DIASPORA

Republican Party challenger Harmeet Dhillon picking up support to head party

Indian American Harmeet Dhillon, who is mounting an insurgent campaign against the party's leadership, is picking up support in her bid to head the...

Sikh engineer wins UK PM Rishi Sunak’s award

An Indian-origin Sikh engineer has won UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's Points of Light Award for designing an energy-efficient manual washing machine for displaced...

Journalist Angad Singh blacklisted, Centre tells Delhi HC

The Centre on Friday informed the Delhi High Court that Angad Singh, a US-based journalist with Vice News, has been blacklisted despite being...

Multiple Indian-Americans charged with dental practice fraud

Eight Indian-Americans are among 12 dental practice owners and co-conspirators who have been charged for allegedly engaging in a multifaceted racketeering conspiracy through...

2 Indian-origin ex-employees plead guilty to graft in Singapore

Two Indian-origin former employees of a food distribution firm in Singapore have been fined S$24,000 each for accepting bribes totalling around $$6,800 from...

Astronaut Raja Chari nominated for promotion to US Air Force brigadier general

US President Joe Biden has nominated Indian-American astronaut Raja Chari on the moon mission team for promotion to an Air Force brigadier general, according...

Indian student dies after being struck by a police vehicle in US

A 23-year-old student from Andhra Pradesh died after being struck by a police patrol vehicle in Seattle, a media report said. Jaahnavi Kandula, a...

On its 74th Republic Day, India slams vandalisation of temples in Australia

Strongly condemning the recent vandalisation of Hindu Temples in Australia, India, on its 74th Republic Day, asked Canberra to ensure safety and security...