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Tuesday, August 15th, 2017


SAPNA’s Monthly Luncheon with Nevada State Treasurer Dan Schwartz

SAPNA – South Asian Political Network Alliance invites you to its monthly luncheon with special guest Nevada State Treasurer Dan Schwartz, on Saturday, August 19th, at the Capital Seafood Restaurant in the China Town Plaza.

Vibrant Celebrations marks the 70th Anniversary of India’s Independence Day

On August 12th, the local Indian community got together at the Henderson Convention Center to celebrate the 70th anniversary of India’s Independence.  The diverse attendance of over 300 members of the Indian community and their guests were supportive and appreciative of the local Friends of India club celebrating a major milestone for India as an independent country free of tumultuous colonial rule. Friends of India’s executive committee and the dedicated team of volunteers put an impressive concoction of festivities with an evening of entertainment, dining, shopping and socializing.  Before theRead More

Mohammad Shafique Arrested for Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Mohammad Shafique was convicted earlier for an unlawful possession for sale of drugs and controlled substance, attempted burglary and trafficking in controlled substances.  Mohammad is charged with four separate counts of felon in possession of a firearm. The government proffers that the defendant has been selling guns and methamphetamine for some period of time. Mohammad had his first conviction back in 2006 for possession of methamphetamine with intent to sell and has at least two prior convictions for drug trafficking and two prior convictions for burglary. Additionally, the defendant hasRead More