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Son's killing shatters Sharmas' American dream

Seven years ago, parents of Rahul Sharma, 20, who was gunned down on April 5, immigrated to the San Francisco Bay Area to pursue the American dream. But things did not turn out as planned, and the......

NRIs take to the streets to support Anna Hazare

The San Francisco Bay Area unit of India Against Corruption on Monday slammed the arrest of activist Anna Hazare. "We strongly condemn the unconstitutional arrest of Anna Hazare and his team in......

'Don't take a woman's financial, emotional independence for granted'

Maitri, which provides free and confidential services to South Asian-American families facing domestic violence, at its 23rd annual gala, raised half a million dollars. Ritu Jha reports About 400......

'In India, I think people take Diaspora fiction very seriously'

Author Ranbir Singh Sidhu’s book Good Indian Girls is a departure from the themes that define ‘Indian Diaspora fiction’, finds Chaya Babu Are there characteristic markers of......

The Indian American who may represent Silicon Valley in the US Congress

'I will be one of the most impactful players in Washington from day one because of the constituency I represent, which is the greatest, most influential constituency in the country, in the world.'......

Google lifts the veil behind the mystery boat

Able-bodied seamen, decorative sails meant to evoke fish fins and dozens of security cameras will eventually make up the on-board complement of a mysterious four-story barge being built by Internet......

Google takes secrecy to new heights with its mystery boat

How badly does Google want to keep under wraps a mysterious project taking shape on a barge in San FranciscoBay? Badly enough to require US government officials to sign confidentiality agreements.......

Who will be the next Steve Jobs?

In some ways, Elon Musk’s vision is even bolder and more transformative than that of Steve Jobs. Jobs changed the modes of many of our sensory experiences. Musk’s interest seems......

Christopher Fry: Twitter's engineer who gets $10 mn salary

Among Twitter Inc's highest-paid executives, Christopher Fry's name stands out.The senior vice president of engineering raked in $10.3 million last year, just behind Twitter Chief Executive Dick......

Chevron faces record fine for refinery fire

California has slapped nearly $1 million in fines on Chevron for safety violations related to an August fire at its refinery in Richmond, representing the biggest such penalties in the state's......

America calling Bollywood

Switzerland's been outdated for quite a long time now. Largely because of the massive diaspora audience it provides, Bollywood's increasingly been flocking to America in its search for glitzy......

Jai Ho is America's new fitness anthem

Apparently, there's nothing Slumdog Millionaire cannot do. It can outperform heavyweight films at the box office, win eight Oscars out of nine nominations -- and even help Americans lose......

If a film's set in India, you'll spot a cow!

I don't know if it's sacred, but it's a cow alright. I call the game cow-spotting. These days, if it's a film set in India, sooner or later you'll find the cow. Cows holding up traffic are......

'It's difficult to be a legend's son'

While the likes of Himesh Reshammiya and Sonu Nigam bring their magic to more than 3,000 people at each of their shows, veteran singers like Manna Dey -- who is past 85 -- and the comparatively......

Mistress: Aishwarya's best work?

A few years before they wrote and directed their 2003 hit film Bend it Like Beckham, the husband and wife team of Paul Meyeda Berges and Gurinder Chadha were given a novel written by a new author,......

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......

Bonds equals Babe Ruth's home run record

Barry Bonds tied Babe Ruth for second place on Major League Baseball's all-time home run list with his 714th career homer as his San Francisco Giants edged the Oakland Athletics 4-2 in 10 innings......

BALCO head vows to fight doping

Hours before he reported to federal prison for his leading role in a global sports steroid scandal, BALCO head Victor Conte promised on Thursday to redirect his life to fighting doping use by......

Montgomery made his name with world record

For a long time, Tim Montgomery, who faces doping charges in a Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) hearing on Monday that could bring a lifetime ban, seemed destined to be a footnote in the story......

Former sprint champ Collins gets eight-year ban

Former world indoor 200 metres champion Michelle Collins was suspended for eight years on Friday after being found guilty of doping charges in connection with the BALCO scandal.Collins, 33, is the......
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James Brown
Q. Can anyone recommend me good stores to buy organic mattresses in San Francisco Bay Area.
James Brown:  A. San Francisco Bay Area in the southern part in Northern California in U.S.A. more

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Q. When he founded his company in 1939 along with his partner Dain in San Francisco's Bay Area, heeffectively created the trend, which led to the creation of Silicon Valley decades later. He was theCEO of his company till 1978 and died of natural causes in 2001. Who are we talking about here?
Rajan:  A. bhai,, mujhe yaah kanpur ka nahi pata,, aap saat samander paar ki details pooch rahe hai,, try google maps ? more

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Q. what is CRY stands for ?
Rajan:  A. Child Relief and You Child Rights and You America (formerly Child Relief and You) is an independent, non-religious, non-political, 501(c)(3)...... more

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Q. Which city is known as Silicon Valley?
Sitapati Rao:  A. Silicon Valley is the southern part of the San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California, United States. The term originally referred to the...... more

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Head Over Heels Athletic Arts Head Boys Coach Michael Ashe Judges at the 2014 Korea Cup

PRWeb 2014-04-25 Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Head Over Heels Athletic Arts is pleased to announce that Michael Ashe has been selected... ...

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Private Jet Charter Firm, The Early Air Way, Offers Point To Point Cross Country Flights

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Yoga Meditation sublimating Young minds

Barry Zito, David Lynch, Russell Brand meditate with students during Quiet time at Burton High. Photo: Lea Suzuki, The Chronicle At first... ...

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Beazley Expands US Builders Risk Footprint

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Bechtel's Dulles Transit Partners Achieves Substantial Completion of Silver Line

/PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel announced that Dulles Transit Partners has achieved substantial completion of Phase 1 of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail... ...

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