NYC

How the cookie crumbles

‘Bakedo’, Shirin Harshat’s homegrown baking venture, is bringing the true goodness of New York cookies to town.

published on : 24th February 2022

TN Govt to install statue for Pennycuick in his native town in England: CM

The Tamils living in Camberley have obtained permission from St Peter's Church for installing the statue of Pennycuick. 

published on : 15th January 2022

Eric Adams sworn in as New York City mayor after NYE ball drop

Adams, 61, faces the immense challenge of pulling the city out of the pandemic, taking office as the city is grappling with record numbers of COVID-19 cases driven by the omicron variant.

published on : 1st January 2022

'No more shutdowns': Mayor De Blasio's promise as NYC faces Covid spike

“Adamantly I feel this: No more shutdowns. We’ve been through them," de Blasio said at a virtual news conference Tuesday. "They were devastating. We can’t go through it again.”

published on : 22nd December 2021

In a historic first, New York City allows non-citizens to vote in municipal elections

The local law will allow lawful permanent residents and persons authorized to work in the United States who reside in New York and do not have US citizenship to participate in municipal elections. 

published on : 10th December 2021

COVID vaccine mandate takes effect for NYC teachers, staff

The city had planned to bring in substitutes where needed, with Mayor Bill de Blasio warning that unvaccinated school employees would be placed on unpaid leave.

published on : 5th October 2021

Bhumi Pednekar to speak at Climate Week in New York

Bhumi Pednekar will talk about how India will play a vital role in the global response to the climate emergency, and how the Indian industry will play a critical role in this journey forward.

published on : 21st September 2021

Kalaignar Library not on John Pennycuick’s house site: MK Stalin

Even now, the government is ready to change the location for the proposed library if any evidence is provided.

published on : 26th August 2021