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President Biden Waives Ethics Rules to Allow Former Lobbyist Make Policy Rules as DHS Official

The Biden administration has waived ethics rules to allow a top Department of Homeland Security…

Congressman Ro Khanna Distances Himself From Scandal-Scarred Trump Loyalist Matt Gaetz

Congressman Ro Khanna has conveniently distanced himself from his embattled Republican colleague Matt Gaetz of…

President Biden Authorizes Trump Administration’s Suspension on Visa Programs Like H-1B, H-2B to Expire

President Joe Biden has let a directive issued by former President Donald Trump to temporarily…

New India Variant of COVID-19 Virus Found in California’s Bay Area

A new variant of the virus that causes COVID-19 that has been found in California…

A Conversation With AI Engineer Jagadish Mahendran Whose Invention ‘Sees’ for Visually Impaired People

When AI perception engineer Jagadish Mahendran heard about his friend Breean Cox’s daily challenges navigating…

Shankar Vedantam’s New Book Illustrates How Self-deception Plays a Vital role in One’s Success and Well-being

Journalist and author Shankar Vedantam’s latest book, “Useful Delusions: The Power and Paradox of the…

The Good Samaritan: Dr. Swaiman Singh is Providing Medical Care to Protesting Indian Farmers Near Delhi

What was meant to be a short holiday in India last December, has turned out…

Biden Nominates Two South Asian Americans as Federal Circuit and Superior Court Judges

President Joe Biden has nominated Judge Rupa Ranga Puttagunta for the Superior Court of the…

American Holi: Covid Fails to Dampen Holi Masti as Indian Americans Celebrate Festival of Colors

Despite a looming threat of coronavirus resurgence, Indian Americans got together this past weekend to…

Art Winners of South Asian Youth Essay and Art Contest With Civil Rights Theme

Hindus for Human Rights and the Indian American Muslim Council recently partnered to host an…

Chicago City Council Votes Against Resolution Critical of Modi Government’s Citizenship Laws, Rights Violations

The Chicago City Council, on March 24, voted against a resolution critical of India’s Citizenship…

President Biden Nominates Seema Nanda as Solicitor in the Department of Labor

President Joe Biden has nominated former Democratic National Committee chief executive officer and former Obama…