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Documentary on Tirumala Tirupati on TV soon

MUMBAI “Inside Tirumala Tirupati”, a documentary about Tirumala Tirupati, will bring the story behind the temple to the small screen. The National Geographic documentary will premiere on March 27, giving…

Indian American businesswoman Miki Agrawal accused of sexually harassing male employee

Indian American businesswoman Miki Agrawal accused of sexually harassing male employee

Indian-American businesswoman Miki Agrawal, co-founder of Thinx, a company that makes “period underwear”, is currently in the eye of a storm after being accused of sexually harassing an employee. In…

Aziz Ansari’s Netflix original series ‘Master of None’ to return for second season May 12

Aziz Ansari’s Netflix original series ‘Master of None’  to return for second season May 12

Aziz Ansari’s critically-acclaimed, Emmy and Peabody award-winning Netflix original series “Master of None” will return for a second season May 12. Season 2 will see Ansari’s Dev return to New…

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 abolishing nationality…

‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ to open 17th Annual New York Indian Film Festival

‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’  to open 17th Annual New York Indian Film Festival

NEW YORK The New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF), kicks off its 17th anniversary season on April 30 with Alankita Shrivastava’s women’s empowerment film “Lipstick Under My Burkha” at the Smithsonian’s…

Secretary Mulay Interacts with community, discusses India’s development

Secretary Mulay Interacts with community, discusses India’s development

Former Consul General of India in New York, Dnyaneshwar Mulay, says its extremely important to promote Indian languages outside India. “In order to retain our identity, we must empower our…

Tri-state community bids farewell to Deputy Consul General of India in New York

Tri-state community bids farewell to Deputy Consul General of India in New York

Prominent members of the India-American community and representatives from several organizations came together to host a farewell reception for to the outgoing Deputy Consul General of India in New York,…

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 H-1B visa…

Vanita Gupta is President, CEO of Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

Vanita Gupta is President, CEO of Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

The Obama administration official who headed the Justice Department’s civil rights division will become the first woman to run the nation’s largest civil and human rights coalition at a time…

H-1B visa lottery system to stay in place, rules Oregon court

H-1B visa lottery system to stay in place, rules Oregon court

NEW YORK: U.S. Oregon District Court Judge Michael Simon has thrown out a lawsuit that challenged the H-1B visa lottery system, saying that the government’s random visa distribution method does…