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Janmashtami festivities in London

THOUSANDS of devotees are expected to gather in a London suburb to celebrate Janmashtami festival, the birth of Lord Krishna, this weekend (August 10-12).     Every...

Hindu, Sikh schools open with state funds

THREE schools based on Hindu and Sikh philosophy will open their doors to pupils this week as part of the British government’s decision to...

Talented blind orchestra ‘Black’ dreams big

ALL-BLIND Indian orchestra Black hopes to inspire audiences with their talent and raise awareness about blindness within the Asian community.   In one of the most...

Debut novel makes Man Booker Prize shortlist

  A psychological crime thriller set in the Scottish Highlands and the tale of a disturbed young woman in 1960s Massachusetts are on the shortlist...

Pujya Shri Rambapa’s birthday celebrated

Ram dhun (continous chanting of Lord Ram's name) marked the 96th birthday celebrations of revered Indian Saint Pujya Shri Rambapa that was held on...