Daily Buzz 5.19.2009

The Dai­ly Buzz is Back After a Brief Hia­tus for Uni­ver­si­ty Finals!

1.) Lak­sh­mi Menon’s 12 Page Spread in Amer­i­can Vogue Begs The Ques­tion: Why Don’t More Indi­an and South Asian Mod­els Book Top Jobs?

2.) Retreat Offers Hope for Indi­an Amer­i­can Women Alco­holics

3.) Read­ing Rec­om­men­da­tion from the Blog Intern: Taqwa­core Webzine

4.) US Uni­ver­si­ty Hon­ours Indi­an-Amer­i­can Eco­nom­ics Pro­fes­sor

5.) Remem­ber “Sig­na­ture” From Britain’s Got Tal­ent? They Were on Oprah!

Daily Buzz 4.27.2009

1.) South Asian Phil­an­thropy Project: Live-Blog­ging at the SAALT Sum­mit!

2.) Racewire: Asian Amer­i­cans Increas­ing­ly Favor­able of U.S.

3.) Bangladeshi Amer­i­can to become First Asian Amer­i­can to Head NAACP Chap­ter

4.) Indi­an-Amer­i­can helps design ener­gy-sav­ing PCs

5.) Bangladesh-US ven­ture to build coun­try’s first solar pan­el plant 

Daily Buzz 4.22.2009

1.) Delta Clos­es Indi­an Call Cen­ters After Com­plaints from Amer­i­can Cus­tomers

2.) One Pak­istani Amer­i­can’s Plight at Guan­tanamo

3.) New Report on Air­port Search­es of Mus­lim, South Asian, & Mid­dle East­ern Com­mu­ni­ties

4.) Brown Girl Mag­a­zine: Smart. Hip. Beau­ti­ful

5.) Mac & Cheese with Masala

Daily Buzz 3.27.2009

1.) Hin­du Caste Sys­tem Plays Role in Some Indi­an Church­es

2.) Aish­warya Rai Bachchan = The New Face of Bar­bie (lit­er­al­ly)

3.) The Third Most Pow­er­ful Woman in the World: Indra Nooyi

4.) New Study: Chica­go Cab Dri­vers Income a Pit­tance

5.) Young Indi­ans Say No Thanks to Amer­i­can Dream

Daily Buzz 3.2.2009

1.) Pak­istani Man Denied Entry at Dulles with a Valid Visa

2.) Con­sor­tium of Pub-Going Loose and For­ward Women Hacked!

3.) Best Pic­ture? Slum­dog Mil­lion­aire Sparks Heat­ed Debate Among Indi­ans About Their Country’s Image: News Analy­sis From FI2W 

4.)  Indi­an-Amer­i­can sci­en­tist cre­ates top web tech­nol­o­gy

5.) Visas for gems: Indi­an Amer­i­can jew­eller, US diplo­mat indict­ed