US: Indian Woman With ‘Bipolar Disorder’ Goes Missing in NYC; Police Seek Public’s Help in Locating Her

Last Updated: March 10, 2024, 00:05 IST New York, United States of America (USA) A man leans on a garbage can outside the entrance to the Lexington Avenue subway station at 116th street in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, May 18, 2023. (Representative image: Reuters) Indian woman missing in New York City. Police … Read more

Indian-Origin Newsstand Operator In US Hit With Over Rs 76 Lakh In Fines

A GoFundMe campaign has been initiated to support the 59-year-old. A 59-year-old Indian-origin man in New York is selling papers like an old-school newsboy after the city slapped him with fines and shuttered the newsstand he has operated for 23 years. According to the New York Post, the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) … Read more

New York Explosions Firefighters, Ambulances On Ground Amid Reports Of NYC Explosion

The New York City Fire Department jumped into action after reports of explosions on the Roosevelt Island in New York City, US.  The explosions were heard around 6 AM (local time) on Tuesday on “580 Main Street, south of the Roosevelt Island Bridge & Tram”, reported US media website CBS New York. In a video … Read more

New York City’s Empire State Building Lights Up in Orange to Observe Diwali

Curated By: Shankhyaneel Sarkar Last Updated: November 13, 2023, 11:29 IST New York, United States of America (USA) The Empire State Building lit up in orange as New York City celebrates Diwali. (Image: X/Empire State Building) The Indian associations of New York City partnered with the building’s authorities for illuminating the Manhattan skyline by lighting … Read more

New York Celebrates Diwali, Empire State Building Lit Up In Orange Hues

The iconic Empire State Building was shining in orange in celebration of Diwali New York City: The iconic Empire State Building was lit up in orange hues as New York City celebrated Diwali on Sunday. New York City Mayor Eric Adams and Deputy Commissioner of International Affairs Dilip Chauhan celebrated the ‘festival of lights’ with … Read more

Arts Calendar: Happenings for the Week of November 12

‘The Hunger Games’ gets a prequel, ‘The Crown’ ascends to the throne for a final season, Dolly Parton tries out rock ’n’ roll and more.

US Landlord Sets Building On Fire With 6 Children Inside After Tenant Stops Paying Rent

Officials are now pursuing several criminal charges against Mr Islam. A landlord in New York City has been charged with 8 counts of attempted murder after he allegedly set one of his buildings on fire in a dispute with a tenant over unpaid rent. According to Huff Post, the man, identified as 66-year-old Rafiqul Islam, … Read more

How World’s Biggest Garbage Dump In New York City Turned Into A Park

Staten Island’s Freshkills was once the world’s largest dump. Staten Island’s Freshkills was once the world’s largest dump. In 2001, New York City shut it down and began the process of turning it into a park. A soccer field opened in 2013 and a bikeway in 2015. North Park, the first section allowing public access … Read more