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Meet Rishi Shah, America’s new billionaire of Indian origin

Indian-American Rishi Shah, who quit college 10 years back to pursue entrepreneurial dreams, has become tech's newest billionaire. And his business partner, Shradha Agarwal,...

Indian-American jailed for duping 300 Chinese investors

An Indian-American hotel developer has been sentenced to three years of imprisonment by a US court for defrauding around 300 Chinese nationals who invested...

Hillary Clinton will never run for office again, says aide

Hillary Clinton will not run for any elected office again after losing to Donald Trump in the US Presidential polls, her Indian-American aide Neera...

Michelle Obama selects Indian-American girl for education campaign

US First Lady Michelle Obama has selected 16-year-old Indian-American Swetha Prabakaran to serve in the inaugural Student Advisory Board of an education campaign which...

Trump appoints Indian-American to key White House position

US President-elect Donald Trump today appointed young Indian-American Raj Shah, who played a leading role in the Republican party's anti-Clinton campaign during polls, to...

Five Indian Americans take oath as members of Congress

Creating history for a minority ethnic community that comprises just one per cent of the US population, five Indian Americans took oath as members...

Sikh doctor in US files religious discrimination lawsuit

A Sikh doctor in the US has filed a lawsuit against an American medical organisation alleging he was denied a neurology job for his...

In a first, Indian-American elected as Mayor of Californian city

For the first time, an Indian-American woman, Savita Vaidhyanathan, has been elected as the new Mayor of the key Californian city of Cupertino, globally...

Donald Trump meets top Silicon Valley executives including Nadella

US President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday met Silicon Valley's most powerful executives, including Indian-American CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella, in a first high-profile summit...

2 Indian-origin men in US’ Richest Entrepreneurs Under 40 list: Forbes

Two Indian-origin men have figured in Forbes magazine's second annual list of wealthiest entrepreneurs under the age of 40 which is topped by Facebook...

Won’t allow H1B visa holders to replace US workers: Donald Trump

President-elect Donald Trump has said he would not allow Americans to be replaced by foreign workers, in an apparent reference to cases like that...

Indian-American sued by US govt for Medicare fraud

An Indian-American owner of a diagnostic firm has been sued by the US government on charges of knowingly submitting false claims to a state-run...

‘Donald Trump knows who are true friends of US in South...

US President-elect Donald Trump knows who are America's "true friend" and his administration will foster constructive ties which will pay dividends on peace and...

Indian citizen in US pleads guilty to terror conspiracy

A 42-year-old Indian citizen in the US has pleaded guilty to planning terrorist attacks in India, including assassination of officials, by allegedly providing material...

UN hails Nikki Haley’s nomination as the next US envoy to...

The United Nations have welcomed the nomination of Indian-American Nikki Haley as the next US envoy to the world body, terming it as a...

Indian-origin Muslim woman wins local election in US

A Muslim-American woman, whose parents are from India and Pakistan, has won a key local election in the US state of Maryland which was...

Donald Trump will continue to prey on fears of Americans: Pramila...

Pramila Jayapal, the first-ever Indian-American woman elected to US House of Representatives, has said President-elect Donald Trump has made it clear that he will...

‘H-1B visa ‘potential area of conflict’ between Indo-US under Donald Trump’

Donald Trump's administration would build on progress made in Indo-US ties and be less tolerant of Pakistan's "dual policies" on terror, but the issue...

Many Indian-Americans could be part of Trump administration: Senior Republican leader

Many prominent Indian-Americans could be part of Donald Trump's administration, a senior Republican leader has said, asserting that the president-elect has a "history of...

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi wins US Congressional election

Indian-American Democrat Raja Krishnamoorthi on Wednesday won the Congressional election from Illinois, defeating Republican former Elmhurst Mayor Peter DiCianni. Krishnamoorthi, 43, won the Chicago-area US...