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Hard-fought Campaign For Diwali Stamp Finally Pays Off

Hard-fought Campaign For Diwali Stamp Finally Pays Off

Since the year 2000, Indian-Americans from all walks of life pursued the United States Postal Service to issue a stamp commemorating Diwali, the festival of lights that hundreds…

Supermom Of State: India’s Foreign Minister To The Rescue

Supermom Of State: India’s Foreign Minister To The Rescue

So far this month, India’s foreign minister has saved thousands of stranded Indian workers in Saudi Arabia – and helped a woman replace her lost passport so she…

Navtej Sarna To Be India’s Next Ambassador To The United States

Navtej Sarna To Be India’s Next Ambassador To The United States

Seven months into his term as India’s High Commissioner to U.K., Navtej Sarna is being asked to move to Washington as the country’s next ambassador, as the U.S.…

COMMUNITY

Hard-fought Campaign For Diwali Stamp Finally Pays Off

Hard-fought Campaign For Diwali Stamp Finally Pays Off

Since the year 2000, Indian-Americans from all walks of life pursued the United States Postal…

Diwali Stamp: ‘I Never Thought It Would Be So Hard,’ Rep. Maloney

Diwali Stamp: ‘I Never Thought It Would Be So Hard,’ Rep. Maloney

For the last 7 years since she took up the cause of the Diwali stamp,…

Edison Man Among 9 Charged With Storm Relief Fraud

Edison Man Among 9 Charged With Storm Relief Fraud

Nine people were charged recently for allegedly filing fraudulent applications for federal relief funds related…

Couple Pleads Guilty to $20 Million Visa Fraud Involving Indian Workers

Couple Pleads Guilty to $20 Million Visa Fraud Involving Indian Workers

Raju Kosuri, 44, and Smriti Jharia, 45, a married couple from Ashburn, Virginia, pleaded guilty…

Fact-Checking Claims Clinton Aide Had Ties To Muslim Brotherhood

Fact-Checking Claims Clinton Aide Had Ties To Muslim Brotherhood

Huma Abedin is a longtime aide to Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president, having…

INDIA

Delhi court grants bail to JNU leader Kanhaiya Kumar

Delhi court grants bail to JNU leader Kanhaiya Kumar

A court here on Monday granted regular bail to Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar and two others accused in a sedition case after Delhi…

Indian man carries wife’s body for miles

Indian man carries wife’s body for miles

Dana Majhi said he had to carry his wife’s body for miles after she died and the hospital in Odisha, India, said it could not provide transportation for…

Becoming World No.1 Is Ultimate Goal, Says Olympian Sindhu

Becoming World No.1 Is Ultimate Goal, Says Olympian Sindhu

Basking in Olympic glory, star shuttler Pusarla Venkata Sindhu has now set her eyes on the World Superseries, the only trophy missing from her cabinet, while becoming the…

Passage To India

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The most profound piece of advice I was offered…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Hard-fought Campaign For Diwali Stamp Finally Pays Off

Since the year 2000, Indian-Americans from all walks of life pursued the United States Postal Service to issue a stamp commemorating Diwali, the festival of lights that…

INDIA

Delhi court grants bail to JNU leader Kanhaiya Kumar

A court here on Monday granted regular bail to Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar and two others accused in a sedition case after…

POLITICS

Delhi court grants bail to JNU leader Kanhaiya Kumar

A court here on Monday granted regular bail to Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar and two others accused in a sedition case after…

SOUTH ASIA

German court rules Muslim woman can’t wear face veil in class

A German court ruled on Monday that a Muslim woman could not wear a niqab to evening school, fuelling a debate about the face veil after conservatives…

COMMUNITY

Hard-fought Campaign For Diwali Stamp Finally Pays Off

Since the year 2000, Indian-Americans from all walks of life pursued the United States Postal Service to issue a stamp commemorating Diwali, the festival of lights that…

ENTERTAINMENT

Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar among highest paid

Wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson topped a Forbes magazine list of the world’s highest paid actors on Thursday with an estimated 2016 payday of $64.5 million. Johnson, 44, knocked…

LIFESTYLE

We have Christmas, Hanukkah and Eid stamps. Now the U.S. gets its first Hindu stamp

It took petitions from everyone from schoolchildren to members of Congress, and 12 years of waiting. Soon, a long-hoped-for goal will be a stickum-backed reality of less…

CINEMA

Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar among highest paid

Wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson topped a Forbes magazine list of the world’s highest paid actors on Thursday with an estimated 2016 payday of $64.5 million. Johnson, 44, knocked…