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Asian Americans `too busy` to vote in US

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 10:34

About three-in-ten Asian-American eligible voters, including Indian Americans, have cast ballots in midterm elections since 1998, a much lower turnout rate than that of whites and blacks, according to a new report.

11 Indian-Americans in Forbes Midas's best venture investors

Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 12:10

This year's Midas List features technology's best investors, whose savvy investments have a made a total of USD 95.2 billion in exits.

Indian-Americans begin preparations to campaign for LS polls

Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 15:48

Taking advantage of the latest info tech revolution, an unprecedented number of Indian- Americans are gearing up for active participation in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

`Indian-Americans basis for transformation of India-US ties`

Last Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014, 10:07

India`s new Ambassador to the US has said the small but influential Indian-American community is the basis for "dramatic" transformation of bilateral ties in the past few decades.

Indian-Americans should be politically more active: Keshkari

Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 13:35

Running for California Governor election with the promise of creating jobs and providing good education, Neel Tushar Keshkari feels it is time that Indian Americans, who have made their presence felt in almost every sphere, should be more active politically as well.

Visa, green card allocations need to reflect market demand: US Republicans

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 12:48

Endorsing the path to legal status for about 11 million illegal immigrants in the US, including thousands of Indian-Americans, the opposition Republican party has said that the visa and green card allocations need to reflect the market demand.

8 Indian-Americans among 40 Intel Science Talent Search finalists

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 13:29

Eight Indian-American students are among the 40 finalists in the prestigious Intel Science Talent Search competition, America`s premier national science research competition for high school seniors.

US-based CAG backs Zakia Jaffri in her case against Modi

Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 23:26

Expressing disappointment over the "clean chit" to Narendra Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots, US-based coalition of Indian Americans has said it stands with Zakia Jaffri, the widow of a slain MP.

Obama appoints record number of Indian-Americans in 2013

Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 13:41

Indian-Americans never had it so good in the US, as a record number of members from the over three million-strong community were appointed to key positions in the White House in 2013.

Two Indian Americans researchers get US presidential award

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 24, 2013, 12:02

President Barack Obama has named 102 researchers, including two Indian-Americans, as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest US honour for young professionals in these fields.

Indian Americans hail election results, seek good governance

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 16:23

Indian American groups have taken keen interest in the recent Indian state elections with a large number of them seeing the defeat of the Congress as a chance to root out the endemic corruption in the country and restore good governance.

Chhath Pooja celebrated in US

Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 15:19

Braving subzero temperatures, scores of Indian Americans, some even driving a few hundred miles, gathered on the banks of the historic Potomac river in the suburb of the US capital.