HINDU AMERICANS

  • Man jailed for threatening to decapitate Hindu-American lawmaker August 31, 2013

    A man who allegedly threatened to decapitate the first Hindu-American lawmaker, Tulsi Gabbard, was ordered to remain in jail for now after a court appearance in San Diego, California. The accused Aniruddha Sherbow allegedly made two threats to murder the Democratic House member from Hawaii earlier this month, CNN reported Friday...
  • Hindu Americans urge FBI to track religious hate crimes December 31, 2012

    Washington: Expressing shock and sorrow at the death of an Indian man Sunando Sen last week, Indian Americans have asked the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to separately track hate crimes against various religious communities in the country. "Such a violent and hateful attack on any...
  • US: Election of Tulsi a milestone for Hindu Americans November 8, 2012

    Washington: Terming the election of Tulsi Gabbard to House of Representatives as a "milestone" for the community in the US, the Hindu Americans have said that the victory of this Democrat from Hawaii is a testament to the greatest ideals of American pluralism. "Gabbard is an incredibly inspiring leader whose...
  • US: Tulsi Gabbard feels her Hindu faith an asset November 7, 2012

    Washington: Tulsi Gabbard, who appears all set to become the first Hindu to be elected to the US House of Representatives, has said her faith would be an asset in the Congress as it would help enhance mutual understanding between America and India. "It is clear that there needs to...
  • US Presidential poll: Tulsi Gabbard may become 1st Hindu in Cong November 5, 2012

    War veteran and Hawaii native Tulsi Gabbard is expected to be inducted into the US Congress. She will be the first HinduAmerican diplomat to be inducted into the US Congress. Speaking to CNNIBN, she said she was happy and said she would work to improvise the USIndia ties. ...