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Senator Booker ‘reveres’ Mindy Kaling, but he’s still waiting for his date with her

Senator Booker ‘reveres’ Mindy Kaling, but he’s still waiting for his date with her

United States Senator Cory Booker, D-N.J., is a great admirer of Mindy Kaling, the Indian-American producer of the popular sitcom The Mindy Project. But their exchange about a possible date in the former Mayor’s city,which went viral a month ago, has yet to be translated into a real…

Siddhartha Mukherjee On Longlist For Prestigious British Prize

Siddhartha Mukherjee On Longlist For Prestigious British Prize

Indian-American author of pathbreaking books on the history of medicine, Siddhartha Mukherjee, is on the long-list for the Wellcome Book Prize of a U.K.-based foundation. Mukherjee’s latest book, The Gene: Genetics, History of Science, Medicine, is in the non-fiction category among 12 authors — seven non-fiction and five…

Three Indian-Americans Among This Year’s Padma Shri Awardees

Three Indian-Americans Among This Year’s Padma Shri Awardees

    TV Asia Chairman H.R. Shah, sitar and surbahar player and composer Imrat Khan; and MIT professor and CEO of edX Anant Agarwal are among 75 Padma Shri awardees, announced by President Pranab Mukherjee on India’s Republic Day, Jan. 26. The Indian-Americans are the only Non Resident…

Padma Lakshmi, Adam Dell rekindle their romance

Padma Lakshmi, Adam Dell rekindle their romance

Los Angeles, Jan 22. Supermodel-actress Padma Lakshmi has reportedly rekindled her romance with venture capitalist Adam Dell. Lakshmi…

Bollywood Extravaganza, Desi DJ At Pre-Inauguration 

Bollywood Extravaganza, Desi DJ At Pre-Inauguration 

  Former Miss India Manasvi Mamgai led a troupe of 30 Bollywood dancers from Mumbai at the pre-inaugural…

Yoga Guru ‘Defeats’ Olympic Silver Medalist 12-0 In Strange Wrestling Bout

Yoga Guru ‘Defeats’ Olympic Silver Medalist 12-0 In Strange Wrestling Bout

As India’s most famous yoga guru descended the ramp toward the wrestling arena in New Delhi, a voice…

Protesters In Tamil Nadu Urge Modi To Allow Ancient Bull-taming Rite of ‘Jallikattu’

Protesters In Tamil Nadu Urge Modi To Allow Ancient Bull-taming Rite of ‘Jallikattu’

NEW DELHI Protests by thousands of people demanding the resumption of a traditional bull-taming festival have disrupted daily…

Two Schoolgirls Win National Bravery Awards For Tricking Traffickers, Busting Cross-border Racket

Two Schoolgirls Win National Bravery Awards For Tricking Traffickers, Busting Cross-border Racket

Two Indian schoolgirls will be awarded national bravery awards next week for helping police bust a cross-border human…


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