Justice Markandey Katju says that he disagrees with Pakistani intellectual giant Dr Akbar Ahmed on several issues, Here, he elucidates his viewpoint.
Foundation of Indian and Indian Diaspora Studies (FIIDS), the US-based non-profit organization will organize an Indian American Advocacy Summit 2023 at Capitol Hill, Washington DC on April 27 2023 to highlight and deliberate on issues close to India and the Indian diaspora community.
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.
After a Washington DC-based Indian journalist Lalit Jha was attacked by Khalistan supporters, the Indian embassy in the United States has condemned the incident in a statement released on Saturday.
Indian economy, post-pandemic, was put under the scanner by a panel of eminent academics and diplomats of the US and India at The India Dialog session for 2023 organized by US-Asia Technology Management Center and Institute for Competitiveness held at Stanford University on February 23 and 24, 2023.
On February 19, ASEI celebrated its 40th anniversary as well as ‘Engineers Week’, at a small event at Amber in Palo Alto, California where Malik shared the vision and formation of the non-profit in 1983.
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.
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal will embark on an official visit to New York and Washington DC from January 9 to 22 to participate in India-US Trade Policy Forum.
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.
US President Joe Biden signed a bill on Tuesday codifying federal protections for same-sex marriage. The move came days after the Respect for Marriage Act went through both houses of the US Congress.
The tenure of India’s Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu, has been extended for a year till January 31, 2024. Earlier, he was due to retire in January 2023.
A US Congressional panel released a new report detailing efforts by the Trump administration to politicize federal response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis accused the White House under former US President Donald Trump of undermining “public health to benefit the former president’s political goals”.
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 […]
Ritu Jha – The number of people arrested in the case of the fake university set up as a sting operation has gone up to 146. Carissa Cutrell, a spokesperson for the Immigration and Customs Enforcement, told indica, “As of Friday, February 1, ICE had arrested 146 individuals for civil immigration violations related to their […]
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 […]