LEAD STORIES
America comes swinging against hate crimes targeting Indians

America comes swinging against hate crimes targeting Indians

NEW YORK: The Indian Diaspora is protesting, fighting back against hate crimes in America. Several states, commendably, are trying to help safeguard minority communities by passing laws to…

Indian engineer and her 6-year-old son brutally stabbed to death in New Jersey

Indian engineer and her 6-year-old son brutally stabbed to death in New Jersey

NEW YORK: A software engineer from India, Sasikala Narra, 38, and her son Anish Narra, 6, were found brutally murdered with multiple stab wounds inside their apartment at Fox…

Indian American community leader Philip Kalayil is dead

Indian American community leader Philip Kalayil is dead

CHICAGO: Prominent Indian American community leader from Chicago Philip Kalayil died March 13 in Skokie Hospital of natural causes, according to his daughter Ann. He was 86. Kalayil…

COMMUNITY

Thinx co-founder Miki Agrawal accused of sexually harassing employee

Thinx co-founder Miki Agrawal accused of sexually harassing employee

Indian-American businesswoman Miki Agrawal, co-founder of Thinx, a company that makes “period underwear”, is currently…

Green Card overhaul?

Green Card overhaul?

Support is growing among U.S. lawmakers in the House of Representatives for a bill that…

Secretary Mulay Interacts with community, discusses India’s development

Secretary Mulay Interacts with community, discusses India’s development

Former Consul General of India in New York, Dnyaneshwar Mulay, says its extremely important to…

Tri-state community bids farewell to Deputy Consul General of India in New York

Tri-state community bids farewell to Deputy Consul General of India in New York

Prominent members of the India-American community and representatives from several organizations came together to host…

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

WASHINGTON, DC: US House of Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA) and Doug Collins (R-GA) have reintroduced…

IMMIGRATION

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

WASHINGTON, DC: US House of Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA) and Doug Collins (R-GA) have reintroduced a bill to prevent American employers from sending jobs overseas by abusing the…

H-1B visa lottery system to stay in place, rules Oregon court

H-1B visa lottery system to stay in place, rules Oregon court

NEW YORK: U.S. Oregon District Court Judge Michael Simon has thrown out a lawsuit that challenged the H-1B visa lottery system, saying that the government’s random visa distribution…

Fate of EAD for H-4 visa holders will be known after 10 days

Fate of EAD for H-4 visa holders will be known after 10 days

NEW YORK: The fate of Employment Authorization Document (EAD) for some H-4 visa holders will be known after April 2nd, 2-17. It remains to be seen if the…

Passage To India

Mountain Grain Madness

Mountain Grain Madness

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The first thing you notice about Mukteshwar in Uttarakhand…

U.S. AFFAIRS

America comes swinging against hate crimes targeting Indians

NEW YORK: The Indian Diaspora is protesting, fighting back against hate crimes in America. Several states, commendably, are trying to help safeguard minority communities by passing laws…

INDIA

Apple to start assembling iPhones in India

NEW YORK: Even as President Donald Trump has made clear his displeasure over American companies manufacturing overseas, Apple Inc. is set to start assembling iPhones in India…

POLITICS

Modi picks Hindu hardliner Yogi Adityanath to lead Uttar Pradesh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi picked Hindu hardliner Yogi Adityanath, who has been accused of inciting violence against India’s Muslim minority, to lead Uttar Pradesh after his party…

SOUTH ASIA

India has ‘extremist elements’, US warns in travel advisory

NEW YORK: India’s tourism is set to take a hit this summer, especially by travelers from the United States, as the US has mentioned that the country…

COMMUNITY

Thinx co-founder Miki Agrawal accused of sexually harassing employee

Indian-American businesswoman Miki Agrawal, co-founder of Thinx, a company that makes “period underwear”, is currently in the eye of a storm after being accused of sexually harassing…

ENTERTAINMENT

Documentary on Tirumala Tirupati on TV soon

MUMBAI “Inside Tirumala Tirupati”, a documentary about Tirumala Tirupati, will bring the story behind the temple to the small screen. The National Geographic documentary will premiere on…

LIFESTYLE

Lilly Singh will promote her debut book at 30 stops globally

NEW YORK: Indo-Canadian YouTube sensation Lilly Singh will promote her debut book ‘How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life’ (Ballantine Books), a manifesto on…

CINEMA

Jacqueline to host Justin Bieber during India visit

Mumbai, Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez will be taking Grammy Award winner and global pop sensation Justin Bieber to a tour around Mumbai during his scheduled trip…