Indo-American “samaj” community groups lend a hand during pandemic

THE HINDI WORD “samaj” in English means “community.” In Houston, and across the country, local groups of Indian Americans are taking the message in...

Obituary: JP Rama, pioneer of the hotel industry, remembered

HOTELIER, PHILANTHROPIST AND pioneer of the hospitality industry Jayanti P. “J.P.” Rama of Greenville, South Carolina, died Thursday at the age of 74 in...

J.P. Rama’s funeral procession shared in online video

WITH A GRAND procession through the streets of his home village of Sarona, India, shared online in a video, Jayanti P. “J.P.” Rama left...
OYO Rooms and Wyndham Hotels

OYO, Wyndham launch projects to support Ukraine

HOSPITALITY FIRMS OYO ROOMS and Wyndham Hotels and Resorts recently joined relief efforts in Ukraine. OYO is offering free accommodation to refugees fleeing the...

Auro Hotels employees support each other during crisis

EMPLOYEES AT AURO Hotels have not forgotten their teammates who have been furloughed during the COVID-19 pandemic, nor have they turned their back on...
Paramhans Desai

Samaj Saves Lives ambassador speaks at fallen policeman’s funeral

HENRY COUNTY, GEORGIA, Police Officer Paramhans Desai gave his life in the line of duty. In his case, he continued giving even after his...

AMG mourns the passing of founder Ramniklal Solanki

Ramniklal Solanki, a giant of Gujarati journalism and pioneer of British Asian media, passed away on March 1, 2020, after a brief illness. He...

Article emphasizes need to continue marketing during pandemic

IN AN ECONOMIC downturn such as the one underway now as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the instinct of many is to cut...

Family, friends share tributes to J.P. Rama

DURING HIS LIFE and career, Jayanti P. “J.P.” Rama touched a lot of lives and inspired people on all levels of the hospitality industry....

Greenman is Auro Hotel’s new EVP for investments and development

Aaron Greenman is now executive vice president for investments and development at Auro Hotels. He will oversee the growth strategy for the Greenville, South...