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Thirteen Students Named Semifinalists in 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program

National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced thirteen Indian& Pakistani American Semifinalists students from Nevada in the 64thannual National Merit Scholarship Program. Seven of the students are currently attending public schools in Las Vegas, three are from the private The Meadows School, while the other three are from Reno attending the prestigious The Davidson Academy of Nevada. The 2019 National Merit Scholarship recipients are… Devika Bararia, Ashish Kalakuntla, Shreya Kamojjala, Vidhushan Ramakrishnan, Simran Shah are currently attending Edward W. Clark High School, Las Vegas.   Ananya Dewan is a student at theRead More


Six New Hindi CDs Published in Las Vegas. Proceeds to Help Kerala Flood Victims.

East West Music of Las Vegas and its Chief Executive Officer, Alex Mapleton, a long time resident of Las Vegas has completed making six new audio CDs. Older community members of Las Vegas will remember the weekly radio program SUNGEETH he regularly hosted for over two years. The making of these songs really is a product of a labor of love; they are the result of many years of research and work by a band of some dedicated and very talented musicians and a gifted poet. The songs were recordedRead More


Reception Honoring Judge Mark Bailus

Network, Involve & Engage with the leaders of the Las Vegas Community.  Paul Padda Law invites you to a reception honoring Judge Mark Bailus on Wednesday, August 29th at the spacious new offices of Paul Padda Law  4560 South Decatur Blvd.  Refreshments will be served.  Donations, not mandatory, will be gladly accepted.


Navratri Celebrations by Las Vegas Gujarati Samaj

Festival season is here and once again the Las Vegas Gujarati Samaj invites the community to their annual, three weekends beginning Friday, October 5th, of Navratri celebrations with a fervent display of music, garba & raas dancing, dining, and shopping.  The event is a secular festivities and opened to the public irrespective of caste, class and one’s religion. This year the festivities include three weekends of themed entertainment beginning with the professional dhol player Nirav from Los Angeles.  The second weekend, October 12th and 13th the celebrations encourages participants to show theirRead More


Kanwar Grewal “Mastana Jogi” in Concert

Pure India Restaurant is pleased to announce a live concert by renowned Punjabi singer Kanwar Grewal aka Mastana Jogi on Sunday, September 23rd at the Royal India Hall.  Due to limited capacity and a very high demand for the talented Kanwar Grewal aka Mastana Jogi, please buy or reserve your tickets ASAP. Kanwal Grewal aka Mastana Jogi, originally from Bhatinda, Punjab has an illustrious career in the entertainment industry. With multiple super hit audio albums, Mastana Jogi started performing all over the world along with singing in the Punjabi film industry.Read More


Dussehra Mela at the Hindu Mandir

Hindu Temple of Las Vegas invites the community to a much awaited Annual Dusshera Mela/Carnival on Sunday, October 21st, from 3 pm to 9 pm.  Bring the whole family & friends and enjoy some homemade food, indulge in some shopping followed by the burning of Ravana and spectacular fireworks at sunset. The festival of Dusshera or Vijay Dashmi celebrates the Hindu god Rama’s victory over the demon king Ravana and the triumph of good over evil – the victory of God Ram over Ravana.  In that spirit, your Hindu Mandir is once againRead More


Election 2018 – Meet the Candidates Forum

  An informed Community is an engaged community.  Election 2018 – SAPNA – South Asian Political Network Alliance invites you to a Meet the Candidates event to meet your future elected representatives. The event will be held at the newly opened Shiraz Restaurant on Friday, October 19th from 5 pm to 8 pm.  FREE Event with complimentary food.


Save the Date – Diwali 2018 Celebrations

Save the Date – Diwali 2018.  Friends of India invites the community to celebrate Diwali with Dining, entertainment from the local community participants and more, on Saturday, November 10th at the Texas Station Casino Dallas Ballroom.  For further information, please visit www.foilv.com  


Halloween Party by Global Charity Foundation

Please join friends and supporters of the Global Charity Foundation for a HALLOWEEN BASH at the Brio Tuscan Grille, Town Square, for creating a brighter future for the underprivileged children in Las Vegas and India…Wednesday, October 17th, 2018.  Buy your tickets now!


Dr. Parvesh Kumar: Providing Leadership for Research at UNLV School of Medicine

Thanks to a 5-year $20.3 million dollar grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health, UNLV will continue to lead a research network of 13 universities across the Mountain West.  Dr. Parvesh Kumar, the UNLV School of Medicine Vice Dean of Research, says $20 million research grant will have a huge impact in improving the health of residents in Mountain West states. The Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network or CTR-IN is the largest federally funded grant at UNLV and in the State of Nevada.  It is designed to expand theRead More