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15 Lawmakers Write to Pompeo in Support of Two Indian Lawyers August 08, 2019 13:06

Indian American lawmaker Pramila Jayapal among a group of 15 influential United States lawmakers, on Wednesday, called on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo seeking his intervention in the case of two Indian human rights attorneys…

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U.S. Activist Recalls Sushma Swaraj’s Help in Sherin Mathews Case August 08, 2019 08:35

A day after the sudden demise of Sushma Swaraj, people are recalling her accommodating nature. A Texas-based child abuse activist, Shanna Poteet, recalls the former Minister of External Affairs of India as a lady with…

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‘India Did Not Inform Us Before Revoking Article 370’, Claims U.S. August 08, 2019 04:32

The United States on Wednesday denied claims that India has informed it prior to taking a decision on revoking of Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir. The Indian government moved a…

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‘Madam I Am Running Behind You’: Heartfelt Letter by Sushma Swaraj’s Husband on Her Retirement August 07, 2019 09:08

Sushma Swaraj, who passed away on Tuesday evening, worked towards the betterment of the people for decades and especially as an external affairs minister in the past five years, she never failed to help Indians…

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These Tweets by Sushma Swaraj Prove She Was a Rockstar and Also Mother to Indians Stranded Abroad August 07, 2019 06:37

The sudden demise of Bharatiya Janata Party veteran and former foreign minister Sushma Swaraj triggered a wake of shock and grief all over the world. The 67-year-old passed away on Tuesday evening after suffering a…

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Sushma Swaraj Death: Indian Diaspora Remembers Dynamic Leader and ‘Woman of Grit’ August 07, 2019 04:31

The Indian diaspora is pouring in tributes for former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj remembering her as a "caring" and "remarkable" leader. Swaraj passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in…

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Sushma Swaraj Death: Tributes Pour in for ‘People’s Minister’ August 07, 2019 04:03

Former External Affairs Minister and celebrated Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sushma Swaraj passed away on Tuesday night after suffering massive cardiac arrest. She was 67. Swaraj was taken to the All India Institute of Medical…

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Watch: U.S. Woman Questions Indian Legal System For Granting Bail to Her Rapist August 05, 2019 10:25

An American national woman who once visited India expressed her wrath over the Indian legal system for giving bail to a man who was arrested after being accused of sexually molesting her in 2013. A…

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Indian Origin Saikat Chakrabarti, the Chief of Staff of Ocasio-Cortez, to Leave Office August 05, 2019 09:29

An Indian American Congressional staffer Saikat Chakrabarti is stepping down from the post following controversies surrounding him in the last few months. Chakrabarti is the chief of staff to Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Recently, he was…

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El Paso, Ohio Shootings: Trump Orders Flags to Fly at Half-Mast as 'Mark of Solemn Respect' for Victims August 05, 2019 04:33

In remembrance of the victims of the mass shootings over the weekend in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, President Donald Trump has ordered that American flags at the White House and government buildings be…

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National Investigation Agency Can Now Probe Acts Against Indians Abroad August 03, 2019 04:59

The Home Ministry of India issued a notification Friday stating that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) can now investigate acts against Indians and Indian interests abroad. The notification comes after Parliament cleared amendments to the…

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Trump Slams Tulsi Gabbard for Alleging That He Supports Al-Qaeda August 02, 2019 09:37

President Donald Trump slammed Democratic presidential hopeful Tulsi Gabbard for alleging that he is supporting the terror group Al Qaeda during the second Democratic presidential debate on Wednesday. The first Hindu ever running for the…

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