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22 April, 2018 2:40 PM Mike Pompeo’s 2010 campaign against Indian American opponent haunts him during confirmation

The controversial past that continues to haunt President Trump’s nominee to be U.S Secretary of State includes a Congressional campaign with racist undertones that he oversaw in 2010 against his Indian American opponent Raj Goyle in Kansas. Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump’s nominee to be U.S Secretary of State, could be the first cabinet appointee 30

7 April, 2018 4:46 PM Cricket plays well for Disney, Murdoch

U.S. viewership declining, in contrast Rupert Murdoch must have found that rarest of things: an American cricket fan. The Australian media mogul, through his unit Star India, agreed on Friday to pay almost $1 billion for the global rights to the home games of India’s national cricket team. It is unusual to see a company in play splashing the cash as freely 31

25 January, 2018 7:56 AM 2 Indian-Americans vying for Congress from same New York seat

New York: Two Indian-Americans from the Democratic party have thrown their hats in the ring for the US House of Representatives from the same Congressional seat in New York. Omar Vaid and Mohan Radhakrishnan have announced to fight out the Democratic primary to earn the party's nomination for the November mid-term general elections to defeat the Republican 31

20 January, 2018 3:17 PM Indian-American Lawyer Sworn In To Key Position In US State Department

Manisha Singh, 45, born in Uttar Pradesh, is the first woman appointed as the Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs in the US State Department. Washington: Noted Indian-American lawyer Manisha Singh was today sworn in to a key administration position in the State Department, becoming the in-charge of the US' economic diplomacy 49

6 January, 2018 2:04 PM ‘Trump cannot end H-1B extensions without Congressional approval’

“Only what was done by executive action can be undone by executive action. This “no H-1B extension policy” being floated cannot really be changed by executive action because it was part of the Act that made it,” said Navneet S. Chugh. Recent reports about the possibility of the Donald Trump administration ending the extension of H-1B visas beyond six years 39

5 January, 2018 7:41 AM US Lawmakers Oppose Changes In H1B Visa Rules

Some US lawmakers and advocacy groups have criticised the Trump administration's reported plan to curb H-1B visa extensions that could result in self- deportation of an estimated 500,000-750,000 Indian Americans Influential Democratic Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard said: "Imposing these draconian restrictions on H-1B visa holders will tear families apart 39

28 October, 2017 7:20 AM Hindustan is country of Hindus but it doesn't exclude others: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

'Hindustan' is a country of Hindus, but it does not mean that it does not belong to "others", RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has said. Addressing a gathering of college-going RSS volunteers in Indore, Bhagwat also said the government alone cannot bring development, and that it needs changes in the society. "Whose country is Germany?...It's a country of Germans 40

25 October, 2017 3:51 PM Sultan of Johor Cup: Indian Junior hockey team hammer USA 22-0

Harmanjit Singh and Abhishek scored four, Vishal Antil and Dilpreet Singh scored three, Dilpreet Singh scored two as Pratap Lakra, Rabichandra Moirangthem, Raushan Kumar scored one each. Indian junior men's hockey team continued their winning streak and mauled a hapless USA 22-0 to register their third consecutive victory at the seventh Sultan of Johor 24

25 October, 2017 7:17 AM Power of Passport: India fares worse than Zimbabwe, but better than Pakistan

New Delhi: More and more Indians may be making overseas trips but their passport fares rather poorly when compared to their international counterparts. According to Passport Index developed by global financial advisory firm Arton Capital, the Indian passport is positioned at 75 - much poorer than African countries like Zimbabwe (65), Uganda (66), Madagascar 24

18 October, 2017 6:13 PM In bluntest ever remarks, US talks up India to counter China

Calling the United States and India "two bookends of stability on either side of the globe," the Trump administration on Wednesday bluntly proposed that Washington and New Delhi work together in the Indo-Pacific region to counter the disruptive force that China has become. In a stunning new dynamic unveiled by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Trump's 38