laugh. He had a nickname for all of us, which were hilarious! Mine was “Skyscraper”. I can honestly say that I had never seen him angry.

Obituary - Chandrakant B Patel (Dhobu)

Jai Shri Krishna / Jai JalaramIt's with deep regret that we announce the demise of our beloved husband, dad and grandad, Chandrakant Baberbhai Patel who was born in Uganda and later settle in South Harrow (UK); gaam Bhadran.

For a year, I have been living in a small, leafy colony in south Delhi, somewhat ambitiously called Mayfair Gardens. It’s a tiny residential neighbourhood with a beautiful and intriguing architectural monument, consisting of a mosque adjoining...

I once heard an interesting story during one of the official visits abroad as part of a high-level delegation. The story was narrated by a retired political leader of Indian origin. Several years ago, in one of the closed-door multilateral meetings...

Preferential treatment - or favour - is common in most areas of our life. It may be favour by parents to one child in comparison to other siblings, or favour by government officers to one contractor over the others. There are many examples where...

Eid ul-Fitr came last week in the midst of a deadly second wave of Covid-19 in India.  This was the second Eid during this pandemic.  When directly translated, Eid translates to “the festival of breaking the fast”, pious Muslims say that the...



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