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Chicagoans host health summit in New Delhi to deliberate on depression in India

Several Indian-Americans from the Greater Chicago area recently hosted a World Health Day Summit in New Delhi, India, to examine the mental health issues affecting the people in India and…

Share a Smile Chicago hosts annual gala and fundraiser

Share a Smile Chicago hosts annual gala and fundraiser

More than 200 people atended the annual gala and fundraiser hosted by Share a Smile Chicago at Turnberry Country Club in Lakewood, Ill., April 21. The evening began with a…

Dance, music mark Rongali Bihu celebrations

Dance, music mark Rongali Bihu celebrations

The Assam Association of Greater Chicago celebrated Rongali Bihu festivities with music, dance, and food at the Holiday Inn in Schaumburg, Ill., April 15. Of the three Bihu festivals celebrated…

Indian American man Khandu Patel shot dead in Tennessee

Indian American man Khandu Patel shot dead in Tennessee

NEW YORK: An Indian American man, Khandu Patel, 56, father of two children, was shot dead in Whitehaven, Tennessee, Monday night, after getting caught in crossfire outside America’s Best Value…

Bollywood singer Mika Singh to headline India Day celebrations in Naperville

Bollywood singer Mika Singh to headline India Day celebrations in Naperville

NAPERVILLE, Ill. Indian Community Outreach (ICO) hosted a musical banquet to unveil plans for 2017 India Day to celebrate 70 years of India’s Independence. With many exciting additions, this year’s…

Aurora Sri Venkateswara Swami establishes $10,000 scholarship fund

The Sri Venkateswara Swami (Balaji) Temple under guidance of the Board of Trustees and the Auxiliary Committee, has developed a Scholarship Fund to provide a valuable and needed program to…

US Supreme Court to hear case on citizenship revocation, could affect Indian-origin residents

US Supreme Court to hear case on citizenship revocation, could affect Indian-origin residents

CHICAGO: The United States Supreme Court is to begin hearing oral arguments on April 26 in a case which could set a precedent in the revocation of American citizenship of…

Tuesdays at the Hospital: Life-Saving Technology in Action

Tuesdays at the Hospital: Life-Saving Technology in Action

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows Every Tuesday morning, instead of walking to the BEMPU office for work, I catch a ride to a…

Study claims humans reached the Americas 130,000 years ago

Study claims humans reached the Americas 130,000 years ago

Some 130,000 years ago, scientists say, a mysterious group of ancient people visited the coastline of what is now Southern California. More than 100,000 years before they were supposed to…

President Trump to unveil proposal for massive tax cut

President Trump to unveil proposal for massive tax cut

WASHINGTON – The White House plans Wednesday to unveil President Donald Trump’s proposal to revamp the federal tax system, a bid to jump-start one his top domestic policy agenda items…