Thursday, Sep 29, 2022


Texas Gunfire: 3 Dead, 1 Critically Injured In Shooting At Gas Station

Dec 28, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

According to the Garland Police Department, the incident took place on Sunday night in the Dallas suburb of Garland and was captured on surveillance video. Four people were struck by gunfire, and three were pronounced dead at the scene.

US Court Reinstates Ban On Most Abortions Day After Texas Clinics Began To Operate

Oct 09, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

It is unclear how many abortions Texas clinics performed in the short time the law was put on hold. On Thursday, at least six abortions providers had resumed normal services or were gearing up to do so.

US: Texas Abortions Resume After Controversial Anti-Abortion Law Halted

On Wednesday US District Judge Robert Pitman issued a preliminary injunction, suspending the enforcement of the Texas abortion law known as Senate Bill 8 (SB8), which bans terminations after 6 weeks.

Post Office In USA To Be Named After Sikh Police Officer

Oct 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal was gunned down at a traffic stop last month. He was the first Texas deputy to wear turban and beard while performing his duty.

Man Pleads Guilty Of Firing 13 Times During George Floyd Protests

George Floyd was a US citizen of the African-American community who was choked to death by a white policeman, Derek Chauvin.

21 September, 2021

Was Aware There Would Be Consequences: Texas Doctor Sued For Performing Abortion

Associated Press (AP)

The Texas law prohibits doctors from performing abortion once they are able to detect cardiac activity (usually around 6 weeks) when most of the women don't even know they're pregnant.

13 September, 2021

Nicholas Storm Threatens United States' Gulf Coast

Associated Press (AP)

Tropical Storm Nicholas headed toward the Texas coast Sunday night, is threatening to bring heavy rain and floods to coastal areas of Texas, Mexico and storm-battered Louisiana.

10 September, 2021

US Justice Department Challenges Texas' New Anti-Abortion Law

Associated Press (AP)

Immediate injunction seeked. Meanwhile, the Texas Government spokesperson said, “Texas passed a law that ensures that the life of every child with a heartbeat will be spared from the ravages of abortion,”

09 April, 2021

1 Dead, Several Injured In Wake Of Texas Cabinet Plant Shooting

Associated Press (AP)

The state trooper who was shot while pursuing the suspect was is in serious but stable condition, the Texas Department of Public Safety said on Twitter.

06 April, 2021

Texas: Police Identify 6 People Found Dead In Murder-Suicide Pact

Associated Press (AP)

Investigators believe that brothers Tanvir Towhid and Farhan Towhid made a pact to kill their parents, sister and grandmother before killing themselves

31 March, 2021

Texas School To Be Named After Indian-American Sonal Bhuchar

Outlook Web Bureau

The Fort Bend Independent School District (FBISD) Board of Trustees unanimously approved naming upcoming elementary school 53, after Sonal, who died 2019.


19 February, 2021

Brrr! Ears Of Calves Fall Off In Freezing Cold In The US

Outlook Web Bureau

America has recorded at least 20 cold-related deaths with people dying of carbon monoxide poisoning and car crashes in the chilly weather.

12 February, 2021

At least 6 Dead, Dozens Hurt In 130-Vehicle Pileup On Icy Texas Interstate

Associated Press (AP)

At the scene of the crash on Interstate 35 near downtown Fort Worth, cars and trucks smashed into each other with some vehicles on top of others amid a winter storm

27 January, 2021

US Capitol Siege: Texas Man Arrested For 'Murder The Media' Sign, Another Stays In Custody

Associated Press (AP)

Nicholas DeCarlo, 30, was charged with obstructing an official proceeding, entering a restricted building and parading or demonstrating on Capitol grounds

11 December, 2020

Trump Admin Executes Brandon Bernard Despite Last Minute Appeals

Associated Press (AP)

Brandon Bernard was 18 when he and four other teenagers abducted and robbed an Iowa religious couple whose bodies they burned in the trunk of their car.

10 December, 2020

SpaceX Starship Explodes During Landing After Test Launch

Outlook Web Bureau

SpaceX’s owner, Elon Musk, tweets, “Mars, here we come!!” after the Starship rocket exploded.

05 November, 2020

Biden Rebuilding ‘Blue Wall’, Wins Key States Of Wisconsin, Michigan

Associated Press (AP)

With millions of votes yet to be tabulated, Joe Biden already had received more than 71 million votes, the most in history.


04 November, 2020

Indian-American Democrat Sri Preston Kulkarni Loses Congressional Race In Texas


If elected, 41-year-old Louisiana-born Kulkarni would have become the first Asian-American ever to serve in the Texas congressional delegation.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz