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New 9/11 exhibit stages hunt for Osama bin Laden

The exhibit presents the hunt for Osama bin Laden as a sort of who-done-it come alive with graphics, videos and the voices of the protagonists, from intelligence agents, former President Barack Obama and members of the US Navy SEALs team that shot and killed him.

New York: At least 4 dead, 3 injured in Brooklyn shooting

Authorities said the motive for the shooting was not immediately clear. A suspect has not been immediately identified.


In Chinatown, rampage against sleeping homeless men leaves 4 dead

The attacks took place near Chatham Square, where the statue of 19th-century Chinese scholar Lin Zexu stands on a red granite pedestal overlooking East Broadway, a street that runs along the newer part of Chinatown, and the Bowery, the edge of the old Chinatown.

Golden opportunity for investment in India after corporate tax cut: PM Modi

PM Modi, while addressing US companies in New York said that his government's recent move on corporate tax cut was to invite investments. He also said that the country is investing heavily in developing infrastructure.

New York moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes by emergency order

Tobacco and menthol-flavored products would not be covered by the ban, the governor said, saying some data suggests that those menthol products could assist in helping people to stop smoking traditional cigarettes.

The Rebirth of New York Fashion

The gravitational forces of New York fashion are moving; its map is being rewritten and identity reinvented by a group of designers with a different sense of history and voices that demand to be heard.


Delhi airport: New York-bound passenger held for impersonating octogenarian

The passenger looked suspicious to Central Industrial Security Force officials on frisking duty as he expressed his inability to stand up from the wheelchair and was evading eye contact with them.

Bengali snacks, concentrated on a Jackson Heights block

The arrival of two fuchkawalas (fuchka vendors) on the same patch of turf would not be news in Dhaka, Bangladesh, or Kolkata. But in New York, it’s not so common to find Bengali snacks on the street.

Teen activist Greta Thunberg sails across Atlantic to go to climate meeting

Thunberg, 16, and her crew were escorted into a lower Manhattan marina at about 4 pm, concluding a two-week crossing from Plymouth, England. Hundreds of activists gathered on a Hudson River promenade to cheer her arrival.

Protesters vent anger at New York mayor, US Department of Justice after chokehold decision

De Blasio, who is running for his party's presidential nomination, said New York City's police commissioner would decide by August whether to punish or fire Pantaleo.

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No lights in big city: New York goes dark as fire causes blackout in Manhattan

A big cheer went up among Upper West Side residents when power flickered back on at about 10:30 p.m. For hours before that, doormen stood with flashlights in the darkened entrances of upscale apartment buildings along Central Park West.

Sara Ali Khan 'wanders' through New York

Sara Ali Khan recently wrapped up the Delhi schedule of her untitled Imtiaz Ali film and then took off for a vacation to New York. She stars alongside Kartik Aaryan in the film.


Thousands dressed up in red-and-white for SantaCon 2015

SantaCon is an annual mass gathering and pub crawl in which people dressed in Santa Claus costumes or as other Christmas characters parade in several cities around the world. This year the SantaCon in New York took place on December 12. Here are some photos.

Narendra Modi arrives in New York for a five-day visit

Describing America as India's "natural global partner", Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in New York on Friday.

Priyanka Chopra launches new album 'I can't make you love me' in New York

Actress-singer Priyanka Chopra launched her new album 'I Can't Make You Love Me' in New York on Monday.

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Priyanka Chopra Stuns In Nude Satin Gown

Priyanka Chopra is super busy with her Hollywood films A Kid Like Jake and Isn’t It Romantic. But even then, she is making sure to constantly keep in touch with her fans. The actor, who is shooting in New York for her film Isn’t It Romantic, shared some pictures which hint that she might be […]

Cisco chairman, US India Business Council CEO meet PM Modi

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Cisco executive chairman John Chambers and President and Chief Executive Officer of US India Business Council Ajay Banga on Monday, bringing immense experience and passion in U.S.-India relations and business. Banga is a member of the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the Economic Club of New York. He is a graduate of Delhi University and the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.


26/11 will be Pak.’s revenge against India: Lakhvi told Headley

Mumbai, Feb 12 (ANI): The 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict David Coleman Headley’s 5th day of deposition began on Friday. Deposing before a special Mumbai court through video conferencing, he revealed that Lakhvi told him that 26/11 attack will be revenge to all bomb blasts planned by India in Pakistan. He further said that he visited Siddhivinayak Temple, made a video of the premises and purchased 15-20 sacred thread for 26/11 attackers so that they would look like Indians. He also told that he chose Cuffe Parade as the landing site for 26/11 attackers after visiting Gateway of India and Cuffe Parade. When he returned to Pakistan after his Mumbai visit from April 9th-15th, 2008, he met Sajid Mir and Major Iqbal to show them video of possible landing sites in India. He told the court that he was in Pakistan from April 15 to June 30, 2008, but during this period somewhere in May, he visited New York and Philadelphia.