Tuesday 17th January 2017,

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Fresh Off the Boat’s Hudson Yang Takes Over the White House

posted by Louis Chan

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

Hudson Yang who plays Eddie Huang on ABC’s Fresh Off the Boat had a run on the White House this week.

Yang visited the White House to join in ceremonies for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

The White House posted numerous photos of Yang’s adventures at the home of … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Zee News: President Obama Appoints Record Number of Indian Americans

posted by Ariel Neidermeier

Nisha Desai BiswalDuring his time in office, President Obama has appointed a record number of Indian Americans to key positions in the White House. According to Zee News, the number of Indian American appointees easily surpasses 50.

President Obama has praised Indian Americans for their talents in the past. When he met with Prime Minister Manmohan … Read more

Community Issues

CRI English: Protests against Jimmy Kimmel Live held in 23 cities

posted by Randall

Jimmy KimmelProtests were held in 23 cities across the country Saturday over the “kill everyone in China” remarks made on Jimmy Kimmel Live, reports CRI English.

The on line site reports that in Burbank well over a thousand protestors demonstrated outside ABC headquarters. Signs read “teach kids to love not to kill” and “Fire … Read more

Community Issues

Outlook India: Michelle Obama to Host #Diwali Celebration at White House

posted by Randall

Michelle ObamaFirst lady Michelle Obama will host this year’s Diwali celebration at the White House on November 5, reports Outlook India.

Prominent Indian Americans will be invited along with lawmakers and senior White House officials.

President Obama this week issued his proclamation commemorating the Festival of Lights.

“The flame of the diya, or lamp, reminds … Read more

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