Third Annual Dallas South Asian Film Festival opens March 3

Third Annual Dallas South Asian Film Festival opens March 3

DALLAS (Diya TV) — This year’s DFW South Asian Film Festival will kick off on March 3rd. The three-day extravaganza will open festivities with a screening of bold and sensitive film about…

Tata’s first non Parsi Chairman N Chandrasekaran reveals 3 step plan

Tata’s first non Parsi Chairman N Chandrasekaran reveals 3 step plan

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — N Chandrasekaran, the newest chairman of Tata Sons is the first Non-Parsi Chairman in Tata & Son’s 150 year history. It is also the principle investment holding…

Charu Jain named VP and Chief Information Officer at Alaska Airlines

Charu Jain named VP and Chief Information Officer at Alaska Airlines

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Alaska Airlines board of directors named Indian-American Charu Jain as the company’s newest vice president and chief information officer. Jain arrives at the…

Microsoft teams up with Flipkart to gain control of India’s Cloud Market

Microsoft teams up with Flipkart to gain control of India’s Cloud Market

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Microsoft and Flipkart announced Monday the two companies have entered into a strategic partnership to expand cloud marketshare and e-commerce in India. Microsoft chief…

Raj Shah: President Trump being mistreated by Media

Raj Shah: President Trump being mistreated by Media

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) —  White House Deputy Communications Director Raj Shah criticized the news media for being hostile towards President Trump. Trump has been subject to constant attacks since…

Hate Crime arrest made in vandalism of Davis Islamic Center

Hate Crime arrest made in vandalism of Davis Islamic Center

DAVIS, Calif. (Diya TV) — California authorities say a 30-year-old woman is being charged with hate crimes after police said she broke windows and left bacon on the doorhandles of the Davis…

Trump Health Pick Seema Verma thinks maternity coverage should be optional

Trump Health Pick Seema Verma thinks maternity coverage should be optional

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) —It’s the confirmation hearing last week no one was watching. Thursday, President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said…

Vivek Ranadive wants to take the NBA preseason to India

Vivek Ranadive wants to take the NBA preseason to India

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Diya TV) — Vivek Ranadive wants to bring the Sacramento Kings to India to play their preseason games. The league’s first India-born owner, Ranadive said Friday that he is…

Ten Asian American advisors resign from  President’s Advisory Commission

Ten Asian American advisors resign from President’s Advisory Commission

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — Ten members of the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) submitted their resignation to President Donald Trump Wednesday…

Pixar Partners with Khan Academy to launch online storytelling course

Pixar Partners with Khan Academy to launch online storytelling course

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Pixar Animation Studios is partnering with Khan Academy to launch the first of six free online lessons covering the art of storytelling, the course is taught by Pete…

Harvard, Yale and Stanford sue President Trump over Travel Ban

Harvard, Yale and Stanford sue President Trump over Travel Ban

STANFORD, Calif. (Diya TV) — Harvard, Yale and Stanford are just three universities among the 17 that recently launched a legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s travel ban on refugees…

Warriors Kevin Durant will visit the first NBA Academy in India

Warriors Kevin Durant will visit the first NBA Academy in India

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — Kevin Durant will be taking his talents to Delhi this offseason. Elected to his eighth consecutive NBA All-Star Game, the 28-year-old Durant made his announcement…

Raja Krishnamoorthi introduces the Executive Order Transparency Act

Raja Krishnamoorthi introduces the Executive Order Transparency Act

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, a member of the House Oversight Committee, has demanded an investigation take place to discover whether or not the Trump administration has…

Indian American designers make their mark at the New York Fashion Week

Indian American designers make their mark at the New York Fashion Week

NEW YORK (Diya TV) — Indian American and Chicago-based fashion designer Mac Duggal made his New York Fashion Week debut this year, among the items featured this year from his highly-acclaimed…