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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Missed Diwali

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, who was in Delhi addressing a Townhall in Delhi IIT last month, wished everyone a “Happy Diwali” but said on his Facebook account that he missed ...

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Meet Indian-Origin Activist Sunitha Viswanathan, Recipient of White House Honour

Indian origin Sunitha viswanathan was among the 12 faith leaders being honoured as “Champion of Change” on July 20 by the US White House for their continuous efforts towards climate ...

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White House Hosts iftaar Party

US President Barack Obama hosted an Iftaar Party at the White House inviting mostly American Muslims and Muslim ambassadors, including those from Pakistan and Bangladesh. Addressing the guests, President Barack ...

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Seymour Hersh Resurfaces Chronicling US ‘Lies’ on Osama bin Laden’s Killing

Veteran US journalist Seymour M Hersh, who raked a controversy in the past over then Indian PM Morarji Desai and settled it in an out-of-court settlement, resurfaced again with a ...

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Proving High-End Einstein Model in Simple Way Gets IOP Prize

In sciences, world is watching in awe how the children of Indian origin make waves with their models leaving even presidents spellbound and teachers proud with their talent. When US ...

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White House Science Fair: Watch Live as Kids Showcase Precious Inventions

Several Indian-Americans are among over 100 students from across the country who would showcase their inventions, and innovative science projects at the fifth White House Science Fair hosted by President ...

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Obama Meets 40 Intel Award Finalists, 13 of them Indian Americans

It may be difficult to get into Indian’s National talent Search Exam for many but once out of India, many of them shine better and the latest news to showcase ...

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Timeline of Recent Security Breaches at White House

A loud bang due to fire in a food vendor’s cart nearby triggered lockdown at the White House as President Barack Obama was about to leave in a helicopter. Secret ...

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Obama names Indian American Ajay Banga to US trade panel

Many Indians are getting into prominence for their sheer hardwork in the US and the latest to join the ranks of honour is Ajay Banga of Mastercard who has been ...

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White House budget proposal boosts NASA’s Mars dreams

A White House proposal by US President Barack Obama to increase spending for NASA has been welcomed by the US space agency that will boost its chances to reach Mars ...

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White House highlights Obama trip with pics and fun video

The White House posted the highlights of President Barack Obama’s visit to India with several pictures and a light hearted video report anchored by Indian-American Hollywood star Kal Penn. First ...

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US Appoints Indian Origin Arun Mazumdar as Science Envoy to Baltics, Poland

  Indian-origin energy expert Dr Arun Mazumdar, Professor at Precourt Institute of Stanford University, has been appointed one of the four Science Envoys of the United States by the Obama ...

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Obama to Cooperate with Congress; Seeks New Authorisation to Fight IS

US President Barack Obama said he is ready to work with Republicans who cruised to victory and became the majority party in both chambers of Congress after Tuesday’s mid-term election ...

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PM’s US Visit: Modi Holds ‘wonderful’ Meet with US President

The most awaited schedule of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s US visit, the meeting with US President Barack Obama has took place, on Monday at the White House. On Monday, ...

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White House Worst Nightmare? Fence-Jumping Intruder with Knife Held, Security Overhaul Ordered

In a bizarre incident entirely unorthodox in nature, a man with a knife jumped the fence of the US Presidential palace the White House and intruded into one of the ...

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America News: White House Maker Faire features Indian-Americans’ creations

Creations of a couple of Indian Americans were featured at the first-ever White House Maker Faire to “celebrate a nation of makers and help empower America’s students and entrepreneurs to ...

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Post-election scenario: Speculation over staff changes abuzz across Washington D.C.

By Frank Islam WASHINGTON: Now that the presidential election dust is settled, Washington is abuzz with speculation over the composition of the next Obama administration. Two questions doing the rounds ...

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