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Indian-American boy wins National Spelling Bee title, USD 42,000 cash prize

Karthik continued long-time trend by becoming 14th champion or co-champion of South Asian descent the bee has had in 11 consecutive years.

01 Jun 2018 3:56 PM

Indian-American speller wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Karthik outlasted better-known spellers on Thursday night and became the champion after a dramatically abrupt end to the competition.

01 Jun 2018 11:27 AM

Racism: Are Indians victims or culprits?

Even as Spelling Bee champ Ananya Vinay was subjected to casual racism, we look at whether Indians are always at the receiving end.

07 Jun 2017 12:10 AM

CNN anchor criticised for mocking Indian-American spelling bee winner

Alisyn Camerota was criticised by netizens for assuming that the 12-year-old is used to using

05 Jun 2017 10:51 AM