Bobby Jindal has identity crisis, says US Congressman

Lashing out at Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal for recently stating that he is American and not 'Indian American', an influential US lawmaker, who is highly regarded among Indian Americans, has said that Jindal has an "identity crisis".

Committee created to boost Bobby Jindal presidential bid

Republican supporters of Gov Bobby Jindal have created a fund raising committee to back a possible 2016 presidential campaign by the Louisiana governor.

''Blue Dog'' painting valued at $250,000 stolen from New Orleans gallery


New Orleans: A painting by Louisiana artist George Rodrigue with an estimated value of $250,000 that depicts the artist as a blue dog beside his bride on their wedding day was stolen on Tuesday from a gallery in New Orleans, the artist`s son said.

Weighing 2016 bid, US Governor ​Bobby Jindal travels to Iowa

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal returns on Tuesday to Iowa, a small heartland state that plays an outsized role in the presidential nominee process, where he'll meet with pastors and again look for support among Christian evangelicals for a possible White House campaign.

17 US states sue to block Obama's order on immigration

A coalition of 17 US states led by Texas have filed a federal lawsuit aiming to block implementation of President Barack Obama`s executive order shielding some five million undocumented immigrants from deportation.

Indian man jailed for groping woman on US flight

An Indian man who admitted that he groped a sleeping woman aboard a flight from Houston to New Jersey has been sentenced to eight months in prison.

Meet the 13-year-old girl who could end up being first human on Mars
Meet the 13-year-old girl who could end up being first human on Mars

A 13-year-old girl from Louisiana could be the first human to be on Mars.

US University offers honorary doctorate to PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been offered an honorary doctorate for his work in inclusive growth by the Southern University System of Louisiana, as per reports.

IndyCar looks to add New Orleans race

IndyCar officials said Monday they are looking to stage a race in New Orleans with team owner Michael Andretti`s sports marketing group overseeing the event.

The Undertaker gets hospitalized following injury at WrestleMania XXX

World Wrestling Entertainment star The Undertaker was hospitalised following a fight at WrestleMania XXX on Sunday.

Winter storm brings `once in decade` ice, snow to US South

A rare blast of snow, sleet and ice hit the US South, prompting three states to declare a state of emergency, closing the New Orleans airport.

Two killed in US shooting incident

Two people were killed and six others were wounded following a shooting outside several bars in the US state of Louisiana Thursday, media reported.

Brain-eating amoeba rattles nerves in Louisiana

A deadly, brain-eating amoeba has been found in the water supply of a Louisiana community near New Orleans, scaring residents and sending officials on the hunt for its source.

Christie locks horns with Jindal over `stupid party` jibe

The Jersey politician reportedly took aim at Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal who had said that Republicans need to stop being the `stupid party` and needed to learn to `talk like adults`.

It is way too early to think about presidential run: Jindal

Indian-American Governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal has said it is too early to think about the 2016 presidential run as people of the country are not in a mood to have another four years of campaign.

Bobby Jindal meets road accident, unhurt

Louisiana`s Indian-American Governor Bobby Jindal escaped unhurt from a minor traffic accident.

US man accuses girlfriend of `stealing` sperm

In a bizarre case, a man in the US is suing a fertility clinic and an ex-girlfriend for stealing his sperm and then conceiving a child without his permission.

Jindal aims at ending income tax in Louisiana

Indian-American Governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal Saturday proposed to end individual and corporate income tax, which he argued would be able to attract more investment and people to his State.

Obama assures hurricane hit Louisiana of federal help

President Barack Obama surveyed a hard-hit area of Louisiana on the eve of the Democratic national convention in North Carolina.

Isaac drenches Louisiana, Mississippi; kills power

US President Barack Obama declared federal emergencies in Louisiana and Mississippi, allowing federal aid to be freed up for affected areas.