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Raja Krishnamoorthi Appointed as Committee Member on Intelligence January 17, 2019 13:26

An Indian American Democratic Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi has been appointed as a member of a congressional committee on intelligence.Krishnamoorthi, 45, who represents Illinois 8th congressional district in the House, has become the first South Asian…

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Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas to Focus on Connecting PIOs with India January 17, 2019 12:50

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Sammelan or Indian diaspora conclave, beginning on January 21 will be focusing on connecting a new generation of Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) with their home country, said External Affairs Minister of…

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Indra Nooyi in Race for World Bank President Post: Reports January 17, 2019 10:29

Indian American business leader Indra Nooyi, who headed the global beverage giant PepsiCo, is under consideration for President of World Bank, according to reports.If confirmed by President Donald Trump, Nooyi, 63, will succeed Jim Yong…

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Trump Nominates Three Indian Americans to Key Positions January 17, 2019 09:58

President Donald Trump has nominated three Indian Americans to key administration positions, according to White House.The three Indian Americans are Rita Baranwal, Aditya Bamzai, and Bimal Patel. Though Trump announced the intent to nominate the…

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Trump's H-1B Visa War Is Crippling American Firms January 12, 2019 12:17

When president Donald Trump started going after the H-1B visa, the most sought visa by Indian IT professionals, headlines suggested trying times for Indian companies had begun, but the reality, though, is that American companies…

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Tulsi Gabbard Announces 2020 Presidential Bid January 12, 2019 10:20

The first Hindu lawmaker in the United States Congress Tulsi Gabbard has said she is running for the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election. Gabbard, a four-time Democratic lawmaker in the U.S. House of Representatives from Hawaii,…

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"My Family Fully Supports Border Wall": Brother of Slain Indian origin Cop January 11, 2019 16:16

Reggie Singh, the brother of slain Indian origin policeman Ronil "Ron" Singh has said he supports President Donald Trump's efforts on border security so that others do not experience what his family has been going…

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"My Mom Was Superhero", Says Kamala Harris in Her Book January 11, 2019 11:38

An Indian American Senator Kamala Harris, who is likely to announce 2020 presidential bid soon has credited her "superhero" mother for instilling in her the sense of responsibility that motivates her political career. The first…

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Ro Khanna, Kamala Harris Asks Trump to End Government Shutdown January 11, 2019 11:24

Two Indian American lawmakers Ro Khanna and Kamala Harris have criticized President Donald Trump for his plans to declare a national emergency to build a wall along the Mexican border that has led to a…

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Kamala Harris to Decide on 2020 Presidential Bid Soon January 10, 2019 18:14

The first Indian origin United States Senator Kamala Harris has said she will be soon deciding on her 2020 presidential bid. Harris, who believes that the American people are ready for a woman of color…

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Many Indians Victims of Gun Violence in U.S. Are Telangana Descents January 09, 2019 12:50

The Southern Indian state Telangana has turned out to be the top city across the world that sends aspiring engineers to the United States, but then, it has been both boon and bane for scores…

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Trump Cites Indian-Origin Cop's Murder to Pitch for Border Wall January 09, 2019 11:04

In an effort to convince Americans to support his demand for a $5.7 billion wall on the Southern border, President Donald Trump cited the murder of Indian origin policeman Ronil Ron Singh in California allegedly…

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