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More than 300 million Indians suffer from a crippling drought

More than 300 million Indians suffer from a crippling drought

SHIVOOR, India – In the blistering sun and swirling dust, farmer Dhananjay Hanumant Suryavanshi squats on his empty land and caresses the parched earth. “There is only one…

Nadella, Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel make it to highest-paid CEOs list

Nadella, Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel make it to highest-paid CEOs list

Indian origin Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel and Satya Nadella made it to the list of 100 highest-paid CEOs in the world compiled by compensation information provider Equilar. LyondellBasell…

Indian maid who lost arm as fled Saudi Arabia becomes face of human trafficking

Indian maid who lost arm as fled Saudi Arabia becomes face of human trafficking

CHENNAI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When Kasthuri Munirathinam crawled out of the window of a second floor apartment in Riyadh, she was scared for her life. The…

COMMUNITY

Nadella, Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel make it to highest-paid CEOs list

Nadella, Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel make it to highest-paid CEOs list

Indian origin Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel and Satya Nadella made it to the list of…

Lovely To Meet Funny, Charming Barack Obama: Priyanka

Lovely To Meet Funny, Charming Barack Obama: Priyanka

Actress Priyanka Chopra was elated to meet the “very funny and charming” U.S .President Barack…

Gujarat And Maharashtra Day Celebrated At Times Square

Gujarat And Maharashtra Day Celebrated At Times Square

In the first such joint celebration both Gujarat Day and Maharashtra Day, which fall on…

Multicultural Holi Hai In Manhattan And Brooklyn

Multicultural Holi Hai In Manhattan And Brooklyn

Thousands of men, women and children, crowded into Dag Hammarskjold Plaza in mid-town Manhattan April…

Wearing Heart On Their Sleeves At Gujarat Day Celebration

Wearing Heart On Their Sleeves At Gujarat Day Celebration

Thousands of miles away from their home state, Gujaratis in the Tristate area celebrated Gujarat…

INDIA

More than 300 million Indians suffer from a crippling drought

More than 300 million Indians suffer from a crippling drought

SHIVOOR, India – In the blistering sun and swirling dust, farmer Dhananjay Hanumant Suryavanshi squats on his empty land and caresses the parched earth. “There is only one…

India rejects Apple’s plan to import used iPhones

India rejects Apple’s plan to import used iPhones

India has rejected a plan by Apple Inc to import used iPhones, government officials said on Wednesday, a blow to the U.S. tech giant that has been seeking…

Indian maid who lost arm as fled Saudi Arabia becomes face of human trafficking

Indian maid who lost arm as fled Saudi Arabia becomes face of human trafficking

CHENNAI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When Kasthuri Munirathinam crawled out of the window of a second floor apartment in Riyadh, she was scared for her life. The…

CRIME

Brutal rape, murder of a woman in Kerala sparks protests

Brutal rape, murder of a woman in Kerala sparks protests

CHENNAI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Hundreds of people in Kerala took to the streets on Tuesday to demand a fast…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Nadella, Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel make it to highest-paid CEOs list

Indian origin Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel and Satya Nadella made it to the list of 100 highest-paid CEOs in the world compiled by compensation information provider Equilar.…

INDIA

More than 300 million Indians suffer from a crippling drought

SHIVOOR, India – In the blistering sun and swirling dust, farmer Dhananjay Hanumant Suryavanshi squats on his empty land and caresses the parched earth. “There is only…

POLITICS

More than 300 million Indians suffer from a crippling drought

SHIVOOR, India – In the blistering sun and swirling dust, farmer Dhananjay Hanumant Suryavanshi squats on his empty land and caresses the parched earth. “There is only…

SOUTH ASIA

‘India, Pakistan were poised to sign peace treaty, but US played spoiler’

India and Pakistan had agreed on a peace and no-war treaty and were on the verge of signing it in July 1984 before Pakistan President Zia ul-Haq,…

COMMUNITY

Nadella, Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel make it to highest-paid CEOs list

Indian origin Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel and Satya Nadella made it to the list of 100 highest-paid CEOs in the world compiled by compensation information provider Equilar.…

ENTERTAINMENT

Lovely To Meet Funny, Charming Barack Obama: Priyanka

Actress Priyanka Chopra was elated to meet the “very funny and charming” U.S .President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner…

LIFESTYLE

Padma Lakshmi Named 2016 Ellis Island Honoree

Padma Lakshmi, host of popular reality show ‘Top Chef’, added a new feather to her cap last week when the author and model was named a recipient…

CINEMA

Lovely To Meet Funny, Charming Barack Obama: Priyanka

Actress Priyanka Chopra was elated to meet the “very funny and charming” U.S .President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner…