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Hindu American Foundation Launches "I am Hindu American" Campaign December 15, 2018 11:25

The raising hate crimes against Hindu Indian-Americans has prompted the United States-based Hindu American Foundation (HAF) to launch a nationwide campaign to raise awareness on the Hinduism and bring down the cases of bullying following…

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Indian-Origin Men Charged over Operating International Piracy Ring December 15, 2018 05:25

Two Indian-origin men, among five, accused of running an international movie piracy ring were indicted on Wednesday on federal charges for involving in hacking Hollywood film company computer systems to steal unreleased movies and television…

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Donald Trump Calls India a True Friend: U.S. Official December 14, 2018 09:38

President Donald Trump calls India a "true friend", a top American diplomat has said as she highlighted the steps taken by the United States over the last two years to beef up its ties with…

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Indian National Jailed for 9 Years over Sexual Assault on Flight December 14, 2018 07:49

The federal court in Detroit has sentenced an Indian techie from Tamil Nadu to nine years of jail on Thursday on charges of a "brazen sexual assault" against a fellow female passenger inside a commercial…

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Indian-American Appointed to U.S. Body Advocating Religious Freedom December 14, 2018 05:03

An Indian-American woman lawyer on Thursday was appointed as a Commissioner to the United States Commission for International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). Arunima Bhargava, a civil rights lawyer is born and raised in Chicago and is…

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Trump's Ex-Lawyer Sentenced to 3 Years over Hush Money December 13, 2018 11:53

Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has been sentenced to three years of imprisonment on Wednesday on campaign finance violations for paying hush money to two women who said they had affairs with the United…

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Haley Says Trump's 'Unpredictable' Nature Helped Her Get Job Done at UN December 13, 2018 10:32

Nikki Haley, the outgoing United States ambassador to the United Nations, has said she used President Donald Trump's "rhetoric" and "unpredictable" nature to get the job done at the world body. In October, Haley announced…

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'Seriously' Considering 2020 Presidential Run: Tulsi Gabbard December 13, 2018 04:50

The first Hindu lawmaker in the United States Congress Tulsi Gabbard has said she is "seriously" considering running for 2020 presidential election. "I'm seriously considering it," Gabbard told MSNBC News on Wednesday in response to…

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Wipro Opens Automotive Innovation Hub in Detroit December 12, 2018 12:30

An India-based information technology company Wipro on Tuesday opened an innovation center at Detroit with an aim to develop new technologies and solutions for automobile makers and their suppliers. "The technology hub will strengthen our…

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Myanmar to Grant Visa-On-Arrival to Indian Tourists: President Kovind December 12, 2018 09:57

President of India Ram Nath Kovind today said Myanmar will provide visa-on-arrival for Indian tourists in order to boost people-to-people relations with India. The proclamation by the president came as he began his five-day visit…

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Slain Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Time's Person of the Year List December 12, 2018 07:23

The slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is on the shortlist for Time Magazine's Person of the Year 2018, the publication proclaimed on Monday. Besides Khashoggi, prominent world figures likewise feature in the list including United…

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Immigrants Bring Great Value to U.S.: Pramila Jayapal to Google CEO December 12, 2018 06:44

An Indian-American Chief Executive officer of Google Sunder Pichai appeared before a Congressional committee for a grilling by lawmakers on the search engine giant's data privacy, where Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal highlighted the value of…

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