Indian-American Meera Joshi has been nominated by New York City Mayor Eric Adams to serve on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board. Joshi, a deputy mayor for operations for New York City since January 2022, oversees the Adams administration's transportation infrastructure and climate portfolios.
Darpan Chat Central presents award winning actress Supinder Wraich who is starring as police officer Sabrina Sohal in CBC's South Asian led TV show, Allegiance. She shared more about Allegiance, the filming experience in Surrey, along with diversity and representation in film and TV
Bains's efforts culminated in a convincing victory, and his triumph went on to mark him, by date of birth, as the youngest finalist and winner, but also as the first Gen Z winner in Big Brother US history. In fact, he not only shattered the all-time competition record with 10 wins in a single season, but also established a new benchmark for the all-time veto record, amassing an impressive 7 vetos in the same season.
Zarir Dadinatha, Regional Sales Director at Desjardins is a testament to the power of diversity and a dedicated work ethic in the insurance and financial sector. With a remarkable ability to communicate in six languages, including Punjabi, Hindi, Gujarati, and Marathi, Dadinatha stands out as a leader who understands the diverse needs of the community he serves.
When I first arrived in Vancouver in 1999, I was invited to be a part of a program at the University British Columbia; it was then that I decided to settle in the land where the ocean meets the mountains. Along with the welcoming members of the Indigenous community I met, the streets of UBC were breathtakingly beautiful at that time of the year – lined with Cherry blossoms all around. My first impression of this land was that it is filled with natural beauty, and with beautiful and kind people.