American Journey


Most Successful Third Year Nepal Day Parade in New York Monday, May 21st, 2018

E Kumar Shrestha, Los Angeles: More than 3000 Nepalese walked on the streets of Manhattan, New York, to observe the third annual Nepal Day Parade on May 20. The Nepali American community organized the parade to mark the Republic Day of Nepal and the birthday of Lord Gautam Buddha. More than 55..

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US Green Card Lottery (Diversity Visa 2019) Results Posted Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Laxmi Sambahangphe, LOS ANGELES: Information around 2019 visa applications are now available online. Are you one of the estimated 20 million people who applied for the American Diversity Immigrant Visa this year and want to know your USCIS case status? If so, the results have been posted on the..

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Nepal 11 Entertainment Calls For Miss Nepal US 2018 Applicants Sunday, May 13th, 2018

Sisriksha Dhakal, LOS ANGELES: Nepali American most prestigious beauty pageant Miss Nepal US had successfully leaped over 5th edition. It is calling interested participants for gearing up into application. Interested women of age-group 18 to 25 can apply for ‘Nepal 11 Entertainment Miss Nepal US..

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Buddha Purnima festival at UN Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

NEW YORK: A special commemorative event was organized at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters on Tuesday on the occasion of the 'Day of Vesak' (Buddha Purnima). Secretary-General of the United Nations, President of the General Assembly, and representatives of Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Hungary,..

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US ends TPS status for 9000 Nepalese immigrants Friday, April 27th, 2018

Laxmi Sambahanpghe, LOS ANGELES: After assessing that the overall humanitarian situation in Nepal has stabilized since the devastating earthquake of April 2015, the U.S. Government has determined that Nepal is ready to graduate from its Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation. Secretary of..

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Nepali American Parag Pathak wins John Bates Clark Medal Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

BY SISRIKSHA DHAKAL, LOS ANGELES: Nepali American Parag Pathak, professor of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), won John Bates Clark Medal, which is conferred to American economists who have made a significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge. According to the official..

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Nepal elected member of UN Women executive board Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

NEW YORK: Nepal has been elected member of the executive board of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women). This is the first time that Nepal has made it to the UN Women since its establishment in 2010. Nepal's term in the UN Women will be from 2019 to..

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President Trump wishes people on Nepali New Year Friday, April 13th, 2018

WASHINGTON DC: The US has wished the people on the occasion of Nepali New Year BS 2075. Acting Secretary of State, John J Sullivan, on behalf of President Trump and the American people, wished a festive New Year to all people across the globe. "The celebration of Nepali New Year is a chance for..

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Southern California offered tribute to Shri Shivaji Maharaj Monday, April 9th, 2018

LOS ANGELES: Shivaji Maharaj America Parivaar (SMAP) offered tribute to the life and legacy of Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Members of the organization and local leaders met on Tuesday April 3rd, 2018 at 7:30 pm at Cake Korner Indian Café & Bakery in Artesia, CA to offer tribute to the..

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Gunman kills two in domestic dispute in Michigan university dorm Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Gina Cherelus, Jonathan Allen, (Reuters): At least two people were shot dead in what authorities said was a domestic issue at a dormitory at Central Michigan University on Friday morning and police were searching for the gunman. The two victims who were not students were found inside the residence..

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