Tokyo 2020: Neeraj Chopra Strikes Gold & Other Momentous Olympic Victories By South Asian Athletes
South Asians were shining at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. There were more than 145 South Asian athletes who qualified for the competition, which began on July 23 and ended August 8. Check out our list of our South Asian Olympians who reached various milestones including who landed medals. Tokyo 2020 which was delayed a year due to the pandemic, hosted athle
Harpreet Kaur The First Sikh Woman To Win An Emmy Award Nabs Three More This Year
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, handed out their Emmys for various news programs and informational documentaries this year with three Emmy Awards given to filmmaker Harpreet Kaur. Kaur is a producer at Maryland Public Television an affiliate station of PBS
Meet The 4 South Asians Who Made Forbes "CEO Next 2021" List
Forbes Magazine known for their lists released their latest batch. With "Forbes CEO Next 2021" list recognizing "up-and-coming leaders set to revolutionize American business". With 50 names, check out the 4 South Asians who made this unique list! Amrita Ahuja Position: CFO Company: Sq
Alia Bhatt Goes Hollywood By Signing With WME, Same Agency That Manages Oprah
Bollywood star Alia Bhatt signs with WME as she also looks to eyeing crossing over opportunities with Hollywood. The mega star who also has over 54 million followers on Instagram has signed with WME, which also represents Gil Gadot (Wonderwoman), Oprah Winfrey an
In Memoriam Dilip Kumar 1922-2021: 8 Of His Iconic Films You Need To Rediscover Now
The iconic actor Dilip Kumar passed away on July 7th at 7:30am Mumbai time. His pulmonologist Dr. Jalil Parkar confirmed the news from Mumbai's PD Hinduja Hospital. Kumar was 98 years of age. A loss of an icon is always profound but this time, it's cuts even deeper. With celeb reactions flooding ...
Justice Mahmud Jamal Becomes The First Person of Colour Nominated To Canada's Supreme Court
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced his nomination for the Supreme Court of Canada. Justice Mahmud Jamal becomes the first South Asian and person of colour to receive such nomination. Making Trudeau's motion truly historic. This nomination is to replace outgoing Supreme Court Justi ...
"We Belong Here" 10,000 People Held Vigil For The 4 Members Of The Afzaal Family Killed Because They Were Muslim
Citizens from the Canadian city of London, Ontario congregated at the London Muslim Mosque last night to pay tribute to the four members of the Afzaal family who were ...
Meet The 2 South Asian Women Who Made Forbes First Ever "50 Over 50" List
Forbes Magazine is globally renowned for their numerous lists including their "40 Under 40" and "30 Under 30", has finally recognized that there is power in the age of 50 and beyond. Today they released their inaugural " ...
Malala Stuns On The July Cover Of British Vogue
Malala Yousafzai the incredible warrior for girl's education has graced her very first fashion cover with British Vogue, and we can't get enough of it! Malala continues to collect deals and accolades. The Nobel Prize Laureate, author, speaker and activist has not only inked an impressi ...
Get Your Tickets! Fashion Runs Deep Fundraiser By UforChange Promises An Inspirational Evening For Graduates
UforChange a Toronto-based organization focused on providing a supportive platform for students who are looking to enter into the creative space will be hosting their virtual graduation and fundraiser on June 1st, 2021. ...
Vimeo CEO Anjali Sud Becomes The First South Asian Woman To Take Her Company Public On NASDAQ
Vimeo, the popular online video platform for creators which went public on NASDAQ is led by 37-year old CEO Anjali Sud, making her the first female South Asian CEO to take her company public. Taking a company public is no easy task. Especially when the company seemed to be dwarfed by t ...
"ET Canada Presents: Help India" A Star-Studded Special Set To Raise Funds To Help The Country Battle COVID
On Monday May 31st, Entertainment Tonight Canada (ET Canada) will be airing a fundraising special to help India during their current COVID catastrophe. ET Canada the country's leading entertainment news program, part of ...
Twitter Reacts To The Dyson Investigation & Martin Bashir Using "Deceitful" Tactis To Land The Historic Princess Diana Interview
The Dyson Investigation released their report revealing that BBC's Martin Bashir used "deceitful" measures to land the biggest get of his relatively unknown career: landing an exclusive interview with ...