Google CEO, India-born Sundar Pichai, doubles his pay package

IANS
Apr 30, 2017
Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai received a stock award of $198.7 million in 2016, almost double his 2015 stock award of $99.8 million. Read Story »

The inimitable Lord Bagri, CBE, dies at 86

theindiandiaspora.com
Apr 27, 2017
The Lord Bagri, CBE, who was awarded a life peerage during his tenure as the longest serving chairman in the history of the London Metal Exchange (LME), has died at the age of 86 in London. Read Story »

Ashley Tellis first Tata Chair for Strategic Affairs at Carnegie

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Apr 18, 2017
Ashley J. Tellis, one of the most renowned experts on international security, defence, and Asian strategic issues, is the inaugural Tata Chair at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington. Read Story »

Haley says she sounds strong because that's how her Sikh parents raised her

By Arul Louis | IANS
Apr 04, 2017
A Punjabi may be out of Punjab, but Punjab is never out of her. Nikki Haley, the outspoken US ambassador to the UN, says if she comes out sounding strong, it's because that's how she was raised by her parents, Read Story »

Indian American gives $100,000 to American who tried to save Indians

The Indian American community in Houston has presented $100,000 to Ian Grillot, a 24-year-old American who was shot while trying to save Indian techies Srinivas Kuchibotla and Alok Madasani during a shooting i
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A 'rebel' Indian-American teen wins $250,000 science prize

A rebellion began Indian-American teen Indrani Das on her way to the brain research that got her the quarter-million-dollar Regeneron Science Talent Search award for high school students.
By Arul Louis | IANS | Mar 27, 2017Read Story »

Indra Nooyi, Fareed Zakaria among Ellis Island honor recipients

IANS
Mar 26, 2017
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi and well-known journalist-author Fareed Zakaria are among six Indian-Americans named for this year's Ellis Island Medals of Honor for accomplishments in their respective fields. Read Story »

Trump nominates Indian-American judge Amul Thapar for elevation

IANS
Mar 22, 2017
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. His full name is Read Story »

Indian-American to lead Houston public works department

IANS
Mar 20, 2017
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. Read Story »

Indian-American teen wins $250 K science prize

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Mar 16, 2017
An Indian-American teenager, Indrani Das, has won the top $250,000 award in the prestigious Regeneron Science Talent Search competition for her research on treating brain injuries and diseases. Read Story »
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