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May 21, 2017
World's rarest marine species vaquita porpoise may be extinct in a year, reveals reportWith an estimated 30 or fewer individuals remaining, vaquita porpoise — the world's most endangered marine mammal — may go extinct by 2018 if no action is taken to save them, a new study warns. Known as the 'panda of the sea' because of its distinctive markings, the vaquita is endemic to the Upper Gulf of California.
May 20, 2017
Indian-Americans in US protest negative portrayal of Hinduism, India in proposed schoolbooksIndian-Americans in California have protested the negative portrayal of Hinduism and India in Californian schoolbooks. These textbooks will be adopted early next year.
May 14, 2017
San Francisco (You've Got Me): Falling in love with 'Frisco' aka the City by the Bay, is easyI fell in love with San Francisco for its beauty, fantastic coffee, undulating roads, warm people, commitment to a liberal discourse, artsy vibe, and copious faults.
May 11, 2017
US to investigate California-based Sikh man Jagjeet Singh's murder as possible 'hate crime'Police in California are investigating the murder of a 32-year old Sikh man as a possible "hate crime" after he refused to sell cigarettes to a man who did not have proper ID.
May 10, 2017
Indian-origin scientist develops artificial bone tissues, may help simplify transplant procedureScientists, led by an Indian-origin researcher, have developed artificial bone tissues that could provide new bone marrow for patients needing transplants and make the procedure much safer.
May 09, 2017
India-born Sikh taxi driver detained by US authorities, likely to be deportedAn Indian man who fled persecution in his country and has been in the US for nearly two decades was detained in California after losing his latest appeal over a deportation order.
Apr 29, 2017
Higher the testosterone, more impulsive men get, finds studyThe study included 243 males who were randomly selected to receive a dose of testosterone gel or placebo gel before taking a cognitive reflection test.
Apr 27, 2017
'Dark day for free speech in America': Ann Coulter's Berkeley speech cancelled, police prep for violenceAmerican conservative Ann Coulter said that she was forced to cancel her speaking event at the University of California, Berkeley amid concerns of violence, calling it "a dark day for free speech in America."
Apr 27, 2017
US launches unarmed long-range ballistic missile, as tensions with North Korea intensifyAn unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile was launched from California early Wednesday morning, in a test of the weapon system that is part of the US nuclear force
Apr 26, 2017
Paris Agreement: India's proposed 370 coal plants could imperil global climate goals, says studyIf all the proposed coal plants are run to their potential, India will not be able to meet its Paris climate agreement commitments in the coming years, said the study published in the American Geophysical Union journal Earth's Future.