Growing up in a family where the field of arts galvanized an earnest passion amongst all, Sacha Dhawan was perhaps destined to follow a career as an actor. Starting at the age of 12 as a child actor, Dhawan has evolved to shine in diverse roles, including theatre, TV and films – proving his versatility [...]
Meet Lisa Carprini Sthalekar, the first Indian woman representing Australia in International Cricket since 2001. Sthalekar’s momentous career that witnessed three world titles, and a record of scoring 1,000 runs and 100
wickets in One Day International (ODI) Cricket has obliged the Australian selectors to keep her on hold for national and international cricket. “I think [...]
Sukhinder “Sukhi” Turner made headlines around the world in 1995, as the first female, visible minority, Sikh and youngest candidate elected as Mayor of Dunedin, the second largest city in the South Island of New Zealand.
“The Community Coalition, who were fed up of the old-style local government and decisions being made, sponsored me for mayoralty. [...]
“My parents always inspired me to “dream big” and make something of myself, but to never let success rid me of the key virtues of honesty, humility and integrity,” says Noble Group Vice-Chairman Harinderpal “Harry” Singh Banga, one of the world’s elite business magnates.
Born in Amritsar, Banga dared to dream big from an early age. [...]
After 18 years as an executive with Levi Strauss & Co. in San Francisco, it was time for Jyotsna Chawla to embark on a new journey as an entrepreneur. The result was “Manjusha by Jyotsna Singh,” a stunning, exclusive jewellery business.
“My new life started the moment I walked out of Levi Strauss’ head office. I [...]
When Harvinder “Harry” Anand was first elected as Mayor of Laurel Hollow, the New York Times and CNN, along with international media, covered the election as a historic event. Not only was Anand the first elected Mayor of South Asian descent in the State of New York, but he was also appointed as the Police [...]