Australia not England are Defending World Cup Champions

Ondrive with SHAM SAMAROO (September 2023) -- I will be in India during the World Cup and will be “Keeping You In Touch” with the...

All Skin Folk Ain’t Kinfolk

By Aminta Kilawan Narine, Esq. The race for president of the United States is picking up steam with South Asian Americans emerging as candidates in...

Labor Day: Unions Must Remain Vigilant and Proactive

By Chaitram Aklu Since September 5, 1882, the first Monday in September, Labor Day was celebrated in New York City. Then in 1894 it became...

Belair Remembers Vice-Captain Jack Mohabir

By Sham Samaroo NEW YORK (September 1, 2023) - The Belair family mourned the recent passing of loved one Harry “Jack” Mohabir. Members of the...

Indentured Slavery and the Indian Experience in British Guiana

By Amarnauth Samaroo, PhD (AUGUST, 16, 2023) - The recent uproar by VP Kamala Harris over the Florida school curriculum and slavery prompted reflections of...

A Tribute to Ashton Chase

By Albert Baldeo Ashton Chase, SC, OE, was the lawyer's lawyer, a labor expert, a statesman, and a wonderful human being. He will be remembered...

Amid a ‘Massive Victory’ PPPC Vows to Work in Every Local...

COMMENTARY By Dr Tara Singh The PPPC proclaims, “it is a massive victory,” “it is a landslide,” in response to the results of LGE 2023...

Dr Vishnu Bisram Honored in Fiji for Global Humanitarianism

By Staff Reporter Well known Guyanese and Indo-Caribbean patriot Dr. Vishnu Bisram, a political commentator and news reporter and a pollster in the West Indies,...

Embracing Another Aspect of Charitable Giving: SDGHM Conducts Medical Outreach at...

By Dr Tara Singh As part of its humanitarian mission outreach to Guyana and elsewhere, the New York based NGO, Shri Devi Global Humanitarian Mission...

Another Historical Day to Remember at This Time

By Chaitram Aklu Public Law 88-352 – the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was enacted To enforce the constitutional right to vote, to confer jurisdiction...

Queens Book Fair Celebrates Indo-Caribbean Heritage

By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine In March 2023, we celebrated Black History Month. Two months later, we gathered to celebrate Indo-Caribbean Heritage and to pay homage...

Suriname Celebrates 150 Years of Indian Presence

By Dr Vishnu Bisram June 5 marked the Sesquicentennial or 150th anniversary of the presence of Indians (from India) in Suriname. The first or maiden...

Mayor Adams Must Solve Diwali Conundrum Now!

As an elected District Leader with a large South Asian and Indo-Caribbean population, I make this appeal on behalf of the more than 300,000...

Lalchan “Rafi” Singh: Trinidad’s Songbird!

PROFILE OF THE MONTH By Dhanpaul Narine Lalchan “Rafi” Singh is one of the most versatile singers to emerge from Trinidad and Tobago. He has cultivated...

The Spotted Lantern Fly: If You See It, Kill It

By Chaitram Aklu Last year in early Fall I was on the boardwalk in Far Rockaway, Queens when I saw an insect I was on...

“Faith, Family and Future:” More Than 25,000 Attend Islamic Convention in...

The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), in collaboration with the Muslim American Society (MAS), held it’s 48th Annual Convention at the Baltimore Convention...

LGE 2023 will Offer Several Lessons to all Political Parties

By Dr Tara Singh I have read several letters, articles, and social media reports that point out the undistinguished leadership of the APNU leader, Mr....

2nd Annual Gay Pride Flag Raising Ceremony to be Held in...

QUEENS, NY - The 2nd annual official Gay Pride Flag Raising Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, June 6, 2023, at 5 pm, in...

Curry Roti Box Restaurant Welcomes ‘Trini Cooking’ with Natasha

QUEENS, NEW YORK -- Curry Roti Box West Indian Restaurant, was delighted to welcome YouTube & Facebook cooking sensations Natasha with over 1 million...

Young Guyanese Grass Track Enthusiasts Aim to Break the King’s Record

By DESIREE KISSOON GUYANA - Former Guyanese ‘King of Grass Track’ Niky Ramsarran, met the young enthusiasts of the sport, who aim to break his...