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Top News That Impacted Indian Americans in 2021


Despite living in the shadow of the pandemic life went on with more milestones achieved, new paths trodden for Indian Americans as a community. Here's a quick look on some significant events from the past year that'll have a lot of bearing on the future.... Growing clout of Indian Americans in Biden administration  Through the year...

Biden ropes in 20 Indian-Americans in his administration


Less than 100 hours ahead of his historic inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden has either nominated or named at least 20 Indian Americans, including 13 women, to key positions in his administration, a new record in itself for this small ethnic community that constitutes one percent of the country's population. As many as 17 of...

Joe Biden appoints Indian-American Mala Adiga as Policy Director


Washington, DC: US President-elect Joe Biden on Friday appointed an Indian-American, Mala Adiga, the policy director of his wife Jill Biden, who will be the First Lady. Adiga has served as a senior advisor to Jill Biden and a senior policy advisor on the Biden-Kamala Harris campaign. Previously, Adiga was director for Higher Education and Military...