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Indian-American awarded at White House for combatting human trafficking

An Indian-American woman has been honoured with a Presidential award by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for her extraordinary contribution towards combatting human...

Over 60,000 Indians received green cards in 2017: Report

Out of the over 600,000 Indians waiting for the most sought-after Green Card, only 60,394 have received the legal permanent residency last year which...

US to ‘revise definition’ of H1B visa, move may hit Indian tech companies

The Trump administration has said it is coming out with new proposals to not only revise the definition of specialty occupations under H-1B visas,...

India May Be Removed From US Currency Monitoring List Of Trading Partners

The US could remove India from its currency monitoring list of major trading partners, the Treasury Department has said, citing certain developments and steps...

12 Indian-American candidates raise USD 26 million for Nov 6 midterm polls

A dozen Indian-Americans running for the US Congress next month have collectively raised over USD 26 million for their election campaign with six of...

Sikhs are part of America’s fabric says New Jersey Attorney General

The minority Sikh community, a part of America's fabric, is contributing to keep the country safe, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has said....

IT companies file lawsuit against US immigration agency over shorter duration of H-1B visas

An IT advocacy group representing more than 1,000 small IT companies mostly run by Indian-Americans has filed a lawsuit against the US immigration agency...

Three Indian students among 15 finalists in global science challenge

Three Indian students have made it to the finals of the prestigious annual Breakthrough Junior Challenge, a global science competition for teenagers to share...

Lewinsky Affair Not An Abuse Of Power, Says Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton has said her husband Bill's affair with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky was not an abuse of power and he was...

US Senators write to Modi; urge to soften stance on India’s data localisation policy

Two top American Senators have asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to adopt a soft stance on data localisation, warning that India's policy on the...