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My Selfishness

I’m often really critical of the Indian-American community, the South Asian community, the Asian-American community, and the wider PoC community. But I tend to criticize their lack of allyship more than I do the way they tackle their own problems. 1,493 more words


Indian American engineer Raj Shah presented with Prestigious Honor by ASTM International

Friday, January 8, 2016 |  India West Staff |

The American Society for Testing and Materials International recently presented Indian American engineer Raj Shah ( … 312 more words


ACM Indian American Fellows Named for Computing Innovations Advancing Technology : 2015 ACM Fellows

India West | Tuesday, December 29, 2015 |

The Association for Computing Machinery has recognized 42 of its members, three of them Indian American, for their significant contributions to the development and application of computing in areas from data management and spoken-language processing to robotics and cryptography.  365 more words


The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

Having come across many references to this book of late, I was more than faintly intrigued when I spotted this one at the very back of my uncle’s bookshelf. 308 more words

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Obama to present National Medal of Science to Indian-American professor Dr. Rakesh K. Jain

Business Standard | IANS  |  Washington  December 23, 2015  |

President Barack Obama will present the National Medal of Science to Dr. Rakesh K. Jain, an Indian-American professor at Harvard Medical School, and director of tumor biology laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital. 332 more words