Search Results for "Sujeet Rajan" : 13

Sujeet Rajan (Photo via News India Times)

Opinion: Exhorting Indians to Fight Racist Attacks

Crime, New York, Opinion, South Asian February 14, 2017 at 4:01 pm

Sujeet Rajan, executive editor of Parikh Worldwide Media, warns of a risky time for non-whites and urges action against racism in News India Times.

Hindu Samaj Temple of Mahwah. (Photo courtesy of the temple, via the News India Times)

Pressing for Attack of Indian Priest to Be Considered a Bias Crime

Crime, Metro Area, South Asian May 2, 2019 at 10:03 pm

News India Times and India West report on an incident in Northern NJ.

M.F. Husain. Peasant Couple, 1950. Oil on canvas. Peabody Essex Museum, Gift of the Chester and Davida Herwitz Collection, 2003. Courtesy of the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA. (Photo by Walter Silver via News India Times).

Asia Society Plans Indian ‘Progressive Artists’ Group’ Exhibit

Culture, Manhattan, South Asian July 18, 2018 at 2:57 pm

News India Times previews a forthcoming exhibition of the Progressive Artists Group at the Asia Society.

Suraj Patel (Photo from campaign website via News India Times)

Opinion: Maloney’s Comment ‘Smacks of Hypocrisy and Racism’

Elections 2018, New York, Opinion, South Asian March 26, 2018 at 1:25 pm

A column in News India Times responds to comments made by Rep. Carolyn Maloney regarding the names of donors to opponent Suraj Patel’s campaign.

‘Nothing New’ for Indians in the U.S.

‘Nothing New’ for Indians in the U.S.

Asian, Immigration, New York January 17, 2018 at 5:30 pm

“A feeling of déjà vu creeps in” for Indians living in the U.S., writes a News India Times piece that looks at an Asian-American anthology with essays tracing the history and present-day issues of Indian immigrants.

A model ship by Moath al-Alwi

‘Art From Guantanamo Bay’ at John Jay

Culture, Manhattan December 6, 2017 at 3:23 pm

News India Times takes a look at “Ode to the Sea: Art from Guantanamo Bay,” an exhibit at John Jay College of Criminal Justice of artwork made by detainees.

Ram Kumar, Untitled, Oil on canvas, 1961, 20.0 x 31.0 in. 50.8 x 78.7 cm. Signed in HIndi and dated in English (lower left) ‘Ram Kumar 61’. (Photo via News India Times)

Art, Music and Dance of India

Culture, New York, South Asian November 9, 2017 at 2:45 pm

News India Times reports on dance, music and visual arts from India on display in NYC.

Hanumantha Rao Narra (left). His wife, Sasikala Narra, and son, Anish Narra. (Photo via News India Times)

Opinion: ‘Why This Secrecy’ in Homicide of Indian Mom and Son?

Crime, Metro Area, Opinion, South Asian July 26, 2017 at 4:55 pm

A News India Times commentary criticizes the “secrecy” on the part of law enforcement in the gruesome murders of Sasikala Narra and her son Anish Narra in Maple Shade, New Jersey.

One of the three phone booths that make up the "Once Upon a Place" art installation in Times Square (Photo via News India Times)

Immigrant Stories in Times Square Phone Booths

Immigration, Manhattan July 12, 2017 at 4:59 pm

News India Times describes interactive art installations in the city, including phone booths that share the stories of immigrant New Yorkers, and “talking statues.”

From right): Dr. Azra Raza, Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee and Ikhlaq Hussain. (Photo by Elena Olivo via News India Times)

Lahore Literary Festival in NYC: A ‘Potent Force’

Culture, New York, South Asian May 9, 2017 at 4:18 pm

The Lahore Literary Festival in New York, with numerous writers, artists and musicians making presentations, drew an appreciative crowd to the Asia Society on May 6, News India Times reports.

Arthur Pais (Photo via News India Times)

Remembering ‘Mr. India in New York’

Media, Metro Area, South Asian January 21, 2016 at 5:07 pm

News India Times and The American Bazaar remember Arthur J. Pais, a veteran Indian-American journalist who dedicated more than 30 years of his life reporting on the Indian diaspora and many other topics.

Cookbook author and judge of Top Chef Padma Lakshmi was the star attraction at the festival. (Photo by Sujeet Rajan)

A Celebration of Upscale Indian Food

Culture, Food April 13, 2012 at 6:37 pm

The success of last week’s Varli Food Festival, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan, was a testimony to the high-end appeal of Indian food – once a cuisine limited to humble curry shops and take-out counters.

The ‘Taxi of tomorrow.’ (Photo by Sujeet Rajan)

Cabbies Give ‘Taxi of Tomorrow’ Mixed Reviews

Featured Posts, Labor, Transportation April 6, 2012 at 11:32 am

Taxi drivers praised the new Nissan taxi’s leg room, fuel efficiency and comfort, but complained that the back seat is a tad narrow, and a sliding back window isn’t large enough for drunk passengers to put their head out, if necessary, to vomit.