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Indian Men Must Redefine Masculinity, Says Aamir Khan at Women’s Summit

Indian Men Must Redefine Masculinity, Says Aamir Khan at Women’s Summit

NEW YORK Bollywood actor Aamir Khan feels it’s high time Indian men redefine masculinity and bring about a change in the balance of power. Speaking at the opening…

Indian-born Shah and Derby contender Dortmund are an American success story

Indian-born Shah and Derby contender Dortmund are an American success story

WASHINGTON — An immigrant from India, Kaleem Shah embraced the opportunities in the United States, gave up his old citizenship to become a nationalized American and — when…

COMMUNITY

South Brunswick Middle Schooler Wins Favorite Teacher Essay Contest

Nandika Bathula, an 8th grader at the Crossroads South Middle School in South Brunswick, New…

Seminar Focuses on Issues Facing Teenagers, Steps to Deal With Them

Seminar Focuses on Issues Facing Teenagers, Steps to Deal With Them

    EDISON Prevalence of drug use and cyberbullying among teenagers and the steps being…

Record Crowd at Rutgers’ Annual Show and Tell Event

Record Crowd at Rutgers’ Annual Show and Tell Event

A record crowd of 91,000 attended the 7th annual Rutgers Day at campuses across the…

Team Anjuman Beats Sultans in Illinois Premier League Opener

Team Anjuman Beats Sultans in Illinois Premier League Opener

CHICAGO Illinois Premier League Cricket Conference (IPLCC) held the opening ceremony for its summer-long 2015…

INDIA

Apollo hospital fined Rs.1 crore for medical negligence

Apollo hospital fined Rs.1 crore for medical negligence

The national consumer forum has ordered Apollo Hospital to pay a compensation of Rs.1 crore to a couple for wrongful delivery of their child that caused permanent brain…

Indian Men Must Redefine Masculinity, Says Aamir Khan at Women’s Summit

Indian Men Must Redefine Masculinity, Says Aamir Khan at Women’s Summit

NEW YORK Bollywood actor Aamir Khan feels it’s high time Indian men redefine masculinity and bring about a change in the balance of power. Speaking at the opening…

Trinamool sweeps in Kolkata, other civic bodies polls

Trinamool sweeps in Kolkata, other civic bodies polls

West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress on Tuesday surged far ahead of its rivals in the counting of votes cast in recent polls to the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC)…

CRIME

FBI Offers $20,000 Reward for Murder Suspect Bhadreshkumar Patel

FBI Offers $20,000 Reward for Murder Suspect Bhadreshkumar Patel

The FBI is offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel of Maryland, who is…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Lawmakers Urge U.S. to Speed-up Visa Approvals for Physicians

Two U.S. lawmakers, a Democrat and a Republican, have introduced legislation in Congress urging the State Department to speed-up J-1 visa approvals for international physicians. Entitled the…

INDIA

Apollo hospital fined Rs.1 crore for medical negligence

The national consumer forum has ordered Apollo Hospital to pay a compensation of Rs.1 crore to a couple for wrongful delivery of their child that caused permanent…

POLITICS

Trinamool sweeps in Kolkata, other civic bodies polls

West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress on Tuesday surged far ahead of its rivals in the counting of votes cast in recent polls to the Kolkata Municipal Corporation…

SOUTH ASIA

Nepal quake victims still stranded, PM Koirala says toll could be 10,000

(Reuters) – People stranded in remote villages and towns across Nepal were still waiting for aid and relief to arrive on Tuesday, four days after a devastating…

COMMUNITY

South Brunswick Middle Schooler Wins Favorite Teacher Essay Contest

Nandika Bathula, an 8th grader at the Crossroads South Middle School in South Brunswick, New Jersey, has been named the local area winner of the Barnes &…

ENTERTAINMENT

Kalyan Jewellers pulls “racist”, “slave-child” ad with Aishwarya Rai

NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Kalyan Jewellers, a major jewellery chain, has withdrawn an advert featuring Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with a dark-skinned boy holding…

LIFESTYLE

Indian Men Must Redefine Masculinity, Says Aamir Khan at Women’s Summit

NEW YORK Bollywood actor Aamir Khan feels it’s high time Indian men redefine masculinity and bring about a change in the balance of power. Speaking at the…

CINEMA

Kalyan Jewellers pulls “racist”, “slave-child” ad with Aishwarya Rai

NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Kalyan Jewellers, a major jewellery chain, has withdrawn an advert featuring Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with a dark-skinned boy holding…