Thousands protest police shooting in Chicago

Thousands of protesters blocked traffic in Chicago`s busy commercial district during the Black Friday shopping extravaganza demanding justice for a black teen killed by a police officer.

Chicago: Video of American cop shooting black teen sparks protests

A video released on court orders of an American cop killing 17 years old black boy on suspicion in Chicago has heated the racial discrimination debate in US once again.

Watch: Chicago cop shoots a 17-year-old black man 16 times
Watch: Chicago cop shoots a 17-year-old black man 16 times

Racial tensions soared as officials released a graphic video of a police officer shooting a black teen, shortly after he was charged for the death.

AAP suspends Chicago-based NRI cell co-convener from party

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has suspended its Chicago-based co-convener of NRI cell Munish Raizada from the primary membership for indulging in "anti-party activities by putting internal affairs in public domain."

AAP NRIs launch Lokpal within party

Two senior Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) volunteers - one from London and other from Chicago - on Saturday said they have launched an internal Lokpal which would act as a pressure group or watchdog within the party.

US Muslim teen accused of clock-bomb moving to Qatar

The Muslim teenager arrested when a Texas teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb is moving to Qatar, local media reported a day after Ahmed Mohamed visited the White House.

Nawaz Sharif shortens US visit

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has shortened his US visit from five to three days, skipping his Chicago engagements.

US boy kills girl over puppy

Latasha Dyer said her daughter was playing outside when the boy asked to see her puppy. Little McKayla said "no" and shortly after was shot in the chest.

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Hashtag created to share stories of racism and pain after 9/11

A 19-year-old Indian-origin girl in the US has created a twitter hashtag to highlight the racial attacks faced by Muslims and brown people after the September 11 terror attacks.

Sikh-American assault: US won't press hate crime charges, calls it 'road rage'
Sikh-American assault: US won't press hate crime charges, calls it 'road rage'

Terming the incident as a "road rage" case, US authorities have not brought hate crime charges against a teenager who brutally attacked a 53-year-old Sikh-American man, sparking outrage among community members.

Elderly Sikh-American brutally assaulted in US, called 'terrorist', 'Bin Laden'
Elderly Sikh-American brutally assaulted in US, called 'terrorist', 'Bin Laden'

An elderly Sikh-American man was brutally injured and called "terrorist" and "Bin Laden" in an apparent hate crime case in Chicago, just days before the US commemorates the anniversary of the September 11 attacks.

US dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work: Reports

The US dentist who sparked international outrage when he killed Cecil the lion during a hunting trip to Zimbabwe returned to work today after six weeks in hiding, local media reported.

Cardinals blocker Massie hit with two-game ban

Arizona Cardinals offensive right tackle Bobby Massie was suspended two games by the NFL on Saturday for violating the league`s substance abuse policy.

Broadway-bound 'The SpongeBob Musical' to premiere in Chicago

Pop culture phenomenon SpongeBob Squarepants will make its world premiere stage debut in 2016 at Broadway, in Chicago's Oriental Theatre.

Lord Krishna paintings to be displayed at Chicago’s famed art museum
Lord Krishna paintings to be displayed at Chicago’s famed art museum

A famed arts museum in Chicago would exhibit a series of paintings on Lord Krishna which includes some of the rare collection of such paintings from India.

Are parents to be blamed for their children' fear for Mathematics?

Your frustration while dealing with calculations or solving mathematical problems may give your children anxiety about doing maths, reveals a new study.

A new study published in Psychological Science journal confirms that kids attribute their parents' maths anxiety.

Overwhelming response to Independence Day parade in Chicago

One of the most striking scenes at the India Independence Day parade in Naperville, an affluent Chicago suburb, was watching the Mayor Emeritus leading the parade resplendent in a Rajasthani `pagdi` (turban).

Former Khalistan leader stabbed to death in Chicago

A former Sikh separatist leader was stabbed to death by unidentified assailants outside his apartment in the US city of Illinois.

'MIND' diet may slow brain ageing by 7.5 years: Study

Following a special diet consisting of certain “brain healthy” foods may slow cognitive decline by 7.5 years among the elderly.