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Mon, 15 Feb 2016
      NEW DELHI (INDIA): Fresh from his fifth visit to Afghanistan, wherein Senator Bob Corker had a first-hand experience of the ground realities and attacks on US troops by groups operating with in Pakistan, the Chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee shot off an angry letter to Secretary Kerry mentioning Pakistan’s duplicitous role in the fight on terror.   “While we’re spending tremendous amounts of US dollars and certainly tremendous sacrifice in our men a ...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016
With Prime Minister Narendra Modi scheduled to visit the United States in September, the Indian-American community is keen to chip in with funds for India's infrastructural growth.   The US-India Political Action committee (USINPAC), an organisation of non-resident Indians (NRIs), asked the Modi government to issue "Vibrant India" bonds. The representatives of the group will visit India and engage with the Indian government.   USINPAC Chairman Sanjay Puri and Director India Affairs Robinde ...
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Mon, 01 Feb 2016
Though India and the US always hold a good summit, there are few fans of the Obama administration in New Delhi. Obama’s desire to reduce US involvement in world affairs, in their view, is a key reason the Taliban are back in Afghanistan, the Islamic State is running rampant, and China is taking over the South China Sea. A US president who reverses this is what India is hoping to see next year.   For South Block looking for a US president who would seek to restore some global balance, says T ...
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015
In suspending his campaign for president, Bobby Jindal gave a nod to his immigrant roots.   "To put this in perspective, my parents came to this country 45 years ago; they came here for freedom and opportunity," Jindal told Fox News Tuesday night. "I don't think in a million years they would have ever imagined that I'd be governor, or that one day I would be running for president of the United States."   Jindal, the governor of Louisiana, was the first Indian-American politician to run for ...
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015
Thirteen years after the first Pravasi Bharatiya Divas was organised to celebrate the contribution of the Indian diaspora to the development of the mother country, its format is being changed and the change has largely been welcomed by the core audience.   Now the event will be moved outside Delhi to different states every two years; a smaller event will be held in Delhi every alternate year. “Starting with 2016, we will have a scaled down event in Delhi every alternate year. For this we wi ...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015
USINPAC has partnered with NewsX, one of the top 24-hour English news media channel, to host two Television Round Table Conferences in San Francisco—’Make in India: Opportunities & Challenges’ & ‘Is India ready to go digital?’ on the 25th of September 2015.   The programming line-up on NewsX will telecast the roundtable discussions in India on the 26th of September, along with prime time debates and live reports of the events unfolding in the US including ...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015
Indian-American hoteliers own some 20,000 properties — more than 40 per cent of all hotels in the United States. Of these hotels, which employ some 6,00,000 people, roughly 70% are owned by Gujaratis, as Pawan Dhingra wrote in his book, Life Behind the Lobby: Indian American Motel Owners and the American Dream. Dhingra, a sociology professor and museum curator, also mentions that of those Gujaratis, an incredible 75% share the last name Patel. Hence the moniker 'Patel Motel'.   Now the Asi ...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015
MUMBAI: All eyes are trained on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s second visit to the US, which is also the first time in three decades that an Indian PM visits the west coast.   Understanding the geopolitical and economic gravity that this event brings for India and the world at large, news channels NewsX and India News have lined up expansive coverage for viewers throughout Modi’s visit.   The programming line-up on NewsX and India News includes special shows, exclusive intervie ...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015
PDP’s youth activist Javaid Trali spent 30 days in the US under State Department funded International Visitors Leadership Programme (IVLP). He says Americans impressed him more than America People are the real driving force behind every nation’s prosperity and growth; policies and their implementation come later.  People determine which way a country would go – backward or forward. Nothing shall impress any one about anything unless we look at its basics. Foundations are important, rest ...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015
After his first visit as Indian Prime Minister to United States in September last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set for his second visit to US starting 23rd September. It will be the first time in three decades that an Indian Prime Minister visits the US West Coast.    As the US gears up for his visit, NewsX and India News bring to their viewers expansive coverage throughout his visit. The programming line-up on NewsX and India News will include a multitude of special shows, excl ...
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