Indian Embassy in Washington DC celebrates India’s 71st Independence Day

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — India’s 71st Independence Day was celebrated in Washington DC with a flag-hoisting ceremony on the morning of August 15, 2017 at the Embassy Residence. The ceremony was attended by members of the Indian community in large numbers. Shri Navtej Sarna, Ambassador  of India, unfurled the tri-colored Indian flag followed by singing of the Indian National ..

Vice President Mike Pence speaks on US India future growth at 42nd USIBC Summit

Vice President Mike Pence speaks on US India future growth at 42nd USIBC Summit

    WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — Celebrating its 42nd year, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce U.S.-India Business Council’s (USIBC) Annual Leadership Summit today featured Vice President of the United States Mike Pence and other high-ranking government and private sector leaders to address USIBC members and guests.  The Leadership Summit focused on the important role of the ..

Warriors crack the code to Cavs defense in Game 2, can they do it in Game 3?

Warriors crack the code to Cavs defense in Game 2, can they do it in Game 3?

OAKLAND, Calif. (Diya TV) — In Sunday’s game 2 of the 2017 NBA Finals, the Warriors slowly disarmed the Cavaliers, finishing them off 132-113, thanks to a NBA Finals record 18 three-pointers. Steve Kerr set the tempo for the Warriors, after missing eleven postseason games with an illness, ensuring the offensive sets would create more open looks for ..

North Dakota hospitals could lose their key personnel due to H1B visa changes

North Dakota hospitals could lose their key personnel due to H1B visa changes

SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) — North Dakota’s medical professionals are currently harboring pressure from all angles — a growing shortage of available doctors, potential changes to the visa program that helps supply them and the prospect of how federal healthcare laws could change have them scrambling. President Donald Trump’s review of the H-1B visa program has ..

Warriors, Cavaliers prepare for NBA Finals, the stakes are high on both benches

Warriors, Cavaliers prepare for NBA Finals, the stakes are high on both benches

OAKLAND, Calif. (Diya TV) — The unprecedented fact that the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are preparing to square off in their third-straight NBA Finals matchup is a big enough storyline in itself to make this tournament an instant classic. When the series kicks off Thursday night at Oracle Arena, the ramifications — on ..

Mansimran Singh Kahlon hopes to become Virginia’s first Sikh Elected Official

Mansimran Singh Kahlon hopes to become Virginia’s first Sikh Elected Official

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — India-born Democrat Mansimran Singh Kahlon has officially declared his candidacy for Virginia’s House of Delegates, he hopes to become the state’s first Sikh-American elected official. Kahlon is bidding for the seat which represents the state’s 13th District, which encompasses Gainesville and Manassas Park in Prince William County. “Currently, there is no Sikh in ..

Nikki Haley Says U.S. Remains Committed to NATO: ‘It’s not a change in policy’

Nikki Haley Says U.S. Remains Committed to NATO: ‘It’s not a change in policy’

WASHINGTON (Diya TV) — Nikki Haley, the United States ambassador to the United Nations, said the U.S. remains firmly committed to the NATO alliance during a recent interview with MSNBC’s Nicole Wallace. Haley’s remarks were delivered on the heels of President Donald Trump’s contentious speech delivered to European members of NATO, during which he declined ..