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Indo-US physician exchange programme on the anvil

Dr Navin Shah, erstwhile president of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, has set up an Indo-US Physicians Exchange Programme that envisages voluntary mutual exchanges between......

Indian Americans named to digital task force

G Sayeed Choudhury, associate dean of libraries at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, and Dr Vijay Gurbaxani, senior associate dean, the Paul Merage School of Business, University of......

Judge Sri Srinivasan, best of America and India

The first Indian-origin federal judge in the United States is India Abroad Person of the Year 2013 President Barack Obama calls him one of his “favourite people.” Justice Sandra Day......

Indian Americans make it big under President Obama

The small Indian-American community -- constituting just about one per cent of the US population -- never had it so good as under the Barack Obama administration, with a record number of community......

'Overseas citizen shifted the basis of Indian nationalism'

Devesh Kapur has been the director of Centre for the Advanced Study of India, the only research institute in America devoted to India, since 2006. CASI at the University of Pennsylvania turned 20......

'Rajat Gupta's conviction does not mean the end of the Indian story in America'

‘When the news of Gupta tipping Rajaratnam broke, the Establishment, which he had so carefully cultivated during his 40 years in America, quickly moved to distance itself from him. This is......

Google's Europe woes outdo those in China

Internet search giant Google's clash with the Chinese authorities may be dominating headlines, but the company has its fair share of woes in Europe, too. Given that its European operations are far......

You can't read us this way, authors tell Google

Having their works made freely available through the planet is a prospect that has infuriated Indian writers and their publishers. And, they want the upstart which has offered to do the job for......

NRI entrepreneur flays NYT over 'smear campaign'

Vinod 'Vin' Gupta, 60, the multi-millionaire chairman and CEO of infoUSA and focus of a major article in the New York Times in the Washington Post on May 26 regarding a lawsuit that brandshis using......

10 ways to find, retain best tutors at IIMs, IITs

"As for leadership in academic institutions, whatever the carrots available, a soft touch is essential. Coaxing rather than cajoling, persuasion rather than dictation is what will eventually work.......

Michael Jordan's Chicago estate fails to sell at auction

The Chicago-area mansion belonging to American basketball star and NBA franchise owner Michael Jordan did not attract a winning bid at an auction on Monday, a spokeswoman said. The......

US National Jr. cricket tournament

Home to baseball and basketball, cricket is a relative newcomer to the United States. With the arrival of a large number of migrants from South Asia, however, cricket has become a passion amongst......

Only one Indian-American in US Open singles

The US Open this year will see a solitary Indian American face in the men's singles - Rajeev Ram, ranked 300 - and that, thanks to a wild card.But Ram faces an uphill battle. He faces off against......

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Q. Does XOXO means hugs and kisses? i'm confused?
:  A. The X became associated with the kiss because signatories used to pucker up and plant one on their X mark, as one would do to a crucifix or bible....... more

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Q. What is First Aid to Heart Attack Patient ?
Rakesh Malhotra:  A. In the movies, someone suffering a heart attack usually clutches their chest in a dramatic fashion before collapsing to the ground. In reality,...... more

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Q. who is the founder of decimal system ?
Anantharaman:  A. Dewey Decimal System and one of the founders of the American Library Association. more

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yaja
Q. Who is considered as Prince of Builders in Indian history and why?
Yaja :  A. 1859 Apr 1, 1859 - No warring with Indian, beast, or reptile, or with those tropical miasmata against which the mind and strength of the white race...... more

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Joseph Chacko
Q. What are mummies and who invented these?
Joseph Chacko:  A. A British academic has traced the origins of the mysterious curse of Tutankhamun, the Egyptian pharaoh who died 3,380 years ago. And the...... more

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Cellphone unlocking bill clears U.S. House, heads to Obama

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation on Friday to give mobile-phone users the right to 'unlock' their... ...

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HIV clinic-based audio project emphasizes the power of patient voices

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Kendalltown Homeowners Association Inc. Expands Outdoor Recreation with American Parks Company

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Report Finds Adults With Disabilities Continue to Be Economically Shortchanged Despite ADA's Guarantee

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