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Honour for Indian American who feeds 2,000 slum kids

Sheela Murthy, founder, president, and managing attorney of the Baltimore County, Maryland-based Murthy Law Firm, will be honoured by the Children's Guild with its 2012 Sadie Award for her......

AIF's New England chapter makes a fundraising record

The American India Foundation's New England chapter raised a record-breaking $1.1 million (Rs 5.72 cr) in one night during the chapter's 5th annual gala in Boston on December 3. The celebration of......

5 Indian Americans named Truman Scholars

Five Indian-American students have been named 2011 Truman Scholars by the Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation.Ishan Nath from Georgia, Anjali Bipin Thakkar from California, Veena Irene Patel from......

'Obama can go to mosque but not to Golden Temple?'

The Hindu American Foundation has assailed President Barack Obama for deciding against visiting the Golden Temple in Amritsar during his visit to India but having not qualms about visiting one of......

Neal Katyal honoured by Hindu American Foundation

Neal Katyal, United States' principal deputy solicitor general currently serving as the acting solicitor general, believes that Hindu Americans have come a long way since his father arrived five......

Bill Gates offers $700,000 for flood victims in Kashmir

American business tycoon and philanthropist Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Friday announced an emergency relief fund of $700,000 for the flood victims of......

Wipro CEO Kurien honoured by AIF for leadership, philanthropy

Wipro CEO T K Kurien has been honoured by non-profit American India Foundation (AIF) for his leadership and philanthropy at an annual awards gala.   The event raised over $ 1.5 million to......

Despite odds, Indians lead the 'American Dream' party

Indian immigrants were the leading company-founding group. They founded 13.4 per cent of Silicon Valley's startups and 6.5 per cent of those nationwide. George Joseph reports on a new......

Rajat Gupta convicted on insider trading charges

Rajat Gupta, one of the most successful Indian Americans on the Wall Street, was on Friday found guilty of passing confidential market information to Galleon hedge fund founder Raj Rajaratnam, in......

Bill Gates and his silver bullet

Back in 2000, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation had a big idea about how to fix the problems of American education. Break up large high schools and turn them into small schools and "small......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

The beautiful story of Lady Ganga

With her final act, paddleboarding from Rishikesh to Varanasi during the last months of her battle with cancer, Michele Baldwin fought for the promise of life. Filmmaker Frederic Lumiere tells......

Meet The SEXIEST Man Alive!

Hollywood hunk Chris Hemsworth is People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive!Here's everything you need to know about this Australian hottie...That Chris Hemsworth is a major dreamboat in the crowded......

Reception in India was phenomenal, says Tiger Woods

Image: Tiger Woods of the US tees off during an exhibition match at the Delhi Golf Club. Photograph: Reuters Tiger Woods pronounced himself fit for a return to competitive golf while acknowledging......

Tiger Woods is now Hero's global brand ambassador

India's two-wheeler giant, the Hero Group, has signed American golf legend Tiger Woods as its brand ambassador in a four-year deal that targetscapturing new markets in North America and......

Why Simone Biles, a 17-year-old, is sportswoman of the year...

Simone Biles of USA competes in the floor exercise. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images American Simone Biles, who won four golds at last week's world gymnastics championships in China,......

Sports Shorts: Platini to keep luxury gift given by Brazil, make charity donation

UEFA chief Michel Platini. Photograph: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images for UEFA UEFA president Michel Platini has said he intends to ignore FIFA requests and not return a luxury watch valued at......
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