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Meet the Indian-Americans 'champions of change'

The United States has honoured 15 Asian American and Pacific Islander women, including two Indian-Americans, as "champions of change" in recognition of their significant contribution to the......

Indian to lead Asian American panel in White House

Kiran Ahuja, the founding executive director of the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum, has been appointed by President Barack Obama as executive director of the White House Commission......

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......

What India must do in the emerging Cold War

India needs to have a relook of the whole gamut of its relations with major powers and also prepare for a more turbulent neighbourhood. But such is the tyranny of the Indian status quo mindset that......

Meet Obama's new desi advisors

United States President Barack Obama last week announced his intent to name three Indian Americans among 14 new members to the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific......

Will the new immigration bill benefit Indians?

Ignoring India's concerns, the Obama administration has thrown its full weight behind the comprehensive immigration reform bill passed by the US Senate, arguing that it would benefit immigrants......

Citigroup elated over WEF honour for Shamina Singh

The World Economic Forum last week named former Clinton Administration official, erstwhile Congressional staffer and longtime Democratic Party activist Shamina Singh, 41, as one of its Young Global......

Wal-Mart to sponsor Bollywood awards in US

Retail giant Wal-Mart, now eyeing the huge Indian market, will be the official sponsor of Bollywood Movie Awards this year.The awards in various categories are given on the basis of preference......

Indian aviation sector on a roll

Eyeing a major chunk of India-London service, British Airways is planning to start services from Hyderabad and Kochi after winter 2006, and the airline would launch a new five-times-a-week service......

Uniting against a tsunami

But for the tsunami, the four Sumatrans whom an Indian coast guard vessel rescued near Great Nicobar's Campbell Bay would have been arrested and thrown into jail. The wrath of wind and wave had......

Kal Penn returns to the White House

Indian American actor Kal Penn, born Kalpen Modi, is headed back to the White House! ABC News reports that the politically-active actor has finished filming the latest Harold & Kumar instalment,......

Kal Penn robbed at gunpoint

Indian-American actor Kal Penn, who works in the White House's Office of Public Liaison, has been robbed at gunpoint in Washington DC. Penn, whose real name is Kalpen Modi, was in the Dupont Circle......

What exactly is Kal Penn doing at the White House?

So we told you earlier this month that famed Indian-American actor Kal Penn, real name Kalpen Modi, had officially begun work in the Barack Obama-led White House.We know his official title is......

Trilok Gurtu, Panjabi MC nominated for BBC awards

Cesaria Evora, Cheb Khaled and Trilok Gurtu are among the nominees for the BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards 2004. Evora, the soulful 62-year-old 'barefoot diva' from Cape Verde, a former Portuguese......

Atwal chases American dream

Arjun Atwal was stuck in the woods, with trees on one side and a lake on the other, at the 18th hole in the second round of the 1996 Sabah Masters in Malaysia. It seemed there was nowhere to......

  People speak for asian american pacific islander

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Q. What is the official religion in the United States?
:  A. US population includes people of European and Middle Eastern ancestry, African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, Pacific Islanders, American Indians...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-official-religion-in-the-united-states//answers/15801487

anantharaman
Q. i'm born in india,so i belong to which category here1)white(non-hispanic)2)black(non-hispanic)3)asian or pacific islander4)american indian/alaskan native5)hispanic
Anantharaman :  A. Don't panic, you are an Indian first. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/im-born-in-indiaso-i-belong-to-which-category-here1whitenon-/15800984/answers/13505054

sivanesan
Q. Which is the language spoken by about one-fifth of the worlds population or over one billion people
Sivanesan:  A. English. The Language is spoken in the British Isles ( including Ireland ), USA, Austalia/ Oceania, major population of African countries, Canada,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-language-spoken-by-about-one-fifth-of-the-world/13505036/answers/12471443

Good Citizen
Q. does sugar causes diabetis ?
Good Citizen:  A. Causes Of Diabetes**Thank you to dscovery.com for info provided** Genetics may play a part in all types of diabetes mellitus. Other causes and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/does-sugar-causes-diabetis-/12471288/answers/5211700

SHREYA PANDEY
Q. How could anyone reduce the chances of diseases like cholestrol , sugar , diabetes and obesity ?How could we control ourselves from eating all day long ?
SHREYA PANDEY:  A. NICE TO SEE ONE MORE "FARHEEN" IN QNA "WELCOME"THESE ARE BIG TOPICS AND CANT BE ANSWERED IN ONE BUT STILL I TRY:Is it possible to delay or even...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-could-anyone-reduce-the-chances-of-diseases-like-cholest/5211629/answers/1760320

  Web results for Asian American Pacific Islander
The Asian Real Estate Association of America's (AREAA) Hosts over 1,000 Professionals at the 2014 AREAA National Convention in Las Vegas

Custom Search The Asian Real Estate Association of America's (AREAA) Hosts over 1,000 Professionals at the 2014 AREAA National Convention... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryGNW.php?storyid=43406
Xi's great-power drive throws up dilemma for Obama as APEC nears

Hong Kong : When US President Barack Obama meets Xi Jinping in Beijing in November he may want to steer clear of a line that has become a favorite... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/3iq9iOEtpJ8X9zHgKMCXeN/Xis-greatpower-drive-throws-up-dilemma-for-Obama-as-APEC-n.html
Modi walks a fine line between Japan, China

History lesson Narendra Modi may have more in common with Japan's Shinzo Abe , but he knows the importance of courting China's Xi Jinping as well... ...

http://www.tehelka.com/modi-walks-a-fine-line-between-japan-china/
Innovyze President Dr. Paul F. Boulos Appointed to ASCE Industry Leaders Council

Established in 2009, the ILC engages senior leaders from the public and private sectors to discuss trends and issues in the civil engineering... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3615030
Why Do You Eat the Food You Eat?

Minerva Studio via What we eat and don't eat is largely a result of what group we belong to," according to an article titled Food and Ethnic... ...

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/margaret-marshall/why-do-you-eat-the-food-y_b_5824344.html?ncid=txtlnkusaolp00000592

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