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WASHINGTON a drive error press f1 to resume windows 7 https://ncappa.org/term/online-certification-courses/4/ go to link cialis boite de 4 prix https://samponline.org/blacklives/america-collected-david-essay-henry-library-poem-thoreau/27/ an essay on the principles of population thomas malthus low dose crestor twice a week https://elkhartcivictheatre.org/proposal/novel-editor/3/ essay about greece essays of elia 1-5 diploma thesis uk essay on holi in english for class 2 https://carlgans.org/report/quality-writing-paper-and-envelopes/7/ continental drift hypothesis theory https://teamwomenmn.org/formatting/extended-essay-economics-abstract-sample/23/ codeessay xsd documentation https://georgehahn.com/playboy/does-augmentin-kill-strep/15/ follow http://kanack.org/statement/for-persausive-essay/26/ college application essays caverta sildenafil bestrahlung bei prostatakrebs nebenwirkungen viagra click here homework help college ap us history essay questions wwi source analytical essay topics for beowulf 50 follow link cialis use long term research essay cultural diffences ocr functional english past papers https://scottsdaleartschool.org/checker/business-ethics-and-responsibility-essay/33/ (Diya TV) — Democrats and Republicans are honing in on the Indian American community to win support from this vital block of voters. Both Joe Biden and Kamala Harris sent tweets to greet Hindus celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi. And the Trump campaign through surrogate Kimberly Guilfoyle, put out a video message tying Trump to Indian Prime Minister Modi, showcasing excerpts of last fall’s Howdy Modi event in Houston and the Namaste Trump event in India.

Two of the top three California wildfires of all time — encompassing 1.2 million acres, which is nearly the size of the Grand Canyon — continue to burn. The state dodged major escalation when overnight lightning strikes did not cause further damage. But 625 fires continue, including 17 considered major. There was some progress towards containment in Northern California thanks to a storm that brought light rain and fog.

Day one of the Republican National Convention is taking place in Charlotte in a muted fashion, with the event being held in a mostly virtual manner. One of the keynotes was by former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, who spoke about her Indian American upbringing in the South, a clear counter reference to the Democrats Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris.

Ravi Kapur contributed to this report.

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WASHINGTON DC (Diya TV) — President Joe Biden plans to nominate Indian American Ravi Chaudry as the Air Force’s next assistant secretary for installations, environment, and energy. Chaudry is a former Federal Aviation Administration official who served in the Air Force for more than 20 years. If confirmed he would take over a massive portfolio spanning Air Force and Space Force installations worldwide. 

The Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation announced the appointment of its new Chairwoman, Sonu Ratra, the co-founder and President of IT consulting and talent solutions provider, Akraya as well as the founder of Women Back to Work. Ratra is the first woman and person of color to lead the SVLG Foundation.

Indian American women techies,  Susmita Dutta and Shruti Haldea,  took center stage as Apple unveiled its next line-up of products, including MacBook Pro, next-generation AirPods, and other products and services. 

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NEW YORK (Diya TV) — In a historic first, the new Mayors of Calgary and Edmonton, Canada are of Indian descent. Jyoti Gondak and Amarajeet Sohi will be leading their respective cities. Gondek is also Calgary’s first ever female Mayor. In both elections, voters expressed a desire for change, and largely rejected candidates opposed to public health measures to deal with COVID-19.

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren wants Amazon to break up after a Reuters report found that the e-commerce giant ran a systematic campaign of creating knockoffs and manipulating search results to boost its own private brands in India, one of the company’s largest growth markets.

In tech news MindBody is acquiring fitness company ClassPass, which allows users to pay for a monthly subscription, allowing them to access a number of classes across a spectrum of fitness genres. The company was founded by Indian American Payal Kadakia.

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Hindus targeted, homes set ablaze in Bangladesh over social post

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NEW YORK (Diya TV) — 66 houses were vandalized and at least 20 homes of Hindus set on fire in Bangladesh over an alleged social media post considered blasphemous. This comes amid protests by the minority community against incidents of temple vandalism during the Durga Puja last week.

Colin Powell, the first Black US Secretary of State whose leadership in several Republican administrations helped shape American foreign policy has died from complications related to  COVID-19, He was 84.

Diwali celebrations have resumed in Fremont and Cupertino, California after a one year hiatus due to the pandemic. Actor and comedian Omi Vaidya was the Grand Marshall at the Festival of Globe event in Fremont. And Congressman Ro Khanna was one of several elected officials to attend the Bay Area Diwali event organized by the Cupertino Chamber of Commerce.

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