Tag: Indian american

Indian-American researcher awarded $6.5Mn to identify cancer biomarkers

Washington: The US National Cancer Institute has give the "Outstanding Investigator Award" to Professor Arul Chinnaiyan, from the University of…

Indian-American researcher awarded $6.5Mn to identify cancer biomarkers

Washington: The US National Cancer Institute has give the "Outstanding Investigator Award" to Professor Arul Chinnaiyan, from the University of…

I want to take big swings at big names: Indian-American comedian Hasan Minhaj

New Delhi: From speaking of his own identity crisis while growing up in the US as an immigrant, to picking…

Kamala Harris to make first campaign endorsement

Washington: Kamala Harris, the first Indian-American to serve in the US Senate, is set to make her first endorsement in…

Indian-American researchers unleash turmeric’s power to fight cancer

Bengaluru: A team of Indian-American researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and at the University of Utah…

Trump names Indian-American to key role in appointment of SC justice

New York: US President Donald Trump has appointed an Indian-American official, Raj Shah, to a key role in the contentious…

Arrest in threats to kill senior Indian-American official’s children

New York: A person has been arrested and charged with threatening to kill the children of Ajit Pai, the head…

Indian-American Congresswoman arrested in Washington anti-immigration protest

Washington: Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal was arrested along with 575 other women during a protest staged here against US President…

Indian American techie convicted of sexually assaulting ‘date’

Washington: An Indian American IT executive has been convicted of sexually assaulting, choking and beating a woman he met on…

Indian-American doctor pleads guilty to theft from insurance firms

Washington: An Indian-American doctor has pleaded guilty to stealing from insurance companies and faces a fine of $100,000, authorities said.…

Indian-American doctor pleads guilty to theft from insurance firms

Washington: An Indian-American doctor has pleaded guilty to stealing from insurance companies and faces a fine of $100,000, authorities said.…

Indian-American actor hopes to work with Bollywood’s Khans

New Delhi: Indian-American actor Vandit Bhatt says he grew up watching Bollywood's Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Aamir Khan…

Trump nominates Indian-American to federal judgeship

New York: US President Donald Trump nominated Diane Gujarati, a prosecutor of Indian descent, to a federal judgeship on Thursday…

Indian-American doctor indicted for $1 mn healthcare payment fraud

Washington: An Indian-American doctor has been indicted in Illinois for pocketing nearly $1 million in fraudulent health insurance claims through…

Indian-American publisher acquires TV channel with eye on Indian market

New York: Indian-American publishing group Parikh Worldwide Media (PWM) has acquired ITV Gold cable TV channel with plans to enter…

Indian-American teen wins $100K in Jeopardy college quiz contest

New Yor: Indian-American teenager, Dhruv Gaur, has won the $100,000 Jeopardy college quiz championship. The first-year student at Ivy League…

Indian American teen shot dead for firing on police

Washington: An Indian American teenager wanted on a felony firearms possession warrant was killed in police firing after he used…

Indian American-led team chasing information leakers at Facebook: Report

San Francisco: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has reportedly deployed "secret police" to catch and punish information leakers at his company…

Indian-American from Florida to run for US Congress

Houston: An Indian-American has announced he will run for the US House of Representatives from Florida district. Sanjay Patel will…

Six Indian Americans win Gates Cambridge scholarship

Washington: Six Indian Americans, including two women, are among 35 students from the US selected for the prestigious Gates Cambridge…