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Trump grateful to healthcare workers, including Indian-Americans, for battle against COVID-19: White House

The United States White House stated that US President Donald Trump is tremendously grateful to all the doctors, nurses and healthcare...

USA

California sues Cisco for caste-based discrimination against Indian-American employee

The lawsuit alleges that the firm rejected the employee’s raise and denied him a promotion twice.

USA

Indian envoy to US Taranjit Sandhu says India, US are 'natural allies' with shared values

Describing India and the US as "natural allies", the country's envoy Taranjit Singh Sandhu said that India’s partnership with America was...

USA

India responds to US, UAE calls to restrict Air India charter flights

The US Department of Transportation has barred Air India from operating chartered flights between India and the United States from July 22...

Covid-19

President Trump temporarily suspends H-1B visas, “disappointed” says Sundar Pichai

Trump aims to reform the US immigration system to prioritise the highest-skilled workers and protect American jobs, according to the White...

USA

In Pics: IDY 2020 celebrated from home, with social distancing yoga sessions

Millions of people across the world gathered in video chatrooms and virtual webinars to commemorate the International Day of Yoga with an...

Global

Mahatma Gandhi statue in Washington DC desecrated amidst anti-racism protests

The United States Park Police has said that they have launched a probe into the damage done to the statue.

USA

Rahul Dubey: The Indian-American man who turned hero for protesters in Washington DC

The United States has been rocked by protests for more than a week over the custodial death of George Floyd, an African-American man who...

USA

Our 65-day forced vacation during the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 crisis has hit the world far harder than anyone could have expected. And for this correspondent it has been no different. My...

Covid-19 Analysis & Commentary

First batch of donated ventilators to reach India soon: US officials

American officials announced that the first batch of 50 ventilators out of 200 ventilators being donated by the US administration to India...

Covid-19

10-year-old Indian-origin girl scout honoured by Trump for donations to COVID-19 frontline workers

The honour for Sravya Annappareddy, a Telugu girl born in the US, drew praise from Indian Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu as well.

Covid-19

From Shape of You to Love Me Anyhow Vinod Krishnan comes into his own

Composer, singer, producer and mentor, Vinod Krishnan's latest single “Kandapadi Kaadhali” is out on all audio platforms.

Entertainment

US looking into new supply chains with India, other nations excluding China

As part of the fallout from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Trump administration is “turbocharging” an initiative to remove global...

Global

Haven't seen proof that COVID-19 was created in Chinese lab: WHO

The World Health Organisation refuted United States President Donald Trump's claims that the coronavirus had emerged from a Chinese...

Covid-19

US report calls for India to be added to list of countries restricting religious freedom

Global

President Trump suggests injecting disinfectants into humans to kill coronavirus, medical experts shocked

Following the press conference, medical experts across the country scrambled to denounce these suggestions, urging people not to attempt to...

Covid-19

Donald Trump signs executive order halting certain Green Cards for 60 days

Trump said the order will protect American workers' jobs in an economy that has been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.

USA

Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna joins White House COVID-19 council

Indian-American Democratic US Congressman Ro Khanna has been appointed to the White House coronavirus advisory council.

USA

Trump puts forward 3-phase plan to re-open America

Trump admitted that “this is a gradual process” and said that the new guidelines were aimed at easing restrictions in areas which have...

Covid-19

New York tells residents to wear masks in public

Governor Andrew Cuomo has ordered residents to wear masks in public where social distancing is not possible.

Covid-19

6 Indian-Americans in Trump’s Great American Economic Revival Industry Groups

This panel is expected help shape Trump’s plans to reopen the economy which has taken a major beating with the outbreak of the coronavirus...

Covid-19

India lifts medicine export ban following talks between Trump, Modi

Following talks between US President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India has lifted a ban on some drug exports,...

Covid-19

Visa rules, red tape block NRI doctors in US from joining fight against COVID-19 outbreak

Non-Resident Indian doctors in the USA are being forced by red tape and immigration regulations to remain on the sidelines of the fight...

Covid-19 Analysis & Commentary

COVID-19 death toll crosses 4000 in the US as Trump warns of “very painful two weeks” ahead

More than 40 percent of recorded deaths in the US were in New York state, the Johns Hopkins University data showed.

Covid-19

Indian-American running for Congressional seat tested positive for COVID-19

Patel said that about 10 days ago, he began experiencing a tightness in his chest and difficulty breathing followed by a regular fever of...

Covid-19