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Protectionism affects wealth creators: Urjit Patel in New York

Protectionism affects wealth creators: Urjit Patel in New York

NEW YORK: The titans at the commanding heights of the tech world owe their success to talent from across the globe, according to Reserve Bank of India Governor…

Arun Jaitley lambasts Pakistan’s ‘kangaroo court’ for Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence

Arun Jaitley lambasts Pakistan’s ‘kangaroo court’ for Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence

NEW YORK: India’s minister of Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley came down hard on Pakistan, speaking at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) in New York…

Indian Americans start White House petition for Kulbhushan Jadhav, gets 13,400 plus signatures

Indian Americans start White House petition for Kulbhushan Jadhav, gets 13,400 plus signatures

NEW YORK: A White House petition has been launched to seek the Trump Administration’s intervention to save Indian national and former naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, 46, sentenced to…

COMMUNITY

“Yadvi” – true grit and determination of a real Indian princess

“Yadvi” – true grit and determination of a real Indian princess

Set in India and New York, “Yadvi: The Dignified Princess” screened at the Manhattan Film…

Indian American arrested, charged with insider trading in Manhattan

Indian American  arrested, charged with insider trading in Manhattan

An Indian-origin man who works as a vice president and risk management specialist for a…

101-year-old Indian athlete Man Kaur finishes 100-meter sprint at World Masters Games

A 101-year-old runner who has been dubbed the “miracle from Chandigarh” by New Zealand media…

You may be getting older, but you can still do Iyengar yoga

You may be getting older, but you can still do Iyengar yoga

What do John Boehner, Bonnie Raitt and prisoners at Sing Sing have in common? Like…

Rep. Frank Pallone tells Indian Americans he will pressure Trump to push back against hate crime

Rep. Frank Pallone tells Indian Americans he will pressure Trump to push back against hate crime

Congressman Frank Pallone, D-N.J., a frequent presence at Indian-Americans events, held a roundtable discussion with…

IMMIGRATION

F-1 visa, STEM OPT extension to be affected by ACICS loss of accreditation

F-1 visa, STEM OPT extension to be affected by ACICS loss of accreditation

NEW YORK: Some F-1 visa students applying for English Language Study and some other F-1 visa students applying for 24-month STEM OPT extension programs will be affected by…

USCIS to issue redesigned Green Card, EAD from May 1, 2017

USCIS to issue redesigned Green Card, EAD from May 1, 2017

NEW YORK: The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has announced a redesign to the Permanent Resident Card or Green Card, and the Employment Authorization Document (EAD), as part…

Infosys, TCS, Cognizant accused of gaming the H-1B visa lottery system by Trump administration

Infosys, TCS, Cognizant accused of gaming the H-1B visa lottery system by Trump administration

NEW YORK: In a further indication that the United States is aggressively going after H-1B visa reforms with focus on curbing the use of the work visa by…

Passage To India

My Journey from Manhattan to Madanapalle

My Journey from Manhattan to Madanapalle

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows Prior to this fellowship, my home was the Upper…

U.S. AFFAIRS

US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy forced to resign by Trump administration

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy has been removed by the Trump administration and replaced temporarily by his deputy, Rear Adm. Sylvia Trent-Adams. Murthy, a holdover from…

INDIA

Arun Jaitley lambasts Pakistan’s ‘kangaroo court’ for Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence

NEW YORK: India’s minister of Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley came down hard on Pakistan, speaking at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) in New…

POLITICS

Trump is a “devil”: Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna

WASHINGTON, DC: Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna, a Democrat who represents the 17th Congressional District of California, known as the Silicon Valley, called US President Donald Trump…

SOUTH ASIA

India offers $10 billion investment, $5 billion loan to Bangladesh

DHAKA: India will invest up to $10 billion in Bangladeshi sectors including infrastructure and medicine and will provide $5 billion in loans, including $500 million in military…

COMMUNITY

“Yadvi” – true grit and determination of a real Indian princess

Set in India and New York, “Yadvi: The Dignified Princess” screened at the Manhattan Film Festival April 23, is a true story of an Indian princess, a…

ENTERTAINMENT

“Yadvi” – true grit and determination of a real Indian princess

Set in India and New York, “Yadvi: The Dignified Princess” screened at the Manhattan Film Festival April 23, is a true story of an Indian princess, a…

LIFESTYLE

Football star Aaron Hernandez found dead in prison cell

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez hanged himself in his prison cell early Wednesday morning while serving a life sentence without parole, Massachusetts Department of…

CINEMA

“Yadvi” – true grit and determination of a real Indian princess

Set in India and New York, “Yadvi: The Dignified Princess” screened at the Manhattan Film Festival April 23, is a true story of an Indian princess, a…