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Oct 16, 2014

Obama picks firebrand Indian-American lawyer Vanita Gupta as civil rights chief

Vanita Gupta “trailblazing work” as a civil rights lawyer was praised. She “has spent her career working to ensure that nations live up to their promise.” #American Civil Liberties Union #Barack Obama #NAACP #US Justice Department #Vanita Gupta

Sep 30, 2014

US-Indo BFFs: Modi, Obama break ice over dinner, warm water at White House

After Modi’s rock star reception at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon, word must have reached Obama loud and clear that Modi is viewed as a messiah of change in India. #Afghanistan #Barack Obama #Blue Room #BuzzPatrol #Dinner diplomacy #Editorial #Gandhi #India #Martin Luther King #MEA #Narendra Modi #US #US visit

Sep 29, 2014

Modi woos with MoM, life visas, imports Indian pride to Madison Square

"When I have the blessings of 1.25 billion people, it feels like God has indeed blessed me," Modi quipped. #India #Madison Square Garden #Narendra Modi #New York #NRI #OIC #PIO #PM Modi #TheySaidIt #World

Sep 28, 2014

Anti-Modi protesters to stage demonstrations at Madison Square Garden

Narendra Modi arouses strong visceral emotions. He is attracting both a sold-out crowd for a speech at Madison Square Garden on Sunday and angry protesters. #2002 Gujarat riots #Anti-modi protests #diplomacy #India #Madison Square Garden #New York #PM Narendra Modi #ThisisNext #US #US visit #World

Sep 27, 2014

Modi’s US visit: Seven ministers forced to cancel trip to NYC by PMO

Modi will draw perhaps the largest crowd ever by a foreign leader on US soil when he takes the stage on Sunday in Madison Square Garden before a sellout crowd of 20,000. #diplomacy #Modi #Narendra Modi #PM #PM Modi #PM Narendra Modi #United States #US #US visit #US-India relations #US-India ties

Jun 7, 2014

Are you ready for an explosive new season of Satyamev Jayate?

Top-rated television talk show Satyamev Jayate which has managed to bulldoze its way into the social consciousness of India will be back later this year with Aamir Khan taking a deep dive into another set of hard-hitting issues, said Fox’s Star India CEO Uday Shankar. #Aamir Khan #Bollywood #Entertainment #India #Rupert Murdoch #Satyamev Jayate #Star India #Television #TheIdiotBox #Uday Shankar

May 17, 2014

What US investors want from Modi: To kickstart India’s economy

BJP’s almost certain landslide victory on Friday cheered foreign investors hoping pro-business Narendra Modi would kick-start India’s stalled economy #BJP #Congress #Economy #election result 2014 #Foreign institutional investors #India #Investment #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Manmohan Singh #Narendra Modi #P. Chidambaram #TheySaidIt #UPA #US

Apr 5, 2014

The Candidate: A satirical look at the great Indian election

Bhattacharya talked to Firstpost about his novel which is a candid portrayal of the election process and takes the reader on the campaign trail. #Anirudh Bhattacharyya #Govardhan Ray #India #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Politics #Q&A #The Candidate