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Here’s why PM Modi apologised to US Senator John Cornyn’s wife

New York: ‘Howdy Modi’ was not just about fiery speeches and a show of strength by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump. It was also about the Prime Minister’s personal touch. Behind the scenes, Prime Minister Modi also recorded a special “apology” video for Senator John Cornyn’s wife. It was the birthday of Cornyn’s […]

Electric atmosphere at NRG arena in Houston: MEA

Houston (Texas): As the stage was set to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump at the NRG stadium here for the ‘Howdy, Modi!’ event, India’s Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Sunday said there was an “electric atmosphere” there due to presence of over 50,000 Indian Americans. “That’s a Texas-sized crowd! Electric […]

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Modi meets Kashmiri Pandits, Sikhs, Dawoodi Bohras in Houston

Houston: A delegation of the Kashmiri Pandit community met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Houston, and “unequivocally supported” the revocation of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status and it being made part of the rest of the country. “In Houston, a delegation of the Kashmiri Pandit community met the Prime Minister. They unequivocally supported the steps […]

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Specially abled Indian-origin teen to sing national anthem at ‘Howdy Modi’

Houston: A 16-year-old Indian-origin boy, born with a rare medical condition known as osteogenesis imperfecta’ or brittle bone disease, will be singing the Indian national anthem at the ‘Howdy Modi’ event on Sunday and is excited at meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Sparsh Shah, who is wheelchair-bound, does not let his condition come in the […]

3 killed in shooting in Houston

Houston, Dec 30 (IANS) Three persons, including the gunman, have been killed in a shooting incident in Houston in the US state of Texas, police said. Houston Police Department Executive Assistant Chief Troy Finner told reporters on Friday in a briefing that the shooter, who was a former employee of an auto repair shop, shot […]