Indian Americans celebrate as Trump becomes President (09:52)
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) Indian Americans gathered for the presidential gala here to celebrate the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the US.
Indian businessman found hanging in UAE (16:46)
Dubai, Jan 20 (IANS) A 49-year-old Indian businessman, who had been missing for days, was found hanging in his office inside a residential building in Fujairah, the media reported.
Indian American DJ performs at Trump's inauguration concert (14:34)
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Indian American DJ and drummer Ravi Jakhotia opened the "Make America Great Again!" concert here with a power-packed performance marking US President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.
Local prosecutor becomes first Indian-American judge in Virginia (13:32)
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Rupen R. Shah, who is currently the Chief Deputy of Augusta County Commonwealth in Virginia, has become the first Indian American judge to be elected the southeastern US state.
Statins can prevent blood clot in veins by 25%: Study (13:22)
London, Jan 20 (IANS) Using statins, commonly used to prevent heart attacks, may also have the potential to stop blood clots from forming in the veins by 25 per cent, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin.
More workers from UP, Bihar emigrated on ECR passports (21:34)
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) More blue collar workers travelled on Emigration Check Required (ECR) passports from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar under the government's eMigrate system than any other state in the country last year, a senior official said on Thursday.
Sukhbir Badal branding NRIs as terrorists, we condemn it: AAP (19:52)
Chandigarh, Jan 19 (IANS) The AAP on Thursday condemned Punjab's Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal for what a party leader said were "remarks branding the whole Punjabi community settled abroad as terrorists and accusing the AAP of getting funds from radicals".
Tribunal orders attachment of Mallya's property for debt recovery (Lead) (15:02)
Bengaluru, Jan 19 (IANS) The Debt Recovery Tribunal (DRT) here on Thursday ordered attachment and recovery of tycoon Vijay Mallya's properties for defaulting on bank loans by his defunct Kingfisher Airlines Ltd.
Two Indian films make it to Berlinale Forum (13:18)
Berlin, Jan 19 (IANS) Rajkummar Rao-starrer "Newton" by Amit V. Masurkar and "Loktak Lairembee" (Lady of the Lake) by Manipur's Haobam Paban Kumar are in the line-up of the 47th Berlinale Forum, which is a section of the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival.
Obama calls Modi to review US-India ties (10:12)
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama called Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the two reviewed the significant progress in India-US relationship, an official statement said.
Obama appoints 2 Indian-Americans to senior administration posts (20:50)
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) With only hours to go until he leaves the White House, President Barack Obama appointed two Indian-Americans to key administration positions.
Indian American DJ to perform at Trump's inauguration (16:46)
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Indian American DJ and drummer Ravi Jakhotia, popularly known as DJ Ravidrums, would perform at US President-elect Donald Trumps inauguration at Washingtons National Mall on January 19, the media reported.
Indian-origin doctor charged with drug trafficking (Lead) (14:34)
New York, Jan 18 (IANS) A 50-year-old Indian-origin doctor in the US has been charged with drug trafficking and money-laundering, according to federal authorities.
Indian-origin doctor charged with having firearms for drug trafficking (08:30)
New York, Jan 18 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor has been charged with having firearms for drug trafficking, according to federal authorities.
Indian-American may head US communication commission (With Images) (08:22)
By Arul Louis
New York, Jan 18 (IANS) Ajit Pai, a commissioner in the US communications regulatory agency, has met President-elect Donald Trump amid speculation that he could head the body that deals with cellphone spectrum and broadcasting.
Sikh boy in Australia denied enrolment in school for wearing turban (20:18)
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) A five-year-old Sikh boy was denied entry by a school here for wearing a turban as it said that the religious head gear was not in conformity with the school's uniform policy.
Malaysia lifts curbs on hiring foreign workers in more sectors (17:48)
Kaula Lumpur, Jan 17 (IANS) Citing critical need for manpower and economic progress following dismal reception from locals, the Malaysian government has withdrawn curbs on hiring foreign workers for two industries on Tuesday, a newspaper here reported.
Indian-Americans get 1% representation in US Congress: Forbes (17:20)
Washington, Jan 17 (IANS) Indian Americans, who comprise around one per cent of the US population, now for the first-time ever also make up one per cent of the US Congress.
Microsoft's Satya Nadella not nervous of Trump (13:50)
Washington, Jan 17 (IANS) US President-elect Donald Trump does not make India-born Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella nervous, and he is confident about the tech giant's place as a job creator.
Community currencies important in demonetisation: Innovator Geeta Mehta (12:44)
By Sahana Ghosh
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Leveraging the power of social capital, community currencies such as Social Capital Credits (SoCCs) have a "very important" role in situations such as demonetisation, says its developer, New York-based Indian American Geeta Mehta.
All 5 Indian American lawmakers nominated to key Congressional panels (16:56)
Washington, Jan 16 (IANS) All five Indian American lawmakers have been nominated to key Congressional panels, the media here reported.
Indian American Congresswoman not to attend Trump's inaugration (13:56)
Washington, Jan 16 (IANS) Indian American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has said she won't attend the inauguration of US President-elect Donald Trump on January 20.
Pawan Kalyan, Madhavan to speak at Harvard (13:36)
Chennai, Jan 16 (IANS) Actors Pawan Kalyan and R. Madhavan have been invited as guest speakers at the 14th edition of the India Conference at Harvard, one of the largest student-run conferences with a focus on India in the US.
Canadian PM wishes Tamils 'Happy Pongal' (19:42)
Ottawa, Jan 15 (IANS) In a heart-warming gesture, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has wished Tamils in Canada and around the world 'Happy Pongal'.
Toronto Punjabis head to India to campaign for AAP (18:42)
Toronto, Jan 15 (IANS) Some 90 Punjabis of Indian origin from Canada's Toronto area are flying to Punjab to campaign for the AAP in the February 4 assembly election, a Canadian daily reported.