Trinidad President calls for the adoption of the Indian panchayat system

Trinidad and Tobago’s President Anthony Carmona has called for the adoption of the Indian panchayat system to bring about amicable redress in the national society.
By Paras Ramoutar | . | Jun 01, 2017Read Story »

Be a leader: Indian American philanthropist to change makers

Citing his own journey from humble beginnings in India, leading Indian American entrepreneur and philanthropist Frank Islam advised 22 global changemakers, including three from India, to be an opportunity crea
By Arun Kumar | . | May 26, 2017Read Story »

Avoid travel to Texas: Americans, visitors warned

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has taken the unusual step of issuing a travel advisory to American citizens and residents as well as visitors against travelling to the southern state of Texas.Texas
By Ashok Easwaran | . | May 10, 2017Read Story »

Brisk sale of Tendulkar book in Trinidad

There has been brisk sales of Sachin Tendulkar’s book, “The Presence of Tendulkar” in Trinidad following the announcement that he will be coming to play cricket at the much-touted Brian Lara Stadium opening on
By Paras Ramoutar | . | May 09, 2017Read Story »

Over 10,000 expected for Yoga Day in Toronto

By Ajit Jain | Special to
May 09, 2017
Organizers are expecting by far the largest participation – over 10,000 people – at the International Day of Yoga to be celebrated in Toronto on June 25, with well known yoga teacher, Guru Ramdev, leading th Read Story »

Indian minister lauds role of diaspora in Trinidad

India's Minister of State of External Affairs, General V.K.Singh (Retd.), has said his government is ready to provide any form of assistance in the areas of security, trade and foreign affairs to Trinidad and
By Paras Ramoutar | . | Apr 29, 2017Read Story »

Haley, Akbaruddin discuss India-US cooperation

The US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, the first Indian American to hold a cabinet rank, visited India's UN Mission on Thursday for a wide-ranging discussion with Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin.
By Arul Louis | IANS | Apr 27, 2017Read Story »

Indian-American dentist running for Virginia House of Delegates

Indian-American dentist Surya Dhakar is running for Virginia's House of Delegates' 56th District seat.
IANS | Apr 26, 2017Read Story »

US Supreme Court to hear case on citizenship revocation

The United States Supreme Court is to begin hearing oral arguments on April 26 in a case which could set a precedent in the revocation of American citizenship of naturalized citizens and is of paramount signif
By Ashok Easwaran | IANS | Apr 26, 2017Read Story »

Indian-American man charged with insider trading

An Indian-American man has been charged with insider trading here by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
IANS | Apr 26, 2017Read Story »