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Massive brawl breaks out between rival gangs at Oz shopping centre


February 4th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 4 (ANI): A massive brawl, which had been sparked by a war of words on Facebook, broke out between rival groups at a Sydney shopping centre.According to the ... Read more...

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‘Journey 2: The Mysterious Island’ Reveals Exclusive Set Details


November 27th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
‘Journey 2: The Mysterious Island’ with Brad Peyton behind the cameras is still at its filming stage and will hit theaters in the US after the end of the American ... Read more...

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Kal Penn returns to White House


November 17th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 17 (IANS) Indian-American actor Kal Penn, who is best known for his role in the "Harold and Kumar" movies, has returned to the White House after a ... Read more...

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Indian origin Kal Pen re-joins White House job after filming ‘Harold & Kumar’ sequel


November 16th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): Kalpen Modi, the Indian-American political aide who resigned from his post as US President Barack Obama's associate director of public engagement this summer to act in a ... Read more...

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Hudgens to star in ‘Journey 2: The Mysterious Island’


October 15th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 15 (IANS) Hollywood actress Vanessa Hudgens is in final talks to star opposite actor Josh Hutcherson in the film "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island".The sequel has tapped Hutcherson ... Read more...

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Australian cops alert as Facebook chatter hints racial brawl


August 6th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 6 (IANS) Police intensified patrolling in this Australian city following chatter on social network site Facebook about possible racial violence involving teenagers.Facebook is buzzing with talk that a wild ... Read more...

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Nevada Clergy Association lauds Obama for inviting Hindu statesman Zed to White House reception


June 9th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 9 (ANI): The Nevada Clergy Association (NCA) has applauded US President Barack Obama for inviting Hindu statesman Rajan Zed to a reception in celebration of "Asian American and ... Read more...

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Bhangra music in White House


May 27th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 27 (ANI): Hindu statesman Rajan Zed attended the reception in celebration of "Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month" at the invitation of US President Barack Obama in ... Read more...

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White House sways to bhangra to celebrate Asian heritage


May 25th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 25 (IANS) After celebrating Diwali last year by lighting a ceremonial diya, US President Barack Obama celebrated Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with bhangra beats ... Read more...

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Oz Govt. says two fresh attacks on Indians ‘not racially motivated’


January 22nd, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Jan. 22 (ANI): The Australian Government has denied that overnight attacks on two Indian citizens in Brisbane were racially motivated.The Herald Sun quoted Queensland acting Premier Andrew Fraser, as saying ... Read more...

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June saw 10 incidents of attacks on Indians in Australia


July 9th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Ten incidents of attacks on Indian students in Australia took place in June, and some had racial elements, Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi told parliament ... Read more...

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We finally achieved our goal: South Asians for Obama


November 5th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 5 (IANS) When a bunch of young Indian Americans huddled together at an Indian restaurant in downtown Manhattan one fine February evening in 2007 to establish South Asians for ... Read more...

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Asians have worse experiences than whites in US health-care


October 29th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): A new research, which found racial and ethnic disparities in patient health-care experiences, claims that Asians have worse experiences than white patients in US.The survey involving ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

White Americans will be in a minority in US by 2042


August 14th, 2008 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): White Americans will no longer make up a majority of US population by 2042, according to new Census Bureau projections, a transformation that is occurring faster than ... Read more...

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Indians are a force in US but beware of statistics


March 16th, 2008 - 10:56 am ICT by admin
By Parveen Chopra New York, March 16 (IANS) Indian professionals in the US truly make India proud, but the statistics quoted in parliament to highlight their contributions are either overstated or unverifiable, a ... Read more...

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