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Kamala Harris Calls for Large Federal Investment to Improve Teacher Salaries in U.S. March 25, 2019 11:02

In a bid to improve teacher salaries across the United States, the Indian origin Senator Kamala Harris has called for the allotment of a large federal investment. The 54-year-old senator, who represents California, said that…

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Indian American Businessman Rajat Gupta Tells His Side of Story in His New Memoir ‘Mind Without Fear’ March 25, 2019 07:11

Rajat Gupta, the first Indian Managing Director of McKinsey turned convicted felon serving 19 months in prison for inside trading, in his memoir ‘Mind Without Fear’ says he should have trusted his wife’s instincts about…

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Jet Airways Suspend Services to 13 International Routes till April-End Due to Non-Payment of Rentals March 23, 2019 11:56

Jet Airways has suspended operations on as many as 13 more international routes till end-April, on the verge of going bankrupt. The airways have even grounded seven more planes due to non-payment of rentals, taking…

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‘American Companies Now Choosing Hyderabad over Bengaluru’: U.S. Consul General Katherine B Hadda March 23, 2019 11:52

The United States companies, for the most part, are choosing Hyderabad over Bengaluru to set up shop because in Hyderabad real estate is inexpensive, trade investment policies are favorable, and ease of doing business is…

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Four Indian American Teen Girls Awarded $25,000 Each for Inventions in Combating Air, Water Pollution March 23, 2019 05:14

Indian students abroad are availing oneself of all possible times to make the home country proud. This time four Indian American teenagers have been awarded $25,000 each for developing groundbreaking approaches to address environmental issues.The…

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Indian Techies Returning Home as U.S. Rejects Visa Extensions March 22, 2019 13:13

Thousands of Indian techies living in the United States are arriving home as the United States authorities have refused visa extensions and while some are still making every effort over filing a new H-1B visa.…

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Watch: Brave Iowa Cops Heroically Rescue 3 Children Dropped from 3rd Floor of Burning Apartment March 21, 2019 13:06

The brave Des Moines police officers, Iowa, have rescued a mother and her three kids from an ablaze apartment. As per CCTV footage, four police officers heroically rescued all the three kids who were dropped…

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This U.S. Return MBA Graduate Is Transforming a Village Barren Land into an Organic Farming Facility March 21, 2019 10:09

Even so, many youngsters are interested to set foot in the field of agriculture, the lack of room to maneuver and acceptance from parents remain a major snag. But this passionate youngster whose family at…

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Indian American Neomi Rao Sworn in as Judge of Powerful U.S. Court March 21, 2019 05:12

The prominent Indian American lawyer Neomi Jehangir Rao (45) has been sworn in as the United States Circuit Judge for the powerful District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, replacing the controversial Justice Brett Kavanaugh.Joined…

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Devyani Khobragade’s Strip-Search Could Have and Should Have Been Avoided: Preet Bharara in Her New Book March 20, 2019 06:48

The Indian American former attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, in her new book has acknowledged that the strip-search which Indian diplomat was subject to following her arrest in 2013 for…

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Election Commission Asks Social Media Platforms To Come Up With ‘Code Of Ethics’ March 20, 2019 06:13

Election Commision held a meeting with officials of Social Media Platforms and also Internet and Mobile Association of India on the usage of Social Media ahead of the Lok Sabha Polls. They agreed to come…

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Delaware Declares April 2019 as ‘Sikh Awareness and Appreciation Month’ March 20, 2019 04:12

Delaware governor John Carney has signed an executive proclamation naming April 2019 as the "Delaware Sikh Awareness and Appreciation Month" in recognition of the contribution of the Sikh community in the economic and social milieu…

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