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How India needs characters created by Harper Lee, Umberto Eco

By Vikas Dutta Last week the literature world witnessed the death of two great authors as American reclusive Harper Lee and Italian philosopher Umberto Eco...

Zika virus data to be shared by global health communities

New Delhi: The leading global health bodies, on observing the outbreak of Zika virus, have committed to sharing the data of the same and...

American companies ready to take advantage of Digital India initiative

Washington: The main focus of the roundtable hosted by the US-India Business Council (USIBC) at Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Friday was the India's plan to connect 600,000...

Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury to pay $6.5 million in punitive damages

Washington: What comes as a significant blow to his career, a Los Angeles County jury ordered Yoga founder Bikram Choudhury to pay over $6.5 million...

US sends 18 more Indian students back

Hyderabad: Eighteen more Indian students from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh returned Hyderabad on Saturday after being deported by the American authorities. The students, who had gone...

Would you feel safe: Ignorance reaches new levels in America

Here is the story: A man in a flight from New York to California made a 40-second video of a Sikh man sleeping seated...

Donald Trump calls for ban on Muslims entering in US

Washinton: In the aftermath of last week’s mass shooting in California by a Muslim couple, Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump called for a temporary...

America needs non-violence and less guns

Hardly a day passes when a senseless mass shooting does not occur in the United States of America, to the extent  that such murders...

Indian-American diaspora can give more aid to India than US government

Washington: The Indian-American diaspora among the top ten percent earners in the US has the capacity to give to India at levels that could be...

Buddhism grows beyond religion in America

Akash Shukla No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path... and so began the...

Remembering Hiroshima, the city that was destroyed by the “Little Boy”

By Nithin Sridhar On the early morning of August 6th, 1945, Colonel Paul W. Tibbets Jr. of United States Air Force and his crew flew...

Obama presidency fails to unite whites and blacks: Poll

  Washington: Barack Obama's presidency has not united whites and blacks in America, a new poll suggests, noting that Americans' negative views on the state of...

White Americans are the biggest terror threat, says report

By NewsGram Staff Writer A study conducted by the New America Foundation has revealed that white Americans are the biggest terror threat in the US,...

US lawmakers host reception for Indian Envoy

Washington: In an unusual gesture, the powerful House Foreign Affairs Committee held a Congressional reception to welcome India's new ambassador, Arun K. Singh at Capitol...

HAF invites applications for Bhutanese American Community Grant Program

By NewsGram Staff Writer In order to support the Bhutanese Hindus working towards maintaining their religion, culture and traditions through their relocation in America, the...

‘It’s like the devil sitting on their shoulders, saying kill, kill, kill,’ says FBI director James Comey

By NewsGram Staff Writer Keeping in mind a recent attack during a Prophet Mohammed Cartoon contest held in Texas, the FBI director James Comey has...

Indian woman shot dead in USA during attempted robbery

By NewsGram Staff Writer In the light of continuously rising crime graph against Indians in the USA, a Gujarati woman was shot dead in South...

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