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Confrontation With Pakistan: Modi’s First Real Test

Confrontation With Pakistan: Modi’s First Real Test

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi swept to power in 2014 projecting the image of a strong leader who could bring an end to terrorism and tame nuclear rival…

India Seeks Loan From U.S. For Nuclear Reactors, Snags Remain

India Seeks Loan From U.S. For Nuclear Reactors, Snags Remain

India is negotiating with U.S. Export-Import Bank for an $8-9 billion loan to finance six Westinghouse Electric nuclear reactors, two sources familiar with the talks said, although a…

Facebook hires Anand Chandrasekaran to help Messenger app grow

Facebook hires Anand Chandrasekaran to help Messenger app grow

Signalling how important India is for its growth, Facebook has hired Anand Chandrasekaran, a former Yahoo executive who was working as chief product officer at e-tailer Snapdeal, to…

COMMUNITY

Seven Indian-Americans Among 2016 Davidson Fellows

Seven Indian-Americans Among 2016 Davidson Fellows

Seven teenagers of Indian origin were among the 20 gifted young people who were recognized…

Computer Program Beats Doctors At Spotting Brain Cancer

Computer Program Beats Doctors At Spotting Brain Cancer

A computer program developed by a team of researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist has…

Consulate In New York To Host Opening Ceremony For Diwali Stamp Oct. 5

Consulate In New York To Host Opening Ceremony  For Diwali Stamp Oct. 5

The issue of a Diwali Stamp by the United States Postal Service after years of…

Actress Mia Farrow‘s Adopted Son From Kolkata Commits Suicide

Actress Mia Farrow‘s Adopted Son From Kolkata Commits Suicide

Actress Mia Farrow’s adopted son from Kolkata, Thaddeus Wilk Farrow, 27, died Sept. 21 in…

Nonprofit ‘Magic Bus USA’ Raises Funds For Children In India

Nonprofit ‘Magic Bus USA’ Raises Funds For Children In India

  The non-profit organization, Magic Bus USA, held its second annual New York gala at the…

INDIA

Confrontation With Pakistan: Modi’s First Real Test

Confrontation With Pakistan: Modi’s First Real Test

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi swept to power in 2014 projecting the image of a strong leader who could bring an end to terrorism and tame nuclear rival…

India signs deal with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets

India signs deal with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets

India on Friday signed a Euro 7.87 billion (about Rs 59,000 crore) deal with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets that will meet the Indian Air Force’s…

U.S. Lawmaker Wants Pakistan Designated State Sponsor of Terrorism

U.S.  Lawmaker Wants Pakistan Designated State Sponsor of Terrorism

Congressman Ted Poe, R-TX, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Terrorism, introduced legislation Sept. 20, calling for Pakistan to be designated a state sponsor of…

Passage To India

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The most profound piece of advice I was offered…

U.S. AFFAIRS

U.S. Lawmaker Wants Pakistan Designated State Sponsor of Terrorism

Congressman Ted Poe, R-TX, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Terrorism, introduced legislation Sept. 20, calling for Pakistan to be designated a state sponsor…

INDIA

Confrontation With Pakistan: Modi’s First Real Test

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi swept to power in 2014 projecting the image of a strong leader who could bring an end to terrorism and tame nuclear…

POLITICS

Confrontation With Pakistan: Modi’s First Real Test

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi swept to power in 2014 projecting the image of a strong leader who could bring an end to terrorism and tame nuclear…

SOUTH ASIA

Confrontation With Pakistan: Modi’s First Real Test

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi swept to power in 2014 projecting the image of a strong leader who could bring an end to terrorism and tame nuclear…

COMMUNITY

Seven Indian-Americans Among 2016 Davidson Fellows

Seven teenagers of Indian origin were among the 20 gifted young people who were recognized by the Davidson Institute with fellowships last week for their breakthrough discoveries…

ENTERTAINMENT

Tamil film ‘Visaranai’ is India’s Oscar entry

A Tamil prison thriller edged out popular Bollywood films “Bajirao Mastani” and “Sultan” to be chosen as India’s official entry in the best foreign film category at…

LIFESTYLE

Google, Microsoft, Yahoo will block Indian gender-selection ads

Google, Yahoo and Microsoft have agreed to block ads for Indian services that help determine a baby’s sex before birth, adhering to laws intended to address one…

CINEMA

Tamil film ‘Visaranai’ is India’s Oscar entry

A Tamil prison thriller edged out popular Bollywood films “Bajirao Mastani” and “Sultan” to be chosen as India’s official entry in the best foreign film category at…