A significant rite of passage for young Nepalese was conducted in Queens recently, Everest Times reports.
The monsoon season in Nepal was celebrated with a block party in front of the Rubin Museum on West 17th Street.
Nepalaya News profiles Sharmila Sherchan, owner of the popular Nepalese restaurant Mustang Thakali Kitchen in Jackson Heights.
S.J. Jung, who is running against State Sen. Toby Ann Stavisky in the Democratic primary for the second time, tells The Korea Times what he will do differently this time around.
A vigil was held at Diversity Plaza for the 13 Nepalese security guards who died in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan.
Ditmas Park Corner profiles the two activists behind initiatives in Kensington – Bangladeshi American Center of North America and Bound for Success Tutoring Center – seeking to educate and entertain South Asian and other communities.
Area residents hope to make Avenue C Plaza in Kensington a place for community events, reports Ditmas Park Corner.
One-by-one, members of Pakistani American Community of Long Island denounced the mass shooting in Orlando, in a video of a vigil organized by the group.
News India Times profiles Uplift Humanity India, a nonprofit in New York helping to rehabilitate juvenile inmates in India, and its founder, Anish Patel, who came up with the idea for the initiative as a teenager on a family trip.
This year, to celebrate Mount Everest Day, the US Nepal Climbers Association held the Everest Day Open Top Rope Climbing Competition in Long Island City, reports Everest Times.
The recently opened Museum of Indian Journey to the United States at the Hindu Samaj Temple of Mahwah in New Jersey displays the stories and photos of Indian immigrants living across the U.S., reports News India Times.
Th first-ever Nepal Day Parade was help in Manhattan on May 22, and drew several thousand participants.
The Sikh Coalition will hold an exhibit of the portraits of Sikh Americans, around the 15th anniversary of September 11, in an effort to combat the hostility faced by the community, and spread awareness of the religion and culture, reports News India Times.
At a May Day rally in Diversity Plaza, Bangladeshi street vendors railed against the Jackson Heights Bangladeshi Business Association, reports News India Times.
Raj Mukherji speaks to News India Times about being a New Jersey state Assembly member and under what condition he would “seriously consider” running for mayor of Jersey City.