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Golgappa once more: Indian street food makes frequent entry into White House menu


Washington: Over the last few years, golgappa is increasingly becoming popular in the United States even in the official lunch, dinner and banquets. Golgappa and pani puri are also making frequent entry into the White House receptions with guests being served with this mouth-watering popular Indian street food. The latest serving of Golgappa was at...

Indian-Americans are backbone of our strong relationship with India: Donald Lu to Jain community members in LA


Washington, DC: A senior American diplomat has had a meeting with the members of the Jain community in Los Angeles, as part of the efforts of the US State Department to interact with the Indian-American diaspora, which plays a critical role in the ties between the two countries. Assistant Secretary of South and Central Asia...

U.S. soil is being used for anti-India activities, say community leaders to FBI


Washington: A group of eminent Indian-Americans in Silicon Valley has held a special meeting with senior officials of the Department of Justice, FBI and police and said that the US soil is being used for terrorist activities against India. The meeting to address the challenging issue of the rise in hate crimes against Hindu and...

US starts 5-week H1-B visas renewal drive, to accept 20,000 applications


H1B workers, including Indian nationals, can begin applying to renew their visas without leaving the US, marking a significant change after nearly two decades. Up to 20,000 qualified nonimmigrant workers can renew their H-1B visas domestically. The announcement by the US Department of State on the pilot program for in-country renewal of certain petition-based temporary work...