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Indian-American to head White House regulatory affairs office

WASHINGTON (PTI) – Indian-American lawyer Neomi Rao has been confirmed by the US Senate to lead the White House’s Office of

Republicans voice growing doubts on U.S. healthcare bill’s fate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans expressed increasing pessimism on Sunday about the prospects for the healthcare bill in the U.S. Senate aimed at rolling

Tobacco use among US students dropped sharply in 2016: study

WASHINGTON | AFP – Tobacco use among American middle and high school students — especially electronic cigarette use — declined sharply in 2016

Anti-diabetes drug also ‘lessens kidney, heart disease’ risk

WASHINGTON | AFP – An anti-diabetic drug that lowers blood sugar levels for type 2 diabetes sufferers also significantly

Obesity affects one in 10 worldwide: study

WASHINGTON | AFP | 6/12/2017 – More than one in 10 people worldwide are now obese, with weight-related health problems claiming

India’s Modi to meet President Trump for first time

Donald Trump will host Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House this month, US and Indian officials said Monday,

Pranay Varada of Texas wins 2017 National Geographic Bee, Scholarship

WASHINGTON, DC – Pranay Varada of Irving, Texas, a 14-year-old at DeWitt Perry Middle School, took top honors at the 29th

Donald Trump appoints Amul Thapar as Judge on the US Court of Appeals

WASHINGTON, DC (PTI)- : Amul Thapar, an Indian-American legal luminary, has been appointed a judge on the US Court of Appeals for the

Indian American envoy defends Kushner, says he will continue to do ‘his work’

WASHINGTON, PTI | May 31, 2017 – President Donald Trump’s top adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner, on the firing line for his reported

University students walk out of Pence speech

Washington (AFP) – Dozens of students at Indiana’s Notre