Articles about Raja Krishnamoorthi

Before India, Donald Trump will celebrate Diwali in White House

22 Oct 2019

World
Before India, Donald Trump will celebrate Diwali in White House

United States President Donald Trump will celebrate Diwali at the White House on Thursday, three days before the festival of lights will be celebrated in India.

Howdy Modi: Trump to attend PM's mega event in Houston

16 Sep 2019

World
Howdy Modi: Trump to attend PM's mega event in Houston

United States President Donald Trump will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mega event in Houston, Texas, on September 22, the White House confirmed on Sunday.

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi appointed to committee on intelligence. Details here

17 Jan 2019

World
Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi appointed to committee on intelligence. Details here

Indian-American Democratic lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthy was appointed as a member of a Congressional committee on intelligence yesterday.

Diwali a special opportunity to reflect on Indo-US friendship: Trump

08 Nov 2018

World
Diwali a special opportunity to reflect on Indo-US friendship: Trump

Greeting people on the occasion of Diwali, US President Donald Trump said the festival of lights is a special opportunity to reflect on the bond of friendship between India and US.

Gandhiji to be posthumously honored with US Congressional Gold Medal

02 Oct 2018

World
Gandhiji to be posthumously honored with US Congressional Gold Medal

Half a dozen influential US lawmakers, including four Indian-Americans, have moved a resolution in the US House of Representatives to posthumously award the prestigious Congressional Gold Medal to Mahatma Gandhi in recognition of his promotion of peace and non-violence.

Horrified to see loss of life, destruction by Kerala-floods: Krishnamoorthi

19 Aug 2018

World
Horrified to see loss of life, destruction by Kerala-floods: Krishnamoorthi

A top Indian-American Congressman, Raja Krishnamoorthi, said he is "horrified" by the destruction and loss of life caused by the severe floods in Kerala, saying the "unimaginable" human cost of the tragedy is felt by families across India and world.

US lawmakers, IT industry against ending work-permit to H-4 visa-holders

25 Apr 2018

World
US lawmakers, IT industry against ending work-permit to H-4 visa-holders

Influential lawmakers and representatives of the American IT industry, including Facebook, have opposed the Trump administration's proposed plan to withdraw work permits to H-4 visa holders, who are spouses of H-1B visa holders.

20 Indian-Americans running for US Congress raise over $15.5 million

22 Apr 2018

World
20 Indian-Americans running for US Congress raise over $15.5 million

A record number of 20 Indian Americans are running for US Congressional elections this year.

US lawmakers slam CNN anchor for 'racism' against Ananya Vinay

07 Jun 2017

World
US lawmakers slam CNN anchor for 'racism' against Ananya Vinay

Two US lawmakers, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, have slammed CNN anchor Alisyn Camerota for 'racist' remarks against Indian-American Spelling Bee winner Ananya Vinay.

CNN anchor makes fun of Indian-American spell bee winner

05 Jun 2017

World
CNN anchor makes fun of Indian-American spell bee winner

A CNN anchor is under fire for 'racist' comments against 12-year-old Ananya Vinay, Indian-origin winner of the 2017 American Spelling Bee.

White House to Congress: Powerful Indians in Washington DC

16 May 2017

World
White House to Congress: Powerful Indians in Washington DC

The Indian diaspora in the US really seems to be living the American dream. Having gathered numerical and economical clout over time, Indians have started to figure prominently in the power corridors in Washington DC.