29 Apr 2020
2 lakh H-1B workers could lose legal status by June
The coronavirus pandemic has presented an additional obstacle for guest workers in the United States.
17 Apr 2020
Defying social distancing rules, Ivanka Trump travels for Jewish holiday
Ignoring social distancing guidelines laid down by her own father, the President of United States Donald Trump, to fight coronavirus, Ivanka Trump flew from Washington DC to New Jersey to celebrate Passover, a major Jewish holiday.
13 Apr 2020
Hit by coronavirus, US could start reopening in May
Battered by the coronavirus pandemic, the United States is looking at reopening some parts of its economy by May, the government's expert on the infectious disease hinted on Sunday.
02 Apr 2020
Singer-songwriter Adam Schlesinger dies from coronavirus
In yet another grave loss to the entertainment world, acclaimed musician and songwriter Adam Schlesinger passed away on Wednesday in New York, after contracting the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
01 Apr 2020
865 die of coronavirus in United States in 24 hours
In a span of 24 hours until Tuesday evening, the United States lost 865 lives to the deadly coronavirus, and the total tally crossed 4,000, John Hopkins University said on Wednesday.
08 Feb 2020
On India trip, Trump likely to visit Ahmedabad, Delhi, Agra
US President Donald Trump is taking a leaf from his 'friend' Prime Minister Narendra Modi's book.
19 Dec 2019
Democrat Tulsi Gabbard votes 'Present' on Trump impeachment; viciously trolled
Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard did not vote in favor of United States President Donald Trump's impeachment.
19 Nov 2019
Now, buy cow dung cakes in New Jersey for $3
After becoming a legit thing on popular e-commerce platforms such as Amazon and Flipkart, desi cow dung cakes have now found a place on the shelves of a grocery store in New Jersey, US.
25 Oct 2019
Man attempts to rape woman; Apple Watch comes to rescue
As much as the Apple Watch may pass off as a swanky item, the smartwatch has proven time and again that it just might save your life.
24 Sep 2019
Howdy Modi: Meet the 16-year-old rapper who sang National Anthem
It was certainly a special Sunday for Indian-origin teenager Sparsh Shah, when he got his big chance to sing the Indian National Anthem at the 'Howdy Modi' event at NRG stadium, in the presence of PM Modi and US President Trump.
06 Sep 2019
Cognizant CEO plans downsizing; may cut jobs in October
Cognizant Technologies CEO Brian Humphries has disclosed that the US-based IT services firm would soon witness a slew of job cuts.
31 Aug 2019
These 7 documentaries on YouTube are a must watch
Documentaries are not like films, as they are supposed to showcase reality.
11 Aug 2019
Jeffrey Epstein, accused in sex-trafficking case, dead in apparent suicide
Disgraced US financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in his prison cell in an apparent suicide on Saturday.
31 Jul 2019
'Racist' rag dolls, designed to be abused, removed from stores
Imagine being so affectless to the prevailing racism in your country, that you design a rag doll, meant to be abused, and specifically make it the color black.
21 Jun 2019
Newark-Mumbai flights suspended by United Airlines: Here's why
United Airlines has decided to suspend its flights between New Jersey's Newark airport and Mumbai, which fly through Iranian airspace, over safety concerns.
11 Jun 2019
Happy Birthday Peter Hayden Dinklage! Here's to the brilliant actor
"Never forget what you are, the rest of the world will not. Wear it like armor and it can never be used to hurt you," Tyrion Lannister was probably talking about Peter Dinklage.
22 May 2019
Millionaire put plane on autopilot to have sex with 15-year-old
In the United States, a harrowing incident of sexual abuse has caught attention. A millionaire, identified as Stephen Bradley Mell, has been arrested for abusing a 15-year-old minor.
23 Apr 2019
18-year-old sues Apple for $1 billion: Here's why
An 18-year-old teenager from New York has sued Apple for a whopping $1 billion.
07 Apr 2019
Preview and final predictions for WWE WrestleMania 35
The pro-wrestling world is all set for the grandest event of the year, as the 35th edition of WWE's WrestleMania will be held on Sunday.
05 Apr 2019
US judge asked rape survivor if "she tried closing legs"
A New Jersey Superior Court judge who asked a rape survivor whether she tried "closing her legs" during the assault is facing three months of suspension without pay.
27 Mar 2019
The five most important eras in the history of WWE
WWE's history can be divided into different eras and the factor that separates one era from another is the approach to storylines which the company took.
16 Mar 2019
Indian, arrested in December, admits to smuggling immigrants to US
An Indian national arrested last December for conspiring and smuggling foreign nationals into the United States recently pleaded guilty.
05 Mar 2019
Boy, who got vaccinated against parents' wishes, to address Senate
Ethan Lindenberger from the US turned a rebel when he questioned his parents' anti-vaccine acts, and then got himself vaccinated, grabbing eyeballs from the national media.
19 Feb 2019
16 US states sue Trump administration over national emergency declaration
Everyone had predicted that US President Donald Trump's move to declare a national emergency would not go unchallenged.
18 Feb 2019
Apple sued over defective iPad explosion: Details here
Apple is facing a lawsuit from a US-based woman over a defective iPad.
12 Feb 2019
Know all about Shloka Mehta, Mukesh Ambani's daughter-in-law
Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta are all set to get married on March 9 and it is going to be a glitzy affair.
05 Feb 2019
Indians arrested in 'pay-and-stay' scheme plead not guilty in US-court
The eight Indians, who were recently arrested for recruiting several hundred students mostly from India to stay illegally in the US by enrolling in a fake university, have pleaded "not guilty" before a federal court in Michigan.
02 Feb 2019
129 Indian 'students' arrested in US 'pay-to-stay' visa scam
The US authorities have arrested 129 Indian 'students' for enrolling themselves in a fake university to extend their stay in the country.
31 Jan 2019
US college scam: Hundreds of Indian students face deportation, jail
Hundreds of Indian students studying in the US could face deportation or even jail, after the arrest of eight men - all Indian or of Indian-origin - who had enrolled them in a fake university run by US undercover agents.
27 Jan 2019
'Kaabil' director Sanjay Gupta faces racism, shares incident on Twitter
Kaabil director Sanjay Gupta recently took to Twitter to reveal a disturbing incident.
19 Jan 2019
Amazon has built vests to protect workers from warehouse robots
With robots at Amazon's warehouses increasingly becoming a hazard for the company's warehouse workers, Amazon Robotics has come up with a new vest to protect its employees.
16 Jan 2019
Jon Bernthal, Vera Farmiga join cast of 'The Sopranos' prequel
The Sopranos is getting a prequel movie after the HBO show wowed audience with a humane portrayal of a New Jersey mobster who tried to live the American dream.
11 Jan 2019
'The Sopranos' prequel movie will show Tony Soprano's youth
The Sopranos remains one of HBO's best shows and overall one of the greatest shows ever made.
29 Dec 2018
Five superstars who can return to WWE in 2019
With 2018 nearing its end and WrestleMania season slowly dawning upon us, it looks like the perfect time when WWE will want popular superstars to script a comeback.
14 Dec 2018
It was literally raining cash on this US road
We all had that moment where we find a crisp note (of any denomination) lying on the road, and a greedy little smile appears on our faces.
18 Nov 2018
US: 16-year-old teen shoots Telangana man, he dies on spot
In yet another incident which raises concern about gun control in the United States, a 16-year-old boy shot a 61-year-old Telangana man.
15 Nov 2018
Braving sub-zero temperature, Indian-Americans celebrate Chhath Puja in US
Hundreds of Indian-Americans, mainly those tracing their roots from Bihar, Jharkhand and eastern UP celebrated Chhath Puja in the US yesterday.
23 Oct 2018
TCS among top 10 firms to get certifications for H-1B
According to data from the US Department of Labor, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is the only Indian company among the top 10 companies to have been awarded foreign labor certifications for H-1B visas for the fiscal year 2018.
19 Oct 2018
50,000 Indians took US-citizenship in 2017; 4,000 more than 2016
Over 50,000 Indians were granted American citizenship in 2017, 4,000 more than 2016, according to the latest official report.
11 Oct 2018
World's longest non-stop flight to take off today: Details here
The world's longest flight from Singapore to New York is all set to take off on Thursday, marking the re-launch of Singapore Airlines' marathon flight service five years after they discontinued it.