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Friday, December 04, 2020

Indian American


'It's fashionable to say America is racist. That's a lie': Nikki Haley

August 25, 2020 6:24 pm

Twice elected as the Governor of South Carolina, Haley said, “In much of the Democratic Party, it's now fashionable to say that America is racist. That is a lie. America is not a racist country."

Indian held for crossing illegally into US on foot from Canada

August 18, 2020 12:22 pm

The man admitted that he had intentionally entered the US from Canada.

Indian-American community holds 'Boycott China' protest at Times Square in New York

July 04, 2020 6:38 pm

Members of the Tibetan and Taiwanese community also joined the protest and raised slogans against China and called for an economic boycott of the Communist giant.

Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee, Harvard Prof Raj Chetty among Carnegie Corporation's '2020 Great Immigrants'

July 02, 2020 2:31 pm

Born in New Delhi, Mukherjee is a noted biologist, oncologist and the author of several acclaimed books, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning 'The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer'.

Indian-American woman Manga Anantatmula to run for US Congress from Virginia

February 08, 2020 2:21 pm

Manga Anantatmula is running her campaign on the platform of reducing taxes, equal rights for women, helping the growth of small and medium business and affordable healthcare.

Indian-American teen wins $100,000 quiz show prize in US

June 29, 2019 10:56 am

Gupta's victory on the '2019 Teen Jeopardy' contest was televised on Friday in which he beat out three other Indian-American teens.

Indian-American Sikh elected mayor of Anaheim city in California

November 09, 2018 4:51 pm

Sidhu who served as member of the Anaheim City Council for eight years from 2002 to 2012, defeated Ashleigh Aitken in the November 6 mid-term elections. He would be the first Sikh mayor of the city.

Indian-American Congressman introduces bill giving flexibility to H1B workers to switch jobs

September 14, 2018 4:09 pm

The legislation also proposes to ban employers from hiring H-1B holders to replace American workers while increasing funding for STEM education at the K-12, post-secondary, and university levels.

Indian-American running for US Congress to fight against growing corporate influence

August 05, 2018 1:50 pm

Responding to a question on the response he is receiving from Indian Americans, Gupta said the community has rallied together to make sure that their voices are heard.

Indian-American senatorial candidate Shiva Ayyadurai attacked by 'racist' opponent supporter

July 29, 2018 3:21 pm

Ayyadurai, an eminent scientist and an outspoken critic, was punched by a man, wearing a t-shirt which said "liberal" and a 'Warren for Senate' sticker.