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I Feel Like I’m Home – The Fi2W Podcast

An audio portrait of India Home, a center for South Asian seniors in New York City


Podcast: Remembering Srini, a Leader in a Hidden Corner of New York

Sundaram Srinivasan was an important figure in a community that few New Yorkers have heard of, let alone visited.


Indian Immigrants and the Delhi Gang Rape Case: Aswini Anburajan on PRI’s The World

Despite rapid economic development, Anburajan says India’s traditional attitudes about the role of women have not caught up.

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Indian Sikh Community Provides Hot Vegetarian Food for Victims of Hurricane Sandy

Since Hurricane Sandy, the group United Sikhs has brought hot food to areas like Hoboken, Newark, Manhattan and Queens.

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Food in 2 Worlds Podcast – The Many Flavors of South Asia, All Within Walking Distance

In this Food in Two Worlds podcast you’ll hear how Jackson Heights’ restaurants and food shops tell the stories of South Asian immigrants in New York.

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Podcast: Indian Americans Take to the Streets to Protest Corruption in India

FI2W reporter Aswini Anburajan hosts a conversation about the India Against Corruption movement with journalist S. Mitra Kalita and Atul Kumar, who helped organize the first New York protest in support of the anti-corruption movement.

For Indian American Family, Personal Life and Business Intertwine in Complex Ways

The success of Indian immigrant entrepreneurs on Long Island carries a heaven burden.


New York Has No South Asian Elected Officials. Why?

New York’s diverse South Asian immigrant communities experienced rapid, expansive growth over the last decade. But political representation has lagged behind. Fi2W blog editor Sarah Kate Kramer discussed the issue on WNYC’s The Takeaway.


After Hard Times, Indian Newspaper Looks to Reach Immigrant Audience with iPad App

News India Times is looking to the web as well as print to attract new readers. Read the third part of our series on ethnic newspapers’ survival strategies.