In an extremely awkward incident, a newly elected member of the US House of Representatives mistook two senior Indian American officials of the Barack Obama administration to be from India and asked them questions about "your country" and "your government". Deccan Herald, 9 hours ago
US Congressman mistakes Obama's Indian - First Post.com, 10 hours ago
Indian American officials asked about 'your country','your government' - Yahoo! Malaysia, 11 hours ago
In one of the most embarrassing gaffes in recent memory during a congressional hearing, freshman Congressman Curt Clawson, R-Fla., totally mistook two senior Indian American U.S. government officials with representatives of the Indian government, ...India-West, 17 hours ago Florida congressman misidentifies US officials as India reps New York Post, 11 hours ago I love your country: FL congressman mistakes govt employees for India delegates Russia Today, 12 hours ago Curt Clawson becomes latest Flori-duh rep over India gaffe Miami Herald, 18 hours ago
India's English-Language Literary Scene Appeals to Americans Who Seek More Cultured and Sophisticated Readers
New York : Aesthete Press—publisher of the highly-praised new romantic, adventure novel The Wanderess by Roman Payne—has decided to shift marketing efforts for the acclaimed, new novel to India with the belief that India possesses more ...APN News, 2 hours ago
The humiliating moment rookie Congressman mistook Asian-American government staffers for Indian officials and told them: 'I'm familiar with your country'
Curt Clawson was making his first appearance at subcommittee Republican looked embarrassed after colleagues pointed out his error By Jessica Jerreat Published: 23:33 GMT, 25 July 2014 | Updated: 23:33 GMT, 25 July 2014 15 View ...Capital Bay, 13 hours ago Confused Republican Congress Critter Daily Kos, 2 hours ago Freshmen Republican misidentifies two senior officials as Indian Govt. representatives Business Standard India, 11 hours ago GOP Congressman Addresses Dark-Skinned U.S. Officials As If They Are Indian Diplomats Slate Magazine, 19 hours ago
While some Indian lawmakers seem to be insisting that all Indians are Hindus, at least one important American lawmaker the other day seemed to have difficulty in accepting that some people of Indian origin could be Americans too. [embedded ...Outlook India, 4 hours ago
The government will not accept breach of any Indian law relating to privacy of people by American agencies under their surveillance programmes and the same has been conveyed to US government, Parliament was informed Friday. The Government has ...Financial Express, 11 hours ago US snooping is unacceptable Indian Express, 17 hours ago
Fighting in the American professional circuit could soon be reality for budding Indian pugilists as a new boxing firm will be scouting for fresh talent in the coming days. "My sole objective was to give credentials to those players who could not make it to the Olympics and the Commonwealth Games. I also have a vision of taking up female boxers in future," said CEO of Guilty Boxing Puneet Dureja at the launch. The idea will be to zero in on such talents, who probably have not been a top amateur ...Rediff.com, 12 hours ago New company will give chance to boxers to turn Pro Business Standard, 2 hours ago
A U.S. Congressman mistook two senior Indian-American administration officials for Indian diplomats during a hearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday, leading to a wave of criticism across social media and the blogosphere for what appeared to be a case ...The Hindu, 14 hours ago
Talk about a really awkward 'oops' moment. A freshman American lawmaker mistook two senior US officials of Indian origin to be Indian government representatives.Times of India, 12 hours ago
Kerry will travel to New Delhi along with Commerce Secretary to co-chair the Strategic Dialogue with his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj on July 31. WASHINGTON: Asserting that the US values India's role as a net security provider in the Indian Ocean region, ...Economic Times, 22 hours ago 'India-US dialogue must lay out clear objectives' Economic Times, 17 hours ago
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