Asian-American Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. It's vote against Trump, not for Hillary: IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times of India

    "The Republican candidate does not have the values and character to run this country," one of the key figures of the Indian-American community said Indian-American women said after what Trump said against women in recent videos and the last two debates, it is unlikely that they would vote for him CLEVELAND: Several Indian-Americans living here are in a dilemma of whom to vote for in the November 8 presidential polls, with many of them Hillary Clinton, saying Donald Trump 's statements regarding women and immigration scare them. Issues closer to their heart reviving the economy, terrorism and immigration brings them closer to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.


  2. Collected Department Releases: Remarks at Philippines Department of Foreign AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | State Department

    My colleague from the Department of Defense, Kelly Magsamen, and I just had a constructive meeting with the Foreign Secretary, following up on a phone conversation he held earlier this morning with Secretary Kerry which was also a very productive and constructive discussion. And a big part of the message that Secretary conveyed and I conveyed is that there is a deep wellspring of respect and affection between the United States and the Republic of the Philippines.


  3. 'Crimes against humanity': Philippines president accused of...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Crimes against humanity': Philippines president accused of paying vigilantes to kill drug dealers after he intensifies war on drugs leaving bodies strewn in streets Many are thought to have been gunned down by vigilante groups who are being paid in cash for each kill As his street war on crime and drugs intensifies and bodies lie strewn in the streets, the president of the Philippines has been accused of committing crimes against humanity. Rodrigo Duterte has launched a brutal crackdown on narcotics since being elected to office in June and at least 3,700 suspected drug dealers have been killed in less than four months.


  4. Could our Presidential election be "rigged"? Five things you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Wiredpen

    Convention speaker schedule to be released tomorrow. Let today be devoted to Crooked Hillary and the rigged system under which we live.


  5. Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weekend Balita

    Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles , in close partnership with community-based organizations and local government, announced an unprecedented campaign to encourage and increase the number of Asian American immigrants applying for U.S. citizenship. Community based organizations serving the Asian American community will receive additional funding and support to process citizenship applications.


  6. Most of Trump's charts skew the data. And not always in his favor.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 | The Washington Post

    ... gray bars to represent 100 percent of the median wage of white men. The bar comparing the median wage of Asian-American women to that of white men is labeled 84 percent but reaches nearly 90 percent. This scale error makes the wage gap appear ...


  7. First-time Latino voters look to affect presidental electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 18 | The Daily Democrat

    ... since the 2008 presidential primary in which a higher percentage of registered Latino voters turned out than Asian-American voters. “We have seen this last year an increased number of applications for citizenship in the Latino community, and ...


  8. TWD's Steven Yeun Nails Glenn's Legacy In One Amazing QuoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Refinery 29

    ... most proud of looking back at his time on The Walking Dead . "Honestly, the privilege that I had to play an Asian-American character that didn't have to apologize at all for being Asian, or even acknowledge that he was Asian," Yeun told the ...


  9. Featured On Breakout Web Series SlantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... a TV pilot and web series by the same name, this time fast forwarding in Andrea's life where now she, as an Asian-American woman, is seeking a career as an actor and hoping for her "big break." Under the guidance of these two talented women the web ...


  10. New exhibition recognises importance of Gujarat community in RedbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | This is Local London

    Speaking to Mr Gerard Greene, even over the phone, you can hear the excitement and enthusiasm brimming in his voice. Today we discussed the recent opening of the "India's Gateway: Gujarat" exhibit at the Redbridge Central Library.


  11. Terrorism greatest threat to humanity, says Rajnath SinghRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    The Home Minister, who is on a three-day official visit to Bahrain, made these observation during his bilateral meeting with Bahrain Interior Minister Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa here. "There are no good or bad terrorists," an official release quoted him as saying.


  12. North Korea's newest zoo attraction is a chimpanzee trained to smoke cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Among young Americans, such a habit would put her in the minority; the Centers for Disease Control estimated in 2014 that for every 100 people aged 18 to 24, only 17 were smokers. But Dallae is not American, nor is she human.


  13. US: Philippines' Duterte Sparking Distress Around WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Voice of America

    America's top diplomat for Asia said Monday that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's controversial remarks and a 'real climate of uncertainty' about his government's intentions have sparked distress in the U.S. and other countries. Daniel Russel, the assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs, said he also relayed to Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr. international concern over continuing killings under Duterte's crackdown against illegal drugs.


  14. FIG Partners Lowers Hanmi Financial Corp. (HAFC) to Market PerformRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Hanmi Financial Corp. from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $26.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, June 21st.


  15. SHAPING debunks Asian-American education stereotypesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Evergreen

    Asian-American and Pacific Islander high school students from across the state of Washington attended the annual WSU SHAPING Conference this past weekend, a three-day, WSU student-led conference encouraging them to pursue higher education. SHAPING aids students with networking opportunities, financial aid or any other resources they might need in their pursuit of higher education.


  16. THIS: Trailer TrashtalkRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hilobrow

    ... star, erm, beating up legions of Asian people? Way to make the case, Marvel! As you probably know, many Asian-American fans (and allies) were incensed that this martial-arts role went to a white guy, when that form is so associated with Asian ...


  17. Budget Allocation For Indian Entrepreneurs Biggest Since Merdeka, Says SEEDRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    The RM150 million allocation in the 2017 Budget for business financing programmes for Indian entrepreneurs through TEKUN and Amanah Ikhtiar Malaysia is the biggest since Independence, says the Secretariat for Empowerment of Indian Entrepreneurs . Chief Executive Officer Datuk Dr A. T. Kumararajah said this shows the government's commitment to continuing to empower the Indian community's economy especially those in the bottom 40 per cent household income group .


  18. EDITORIAL: Early voting begins todayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Early voting begins today for the Nov. 8 general election. It seems as if every major election is presented as the most important vote of our time, but that statement seems to carry more weight in the current campaign.


  19. Together Empowering Asian Minds (TEAM) Holding Open Call for Videos on Asian American Mental HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    Oct. 24, 2016 - PRLog -- Together Empowering Asian Minds has recently announced an open call for videos that explore different perspectives and experiences with AAPI mental health. With this Video Open Call, TEAM aims to encourage open and honest conversation of mental health within the Asian American community.


  20. Duterte's Japan itineraryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    President Rodrigo Duterte will embark on a three-day visit to Japan on Tuesday, October 25, highlighted by meetings with Emperor Akihito, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and business leaders. The president's first activity on Tuesday is a meeting with hundreds of members of the Filipino community at the Palace Hotel Tokyo.