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May 26, 2016

US backs India-Iran Chabahar port deal as it outflanks China-Pakistan Gwadar project

Washington broadly supports India and Afghanistan signing a deal with Iran for a transport corridor opening up a new route to Afghanistan via the Iranian port of Chabahar, as it outflanks the $46-billion China-Pakistan economic corridor project with Gwadar as its focal point #Chabahar port #China-Pakistan Economic Corridor #China-Pakistan relations #Economic Hub #Foreign policy #Gwadar Port #India-US Relations #NewsTracker #transport corridor

May 24, 2016

Will Donald Trump versus Hillary Clinton be a cliff-hanger?

Trump's abrasive, long shot campaign for the White House is now looking less unrealistic with polls showing a statistical dead heat between the billionaire businessman and Clinton. #Barack Obama #ConnectTheDots #Democrats #Donald Trump #Hillary Clinton #Republican #United States #US

May 23, 2016

Vijay Mallya’s famed US beer maker Mendocino in trouble too

Mendocino said if UBHL does not consummate debt financing, it would have a material adverse effect on the company's ability to continue to operate #bank NPA #Black Hawk Stout #Blue Heron Pale Ale #Financial Fraud #Mendocino #Michael Laybourn #Peregrine Golden Ale #Red Tail Ale #Sausalito #Vijay Mallya

May 16, 2016

Attorney-General Kamala Harris in driver’s seat for California’s Senate race

Two prominent Democratic women, both minorities, lead the pack. The front-runner, Indian origin Kamala Devi Harris, has been California’s attorney-general for more than five years and has run two statewide campaigns for the seat #Barack Obama #California #Democratic Party #Elizabeth Warren #Indian- Americans #Kamala Harris #Loretta Sanchez #NewsTracker #US Senate

May 11, 2016

New times, new ties: India-US defence bill will be closely watched by Pakistan and China

It's now beyond the shadow of a doubt that the US is investing in a long-term strategic partnership with India, and has identified China’s growing military assertiveness as a threat. #China #ConnectTheDots #Defence bill #John Cornyn #Nato #Pakistan #Security #United States #US #Vajpayee

May 10, 2016

Desi professionals love Hillary, but Trump has solid Hindu backing

The US election is proof that the 3.2 million Indians in America are becoming more vocal in the American conversation about politics. #American Indians #Bernie Sanders #ConnectTheDots #Donald Trump #Hillary Clinton #Indian- Americans #Indians in US #US Presidential Election

Apr 28, 2016

Facebook doubles revenues, triples profit in Q1; Zuckerberg to tighten control

Facebook India Managing Director Kirthiga Reddy has steadily grown the numbers in India by innovating around live videos, 360 degree videos, and introducing formats that work on low-bandwidth phones. #Apple #facebook #Facebook India #Google #Kirthiga Reddy #Mark Zuckerberg #Sheryl Sandberg #Twitter

Apr 20, 2016

Jaitley says global scenario grim, but pegs India growth at 8.5% on likely monsoon boost

Jaitley also reform measures such as making it easier for companies to invest in India, working to streamline taxes and overhauling how bankruptcy is done are being undertaken #bankruptcy code #Donald Trump #Economy #Finance Minister Arun Jaitley #GDP #GST #Raghuram Rajan #Rate Cuts #RBI #Reforms

Jan 29, 2016

Foreign investors eye India’s cheap stocks after big global sell off

the Indian markets have been whipsawed this month in the risk-off trade in response to elevated threats from low oil prices and slumping China, but foreign investors now see a real opportunity to come in and start buying beaten down Indian stocks. #EM Capital Management LLC #ETF #foreign investors #GDP #India #Narendra Modi #RBI #Seth Freeman #Stock market

Dec 22, 2015

An unlikely hero: Air India saves students from ‘diploma mill’ US college nightmare

Air India's ground staff was quietly efficient and alert on Sunday night in stopping 19 students from Hyderabad from boarding a flight to San Francisco, as they risked being deported when they arrived on the West Coast to enroll in two 'blacklisted' US Bay Area schools. #air india #ConnectTheDots #Silicon Valley #Tri-Valley Foundation #US colleges #US Customs