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Indian-American Shefali Razdan Duggal confirmed as Ambassador to the Netherlands


Shefali Razdan Duggal, an Indian-American political activist, has been confirmed by US Senate as the country's next envoy to the Netherlands. Razdan Duggal, 50, was confirmed by the US Senate by a voice vote along with two other confirmations to senior administrative positions. A Kashmiri Pandit, Duggal was born in Haridwar and moved with her family...

Democrats celebrate Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s appointment


Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chair Jaime Harrison, DNC AAPI Caucus Chair Bel Leong-Hong, and DNC Women’s Caucus Chair Lottie Shackleford, issued the following joint statement regarding the confirmation of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson:   “History has been made. The U.S. Senate voted in a bipartisan fashion to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as Associate Justice of...

Indian American Seema Nanda nominated as solicitor in Labor Department


President Joe Biden on March 26, nominated yet another Indian -American civil rights lawyer and labor advocate Seema Nanda to be the Department of Labor Solicitor. “President Joe Biden has announced his intent to nominate Seema Nanda for Solicitor of the Department of Labor, ” the White House said in a statement. Nanda’s nomination to the...