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'Would Mira Nair make a Missouri Masala now?'

Civil rights activist Deepa Iyer, former executive director, South Asian Americans Leading Together, a social justice organisation thought after a visit to the minority businesses hit in recent......

Indian American named new White House LGBT liaison

Indian American Aditi Hardikar has been appointed to a key White House position to liaison with LGBT as well as the Asian American and Pacific Islanders communities. Hardikar, who till recently was......

Raphel spying probe won't hit ties with South Asians: US

A federal counter intelligence probe against former top American diplomat Robin Raphel, who also lobbied for Pakistan post retirement, would not impact America's ties with South Asian countries, a......

Study debunks notion that Asian Americans prefer boys over girls

In analysing census data from 2007-2011, researchers found that the at-birth sex ratios of Asian Americans are the same as white Americans. Arthur J Pais reports As South Dakota became the eighth......

Seven Indian Americans awarded for cancer research

The Society of Asian American Scientists in Cancer Research last month presented awards to seven doctors for their outstanding contributions to cancer research. The awards were presented by Rajvir......

Seven Indian drinks among world's best-selling alcohol brands

There was a time when American and British liquor brands used to rule the world, but no more. Asian companies, including Indian ones, are now some of the biggest sellers of alcohol. Let's take a......

9 Indian Americans feature in top 50 Asians list

Nine Indian Americans, including Deven Sharma, president, Standard & Poor's, made it to the 2011 list of Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business. At a gala dinner at the Waldorf Astoria hotel......

AIG plans to list Asian insurance unit in Oct

Insurer American International Group is planning to list its Asian life insurance unit AIA in Hong Kong on October 29 in a move to raise over $15 billion, says a report. AIA has set October 29 for......

1 in 7 Americans poor; Asians in US the richest!

One in seven Americans was living in poverty in 2009 with a family of four living on less than $21,954 a year, according to the US Census Bureau. The official poverty rate in 2009 was 14.3 per......

Nooyi, Raj Gupta among top Asian Americans in biz

Two Indian Americans, Indira Nooyi, president and chief financial officer of PepsiCo Inc, and Raj Gupta, chairman, chief executive officer and president of Rohm and Haas, have been named among the......

When Roshan met Mary

Indian actors from different generations and worlds, Roshan Seth and Sendhil Ramamurthy, star in a remarkable film, co-starring Oscar winner Mary Steenburgen and Oscar nominee Michael Lerner.......

Get ready for Khamoshiyan

A look at the top tweets from your favourite  Bollywood celebrities:  Mahesh Bhatt shared the first poster of his upcoming production Khamoshiyan on Twitter (left). 'The intriguing,......

Kal Penn: I would love to shoot five Bollywood films simultaneously

'...But my strong suit will not be dancing,' Kal Penn tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com, in the concluding part of the interview. Part I of the interview: 'I'm not related to......

Africa, South America need more representation at World Cup: Platini

UEFA chief Michel Platini wants the World Cup finals expanded to 40 teams from 2018 to allow more African and Asian countries into the tournament without reducing the number of European nations......

Boycott of FIFA could splinter soccer

FIFA has been plagued by a wave of scandals and controversy Boycott unlikely to gather much support outside Europe Image: A camera is seen by the FIFA logo outside the FIFA headquarters.......

Agassi sees IPTL as welcome addition but not game-changer

Andre Agassi predicted fans would warm to the tournament once they fully understand its complex scoring system Image: Andre Agassi and Serena Williams of the Singapore Slammers talk on the team......

Chowrasia, Lahiri take charge at King's Cup

India's S S P Chowrasia showed his resolve to win again while compatriot Anirban Lahiri fired an ominous warnings to his rivals when they took a share of the opening round lead at the King's Cup on......

Sports Shorts: Pele recovering from kidney stone removal

Fans hold up cutouts of Pele. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images Brazilian soccer legend Pele is doing 'fine' and will be discharged from a Sao Paulo hospital early on Thursday after he was......
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Q. The country Most Likely to Blame AMERICANS?
Sarojini Mody:  A.  more

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Q. Why Indians are no longer interested in Yoga, Vedas, Mahabharat, Ramayana, Shiva when Europeans, Americans and other Asians are increasingly fascinated by them ?
Prasoon Prasoon:  A. All Asian countriesexcept South Korea. more

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Q. Olympics, Asian Games, Common Wealth Games. Pan American Games ----arrange them in ascending order.
Joe Olarte:  A. west is moving towards east....and east is trying to occupy the vacated place of the west in its quest for being the developed state.....forgetting...... more

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Q. Who is Nisha Desai Biswal?
Goldspot:  A. Asian Games, Common Wealth Games. Pan American Games Olympics, Asian Games, more

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2014 in Retrospect)

By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) It was an unusual year for publishing as many legal and marketing decisions of publishers snowballed into... ...

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By Vikas Datta Call it fate but literature sometimes sees translations or adaptions becoming much more famous than the original work. Like this... ...

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Boy in IS, a suicide vest and a hope to live

Baghdad, Dec. 27: Before war convulsed his hometown in Syria, Usaid Barho played soccer, loved Jackie Chan movies and adored the beautiful Lebanese... ...

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LEST YOU BE FOUND WANTING

According to the official Seventh Day Adventist Dietetic Association website, its members have been vegetarians for over a century. They believe... ...

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The 10 most surprising sports moments of 2014

The Best Rugby Tackle Award The friendly neighbourhood streaker has been an on-and-off presence in international cricket matches for a while... ...

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