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Indian diaspora, ‘Baahubali’ actors celebrate at India Day Parade in New York

Thousands of people from the India diaspora united on Sunday in their traditional finery to celebrate India’s 71st Independence Day at one...

Memorial service held for retired Indian orthopaedic surgeon in US

A memorial service to celebrate the life of a retired Indian surgeon was held recently at the Hindu Temple of Greater Cincinnati in Ohio,...

Indian-American hired as chief of San Pablo Police Department

A longtime veteran of the Pittsburg, California, Police Department, Rathnesh Raman, has been hired as the chief of the San Pablo Police...

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella joins chorus of CEOs condemning Charlottsville violence

India-born Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella has joined the long list of business leaders condemning the violence at the...

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Indian-American gets 40 months in jail in telephone fraud scheme

An Indian-American man has been sentenced to 40 months in prison for cheating victims in a telephone fraud scheme, an official has said....

Indian-American leaders condemn Trump’s Charlottesville remarks, call it “disgrace”

Indian-Americans have condemned US President Donald Trump's remarks blaming "both sides" for the Charlottesville violence and termed his...

US President, leaders praise contributions of Indian-Americans on Independence Day

While lauding the “irreplaceable contributions” of the Indian-American community in shaping the country, US President Donald Trump said...

US ready to help India modernise its military: Admiral Harry B Harris

The US is ready to help India modernise its military and jointly they can improve India's military capabilities in "significant and...

Eight-year-old Indian-origin transgender girl sues her school over discrimination

An eight-year-old Indian-origin transgender girl and her family have sued a US school for allegedly forcing her to wear a boy’s uniform.

Indian-origin researcher develops method to repair organs, blood vessels with single touch

An Indian-origin researcher in the US has made progress in developing a technology that can repair organs, blood vessels and nerves with a...

Indian-American appointed Deputy Comptroller for Minority Affairs

An Indian-American has been appointed to a senior position focusing on increasing outreach to the minority communities in Nassau County....

NRIs welcome Cabinet decision allowing them to vote in Indian elections

The large non-resident Indian (NRI) community in the US has welcomed the recent decision of the Union Cabinet to extend proxy voting to...

Sikhs one of the top targets of hate crimes in US: Community Leaders

Sikhs are one of the top targets of hate crimes and sectarian violence in the US, community leaders have said as they remembered victims of...

Trump’s RAISE act may benefit Indian professionals

US President Donald Trump unveiled yesterday the RAISE Act, an immigration bill aimed at reducing legal immigration and priorities to...

Indian-American woman gets anti-child abduction bill named after her in US Congress

An Indian-American woman’s determined fight to get custody of her abducted twin sons from India has resulted in a bill named after her to...

Indian-American Jaanu Patel makes it to Top 5 in Miss Teen USA beauty pageant

An Indian-American student who was crowned ‘Miss California Teen USA’ last year, has been selected as one of the top five contestants in...

MIT researcher Manisha Mohan develops device to detect signs of assault

An Indian-American student from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is getting the attention of the world for her invention of a...

Indian in US jailed for illegally selling silencers for guns

An Indian in the US, Mohit Chauhan, has been sentenced to 30 months in jail for illegally selling silencers used to reduce the sound of...

US blocks USD350 million military aid to Pakistan

The US Department of Defense withheld military payments to Pakistan after Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis told Congressional defence...

Indian-origin doctor sentenced to prison for USD49 million fraud

An Indian-American doctor, known for promoting classical Indian dances in the US, has been sentenced to nearly 10 years of imprisonment for...

Pakistani woman marries Indian-origin man…on her attorney’s advice for a Green Card

A US attorney who got an Indian-origin naturalised American citizen ‘married’ to his Pakistani assistant so that she could obtain a...

Indian, Indian-American plead guilty in US call centre scam

An Indian national and an Indian-American have pleaded guilty to charges of their involvement in a massive phone impersonation fraud and...

Golf: Indian-American Sahith Theegala wins 23rd Sahalee Players Championship

Indian-American Sahith Theegala of Chino Hills, California, has won the 23rd Sahalee Players Championship (SPC) in golf by defeating Min Woo...

Indian-Americans across US join #NotInMyName solidarity

The Alliance for Justice and Accountability (AJA), an “umbrella coalition of progressive organisations” across the United States and...

Former US diplomat Nisha Desai: China should acknowledge India as a force to be reckoned with

Amid the ongoing stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops at the Doklam area in the Sikkim sector, a former US diplomat has said that...

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