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Indian-Americans

Kamala Harris remembers her 'chithis' in VP acceptance speech

Harris opened her speech by remembering her mother, lamenting the fact that she could not be there to see her daughter's achievement

20 Aug 2020 2:41 PM

Indian-Americans celebrate a first-of-its-kind drive-thru Independence Day

Many in the crowd held India's Tricolour, dawned traditional ensemble and danced to the tunes of patriotic numbers

16 Aug 2020 9:25 AM

Joe Biden highlights Trump's H-1B move to woo Indian-Americans on Independence Day

Speaking after Biden, Kamala Harris said Indian and US communities are bound together by so much more than 'our shared history and culture'

16 Aug 2020 9:08 AM

Woman gang leader in US found guilty of robbing Indian-American homes

Castro from Houston and her accomplices committed string of home invasions in Georgia, New York, Ohio, Michigan and Texas from 2011 to 2014.

05 Jun 2019 12:17 PM

IT group sues US immigration agency over shorter duration of H-1B visas

The H-1B visa is typically issued for three to six years to employers to hire a foreign worker.

16 Oct 2018 4:20 PM

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2 Indian-Americans charged with USD 16 million US Postal Service dupe

Yogesh Patel, Arvind Lakkamsani, cheated USPS by forging documents, using official date stamp to fraudulently authenticate postage payment.

26 Jun 2018 12:31 PM

With spike in hate crimes in US, Indian-Americans fear for their lives

Almost ten months into the Trump presidency, Indians might be changing their minds, as many fear for their lives.

18 Oct 2017 7:19 PM

Indian-American attorney Ajay Raju receives honour of philanthropy award

Previous recipients of the award include, Indian-American philanthropist Frank Islam and Suri Sehgal, founder of the SM Sehgal Foundation.

17 Oct 2017 3:24 PM

Indian-Americans from other US states pool resources to help Hurricane Irma hit Floridians

About 120,000 Indian-Americans live in Florida, thousands of them residing in the now-dangerous zones of Miami.

11 Sep 2017 4:05 PM

Many Indian-Americans stay back in Florida despite mandatory evacuation calls

The government has asked for mandatory evacuation of more than 5.6 million people.

10 Sep 2017 11:33 AM

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Donald Trump’s decision to scrap DACA could impact 7000 Indian-Americans

Deferred Action for Children Arrival (DACA) - a programme that grants work permits to immigrants who arrived in US illegally as children.

04 Sep 2017 11:00 AM

3 Indian-Americans to be honoured at 18th IACCGH gala in Houston

IACCGH gala is the biggest event and is attended by Houston's top business leaders, elected officials and IACCGH members and guests.

21 Aug 2017 3:24 PM

Trump lauds contributions of Indian-Americans on Independence Day

Trump said that the US and India shared an enduring bond of friendship based on the mutual values of democracy and mutual security.

16 Aug 2017 2:17 PM

Senate confirms 3 Indian-Americans to key US government positions

The US on Friday retained India on its priority watch list this year for 'lack of improvement' in the intellectual property (IP) framework.

04 Aug 2017 11:02 AM

2 Indian-Americans to be honoured with Great Immigrants award

The honorees will be recognised with full-page public service announcement in The New York Times and an online public awareness initiative.

01 Jul 2017 2:50 PM

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Indians to get expedited entry into America under US travel initiative

The citizens of Switzerland and the United Kingdom are also part of the programme, which India has now joined.

28 Jun 2017 10:50 AM

Lawmakers urge Trump admin to take steps to stop hate crimes

The lawmakers thanked Kelly for his recent visit to the Congressional Asia Pacific American Caucus meeting.

02 May 2017 10:18 AM

Two Indian-Americans selected for ACE fellowship

The 2017-18 class will kick off its work this fall as ACE prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2018.

29 Apr 2017 3:56 PM

2 Indian-Americans indicted on H-1B visa fraud

If convicted, Jayavel Murugan, 46, and Syed Nawaz, 40, will face up to 20 years in prison or up to USD 250,000 of fine or both.

29 Mar 2017 10:32 AM

Indian-Americans hold peaceful protest against CNN in Chicago

It is alleged that the CNN documentary on Hinduism produced by special reporter Reza Aslan showed practices of 5 Aghori Bawas.

27 Mar 2017 1:45 PM

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