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PM Modi Understands Potential Of India-US Relationship: Ambassador Sandhu

PM Modi Understands Potential Of India-US Relationship: Ambassador Sandhu

Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu said PM Modi has shaped this relationship with his firm vision and showed that tangible outcomes are possible with focussed and regular actions.

28 June 2022
Two Indian American Lawmakers Meet Biden As Part Of Democratic Congressional Groups

Two Indian American Lawmakers Meet Biden As Part Of Democratic Congressional Groups

The coalition says that it is made up of 98 forward-thinking Democratic lawmakers who are committed to pro-economic growth, pro-innovation and fiscally...

31 March 2022

Indian-Americans Condemn Vandalism Of Mahatma Gandhi’s Statue In New York

A life-sized bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi was vandalised in a New York City neighbourhood on Saturday, an act strongly condemned as 'despicable' by the...

Chhath Puja Celebrated In US By Indian-Americans

Chhath Puja Celebrated In US By Indian-Americans

The hundreds of Indian-Americans flocked to river banks, lakes and makeshift water bodies across the US to celebrate Chhath Puja.

12 November 2021

Early Celebration Of India's 75th Independence Day Begins Among The Indian-American Community In USA

'This is a historic moment for all of 1.4 billion people in India and 4.5 million Indian-Americans. To celebrate the occasion, we are unfurling the largest...

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14 July 2021
Indian-American Surgeon Atul Gawande Gets Joe Biden's Nomination For Senior USAID Position

Indian-American Surgeon Atul Gawande Gets Joe Biden's Nomination For Senior USAID Position

Atul Gawande is a surgeon, author, and public health researcher from the United States. He works at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts,...


17 April 2021
Who Are The Defiant Indian Diasporas?

Who Are The Defiant Indian Diasporas?

The NRI is not just a status quoist looking for a prosperous life abroad. Witness the Ambedkarite diaspora, a vital source of agency for real social-political...


31 March 2021
Texas School To Be Named After Indian-American Sonal Bhuchar

Texas School To Be Named After Indian-American Sonal Bhuchar

The Fort Bend Independent School District (FBISD) Board of Trustees unanimously approved naming upcoming elementary school 53, after Sonal, who died 2019.


21 January 2021
Indian-American Who Wrote Joe Biden's Inaugural Address Praised For Powerful Words

Indian-American Who Wrote Joe Biden's Inaugural Address Praised For Powerful Words

Telangana's Vinay Reddy has been praised for his 'calming' and 'inspiring' words in Joe Biden's inauguration speech


19 January 2021
Pre-Inauguration, Musings On What It Means To Be An American

Pre-Inauguration, Musings On What It Means To Be An American

Third-generation kids didn’t have to prove their patriotism by clicking a picture with a politician as they were not under any pressure like their immigrant...


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17 January 2021
Meet 20 Indian-Americans In Joe Biden's Cabinet; 17 At Key WH Positions

Meet 20 Indian-Americans In Joe Biden's Cabinet; 17 At Key WH Positions

It is also for the first time ever that so many Indian-Americans have been roped into a presidential administration ever before the inauguration


27 December 2020
US Honours 10 Indian-Americans For Promoting Hindu Culture

US Honours 10 Indian-Americans For Promoting Hindu Culture

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the winners


21 December 2020
No Evidence That New Coronavirus Strain Is Deadlier: Biden's Covid-19 Advisor Vivek Murthy

No Evidence That New Coronavirus Strain Is Deadlier: Biden's Covid-19 Advisor Vivek Murthy

Masking, keeping physical distance, and washing hands remain pillars of preventing Covid transmission, he added


16 December 2020
Indian-American Raja Chari Among 3 Astronauts Selected For SpaceX Mission

Indian-American Raja Chari Among 3 Astronauts Selected For SpaceX Mission

This will be the first spaceflight for Chari, who became a NASA astronaut in 2017.


11 December 2020
Indian-American Raja Jon Selected For NASA's Manned Moon Mission

Indian-American Raja Jon Selected For NASA's Manned Moon Mission

Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, is the only Indian-American in the list of 18 astronauts.


10 December 2020
Indian-American Pramila Jayapal Elected As Chair Of Powerful Congressional Caucus

Indian-American Pramila Jayapal Elected As Chair Of Powerful Congressional Caucus

Jayapal was the first Indian-American woman to be elected to the US House of Representatives in 2016.


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08 December 2020
Indian-Origin Health Expert Anil Soni Appointed Chief Of The WHO Foundation

Indian-Origin Health Expert Anil Soni Appointed Chief Of The WHO Foundation

Mr Soni served as a senior advisor to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation previously and is an alumnus of McKinsey and Harvard College.


30 November 2020
Joe Biden To Nominate Indian-American Neera Tanden As Budget Chief: Report

Joe Biden To Nominate Indian-American Neera Tanden As Budget Chief: Report

Neera Tanden would be the first woman of colour to head the White House Office of Management and Budget if selected.


29 November 2020
US Lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthi Says Chinese Construction Along LAC A 'Provocative Measure'

US Lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthi Says Chinese Construction Along LAC A 'Provocative Measure'

The Democratic Congressman says, 'It would also fit the pattern of their conduct in the South China Sea, where they build islands, where they try to change the...


16 November 2020
Biden's Covid-19 Advisor Vivek Murthy Hints At A Nationwide Lockdown in US

Biden's Covid-19 Advisor Vivek Murthy Hints At A Nationwide Lockdown in US

Murthy served as the US surgeon general during Obama-era and is expected to get a prominent position in the next Biden-Harris administration.


11 November 2020
Indian-American Kash Patel Named Chief Of Staff To Acting US Defence Secretary

Indian-American Kash Patel Named Chief Of Staff To Acting US Defence Secretary

After his schooling in New York and college in Richmond, Virginia, Kash Patel went to Florida where he was a state public defender for four years.


04 November 2020
All Four Democratic Indian-American Lawmakers Re-elected To House Of Representatives

All Four Democratic Indian-American Lawmakers Re-elected To House Of Representatives

US Election Results 2020: Four Indian-American lawmakers get elected to US Congress as the dubbed 'Samosa caucus' takes the limelight.


02 November 2020
Priyanca Radhakrishnan Becomes First Indian-Origin Minister In New Zealand Cabinet

Priyanca Radhakrishnan Becomes First Indian-Origin Minister In New Zealand Cabinet

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern inducted five new ministers into her executive today. Priyanca was elected first as a MP to the Labour Party in September 2017


16 September 2020
Survey Finds Trump’s Popularity Increasing Among Indian-American Voters

Survey Finds Trump’s Popularity Increasing Among Indian-American Voters

Trump’s popularity among Indian-American voters has increased from 16% in 2016 to 28% in 2020. However, 66% of Indian-Americans still favour Biden over...


14 September 2020
Trump Claims Modi Praised Him For Doing A Great Job With Regards To Covid-19 Testing

Trump Claims Modi Praised Him For Doing A Great Job With Regards To Covid-19 Testing

“Prime Minister Modi calls me and says, what a great job you've done with testing," remarks U.S. President Donald Trump.


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