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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......

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......

AIF raises $3 mn for projects in India

US-based charitable group America-India Foundation, which is involved in various social development projects in India, recently raised$3 million from a fund-raising dinner in New York. AIF, founded......

TiE honours 3 entrepreneurial legends

Aziz Haniffa reports from the first Tie-DC Legends Awards. The Washington, DC Chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs recently honoured three pioneers in information technology, the restaurant business......

Postcards from the Sundance film festival

The Lunchbox director Ritesh Batra's Masterchef and Oscar and Emmy winner Megan Mylan's After My Garden Grows were among five films that won grants from the Sundance Institute and the Bill &......

The New Yorkers who may be headed to the Oscars

These Birds Walk is on the long list of documentaries to qualify for the Academy Awards. Filmmakers Omar Mullick and Bassam Tariq tell Aseem Chhabra their fascinating story. Three years ago New......

Glimpse of Tendulkar's farewell speech at Laureus Sports Awards

Apart from Kapil Dev, Sachin Tendulkar was the only thing Indian at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday. The iconic cricketer made a blink–and-you-miss appearance in......

Billie Jean King unable to attend Sochi Olympic ceremonies

Former American tennis star Billie Jean King will be unable to join the official U.S. delegation attending the Sochi Winter Olympics opening ceremonies due to a serious illness in her family, the......

Tiger motivated by Snead, Nicklaus and kids

As Tiger Woods eyes the twilight of a remarkable career, he has his sights on records posted by Jack Nicklaus and Sam Snead and a growing pleasure that his children are starting to understand what......

U.S. woman swims record-breaking Cuba-to-Florida stretch without shark cage!

A 64-year-old American long-distance swimmer, Diana Nyad, completed a 35-year-long quest to cross the Florida Straits on Monday, becoming the first person to swim from Cuba without a shark cage.......
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