New York

We rescued all Hindus and Sikhs from Afghanistan: Minister Lekhi

By SATimes Team Hicksville, NY: Visiting the Asa Mai Hindu Temple here on Sept 10, Indian Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Meenakashi Lekhi stated that all except a handful of Hindus and Sikhs were evacuated […]

Animated film to chronicle life of ‘Sikh Captain America’

New York: Vishavjit Singh is publicly known for his Captain America persona — a Sikh man equipped with his turban and beard — fighting against bigotry, intolerance and perceptions of what an American should look like.  But […]

Indian-origin Uber driver reported killed by 15-year-old in NY

An Indian-origin Uber driver, Kuldip Singh, has been killed allegedly by a 15-year-old as New York City faces rising levels of violence, according to media reports. Singh, 21, was shot in his car on Saturday […]

International

PM Modi to meet Biden, address UN during US visit

New Delhi/Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold bilateral meetings with President Joe Biden and other foreign leaders during his US visit next week  besides addressing the UNGA in New York, the Ministry of External Affairs […]

Pakistan monkey off their backs, India-US ties getting new start

By Shishir Gupta   When Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets US President Joe Biden at White House this weekend, both the countries will have shed the monkey called Pakistan off their backs as American direct engagement […]

Afghan women in colorful attire protest Taliban’s diktat

New Delhi: Afghan women around the world are protesting the Taliban’s new hijab diktat in schools by posting photos of themselves wearing colorful traditional dresses on social media, CNN reported. The Taliban have mandated the segregation […]

With 2 crore Covid vaccines India sets record on PM Modi’s birthday

India set a new record on daily Covid vaccine delivery by administering over 1.5 crore doses by 5 pm crossing the previous record of 1.33 crore doses in a day. The record coincided with Prime […]

Rajnath Singh invites US companies for “Make in India, Make for the World”

Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has invited US companies to invest in India and contribute in realising the dream of Make in India, Make for the World envisioned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Rajnath Singh was delivering […]

India, USA sign MoU on Ayurvedic products, Indian traditional medicines

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Pharmacopoeia Commission for Indian Medicine and Homoeopathy (PCIMH) and American Herbal Pharmacopoeia, USA on September13 to facilitate export of Ayurvedic products and Indian Traditional Medicines […]

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Entertainment

M. Night Shyamalan’s ‘Old’ to release in India on Sept 17

Indian-origin Hollywood filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan’s upcoming thriller mystery film ‘Old’ is all set to release theatrically in India on September 17. It will be released in English and Hindi. ‘Old’ is based on the […]

‘Some factual errors’: AIADMK leader on Jayalalithaa biopic

Kangana Ranaut starrer, “Thalaivii”, touted as a biopic of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, has some “factual errors”, AIADMK leader and former minister D. Jayakumar has said. Talking to media persons after watching […]

Parton, Lopez among winners of Creative Arts Emmys

Country legend Dolly Parton has won at the third and final installment of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which were held in Los Angeles. Parton won as an executive producer of Netflix’s ‘Christmas on the […]

Sports

Pakistan vs NZ tour called off minutes before 1st ODI out of security concerns

New Zealand’s tour of Pakistan has been completely called off due to security concerns, just minutes before the toss for the 1st one-day international was going to take place in Rawalpindi on Friday. Reportedly the […]

Kohli to quit as T20I captain after World

Dubai: Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli announced on Thursday that he will be stepping down as the T20I captain after the completion of the men’s T20 World Cup in Oman and the UAE in […]

England to play white-ball series against India at home

London: The England men’s team will begin their 2022 home summer with a three-match LV= Insurance Test series against world champions New Zealand, said the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) while announcing the international […]

Business

No leadership structural changes on the anvil: Tata Sons

Mumbai: Tata Sons Ltd’s Chairman Natarajan Chandrasekaran has clarified that “no leadership structural changes are on the anvil, as speculated in certain sections of media”. A source-based report by a newswire had stated that Tata […]

Reforms to change framework of Indian telecom sector: Minister

New Delhi: As the Union Cabinet approved several reforms and relief measures for the telecom sector, Union Minister for Communications, Ashwini Vaishnaw said that these measures will change the entire framework of the Indian telecom […]

India, US launch ‘Climate Action and Finance Mobilisation Dialogue’

New Delhi: India and the United States have launched the Climate Action and Finance Mobilization Dialogue (CAFMD) with Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav and US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate Change, John Kerry, reiterating pledges […]

Lifestyle

3 Indian villages nominated for UN World Tourism Awards

Village tourism in India has been on the rise for quite some time now. Travellers now are bidding goodbye to plush escapes to blend into the calmness and serenity of picturesque villages, away from the […]

Only Indian at the Mets, billionaire philanthropist Sudha Reddy makes a stunning debut

Philanthropist Sudha Reddy, wife of billionaire businessman Megha Krishna Reddy, marked her debut on the red carpet for the much-awaited fashion night of the year, MET Gala. She stunned in a haute couture attire by ace designers […]

AOC creates a stir with ‘Tax The Rich’ gown

In a bold move, the United States representative, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, fondly known as AOC, grabbed eyeballs at the Met Gala 2021 for her stunning white off-shoulder gown with “Tax The Rich” written in bold red. The political […]