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39 min ago | Sky News

GSK Bribery Probe: UK Investigator Charged

A Briton reportedly employed to find out who sent a sex tape of the pharmaceutical firm's China boss to company execs is charged.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Chinese-American, Biotech, Medicine, GlaxoSmithKline, Healthcare Industry

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Rise of the well-dressed male

For long, menswear was associated with staid, clear-cut designs and patterns. But things took a gradual turn when international fashion labels entered India, inspiring designers to make interesting creations for their male clientele.

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Related Topix: Indian-American

Sat Jul 12, 2014

South China Morning Post

Japan firm obliges Filipino women to waive its responsibility for deaths

A Japanese nursing-care service provider requires Filipino job applicants sign a statement absolving the company of any responsibility should they die in Japan, the statement obtained by Kyodo News showed Saturday.

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Related Topix: Filipino-American

Refinery 29

Why The Best SPFs Come From Asia

Korean women have an extreme relationship with the sun - taught to avoid it at all costs - that shimmering ball of death in the sky.

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Related Topix: Korean-American, Skin Cancer, Medicine, Health

PRLog US Entertainment

Joe Bataan King of Latin Soul Performing in San Francisco

Through the 1960s and 1970s, Bataan was an enormously popular bandleader and hailed as the "King of Latin Soul."

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Related Topix: Filipino-American

Pleasanton Weekly

Artist learns to embrace two cultures

Artist Minnie Phan illustrates her personal cultural journey as a Vietnamese-American.

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Related Topix: Vietnamese-American, California College of the Arts, Union City, CA

Nerve News

US lawmakers to foster closer India ties through community

Washington, July 12 - Three leading Democratic lawmakers have vowed to engage with the Indian-American community to identify possible areas for near-term collaboration and work to address challenges in the US-India partnership.

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Related Topix: Indian-American, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steny Hoyer, Eliot Engel

Nerve News

Indian-American lawmaker for dialogue with India on nuclear issues

Ami Bera, the lone Indian-American member of US House of Representatives, has called for an open dialogue with India on issues like liability concerns to open Indian energy market to US companies.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Indian-American

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Hindustan Times

Move to invite Modi to address US Congress gains momentum

A move to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a joint session of US Congress is gaining momentum with 36 lawmakers endorsing it in a letter to the Congressional leadership.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Eni Faleomavaega, Democrat, Indian-American, Barack Obama

Business Journal

Shalini Vadhera on 'Power Beauty,' her big break and why garlic goes well with nail polish

Shalini Vadhera talks with Bizwomen about her successes and her missteps as an entrepreneur and global beauty expert.

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Related Topix: Indian-American, Entertainment, Access Hollywood, Television, Shark Tank

GlobalNews

Vietnamese community rallies to help Montreal woman find bone marrow donor

She's also living in isolation in a small hospital room because she has leukemia for the second time in less than two years.

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Related Topix: Vietnamese-American, Leukemia, Health

CNN

Don't hyphenate Chinese American

Those who live in fear today imagine that America is being overrun by foreign, disease-carrying, tax-sucking criminal hordes.

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Related Topix: Chinese-American, Immigration Reform, Kids, Family, Opinion

Examiner.com

American revolutionary Grace Lee Boggs breaks the model minority stereotype

When you hear the word "revolutionary" you don't think of a little old Asian American lady tottering around on a walker in Detroit.

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Related Topix: Providence, RI

Refinery 29

Well, This Yellowface Topshop Necklace Is Just Awful

Topshop: the go-to for cute dresses, trendy denim, and apparently offensive jewelry.

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ABS-CBN News

Fil-Am designer combines traditional PH fabrics, modern design

SAN FRANCISCO In celebration of the new section of the Department of Tourism at the Philippine Consulate in San Francisco, people were treated to a fashion show of modern Filipino attire.

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Related Topix: Filipino-American, Gloria Macapagal-arroyo

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Perez picks heavily Latino precincts in recount fight

When John A. Pérez pored over voting results to determine which of California's 22,353 precincts should be recounted in his tight battle for state controller, his campaign chose the ones in which he did well.

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Related Topix: California, Sacramento, CA, Bakersfield, CA

Contra Costa Times

El Cerrito middle school will be renamed for activist

Portola Middle School in El Cerrito will be renamed for the late Japanese American civil rights leader Fred T. Korematsu Middle School.

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Related Topix: El Cerrito, CA, Japanese-American, Education Etc., Oakland, CA

The Times of India

Indian-American community in US to accord grand welcome to PM Narendra Modi

WASHINGTON: The Indian-American community will accord a grand reception to Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he travels to the US in September to attend the annual General Assembly session in New York and a White House meeting with US President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: Indian-American, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

BioResearch Online

Singapore's First Breast Cancer Cell Bank Started By CSI

The Cancer Science Institute of Singapore announced that it has started the first University-based Breast Cancer Cell Bank in the country with the aim of fostering greater understanding of the disease and its potential treatments.

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Related Topix: Health, Breast Cancer, World News, Indonesia

Inside Bay Area

El Cerrito middle school will be renamed for activist

Portola Middle School in El Cerrito will be renamed for the late Japanese American civil rights leader Fred T. Korematsu Middle School.

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Related Topix: El Cerrito, CA, Japanese-American, Education Etc., Oakland, CA

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