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Meet 7-Year-Old Licypriya Kangujam, Who Will Address Gathering at United Nations April 24, 2019 14:39

A seven-year-old from Manipur in Indian is all set to address the United Nations’ sixth session of Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 2019 held from April 13 - 19 at UN headquarters in Geneva…

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61-Year-Old Indian Origin Man Jailed for 5 Years for Smuggling Foreigners Including Indians into America April 24, 2019 12:47

The 61-year-old Indian man has been jailed in the United States for five years for smuggling foreigners, including a majority of Indians, into America, after pleading guilty last year, the Department of Justice has said.…

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Watch: Footage of Suspected Suicide Bomber Entering Sri Lankan Church Released April 24, 2019 12:32

Days after deadly blasts in Sri Lanka, the CCTV footage showing one of the alleged suicide bombers entering St Sebastian Church in Negombo, moments before a blast ripped through the church during the Easter Sunday…

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After Harsh Rules on H-1B Visa, Donald Trump Now to Crackdown on High Visa Overstay Countries April 24, 2019 10:53

After setting forth stringent rules for H-1B visa, the Trump administration is considering suspending or limiting entry to the United States for individuals from countries with high rates of short-term visa overstays. In a memo…

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Polling in Kerala’s Kannur District Affected After Snake Found Inside VVPAT Machine April 23, 2019 18:06

As voting for all the 20 Lok Sabha constituencies in Kerala began on Tuesday, apart from voters there was an unusual visitor - a snake, at a polling booth in the Kannur Lok Sabha constituency…

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Over 150 Singapore-Bound Passengers Stranded in Bengaluru for 14 Hours After Hoax Security Alarm April 23, 2019 17:23

A false security alarm at Bengaluru airport raised by one of the passengers left more than 150 people, scheduled to travel to Singapore, stranded at Bengaluru airport for around 14 hours on Tuesday.Run by budget…

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Situation in Sri Lanka Remains Volatile: U.S., Canada Issue Travel Advisories to Citizens Traveling to Island Nation April 23, 2019 12:45

Days after gruesome bombing targeting Sri Lanka’s hotels and churches that claimed lives of at least 310 people, the United States, and Canada have issued travel advisories to their citizens seeking to visit Sri Lanka.…

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2-Month-Old Baby Dies on AirAsia Flight to Australia in the Arms of Fellow Passenger After Suffering ‘Medical Episode’ April 22, 2019 18:27

A two-month-old baby died on AirAsia flight after suffering from a medical episode in the flight bound to Perth, Australia from Kuala Lumpur. The Saudi based Baby Farah's parents were about to begin their new…

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Sri Lanka Blasts: Andhra Tourists Escape Narrowly After Blast in Hotel April 22, 2019 14:54

Five persons from Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district had a narrow escape in the serial bomb blasts that rocked Sri Lanka on Sunday, killing almost 290 and injuring 500.Amilineni Surendra Babu, who is the head of…

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Hindu American Presidential Candidate Tulsi Gabbard Raises over $237,000, Overpowers Kamala Harris April 22, 2019 10:19

The Hindu American Hawaii Representative Tulsi Gabbard has raised more than $237,000, in the 2020 presidential fundraising from the Indian American so far, vastly outraising Indian American California Senator Kamala Harris. The Indian American Harris…

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SpiceJet Hires 500 Pilots, Cabin Crew Mostly from Now-Grounded Jet Airways April 20, 2019 15:35

Low-cost airline SpiceJet has hired as many as 500 pilots, cabin crew, technical and other ground staff in recent weeks with most of them from now-grounded Jet Airways."As we expand and grow, we are giving…

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Will Gruesome Crimes Against Women Ever End in India? 23-Year-Old Woman Raped, Burnt Alive in Karnataka April 20, 2019 15:18

On April 15, the 23-year-old engineering student in Karnataka’s Raichur district was found hanging from a tree and five days after the death of their daughter, the parents of the girl addressed the media in…

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