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US Senate confirms Indian-American Amit Mehta as a federal judge

Indian-American Amit Priyavadan Mehta has been confirmed by the US Senate as a federal judge in the District of Columbia, becoming the first Asian Pacific American to occupy this important......

20 STUNNING photos of the month: July

We bring you a presentation of some of the best photos from around the world in the month gone by   A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in......

TOP moments of the week that was

Here's a glimpse of all that happened around the world last week.   A host reacts on stage as exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama sneaks up behind her during his first public......

American woman gets 24 years for pushing Indian man to death

A 33-year-old American woman has been sentenced to 24 years in prison for pushing an Indian man to death in front of a subway train in an attack apparently motivated by religious animus. Erika......

Man held for attempting to climb White House barrier

A man has been arrested outside the White House grounds after he attempted to scale a bicycle barrier set up in front of the main fence, just a week after a small drone crashed inside the world's......

Why Indian IT firms may face bigger US visa hurdle this year

According to experts, while allegations against Indian IT firms of visa misuse are nothing new, this time the scrutiny could be much greater Earlier this month, reports surfaced that two of the......

Modi's dream team to transform Indian economy

India’s new policy commission has received a makeover and a dream team has been formed to head the Think Tank, NITI Aayog. Arvind Panagariya, a free-market economist will be first Vice......

Ranbaxy sues US FDA for revoking drug approvals

FDA had cancelled Ranbaxy's approvals to launch generic Nexium, Valcyte Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd has sued the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for revoking approvals granted to the firm to......

Infosys ex-employee cries bias over not knowing Hindi

In yet another instance of a former American employee alleging harassment at Infosys Technologies, one Layla Bolten has sued the Bengaluru-headquartered information technology firm in that country.......

How the government shutdown affects the daily life

President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans came no closer to ending a standoff on Tuesday that has forced the first government shutdown in 17 years and thrown hundreds of thousands of......

No ashram for Julia Roberts

Oscar winner Julia Roberts will reportedly not shoot Eat, Pray, Love in the original ashram (retreat) where author Elizabeth Gilbert stayed for about four months a few years back in India, trying......

Slumdog: Exploiting India

Slumdog Millionaire? I hate that film!" said a much decorated, liberal and well-travelled former submariner. "It is poverty porn at its worst. The Mumbai marauders are supposed to have done their......

Lance Armstrong doping suit likely to proceed

A federal judge said on Monday he likely will allow a lawsuit to move forward accusing cyclist Lance Armstrong and his business partners of defrauding the U.S. Postal Service of endorsement money......

Armstrong sued by US government over sponsor money

The US government filed court documents Tuesday laying out its case against cyclist Lance Armstrong, who is accused of defrauding the Postal Service by taking millions of dollars in sponsorship......
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Man Who Scaled White House Fence Wanted to Die

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