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Indian-American Amul Thapar nominated for top judicial post

Indian-American Amul Thapar nominated for top judicial post

An Indian-American legal luminary has been nominated by US President Donald Trump to a key judicial position on the powerful US court of app
21 Mar 2017, 11:59 AM IST
Indian-Americans to honour Kansas shooting survivor Ian Grillot

Indian-Americans to honour Kansas shooting survivor Ian Grillot

Indian-Americans will honour a 24-year-old American who was injured while trying to intervene during a racially-motivated shooting in Kansas
20 Mar 2017, 02:05 PM IST
Indian-origin man charged with murdering 1-yr-old in London, arrested

Indian-origin man charged with murdering 1-yr-old in London, arrested

 Scotland Yard on Sunday launched a manhunt for an Indian-origin man suspected to be involved in murdering a 1-year-old boy and attacking h
20 Mar 2017, 11:54 AM IST
Indian-Americans hold rally against hate crimes in front of White House

Indian-Americans hold rally against hate crimes in front of White House

Indian-Americans, particularly Hindus and Sikh, have become victims of Islamophobia and xenophobia in the US, the community members said as
20 Mar 2017, 11:31 AM IST
Indian-American computer scientist clinches NSF’s CAREER award

Indian-American computer scientist clinches NSF’s CAREER award

An Indian-American computer scientist has won National Science Foundation’s prestigious CAREER award for his research on redesigning curre
19 Mar 2017, 02:14 PM IST

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13 Mar 2017, 08:40 AM IST

H-1B visas could be a source of tension in Indo-US ties: Ex-US diplomat

 "Demonising" the H-1B work visa issue could be a "source of tension" in Indo-US ties, a former top diplomat under the Obama Administration has said, calling for a "rational disco
12 Mar 2017, 08:42 PM IST

US man tries to burn Indian-Americans' store

A man in Florida tried to burn down a convenience store owned by Indian-Americans because he thought the owners were Muslims, officials said.
12 Mar 2017, 01:11 PM IST

Modi supporters celebrate Uttar Pradesh poll victory in US

The large Indian-American support base of Prime Minister Narendra Modi held celebrations across the US after BJP’s electoral triumph in Uttar Pradesh and attributed the win to th
12 Mar 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Indian-American federal prosecutor asked to quit

Preet Bharara, a high-profile Indian-American federal prosecutor who had an Indian diplomat arrested, has been asked to quit by US President Donald Trump's administration in a swee
11 Mar 2017, 10:04 AM IST

US: 16 Indian-origin people charged in identity theft ring

Sixteen Indian-origin people, including a woman in the US, have been charged for their alleged role in a massive stolen credit card and identity theft operation resulting in losses
10 Mar 2017, 03:09 PM IST

Sikh man in US was targeted because of his ethnic origin: Cops

 A Sikh man shot outside his home in Washington state by a partially-masked gunman shouting "go back to your own country" was targeted because of his ethnic origin, authorities ha
10 Mar 2017, 02:53 PM IST

Indian-origin Canadian denied entry to US

An Indian origin Canadian citizen was barred from entering the US and told to get a valid visa if she wanted to cross the border, a media report said on Wednesday.
09 Mar 2017, 09:00 AM IST

Hate Crimes Against Indian-Americans Would Not Be Tolerated: US Lawmaker

 An influential US lawmaker today strongly condemned the recent hate crimes against Indian-Americans and said that such incidents in the US will not be tolerated.
08 Mar 2017, 08:56 AM IST

Indian man gets 15 yrs in US jail for plotting terror attack in his home country

 A 41-year-old citizen of India was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in a US prison after he pleaded guilty to conspiring while living in northern Nevada to plot terror strikes in hi
08 Mar 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Two-thirds Indians have to pay bribe, highest in Asia Pacific: survey

 India has got the dubious distinction of having the highest bribery rate in the Asia Pacific, with a survey showing today that more than two-thirds of Indians had to pay 'tea mon
07 Mar 2017, 01:37 PM IST

Indian man assaulted in New Zealand; told to go back to his own country

An Indian national in New Zealand was assaulted, subjected to a racist tirade and told to go back to his own country during a road rage incident in Auckland, a media report said on
06 Mar 2017, 07:57 PM IST

Hindu Americans oppose CNN's negative portrayal of Hinduism

A number of Hindu Americans were up in arms against CNN for airing a show which they alleged portrays Hinduism in a negative light.
06 Mar 2017, 02:14 PM IST

29-year-old Indian-American man found dead in New Jersey

A 29-year-old Indian-American man was found dead in the US state of New Jersey, an incident which the family has described as a personal issue.
06 Mar 2017, 10:10 AM IST

3 Indians held with 190 kilos of marijuana in Nepal

Three Indians were on Sunday, arrested in central Nepal with nearly 190 kg of marijuana worth an estimated NPR 3.5 million, police said.
06 Mar 2017, 09:59 AM IST

India asks US to prevent hate crimes; state dept assures ‘speedy justice

 India has raised serious concerns with the US over recent attacks on Indian origin people in the country after another incident of hate crime occurred in Kent, Washington.  A 39
06 Mar 2017, 08:35 AM IST

Kansas shooting: Hateful actions of one man don't define us, says guv

 Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has welcomed "valuable" Indian community to the state, stressing that "hateful" actions of one man doesn't define them in the aftermath of the killi
05 Mar 2017, 02:54 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj: Indian shot in US is recovering

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said she has spoken to the father of a Sikh man who was injured when a masked gunman shot him in Washington state after telling hi
05 Mar 2017, 02:09 PM IST

In H-1B Crackdown, Trump Administration Suspends Fast Processing Of Visa Applications

Foreigners aiming for temporary jobs at high-tech U.S. companies will undergo a longer visa approval process after the Trump administration announced it will temporarily suspend ex
05 Mar 2017, 02:06 PM IST