Preet Bharara Charges two Indian Americans for alleged bribery and kickbacks

Preet Bharara Charges two Indian Americans for alleged bribery and kickbacks

NEW YORK (Diya TV) — Nimesh Patel, a former IT employee at a large national nonprofit named Society, and Dilip Vadlamudi, the owner of an information technology outsourcing company located in…

John Glenn, Aviation Icon and former U.S. Senator, dies at 95

John Glenn, Aviation Icon and former U.S. Senator, dies at 95

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — John Glenn’s legend is otherworldly — he became the first American to orbit Earth, then became a national political figure for 24 years in the U.S. Senate. He died…

Vijay Mallya’s Twitter hacked, asset and account details posted

Vijay Mallya’s Twitter hacked, asset and account details posted

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — The Twitter account belonging to the embattled Vijay Mallya was allegedly hacked Friday by a group called “The Legion,” who posted the mogul’s asset and…

New Ambassador Navtej Sarna feted in Washington

New Ambassador Navtej Sarna feted in Washington

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — The Indian-American community rejoiced in the welcoming of incoming Indian Ambassador to the United States Navtej Sarna, while at the same time wishing farewell to Deputy…

Harvard University offers free Buddhist scripture course online

Harvard University offers free Buddhist scripture course online

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Diya TV) — Harvard University’s online platform is now offering a free course called “Buddhism Through Its Scriptures.” The class is the third installment of…

AT&T and Time Warner try to sell their merger to Congress

AT&T and Time Warner try to sell their merger to Congress

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — AT&T and Time Warner executives were summoned to Capitol Hill Wednesday to defend their upcoming $85 billion merger. Arguments of representatives from both companies…

Report: Pentagon buried study exposing $125 billion in waste

Report: Pentagon buried study exposing $125 billion in waste

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — The Pentagon has buried an internal study that exposed $125 billion in administrative waste in its business operations amid fears Congress would use the findings as an…

Ethan Allen CEO Farooq Kathwari initiates Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council

Ethan Allen CEO Farooq Kathwari initiates Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — The best way to combat Islamophobia in the U.S. and around the world is to showcase the collective successes of Muslim-Americans, said Farooq Kathwari, chief executive of…

Breakthrough Prize Celebrates Top Science Achievements in Silicon Valley

Breakthrough Prize Celebrates Top Science Achievements in Silicon Valley

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — The Breakthrough Prize and its founders, Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki, Yuri and Julia Milner, and Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, last week announced the winners of…

Pakistani Passenger Plane Crashes With 48 on Board

Pakistani Passenger Plane Crashes With 48 on Board

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — A Pakistan International Airlines with 48 people on board, including a famous former pop singer, crashed near Abbottabad in northern Pakistan on Wednesday, government…

Indian Naval ship flips over in dock, kills 2

Indian Naval ship flips over in dock, kills 2

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — An enormous Indian Navy frigate tipped over on its side Monday, killing two people and injuring more than a dozen others. The guided missile frigate INS Betwa, a…

Power vacuum felt in South India in the wake of Jayalalithaa’s passing

Power vacuum felt in South India in the wake of Jayalalithaa’s passing

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Grief rippled through the southern India state of Tamil Nadu on Monday when its longtime leader, Jayalalithaa Jayaram, known by her followers as Amma, or Mother, was…

Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar to be first Sikh Chief Justice of India

Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar to be first Sikh Chief Justice of India

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — India will get its first Sikh Chief Justice in the new year after Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar is officially sworn in on Jan. 4 as India’s 44th Chief Justice…

Hindu American Foundation Concerned Over Keith Ellison’s Bid for DNC Chair

Hindu American Foundation Concerned Over Keith Ellison’s Bid for DNC Chair

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — The nation’s largest Hindu advocacy organization, the Hindu American Foundation, merged alongside prominent human and civil rights organizations in expressing concerns…