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Wonderful meeting Obama, says Modi after 'Kem Chho' greeting

Sep 30 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he had a "wonderful meeting" with US President Barack Obama at the White House and both share a vision for partnership in which both countries would work together for the benefit of the entire humankind. In a Facebook post after his first meeting with Obama Monday night, the first time they were meeting, Modi said, "With President Barack Obama. We h...

Modi, Obama write first joint editorial

Sep 30 2014

After using technology successfully in their respective election campaigns, US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have for the first time interacted digitally to come out with a joint editorial. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson said both Prime Minister Modi and President Obama have written a joint editorial in a US newspaper to be published on Wednesday. ...

Five Indian-origin Entrepreneurs in Forbes List of Richest Americans

Sep 30 2014

Five Indian-Americans have been named among the 400 richest people in the US by Forbes, a list topped by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates for the 21st year in a row. Founder of outsourcing firm Syntel Bharat Desai, entrepreneur John Kapoor, Symphony Technology founder Romesh Wadhwani, Silicon Valley angel investor Kavitark Ram Shriram and venture capitalist Vinod Khosla are among 'The Riche...

PM Modi gets Gita as gift from Tulsi Gabbard

Sep 29 2014

Influential lawmaker Tulsi Gabbard, the only Hindu member of US Congress, has met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here and presented her personal copy of Bhagavad Gita to him, saying it was a gesture to express her love for India. Gabbard, a 33-year-old US Democrat Congresswoman from Hawaii, called on the Prime Minister at his hotel here. She presented to the Prime Minister a copy o...

US may seal deals worth USD 3-5 billion with India in defence, aerospace sectors

Sep 29 2014

In a step towards resurrecting Indian economy, US is likely to ink deals worth USD 3-5 billion in defence and aerospace sectors during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with top government officials and business leaders on Monday, while many have expressed interest to partner in projects related to smart cities and digital India. Broader contours of these potential deals are li...

Deeply touched by warm welcome in New York: PM Modi

Sep 27 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that he was 'deeply touched' by the warm welcome accorded to him in US. "A big thank you for the warm welcome in New York! Deeply touched. Looking forward to a great trip ahead," Modi said in a tweet. Modi is on a five-day visit to US. He arrived on Friday where he was greeted by hundreds of people who were waiting for him at the Madison A...

India, US have stake in each other's success: Modi

Sep 26 2014

India and US have a fundamental stake in each other's success, said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and added that "it will be of great value in advancing peace, security and stability in the Asia and Pacific regions". India and US have a fundamental stake in each other's success 'for the sake of our values and our many shared interests', wrote Modi in an international newspaper...

Hinduja brothers presented Lifetime Achievement Award in UK

Sep 25 2014

Hinduja brothers presented Lifetime Achievement Award in UKLeading NRI businessmen G P Hinduja and S P Hinduja have been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award in Business at a ceremony in the House of Lords. The award, constituted by the Indo-European Business Forum (IEBF), was presented to the Hinduja brothers at the event which was hosted by Baroness Sandip Verma, an Indian- origin minister in the UK's Department of Energy and Climat...

Don't let international crisis overshadow Indo-US ties: Think Tank

Sep 25 2014

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit, a conservative American think tank has called on the Obama Administration to not let the international crisis such as in Iraq and Syria overshadow US-India ties. "The stage is set for a successful Modi visit to Washington, but the White House must guard against allowing the myriad international crises happening around the globe to ov...

TANTEX NELA NELA TELUGU VENNELA

Sep 24 2014

టాంటెక్స్ ”నెల నెలా తెలుగు వెన్నెల” వేదికపై అద్భుతంగా ముగిసిన ౩౩ వ &#...

Modi to visit Gandhi statue, Lincoln and MLK Memorials

Sep 22 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay floral tributes to the Gandhi Statue and visit the historic Lincoln Memorial and the recently established memorial for Martin Luther King Jr in the American capital. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay floral tributes to the Gandhi Statue and visit the historic Lincoln Memorial and the recently established memorial for Martin Luther King Jr in...

PM Modi to meet US-based Jewish groups in New York

Sep 22 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet US-based Jewish groups during his visit to US this week followed by a meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Israeli counterpart. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet US-based Jewish groups during his visit to the US this week followed by a meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Israeli counte...

US keen on strong military ties with India: Army Chief

Sep 21 2014

America is keen to sustain and strengthen its military relationship with India, US Army Chief said on Friday ahead of the Modi-Obama Summit at the White House later this month. "India and the United States have a lot in common....They are the two large democracies. I think it is important for us to build trust between the two militaries and we energise our relationship," General Ray...

Young Indian architect named 'leader of tomorrow' by Time Magazine

Sep 21 2014

A 28-year-old Indian architect has been named ‘young leader of tomorrow’ by Time magazine for his pioneering work in designing affordable flood-proof houses for slum dwellers.Alok Shetty is among ‘leaders of tomorrow’ who are ‘working hard to change their worlds today’ Time said as it named six inspirational young persons in its first class of ‘next generation leaders’.] Time said Shetty i...

US lawmakers hail Obama’s decision to appoint Richard Rahul Verma as next envoy to India

Sep 21 2014

Top American lawmakers and eminent Indian-Americans have hailed President Barack Obama's decision to nominate Richard Rahul Verma as his next envoy to India, noting that he would make an excellent ambassador. "With over two decades of senior foreign policy experience, Rich Verma is a skilled and accomplished professional who will make an excellent ambassador to India," Congressman J...

Indian Muslims will live for India, die for India: Narendra Modi

Sep 19 2014

In his first ever interview since assuming office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has defended Indian Muslims and said their patriotism cannot be questioned. Speaking to Fareed Zakaria of CNN, Modi asserted that Indian Muslims will live for India and die for India and will not want anything bad for India. Responding to a question on al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri's recent announcement o...

TANTEX/NATA Table Tennis Tournament

Sep 17 2014

TANTEX/NATA Table Tennis TournamentTANTEX/NATA Table Tennis Tournament: Fun and Fitness for the Dallas Telugu Community September 13, 2014, Dallas, TX “Let’s play Table Tennisfor fun and fitness and bring sportsmanship to the Telugu community” is the theme of the Table Tennistournament jointly conducted by Telugu Association of North Texas (TANTEX), a non-profit, non-religious organization established in 198...

Australian PM says his visit to India strengthened strategic ties

Sep 17 2014

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Wednesday said his recent visit to India has strengthened strategic partnership between the two nations. "I recently travelled to India. The visit strengthened the strategic partnership between our two nations," Abbott said. The Australian leader, who recently concluded his first official two-day visit to India said "two-way trade between ...

Dr. Sachin Chopra & Bellhaven honored with 2014 IPRO Quality Award

Sep 16 2014

Dr. Sachin Chopra & Bellhaven honored with 2014 IPRO Quality AwardBellhaven Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing Care (Brookhaven, NY) & Dr. Sachin Chopra has been recognized with a 2014 IPRO Quality Award. The awards, given annually by IPRO, recognize organizations and professionals that demonstrate a commitment to improving the quality of care provided to Medicare beneficiaries. IPRO is the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for New York State...

India seeks resolute global action against terror

Sep 15 2014

India on Friday sought resolute and comprehensive global action against terror infrastructure, saying the challenge must be taken seriously as different "theatres" are getting interconnected through terror networks as well as globalisation of the "supply chain of ideology". In her address at the annual summit of the Shanghai Corporation Organisation (SCO), External Affairs Minister Sushma ...

Obama orders US airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria

Sep 15 2014

President Barack Obama told Americans on Wednesday he had authorized U.S. airstrikes for the first time in Syria and more attacks in Iraq in a broad escalation of a campaign against the Islamic State militant group. Obama's decision to launch attacks inside Syria, which is embroiled in a three-year civil war, showed the seriousness of the threat American officials see from Islamic State. A...

TANTEX_Vanitaa Vedika_Noukaa Viharam

Sep 10 2014

ఆనంద డోలికలలో సాగిన ' లాహిరి లాహిరి లో ' : టాంటెక్స్ వనితా వేదిక నౌకా ...

Modi visit will expand and deepen US-India strategic partnership

Sep 09 2014

President Barack Obama looks forward to welcoming Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 29-30, the White House announced, saying their talks will “Expand and deepen the US-India strategic partnership." "The two leaders will discuss a range of issues of mutual interest in order to expand and deepen the US-India strategic partnership," White House Press Secretary said in a ...

The Game "Brave Champs" by Indian Mom

Sep 09 2014

Indian mom invented board game to honor real champions - Brave Champs! In today\'s world, kids know what Batman or Spiderman can do. But do they know that the real life heroes like firefighters are the real champions? I am Niketa Jhaveri mom of two kids aged 5 and 2. I invented Brave Champs in our kitchen while teaching my son about different people we interact with throughou...

Islamic educational organisation targets illiteracy

Sep 06 2014

The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) has urged all Muslim nations on the occasion of the upcoming International Literacy Day Sep 8 to renew their efforts to address illiteracy on a wider scale. According to ISESCO, illiteracy is rapidly increasing in all Muslim countries and it poses a threat to the development and prosperity of society. ISESCO stated t...

TANTEX Annamayya Pada Sankeertana

Sep 05 2014

TANTEX Annamayya Pada Sankeertana టాంటెక్స్ వేదికపై అన్నమయ్య పద సంకీర్తనా పూలజల్లు: పద్మశ్రీ డా. శోķ...

India an emerging democratic superpower, says Australian PM

Sep 05 2014

Describing India as an "emerging democratic superpower", Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday said he looks forward to making the most of the abundant opportunities for business in the country. Kicking off his two-day India visit from the commercial capital, Abbott said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call "come, make in India" was "close in spirit and in intent" to the ...

Barack Obama vows to ‘degrade and destroy’ Islamic State

Sep 04 2014

He added that destroying the militant group will take time because of the power vacuum in Syria, the abundance of battle-hardened fighters that grew out of al Qaeda during the Iraq war, and the need to build coalitions, including with local Sunni communities. Islamic State released a video on Tuesday showing the beheading of the US journalist, the second American hostage to ...

Modi meets Netaji's oldest living associate, video team to be sent to record Bose's memories

Sep 04 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met Saichiro Misumi, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's oldest living associate in Japan, at a reception hosted by India-Japan Association and Japan-India Parliamentary Friendship League. At the function, Modi noted that the 93-year-old man remembers details about Subhash Chandra Bose and said he has asked Indian Ambassador to Japan Deepa Wadhwa to...

When India moves mouse, the whole world moves: Narendra Modi

Sep 04 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that India is no more the country of snake charmers as we are now playing with mouse and when we move it the world moves too. While interacting with the Indian community in Japan, Modi recounted that he told an interpreter in Taiwan a few years ago, "We've had devaluation. We used to play with snakes now we play with the mouse. When we mo...

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