Indian American(Search results - 48)
Beyond NewsAug 12, 2021, 5:32 PM IST
Biggest tricolour to unfurl at Times Square by Indian diaspora to celebrate mark India's 75th I-Day
The Empire State building would be lit in the hues of the national flag. The day would end with a gala cruise on the Hudson River, attended by top government officials, special guests and members of Indian American community.
IndiaJan 8, 2021, 12:38 PM IST
Indian-American Vanita Gupta appointed as associate attorney general by Joe Biden
Apart from Kamala Harris, who will be the first woman to be sworn in as Vice President of the United States, the Biden-Harris administration will have several American citizens of Indian origin in key positions
IndiaDec 15, 2020, 3:10 PM IST
NASA chooses Raja Chari for Space Station mission, to be the third Indian American in space
US Space agency NASA and the European Space Agency have selected three astronauts -- Indian American Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, Tom Marshburn and Matthias Maurer -- to serve as crew members for NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station around September 2021
IndiaDec 11, 2020, 2:36 PM IST
President-elect Joe Biden appoints Indian-American Mala Adiga as Jill Biden’s policy director
Indian-American Mala Adiga has been appointed by President-elect Joe Biden as policy director of his wife Jill Biden
IndiaDec 4, 2020, 12:36 PM IST
Time magazine names Indian-American teenager Gitanjali as 'Kid of the Year'
Time magazine has named Indian-American teenager Gitanjali Rao as the first-ever 'Kid of the Year' for her 'astonishing work' using technology to tackle issues ranging from cyber-bullying to water contamination
IndiaNov 4, 2020, 12:49 PM IST
29-yr-old Indian-American Niraj Antani elected to Ohio State Senate
Niraj Antani, a 29-year-old Republican, has created history by becoming the first Indian-American to be elected to the Ohio state Senate
IndiaNov 2, 2020, 4:49 PM IST
Indian American Vivek Murthy of Karnataka origin to hold important position if Biden wins
If Joe Biden defeats Donald Trump and makes it to the US presidency, an Indian American of Karnataka origin is expected to occupy an important post in the new administration
IndiaSep 5, 2020, 2:58 PM IST
Donald Trump expresses confidence Indian Americans voting for him
US President Donald Trump says that he would think that Indian Americans would vote for him in the November 3 presidential election
IndiaJul 30, 2020, 6:38 PM IST
Indian-American Hindus to celebrate bhumi puja at historic Times Square in New York
The Indian-American community in New York is planning to celebrate the historic moment of bhumi puja in Ayodhya
IndiaJul 2, 2020, 4:26 PM IST
Nikki Haley, first Indian-American to serve in US cabinet, hails India’s move to ban Chinese apps
Nikki Haley, the first Indian-American to serve in the US cabinet, has praised India saying New Delhi "is continuing to show it won’t back down from Chinas aggression".
IndiaJun 2, 2020, 2:34 PM IST
PM Modi’s decision to clamp lockdown to reduce COVID-19 deaths earns praises from American doctor
An Indian-American doctor has given a thumbs up for the Modi government for imposing lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic
IndiaJan 20, 2020, 2:13 PM IST
Indian-Americans in Seattle hold march to observe 30th anniversary of Kashmiri Pandits' mass exodus
During an event in Edison of New Jersey on Kashmiri Pandit Genocide, Bollywood actor Anupam Kher remembered the day of January 19, thirty years ago and called the tragedy a "shameful" chapter of history
IndiaDec 21, 2019, 5:00 PM IST
Why was Jaishankar spot on in not meeting Pramila Jayapal
On December 6, Indian American Congresswoman Pramila Jaypal introduced the resolution, “ urging the Republic of India to end the restrictions on communications and mass detentions in Jammu and Kashmir as swiftly as possible and preserve religious freedom for all residents.” And external affairs minister S Jaishankar had refused to meet her. Why? Watch SimplifiedBy on MyNation.
IndiaOct 15, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar points out reality as Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee says Indian economy doing poorly
Indian American Abhijit Banerjee won the 2019 Nobel Economic Prize alongside his wife Esther Duflow and Harvard’s Michael Kermer. Banerjee was asked about the Indian economy to which he replied that it was doing badly. However, BJP Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar took to Twitter to point out reality that the poor have been oppressed for 70 years and are only now seeing the light of day.
IndiaOct 3, 2019, 8:41 AM IST
PM Modi thanks Trump, Houston Mayor for success of `Howdy Modi' event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked US President Donald Trump and the Mayor of Houston, Sylvester Turner for the grand success of ‘Howdy Modi’ event that was held on September 22. The 'Howdy Modi' event was organised by the Indian American community in the US.