Donald Trump Lauds Hindu Community's Fantastic Contributions To US

US' Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has praised Hindu community's "fantastic" contributions to world civilisation and American culture.


Donald Trump to Speak to Indian-Americans About Making America Great Again

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has praised the Hindu community's "fantastic" contributions to world civilisation and American culture.

Ten Bollywood Musical Dramas

From ‘Aashqui 2’, ‘Rockstar’ to ‘Taal’, Bollywood revels in weaving its plots around music.

I Eat For Instagram

How social media has changed the way we consume, see, present and shop for food.

Why India's Commercial Space Programme is Thriving

India's ability to launch multiple satellites in a single mission has also put it on firm footing in the global market.

15 Hilarious Observations That Are 100% True For Indians

No matter what part of the country or the world we go to, there are certain mannerisms and habits that are so inherent to us Indians, they bind us.

India to Ratify Paris Climate Deal in October

India, one of the world's largest greenhouse gas emitters, will ratify the Paris global climate agreement pact next month

UK Soap Sacks Pakistan-Born Actor For Offensive India Tweets

Pakistan-born actor has been sacked from Britain's most popular television soap after posting what broadcaster ITV called Sunday "entirely unacceptable, racially offensive" comments about Indians on social media.

India to Push For Global Convention Against Terrorism at UN

The CCIT draft was first tabled by India at the UN in 1996, but met with opposition from the US, OIC and Latin America.
Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 01:41 EDT

Indian Americans Launch Petition to Declare Pak Sponsor of Terror

The Indian-American community in the US has launched a White House petition to designate Pakistan a state sponsor of terrorism

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 12:05 EDT

No Exception On Helmet Rules For Sikh Workers In Canada

Three Sikh truck drivers have been ordered to wear hard hats at work by a Canadian court which ruled that no exception can be made for them as the men lost a 10-year-long legal battle against religious discrimination.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 01:42 EDT

2 Indian-American Scientists Bag Prestigious MacArthur Fellowship

Two Indian-American scientists are among 23 scientists who have won this year's prestigious MacArthur Fellowship for showing exceptional creativity in their respective fields.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 00:37 EDT

Australia's ANZ Settles With India's Oswals, Takes $111 Million Hit

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd (ANZ.AX) said it will take a A$145 million ($111 million) charge after reaching a settlement with an Indian couple who sued over the bank's role in an asset sale.

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 01:39 EDT

India And France Sign Rafale Fighter Jet Deal

India has signed a formal agreement with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets for $8.7bn (7.8bn euros; £6.7bn), in a major defence deal.

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 01:37 EDT

The New Great Game in India-US Relations

Some analysts have called it Asia’s “New Great Game”. Others note the “tectonic geo-strategic shifts” taking place in the continent.

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 01:34 EDT

Why China is Caught in India-Pakistan Crossfire

In India’s new strategic calculus, fanning a smouldering Baluch resistance is tit-for-tat for Pakistan’s support of separatists in India-administered Kashmir.

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 00:15 EDT

Saudi Seeking Deeper Ties With India

Saudi is also close ally of Pakistan and it remains to be seen how the Kingdoms deepening ties with India will affect the historical ties between the two countries.

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 01:38 EDT

Brand USA Targets 2.8 Million Indian Tourists by 2021

Brand USA, the destination marketing organisation for the US, is attempting to drive enough Indian visits to meet its stated goal of 2.8 million tourists by 2021.

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 00:04 EDT

Wild Gazing in Africa And India

The difference between an African and Indian jungle safari tells you how the two countries look at wildlife.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 02:12 EDT

The 10 Richest Men In India

Forbes magazine has published its much-awaited annual list of the top hundred richest individuals in India.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 00:47 EDT

America is Not The Greatest Country on Earth. It's No. 28

Every study ranking nations by health or living standards invariably offers Scandinavian social democracies a chance to show their quiet dominance.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 00:39 EDT

How Securing Startup Funding In India Differs From The U.S.

India and the US, two leading nations in tech innovation, are excellent subjects for examining universal elements of international startups, as well as differences.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 00:32 EDT

Indian Businessmen to Explore Sectors For Investment in UAE

The industry-led panel discussion between India and the UAE will also highlight the goals of Indian entrepreneurs in the Middle East and the outlook for the future besides exploring strategic ties between both the countries.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 02:42 EDT

Indian Cuisines Are a Huge Hit in Russia

From Tandoori chicken to Mutton Barra, Paneer Malai kofta to Sarso da saag, Indian restaurants in Russia are a huge hit among Russians and foreigners.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 02:27 EDT

Shades of Colonial India in UK Plan to Tighten Ivory Ban

Britain is taking forward plans to tighten its ban on trade in ivory after campaigns by Prince Charles and Prince William brought the issue into the spotlight in recent year.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 00:42 EDT

The Power of Pink

The film has opened a much-needed debate about female consent, patriarchy and respect for women in India.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 02:24 EDT

India's Prize-winning Designer Steadies For World Stage

He shot onto the world stage after winning a glittering international fashion prize previously given to design icons Yves Saint Laurent and Karl Lagerfeld.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 02:22 EDT

A TV Company is Trying to Introduce Bollywood to The World

Bollywood is like a buffet, every movie has a certain amount of all the genres within it.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 02:30 EDT

Why Is Bollywood Still Typecasting Foreign Talent

Nothing really has changed over the decades in Bollywood, when it comes to typecasting people of foreign descent.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 02:32 EDT

The Majesty And Mystery of India's Sacred Banyan Trees

The fig tree has shaped humanity in profound and mysterious ways—and none is as awesome to behold as the banyan.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 02:25 EDT

Bizarre And Beautiful Places to See in India

From haunted forts to snacking with the dead, some of the quirkiest tourist places in India.

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 03:32 EDT

NRI Businessman Owns 22 Apartments in Burj Khalifa

An Indian mechanic-turned-businessman owns an incredible 22 apartments in the popular Burj Khalifa.

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 00:20 EDT

Solar-powered Tuk-tuk Reaches UK After Road Trip From India

An engineer and his solar-powered tuk-tuk have arrived in Britain at the end of a seven-month, 6,200-mile overland adventure – despite a last-minute mishap.

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Indian American Political Tango

Trust Indians to add a touch of exaggerated theatrics to the U.S. presidential elections.

Congressional Moonshot

2016 is distinctive in the number of Indian Americans who have a serious shot at entering the U.S. Congress.

Meringue Over Mithais

If there were ever a beauty pageant for desserts, the exquisitely elegant French pastries would win hands down.

Are Stage Actors Really Superior to Screen Actors

Theater is a sacred communion with the muse, while cinema is, at best, a fantastic one-night stand.

Gold Plated Illusions

The national obsession with India’s performance in the Olympics is misdirected.

Behind the God-Swapping in The South African Indian Community

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The Spice is Right

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