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Tulsi Gabbard set to become first Hindu in US Congress


August 13th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) Honolulu City Councilwoman Tulsi Gabbard has a great chance to become the first Hindu member of the US House of Representatives in 2013 with her ... Read more...

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Obama cites Dalip Singh Saund to laud Asian contribution


May 9th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) Citing the example of Dalip Singh Saund, the first Indian American elected to the US Congress, President Barack Obama has lauded the contribution of the ... Read more...

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Indian American Upendra Chivukula to run for US Congress


March 28th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 28 (IANS) Upendra Chivukula, an Indian American member of the New Jersey state assembly, plans to run for US Congress with the hope of unseating Republican Leonard ... Read more...

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Indian American politicians rake in cash


August 12th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian American candidates are emerging as a fundraising force for the 2012 US elections, raking in cash from a well-heeled and tight-knit community seeking to ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi American makes it to US House (Lead, changing dateline)


November 4th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 4 (IANS) Five Indian-Americans may have lost their bids to enter the US Congress, but a South Asian of Bangladeshi descent has made it for the first ... Read more...

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Both Nikki Haley and Bobby Jindal’s parents came from Punjab


November 3rd, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Nov 3 (IANS) Parents of both Nikki Randhawa Haley, who Tuesday won the governor's election in South Carolina, and Bobby Jindal, the other Indian American governor of Lousiana, ... Read more...

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Bust of first Indian-American Congressman shines in India


May 7th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The American dream is alive and shining. A bust of Dalip Singh Saund, the first Indian-American elected to the House of Representatives, now adorns the American Center ... Read more...

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