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NRI prof nominated to US humanities body

United States President George W Bush has nominated Mumbai-born Jamsheed K Choksy, a professor at Indiana University, to be a member of the prestigious National Council on the Humanities for a......

US screening immigrants' social media profiles at entry points

The United States authorities are checking people's social media accounts for their political views before allowing them into the country after the recent travel ban imposed by President Donald......

Srinivasan or Garland? Obama to announce his SC judge pick tonight

Indian-American legal luminary Sri Srinivasan is among the two persons zeroed in on by United States President Barack Obama for the post of Supreme Court judge. Obama is likely to choose either......

Is he Obama's nominee for the US Supreme Court?

Judge Srikanth 'Sri' Srinivasan was nominated as a federal judge on the US Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia, the nation's second highest court by President Barack Obama in 2012. Judge......

Indian-American may become judge in US Supreme Court

Sri Srinivasan (winner of the India Abroad Person of the Year 2013) could become the first Indian-American to be on the bench of the US Supreme Court after conservative icon Justice Antonin......

He is 24, blind, and CEO of a Rs 10-crore company

Srikanth Bolla, CEO of Bollant Industries, has set his sights on changing lives Get rid of him. That was the first thing that neighbours told Srikanth Bolla’s parents when they came to......

'India needs out-of-the-box thinkers'

'Every educational institution should have incubating centres so that students will get exposed to entrepreneurship early.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the launch of the Start-Up India,......

California dreaming

Silicon Valley is at the heart of the transformation of the global economy -- which has both winners and losers, writes Ajit Balakrishnan. Image: While the rest of the world slides into......

'Make in India missing from Modi's solar energy push'

If even a fraction of the 175 GW target is achieved, India’s reliance on coal and oil would be reduced, says expert. Among Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s many engagements during his......

Meet 10 Indians who head global tech companies

With Sundar Pichai becoming the CEO of Google, India has one more reason to cheer its prowess in the global IT sector.  Image: Sundar Pichai with wife Anjali. Photograph: Stephen......

Over 6,000 people attend San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival

More than 6,000 people attended 3rd i’s (pronounced third eye) 11th annual San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival, held from November 7 to 16. The theme was celebrating the......

'Aamir thought Peepli Live! was a big joke'

Anusha Rizvi is a former NDTV producer. In her first feature film Peepli Live -- produced by Aamir Khan, two poor, broken down farmers and brothers (Budhia and Natha) are about to lose their family......

Pix: Bollywood ushers in IPL-3

Bollywood was on hand to usher in the third season of the cricket extravaganza known as the Indian Premier League at a pre-IPL launch party in Mumbai on Thursday. The third season kicks of today.......

Golf sensation Ko to balance Tour demands with university life

Despite being named one of TIME magazine's '100 most influential people' earlier this year, Ko said she still has a long way to go Lydia Ko tees off. Photograph: Victor Fraile/Getty Images Rookie......
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Earth's accelerating plant growth

For decades, scientists have been trying to figure out what all the carbon dioxide we've been putting into the atmosphere has been doing to plants.... ...

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Waiting for green cards, Indian visa-holders see hope in Trump review

When Gokul Gunasekaran was offered a full scholarship for a graduate program in electrical engineering at Stanford University, he saw it as the... ...

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Alphabet's Verily unit launches study to track health data

Verily is partnering with Duke University and Stanford Medicine in the United States to enroll participants from varying backgrounds at sites in... ...

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Muslim teen writes Black Lives Matter in his US college application, gets a call from Stanford

Ziad Ahmed, an 18-year-old resident of the United States, recently got admitted into the prestigious Stanford University because of the uniqueness... ...

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Apple's Tim Cook says fake news is 'killing people's minds'

In order to crack down on fake news, Apple's CEO Tim Cook is calling on tech companies to create a tool that will help stop the flow of falsehoods... ...

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