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Indian-American teen wins USD 100K quiz show prize in US

Saturday, 29/06/2019

New York : An Indian-American teen has won a whopping USD 100,000 prize in the most-watched individual quiz show in the US, according to a statement.



Punjab-origin Uber driver gets 3-yr jail on kidnapping charges

Saturday, 29/06/2019

NEW YORK: A Punjab-origin Uber driver has been sentenced to three years in prison, ordered to pay over 3,000 dollars (over ₹2 lakh) as penalty for kidnapping one of his female passengers and dropping her off on an isolated highway.



Indian-origin Priya Serrao crowned Miss Universe Australia

Friday, 28/06/2019

Sydney : Indian-origin Priya Serrao is celebrating with family and friends on Friday after she was crowned Miss Universe Australia, a title she intends to use to raise awareness about diversity and multi-culturalism.



Indian-origin woman jailed for assaulting Singapore police officer

Wednesday, 26/06/2019

Singapore : A 21-year-old Indian-origin woman in Singapore was jailed for three months on Wednesday for assaulting a police officer who tried to question her about a scuffle involving at least six people.



Jallianwala Bagh apology from UK ‘work in progress’

Wednesday, 26/06/2019

LONDON: The Theresa May government confined itself to expressing ‘deep regret’ in April for the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre, but senior British functionaries say the issue is a ‘work in progress’ and may happen before the end of the centenary year.



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Thursday, 01/08/2019

Jalandhar : In a major step to boost the rural economy besides providing employment to youth in villages, MARKFED has launched a sale booth in Lohian, which would, provides more than 100 eatable items.



Indian-Americans urge Trump to ‘fully support’ India on Kashmir

Sunday, 04/08/2019

Washington : The Indian-American community in the US has urged the Trump administration to “fully support” India’s decision to revoke the constitutional provision that accorded special status to Jammu and Kashmir and to continue to exert pressure on Pakistan to end its support to cross-border terrorism.