launches the biggest Diwali get-together event for Indians In London

Six of the UK's Biggest Indian-Asian Portals,,,, have joined hands to organise the Biggest Indian Get-Together Ever in London on 31st Oct 2010.
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Oct. 17, 2010 - PRLog -- This year Indians have one more reason to visit their favorite city in the world "London", which is to celebrate Diwali in the heart of former British Empire...

The Biggest Diwali Get-together of Indians Outside India Sunday 31st Oct 2010, 3.30pm
Every year, Mayor of London celebrates Diwali At famous Trafalgar Square in the heart of London. Its a huge program and more than 40000 people attend it every year. This year have decided to support this initiative by London's Mayor and have organised its own BIG Get-Together at the same event! Their aim is to make it the Biggest Diwali Get-Together of Indians outside India.

This is the first time, the combined might of 6 of the UK's biggest Indian-Asian portals have been put behind one single event and there is no doubt that the Diwali get-together in London event will be a huge success. Lots of South-Asian businesses and restaurants have come forward to offer raffle prizes to the lucky winners of Diwali In London Bonanza, which is one more commendable achievement for these portals. All the prizes are free and no purchase is required. The associated event on world's leading social networking website facebook, is no doubt fast becoming the biggest NRI event of its kind till date on that platform. NRI youth is clearly on a high after the astounding success of CWG back home and would be very much willing to show their pride and joy at such an occassion by attending in huge numbers.

Navin Arora, Co-Founder of and Founder of (aka and author of (A very popular UK Guide for Indians), looks back at the whole journey with pride "Development of began in mid 2008 and beta version was launched in Jul 2008. Soon thereafter we launched dedicated portals for Indian students & professionals in UK and a few months later to capture all Bollywood related activity in London was launched as well. We have since mid 2008, launched 18+ NRI portals across the world, including Matrimonial and Bollywood portals for Expat Indian Communities worldwide (recent reports suggest, there are 24 Million Indians settled abroad). We also have numerous NRI social media assets on popular social media platforms. We are the first in some specific segments e.g. Localised Regional NRI Social Networking Hubs with loads of information & features (e.g. classifieds, events) for NRIs, self managed booking-fee free social event ticket sales and World’s 1st location aware iPhone App for NRI Singles "NRIsConnect" along with a dedicated portal for Single NRIs worldwide. Our NRIsConnect App recently made it to the Final round of Top 10 Indian Apps, at NASSCOM’s emergeout contest in Aug 2010"

Internet at its heart is the best democratic platform out there. It puts the power to decide in the hands of masses. People help people by answering questions and posting informative threads on disussion forums. People are using internet to connect with their community as well as to meet and bond with each other. Well, Indians are no different and after dominating the world in IT, Cinema, Space research we have become the first community on planet which has its own 18 dedicated social media hubs across the planet.

Navin further elaborates, "The main aim of our highly enthusiastic and motivated team is to do our bit in preserving the Rich Indian Culture, Indian Traditions, Art & Theatre for future generations in foreign lands by providing local regional community web portals to everyone who loves our culture. These portals are fast becoming the main point of contact for the local community in their region. + 18 worldwide NRI portals, is a project managed from the heart of London. Enjoy being an Indian in London like never before. Join your community and make it strong. We are sure that there’s something for every NRI abroad at one of our portals mentioned at" - A flagship venture of

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Phoenix Global Media Network Ltd is a social media startup based in London. Company is Global NRI social media leader. Portfolio includes,, plus 18 Indian Abroad Portals
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