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Jan 23, 2018
Donald Trump imitates Narendra Modi with an Indian accent, claims Washington Post reportUS president Donald Trump has been known to affect an Indian accent and imitate Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a leading US daily has reported
Jan 07, 2018
Donald Trump's move to curb H-1B visa extensions 'bad policy', says US Chamber of CommerceThe move to end extension of H-1B visas would be "bad policy" and is contrary to the goals of a merit-based immigration system, the US Chamber of Commerce said on Saturday over the Trump administration's reported plan that could result in self-deportation of around 700,000 Indians.
Jan 05, 2018
H1B visa rule change: US Congress members oppose Trump administration's plan, say it will 'tear families apart'Some US lawmakers and advocacy groups have criticised the Trump administration's reported plan to curb H1B visa extensions that could result in self-deportation of an estimated 5,00,000-7,50,000 Indian Americans, saying the move would drain America of talent
Sep 14, 2017
Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi named co-chair of Congressional Democrats' new task force on economyIndian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi was on Wednesday appointed to a leadership position in the Democratic party’s new task force on economy.
Jul 21, 2017
Russia collusion probe: Donald Trump's team finding ways to grant presidential pardons to family, aidesTrump has asked his advisers about his power to pardon aides, family members and even himself in connection with the probe, The Washington Post quoted one of the people familiar with the effort.
Jun 02, 2017
Paris Climate Agreement: Indian-American lawmakers term Donald Trump's decision 'catastrophic'Indian-American lawmakers described Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate deal an "irrational" decision that has set the planet on a "catastrophic" course.
Nov 09, 2016
Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi wins Congressional election from IllinoisRaja Krishnamoorthi won a seat in the House of Representatives from Ilinois on Tuesday, becoming the fourth Indian American elected to Congress.
Nov 09, 2016
US Election 2016: Record 5 Indian-Americans, including Kamala Harris set to be elected to US CongressIndian-American women put up a good show in the 2016 elections, with Kamala Harris, 51, a two-term attorney general from California, creating history by winning the US Senate seat from the state.
Aug 29, 2016
Raja Krishnamoorthi: First-ever Hindu of Indian origin may make it to the US House of RepresentativesThat’s 43-year-old Raja Krishnamoorthi, the Democratic Party candidate for the 8th district of Illinois, who mulled over that distinction in a conversation, "It’s humbling, I think the Congress will increasingly look like America and reflect the diversity of America and I will hopefully be one part of that."