LEAD STORIES
Indian American businessman Hirsh Vardhan Singh to run for Governor of New Jersey

Indian American businessman Hirsh Vardhan Singh to run for Governor of New Jersey

NEW YORK: An Indian American engineer and businessman Hirsh Vardhan Singh has announced he would make a run for the governor of New Jersey as a Republican candidate.…

Hanumantha Rao Narra not charged in murder case of his wife and son, to attend funeral in India

Hanumantha Rao Narra not charged in murder case of his wife and son, to attend funeral in India

NEW YORK: Indian software technology professional Hanumantha Rao Narra, whose wife, Sasikala Narra, 38, and six-year-old son Anish Narra, were found brutally stabbed to death at home on…

New Jersey double homicide case: 6-year-old Anish Narra’s face was stabbed multiple times

New Jersey double homicide case: 6-year-old Anish Narra’s face was stabbed multiple times

NEW YORK: More than four years ago, evil walked through a door of the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, just after 9 a.m. That evil was…

COMMUNITY

Zoroastrian Association of Metropolitan Chicago to host education, public health forum

The Zoroastrian Association of Metropolitan Chicago will be hosting an Education and Public Health Forum…

Seminar held on challenges faced by the Indian-American community

Seminar held on challenges faced by the Indian-American community

Chicago Andhra Association along with Indian Community Outreach jointly held an Immigration Forum at the…

Inaugural iCAN Awards honor best of the Indian-American community

Inaugural iCAN Awards honor best of the Indian-American community

Accomplished Indian-Americans from the Greater Chicago area were recognized March 18 at the inaugural iCAN…

Andhra pride, culture and heritage celebrated at Chicago Andhra Association’s first anniversary

Andhra pride, culture and heritage celebrated at Chicago Andhra Association’s first anniversary

The Chicago Andhra Association (CAA) celebrated its first anniversary on March 18 with an evening…

3rd International Yoga Day to be held June 24

3rd International Yoga Day to be held June 24

The Consulate General of India in Chicago will host the 3rd International Yoga Day on…

IMMIGRATION

Processing of concurrent H-1B visa and H-4 EAD getting delayed at Nebraska Service Center

Processing of concurrent H-1B visa and H-4 EAD getting delayed at Nebraska Service Center

The processing of H-1B visa extension and H-4 and H-4 EAD applications that are concurrently filed with premium processing before the April 3, 2017, premium processing suspension may…

Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

NEW YORK: The Indian American CEO of Dynasoft Synergy Jayavel Murugan, based in Bay Area, California, and a Santa Monica-based executive, Syed Nawaz, are accused of filing false…

Green Card overhaul?

Green Card overhaul?

Support is growing among U.S. lawmakers in the House of Representatives for a bill that would bring about drastic change in the way Green Cards are distributed by…

Passage To India

The Incurable Language Bug: My Love Story with Hindi

The Incurable Language Bug: My Love Story with Hindi

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows I came down with the Language Bug in the…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Melania Trump honors 13 women at International Women of Courage Award

WASHINGTON, DC: In a rare public appearance, first lady Melania Trump took part in a ceremony Wednesday to give the State Department’s International Women of Courage Award…

INDIA

Trump is a “devil”: Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna

WASHINGTON, DC: Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna, a Democrat who represents the 17th Congressional District of California, known as the Silicon Valley, called US President Donald Trump…

POLITICS

Trump is a “devil”: Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna

WASHINGTON, DC: Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna, a Democrat who represents the 17th Congressional District of California, known as the Silicon Valley, called US President Donald Trump…

SOUTH ASIA

Pakistani American couple gift $15 million to Notre Dame for religion institute

NEW YORK: A Pakistani American couple, Rafat Ansari and Zoreen Ansari, and their family, of South Bend, Indiana, have made a $15 million gift to the University…

COMMUNITY

Zoroastrian Association of Metropolitan Chicago to host education, public health forum

The Zoroastrian Association of Metropolitan Chicago will be hosting an Education and Public Health Forum on April 9, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 8615 Meadowbrook…

ENTERTAINMENT

‘Phillauri’ two films in one?

Anshai Lal’s “Phillauri” could have been two films, except for the ghost that glides in and out of the two stories. Tree-dwelling spirit Shashi (Anushka Sharma) –…

LIFESTYLE

An ode to Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Sunayana Dumala by Meera Nair

NEW YORK: What if Srinivas Kuchibhotla had on that fateful day on Feb. 22, 2017, headed out after work with his friend and colleague Alok Reddy Madasani,…

CINEMA

Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ still No. 1 for second weekend

Beauty may be fleeting, but it’s got legs at the box office. “Beauty and the Beast,” Walt Disney Co.’s live-action remake of the animated classic, was the…