The Loomba Foundation honoured Mrs. Laura Bush, First Lady of the United States, Mr. Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda, Yoko Ono, widow of Beatle John Lennon, Ms. Rachel Mayanja, secretary to the UN Secretary-General, Mr. Raj Nooyi, husband of Indra Noori, and Mrs. Renuka Chowdhury, Union Minister for Ministry of Women and Child Development at the International Widows Day events in New York, USA.

The former First Lady Laura Bush invites Lord & Lady Loomba for a private lunch at the White House in Washington DC along with Cherie Blair, 2007.