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Modi In a Spin After Replacing Gandhi As Face Of Homespun Cotton

Modi In a Spin After Replacing Gandhi As Face Of Homespun Cotton

NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi has replaced independence hero Mahatma Gandhi as the 2017 face of the government’s traditional handloom and cotton industry, triggering criticism Jan. 13. The image…

Why migration is killing babies in this Indian village

Khoch, INDIA As Soni Wadwi breastfed her one-year-old son, Sonu, outside her hut in Khoch village, western India, she recounted how he almost died from severe malnutrition four months ago.…

New York Physician Advocates For Vaccinations

New York Physician Advocates For Vaccinations

Dr. Purvi Parikh, a pediatric allergist and immunologist for adults and children, recently traveled to Zambia as part of the United Nations Foundation’s vaccine initiative Shot@life. A passionate advocate for…

International Award For New Jersey Neuro-oncologist

International Award For New Jersey Neuro-oncologist

Sumul N. Raval, a leading neuro-oncologist at Monmouth Medical Center and Community Medical Center in New Jersey, has recently been honored with a prestigious international award for state-of-the-art treatment to…

Rahul Anand Rutgers “Student Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016”

Rahul Anand Rutgers “Student Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016”

After eight tries and 17 rounds of interviews, Anand was hired as one of the first members of the pilot team that created Google Knowledge Graph. Over time, the team…

Priyanka To Promote Assam Tourism As Brand Ambassador

Priyanka To Promote Assam Tourism As Brand Ambassador

Bollywood star and “Quantico” fame Priyanka Chopra will now promote Assam under the brand entity “Awesome Assam”, it was announced on Dec 19. Assam Tourism Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said…

Akhil Akkineni To Get Married In Italy In May

Akhil Akkineni To Get Married In Italy In May

Telugu cine star Nagarjuna’s younger son Akhil Akkineni got engaged to his girlfriend of four years Shriya Bhupalon on Dec. 9. He is gearing up for a destination wedding in…

No Bollywood Plans, Want To Do Indie Music: Kaveri Kapur

No Bollywood Plans, Want To Do Indie Music:  Kaveri Kapur

At 16, when children her age spend most of their time hanging out with friends and attending parties, she is making waves in the Indian music world with her second…