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Top Obama Administration Official Rajiv Shah Resigns

Top Obama Administration Official Rajiv Shah Resigns

Rajiv Shah, administrator of U.S. Agency for International Development, the highest post held by an Indian-American in the Obama administration, is quitting after managing and directing the massive…

Narendra Modi orders party to rein in pro-Hindu agenda

Narendra Modi orders party to rein in pro-Hindu agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned his lawmakers for the first time to stop promoting controversial issues such as religious conversions and to focus on economic reforms as he…

COMMUNITY

Top Obama Administration Official Rajiv Shah Resigns

Top Obama Administration Official Rajiv Shah Resigns

Rajiv Shah, administrator of U.S. Agency for International Development, the highest post held by an…

Jury Convicts Maryland Pharmacy Owner of Health Care Fraud

A federal jury convicted an Indian-American pharmacy owner in Maryland of healthcare fraud and aggravated…

Fraud Travel Agents Dupe 200 Victims of $1 Million

Fraud Travel Agents Dupe 200 Victims of $1 Million

Ten individuals, mostly of Pakistani origin, duped hundreds of travelers of more than $1 Million,…

Maryland CFO Pleads Guilty in Medical Kickback Scheme

Maryland CFO Pleads Guilty in Medical Kickback Scheme

An Indian-American who was chief financial officer for a group of pain management clinics in…

INDIA

Narendra Modi orders party to rein in pro-Hindu agenda

Narendra Modi orders party to rein in pro-Hindu agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned his lawmakers for the first time to stop promoting controversial issues such as religious conversions and to focus on economic reforms as he…

India goes on security alert weeks before Obama trip

India goes on security alert weeks before Obama trip

India has put security agencies on nationwide alert for a militant strike in the lead-up to a visit by U.S. President Barack Obama next month, citing an assault…

Women feel no safer in Delhi, two years after notorious gang rape

Women feel no safer in Delhi, two years after notorious gang rape

On a cold, rainy Sunday night, two policemen in khaki uniforms and fluorescent yellow jackets stand among commuters at a bus shelter in the Indian capital, occasionally stepping…

CRIME

Fraud Travel Agents Dupe 200 Victims of $1 Million

Fraud Travel Agents Dupe 200 Victims of $1 Million

Ten individuals, mostly of Pakistani origin, duped hundreds of travelers of more than $1 Million, selling them fraudulent air passages after…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Top Obama Administration Official Rajiv Shah Resigns

Rajiv Shah, administrator of U.S. Agency for International Development, the highest post held by an Indian-American in the Obama administration, is quitting after managing and directing the…

INDIA

Narendra Modi orders party to rein in pro-Hindu agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned his lawmakers for the first time to stop promoting controversial issues such as religious conversions and to focus on economic reforms as…

POLITICS

Narendra Modi orders party to rein in pro-Hindu agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned his lawmakers for the first time to stop promoting controversial issues such as religious conversions and to focus on economic reforms as…

SOUTH ASIA

India condemns Peshawar school attack, says against tenets of humanity

There was all-round condemnation in India, including from President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, for Tuesday’s dastardly terror attack on a school in Pakistan’s Peshawar…

COMMUNITY

Top Obama Administration Official Rajiv Shah Resigns

Rajiv Shah, administrator of U.S. Agency for International Development, the highest post held by an Indian-American in the Obama administration, is quitting after managing and directing the…

ENTERTAINMENT

Girish Malik’s ‘Jal’ in the Running for 2 Oscars

Girish Malik’s National Award winning film ‘Jal’ has found a place in the Oscar contenders of 2014 in two categories — Best Picture and Best Original Score.…

LIFESTYLE

Narendra Modi orders party to rein in pro-Hindu agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned his lawmakers for the first time to stop promoting controversial issues such as religious conversions and to focus on economic reforms as…

CINEMA

Girish Malik’s ‘Jal’ in the Running for 2 Oscars

Girish Malik’s National Award winning film ‘Jal’ has found a place in the Oscar contenders of 2014 in two categories — Best Picture and Best Original Score.…