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US Senate confirms Indian-American Amit Mehta as a federal judge

Indian-American Amit Priyavadan Mehta has been confirmed by the US Senate as a federal judge in the District of Columbia, becoming the first Asian Pacific American to occupy this important......

Two Indian American attorneys top off a landmark week for community

As Preet Bharara told Rediff India Abroad, “When is the last time you had two Indian Americans doing a law enforcement press conference” dealing with violations of civil rights and......

Man sentenced for threatening Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard

A man was on Monday sentenced to 33 months in prison in the United States for making a series of threats to Tulsi Gabbard, the first-ever Hindu-American Congresswoman. Aniruddha Sherbow, 42, was......

US Army sued for not enlisting Sikh

Two US-based rights groups have filed a lawsuit against the US Army for allegedly not enlisting a Sikh student in the Reserve Officer Training Corps programme, unless he shaved his beard and cut......

Obama nominates Indian-American as district court judge

United States President Barack Obama has nominated yet another Indian-American counsel to the key post of US District Court judge for Washington, DC. Announcing Amit Privardhan Mehta’s......

Ranbaxy sues US FDA for revoking drug approvals

FDA had cancelled Ranbaxy's approvals to launch generic Nexium, Valcyte Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd has sued the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for revoking approvals granted to the firm to......

Infosys ex-employee cries bias over not knowing Hindi

In yet another instance of a former American employee alleging harassment at Infosys Technologies, one Layla Bolten has sued the Bengaluru-headquartered information technology firm in that country.......

How the government shutdown affects the daily life

President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans came no closer to ending a standoff on Tuesday that has forced the first government shutdown in 17 years and thrown hundreds of thousands of......

In first day of US shutdown, no sign how it will end

President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans came no closer to ending a standoff on Tuesday that has forced the first government shutdown in 17 years and thrown hundreds of thousands of......

Stunning pedestrian bridges across the world

These pedestrian bridges offer mind blowing views and have innovative features making them architectural marvels and tourist hotspots.  Travel + Leisure magazine lists the world's most......

No ashram for Julia Roberts

Oscar winner Julia Roberts will reportedly not shoot Eat, Pray, Love in the original ashram (retreat) where author Elizabeth Gilbert stayed for about four months a few years back in India, trying......

Slumdog: Exploiting India

Slumdog Millionaire? I hate that film!" said a much decorated, liberal and well-travelled former submariner. "It is poverty porn at its worst. The Mumbai marauders are supposed to have done their......

Vanaja gets glowing reviews in US

Several decades ago, Pulitzer-prize winning film critic Roger Ebert brought new recognition to the films of Satyajit Ray by including them in his Great Movies book series. And now, he has given......

Lance Armstrong doping suit likely to proceed

A federal judge said on Monday he likely will allow a lawsuit to move forward accusing cyclist Lance Armstrong and his business partners of defrauding the U.S. Postal Service of endorsement money......

Armstrong sued by US government over sponsor money

The US government filed court documents Tuesday laying out its case against cyclist Lance Armstrong, who is accused of defrauding the Postal Service by taking millions of dollars in sponsorship......

  People speak for district of columbia

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Q. Why Srikanth Srinivasan is in the news?
Whizkid:  A. PTA is an AAS degree. So is RN, Dental hyg, Dietician generally have a MS degree. ', Physical therapist assistants PTAs provide physical therapy...... more

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Sweet Swati:  A. Srikanth Srinivasan has been sworn in as judge for the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. more

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  Web results for District Of Columbia
Senate Confirms Eight Re-appointments to LSC Board

WASHINGTON--The Senate has confirmed the re-appointment of eight members of the Board of Directors of the Legal Services Corporation. In a vote... ...

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US judge dismisses suit against Barack Obama

A federal judge on Tuesday threw out a lawsuit brought against Mr Barack Obama by an Arizona police chief who called the US President’s sweeping... ...

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