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India’s Former Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, Dies at 66 August 24, 2019 07:19

Arun Jaitley, India’s former Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, died today after prolonged illness. He was 66. (Image source from: livelaw.in)Jaitley was rushed to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New…

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Chidambaram Sent to CBI Custody till August 26 August 22, 2019 13:49

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, who was arrested by the Chief Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday night from his residence in connection with INX media scam case, was produced in a special CBI court today.…

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India, Other Nations, Must Fight Terrorism in Afghanistan: Trump August 22, 2019 13:42

President Donald Trump on Wednesday said countries like India, Iran, Russia, and Turkey at some point of time would have to fight against terrorists in Afghanistan. Ruing that the job against the extremists is being…

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INX Media Case: History of the Case That Led to Chidambaram’s Arrest August 22, 2019 11:00

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday arrested India’s former finance minister P Chidambaram from his residence after agency sleuths scaled walls top gain access to the bungalow. He was arrested in connection with the…

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In Pictures: Devastating Fires in Amazon Rainforest Visible From Space August 22, 2019 05:40

On Monday afternoon, Brazil’s Sao Paulo completely plunged into darkness for about an hour as powerful winds carried the smoke from Amazon rainforest’ fire burning nearly 2,735 km away. The wildfires spreading across the Amazon…

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Trump Asks PM Modi, Imran Khan to Reduce Tensions over Kashmir August 20, 2019 05:39

President Donald Trump on Monday spoke to India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the phone, urging to work towards reducing tension between India and Pakistan over the disputed Kashmir region. "The president conveyed the importance…

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U.S. Assures Support to American Tech Companies in India August 20, 2019 05:04

The United States ambassador to India Kenneth I. Juster has written to top American companies in India assuring them of support for a level playing field in India, according to Reuters. In his letter, Juster…

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‘Stop Terror to Start Talks’: Syed Akbaruddin Calmly Shuts down Pak Journos August 17, 2019 10:14

India’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin's deed at a press conference after the United Nations Security Council meeting in New York is winning hearts of Indians. As soon as he…

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Sushma Swaraj Transformed MEA: Narendra Modi August 14, 2019 05:56

Days after the death of former minister of external affairs of India Sushma Swaraj, the Indian Union Cabinet held a condolence meeting on Tuesday.Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying tribute to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)…

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Rep. Ro Khanna Joins Pakistan Congressional Caucus August 14, 2019 04:45

An Indian American Democratic Congressman representing Silicon Valley Ro Khanna has joined the Congressional Pakistan Caucus. He would keep on with the American objectives of a strong United States-India relationship and peace, and stability in…

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Tom Suozzi Apologize Following Outcry over Kashmir Remarks August 13, 2019 06:55

Democratic Congressman Tom Suozzi issued a public apology on Monday for instigating outcry among the Indian American community following his last week’s provocative remarks on Jammu and Kashmir. Apologizing for his letter addressed to United…

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Trump Tightens Rules on Legal Immigrants Seeking Public Aid August 13, 2019 05:39

Trump administration on Monday announced new rules that would threaten to set back the citizenship hopes of millions of migrants mostly Hispanic who work for low wages and rely on public services for survival. According…

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