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Mumbai To Montreal, Priyanka Chopra Says She Thrives On ‘Pressure’

Mumbai To Montreal, Priyanka Chopra Says She Thrives On ‘Pressure’

Cross continent travel and “insane” timelines are a part and parcel of Priyanka Chopra’s life as a celebrity, who juggles her Bollywood assignments in Mumbai with her life in Montreal…

Washington State Senator Announces Congressional Bid

Washington State Senator Announces Congressional Bid

Washington State Senator Pramila Jayapal used some fighting words to declare her run for the U.S. Congress Jan. 21, lashing out at Republican frontrunner Donald Trump and the Wall Street…

Sanskrit Chair Established At University Of Chicago

Sanskrit Chair Established At University Of Chicago

The University of Chicago, already known for its strong South Asia studies department, has established a new chair to fund the study of Sanskrit. The Anupama and Guru Ramakrishnan Professorship…

Dentist Charged With Sexually Assaulting Patient During Procedure

Dentist Charged With Sexually Assaulting Patient During Procedure

Georgetown dentist pleaded not guilty in D.C. Superior Court on Thursday to charges that he sexually assaulted a man who was under anesthesia to have a tooth removed. Bilal Ahmed…

Man Gets 51 Months In Jail For Massive Credit Card Fraud Scheme

Man Gets 51 Months In Jail For Massive Credit Card Fraud Scheme

  A New York man was sentenced to 51 months in prison Jan. 22 for his role in one of the largest credit card fraud schemes ever charged by the…

Disney World Sued For Replacing American Workers With Indians

Disney World Sued For Replacing American Workers With Indians

Disney World has been hit by two class action suits accusing it and two outsourcing firms of conspiring to replace workers with less costly foreign ones using H-1B visas, mostly…

Yoga Class Earlier Put On Hold Over ‘Oppression’ Resumes – Minus The White Teacher

Yoga Class Earlier Put On Hold Over ‘Oppression’ Resumes – Minus The White Teacher

Little more than two months ago, many were outraged to hear that a yoga class at the University of Ottawa was canceled. The problem wasn’t a lack of interest, the…

Group Formed To Support Trump’s Bid For GOP Nomination

Group Formed To Support Trump’s Bid For GOP Nomination

A group of Indian-Americans which believes New York billionaire Donald Trump is the answer to America’s perceived ills, both domestic and international, has formed an organization to support his presidential…

New York Couple Among ‘Top 100 Most Influential People In Accounting’

New York Couple Among ‘Top 100 Most Influential People In Accounting’

Chandra Bhansali and Sharada Bhansali, co-founders of New York-based AccountantsWorld were last week named to the ‘Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting’ for 2015 by Accounting Today magazine. AccountantsWorld…

Community Celebrates India’s 67th Republic Day Across The U.S.

Community Celebrates India’s 67th Republic Day Across The U.S.

With a variety of dance, music, cultural events and ceremonial addresses betraying patriotic fervor, the Indian-American community celebrated the 67th Republic Day of India Jan. 26 with verve and enthusiasm.…

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