Indian woman, son found dead in US, family suspect son-in-law (Lead) (22:54)
Vijayawada/New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The parents of an Indian woman who along with her seven-year-old son found dead in their home in New Jersey, suspect the involvement of their son-in-law.
Indra Nooyi, Fareed Zakaria among Ellis Island Honor recipients (20:24)
Washington, March 24 (IANS) PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi and well-known journalist-author Fareed Zakaria are among six Indian-Americans named for this years Ellis Island Medals of Honor for accomplishments in their respective fields.
India in touch with US over deaths of mother, son (19:24)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) After an Indian woman and her seven-year-old son were found dead in their home in New Jersey, a senior official here said on Friday that the government was in touch with the US authorities over the matter.
How Alzheimer's protein breaches cell membranes (13:00)
New York, March 24 (IANS) New research led by an Indian-origin scientist has found how protein that collects in the brain of persons with Alzheimer's disease penetrates the cell membranes.
3 Tamil films to be screened at New York film fest (12:52)
Chennai, March 24 (IANS) Three unreleased Tamil films "Merku Thodarchi Maalai", "Oru Kidayin Karunai Mani" and "Sigai" will be screened at the 17th edition of New York Indian Film Festival.
Sushma exposes concocted story of 'kidnapped' Indian in Serbia (Lead) (00:00)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday exposed a concocted story of an Indian "kidnapped" in the central European nation of Serbia, saying it was a stage-managed act.
Sushma again to rescue of distressed Indian abroad (13:46)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday once again responded to a distress call about an Indian abroad, saying that the victim has been found and is in safe custody of that country's authorities.
Many California voters unaware of Senator Kamala Harris: Poll (13:34)
San Francisco, March 23 (IANS) Kamala Harris, first Indian-American to serve in the US Senate, remains unknown to many residents of her own state California despite maintaining a high profile in Washington, according to a new poll.
TN wants bodies of fishermen from Saudi Arabia (18:06)
Chennai, March 22 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday urged the Indian government to bring back the bodies of three Indian fishermen who reportedly died while fishing off Saudi Arabia.
Novel Alzheimer's test can predict age of disease onset (14:16)
New York, March 22 (IANS) A novel test based on genetic information allows individuals to calculate their age-specific risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a study led by an Indian-origin scientist has revealed.
Trump nominating Indian-American judge for elevation to appeals court (Lead) (23:00)
Washington, March 21 (IANS) US President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he is nominating Indian-American federal judge Amul Thapar for elevation to an appeals court, the second highest level of the US judiciary.
Indian-origin man charged with killing toddler in UK (20:16)
London, March 21 (IANS) An Indian-origin man was Tuesday charged with the murder of his one-year-old son and the attempted murder of the toddler's twin sister, the media reported.
Trump to nominate Indian-American judge for 2nd highest court (19:48)
Washington, March 21 (IANS) US President Donald Trump is nominating Indian-American federal judge Amul Thapar for elevation to an appeals court, second highest level of the US judiciary.
Indian-origin man gets 10-year jail for murder in Singapore (19:04)
Singapore, March 21 (IANS) An Indian-origin man has been sentenced to 10 years in jail and 12 strokes of the cane for murdering a woman 16 years ago in Singapore.
Frequent dining out may dent your food budget (16:22)
New York, March 21 (IANS) Do you frequently have meals at a restaurant? Beware, you may struggle to control your food budget since people who dine out frequently tend to underestimate the money they spend on eating out, a study led by an Indian-origin researcher has showed.
Smartphone app to detect Zika, dengue in 30 minutes (14:48)
New York, March 21 (IANS) Researchers including one of Indian origin have developed a smartphone-controlled, battery-operated diagnostic device that costs as little as $100 and claims to detect Zika, dengue and chikungunya within 30 minutes.
Trump's immigration policy short-sighted: Indian-American musician (11:04)
By Sugandha Rawal
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Immigrants are the backbone of American society and a big contributor to the US economy, says Indian-American musician Siddhartha Khosla, who believes US President Donald Trump's immigration policies lack foresight and will take the country backward.
Attacker of Indian priest arrested, says Sushma Swaraj (21:06)
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said that Australian Police have arrested the attacker of the Indian priest, who was stabbed in Melbourne, and charged him with attempt to murder.
Relatives of Indians killed in UAE fire to give DNA samples (20:58)
Hyderabad, March 20 (IANS) Relatives of four of the five workers from Telangana who died in a fire in Abu Dhabi will leave for the UAE on Tuesday to give DNA samples for identification of bodies.
Strategic ties with US secondary to Indians' interests: Sushma (20:46)
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said that strategic ties with Washington won't prevent India from raising issues concerning Indians and Indian Diaspora with the US.
Indian-origin man arrested in UK for killing toddler (17:18)
London, March 20 (IANS) An Indian-origin man has been arrested on suspicion that he murdered a one-year-old boy and attempted murder of a girl, believed to be his twin, the media reported.
Kerala priest stabbed by Italian in Melbourne; out of danger (19:06)
Thiruvananthapuram, March 19 (IANS) A Catholic priest from Kerala was attacked by an Italian on Sunday when the former was leading the Sunday mass in a Melbourne church.
Indian-American to lead PWE department in Houston (20:52)
Washington, March 18 (IANS) Indian-American engineer Karun Sreerama has been named to head Houston's Department of Public Works and Engineering by the city's Mayor Sylvester Turner.
US man charged with hate crime for assaulting Indian-American (13:44)
Washington, March 18 (IANS) A US man has been indicted on a hate crime charge for assaulting an Indian-origin man and hurling racial slurs, mistaking him for a Muslim.
Bharara was probing Trump cabinet member when sacked (10:14)
Washington, March 18 (IANS) Fired US Attorney Preet Bharara was investigating a key member of President Donald Trumps cabinet, a new report has revealed.