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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......

Perils of being a Sikh in an Islamophobic US

Sikhs have been mistaken for terrorists and radicals and continue to suffer after 9/11 terror attacks in the US, community members feel following the latest attack on an elderly Sikh man in......

'If people get two square meals and a job, they won't take to guns'

'The only positive I see are the youth of India who were earlier just after money. The young now want to do something for society.' Winners of Indians for Collective Action awards speak about their......

What The World Needs: A Fellowship of Minds

'They don't always agree with our governments, their teachers or their parents, but it is the conviction of their ideas, and their determination to share them with the world that, I believe, is one......

Silicon Valley, ready to enhance the link between Desi, Pravasi

'This has been an ongoing process,' says Ambassador B S Prakash, India's former consul general in San Francisco, 'but I believe a Modi visit to the West Coast can be a force-multiplier.' 'Go West,......

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......

What will drive India's growth?

Long-term sustained growth ultimately rests on a set of mechanisms and institutions, notes Suman BeryIn remarks reported earlier this week, Arvind Subramanian, the government’s chief economic......

Silicon Valley to honour Jaitley; discuss some contentious issues

TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) Silicon Valley, California plans to honour Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley ‘for the right priorities and focusing on the right issues’. But Jaitley has......

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.......

Farhan and Hrithik's birthday bash

It was a birthday unlike others. Close friends Farhan Akhtar and Hrithik Roshan decided to celebrate their 36th birthday together at a posh lounge in Mumbai's Juhu suburb.......

Designer Akki Narula on dressing Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan in Kurbaan

Karan Johar's Kurbaan is making news all right, but for all the wrong reasons. The movie was recently in the news when Shiv Sainiks objected to Kareena Kapoor's bare-back poster.......

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......

Images: India vs South Africa, 1st Test, Day 2, Nagpur

Hashim Amla's (253 not out) double ton put South Africa in a commanding position as the Proteas declared on 558 for six on Day 2 of the first Test in Nagpur on Sunday. Resuming the day with an......

Thousands honour Germany's Enke

Tens of thousands of fans joined family, friends and team-mates of Robert Enke to pay their last respects to the Germany goalkeeper on Sunday, five days after his suicide shocked the country and......
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Indian-American potential nominee to replace Antonin Scalia as US Supreme Court Justice

An Indian-born judge in America is reportedly the potential nominee in the race to become the United States' next Supreme Court Justice. The need... ...

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India-born judge Srikanth Srinivasan favourite for elevation

He was Mr. Obama's principal deputy solicitor general, most notably working on the successful fight against the Defence of Marriage Act. Death... ...

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Seeing Beyond The Hubris Of Facebook's Free Basics Fiasco

Crunch Network Contributor Vivek Wadhwa is an academic, entrepreneur, and author who holds appointments at Stanford, Duke, and Singularity... ...

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Two is company!

Swati & Rohan Bhargava CashKaro, a cashback and coupons site Cashing in on their dreams SWATI AND Rohan Bhargava, while living in London in... ...

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USA Women Looks to Top Group A Against Mexico and Earn Semifinal Spot

The U.S. Women's National Team opened its 2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship campaign on Feb. 10 against Costa Rica with a 5-0... ...

http://www.thesportscampus.com/2016021350045/fifa-news/usa-women-looks-to-top-group-a-against-mexico-and-earn-semifinal-spot

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