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Air India gets first Dreamliner from Nikki Haley’s state


April 28th, 2012 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington/North Charleston, April 28 (IANS) The first of four Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft for Air India to be assembled in South Carolina, a state governed by Indian American Nikki Haley, ... Read more...

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Will you give more tip to Sikh drivers, Nikki Haley asked


April 10th, 2012 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 10 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian American Governor Nikki Haley has again ruled out a vice presidential run, but what is a making more news is a "bizarre" and ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley spreads welcome mat for Indian companies


March 7th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) Keen to expand trade contacts with India, South Carolina's Indian American governor Nikki Haley has assured Indian companies the required infrastructural assistance to establish themselves in ... Read more...

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Britain to have Europe’s youngest population


March 3rd, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) With a surge in babies born to immigrant parents, Britain is on course to becoming Europe's youngest population by 2035, Daily Mail reported Saturday.In contrast to ... Read more...

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South Carolina want to partner with India: Nikki Haley


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (IANS) Proud of her Indian heritage, South Carolina's Indian American governor Nikki Haley says she wanted an opportunity to partner with India, since becoming chief executive, ... Read more...

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Will Nikki Haley pay for backing Mitt Romney?


December 17th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) South Carolina state's Indian American governor Nikki Haley's endorsement of front runner Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney is threatening her own support at home.Former Massachusetts ... Read more...

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Former astronaut runs for US Congress


October 12th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 12 (IANS/EFE) Former astronaut Jose Hernandez said Tuesday he is seeking the Democratic nomination to represent California's just-created 10th District in the US Congress.Hernandez, who grew up working ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley says no to Veep


August 19th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian-American Governor Nikki Haley has dismissed any suggestion that she should serve as the Republican vice presidential nominee in the 2012 election.Born Nimrata ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley publishing her memoir


July 1st, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian-American Governor Nikki Haley is all set to publish her memoir just shy of her 40th birthday.Her book, "Can't is Not an Option", ... Read more...

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Indian-American Nikki Haley begins historic run as governor (Second Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 12 (IANS) Nikki Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, created history Wednesday as she became the first woman governor of South Carolina and the ... Read more...

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Indian-American Nikki Haley is South Carolina governor (Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 12 (IANS) Nikki Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, created history Wednesday as she became the first woman governor of South Carolina and the ... Read more...

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Indian-American Nikki Haley set to become South Carolina governor


January 12th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 12 (IANS) Nikki Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, is set to become the first woman governor of South Carolina and the first Indian ... Read more...

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Several US states to propose bills for fighting illegal immigration


January 1st, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 1 (ANI): Legislative leaders in at least half a dozen states in the United States have said that they would propose bills similar to a controversial law to fight illegal ... Read more...

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I know what people want: governor elect Nikki Haley


November 4th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 4 (IANS) Nikki Haley, who created history by becoming the first woman to win the governor's race in South Carolina state and the first Indian American woman in the ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley, daughter of Sikh parents, is South Carolina’s first woman governor (Night Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Nikki Randhawa Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, created history by becoming the first woman to win the governor's race in South ... Read more...

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Democrats lose House, cling to Senate, Nikki Haley wins (Roundup)


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Days ahead of his visit to India, US President Barack Obama saw his Democratic party suffer a near rout. The Republicans wrested majority control of ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley to rule largely white South Carolina


November 3rd, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
South Carolina, the southern US state that Republican Nikki Haley, a daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar is set to rule as the new governor, has a surprisingly sparse population ... Read more...

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Indian-American Nikki Haley South Carolina’s first woman governor (Second Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Nikki Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, created history by becoming the first woman to win the governor's race in South Carolina ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley becomes first Indian-American woman governor (Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Riding a Republican wave, Nikki Haley, a daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, created history as the first Indian American woman to win the ... Read more...

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Indian American Nikki Haley will be South Carolina governor


November 3rd, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Republican Nikki Haley, daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, will be the new governor of South Carolina state after she defeated her Democratic rival Vincent Sheheen ... Read more...

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As America votes, Nikki Haley poised to win South Carolina


November 2nd, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 2 (IANS) A daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, Nikki Haley appeared poised to win the governor's race in South Carolina as Americans started voting Tuesday ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley may win South Carolina governor race


November 1st, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) The fate of a record seven Indian-Americans, six of them Democrats, hangs in balance in Tuesday's elections with US President Barack Obama's Democratic Party expected ... Read more...

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Obama visit: All the president’s desis


October 24th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 24 (IANS) Not only does US President Barack Obama view ties with India as a "defining partnership" of the 21st century, but he also banks on a ... Read more...

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Fox to telecast ‘Nevermind Nirvana’, a comedy about Indian-Americans


January 22nd, 2010 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) Fox television network has chosen Canadian-born Indian American writer, director and producer Ajay Sahgal's comedy "Nevermind Nirvana" as its next pilot.The show resembles "Everybody Loves Raymond" ... Read more...

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Indian’s debut novel set to become Hollywood film


July 24th, 2009 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Twenty-nine- year-old IIM-graduate Karan Bajaj's debut novel "Keep Off The Grass" has done incredibly well, selling 25,000 copies. Taking the story one step further, ... Read more...

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Kal Penn will now be Kalpen Modi at the White House


July 7th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 7 (IANS) Kal Penn, Indian American star of Mira Nair's "The Namesake" and a long time supporter of President Barack Obama, has started his new job ... Read more...

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Kal Penn, ‘The Namesake’ star, to join White House


April 8th, 2009 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 7 (IANS) Kal Penn, Indian American star of Mira Nair's "The Namesake" and a long time supporter of President Barack Obama, is joining the White House as ... Read more...

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Bollywood begins filming first second generation Indian-American movie in Washington


December 13th, 2008 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.13 (ANI): Infiniti Entertainment has begun the filming of e-Preeti, the first Bollywood movie set exclusively in Washington D.C. The movie is the first to be directed by a second generation ... Read more...

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McCain will not ask me to be running mate: Jindal


February 19th, 2008 - 1:07 am ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has said probable presidential nominee for the Republican Party John McCain will not ask him to be his vice-presidential mate even though his name ... Read more...

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Exposure to environmental factors may influence testicular cancer risk


December 26th, 2007 - 4:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 26(ANI): A recent study has revealed that exposure to environmental factors in early life may influence the risk of testicular cancer.The study led by Dr. Charlotte Myrup, of Statens Serum ... Read more...

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