24 Feb, 2024
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#Indian-Americans must confront mental health stigma, as community grapples with surge in murder-suicides

The Indian American community witnessed a deeply troubling trend in the past year – a disturbing increase in murder-suicide cases. As the American Bazaar reported, 2023 began with a harrowing incident on January 2, involving Dr. Dharmesh Arvind Patel, who drove his Tesla off a cliff in an attempt to take the lives of his […]

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A new way to swiftly eliminate micropollutants from water

The benchmark method to treat micropollutants in water is activated carbon. However, making filters with activated carbon is energy-intensive, requiring very high temperatures in large, centralized facilities. Gokhale says approximately “four kilograms of coal are needed to make one kilogram of activated carbon, so you lose a significant amount of carbon dioxide to the environment.” […]

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A jobs crisis in #India is driving workers to #Israel

On a frigid morning last week, hundreds of men, wrapped up in woollens and blankets, queued up inside a sprawling university campus in India’s northern state of Haryana. The men, carrying backpacks and lunch bags, were queueing up for practical exams for construction jobs – plastering workers, steel fixers, tile setters – in Israel. For […]

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India’s market-driven success is good news for Texas

In the dynamic landscape of the global market economies, India has recently achieved a remarkable milestone by surpassing the historically powerful financial hub of Hong Kong to become the fourth-largest stock market in the world. This is a remarkable turn of events given where the country has long existed on the economic world stage. The […]

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#India’s Quiet Push to Steal More of #China’s iPhone Business

India is quietly grabbing from China more manufacturing of Apple’s iPhones and other electronics gear.It is happening in South Indian industrial areas on muddy plots that were once farmland.In Sriperumbudur, people call Apple “the customer,” not daring to say the name of a company that prizes its secrets.But some things are too big to hide. […]

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#Indian-American woman Shohini Sinha named head of FBI field office in Salt Lake City

Indian-American Shohini Sinha, known for her expertise in counter-terrorism investigations, has been appointed as the special agent in charge of the FBI’s field office in Salt Lake City, located in the state of Utah, USA.FBI Director Christopher Wray selected Sinha for this prominent role, taking into account her outstanding performance as the executive special assistant […]