India approves Future-Reliance deal despite Amazon complaint

New Delhi: Despite complaints by Amazon, markets regulator SEBI has approved...

Why not repeal 3 farm laws: Congress

New Delhi: Hours after the 10th round of talks between the...

India puts ball in farmers’ court

New Delhi: The Indian government has taken its biggest stand ever...

‘Warmest Congratulations: Modi tells Biden

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his congratulations to Joe...

Biden reverses Trump’s immigration orders on Day 1

Washington: Among the executive actions President Biden signed Wednesday is an order...

Neeta Jain, candidate for Council District 24, releases campaign TV Ad

Queens, NY: Democrat District Leader Neeta Jain has released “Community First”, her...

As South Asians celebrate, Kamala Harris says she’ll ensure a pathway for community

By Arul Louis New York: On the eve of her taking over as...

World leaders congratulate Joe Biden

New Delhi: World leaders said they were looking forward to working with...

2021 – Year of Hope – As If on Noah’s Ark

by Ravi Batra The ever-likeable Joseph R. Biden Jr. is our Noah, starting at Noon January 20, 2021, as we Americans have only One President at a time. 2021 is a year pregnant with Hope itself, and why I call it: the Year of Hope. Meanwhile, the world is buffeted with... Read More

Air India to start new services to US from Jan 2021

New Delhi: National carrier Air India is all set to expand its services to the United States from January 2021. Accordingly, the airline will commence its first-ever non-stop services between Bengaluru and San Francisco as well as between Hyderabad and Chicago from January 9, 2021 and January 13, 2021, respectively. “Passengers from... Read More

New Year Message

Kamlesh Mehta and Parveen Chopra The South Asian Times Dear Kamlesh and Parveen, Ranju joins me in extending our best wishes to you, your family and readers of The South Asian Times for a safe, happy, light-hearted, healthy and Blessed 2021! 2020 was a year of reckoning. Our nation, and world, faced... Read More

The world rings in 2021 with caution, gratitude

Dubai Emaar, the master developer of the Burj Khalifa, celebrated New Year's Eve with spectacular fireworks, animation, laser and light to ring in 2021. The dazzling display celebrated the theme of 'togetherness', the UAE's success and achievements, and paid tribute to the frontline heroes of 2020. Auckland-New Zealand , Sydney-Australia  New Zealand and... Read More

How a ‘new’ India can be built, starting 2021

By Rajdeep Sardesai  After a traumatic and turbulent 2020, it’s time to ring in a New Year with hope. And since Rabindranath Tagore is being rediscovered by our netas ahead of the Bengal elections, this is a prayer for India in 2021 that draws inspiration from the great poet-laureate. Where the... Read More