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Kerry presses India on global trade deal as deadline looms

Kerry presses India on global trade deal as deadline looms

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived in India on Wednesday for an official visit, has pressed New Delhi to drop its opposition to global trade reforms,…

Court ruling tests Indian dowry laws enacted to protect women

Court ruling tests Indian dowry laws enacted to protect women

NEW DELHI — Roughly 8,000 women in India died violent deaths in 2013 because their families were unable to cough up the demands for more dowry, according to…

COMMUNITY

Queens Museum to Host an Evening with Om Puri

Queens Museum to Host an Evening with Om Puri

The Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens, will host an evening with versatile…

21-year-old Delaware Driver Charged in Death of Bicyclist

21-year-old Delaware Driver Charged in Death of Bicyclist

A 21-year-old Delaware man is facing charges in the death of a bicyclist on July…

Pakistani Terror Suspect to Act as Own Lawyer at Trial

Pakistani Terror Suspect to Act as Own Lawyer at Trial

Suspected Al Qaeda terrorist linked to the New York City subway bombing plotters will act…

Tristate as Muslims Celebrate Eid ul-Fitr

Tristate as Muslims Celebrate Eid ul-Fitr

Indian-American Muslims from the tristate area joined fellow Muslims on July 28 to celebrate Eid…

INDIA

Air India staff found smuggling gold

Air India staff found smuggling gold

Authorities have found 13 cases of gold smuggling by employees of the national carrier, Air India, over the past three years and the current year, the junior civil…

Kerry presses India on global trade deal as deadline looms

Kerry presses India on global trade deal as deadline looms

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived in India on Wednesday for an official visit, has pressed New Delhi to drop its opposition to global trade reforms,…

Court ruling tests Indian dowry laws enacted to protect women

Court ruling tests Indian dowry laws enacted to protect women

NEW DELHI — Roughly 8,000 women in India died violent deaths in 2013 because their families were unable to cough up the demands for more dowry, according to…

CRIME

Pakistani Terror Suspect to Act as Own Lawyer at Trial

Pakistani Terror Suspect to Act as Own Lawyer at Trial

Suspected Al Qaeda terrorist linked to the New York City subway bombing plotters will act as his own lawyer at his…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Kerry presses India on global trade deal as deadline looms

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived in India on Wednesday for an official visit, has pressed New Delhi to drop its opposition to global trade…

INDIA

Air India staff found smuggling gold

Authorities have found 13 cases of gold smuggling by employees of the national carrier, Air India, over the past three years and the current year, the junior…

POLITICS

Harnessing the Power of India’s Unruly Democracy

One of the irritating aspects of writing a book about current events is that those events change faster than the book can reach the market. Simon Denyer’s…

SOUTH ASIA

Pakistan mob kills woman, girls, over “blasphemous” Facebook post

A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a religious sect and two of her granddaughters after a sect member was accused of posting blasphemous material on…

COMMUNITY

Queens Museum to Host an Evening with Om Puri

The Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens, will host an evening with versatile Bollywood actor Om Puri on Aug. 3. Puri, who has made a…

ENTERTAINMENT

I’m Maturing Like an Old Wine: Rajeshwari Sachdev

– MUMBAI Rajeshwari Sachdev’s stint in theater, television and films has been like a treasure-trove. The National Award winning actress too admits that her acting journey has…

LIFESTYLE

Many Americans Hold Negative Impressions of Hindu Americans, Poll Reveals

Hindu-Americans are not regarded as warmly as the Jews, Catholics, Evangelical Christians and Buddhists, a recent poll by the Pew Research Center has revealed. According to the…

CINEMA

I’m Maturing Like an Old Wine: Rajeshwari Sachdev

– MUMBAI Rajeshwari Sachdev’s stint in theater, television and films has been like a treasure-trove. The National Award winning actress too admits that her acting journey has…

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