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Indian-American Ami Bera to chair key Congress subcommittee on foreign affairs

Indian-American Congressman Ami Bera has been named the head of a key Congressional subcommittee.

01 Feb 2019 11:02 AM

Trump insists tremendous progress achieved in US-China trade talks

Responding to a question, Trump said the two countries have made

01 Feb 2019 10:28 AM

US Congress introduces resolution to grant asylum to Aasia Bibi

A US lawmaker has introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives to grant asylum to Pakistani woman Aasia Bibi.

01 Feb 2019 10:17 AM

Who wants Trump to be President? God does, says White House

CBN journalist David Brody tweeted Sanders' claim after the interview was taped.

31 Jan 2019 4:54 PM

In new 'hate crime' incident, Hindu temple vandalised in Kentucky

The incident happened between Sunday night and Tuesday morning at the Swaminarayan Temple in Louisville, Kentucky.

31 Jan 2019 1:52 PM


US unveils new, efficient H-1B visa rules to attract best talent

The final rule reverses the order by which USCIS selects H-1B petitions under the regular cap and the advanced degree exemption.

31 Jan 2019 11:04 AM

Pakistan supported militant groups will continue attacks in India: US spy

Militant groups supported by Pakistan will continue to conduct attacks in India and Afghanistan, according to America's top spymaster.

30 Jan 2019 2:06 PM

Indian origin Senator Kamala Harris' CNN town hall sets viewership record

Kamala Harris' town hall on CNN had an average of 1.957 million viewers which got the network its highest ratings ever.

30 Jan 2019 11:14 AM

White House warns against 'harm' to Venezuela's Juan Guaido

Trump's national security advisor warned of 'serious consequences' if any harm comes to Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido.

30 Jan 2019 10:39 AM

India one of the most important strategic partners, says a top US Senator

India remains one of the most important strategic partners of the United States, a top American senator said.

30 Jan 2019 10:28 AM


Trump to deliver State of the Union Address on Feb 5: Pelosi

US President Donald Trump will deliver the State of the Union Address on February 5, as per the agreement reached.

29 Jan 2019 11:02 AM

Fair and reciprocal trade with China will boost economic growth: White House

Fair and reciprocal trade with China will boost the long-term economic growth not only of the United States, but also globally.

29 Jan 2019 10:53 AM

Sikh community in US distributes gift cards, hot Indian food to TSA employees

The Sikh community of Indiana State in the US distributed Indian food and gift cards to TSA employees.

29 Jan 2019 10:43 AM

India-born billionaire on trial in US for bribing doctors

John Kapoor, 75, plotted to bribe doctors across the country to prescribe a fentanyl spray in order to outshine competitors.

29 Jan 2019 10:36 AM

US democracy under attack like never before: Kamala Harris

Indian-origin Senator Kamala Harris launched her 2020 presidential bid with a scathing rebuke of President Donald Trump's policies.

28 Jan 2019 1:40 PM


Trump warns Europeans not to try to evade Iran sanctions

The Trump administration is eyeing efforts in Europe to set up an alternative money payment channel to ease doing business with Iran.

28 Jan 2019 1:22 PM

Proud to be 1st Hindu-American to run for president: Tulsi Gabbard

The 37-year-old had on January 11 announced that she would be running for the White House in 2020.

28 Jan 2019 10:42 AM

12 immigrant workers at Trump golf course fired, lawyer says

A dozen immigrant workers at one of President Donald Trump's golf clubs in New York who are in the US illegally were fired.

27 Jan 2019 11:03 AM

Trump says he wants people to come to the US legally

President Donald Trump has said he wants immigrants to come to the US legally and through a system.

26 Jan 2019 2:11 PM

Donald Trump signs deal ending longest US government shutdown

The Senate and House of Representatives both passed the deal by unanimous consent Friday.

26 Jan 2019 8:28 AM