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India elected to 4 international bodies at UN

The UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has elected India by acclamation to four international bodies recognizing its growing global contributions and influence. The elections Wednesday cap India’s reelection to the influential UN Human Rights Council in October and the General Assembly unanimously endorsing in December New Delhi’s proposal for an International Yoga Day. “India’s election by acclamation is an ...

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Another Indian-American in Spotlight as US Education Body Head

Renu Khator, another Indian-American rose to prominence in US after her election to the chair of the Board of Directors of the American Council on Education (ACE), the body that coordinates colleges and US universities. Renu Khator has been University of Houston President and System Chancellor since 2008, and she became board chair during ACE’s 97th Annual Meeting in Washington, ...

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