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Republican National Convention: Brown Is The New Black?

Republican National Convention: Brown Is The New Black?

Though only a minority of Indian-Americans support the Republican Party, they nevertheless made their presence felt at the 4-day national convention held in Cleveland, Ohio, July 18-21. At…

Indiana Appeals Court Overturns Conviction Of Purvi Patel

Indiana Appeals Court Overturns Conviction Of Purvi Patel

In a surprise decision, an Indiana court overturned the first ever feticide conviction in the country July 22, that would have sent an Indian-American woman to prison for…

Indian men accused of raping woman for second time due in court

Indian men accused of raping woman for second time due in court

Three men accused of raping an Indian woman for a second time were due in court on Wednesday, police said, while the victim’s father said his daughter was…

COMMUNITY

Being A Villain Is Best Part About Being In ‘Baywatch’: Priyanka Chopra

Being A Villain Is Best Part About Being  In ‘Baywatch’: Priyanka Chopra

Actress Priyanka Chopra says being able to play a character with shades of grey is…

Designing A More Accurate Measure Of Electoral Politics

Designing A More Accurate Measure Of Electoral Politics

An Indian American artist-researcher has designed a data project that seeks to get a more…

Kashkari Bucks Fed Norms Adding Emojis to Public Debate on Rates

Kashkari Bucks Fed Norms Adding Emojis to Public Debate on Rates

Since the financial crisis, Federal Reserve officials have tried to communicate their policies to a…

Republican National Convention: Brown Is The New Black?

Republican National Convention: Brown Is The New Black?

Though only a minority of Indian-Americans support the Republican Party, they nevertheless made their presence…

Indian American Political Forum Hosts Reception For Indian Envoy On Sidelines Of RNC

Indian American Political Forum Hosts Reception  For Indian Envoy On Sidelines Of RNC

The Indian American Forum for Political Education along with the Federation of Indian Associations of…

INDIA

Indian men accused of raping woman for second time due in court

Indian men accused of raping woman for second time due in court

Three men accused of raping an Indian woman for a second time were due in court on Wednesday, police said, while the victim’s father said his daughter was…

Protests erupt in Gujarat over attack on Dalit men

Protests erupt in Gujarat over attack on Dalit men

Protesters from India’s low-caste community blocked roads and attacked government buses in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state on Wednesday in a third day of demonstrations over the…

A Mother’s Coconut Chutney And The Birth Of A Film Maker

For Rhodes Scholar Shalini Kantayya, a first generation Indian-American from Brooklyn, getting into film-making was not a happenstance. By her admission the Chennai native, whose family comprises “a…

Passage To India

The Twisty Dirt Road In Kerala

The Twisty Dirt Road In Kerala

We can glean it [information] from the pages of a book or the morning newspaper and from the glowing phosphors of…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Designing A More Accurate Measure Of Electoral Politics

An Indian American artist-researcher has designed a data project that seeks to get a more accurate read on how voters feel by harnessing data from social media…

INDIA

Indian men accused of raping woman for second time due in court

Three men accused of raping an Indian woman for a second time were due in court on Wednesday, police said, while the victim’s father said his daughter…

POLITICS

Indian men accused of raping woman for second time due in court

Three men accused of raping an Indian woman for a second time were due in court on Wednesday, police said, while the victim’s father said his daughter…

SOUTH ASIA

New Delhi bets on carrot and stick policy to quell uprising in Kashmir

India will go on hunting militants in Kashmir despite widespread protests over the killing of a young separatist commander, officials said, as the government bets that force…

COMMUNITY

Being A Villain Is Best Part About Being In ‘Baywatch’: Priyanka Chopra

Actress Priyanka Chopra says being able to play a character with shades of grey is the best part about her Hollywood debut venture “Baywatch”. The actress, who…

ENTERTAINMENT

Ali Abbas Zafar On The Success Of ‘Sultan’

Film-maker Ali Abbas Zafar has hit the jackpot with his third Bollywood film. “Sultan”, a 170-minute wrestling saga starring Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma, is breaking box-office…

LIFESTYLE

California School Textbooks Controversy Ends, Finally

After two years of controversy involving petitions, protests and testimonies by Hindu groups over wrong portrayal of India and its culture in K-12 textbooks on history and…

CINEMA

Ali Abbas Zafar On The Success Of ‘Sultan’

Film-maker Ali Abbas Zafar has hit the jackpot with his third Bollywood film. “Sultan”, a 170-minute wrestling saga starring Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma, is breaking box-office…