From Sushmita Sen in the early 1990s to the latest 2011 winners, daughters of the Armed Forces seem to dominate Indian beauty pageants.
Men play second-fiddle on Indian TV serials.
Did matter create consciousness or consciousness matter?
I knew one other thing: I too had graduated and you were congratulating me.
Last year, Congress considered, but failed to pass, the Dream Act, which would have given students like Chahal a break.
Yoga guru to the stars, Bikram Choudury, could not hold on to his inner peace when an interviewer for the London The Times ventured into
I read a piece of writing and within a paragraph or two I know whether it is by a woman or not
Enthusiastic villagers decided to rename their village from Shiv Nagar to Snapdeal.com Nagar
A former maid is accusing India’s New York consulate of using her as forced labor and making a sexual advance. Santosh Bhardwaj, 45, alleges in her lawsuit that she was made to work 105-hour a week for just $300 a month and had to sleep in a storage room.
Raju deleted her Twitter, Facebook and MySpace accounts after video of the altercation surfaced and went viral.
A new website is shining a spotlight on corruption in India by allowing users to share their bribery experiences. Ipaidabribe.com seeks to “uncover the market price
An Indian American couple who fled to India has been indicted in what Preet Bharara, the United States attorney for Manhattan, dubbed “one of the
The company is set to launch a consumer line of wear, including jackets, shoes, scarves, gloves and elbow packs.
The company is accused of exploiting business visitor visas, which are intended for visitors to attend meetings, conferences or install specialized equipment.
Little-known colleges exploit visa loopholes to make millions off foreign students.
Thrilling youngistan, shocking old-istan, the new breed of song-writers in Bollywood is re-writing the rules of the game. What’s going on?
Indian Restaurant Chains Have Overseas Expansion On Their Menus
India has seen a huge emphasis on investment in education in recent years.
Do unregulated temples of God really serve a higher purpose.
Are we the dreams of Gods, or Gods the dream of men?
You might as well not be, if you don’t belong.
The slew of recent financial scandals in which so many Indians have been ensnared is the natural corollary of the community’s fixation with wealth.
Maya, a name also popular among African Americans, is the most popular Indian female baby name in the United States. Arjun retained its rank as
Back home in South Africa, Pasqualotto claims she has been offered a major role in a Bollywood film and will appear at the inaugural India Grand Prix in October.
The 2006 conversations were disclosed after the Indian Supreme Court lifted its five-year-old gag order on the tapes.
Even the most uncharitable reading of Mahatma Gandhi’s life and works would discount any possibility that Gandhi had sexual liaisons, much less homosexual ones, after 1906. Only fabricated and dishonest interpretations can — and have.
“I thought the book might be controversial for other reasons.”
Clearly the self-appointed guardians of Gandhi’s legacy neither have read Lelyveld’s book nor have any understanding of the man they so venerate.
Industry Moves from Israel to India
I am missing matke ka paani. What on earth got you hooked on Busleri?
Examining the incredible hype, hoopla, hysteria and histrionics that gripped the one billion plus awe-struck fans.
Review of the Indian Film Festival in Los Angeles?
A Jersey City doctor has been charged with conspiring to have his wife, lover and a former business associate murdered. Dr. Ajit Jayaram, 63, of
Members of India’s medical community are bristling at what they term as Pres. Barack Obama’s cheap shot at the country’s “cheap” healthcare. Speaking at a
Termites at an Indian bank gobbled up nearly Rs 10 million ($225,000) in paper currency held in a strongroom. “The branch management has been found guilty
The Indian preference for boys is skewing the country’s gender ratio, according to the latest census data. The 2011 census found 914 girls for every 1,000
Our universe will end without a doubt and no underground bunker will be safe. But relax, the end time is billions or even trillions of years away.
Ratan Tata, head the Tata Group, one of India’s largest business empires, recently revealed that he come close to marrying four times, but “each time
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, often touted as a Tea Party favorite for the Republican presidential nomination, is turning heads with his spirited defense of
A RutgersUniversity student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate having gay sex has been indicted on a sexual orientation hate crime