India needs another round of economic reforms

Balaji Chandramohan –  India observes 68th Independence Day amidst confidence and global attention under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. There are however challenges facing the nation both at home and abroad. The world will watch with interest what Mr Modi has to offer to his people and the world. Since taking office in May 2014, there has been…

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Hope enters Shanti Niwas for long-term engagement

Staff Reporter –  Senior member of the community who visit Shanti Niwas Charitable Trust in Central Auckland will be major beneficiaries as they reach the benefits of ‘Hope.’ Jyoti Parashar and three seniors from the Trust recently attended a ‘Train the Trainer Programme’ conducted recently by Diabetes New Zealand and thereafter organised a ‘Hope’ programme at Shanti Niwas during the…

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Solidarity marks Independence Day festivities

Venkat Raman –  Indians in India and the Indian Diaspora the world over will mark India’s Independence Day on August 15, 2012. India’s High Commissioner to New Zealand Avanindra Kumar Pandey said that this is a proud moment for India. “The ‘external world’ has recognised our country’s progress in science, space, political unity, economic growth and in nation building. India’s…

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