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Indian Americans: Americans of Indian ancestry
Indian Americans or Indo-Americans are Americans with ancestry from India. The United States Census Bureau uses the term Asian Indian to avoid confusion with Native Americans, also known as American Indians.

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Indian-American Sikh sets up company to fulfill demand of masks, safety equipment in US


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Scores of Indian Americans tested positive with coronavirus, several died

While there is no official or unofficial count of Indian-Americans infected with the coronavirus, information available on various private social media groups indicate that a significant number of them..
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Four months after 'Howdy, Modi!', some Indians abroad protest over citizenship law

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi got a thunderous reception when he addressed a crowd of more than 50,000 Indian-Americans in a stadium in the U.S. city of Houston last September.
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Pro-Pak elements infiltrating anti-CAA protests in US; pushing own agenda: Indian-American leader


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Anti-CAA protests by large number of Indian-Americans mar R Day celebrations in US

India's 71st Republic day celebrations in the US on Sunday were marred by protests and marches, albeit peaceful ones, against recent changes in the citizenship law by large number of Indian Americans..
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Indian-Americans march in Seattle to observe 30th anniversary of Kashmiri pandits mass exodus


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Indian-American among Nasa's new astronauts; all set to conquer Moon, Mars

Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, an Indian-American US Air Force colonel, is among 11 new Nasa graduates who have successfully completed their over two years' of basic astronaut training and are all set to be..
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Indian-Americans hold events in New York in support of CAA

Members of the Indian diaspora held events at different places to express their support for the amended Citizenship Act, terming it as a historic step taken by the Indian govt. A group of..
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Rift between progressive Democrats in US and Modi government out in open

The "rift" between progressive Democratic lawmakers in US and the Modi govt has spilled out into the open. Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has claimed that New Delhi sought to cut her out..
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Trump nominates Indian-American Dr Sethuraman Panchanathan as Director of National Science Foundation


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Indian-American lawmaker introduces Congressional resolution on Kashmir

Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has introduced a Congressional resolution on Kashmir urging India to end as swiftly as possible restrictions on communications and preserve religious..
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'Huge arrogance': Congress slams Piyush Goyal for remarks on Abhijit Banerjee

Banerjee, an Indian-American who has been critical of the Narendra Modi government's economic policies, won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economic Sciences. He had endorsed "Nyay", the minimum basic income..
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Piyush Goyal calls Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee 'Left-leaning'

Union minister Piyush Goyal on Friday dubbed Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, who won the 2019 Nobel for Economics, as Left-leaning. Goyal made the remarks at a media briefing in Pune.
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Kashmiri Pandits brief US lawmakers on situation in Kashmir

Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna, Congressmen Mike Thompson, Zoe Lofgren, Mark Desaulneir and Doris Matsui along with Chairman of House of Foreign Relation Committee, Elliot Engel, attended the..
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Govt against 'thinkers', fosters atmosphere which destroys critical thinking: Sitaram Yechury

The government was against "thinkers" and fosters an atmosphere which "destroys" critical thinking, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday said, a day after Indian American and JNU alumni..
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Indian-American MIT Prof Abhijit Banerjee and wife Esther Duflo win Nobel in Economics

Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, who won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economics jointly with his wife Esther Duflo and another economist Michael Kremer, is currently the Ford Foundation International..
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India has a non-partisan approach to US domestic politics: Jaishankar

Asserting India's non-partisan stand to domestic American politics, S Jaishankar on Monday said PM Modi used the term "Abki baar, Trump sarkar", merely referring to what the US president had used to..
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Trump, Modi vow relentless fight on extremists in mass rally

US President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday declared themselves united in a relentless fight against "terrorism," vowing a close, personal alliance in front of tens of..
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Indian-American dosti flag emblem replaces presidential seal from presidential lectern

As a matter of tradition, every lectern from where a US President speaks – be it a joint press conference or an election speech or any speaking engagement either domestically or overseas – carries..
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Indian-Americans believe 'Howdy, Modi' would take India-US ties to new level

Indian-Americans here are very enthusiastic about PM Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump jointly addressing a mega 'Howdy, Modi' rally, an event they believe would take the bilateral ties to a..
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Over 60 prominent US lawmakers to attend “Howdy Modi!” event

Over 60 prominent US lawmakers, including first American Hindu Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard and Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, will attend the "Howdy Modi!" mega diaspora event in..
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Huge billboards come up across Houston to welcome PM Modi for 'Howdy, Modi!' event

Huge digital billboards on major highways across Houston welcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Indian flags fluttering outside the homes of Indian-Americans are signs that they are eagerly..
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Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna joins Congressional Pakistan Caucus after Imran Khan's visit to US last month

Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna has joined the Congressional Pakistan Caucus as said that he would continue to pursue the American objectives of a strong US-India relationship
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US Congressman apologises for not consulting Indian Americans on Kashmir letter to Pompeo

In an unprecedented move, a US Congressman has apologised to Indian Americans for not consulting them before writing a letter to secretary of state Mike Pompeo to express his concerns on human rights..
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Around 40,000 register for 'Howdy, Modi' summit in Houston, Texas; mayor says visit will strengthen trade, culture ties

Around 40,000 people have registered themselves for Indian-American community summit 'Howdy, Modi!', which will be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 22 September during his visit to the US..
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Indian-Americans up in arm against Congressman over Kashmir remark

After Democratic Congressman Tom Suozzi wrote to the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asking to make Kashmir a major focus of the Trump Administration, Indian-Americans, who played an important role..
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Indian-Americans urge Trump to 'fully support' India on Kashmir


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Indian-Americans congratulate Modi, Shah for 'taking bold step' on J&K


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PM Modi to visit NYC, Houston in September

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting New York and Houston in the third week of September, continuing New Delhi's tradition of engagement with the Trump administration and the Indian-American..
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Indian-Americans hail S Jaishankar's appointment as External Affairs Minister

Several Indian-Americans in Texas have welcomed the appointment of S Jaishankar as the External Affairs Minister, saying he was instrumental in negotiating India's civil nuclear agreement with the US.
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