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Indo-American Teacher Receives U.S. President’s Award

Indo-American Teacher Receives U.S. President’s Award

WASHINGTON – Darshan Jain, an Indo-American teacher from Illinois, has been named by U.S. President Barack Obama for prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Obama has named 108 Mathematics and Science teachers as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Jain and other winners will receive a [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »

Indians Spend 47%Of Time On WhatsApp, Skype: Report

Indians Spend 47%Of Time On WhatsApp, Skype: Report

NEW DELHI – Smartphone users in India spend 47pct of their time on communication applications such as WhatsApp, We Chat, Hike and Skype which are key driver of mobile broadband usage, says a report.
“Communication continues to be the dominant activity on smartphones. Communication apps are ‘always on’ and are a key driver of mobile broadband [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »

India Launches Online System For Foreign Employers

India Launches Online System For Foreign Employers

DUBAI – India has launched an online registration system for foreign employers who seek to recruit Indian workers, including nurses.
According to the Indian embassy in Abu Dhabi, all the foreign employers need to register in the eMigrate system.
The system makes it mandatory for the employer to fill in a registration application which will then be [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in International, Top News | Read More »

Indian National Jailed 20 Months For sex With Minor In Singapore

Indian National Jailed 20 Months For sex With Minor In Singapore

Dere Sachin Pravin, 39, was convicted before the state courts on three counts of sexual assault of a minor under 16, with two other counts taken into consideration.
SINGAPORE – In Singapore on Tuesday an Indian IT professional was sentenced to 20 months in jail for having sex with a minor. The arrest took place a [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in International, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Jindal Promotes Opportunistic And Defunct Melting Pot Theory

Jindal Promotes Opportunistic And Defunct Melting Pot Theory

Bobby Jindal, the Governor of Louisiana, who is of Indian origin, just announced his candidacy for the Republican Primary for the next American Presidential election. Jindal has made opposition to hyphenated Americans a cornerstone of his policy. He wants to do away with terms such as Irish-Americans, Indian-Americans or Polish-Americans. All Americans should be just [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Blueberry Farmer Who Beat Up His Tenant Ordered To Pay $300,000 In Damages

Indo-Canadian Blueberry Farmer Who Beat Up His Tenant Ordered To Pay $300,000 In Damages

Mission blueberry farm owner Nachhatter Singh Jhulley got into a fight with his tenant Jeremy MacKay on April 24, 2011, during which MacKay received a significant blow to the head with a metal pole. He was sent to hospital for treatment and claims to now have permanent headaches, dizziness, balance problems, and fatigue. MacKay was [...]

July 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Star Of India’s 1983 World Cup Cricket Champs Has Stuck With The Sport Through Coaching

Star Of India’s 1983 World Cup Cricket Champs Has Stuck With The Sport Through Coaching

THE 1983 STUNNER: BALWINDER SINGH SANDHU

“The game has changes drastically but I believe for the better as there are a lot of exciting elements and the fans love it,” Indian bowling legend Balvinder Singh Sandhu told The LINK. “The players are also making more money. I remember when we won the world cup, the Board [...]

July 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Sports, Top News | Read More »

Jindal Promotes Opportunistic And Defunct Melting Pot Theory

Jindal Promotes Opportunistic And Defunct Melting Pot Theory

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Bobby Jindal, the Governor of Louisiana, who is of Indian origin, just announced his candidacy for the Republican Primary for the next American Presidential election. Jindal has made opposition to hyphenated Americans a cornerstone of his policy. He wants to do away with terms such as Irish-Americans, Indian-Americans or Polish-Americans. All Americans [...]

July 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Yoga Has Become A $27 Billion Industry In The U.S.

Yoga Has Become A $27 Billion Industry In The U.S.

WASHINGTON – While the world celebrated the first International Yoga Day June 21, over 20 million Americans have already been practicing the ancient Indian meditative exercise, fueling the whopping $27 billion yoga industry in the country.
Years ago when the U.S. was first introduced to the 5,000-year-old Indian physical, mental and spiritual practice that aims to [...]

June 28th, 2015 | Posted in International, Top News | Read More »

US Spied On French Presidents Through NSA, Says WikiLeaks

US Spied On French Presidents Through NSA, Says WikiLeaks

PARIS – The National Security Agency of the United States spied on French presidents Jacques Chirac, Nicolas Sarkozy and Francois Hollande, whistleblower website WikiLeaks said on Tuesday, citing top secret intelligence reports and documents.
The claims were first reported in French daily Liberation and news website Mediapart, which said the NSA spied on the presidents during [...]

June 28th, 2015 | Posted in International, Top News | Read More »