LEAD STORIES

Panneerselvam Sworn In As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O. Panneerselvam was on Tuesday sworn in as Chief Minister after the death of J.Jayalalithaa. Within hours of Jayalalithaa’s passing away, Panneerselvam was elected…

Jayalalithaa Dies, Supporters Grieve In Streets

Jayalalithaa Dies, Supporters Grieve In Streets

One of India’s most popular politicians, Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, died on Monday night after a cardiac arrest, a statement from the hospital said, setting off an outpouring of grief…

Jayalalithaa Critical, Supporters On Edge

Jayalalithaa Critical, Supporters On Edge

The life of the leader of Tamil Nadu hung in the balance on Monday after she went into cardiac arrest, drawing large crowds to the hospital where doctors…

COMMUNITY

Pakistani Man Arrested For Alleged Heroin Import Offences

Shahbaz Khan, a Pakistani national, was arrested in Liberia Dec. 1 after a sting operation,…

Pakistani Man Sentenced For Visa Fraud In Upstate New York

A Pakistani citizen from Canada was sentenced in a U.S. court in Buffalo, N.Y., for…

CEO Of Illinois Firm Arrested On Fraud Charges

The chief executive of a publicly-traded consulting firm, arrested Nov. 30 morning from Schaumburg, Ill.,…

Recruiter Admits Fraudulent Scheme For Work Visas

The chief executive officer and managing director of two Middlesex County, New Jersey, companies admitted…

Yadama Named Dean Of Boston College School Of Social Work

Yadama Named Dean Of Boston College School Of Social Work

Gautam N. Yadama, assistant vice chancellor for international affairs and professor at the George Warren…

INDIA

Panneerselvam Sworn In As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O. Panneerselvam was on Tuesday sworn in as Chief Minister after the death of J.Jayalalithaa. Within hours of Jayalalithaa’s passing away, Panneerselvam was elected…

Jayalalithaa Dies, Supporters Grieve In Streets

Jayalalithaa Dies, Supporters Grieve In Streets

One of India’s most popular politicians, Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, died on Monday night after a cardiac arrest, a statement from the hospital said, setting off an outpouring of grief…

Jayalalithaa Critical, Supporters On Edge

Jayalalithaa Critical, Supporters On Edge

The life of the leader of Tamil Nadu hung in the balance on Monday after she went into cardiac arrest, drawing large crowds to the hospital where doctors…

Passage To India

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The most profound piece of advice I was offered…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Undocumented Children, Youth Anxious About Fate Over DACA Program

Chirayu Patel, a resident of Chicago, has renewed his temporary work permit a few times since 2012 when the Ahmedabad-born living in the U.S. as an undocumented…

INDIA

Panneerselvam Sworn In As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O. Panneerselvam was on Tuesday sworn in as Chief Minister after the death of J.Jayalalithaa. Within hours of Jayalalithaa’s passing away, Panneerselvam was…

POLITICS

Jayalalithaa Dies, Supporters Grieve In Streets

One of India’s most popular politicians, Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, died on Monday night after a cardiac arrest, a statement from the hospital said, setting off an outpouring of…

SOUTH ASIA

Trump Offers To Help Pakistan, Calls PM Sharif A ‘Terrific Guy’

U.S. president-elect Donald Trump offered to help solve Pakistan’s problems and praised Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as a “terrific guy” in the first call between the two…

COMMUNITY

Pakistani Man Arrested For Alleged Heroin Import Offences

Shahbaz Khan, a Pakistani national, was arrested in Liberia Dec. 1 after a sting operation, and was expelled to the U.S. Dec. 2 to face charges of…

ENTERTAINMENT

Gauri Shinde ‘Constantly Surprised’ By Reaction To Her Films

Gauri Shinde, whose latest directorial “Dear Zindagi” has hit the box office bull’s eye, says she is constantly surprised by the reaction to her cinema. According to…

LIFESTYLE

New Jersey Baker Among Contestants In ‘The Great American Baking Show’

A New Jersey-based amateur baker will be seen showcasing her skills along with fellow bakers on the second season of ABC’s “The Great American Baking Show,” premiering…

CINEMA

Gauri Shinde ‘Constantly Surprised’ By Reaction To Her Films

Gauri Shinde, whose latest directorial “Dear Zindagi” has hit the box office bull’s eye, says she is constantly surprised by the reaction to her cinema. According to…