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Jared Kushner hopeful about Mideast peace chances

Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and special advisor, has defended his policy of punishing the Palestinians to push them into new

Seema Nanda becomes CEO of Democratic party

WASHINGTON, Jul 30, 2018 – Indian-American Seema Nanda, who took over as the CEO of the opposition Democratic National Committee, has vowed to

Study suggests weaning babies sooner onto solids can aid sleep

WASHINGTON | AFP | 7/9/2018 – Babies who are given solid foods as well as breast milk from the age of three months

In US, obesity, smoking more common in rural areas: study

WASHINGTON | AFP | 6/19/2018 – People who live in rural areas of the United States are far more likely than city dwellers

Two Indian-Americans win Congressional primaries in California

Ro Khanna and Ami Bera and are expected to win the Congressional elections in November.

WASHINGTON: PTI (June 6, 2018) Indian-American Congressmen Ami

Indian American Manisha Singh sworn in as Asst. Secretary of State

WASHINGTON: Indian American Manisha Singh, a lawyer and Congressional staffer, has been sworn in as the Assistant Secretary of State for

In a first, Sikh-American nominated to be New Jersey’s AG

WASHINGTON (PTI) – A prominent Sikh-American lawyer, who has “experienced hate and intolerance first-hand”, has been nominated to serve as the next Attorney

4 Indian-Americans on Capitol Hill endorse Maryland’s Aruna Miller

WASHINGTON, D.C. – (India Abroad) The congressional campaign of three-term Maryland state legislator Aruna Miller has received a major boost as the four

‘Smoking kills,’ US tobacco firms say in court-ordered ads

WASHINGTON | AFP , 11/26/2017 – Smoking kills an average 1,200 Americans daily, US tobacco companies admitted Sunday in court-ordered “corrective

FDA to revoke soy health claim

by Debra Goldschmidt and Jacqueline Howard WASHINGTON – The US Food and Drug Administration called into question Monday the authorized health