LEAD STORIES

Owner Of N.J. Diagnostic Company Sued For Alleged False Claims

An Indian-American man from Morris County, New Jersey, and his diagnostic testing company are being sued by the government for allegedly submitting false claims to Medicare for thousands…

I’m Interested In Composing Film Music: Anoushka Shankar

I’m Interested In Composing Film Music: Anoushka Shankar

Five-time Grammy nominated sitarist and composer Anoushka Shankar, who is currently touring India as part of a charity event and in support of her ninth album “Land of…

‘Befikre’ Has More Than Just Kissing Scenes, Says Ranveer

‘Befikre’ Has More Than Just Kissing Scenes, Says Ranveer

Actor Ranveer Singh says that his forthcoming film “Befikre” has a nice story apart from the much talked about kissing scenes. “Yes, there is a story. When Adi…

COMMUNITY

Virginia Healthcare Co. CEO Pleads Guilty To Multimillion Fraud

Sreedhar Potarazu, 51, of Potomac, Maryland pleaded guilty Dec. 2, to charges of inducing interstate…

Owner Of N.J. Diagnostic Company Sued For Alleged False Claims

An Indian-American man from Morris County, New Jersey, and his diagnostic testing company are being…

Obama Honors Two Indian-Americans For Community Service

Two Indian-Americans – Hina Trivedi and Parina Mehrotra – were honored by Asian Chronicle USA…

NYPD Says Bias Crime Up 115 Percent Since Presidential Election

NYPD Says Bias Crime Up 115 Percent Since Presidential Election

The New York police department last week said that the city has witnessed a 115…

Raju Venugopalan Awarded Prestigious Humboldt Research Award

Raju Venugopalan Awarded Prestigious Humboldt Research Award

Raju Venugopalan, an adjunct professor at Stony Brook University and a senior physicist at the…

INDIA

Jayalalithaa: A Shy Actress Who Became Queen Of Tamil Nadu

Jayalalithaa: A Shy Actress Who Became Queen Of Tamil Nadu

She was a shy girl when she first stepped into the movie world. Decades later, by when she was one of the most popular actors in Tamil, Jayalalithaa…

Tamil Nadu’s Amma

Tamil Nadu’s Amma

One of India’s most popular politicians, Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, died on Dec. 5 following a massive cardiac arrest, setting off an outpouring of grief among thousands of supporters gathered…

Panneerselvam Sworn In As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O. Panneerselvam was on Tuesday sworn in as Chief Minister after the death of J.Jayalalithaa. Within hours of Jayalalithaa’s passing away, Panneerselvam was elected…

Passage To India

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The most profound piece of advice I was offered…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Virginia Healthcare Co. CEO Pleads Guilty To Multimillion Fraud

Sreedhar Potarazu, 51, of Potomac, Maryland pleaded guilty Dec. 2, to charges of inducing interstate travel to commit a fraud and failing to account for and pay…

INDIA

Jayalalithaa: A Shy Actress Who Became Queen Of Tamil Nadu

She was a shy girl when she first stepped into the movie world. Decades later, by when she was one of the most popular actors in Tamil,…

POLITICS

Jayalalithaa: A Shy Actress Who Became Queen Of Tamil Nadu

She was a shy girl when she first stepped into the movie world. Decades later, by when she was one of the most popular actors in Tamil,…

SOUTH ASIA

Pakistan Honors Nobel Winner In Physics 37 Years Late, But His Religion Still Stirs Anger

In most countries, it would hardly require an act of courage for the government to rename a university science center after a native-born Nobel Prize-winning physicist who…

COMMUNITY

Virginia Healthcare Co. CEO Pleads Guilty To Multimillion Fraud

Sreedhar Potarazu, 51, of Potomac, Maryland pleaded guilty Dec. 2, to charges of inducing interstate travel to commit a fraud and failing to account for and pay…

ENTERTAINMENT

I’m Interested In Composing Film Music: Anoushka Shankar

Five-time Grammy nominated sitarist and composer Anoushka Shankar, who is currently touring India as part of a charity event and in support of her ninth album “Land…

LIFESTYLE

Riya Kaur To Represent New York At Miss India USA

Riya Kaur of Valley Stream, New York, was crowned Miss India New York 2016 at the pageant held Dec. 4 at the Long Island Hilton. Renuka Joseph…

CINEMA

‘Befikre’ Has More Than Just Kissing Scenes, Says Ranveer

Actor Ranveer Singh says that his forthcoming film “Befikre” has a nice story apart from the much talked about kissing scenes. “Yes, there is a story. When…