Indian Ambassador meets Ahmed Haroun at Al Ubbayid

If one searches the name of the capital of North Kordofan in the internet, one will get two spellings, Al Ubbayid and El Obeid. The Ambassador of India prefers the former because it sounds more Arabic. The Ambassador of India H.E. Sanjay Kumar Verma visited Al Ubbayid on 9th & 10th April on an invitationContinue reading “Indian Ambassador meets Ahmed Haroun at Al Ubbayid”

Big Things in Small Package

Barcelos of flame griIled chicken fame has opened its second branch in Khartoum in Street 15 Al Amarat. The Portuguese flavor is spreading in Sudan. The first opening was in Al Safa, Ebeid Khatim Street in Khartoum almost a year back. Chetan Kamble was the Restaurant Manager from the beginning. Chetan is now managing theContinue reading “Big Things in Small Package”

Around the World on a Bicycle, now in Khartoum

Somen Debnath comes from the largest Tiger reserve forest in India called Sunderbans, West Bengal. He is away from home for the last nine years, since 27th May 2004. He was 20 then and had just graduated with a degree in Zoology and an additional degree in Fine Arts. He left home on a bicycle.Continue reading “Around the World on a Bicycle, now in Khartoum”

New Year’s Celebrations in Omdurman

The Indian community of Omdurman celebrated their New Years evening on 4th November at the Indian club in Omdurman. Young brothers and sisters of the community danced to their favourite Hindi film songs with enthusiasm and energy. To greet them on this auspicious day was the Vice Governor of Omdurman Yassein Ahmed Mohamed and theContinue reading “New Year’s Celebrations in Omdurman”