Biden doubts Democratic convention slated for July

Washington: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Tuesday he wouldn't be...

Bill Gates calls for nationwide shutdown

Washington: Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates called for a...

Pelosi bats for vote by mail, Trump won’t have it

Washington: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday that America needs to...

McConnell hits brakes on next economic stimulus package

Washington: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell hit the brakes Tuesday on...

Aditya Vashistha receives the Google Faculty Research awards

Indian-American Aditya Vashistha has received the Google Faculty Research awards. Vashistha...

All 65,000 H-1B work visas for 2021 taken, says US

Washington, DC: The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said it...

US tech body urges Trump to suspend H-1B visa program

Washington, DC: A US body representing American technology workers has urged...

COVID 19: H-1B visa holders petition White House for 180 days extended stay

Washington, DC: Fearing massive layoffs in America due to the coronavirus...

COVID 19: H-1B visa holders petition White House for 180 days extended stay

Washington, DC: Fearing massive layoffs in America due to the coronavirus crisis that is hitting businesses around the globe, foreign technology professionals holding H-1B visas, the most sought after among Indians, have demanded the Trump administration extend their permissible post-job loss limit to stay in the US from the... Read More

Spanish Princess becomes 1st royal to die from COVID-19

London: Princess Maria Teresa of Spain has died after testing positive for the novel coronavirus, becoming the first royal victim of the disease, it was reported. The Princess, who was King of Spain Felipe VI's cousin, died aged 86 in Paris, the London-based Metro newspaper said in a report. Her younger... Read More

NY Sikh community makes 30000 free meals for Americans in self-isolation

New York: The Sikh Center of New York has been doing what it can to spread love and kindness during the current COVID-19 crisis. The members of The Sikh Center were approached by the New York Mayor’s office and asked to prepare more than 30,000 home-cooked meals for vulnerable Americans... Read More

BAPS Charities delivers care packages to over 8,000 families

New Jersey: Volunteers from BAPS Charities delivered care packages to over 8,000 families – across North America.  The initiative was a joint effort of volunteers of BAPS Charities and the food services affiliate, BAPS Shayona, which provided the food items for the packages. A significant portion of the deliveries were... Read More

Google CEO Sunder Pichai commits $800 M in COVID-19 aid, small business support

Dallas, TX:  In a blog post, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the company was committing $800 million in resources, targeted to help small businesses and those responsible for responding to the pandemic. A majority of the $800 million figure (about $510 million) will come in the form of ad grants... Read More