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'US' non-mediation policy on Kashmir developed in 1950s'

‘US’ non-mediation policy on Kashmir developed in 1950s’

WASHINGTON: The US’ policy of non-mediation on Kashmir issue and to encourage India and Pakistan to resolve the dispute through dialogue was developed in early 1950s, according to a recently… Read more »

Indian babysitter jailed for 19 years over child's death in US

Indian babysitter jailed for 19 years over child’s death in US

WASHINGTON: An Indian woman who worked as a babysitter in the US state of Connecticut has been sentenced to 14 years in jail for the tragic death of a 19-month-old… Read more »

World's largest tennis-ball mosaic created in the US

World’s largest tennis-ball mosaic created in the US

NEW YORK: A giant record-breaking mosaic consisting of over 10,000 tennis balls has been created here to commemorate the 84th birth anniversary of Indian spiritual leader Chinmoy Kumar Ghose. City-based… Read more »

Three killed in shooting incidents in US

Three killed in shooting incidents in US

HOUSTON: Three persons, including a policeman, were killed today in separate shooting incidents in the US, a day after a disgruntled gunman killed two TV journalists, highlighting the growing cases… Read more »

US backed India on Kashmir in 1965

US backed India on Kashmir in 1965

WASHINGTON: The US in 1965 had supported India’s stand that there should be no plebiscite in Kashmir, declassified US documents of the era indicate. At the peak of the 1965 Indo-Pak… Read more »

Jindal joins Trump in opposing birthright citizenship

Jindal joins Trump in opposing birthright citizenship

WASHINGTON: Indian-American US presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has joined fellow Republican candidate Donald Trump in calling for an end to birthright citizenship for children born to illegal immigrants. “We need… Read more »

Jain Irrigation in Fortune's 'Change of the World' list

Jain Irrigation in Fortune’s ‘Change of the World’ list

NEW YORK: India-based micro-irrigation firm Jain Irrigation Systems is the sole company from the country named in Fortune magazine’s inaugural ‘Change the World’ list of companies making significant progress in… Read more »

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US hopeful of successful Indo-Pak NSA talks

WASHINGTON: Ahead of crucial NSA-level talks between India and Pakistan, the US today hoped that the two national security advisors would address all bilateral issues, including “disputed” Kashmir, in a… Read more »

Pichai expresses gratitude for overwhelming response

Pichai expresses gratitude for overwhelming response

NEW YORK: India-born Google CEO Sundar Pichai has expressed gratitude over the deluge of wishes extended to him on his promotion to the helm of the technology giant. “It’s been… Read more »

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Indian managers are future oriented: US daily

WASHINGTON: One of the reasons for Indian managers’ success is that they are future oriented, a leading American financial daily has said, with Google’s Sunder Pichai joining the fast expanding… Read more »

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 »