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With No Ambassador in Sight, U.S. Embassy in India Gets its 5th Charge d’Affaires in Two Years

Career diplomat Elizabeth Jones has been named chargé d’affaires ad interim to the U.S. embassy…

Texas Man Gets Death Sentence for 2019 Murder of Sikh American Deputy in Harris County Sheriff’s Department

A 50-year-old man has been sentenced to death for the 2019 murder of Sandeep Dhaliwal,…

Yes, Prime Minister! Hindu Americans Celebrate Kalava Sporting Rishi Sunak for Embracing His Faith, Culture

Indian Americans and Hindu Americans in particular are hailing the appointment of Rishi Sunak as…

Diwali 2022: An All-American Affair as Politicians Join Celebrations Courting Indian Americans

From the east coast to the west and in between, Indian Americans came out in…

A Diya in White House: Calling Diwali a ‘Joyous Part of the American Culture’ President Biden Acknowledges New British PM ‘Rashid Sanook’

A diverse group of more than 200 Indian Americans attended a Diwali reception at the…

Salman Rushdie’s Agent Says the Novelist Lost Sight in One Eye and His Left Hand is Incapacitated

Salman Rushdie lives, but his life will not be the same again. The 75-year-old author…

Seattle City Lawmaker Kashama Sawant Cries Foul After ‘Shitty’ Attacks On Her House

Seattle’s Socialist Council Member Kashama Sawant has accused the city police of not responding to…

Diwali in D.C.: Kamala Harris Celebrates Festival of Lights Before Midterms Darkness Descends on Democrats

Diwali Celebrations might be the last of the parties Democrats will be hosting and attending…

Biographer of the Human Body: Siddhartha Mukherjee’s Latests Book is an ‘Outstanding Addition to His Oeuvre’

You could mistake him for a professional playing in a Jazz fusion band or Indian…

UnTrussworthy: After the Prime Minister’s Abrupt Resignation, Tories Again Look to Rishi Sunak to Save Britain

Indian-origin former British Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak is back in contention for the…

Yes, Usha Chilukuri is an Indian, But Not That Indian: Ohio Republican Senate Candidate Lays Racism Charge Against Cartoon

In this election season, everyone is on the edge and a tad touchy. Even a…

Afterlife Noir: Sri Lankan Author Shehan Karunatilaka Wins 2022 Booker Prize for His Novel ‘The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida’

More than 12 years after the end of one of the most brutal conflicts in…