Author - Tejram Sharma

American, Southwest airlines defy Texas order banning vaccine mandates


Dallas: American Airlines and Southwest Airlines, citing federal requirements, said on Tuesday that they would not comply with an order from the governor of Texas barring private employers from mandating coronavirus vaccines in the state.   Gov. Greg Abbott, a strong opponent of vaccine mandates, issued the order on Monday, saying inoculation against Covid-19 should “always be...

Biden admin stops ICE from mass raids on workplaces


Washington: Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents will no longer conduct mass raids on workplaces where undocumented immigrants are employed, according to a new order by the Department of  Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. The real problem, Mayorkas said in a memorandum released Tuesday, are "exploitative employers," not unauthorized workers. "Under the previous administration, these resource-intensive...

Docuseries traces Guru Nanak’s travels across 9 nations


The first-ever comprehensive documentation of Guru Nanak’s life journey through visitations to multi-faith sites across nine nations, as documented in the historical texts, will be available from October 14. The series, ‘Allegory, A Tapestry of Guru Nanak’s Travels’, chronicles the vast expanse of sites that were visited by Guru Nanak during his lifetime. Over 550...

The Relation of the Mind to the Rushes in your Body


by Bhaswati Bhattacharya Vegas, the physical urges of the body, are controlled by subtle impulses of the mind. These impulses are a collection of signals from all parts of the body to the nervous system. They coalesce in nerve bundles alerting the unconscious mind that some reflex movement in the body is required to balance...

Losing the right to be AMERICAN
Denaturalization – Administrative & Judicial


By Dev Banad Viswanath   The Office of Immigration Litigation prosecutes and defends the federal government on immigration matters in court that also bring denaturalization actions against individuals who are suspected of cheating or lying to obtain citizenship. From 2004 to 2016, denaturalization cases filed by that office and by United States attorneys averaged about 46...

Myriad ways to celebrate victory of Good over Evil


The festival of Navratri is observed for different reasons and celebrated differently in various parts of India. Largely, the festival of Navratri has a common theme that depicts the victory of Good over Evil through regionally famous epic or legends such as the Ramayana or the Devi Mahatmya. Theoretically, there are a total of four...

PM Modi, ‘Ramayan’ co-stars pay tribute to Arvind Trivedi


Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid a moving tribute to actor Arvind Trivedi, who died on Oct 5th following a heart attack, in Mumbai. The Prime Minister described him as an "exceptional actor" who was also "passionate" about public service.  Popular for playing Raavan on the popular 1986 mythological show ‘Ramayan’, Arvind Trivedi, according to his nephew...

Florina Gogoi Wins ‘Super Dancer – Chapter 4’


Sony Entertainment Television’s kids dance reality show, ‘Super Dancer – Chapter 4’ has finally declared this season’s ‘Dance Ka Kal’. As the country waited to know who from amongst the Super 5 finalists will be the winner, through the Grand Finale titled ‘Nachpan Ka Maha Mahotsav’ Florina Gogoi from Jorhat, Assam was declared as the...

JP Dutta first civilian to be awarded Indian Armed Forces’ Remembrance Flower


J P Dutta, director of films such as 'Border,' 'LOC,' and 'Paltan,' has been awarded the Indian Armed Forces' Remembrance Flower. General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Defence Staff, will present the award to the filmmaker.  Speaking about the prestigious honour to TOI, JP Dutta said, “I’m honored to be chosen as the first civilian to be presented with the...