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Indian Immigrants

An Interview With Dr. Urmilla Khanna on Her New Memoir, Boundaries of the Wind

Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque | Posted 10.25.2016 | Home
Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque

"I never fell in love, it was just there," Dr. Urmilla Khanna said, as she giggled at the silliness of the question about how she fell in love in an arranged marriage.

Indian Immigrants Make it Obvious That the American Dream Is Alive and Well

Vivek Wadhwa | Posted 08.25.2016 | Technology
Vivek Wadhwa

The lessons that disadvantaged groups can learn from Indian immigrants are to help each other and "pay it forward." America shows the world that providing all people with equal opportunity makes a bigger economic pie; that diversity fuels innovation and economic growth.

Indians: The Most Connected Diaspora

Pawan Khera | Posted 02.07.2015 | Home
Pawan Khera

As intensified globalization has increased the spatial distance between Indians, they are thronging towards online platforms that offer a sense of kinship and community. To Indians, both within and outside India, the Internet is an alternative public sphere to hold discourses with those who share a similarity of interests. Social networking sites also offer them a platform to assert their identity, culture and political inclination.

Shades of 'Otherness' in Europe: Indians and Muslims in the Milieu

Shohini Kundu | Posted 04.22.2012 | Home
Shohini Kundu

In the U.K., Indians have managed to elevate themselves above "Pakis," to the point that even Indian immigrants are now referring to the immigrants of Pakistani origin as Pakis. What changed?