Indian American teen shot dead for firing on police

Washington, April 21 : An Indian American teenager wanted on a felony firearms possession warrant was killed in police firing after he used firearms on them in California, officials said. Nathaniel Prasad, 18, was shot dead on April 5, according to an investigation report released by the Freemont Police Department on Thursday. According to police, […]

Human beings versus stereotypes: Indian-American actor on breaking cliches

By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, April 21 : At a time when the diversity debate in Hollywood is getting bigger with every passing moment, the Apu controversy — that emerged from the world of “The Simpsons” — is not only alive but making headlines as well. But all is not lost. Indian-American actor Vandit Bhatt […]

Indian-American teen wins $100K in Jeopardy college quiz contest

New York, April 21 : Indian-American teenager, Dhruv Gaur, has won the $100,000 Jeopardy college quiz championship. The first-year student at Ivy League Brown University emerged the champion on Friday in the two-day final round of the college edition of America’s most popular quiz show televised nation-wide. He faced another Indian-American, Rishab Jain, in the […]

Adolescents’ eyes could signal risk of cardiovascular disease

Sydney, April 20 : Structural changes in the retina of adolescents could reveal their risk of cardiovascular disease later, say researchers including one of Indian-origin. The findings showed adolescents — particularly males — with poorer health-related quality of life had wider arteriolar and narrower venular blood vessels in the retina. “These particular changes are possible […]

India’s foreign policy done with level eyes: Modi

[London : Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May greets Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the official welcome ceremony for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Friary Court in St James’s Palace, London, Thursday April 19, 2018. /PTI] London, April 19 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that India’s foreign policy is […]

India’s foreign policy done with level eyes: Modi

[London: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with the members of the Indian community, at ?Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath? an interactive programme, at Westminster, London on Wednesday. /PTI] London, April 19 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that India’s foreign policy is done with level eyes and that New Delhi has emerged […]