Politics

  • Spencer S. Hsu | June 22, 2018

    U.S. to Return Boy Taken at Border From Guatemalan Mom

    7-year-old Guatemalan boy and his mother, detained and separated upon seeking asylum at the U.S. border, scheduled to...

  • Little India Desk | June 22, 2018

    Trudeau Faces Flak Over India Trip Bills, Payment For Indo-Canadian Chef

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing criticism for the huge amount that the trip cost, including the $17,000 paid to fly Vancouver-based chef Vikram Vij to India.

  • Mihir Sharma | June 22, 2018

    A Tiny Newspaper Ad May Be India’s Declaration Of Independence

    We can begin to believe that, one day, positions in New Delhi's corridors of power -- positions with real responsibility -- will be given to people with demonstrated ability in the fields they are supposed to supervise.

  • Little India Desk | June 21, 2018

    Over 7,000 Indians Sought Asylum in U.S. in 2017: UN Report

    The United States received 331,700 asylum claims in 2017, according to the annual Global Trends report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

  • Little India Desk | June 21, 2018

    India’s Chief Economic Adviser Quits, Cites Personal Reasons to Return to U.S.

    "My departure from this job is for entirely personal reasons," Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian said.

  • Little India Desk | June 20, 2018

    Over 50 Indians Among Dozens of Immigrants Detained in U.S.

    52 Indians are among the 123 immigrants detained by American authorities in Oregon over allegations of illegal entry in the country.

  • Little India Desk | June 20, 2018

    India Excluded from Relaxed Visa Rules Due to ‘Overstayers:’ UK Politician

    "There is always a demand for easier norms, but we cannot look at that without addressing the issue of overstayers," UK's International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said.