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Punjabi truck driver who killed 16 in Canada faces deportation

Toronto, Oct 30 (IANS) A Punjabi truck driver, who killed 16 Canadian junior hockey players and injured 13 others by jumping red light in...

2nd Indian-origin candidate running for US VP

BY ARUL LOUIS New York, Oct 29 (IANS) There are two Indian-origin candidates running for the US Vice President in the November 3 election --...

Indian-origin NY cop called hero for disarming alleged killer while off-duty

New York, Oct 28 (IANS) An Indian-origin New York police officer who tackled and disarmed an alleged gun-wielding killer who had just shot his...

Ananya Birla alleges ‘racist’ US eatery threw her out, but restaurant denies

New York, Oct 26 (IANS) Pop star Ananya Birla has alleged that a celebrity chef's restaurant in California was "very racist" in throwing her...

8 Indo-Canadians elected MLAs in British Columbia polls

BY GURMUKH SINGH Vancouver, Oct 25 (IANS) Eight Indo-Canadians were elected to the 87-member Assembly of Canada's British Columbia province. There were 27 Indian-origin candidates in...

GKPD holds protest rally in Washington

Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) The Global Kashmiri Pandit Diaspora (GKPD) and other community organisations held a protest rally in front of the Embassy of...

Indian American judge Amit Mehta to preside over landmark Google antitrust case

BY NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, Oct 21 (IANS) Amit P. Mehta, an Indian American US district judge, has been assigned the Justice Department's landmark lawsuit...

Search underway for missing Indian-American professor

Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) A search was underway for an Indian-American professor who has been missing for 10 days after a hike to Mount...

Indian-American teenager scientist Anika Chebrolu wins $25K prize

New York, Oct 19 (IANS) Indian-American teenager Anika Chebrolu has won a $25,000 prize for her work on a potential Covid-19 treatment. Along with the...

Global award for Indian conservationist who saved vultures

New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Britain's largest nature conservation charity Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) has bestowed the prestigious Medal for...