Over 28,500 Indian workers died in Gulf nations since 2014

A total of 28,523 Indian workers died in the six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries from 2014 to 2018, the government said on Wednesday. In a written reply to a question in... Read more »

Indian charged with smuggling foreign nationals into US

Washington, Dec 12 A 38-year-old Indian man has been charged with conspiring to smuggle six of his countrymen into the US on commercial airline flights, authorities said. Bhavin Patel was arrested at... Read more »

Top Indian-American Microsoft AI executive Sirosh joins Compass

San Francisco, Dec 6  Microsoft’s Indian-origin Chief Technology Officer for Artificial Intelligence (AI) Joseph Sirosh has joined Compass, a New York-based real estate tech company which is making efforts to simplify the... Read more »

‘Challenging for an Indian chef overseas to prove himself on home ground’

By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Dec 5 London-based Alfred Prasad may be a Michelin-starred Indian chef with over 25 years of experience. But in India, he is born again, with a flourish, setting... Read more »

Kamala Harris to decide on 2020 US presidential bid over holidays

San Francisco, Dec 3 Democrat Kamala Harris, the first Indian-American to serve in the US Senate, said she will make a decision about a potential 2020 presidential bid during the upcoming holiday... Read more »

Trump names Indian-American woman to prestigious judgeship By Arul Louis

(By Arul Louis) New York, US President Donald Trump has announced that he is nominating an Indian-American woman, Neomi Rao, to the senior judgeship that was vacated by Brett Kavanaugh when he was elevated... Read more »

All 4 Indian-American members of Congress re-elected

All the four Indian-American Democrat members of the House of Representatives were re-elected in Tuesday’s election and a member of the community won the Attorney General’s position in Wisconsin state. Raja Krishnamoorthi,... Read more »

Indo-Canadians pledge $7mn to build hostels for poor children in India

Indo-Canadian expatriates have donated more than $7 million dollars to a Toronto-based non-profit organisation which builds and runs education hostels in rural India. The non-profit AIM for SEWA (Canada) builds hostels in... Read more »

Contribute to the motherland, Super 30 founder urges Indian Diapora

Super 30 founder Anand Kumar on Sunday urged Indians living abroad to come back and contribute to the “motherland” where there is a “huge craving for education”. Speaking at the 50th anniversary... Read more »

Prestigious Einstein Prize for Indian American professor Abhay Ashtekar

Over four decades after he began his scientific engagement with gravitational science, Professor Abhay Ashtekar is set to receive the prestigious Einstein Prize conferred by the American Physical Society (APS). The prize... Read more »