Amna Nawaz

Pakistani-American journalist to co-moderate next Democratic presidential debate

indica News Bureau- Pakistani-American journalist Amna Nawaz, known for her work on PBS’ “Newshour,” is scheduled to become the first woman of South Asian origin to co-moderate a major American political party presidential debate, according to published reports. Nawaz, 40, a “NewsHour” senior correspondent, will join co-moderators PBS anchor and managing editor Judy Woodruff, “NewsHour” […]

Mika Singh banned from Indian film industry

IANS-   The All Indian Cine Workers Association (AICWA) has banned singer Mika Singh from the Indian film industry for performing at an event in Karachi, Pakistan. The event in Pakistan was organized by former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf’s close relative. A 30-second video clip tweeted by a Pakistani journalist showed Mika performing at the […]

Hindu American Foundation lobbies US Congress to act on issues of significance to Indian subcontinent

indica News Bureau   A group of American Hindus traveled to Washington, D.C., in an annual effort to lobby elected officials to take legislative action and to promote strengthening US-India relations and condemn violence on the Indian subcontinent, according to the Hindu advocacy group organizing the trip More than 80 members of the Hindu American […]