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Pennsylvania Lawmaker Brian Ellis Resigns After Being Accused of Raping Woman Back in 2015 March 20, 2019 12:25

Brian Ellis, a Pennsylvania state representative resigned on Monday, days after he was accused of having sexual intercourse with a woman without her consent. The Republican submitted his resignation to the House speaker. Earlier this…

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Devyani Khobragade’s Strip-Search Could Have and Should Have Been Avoided: Preet Bharara in Her New Book March 20, 2019 06:48

The Indian American former attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, in her new book has acknowledged that the strip-search which Indian diplomat was subject to following her arrest in 2013 for…

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Election Commission Asks Social Media Platforms To Come Up With ‘Code Of Ethics’ March 20, 2019 06:13

Election Commision held a meeting with officials of Social Media Platforms and also Internet and Mobile Association of India on the usage of Social Media ahead of the Lok Sabha Polls. They agreed to come…

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Delaware Declares April 2019 as ‘Sikh Awareness and Appreciation Month’ March 20, 2019 04:12

Delaware governor John Carney has signed an executive proclamation naming April 2019 as the "Delaware Sikh Awareness and Appreciation Month" in recognition of the contribution of the Sikh community in the economic and social milieu…

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India’s Wealthiest Politician Galla Jayadev Gets a Ticket to Contest in Lok Sabha Elections March 19, 2019 10:11

The Indian American Telugu Desam Party Member of Parliament (MP) and industrialist Galla Jayadev has yet again been given a ticket to contest in upcoming Lok Sabha elections from Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh. The…

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Hyundai and Kia Invest $300 million In Ola March 19, 2019 09:56

Hyundai Motor Group and Ola today announced a strategic partnership under which Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation will make their biggest combined investment to date, as part the Group’s continued efforts to become…

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Keralites Jailed Abroad Seek Transfer to Indian Jails March 19, 2019 06:55

The Indian government is receiving a lot of application from Kerala origin people serving jail term abroad, seeking a transfer to spend the rest of their sentence period in Indian prisons, under the Repatriation of…

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Donald Trump Donates $100,000 from Annual Salary to Department of Homeland Security March 19, 2019 05:34

President Donald Trump on Monday announced that he is donating USD 100,000 from his annual presidential salary to the Department of Homeland Security, which works to improve the security of the United States. Trump announced…

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Students from Across the Globe Think Learning Hindi Is Fun: Chicago Professor Jason Grunebaum March 19, 2019 05:25

The popularity of Hindi language in the United States is utmost and Jason Grunebaum, the senior lecturer of Hindi, University of Chicago believes the favor to India’s regional language is because a large number of…

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New Zealand Mosque Attack: 5 Indians Among 50 Confirmed Dead March 18, 2019 05:10

The deadly terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 15, claimed lives of dozens of people, including at least five Indian nationals, according to a confirmed report. The death count has risen to 50…

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Indian Pleads Gulity For Running Fake Marriage Racket In US March 16, 2019 10:55

47-year-old Indian National, Ravi Babu Kolla, residing in US has pleaded guilty to charges of running fake marriage racket and Visa fraud.Ravi Babu, who lives in Florida's Panama city, helped illegal immigrants, mostly Indians, to…

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EAM Sushma Swaraj Speaks with French Foreign Minister After Azhar’s Asset Freeze March 16, 2019 05:12

French Foreign Minister Le Drian held a telephonic conversation with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and informed her about action taken by France on Jaish-e-Mohammed Chief Masood Azhar.According to Ministry External Affairs Statement, French Foreign…

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