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All 5 Indian-American lawmakers get key Congressional panels

This is the highest number of Indian-Americans in the history of the US Congress.
India Today

'Afghanistan, Pak, and not India were top priority for Obama'

*Afghanistan, Pakistan, and not India were on top of the priority list for the Obama Administration in South Asia, but the Indo-US relationship under the outgoing president is ending on a "high note",..
Deccan Herald

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News video: Lady Liberty To Be Portrayed as Black Woman on new Coin

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The United States Mint unveiled the new $100 gold coin Thursday in celebration of its 225th anniversary.
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News video: After 225 Years, Lady Liberty Portrayed as Woman of Color on New Coin

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If you got excited when the Treasury announced that civil rights activist Harriet Tubman would replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill, you’re gonna love this new coin! Susana Victoria Perez..
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News video: Dating As An Indian Woman

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When you're Indian-American, being 29 and single is a big deal.
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News video: Who Are The Four New Female Democratic Senators?

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In the next Congress there will be a record 21 female senators, 16 of them Democrats, and four of them newcomers. California Attorney General Kamala Harris will be Congress's first female..
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Indian-US student wins $5K for dental health essay

*Washington:* An Indian-American student has won a $5,000 scholarship for writing an essay on contribution of dental health on the well-being of children and families in the US. Arth Patel, a..

Indo-US 'strategic convergence' at highest point: Obama admn

*The Obama Administration has asserted that the Indo-US "strategic convergence" is at its highest point, as it hoped that the incoming Trump government would continue to prioritise the bilateral..
Deccan Herald

Indian-American student wins $5000 scholarship in United States

Arth Patel discussed his experience growing up in rural India and how his family benefited from access to community-based dental healthcare programmes after moving to the US.

Indian-American sex assault survivor wants US senate to reject nomination of Jeff Sessions as AG

"I am here on behalf of survivors of rape and sexual assault to urge you not to confirm Senator Sessions as Attorney General," said Los Angeles-based Amita Swadhin, founder of Mirror Memoirs,

Trump pick Seema Verma meets US lawmakers ahead of hearing

In United States, Indian-American Seema Verma, a nominee for a top health position in the incoming Trump administration and seen as key to replacing Obamacare, has met top US lawmakers ahead of her..
All India Radio

Aziz Ansari makes history, set to become first Indian-American to host SNL

Indian-American comedian and television Ansari is all set to make his hosting debut on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" on January 21, becoming the comedy sketch show's first host of South Asian descent.

Indian-American to host Saturday Night Live

Comedian Aziz Ansari, son of immigrants from Chennai, will become the first person of Indian-origin to host the acclaimed ''Saturday Night Live'' on January 21, the network NBC announced this week...

Indian-American seeks re-election to US city Council seat

Indian American Harish Jajoo, a City Councilman in Texas, is seeking re-election for the post for a fourth term.

Hate crimes against South Asians spiked during US polls: Report

*Washington:* South Asian community in the US bore the brunt of a spike in hate violence and xenophobic political rhetoric during the presidential election similar to levels seen the year following the..

Indian-American Aziz Ansari to be SNL's first South Asian host

*Well-known Indian-American comedian and television star Aziz Ansari will host NBCs television sketch comedy and variety show "Saturday Night Live" on January 21, making history as its first host of..
Deccan Herald

Barack Obama selects 4 Indian American scientists for presidential awards

Four Indian-American scientists have been chosen among 102 researchers who will receive the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) -- the highest honour given by the US..
Zee News

Portugal PM Da Costa, Indian-America official Nisha Biswal among those conferred Pravasi Bharatiya Samman

Portugal PM Da Costa and Nisha Desai Biswal, a top ranking Indian-American official in the outgoing Obama administration, were among 30 people conferred the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman awards by President..

Join us in research, tech: Prez to diaspora

*President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday called upon the Indian diaspora to explore avenues of joint research and development with their motherland.* Delivering the valedictory address at the end of..
Deccan Herald

Mexico: Indian-American arrested for shooting US diplomat for alleged visa row

The US diplomat was shot by a man wearing a black wig and a blue nurse uniform outside a shopping centre's garage on Friday in Guadalajara.
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Portugal PM, US official of Obama admin among 30 PBS awardees

*Portugal Prime Minister Antonia Luiss Santos Da Costa and Nisha Desai Biswal, a top ranking Indian-American official in the outgoing Obama administration, were among 30 people conferred the Pravasi..
Deccan Herald

Ashley J Tellis could be next US ambassador to India: report

The Donald Trump transition team is leaning towards picking strategic expert Ashley J Tellis as US ambassador to India, the Washington Post reported. Mumbai-born Tellis has worked at the White House..

Clinton will never run for office again: aide

*Hillary Clinton will not run for any elected office again after losing to Donald Trump in the US Presidential polls, her Indian-American aide Neera Tanden has said amid reports that the former..
Deccan Herald

PM Modi in Gujarat on Monday, to inaugurate Vibrant Gujarat Summit and four other projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a two-day visit of Gujarat from Monday to inaugurate the 8 edition of 'Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit' and a slew of other initiatives. Ahead of the opening of..

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