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Two engineers of Indian origin shot in Kansas bar, one dead

Two engineers of Indian origin shot in Kansas bar, one dead

“On February 22nd, 2017, an intoxicated man hurling racial slurs opened fire inside a packed Kansas bar killing our dearest friend Srinivas Kuchibhotla,” says the GoFundme page created for the…

Charu Jain named Chief Information Officer, VP of Alaska Airlines

Charu Jain named Chief Information Officer, VP of Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines has named travel industry veteran Charu Jain as its new CIO. Jain joined the company earlier this month from IBM as a critical and complex time. Jain’s chief…

Gopal formally launches bid for N.J. State Senate, lauds community support

Gopal formally launches bid for N.J. State Senate, lauds community support

A powerful Indian-American Democratic Party activist and small-business owner in New Jersey, Vin Gopal, formally announced his run for the New Jersey state Senate Feb. 22. Gopal recently stepped down…

Rep. Jayapal taking Muslim interfaith leader to President’s State-of-the-Union

Rep. Jayapal taking Muslim interfaith leader to President’s State-of-the-Union

Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has invited a Muslim attorney and activist as her guest to President Donald Trump’s first State-of-the-Union address Feb. 28, in a bid to send a message…

Sikh Religious Society honors Commissioner Frank Avila at Palatine gurdwara

Sikh Religious Society honors Commissioner Frank Avila  at Palatine gurdwara

The Sikh Gurdwara in Palatine, Ill., on Feb. 19 honored Frank Avila, commissioner of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRDGC), for his help to the community. Avila…

Business group hosts interactive meet with Fulbright Specialist Dr. Manu Vora

Business group hosts interactive meet with Fulbright Specialist Dr. Manu Vora

The Indian American Business Council, a Chicago-based non-profit organization, hosted the Spring Business Leaders Meet with Fulbright Specialist Dr. Manu Vora as the keynote speaker. The event was held Feb.…

Indo American Community Services to host a South Asian women’s conference

Indo American Community Services will host its annual South Asian Women’s Conference 2017 to be held April 9 at the Naperville Marriott. The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Breaking…

Immigration raids target Indo-Caribbean community in New York City

Immigration raids target Indo-Caribbean community in New York City

Leaders of the Hindu American Foundation (HAF) have expressed concern over recent raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in the Richmond Hill neighborhood of Queens, New York, targeting members…