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India unveils first-ever comprehensive draft law on human trafficking

India unveils first-ever comprehensive draft law on human trafficking

India’s minister for women and children unveiled a draft of the country’s first-ever comprehensive anti-human trafficking law, which would treat survivors as victims in need of assistance and…

Microsoft seeks to empower every Indian: Satya Nadella

Microsoft seeks to empower every Indian: Satya Nadella

Microsoft’s focus on India is to empower every citizen and organisation so that they can perform better than their potential and achieve more for themselves and the country,…

French Open: Paes, Bopanna enter men’s doubles quarters, Sania-Martina ousted

French Open: Paes, Bopanna enter men’s doubles quarters, Sania-Martina ousted

India’s tennis stars Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna stormed into the quarter-finals of their respective men’s doubles events while Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis were…

COMMUNITY

The Halal Guys Donate $30,000 To LaGuardia Community College

The Halal Guys Donate $30,000 To  LaGuardia Community College

The Halal Guys, popular New York City street-food vendor turned worldwide franchise, which has a…

Jersey Businessman Inducted Into Rhode Island Hall Of Fame

Jersey Businessman Inducted Into Rhode Island Hall Of Fame

Piyush Patel, 64, a New Jersey businessman, was inducted into the Rhode Island Heritage Hall…

New Yorker Jairam Hathwar Named Spelling Bee Co-champion

New Yorker Jairam Hathwar Named Spelling Bee Co-champion

Jairam Hathwar, a 13-year-old from Painted Post, New York, was named co-champion of the 2016…

North Jersey Chapter Of Global Organization Launched

North Jersey Chapter Of Global Organization Launched

Recognizing the large Indian-American community in New Jersey, the Global Organization of People of Indian…

Undocumented South Asians Placed In Body Bags

Undocumented South Asians Placed In Body Bags

A group of South Asian migrants have alleged that they were forcefully placed in “body…

INDIA

India unveils first-ever comprehensive draft law on human trafficking

India unveils first-ever comprehensive draft law on human trafficking

India’s minister for women and children unveiled a draft of the country’s first-ever comprehensive anti-human trafficking law, which would treat survivors as victims in need of assistance and…

Emraan’s deal with wife: One bag for every film he kisses in

Emraan’s deal with wife: One bag for every film he kisses in

Actor Emraan Hashmi, who has earned the nickname “serial kisser” for his on-screen kisses, says that his wife Parveen still sulks about his kisses and calms down only…

Microsoft seeks to empower every Indian: Satya Nadella

Microsoft seeks to empower every Indian: Satya Nadella

Microsoft’s focus on India is to empower every citizen and organisation so that they can perform better than their potential and achieve more for themselves and the country,…

CRIME

Latest Flushing Robbery May Have Link To Earlier Holdups

Latest Flushing Robbery May Have Link To Earlier Holdups

The latest robbery in a Dunkin’ Donuts in Flushing, New York, May 22 has the police look into a possible link…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Microsoft seeks to empower every Indian: Satya Nadella

Microsoft’s focus on India is to empower every citizen and organisation so that they can perform better than their potential and achieve more for themselves and the…

INDIA

India unveils first-ever comprehensive draft law on human trafficking

India’s minister for women and children unveiled a draft of the country’s first-ever comprehensive anti-human trafficking law, which would treat survivors as victims in need of assistance…

POLITICS

India unveils first-ever comprehensive draft law on human trafficking

India’s minister for women and children unveiled a draft of the country’s first-ever comprehensive anti-human trafficking law, which would treat survivors as victims in need of assistance…

SOUTH ASIA

Pakistan sees jihad as low-cost option to bleed India: Haqqani

Prosecution of jihadis in Pakistan is difficult as the system considers them to be “the good guys”, according to Husain Haqqani, Pakistan’s former envoy to the US.…

COMMUNITY

The Halal Guys Donate $30,000 To LaGuardia Community College

The Halal Guys, popular New York City street-food vendor turned worldwide franchise, which has a strong following not just among South Asians in New York City, but…

ENTERTAINMENT

I Am A Greedy Actor, Says Vidya Balan

Actress Vidya Balan says she is a greedy actor and doesn’t believe in restricting herself to Hindi film industry. “I wanted to do a Marathi film as…

LIFESTYLE

China and India have a huge problem with racism toward black people

Just minutes before his birthday, Masonda Ketanda Olivier was beaten to death. The Congolese national was confronted by a mob of men late at night last Friday…

CINEMA

I Am A Greedy Actor, Says Vidya Balan

Actress Vidya Balan says she is a greedy actor and doesn’t believe in restricting herself to Hindi film industry. “I wanted to do a Marathi film as…