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US NAE selects four Indian Americans

Washington: To provide valuable contributions to the society four Indian American engineers are selected to the US National Academy Engineering (NAE). Anil K Jain, Dr Arati...

World Hindi Secretariat to celebrate 8th anniversary of functioning on 15th Feb

Moka(Mauritius): World Hindi Secretariat is going to celebrate its 8th anniversary of the official start of functioning on 15th February here in Moka. The event is...

American accent: cool or fake?

Indians are not over their colonial hangover. Thus, not only they prefer to speak a foreign language but also try to give in to...

Differences down under: India & Australia

By Kushagra Bhatnagar The article is about the experiences of an Indian who moved to Australia. The differences he witnessed in the functioning style of...

Oprah Winfrey’s television series ‘Belief’ set to explore Hinduism

New Delhi: Oprah Winfrey's upcoming TV series Belief to showcase Reshma Thakkar, a young Indian-American Hindu woman from Chicago, who in search of answers, purpose,...

Bollywood movies behind strengthening Indo-Myanmar ties

Yangon: It can be hard to believe but notably, Bollywood plays a significant part in strengthening the Indo-Myanmar ties. The prevalence of Hindi movies and...

Interview with Dr Ausaf Sayeed: Outlook of an Indian diplomat

On January 21st, Editor-in-Chief of 'The Gate', Patrick Reilly spoke with Dr Ausaf Sayeed, Consul General of India in Chicago. Dr Sayeed visited the...

New Zealand: Indian-origin man fights robbers

Wellington: An Indian-origin man fought with two robbers who stole his cash register in Christchurch, the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand. Kamlesh Patel,...

Sikh actor asked to remove turban to meet security demands

New Delhi: Waris Ahluwalia, American Sikh actor and designer, was barred from boarding a flight home to New York from Mexico on refusing to remove...

Indian biotech ‘claims’ to develop Zika vaccine: intrigues virologists worldwide

By KS Jayaraman Bengaluru: Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech claims to make a "breakthrough" in developing two "candidate vaccines" against the deadly Zika virus, which has already aroused...

Indian-American dazzles in ‘The Jungle Book’ trailer

Los Angeles: "The Jungle Book", starring Neel Sethi a 12-year-old boy as Mowgli, is the upcoming adventure fantasy 3D film of filmmaker Jon Favreau's which will show the...

Sri Lankan diaspora to strengthen moderate voices with India

Colombo: The Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora is seeking a dialogue with the Indian government in an effort to strengthen the moderate voices within the...

IIT-Delhi ex-student Soumitra Dutta to be the dean of business college

Washington: An ex-student of IIT-Delhi, Soumitra Datta, will soon be the Dean of a new Business Integrated College launched by the Cornell University in the...

Indian Consulate General in Chicago hosts “Make in India” seminar

Chicago: The Consulate General of India hosted an Executive Seminar on '''Make in India Week'' on Wednesday. The International Business Council, Illinois Chamber of...

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...

British Airways releases commercial on Indian culture

New Delhi: British Airways made a commercial having India and its culture as the central theme. The advertisement is based on a true event...

South Africa to have statue in memory of Indian laborers

A statue will be erected in the memory of Indian labourers at the famous Yushaka beach in South African city of  Durban. The statue will...

BJP Indian diaspora group to become formal framework

New Delhi: The group of BJP loyalists working towards strengthening the party’s functioning among the Indian diaspora, Overseas Friends of BJP, is soon going to...

Moses Nagamootoo: Guyana’s First Tamilian Prime Minister

Guyana: Moses Nagamootoo, born in the village of Whim, in the eastern country of Guyana, is the first Prime Minister of Guyana who has...

“Brahman Naman” to premier globally on Netflix

New Delhi: The upcoming Indian comedy Brahman Naman will now be premiered exclusively and globally on Netflix, later this year. The 80s film is directed...

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