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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…

Two Indian American women found guilty of lying to a California Grand Jury in a $14 million benefits fraud scheme

After a six-day trial, a federal jury in California found two Indian-American women guilty of making false statements before a grand jury in a case involving $14 million in unemployment…

Indra Nooyi, Fareed Zakaria among 2017 Ellis Island Medal of Honor recipients

Indra Nooyi, Fareed Zakaria among 2017 Ellis Island Medal of Honor recipients

PepsiCo chief executive officer Indra Nooyi and journalist and author Fareed Zakaria are among six Indian-Americans named recipients of this year’s Ellis Island Medal of Honor. A total of 88…

Indian American community richest with median household income of $103,821

Indian American community richest with median household income of $103,821

The median household income of four million Indian American households was $103,821 in 2015, compared to other households overall in the US which was $53,889, according to a new US…