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Indians in America are victims, not targets

Three hate crimes have deepened the fear among South Asians that Trump's rhetoric encouraged violence against them, but there is no evidence that Indians have been specifically targeted.And as long......

That February when 'Hindus' lost American citizenship

Even as February 2017 will be remembered for the fight Americans put up for the rights of immigrants, South Asian Americans recall the February of 1923 when the US supreme court barred South Asians......

When they came for the Muslims, where were you?

'South Asian Americans stand to lose greatly.''Now is not the time to be spectators to injustice, narrowly believing that these events that currently affect part of our community won't affect us......

America in the Trump era: What desis must do

'For some South Asians, it may be tempting to think "I'm not Muslim, this doesn't really affect me".''But please know, it affects all of us,' says Arun Venugopal, a reporter at WNYC in New York.......

California approves law to address Sikh, Muslim students bullying

Amid growing incidents of bullying and discrimination against Sikh-American, South Asian and Muslim students in the United States, California state has approved a new law to provide a safer school......

The good, bad and ugly of India's HDR rankings

While India's human development index has improved, absolute performance levels aren't satisfactory, says T N Ninan. The Human Development Report (HDR) that was published recently by the United......

'Demonetisation is theft'

'Demonetisation, is in principal, a mistake, because it involves a theft -- a taking of private property by the State.''It is one of those bad Indian ideas that has been tried twice in the past,......

Delhi Belly, Nirbhaya, The Night Of: Poorna's awesome journey

'There are a lot of things to make the series The Night Of relevant.''The decision to make it -- not only South Asian, but Pakistani Muslim -- is intensively relevant with what's going on today.'......

'More to South Asians than curry'

Ronny Jhutti is giving one of the most riveting performances in New York in the play The People Next Door. He plays Nigel, the son of a white woman and a Pakistani in Glasgow, who is drawn to the......

'I am comfortable being a Pakistani lesbian'

'I was told by everyone who mattered that it was dangerous for me to be an out-of-the-closet lesbian, who is a Pakistani in America. But I’ve never played by the rules.' Fawzia Mirza, who is......

'Women make very good peacekeepers'

'If you look at peacekeeping right now, it is fraught with accusations of sexual abuse or peacekeepers involved in deals that are outside their purview, human trafficking.' 'When a contingent of......

Why Indo-Canadians dominate cricket

With new immigrants coming to Canada from India and other South Asian countries, cricket as a sport is fast catching up in this ice hockey-crazy country. "Cricket is the number one sport in India......

'Veil no bar to glory for Muslim women'

Winning the Asian Games 200 metres in a veil proves there are no barriers to Muslim women pursuing their sporting dreams, champion Ruqaya Al Ghasara said on Monday. The 24-year-old wore a hijab --......

Why no Pakistan athletes have qualified for the Rio Olympics...

The seven participants due to represent Pakistan at next month's Games have all been given wildcard entries IMAGE: Pakistan's flag bearer Sohail Abbas holds the national flag as he leads the......

In Pakistan, young female boxers punch through gender barriers

'A number of girls were keen on training, but due to social pressures, I had been avoiding the issue' IMAGE: Anum, 17, punches with her coach Younus Qambrani while others observe during an......

It's Arab world vs soccer world!

FIFA candidate Champagne courts Europe support over Qatar World Cup IMAGE: Arab men sit at a shoemaker's stall with a replica of the FIFA World Cup trophy. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images......
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The good, bad and ugly of India's HDR rankings

While India's human development index has improved, absolute performance levels aren't satisfactory, says T N Ninan. The Human Development... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/the-good-bad-and-ugly-of-indias-hdr-rankings/20170412.htm
'I'll be happy if India betters relations with 'certain Asian countries', says LK Advani

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed Pakistan for spreading terror in South Asia, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwart L.K. Advani... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/i-ll-be-happy-if-india-betters-relations-with-certain-asian-countries-says-lk-advani-57278.html
Chinese President Xi Jinping gets ready for face off with Donald Trump

[China], Apr.4 (ANI): As President Xi Jinping heads to the USA on 6-7 April for his first meeting with President Donald Trump, protocol and face... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/chinese-president-xi-jinping-gets-ready-for-face-off-with-donald-trump-news-international-reelL9bbcgjah.html
Militants kill themselves with grenade in Bangladesh

DHAKA, March 30 (Reuters) - As many as eight militants blewthemselves up with a grenade north of the Bangladeshi capitalrather than surrender,... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/militants-kill-themselves-with-grenade-in-bangladesh-news-crime-rd4sEpfjhjgee.html
Indians in America are victims, not targets

Three hate crimes have deepened the fear among South Asians that Trump's rhetoric encouraged violence against them, but there is no evidence that... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/indians-in-america-are-victims-not-targets/20170330.htm

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