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Believed to be Indians, 17 still languishing in Pak jails (IANS Exclusive)

Believed to be Indian nationals, Gullo Jan, Naqaya, Hasina and Ajmeera are among 17 "mentally unsound persons" who are still lodged in Pakistani...

US rights activist helped vaccine allotment to India: Vijay Prabhakar

Eminent American civil rights activist Reverend Jesse Jackson Seniors efforts have paved the way for US Vice President Kamala Harris calling up Prime Minister...

Indian-American artist joins California’s anti-Covid campaign

Indian-American artist Sunroop Kaur has joined California's "Your Actions Save Lives" campaign aimed at providing information about how to curb the spread of...

For Punjab-born German poet, charity amidst pandemic lies at heart

As Punjab-born German writer and four-times Poet-Laureate, Rajvinder Singh, saw painful images of Covid-19 patients dying due to lack of oxygen or hospital beds...

Indian-American nominated for key Commerce Dept job

US President Joe Biden's administration has nominated another Indian-American, Arun Venkataraman, to a key position in the Commerce Department, according to the White...

Indian-origin man among 9 victims of mass shooting in California

An Indian-origin man, who saved at least one person in a California mass shooting, was among the nine people killed by a railway worker...

Stranded Indian frontline workers request entry into UAE

Indian frontline workers, who have contributed to the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) fight against the Covid-19 pandemic and are currently stranded due to...

‘Heroic’ Indian American metro train driver saves Asian man in hate crime

A quick thinking Indian origin metro train driver saved an Asian man who was shoved onto the tracks in an apparent hate crime, according...