ICAI launches Arizona chapter, to expand presence in US

With an aim to expand its footprint in the US, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) inaugurated its eighth overseas chapter in Arizona on March 31, 2023.

This is the 45th overseas chapter of ICAI globally and one of the three new chapters in the US that had been announced by the ICAI president, CA. Aniket Sunil Talati. The other two are scheduled to be opened in Seattle and Ohio.

Assemblymember Kalra introduces the Stable Homes Act to keep families in their homes, preserve affordable housing

Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San José) introduced AB 919, the Stable Homes Act, on February 14 to give tenants, local public agencies, and mission-driven nonprofits a first opportunity to purchase or match an offer on rental housing properties when owners choose to put them up for sale. AB 919 is sponsored by California Reinvestment Coalition, Housing California, and Public Advocates.

Washington DC judge dismisses Hindu American Foundation defamation suit against Hindus for Human Rights

The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) has lost a defamation case it brought against Hindus for Human Rights (HfHR) in May 2021 in Washington DC. The lawsuit was filed at the District Court for the District of Columbia by HAF against HfHR after two online articles were published by the online division of Qatar-headquartered Al Jazeera Media Network.

People of Kashmir, deserve independence, deserve their rights and deserve justice – CAIR USA

indica News Bureau-   Several Muslim rights activists representing various Islamic groups on Tuesday, Aug.6, held demonstrations in front of Indian Embassy in Washington DC and consulate in Chicago as well, to register their protests against the reorganization of the State of Jammu and Kashmir and abrogation of articles 370 and 35A from the Indian […]

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Congresswoman Jayapal takes Pichai on issues of sexual harassment, hate speech

indica News Bureau –   Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal took on fellow Indian American and Google CEO Sundar Pichai, who appeared before the Congressional committee for a grilling by lawmakers on December 11, over issues of sexual harassment and hate speech. Jayapal asked Pichai to voluntarily commit to ending forced arbitration for all internal employee issues […]