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Swastika attack targets Indian-American candidate for Congress with Jewish-sounding surname (GOOD!!!)

(JTA) — Swastikas were painted outside the New Jersey home of an Indian-American candidate for Congress with a Jewish-sounding surname.

Peter Jacob is running against a Republican incumbent, Leonard Lance, who is a supporter of presidential candidate Donald Trump. 181 more words

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Why Indians Marry Indians

One of the images closely associated with India is its age old practice of the caste system.  Having spent a large chunk of my life in India and about the same in the US, I can claim that at least in the cities in India, caste as a system of hierarchy has little significance.   443 more words

Caste System

My First Field Visit

This morning, packed in a van with 7 others, I set off for my first day of field training.

Yesterday, we had our theoretical training on how to conduct the ASER Survey in the field. 554 more words

Indian-origin software industry veteran Ajei Gopal named CEO of US firm ANSYS

The Indian Express |  PTI | New York | Published:August 30, 2016 |

Ajei Gopal, 54 will become the CEO of Pennsylvania-based ANSYS with effect from January 1 next year. 402 more words


The Namesake – Jhumpa Lahiri

I’m sure you’ve all heard of this book by now or at least have seen the movie with Tabu, Irfan Khan, and Kal Penn (sorry, but Bollywood actors get first billing). 341 more words