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7 min ago | Al Bawaba

Bahrain-India trade ties to be focus of key talks

The objectives are to acquaint the Indian community in Bahrain and nearby countries with the various investment opportunities in India A key meeting in Bahrain next week will see discussions between Bahraini and Indian business leaders on bilateral trade and investment opportunities.


Related Topix: Indian-American

4 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

Concern as East Lancs Asian women fail to take up sessions after heart attacks

EAST Lancashire health chiefs have raised concerns about the apparent reluctance of Asian women to attend rehab sessions after suffering a heart attack.


Related Topix: Heart Attack, Health, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

5 hrs ago |

Malkin: Dems look the other way on race

The feeble-minded coot stuck his foot in that mess of a mouth again last week at the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce.


Related Topix: Opinion

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Nelson Mail

Pair in court on human trafficking charges

ON TRIAL: Jaswinder Singh Sanga and Satnam Singh on their way to the Nelson District Court, both men face human trafficking charges.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Indian-American


Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat, Sanrio Reveals

Christine R. Yano is an anthropologist from the University of Hawaii who has spent years studying the phenomenon that is Hello Kitty.


Related Topix: Life, Hello Kitty, Hobbies, Japanese-American


Brighten up your life at Auckland Diwali Festival

Aucklanders can look forward to an enlightening experience at this year's Auckland Diwali Festival on 11-12 October as the event known as the 'festival of lights' delves deep into the sights, sounds, tastes and traditions of India.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Life, Holidays, Diwali, Indian-American


Death at Chinatown

In Frances McNamara's Death at Chinatown , an accusation of murder against a young woman exposes a much larger mystery within Chicago's Chinese community.


Related Topix: Chinese-American

The Independent

Rotherham child abuse scandal: Anger at authorities who failed to act

Paul Gallagher is a reporter for the Independent and Independent on Sunday having joined the group in 2012.


Related Topix: South Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Sex Scandal, Derbyshire County, England

Project Runway' Puts Indian-American Designer to the Test

Birmingham, Ala., designer Sandhya Garg has not had an easy time of it on Season 13 of Lifetime's reality series "Project Runway."


Related Topix: Project Runway, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Indian-American, Birmingham, AL, Wedding

A Lesson for Bill O'Reilly on 'Asian Privilege'

Every time someone uses statistics about the Asian-American community to tell black people, "Stop complaining, look at this other minority group and how successful they are," I die a little inside.


Related Topix: African-American, South Korea, World News, Asia, Mathematics, Science, Japanese-American, Vietnamese-American

Indian-American Author Wins 2014 PEN Open Book Award

Author Nina McConigley grew up in Wyoming as the daughter of an Irish father and an Indian mother - so she boasts a unique perspective on life in one of America's least racially diverse states.


Related Topix: Indian-American, Arts, Literature

Korea Herald

Documents show Japan's wartime sex slav...

The following is the fourth in a series of articles on Japan's wartime sexual enslavement of Asian women on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the foundation of The Korea Herald on Aug. 15. - Ed.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News

The Independent

The Rotherham child abuse scandal is a tale of apologists, misogyny and double standards

The report by Professor Alexis Jay into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham is both appalling and yet strangely reassuring.


Related Topix: South Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Council ignored abuse of 1,400 children for 16 years in UK town

Additional complaints were put to Mary McNulty at a subsequent meeting and one staff member described her as moody and difficult to work with The horrifying cost of the official failure to confront widespread child sexual exploitation was revealed yesterday in a damning report detailing how abusers exploited 1,400 children from a single town in ... (more)


O'Reilly Follows Up on 'White Privilege' Debate: Is There Asian Privilege Too?

Yesterday Bill O'Reilly sparred with Megyn Kelly over the idea of "white privilege."


Related Topix: African-American, Television


Asian-Bashing Dems and Doormat Minorities Who Enable Them

Harry Reid is a bigoted Beltway corruptocrat with an interminable case of diarrhea of the mouth.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Mitch McConnell

Daily Times

Australian MP Clive Palmer apologises for insulting Chinese

SYDNEY: Australian politician Clive Palmer on Tuesday apologized to the Chinese embassy in Canberra for calling Chinese "bastards" and "mongrels" in a media interview.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel, Chinese-American

BBC News

The history of a child abuse scandal

An independent report has severely criticised South Yorkshire Police and Rotherham Council after finding "at least" 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the town between 1997 and 2013.


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Indian-American doctors spread health message at India Day parade

In their efforts to spread the message of healthy living for all, leaders of the American Association of Physicians of Indian origin joined the India Day Parade here last week.


Related Topix: Indian-American, Medicine

'I feel at home in India,' Attenborough said

'At the end of the interview, as he walked with us to the elevator, he looked at me and said, "Do you think it was my karma that I should have made this film?"' ichard Attenborough was in an expansive mood.


Related Topix: Oscars, Ben Kingsley, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Christopher John Lee, Indian-American