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Oct 11, 2019
UK's Jeremy Corbyn says language in Labour Party's Kashmir resolution can be 'misinterpreted as hostile to India'Jeremy Corbyn has said that some of the language in a controversial Kashmir resolution passed by his party have the scope of being 'misinterpreted as hostile to India'.
Sep 25, 2019
The Juvenile Immigrant: A new book captures the diaspora experience and identity politics that accompanies itNamrata Verghese, the author of The Juvenile Immigrant, discusses why all writing is inherently political, and what constitutes the American Dream for people of Indian origin in 2019
Aug 18, 2019
Mira Jacob's Good Talk is a timely, cogent and personal look at navigating race and identity in present-day AmericaMira Jacob was prompted to write Good Talk by a series of questions posed by her son, about Michael Jackson, race and Trump. The graphic memoir employs a striking visual style – paper dolls superimposed on photographs, and uses humour and anecdotes to show what it means to be brown/mixed race in today's America
Aug 13, 2019
Around 40,000 register for ‘Howdy, Modi’ summit in Houston, Texas; mayor says visit will strengthen trade, culture tiesAround 40,000 people have registered themselves for Indian-American community summit 'Howdy, Modi!', which will be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 22 September during his visit to the US for the UN General Assembly session, organisers of the event said.
Aug 07, 2019
Indian diaspora condoles Sushma Swaraj's demise, remembers her for bringing 'assertiveness' with 'empathy' to country's diplomacyThe Indian diaspora condoled the demise of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and remembered her as a "caring" and "remarkable" leader. Swaraj passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi on Tuesday night after suffering a cardiac arrest. The senior BJP leader was 67.
Jun 09, 2019
Narendra Modi meets diaspora in Sri Lanka, says people delivered 'clear-cut' mandate in Lok Sabha polls'After independence, this is the largest voter turnout that the elections saw,' Modi told the gathering in Sri Lanka.
May 31, 2019
Sushma Swaraj thanks Narendra Modi for opportunity as EAM, expresses hope for new govt to work 'gloriously’ in emotional tweetSushma Swaraj, who was a notable omission in the new NDA government, Thursday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for giving her an opportunity to serve people of India as External Affairs Minister.
Feb 07, 2019
Bipartisan group of US lawmakers push for fair treatment of 129 Indians arrested in visa fraud caseIn multiple raids last month, federal authorities arrested 129 Indians an a Palestinian enrolled as students in the fraudulent university in Metro Detroit area.
Feb 02, 2019
‘Pay-and-stay’ US visa scam: Indian embassy opens 24x7 helpline for 129 arrested students, appoints nodal officerThe Indian Embassy in the US has opened a 24/7 hotline to assist the 129 Indian students arrested by the American authorities in the "pay-and-stay" university visa scam, officials have said.
Jan 22, 2019
Narendra Modi in Varanasi: PM inaugurates Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, makes 'New India' pitch, lauds govt for curbing corruptionPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the 15th Pravasi Bharat Divas in Varanasi.