LEAD STORIES
Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

NEW YORK: The Indian American CEO of Dynasoft Synergy Jayavel Murugan, based in Bay Area, California, and a Santa Monica-based executive, Syed Nawaz, are accused of filing false…

Rebellion helped Indian American teen win $250,000 Regeneron Science Talent Search prize

Rebellion helped Indian American teen win $250,000 Regeneron Science Talent Search prize

A rebellion began Indian American teen Indrani Das on her way to the brain research that got her the quarter-million-dollar Regeneron Science Talent Search award for high school…

Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ still No. 1 for second weekend

Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ still No. 1 for second weekend

Beauty may be fleeting, but it’s got legs at the box office. “Beauty and the Beast,” Walt Disney Co.’s live-action remake of the animated classic, was the No.…

COMMUNITY

Kansas hero Ian Grillot receives $100,000 from India House Houston

Kansas hero Ian Grillot receives $100,000 from India House Houston

NEW YORK: The brave American hero Ian Grillot who was shot after he tried to…

No arrest in murder of Sasikala Narra, Anish Narra in New Jersey

No arrest in murder of Sasikala Narra, Anish Narra in New Jersey

NEW YORK: The New Jersey police have not yet made any arrest in the horrific…

Indian American girl in New York told by stranger to go ‘back to Lebanon’

Indian American girl in New York told by stranger to go ‘back to Lebanon’

An Indian American girl was harassed on a subway train in New York by a…

Jews, Muslims, Hindus join hands in Washington against hate crimes

Jews, Muslims, Hindus join hands in Washington against hate crimes

WASHINGTON, DC: People from the Jewish, Muslim, and Hindu communities gathered on the steps of…

Amid the GOP’s health-care-bill debacle, a spectrum of dissension emerges

Amid the GOP’s health-care-bill debacle, a spectrum of dissension emerges

President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan made it a binary choice: You’re either…

IMMIGRATION

Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

NEW YORK: The Indian American CEO of Dynasoft Synergy Jayavel Murugan, based in Bay Area, California, and a Santa Monica-based executive, Syed Nawaz, are accused of filing false…

Green Card overhaul?

Green Card overhaul?

Support is growing among U.S. lawmakers in the House of Representatives for a bill that would bring about drastic change in the way Green Cards are distributed by…

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

WASHINGTON, DC: US House of Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA) and Doug Collins (R-GA) have reintroduced a bill to prevent American employers from sending jobs overseas by abusing the…

Passage To India

Mountain Grain Madness

Mountain Grain Madness

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The first thing you notice about Mukteshwar in Uttarakhand…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Kansas hero Ian Grillot receives $100,000 from India House Houston

NEW YORK: The brave American hero Ian Grillot who was shot after he tried to stop Navy veteran Adam Purinton from further carnage after he shot Indian…

INDIA

India’s Vice President Hamid Ansari defends liberal values, right to dissent

NEW DELHI: Indian Vice-President Hamid Ansari said on Saturday universities must uphold liberal values and respect dissent, a month after violent protests erupted at a university in…

POLITICS

Modi picks Hindu hardliner Yogi Adityanath to lead Uttar Pradesh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi picked Hindu hardliner Yogi Adityanath, who has been accused of inciting violence against India’s Muslim minority, to lead Uttar Pradesh after his party…

SOUTH ASIA

India has ‘extremist elements’, US warns in travel advisory

NEW YORK: India’s tourism is set to take a hit this summer, especially by travelers from the United States, as the US has mentioned that the country…

COMMUNITY

Kansas hero Ian Grillot receives $100,000 from India House Houston

NEW YORK: The brave American hero Ian Grillot who was shot after he tried to stop Navy veteran Adam Purinton from further carnage after he shot Indian…

ENTERTAINMENT

Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ still No. 1 for second weekend

Beauty may be fleeting, but it’s got legs at the box office. “Beauty and the Beast,” Walt Disney Co.’s live-action remake of the animated classic, was the…

LIFESTYLE

Lilly Singh will promote her debut book at 30 stops globally

NEW YORK: Indo-Canadian YouTube sensation Lilly Singh will promote her debut book ‘How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life’ (Ballantine Books), a manifesto on…

CINEMA

Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ still No. 1 for second weekend

Beauty may be fleeting, but it’s got legs at the box office. “Beauty and the Beast,” Walt Disney Co.’s live-action remake of the animated classic, was the…