INDIAN-AMERICANS Are Enjoying A Dazzling Coming-out Party

INDIAN-AMERICANS Are Enjoying A Dazzling Coming-out Party

For years Indian Americans were stereotyped as convenience-store owners and overachieving children. Now, they are in a position of influence in American politics, media, entertainment and the arts. This year, a record 80 Indian-American candidates are running for...
Indian-American Restaurant Owners – Avtar Walia

Indian-American Restaurant Owners – Avtar Walia

Tamarind Tribeca, 99 Hudson Street at Franklin Street, is a 11,000 square foot, spacious restaurant with a seating capacity of 175 people, arranged on two different levels. The first floor has the dining room, bar and cocktail lounge whereas the second floor, a 1,500...
Why Indian-Americans Keep Winning Spelling Bee Competitions?

Why Indian-Americans Keep Winning Spelling Bee Competitions?

Last week, Karthik Nemmani from Texas won America’s fiercely competitive Scripps National Spelling Bee. There were 516 registered spellers from US states and territories, the Bahamas, Canada, Ghana, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, South Korea and the United Kingdom. The...
Indians – The Biggest Power Players In Silicon Valley

Indians – The Biggest Power Players In Silicon Valley

Today, the rise of Indians and Indian-Americans in the US tech world represents 15% of startups in Silicon Valley, according to a 2014 study by Professor Vivek Wadhwa. “The biggest surprise – or should I say shock – is that Indians are dominating...
Vinod Khosla –  Tech billionaire

Vinod Khosla – Tech billionaire

Vinod Khosla is an Indian American engineer and businessman. Born in 1955 in Delhi, India. He gained a degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. He then moved to the US to obtain a masters in biomedical engineering from Carnegie...