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E-mail inventor Shiva Ayyadurai to run for US Senate, challenge Elizabeth Warren

E-mail inventor Shiva Ayyadurai to run for US Senate, challenge Elizabeth Warren

NEW YORK: Indian American entrepreneur Shiva Ayyadurai, 53, who shot to fame by inventing e-mail, has thrown his hat in the run for the US Senate, from Massachusetts, in 2018.…

Sikh man in Indiana threatened with a gun, community on tenterhooks

Sikh man in Indiana threatened with a gun, community on tenterhooks

WASHINGTON, DC: Sikhs in the US are reporting an increase in violent threats and harassment against the community amid rising incidents of hate crimes against Indian Americans in the country.…

Mani Iyer’s ‘passion to persevere’ at Mahindra USA

Mani Iyer’s ‘passion to persevere’ at Mahindra USA

Indian companies operating in the United States, need to commit, persevere, invest, and add value says Mahindra USA Inc’s President Mani Iyer. A graduate in engineering from University of Mumbai,…

Indian companies thrive, create jobs in the United States

Indian companies thrive, create jobs in the United States

Indian companies are creating thousands of jobs in the United States opening both bricks-and-mortar as well as technology companies Indian companies are here for the long haul – not only…

Handloom is special, so it’s expensive: designer Rakesh Thakore

NEW DELHI Are you one of those who feel the price of handloom doesn’t match its look? Blame it on the lack of education in the country about the toil…

Triple Talaq: Muslim Personal Law Board’s stand is un-Islamic

The All-India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has told the Supreme Court that Triple Talaq in a single sitting is not just Islamic but it has been sanctioned by the…

Ahmed Kathrada, unflinching opponent of apartheid in South Africa, dies at 87

Ahmed Kathrada, unflinching opponent of apartheid in South Africa, dies at 87

Ahmed Kathrada, an anti-apartheid activist who spent 26 years in prison with Nelson Mandela and later served as a leader and a voice of conscience of the African National Congress,…

Number of Indian applicants at U.S. varsities drops this year

Number of Indian applicants at U.S. varsities drops this year

WASHINGTON The universities in the U.S. have registered a decline in applications from Indian students following rising hate crimes and concerns over potential changes in visa policies by the Trump…

Cultural presentations, discussions, conference to mark centenary of abolition of Indian indentureship

Cultural presentations, discussions, conference to mark centenary of abolition of Indian indentureship

An academic conference, cultural presentations and speeches commemorating the 100th anniversary of the official abolition of Indian indentureship were highligts of the Indian Diaspora World Convention 2017 held in Trinidad…

Bihar-Jharkhand Association of North America hosts Holi celebration

Bihar-Jharkhand Association of North America hosts Holi celebration

Approximately 350 people from the tri-state area attended Holi celebrations hosted by the Bihar-Jharkhand Association of North America at Royal Albert’s Palace in Fords, New Jersey, March 26. Members mingled…

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