LEAD STORIES
India set to become world’s most populous country by 2022 – U.N.

India set to become world’s most populous country by 2022 – U.N.

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – India is set to overtake China and become the world’s most populous country in less than a decade – six years sooner than…

Kalam saw India as a knowledge superpower – Modi

Kalam saw India as a knowledge superpower – Modi

(India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised former President Abdul Kalam, who died on Monday, remembering the example set by the childhood newspaper vendor who rose to prominence…

Punjab gunmen expose India’s soft border ahead of Pakistan talks

Punjab gunmen expose India’s soft border ahead of Pakistan talks

Three men carrying assault rifles, bombs and a rocket launcher who went on a murderous rampage in a small Punjab farm town this week have shown how vulnerable…

COMMUNITY

Indian American student faces prison for online fraud

Indian American student faces prison for online fraud

New York, July 28 (IANS) An Indian American student faces five years in jail for…

Raghunandan Yandamuri to represent self in double murder case

Raghunandan Yandamuri to represent self in double murder case

An Indian American man, facing a death penalty for a double murder, will represent himself…

Vikram Amar Named Dean of Prestigious Illinois Law School

Vikram Amar Named Dean of Prestigious Illinois Law School

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Vikram Amar, the senior associate dean for academic affairs and a professor…

22-Year-Old EMT On Her Last Day Of Work Killed In Accident

22-Year-Old EMT On Her Last Day Of Work  Killed In Accident

A Rutgers University graduate’s dream to become a medical doctor foundered on a road in…

Jersey City Celebrates Rath Yatra

Jersey City Celebrates Rath Yatra

Hundreds of Indian Americans gathered in front of Jersey City temples of different denominations July…

INDIA

Anshu Gupta, Sanjiv Chaturvedi win Magsaysay awards

Anshu Gupta, Sanjiv Chaturvedi win Magsaysay awards

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Social worker Anshu Gupta and whistleblower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi on Wednesday won the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay awards for “enterprising leadership” and for exposing…

India set to become world’s most populous country by 2022 – U.N.

India set to become world’s most populous country by 2022 – U.N.

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – India is set to overtake China and become the world’s most populous country in less than a decade – six years sooner than…

India, China face exodus of millionaires: report

India, China face exodus of millionaires: report

Washington, July 28 (IANS) India and China are facing an exodus of their wealthiest citizens with tens of thousands of “high-net-worth individuals” (HNWIs) having left to seek greener…

CRIME

Indian American student faces prison for online fraud

Indian American student faces prison for online fraud

New York, July 28 (IANS) An Indian American student faces five years in jail for his involvement in a scam about…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Forced labor India’s largest trafficking problem: US report

Washington, July 27 (IANS) Saying that forced labour constitutes India’s largest trafficking problem, the US State Department on Monday placed it in the second best category of…

INDIA

Anshu Gupta, Sanjiv Chaturvedi win Magsaysay awards

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Social worker Anshu Gupta and whistleblower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi on Wednesday won the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay awards for “enterprising leadership” and for…

POLITICS

Kalam saw India as a knowledge superpower – Modi

(India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised former President Abdul Kalam, who died on Monday, remembering the example set by the childhood newspaper vendor who rose to…

SOUTH ASIA

Punjab gunmen expose India’s soft border ahead of Pakistan talks

Three men carrying assault rifles, bombs and a rocket launcher who went on a murderous rampage in a small Punjab farm town this week have shown how…

COMMUNITY

Indian American student faces prison for online fraud

New York, July 28 (IANS) An Indian American student faces five years in jail for his involvement in a scam about selling fraudulent events tickets over web…

ENTERTAINMENT

Indians weave visual magic in “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation’

New York, July 29 (IANS) A battery of visual effects professionals from India are behind the breathtaking visual effects seen in “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” movie…

LIFESTYLE

After Uproar, Salman Apologises For Yakub-Tiger Tweets

– MUMBAI After tweets that triggered a volley of protests, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Sunday evening apologised for saying that the 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub…

CINEMA

Indians weave visual magic in “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation’

New York, July 29 (IANS) A battery of visual effects professionals from India are behind the breathtaking visual effects seen in “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” movie…