American Journey


Nepal Day Parade in New York was a grand success Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

NEW YORK: The Nepali American in New York organized a Nepal Day Parade with much fanfare on Sunday to mark the Republic Day of Nepal and Buddha Jayanti, The birth day of Lord Gautam Budhha. This is the second time  parade took place in New York. The Nepal Day Parade was organized by over five..

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Global Nepal Fest-2017 in US cities Thursday, April 13th, 2017

KATHMANDU: Global Nepal Fest-2017 is taking place in two major east coast cities of the United States with a view to promoting Nepal to the global community through art, music, culture, food, tourism and handicrafts. The Vintuna International is organizing the event in Washington DC on April 16..

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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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