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ALBANY – Eight years ago, on August 4, 2004, FBI agents in Albany took a Muslim religious leader and a pizza shop owner into custody, charging them with conspiracy and money laundering in a scheme that allegedly supported a foreign terrorist organization. Those men were convicted and sent to prison. On Saturday night, supporters took […]

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Fastest-Growing Population Group Supplies U.S. With Skilled Workers, Study Says By MIRIAM JORDAN Noah Rabinowitz for The Wall Street JournalManoj Kumar, right, with his family in Cortland, N.Y., Sunday. The Indian ear, nose and throat specialist opened his own practice in the U.S. in 2007. Asians are the fastest-growing, most educated and highest-earning population in […]

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Inertia on climate change and flawed economic path also cited as once popular president sees approval decline – Common Dreams staff President Obama is still vastly more popular internationally than his predecessor, George W. Bush, but after three and a half years of his presidency world opinion of US policy has fallen sharply, according to […]

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Joe Malinconico and Charlie Kratovil

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By KIRK SEMPLE , Source: NYTimes Samir N. Kapadia seemed to be on the rise in Washington, moving from an internship on Capitol Hill to jobs at a major foundation and a consulting firm. Yet his days, he felt, had become routine. By contrast, friends and relatives in India, his native country, were telling him […]

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  April 13, 2012 Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan was detained at a New York airport for over two hours by immigration officials after arriving from India in a private plane with Nita Ambani, to address students at Yale University in New Haven. While Nita, wife of Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, and the rest […]

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