Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Indian-American Amit Priyavadan Mehta has been confirmed by the US Senate as a federal judge in the District of Columbia, becoming the first Asian Pacific American to occupy this important position.
Diaspora | Sabrina Tavernise, The New York Times | Wednesday December 17, 2014
At 37, he is youngest to hold this office since 1891.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
The American aviation regulator, which conducted a fresh safety audit of DGCA from December eight, is likely to determine India's safety rating in March 2015, almost a year after downgrading it from the top Category-I to Category-II.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
Indian-origin American surgeon and author, Atul Gawande as well as historian Ramachandra Guha are among five authors with an Indian connection who figure in the New York Times Book Review's list of 100 Notable Books of 2014.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Top US Senators, cutting across party lines, have supported the nomination of Richard Rahul Verma, stating that the Indian-American is uniquely suited to be the next Ambassador to India.
Wednesday December 3, 2014
India's two-wheeler giant, the Hero Group, has signed American golf legend Tiger Woods as its brand ambassador in a four-year deal that targets capturing new markets in North America and Europe. The deal, for an undisclosed amount, can be termed as t...
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Indian American scientist Rajesh Menon leads team at University of Utah that has developed polariser that could lead to LCD displays that are brighter and more energy efficient.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 28, 2014
While the field of the Indian players looks strong, Niall Turner of Ireland and American Brett Munson, placed 3rd and 4th on the current Order of Merit of Asian Development Tour, will try their best to put up a great show at the USD 70,000 event, whi...
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 28, 2014
The Indian community in Washington celebrated Diwali with the Indian ambassador S. Jaishankar noting how the festival has become part of Indian American community's presence and profile in the US.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 26, 2014
A novella that deals with the complex issue of celibacy and teenaged monks among certain sections of the Indian American community has just been released for the global market on Amazon's Kindle.
Sunday October 19, 2014
Six firms founded and headed by Indian-origin persons are among the 100 fastest-growing businesses located in American cities, according to a list by Fortune and The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC).
Thursday October 9, 2014
Indian pharmaceutical companies need to focus on the Latin American markets namely Brazil and Mexico, British brokerage firm Barclays has said.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 5, 2014
US President Barack Obama has selected Indian-American Professor Thomas Kailath for the prestigious National Medal of Science, highest honour for achievement in the fields of science and engineering.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gifted famous Indian tea to the captains of 11 large American corporations.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 28, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a dream - housing for every Indian before a decade is over. On American soil, in a nod to civil rights movement leader Martin Luther King, PM Modi said, "I have a dream... by 2022, there should be no one in India with...
Saturday September 27, 2014
The 63-year-old iconic American designer confesses that his heart lies in Indian wear and that he often uses in his creations "Ikkats, block prints and colours that are seen only in Jaipur".
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 27, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in New York Friday on a five-day visit to the US to a tumultuous welcome by the Indian American community whose members chanted "Modi, Modi" and held placards to greet him at the hotel where is is staying.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 21, 2014
American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin (ASEI) will honour nine engineers at its 29th National Convention at the University of California, Irvine campus on September 27.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
An Indian pharmacologist and an American pharmacist have been charged with smuggling four million misbranded and counterfeit pharmaceuticals into the US, federal prosecutors said.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 8, 2014
Underlining that the new Indian government was focused on eliminating developmental challenges, a high-level business delegation from Gujarat has called American companies to invest and explore business opportunities in the state and India.