SACRAMENTO (Diya TV) — The first U.S. case of the Omicron coronavirus variant has been identified in California. During a White House news briefing, Dr. Anthony Fauci said the case was in an individual who traveled from South Africa on November 22 and tested positive for Covid-19 on November 29. That individual is self-quarantining and close contacts have tested negative for the coronavirus so far. The person was fully vaccinated and is experiencing “mild symptoms, and is also improving.

Cosmetics giant Nykaa and it’s recent initial public offering has made Falguni Nayar the richest self made woman billionaire in India. Along with her drive and business acumen, she being praised for also doing it as a 58 year old entrepreneur. Nykaa joins a growing list of red hot startups to recently go public in India. 

Diya TV’s Kari Lane sat down with writer & director Geeta Malik about her new film “India Sweets and Spices, ” to talk about the soundtrack, global cast, and its homage to Bollywood.

Ravi Kapur contributed to this report.