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Sikh ice cream vendor shot dead

A 45-year-old Sikh, who was an ice  cream vendor in East Oakland and was locally known as ice cream man, was shot dead in broad day...

4 South Asian children win Google contest

Our Bureau Santa Ana, CA: Four future scientists with interests ranging from filmmaking, acting, 3D printing, math and robotics-- Nadia (11), Rayyan (10), Kamran (10)...

US Sikh ice cream vendor shot dead

Los Angeles, October 5: A 45-year-old Indian-origin ice cream vendor has been shot dead by an unidentified gunman in the US state of California,...

Indian-American gets NIH grant for heart disease research

New Delhi: An Indian-American biomedical researcher in a US university has received $423,485 grant from National Institutes of Health (NIH), one of the world's...

Sonia to continue as Cong chief, says PM poll promises ‘hawabaazi’

New Delhi, Sept 8 Contrary to speculation about Rahul Gandhi's elevation, Sonia Gandhi will remain as Congress president with her term being extended today...

Take risk, invest more: PM to India Inc

New Delhi, Sept 8: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked the Indian industry to take risk and invest more as his government promised a...

Martyr from elite 9 Para killed 10 Pak terrorists in 11...

New Delhi, September 5: Call him ‘Shatrujit -- the conqueror.’ Lance Naik Mohan Nath Goswami of Army’s elite 9 Para will live on for...

TRAI says compensate for call drop, disclose network capacity

New Delhi: Plagued by the problem of call drops, telecom regulator TRAI on Friday proposed that service providers should compensate mobile subscribers for call...

Modi’s sartorial choice: Simple and sober dress

New Delhi: Panned by his opponents for his costly dresses, although known for his fondness for crisp kurtas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday...

At $8 b, Mumbai tops in terrorism risks among global centres

Mumbai, Sept 3: The megapolis has the largest exposure to terrorism at almost $8 billion and the second highest exposure to power outages with...

India seeks extradition of individuals from UAE as the two review...

New Delhi, Sept 3: India has pressed for extradition of certain individuals from UAE who are wanted here as the two countries reviewed the...

Army kills 4 militants in Kashmir, loses one soldier

Srinagar, Sept 3: In the second success in two days, the Army on Thursday killed four militants in an overnight encounter in a forest...

Rift among Patels widens in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, September 3 With the second phase of the agitation by the “Patidars” (Patels) for reservation benefits beginning later this week, the rift within the...

Haryana lawyer files plea in Pak court for Geeta’s custody

Karachi: An Indian human rights activist has reportedly filed a petition in a Karachi court for the custody of Geeta, a deaf and mute...

Vince Chhabria appointed judge

Vince Chhabria, and Indian American is among the 11 federal judges appointed here last week by President Obama. The appointment filled 11 of the 14...

Centre releases list of 98 cities for Smart City project

New Delhi, Aug 27 The Centre today announced the names of 98 cities selected for the Modi government's flagship Smart Cities project but Mumbai,...

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