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ISIS preparing to attack India report

ISIS preparing to attack India: report

WASHINGTON: The ISIS is preparing to attack India to provoke an Armageddon-like confrontation with the US, according to an internal recruitment document of the feared group which also seeks to… Read more »

Ind-American woman announces her Congress bid

Ind-American woman announces her Congress bid

WASHINGTON: Indian-American Mary Thomas, a government attorney in Florida, has said that she will run for the US Congressional elections in November 2016. If elected, Thomas, whose parents arrived in… Read more »

Digitisation projects initiated for betterment of Indiaexpert

‘Digitization projects initiated for betterment of India’

NEW YORK: Terming as “very positive” the various digitization projects launched by government in the past one year, a top Indian business executive has said that these ambitious campaigns underscore… Read more »

Indian-origin students help US win Math Olympiad after 21 yrs

Indian-origin students help US win Math Olympiad after 21 yrs

WASHINGTON: Two Indian-origin students have helped the US win the prestigious International Mathematical Olympiad after more than two decades. Shyam Narayanan, 17, and Yang Liu Patil, 18, were part of… Read more »

Indian-American pleads guilty to defrauding investor

Indian-American pleads guilty to defrauding investor

WASHINGTON: An Indian-American hotelier and former banker has pleaded guilty to the charges of defrauding an investor to the tune of USD 500,000 and now faces a prison sentence of… Read more »

US keeping watch on developments at Indo-Pak border

US keeping watch on developments at Indo-Pak border

WASHINGTON: The US has said it is closely following the developments on the Indo-Pak border where there has been an escalation of tension and asked both countries to “bilaterally” work… Read more »

Sikh group asks for caution after US shooting

Sikh group asks for caution after US shooting

NEW YORK: In the wake of the gunning down of four marines at military facilities in Tennessee by a Muslim youth with “unshorn beard”, a Sikh rights group has asked… Read more »

India, Japan paid economic price for sanctions on IranRice

India, Japan paid economic price for sanctions on Iran: Rice

WASHINGTON: With the US sealing a deal over Iran’s nuclear program, the Obama Administration has said countries like India and Japan have paid an economic price for sanctions against the… Read more »

Indian-origin man arrested for fatal crash in US

Indian-origin man arrested for fatal crash in US

NEW YORK: A 22-year-old Indian-origin man has been arrested in the US for alleged drunk driving which caused a horrific accident that killed three people, including a pregnant woman, and… Read more »

Maharashtra CM seeks Microsoft support for smart city project

Maharashtra CM seeks Microsoft support for smart city project

NEW YORK: Terming his meeting with India-born Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella as “very productive” and “insightful”, Chief Minister of western Indian state of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis has said the software… Read more »

Maharashtra CM Fadnavis to visit NYC on Monday

Maharashtra CM Fadnavis to visit NYC on Monday

NEW YORK: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will visit the New York city next week to invite investment and expertise from the US to his state in various sectors and… Read more »

Religion-based violence major rights problem for IndiaUS

Religion-based violence major rights problem for India: US

WASHINGTON: Religion-based societal violence in India was the “most significant” human rights problem in the country in 2014, besides “widespread corruption” and abuses by police and security force, according to… Read more »

Jindal invokes immigrant parents' story in  2016 bid

Jindal invokes immigrant parents’ story in 2016 bid

WASHINGTON: Indian-American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, while announcing his 2016 White House bid, invoked the success story of his immigrant parents to highlight that America was a place where hard… Read more »

Jindal's hidden camera family video of prez bid mocked

Jindal’s hidden camera family video of prez bid mocked

WASHINGTON: Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s campaign got off to an awkward start after his team put out a hidden camera video in which he and his wife are seen telling their… Read more »

Bobby Jindal set to announce presidential bid

Bobby Jindal set to announce presidential bid

WASHINGTON: Ending months of speculation, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is likely to announce his 2016 presidential bid in New Orleans that will make him the first Indian-American to run for… Read more »

Reforms absolutely necessary in land, labour and taxationFM

Reforms absolutely necessary in land, labor and taxation: FM

SAN FRANCISCO: Promising a globally compatible business climate in India, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said reforms have become “absolutely necessary” in the areas of land, labor and taxes to… Read more »

Govt to weed out root cause of black moneyJaitley

Govt to weed out root cause of black money: Jaitley

SAN FRANCISCO: In a stern message on black money, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said the government is targeting to weed out the root causes of this menace and a… Read more »

Caparo group to invest 150 million $ in US commercial complex

Caparo to invest $150 million in US complex

ST. LOUIS, US: NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul’s Caparo group on Friday announced an investment of about 150 million USD (about Rs 945 crore) in a commercial complex here that… Read more »

US Congress calls for increased intel coop with Israel, India

US Congress calls for increased intel coop with Israel, India

WASHINGTON: A bipartisan amendment to Intelligence Authorization Act 2016 seeking expansion of trilateral national security cooperation among the US, Israel and India has been passed by the US House of… Read more »

Concerned over Indo-Pak tensions, Kerry calls Sharif

Concerned over Indo-Pak tensions, Kerry calls Sharif

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed “enormous concern” to Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over the recent increase in tensions with India, asserting that there should not… Read more »