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Rakesh Sharma, first Indian in space, recounts his tough journey

Jaipur, March 6 (IANS) The IAS Literary Secretary of the IAS Association in Rajasthan, Mugdha Sinha, on Saturday held a conversation with Wing Commander...

Biden appoints 2 Indian-Americans as policy advisors

By Arul Louis New York, March 5 (IANS) A day after US President Joe Biden joked that Indian-Americans were taking over the US, he appointed...

Indian-American named 1st VP, COO of NY Fed

New York, March 5 (IANS) Indian-American Naureen Hassan, a 25-year veteran of the financial services industry, has been named as the First Vice President...

Indian-Americans are taking over US: Biden

By Arul Louis New York, March 5 (IANS) Indian-Americans are taking over the US, President Joe Biden said while congratulating Swati Mohan, the NASA engineer,...

Neera Tanden accepts defeat; Biden promises another job

By Arul Louis New York, March 3 (IANS) Indian-American Neera Tanden, who had alienated politicians on all sides, has withdrawn her nomination for a cabinet...

Biden appoints Indian-American Director of WH Military Office

By Arul Louis New York, March 3 (IANS) US President Joe Biden has appointed Indian-American Maju Varghese, who was the Chief Operating Officer of his...

Conservatives clash on Indian-American Associate AG nominee

By Arul Louis New York, March 2 (IANS) With the nomination of the Indian-American cabinet nominee, Neera Tandon, deadlocked, the focus is now on Vanita...

Indian environment expert Ligia Noronha appointed UN Ast S-G

By Arul Louis United Nations, Feb 26 (IANS) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Indian environment and economics expert Ligia Noronha as an assistant secretary-general and...

South Asian group mobilises for Tanden as Biden stands by her

By Arul Louis New York, Feb 23 (IANS) While President Joe Biden doubled down on the nomination of Neera Tanden to a top cabinet post...

Payback time as 50-50 Senate puts Neera Tanden nomination in jeopardy

By Nikhila Natarajan New York, Feb 22 (IANS) The White House is scrambling to find Republicans who can put Neera Tanden, the Indian American nominee...