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Michigan State Rep. Shri Thanedar is Contemplating Running for U.S. Congress From 13th District

Michigan State Rep. Shri Thanedar, a Democrat, is planning to run for the U.S. Congress,…

H-4 Dreamers: The Harrowing Story of the Mani Family and the Plight of Their ‘Aging Out’ Children

Sobhana* Mani was five when she came to the United States as a dependent under…

Indian American Dr. Monica Bharel Joins Boston Mayor-elect Michelle Wu’s Cabinet

Dr. Monica Bharel, the former commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, has been…

Huma Abedin’s Memoir Details the Strong Influence of Her Indian-Pakistani Upbringing and Her Islamic Faith

Growing up, whenever Huma Abedin was asked where she was from originally, she always said…

New Jersey State Sen. Vin Gopal Declares Victory in a Tight Race in the 11th District

New Jersey State Sen. Vin Gopal, a Democrat, has declared victory in a tight race…

Diwali Gala in D.C.: Lawmakers, Activists, and Politicos Attend Indian American Impact Project’s Celebration

Influential lawmakers at the federal and state level, activists, and supporters of the Indian American…

Vice President Kamala Harris Greets South Asian American White House Staff on Diwali

Vice President Kamala Devi Harris surprised the South Asian American staff at the White House…

Indian American Bhavya Lal to Head NASA’s Newly-created Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy

Bhavya Lal, a Biden political appointee who has held several positions at the National Aeronautics…

Diversity Advocate Mini Timmaraju is First Woman of Color to Lead One of Country’s Most Powerful Abortion Rights Groups

Indian American Mini Timmaraju has been named the first woman of color to lead NARAL…

Diya Lights Up the White House as President and Vice President Greet Indian Americans on Diwali

President Biden and First Lady Jill Biden joined millions of Indian Americans in celebrating Diwali,…

In a Historic First Pakistani American Shama Haider Wins N.J. State Assembly Seat From 37th Legislative District

Pakistani American Shama Haider, chair of the Democratic Party in Tenafly, New Jersey has won…

Virginia Democratic House Delegate Suhas Subramanyam Wins Second Term in 87th District

Suhas Subramanyam, a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 87, has…