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Video: Two Indian labours awarded by Singapore for saving a toddler
Two Indian nationals in Singapore were hailed as heroes and commended for saving a dangling toddler stuck between the rails on a parapet of a second floor apartment block. S Shammugun Nathan, 35, and P Muthukumar, 24, were both lauded by the Singapore Ci [...]
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New York City gets its first India-born woman judge
Raja Rajeswari from Chennai in India (2nd R) raises her right hand during a Judicial Swearing-In Ceremony at New York City Hall in New York April 27, 2015. (Source: Reuters) Raja Ra [...]
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Indian-American among top 25 women in US healthcare
An Indian-American Harvard Professor has been named as one of the Top 25 Women in Healthcare in the US by Modern Healthcare magazine. Tejal K Gandhi, president and chief executive officer of the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) has been named as [...]
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Sikh group lauds USCIRF for recognising violation against them
Obama’s visit to India in Jan 2015, SFJ had petitioned Barack Obama with 100,000 asking him to raise the issue with the government. (Picture for representational purposes only)[/caption [...]
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Indian woman shot dead in a robbery attempt in US
Mradulaben Patel from Gujarat, 59, is believed to be shot during a robbery attempt. An Indian-origin woman working at a gas station died after being shot in the face in an attempted [...]
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3 Indians plead guilty to student visa fraud charges in US
Three Indians have pleaded guilty to criminal charges of conspiring to commit student visa and financial aid fraud through a for-profit school they ran and agreed to forfeit over USD eight million to federal authorities. Suresh Hiranandaney, 61, Lalit Cha [...]
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Indian-origin woman clerk shot dead in US
Mradulaben Patel was shot at a store in Anderson County on Thursday night, she died on Saturday. An Indian-origin store clerk who was shot in the face in the US state of South Carol [...]
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Indian ‘flash crash’ trader pleads innocence in UK court
In this courtroom sketch, British financial trader Navinder Singh Sarao, who is fighting extradition to the U.S. where he faces charges of using lightning-fast software to manipulate the mark [...]
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US-Indians raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for Nepal
In the shattered neighborhoods of Kathmandu, down buckled, potholed dirt roads, similar stories emerge. (Source: Reuters) Indian-Americans, along with the small Nepali community, ar [...]
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David Cameron’s cabinet to have 10 Indian-origin MPs
Long-serving Indian-origin UK MP Keith Vaz. (Leicester East) A record number of 10 Indian-origin candidates including Keith Vaz, Priti Patel and Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy&# [...]
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Indian techie allegedly knocked down by drunken driver, body found in US river
Nehra, who went missing on May 3, was allegedly found dead in a US river after being pushed over by a drunken driver. (reuters) US authorities have recovered a body believed to be t [...]
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Indian-origin lawmaker to take oath on the Gita in Australia
Daniel Mookhey with the Bhagavad-gita outside NSW Parliament. (SourceL NSW parliament) Indian-origin Daniel Mookhey will on Tuesday become the first politician to be sworn in to an [...]
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Gujarati-origin MP Priti Patel takes charge at UK political helm
Priti Patel arrives at 10 Downing Street as Britain’s re-elected Prime Minister David Cameron names his new Cabinet. She will be the Minister of State for Employment at the Department f [...]
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Indian-origin woman becomes first Asian elected mayor in UK
An Indian-origin councillor woman has became the first Asian woman elected mayor of Ealing Council in London. Harbhajan Kaur Dheer, 62, at a ceremony at the Victoria Hall at Ealing Council yesterday became the Mayor of Ealing Council after succeeding cou [...]
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Indian-American policeman wins prestigious police award
A 44-year-old Indian-American policeman has been awarded the prestigious “Top Civilian Supervisor of the Year” award for his efficient services to the Houston Police department in the US state of Texas. Harkeert Singh Saini received the award [...]
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Tulsi Gabbard features in ’25 Most Influential Women in Congress’
Tulsi Gabbard Influential lawmaker Tulsi Gabbard has figured in the list of 25 most influential women in the US Congress. Gabbard, 33, the only Hindu member of the US Congress, was [...]
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Philadelphia-based Indian filmmaker Vijay Mohan dies after bike accident in US
A 26-year-old aspiring Indian- American filmmaker has died over a week after he was hit by a car while riding a bike in his home town of Philadelphia. Vijay Mohan was born in a suburb of Chicago, attended high school in India and studied at the Temple Uni [...]
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Indian-origin researcher helps in Ebola vaccine trials
Ebola victims being carried on stretchers. An Indian-origin researcher has helped in identifying the kind of human trial that is most effective for testing Ebola vaccines so as to [...]
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Barack Obama names Indian-American Yale professor to key admin post
US President Barack Obama. US President Barack Obama has named an Indian-American professor from Yale University as a member of the prestigious National Council on Humanities. The n [...]
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Indian convicted in kickback scheme sting in US
Sandip Shah 41, resident of California were arrested An Indian man has been convicted in the US for his role in a fraudulent scheme to pay kickbacks to an undercover agent posing as [...]
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Indian-origin man jailed for taking upskirt videos of women
Nantha could have been jailed up to one year. A 34-year-old Indian-origin man has been jailed for six months for taking upskirt videos of nearly 60 women in public places, a media r [...]
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Tanishq Abraham, a child genius, graduates from college at the age of 11
Tanishq Abraham, who has graduated at the age of 11 (Photo source: Twitter/Tanishq Abraham) An Indian-American home-schooled boy has surprised one and all by graduating from a US co [...]
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Indian-origin voters played decisive role in UK polls: Survey
Indian-origin voters in the UK played a decisive role in Prime Minister David Cameron-led Conservatives winning the elections, with one million ethnic minority votes going in his favour, a post-poll survey said. The Conservatives won a majority as a resul [...]
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Indian-origin teacher bags Oxford University award
An Indian-origin teacher has been honoured by Oxford University for helping one of her students get into the world-famous varsity. Gurnimrat ‘Nimmy’ Sidhu, head of science at Oaks Park High School in north-east London, is among 12 teachers to [...]
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Indian-American student sentenced to life for killing friend
Indian-American engineering student has been sentenced to life in prison by a US court. A 25-year-old Indian-American engineering student has been sentenced to life in prison by a U [...]
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Bobby Jindal slams Republican presidential opponent
“We have men and women in the military who are in the field trying to fight ISIS right now,” said Jindal. Moving closer to a formal announcement of his US presidential b [...]
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