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May, 2021


Intoxicated and Hallucinating Sonjeev Singh Arrested on Charges of Attempted Murder of Metro Officer. Standoff ended peacefully.

In the wee hours of the morning on May 22nd, 2021, a phone call was made regarding a person with a gun in the Summerlin neighborhood.  The officers responded to the call and the metro officer fired one round during the incident. Metro disclosed the suspect Sonjeev aka Sam Singh.  Sonjeev’s wife made the phone call stating that her husband is intoxicated and hallucinating, and is armed with firearms.  After the phone call, Sonjeev’s wife left the home with their son and met the cops outside the house. Several shots were heard fromRead More

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Now Open – Gurdwara Gur Nanak Prakash

Las Vegas Sikh community is gratified to announce the opening of a Gurdwara Gur Nanak Prakash.  The newly built Sikh community Gurdwara is the result of one anonymous family dedication and commitment to the community for a capacious place of worship.  Family profound gesture, by using their personal resources, took over five years, as they had to walk through the bureaucratic maze of complex regulations beginning with land acquisition, local zoning to final construction.  The land was acquired in 2014 with all the permits in place by August 2017, the construction started onRead More

Prof. R.S. Nigam & Nevada Policy’s Freedom Scholarship

The Nevada Policy Research Institute is once again offering a $3,000 Professor R.S. Nigam & Nevada Policy Freedom Scholarship to a graduating Clark County high school student who demonstrates a passion for economic liberty and individual freedom. The scholarship, which can be used for any education-related expense, is open to all graduating high school students in Clark County who plan to attend college in the fall of 2021— whether they attend a public, private, online or home school. To be eligible, a student’s parents must have earned less than $125,000Read More

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Looking for Eyebrow Threaders

Jina’s Brow Studio is actively looking for eyebrow threaders for their Brow Studio in Henderson. The studio is looking for part-time threaders from Thursday thru Saturday. The studio is located at 55 S. Valle Verde Dr., Suite 230, Henderson. Phone: (702) 768-5873

Luncheon with Clark County Commissioner Justin Jones

SAPNA – South Asian Political Network Alliance, along with the South Asian Bar Association (SABA), invites you to its luncheon meeting with guest speaker Clark County Commissioner Justin Jones, on Saturday, May 29th at 11:30 am, at Mint India Bistro, 4246 South Durango Road  [SE corner of Durango & Flamingo] The price per person is $20, which includes a specially prepared splendid Indian lunch buffet.   The short presentation by our guest speaker will be followed by a Q&A session.  We hope to see you there. On regular basis SAPNA hosts a luncheon meeting and invite localRead More

UNLV Fund Raising Drive for COVID-19 Relief Efforts in India

Many of you perhaps already know from the recent extensive media coverage that India is suffering a devastating humanitarian crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic currently sweeping across the country.  UNLV has a significant population of faculty, staff, and students from the Indian subcontinent who still have roots in India or are first-generation immigrants with families that have and continue to be impacted. Members of the faculty, staff, and student bodies at UNLV of South Asian origin have come together in a grassroots effort to build awareness amon the UNLVRead More

Home Cooked Indian Meals

If you are looking for a delicious home cooked Indian vegetarian and non-vegetarian ready to eat meals, please contact Minivia at CurryUp Vegas Phone: 702-746-3260 Meals are prepared in wide variety of Indian sauces and are packed & delivered in a microwaveable container.

Walk for India Fund Raiser

With an unprecedented COVID pandemic hitting India resulting in a monstrous loss of lives and shortage of basic medical necessities, the local Indian community has come together to raise much needed funds to assist those who are suffering in India. Please join the community members on Saturday, May 16th, and on Saturday, May 22nd, for a leisurely walk in the park fund raiser. Please see the details below…

Obituary – Hira Daulat

Hirachand Daulat, beloved husband, father, brother, grand-father and great-grandfather, and the patriarch of the Daulat family, was born in Hubli, India, on April 14, 1932 and passed away of heart failure at age of 89 on May 11th, 2021 in Las Vegas.   Hira graduated at the top of his class from Pune Engineering College as a mechanical engineer, and had a successful career with petroleum companies in Mumbai. At age 44, he immigrated to Dallas, Texas in 1976 and moved to Las Vegas in 1988. He continued to lead aRead More

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Priya Raju, Jaiden Reddy, and Isha Shah Named the Winners of 2021 National Merit $2500 Scholarship

National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announce Priya Raju, Jaiden Reddy, and Isha Shah the winners of this year’s National Merit $2500 Scholarship. Priya Raju of Palo Verde High School is planning to pursue a career in Healthcare. Jaiden Reddy and Isha Shah are graduating from the distinguished magnet program at the Ed. W. Clark High School.   Jaiden is joining Stanford University to pursue a degree in Computer Science with emphasis on artificial intelligence and applied mathematics. Additionally, Jaiden has been selected as 2021 InspirAsian Scholar. Isha is looking forward toRead More

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