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Entrepreneur creates $100 mln VC firm for AI startups

Serial entrepreneur Venkat Srinivasan has launched a $100 million venture capital firm to promote startups working in the area of artificial intelligence.The launch of Innospark Ventures comes more than a year after he sold RAGE Frameworks, which develops

Asia Society Texas Center honors Goradias with Huffington Award

The Asia Society Texas Center has honored Dr Marie and Vijay Goradia with the Huffington Award at The Houstonian in Houston, TX. A discussion with the Goradias followed at the event about their life stories and their commitment to advancing educational and

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Pratham USA galas host Sen. Kamala Harris and Sundar Pichai

Above, US Senator Kamala Harris, at Pratham’s New York gala. The NY Tristate and the Bay-Area, CA chapters of Pratham USA hosted their annual fundraisers on Sept 28 and Sept 29 respectively.At the New York gala at the Cipriani Wall Street, the keynote spea...

‘Vibrant Gujarat’ delegation visits US ahead of summit

From right, Padma Shri H R Shah, TV Asia chairman and CEO; H P Rama, chairman of the board, Auro Hotels; Arvind Agarwal, Additional Chief Secretary, Finance, Govt. of Gujarat and Minesh Patel, president, Gujarati Samaj of New York, at the meet and greet wi...

SKN Foundation gala in NJ highlights diabetes epidemic

From left, Charlie Kimball, IndyCar series driver; actress Mandira Bedi and celebrity chef Vikas Khanna, at the SKN gala. Shri Krishna Nidhi (SKN) Foundation, a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote total wellness of the person and communit...

Jaipur Literary Festival in Houston brings intellectual vigour

The two-day Jaipur Literary Festival (JLF) in Houston was held in association with Asia Society Texas Center, an educational organization; Inprint, a literary arts nonprofit organization, and the Consulate General of India in Houston, TX, Sept. 14-15. Shas...

John Chambers is keynote at ‘New India Lecture’ series in NY

John Chambers, founder, and CEO of JC2 Ventures and Chairman Emeritus of Cisco, delivered a talk on “Connecting the dots: Lessons for a leader,” while addressing guests at the Consulate General of India in New York on Sept. 26. Chambers is also the chairma...

Health Minister J P Nadda hosted at a community reception at TV Asia in NJ

From left, H R Shah, TV Asia chairman and CEO; Krishna Reddy Anugula, OFBJP president; J P Nadda, India’s Health and Welfare Minister; Jayesh Patel, past-president of OFBJP and Dr Sanjay Gupta, president of American Pain Association, displaying a commemora...

‘Progressive Art Group’ exhibit opens at Asia Society in NY

The media preview of a landmark exhibition of the paintings of India’s most influential “Progressive Artists’ Group,” was organized by the Asia Society in New York on Sept. 13. The event was followed by remarks of Ambassador Sandeep Chakravorty, Consul Gen...