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Sikh community in US lauds Indian government's Kartarpur Corridor initiative

Highlighting the positive effect on Indo-Pak relations not just in the subcontinent but across the world, Sikhs in America have hailed the...

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Indian American Sruthi Palaniappan elected president of Harvard student's body

An Indian-American girl, whose parents are originally from Chennai, has been elected as the president of the student's body of the Harvard...

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Modi urges US firms to invest in start ups, energy, digital

Noting the "unprecedented" gains to the US and India through escalating economic engagements, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked...

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OPIC commits USD125mn to mid-size Indian companies in health, energy, tech, agriculture, services

Shortly after financing Grameen Impact with USD5mn for lending small and medium enterprises, the US funding arm OPIC has committed USD125 mn...

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Indian origin Nikki Haley resigns as US ambassador to UN

Nikki Haley's resignation is the latest departure from US President Donald Trump's national security team.

Indian Americans have donated USD1.2 bn to varsities since 2000: Study

According to a study by a nonprofit organisation in the US, Indian Americans donated USD1.2 billion to 37 US universities between 2000 and...

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Sushma Swaraj interacts with Indian diaspora amid busy UNGA schedule

India's External Affairs Minister is in the midst of a busy week in New York, and took the time to meet representatives of the Global...

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Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal says people's trust in Trump faltering

With Congress midterm elections approaching in the US, Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal yesterday slammed US President Donald...

25-year-old NRI banker among three victims in Cincinnati shooting

A 25-year-old Non Resident Indian (NRI) was among three people killed when a gunman opened fire in a bank building in the US city of...

Indian Sikh leader mobbed twice in one week in US

Punjab political party Shiromani Akali Dal spokesman and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjit Singh GK was...

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Vast employment opportunities in emerging technology of Blockchain, Fintech, ICO & Crypto Mining: Dr Tausif Malik

As the Indian State of Maharashtra grapples with unemployment and the demand of youth for reservations in jobs escalates, an Indian American...

IOC USA creates roadmap for helping Indian National Congress in 2019 elections

Highlighting the increasingly important role overseas Indians are set to play in the national elections next year, Indian Overseas Congress...

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Indian-American becomes national champion in gymnastics

Indian-American Jamie Patel early this month was named a national champion of gymnastics at the national meet in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Two NRI devotees donate INR 13.5 crore to Lord Venkateswara

Two US-based entrepreneurs today donated INR13.5 crore to the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirumala.

Indians in US raise money to send body of techie died

The Indian community in the US, in shock after the killing of Telugu techie Sharath Koppu in Kansas, is standing together in this time of...

Sushma Swaraj: Will provide all assistance to family of Indian killed in Kansas

External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj today condoled the death of an Indian student during an attempted robbery in Kansas City in...

Indian-American Seema Nanda appointed CEO of Democratic Party's National Committee

Seema Nanda is all set to serve as the new CEO of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), the decision-making body of the Democratic Party...

Yoga mob celebrate IDY, summer solstice at Times Square

As part of International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations across the globe, the Times Square Alliance hosted a Solstice in New York’s iconic...

High Court in Indian city allows NRI to depose in court using video chat

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has for the first time allowed a US-based NRI, who is the petitioner in a property dispute, to be deposed...

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Indian-American lawmakers pay tribute to their moms on Mother’s Day

Indian-American lawmakers celebrated Mother’s Day this past weekend by paying glowing tributes and deep gratitude to their mothers in a...

Plea deal hearing for Indian-American charged with forced abortion set for August 1: Report

Manishkumar Patel, a fugitive who was absconding for nine years after jumping bail and was later extradited to Wisconsin for allegedly...

Company owned by Indian-American fined for H1-B visa violations

An IT company in California owned by an Indian-American was today asked to pay USD 173,044 in wages to 12 of its foreign employees, most of...

Indian-American Hiren R Patel wins 2018 ‘Top Doctor in New Jersey’ award

Indian-American physician Hiren R Patel has been named as 2018 ‘Top Doctor in New Jersey’ for his expert diagnosis and treatment for a...

Disallowing H-1B spouses work permits will affect US firms' ability to retain talent: Nasscom

The US government's proposed plan to repeal the Obama-era rule that allowed spouses of H-1B visa holders to work in the US will make it...