American Journey


Washington State includes Nepali in its academic curriculum Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

LOS ANGELES: The State Government in Washington of America has included Nepali in the curriculum of academic institutions. Nepali American Activist Mohan Gurung, Commissioner of the State Commission of Washington for Asia Pacific Affairs, said with this decision of the Washington government,..

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Washington State Sues Donald Trump Over Immigration Order Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

SEATTLE, (AP): Washington state's attorney general says he is suing President Donald Trump over an executive order that suspended immigration from seven countries with majority-Muslim populations and sparked nationwide protests. Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced his lawsuit Monday, becoming..

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ANA sets up interim executive committee Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

LOS ANGELES: The Board of Trustee of the Association of Nepalese in America (ANA) has formed an interim executive committee as per a decision of the Board’s meeting on December 26, 2016. The decision will be effective from January 7, 2016 onward, according to a statement released by the Board...

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A Celebrity Who Loves Her Root’s Saturday, October 29th, 2016

Despite being born and raised in Singapore, she was never far from her Nepali roots as a Gurkha’s daughter. Excelling both academically and in extracurricular activities since young age, Jubi Gauchan attended top schools in Singapore, pursuing science and completed her A-Level there. She then..

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Luna makes it big in the U.S. Sunday, October 16th, 2016

NEW YORK: A Nepali rights activist Luna Ranjit has made a name for herself in the United States, as the New York City Mayor Office has observed September 28 as Luna Ranjit Day in honor of the untiring fighter for rights. Luna is one of the founders of Adhikaar, a not-for-profit organization..

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Everything happens for a Reason :: By Anusha Karki Friday, October 14th, 2016

On Tuesday the 8th of July, I was born in Biratnagar, Nepal. For few years, I was raised by my grandparents Naranath Prasai and Rewati Maya Prasai with the help of my aunts while my mom was finishing her N.I.S Diploma Course in Athletics in Kolkata, India which our family is very proud of while..

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Amrit achieve Takewondo master in the US Saturday, September 17th, 2016

LOS ANGELES: There is a saying “The starting point of all achievement is desire.” We all have some sort of desires in life, but everyone can’t afford to stick to their desires. Success happens to those who believe & stand on their dreams. Things weren’t easy in the beginning for 28..

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