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15 Minutes of Fame or What? How Past Indian American Spelling Bee Champions are Doing Now

Sujata Day’s debut directorial “Definition Please” is being hailed for shattering stereotypes associated with South…

Small Business Owner Bhavini Patel Announces Run for U.S. Congress From Pennsylvania’s 18th District

Bhavini Patel, a Democrat and a small business owner from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has announced her…

Indian American Children’s Author Rajani LaRocca Receives Newbery Honor Medal for Children’s Literature

Indian American author Rajani LaRocca’s “Red, White and Whole” is among runners-up for the prestigious…

CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta to Receive University of Kansas’s Top Journalism Award

CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta has been selected to receive the 2022 William…

New Jersey Toddler Accidentally Orders $2,000 Worth Furniture Online While Playing on Mother’s Phone

New Jersey residents Pramod and Madhu Kumar were in for a surprise when furniture they…

Super Cop: NYPD Rookie Officer Sumit Sulan Hailed for Gunning Down Cop Killer in Harlem Shootout

It was only nine months since Sumit Sulan joined the NYPD, but his short experience…

7 Indian American High School Seniors Among 40 Regeneron Science Talent Search Finalists

Seven Indian American students are among 40 finalists selected in the Regeneron Science Talent Search,…

Indian American Nabeela Syed is Running to be First South Asian in the Illinois State Legislature

Indian American Nabeela Syed, a Democratic candidate for the 51st District in the Illinois state…

Two Indian Americans and Two Indo-Canadians Named Fellows of American Mathematical Society

Two Indian American professors have been named fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for…

Community Supports Bangladeshi American Cancer Patient Shamed by a Michigan Judge for Not Maintaining His Yard Work

The community is rallying behind Burhan Chowdhury, a 72-year-old Bangladeshi American man suffering from cancer…

The Reinvention of Edison: Mayor Sam Joshi Wants to Be a Bridge Between the Township’s Generational and Ethnic Divides

On New Year’s Day, when Samip “Sam” Joshi was sworn in as mayor of Edison,…

Port Authority Police Arrest Suspect in Attack on Sikh Taxi Driver at JFK Airport, Charged With Hate Crime

A suspect who allegedly attacked a Sikh taxi driver at New York’s John F. Kennedy…