• Afghan: 9 militants killed
  • Bihar: 55 students fall ill
  • Shanghai: Tiger kills feeder
  • Republic of Congo: 18 killed
  • New Zealand Earthquake
  • Al-Qaida militants kill 100
  • Iraq council attacked
  • 21 killed in Philippine
  • Baghdad blasts: 13 killed
  • Mexico: 10 bodies found
The President's Men of Indian origin

People of Indian origin holding high positions in the Obama administration:

Nisha Desai Biswal - Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia.

Atul Keshap - Deputy Assistant Secretary of State.

Dr. Vivek Hallegere Murthy - US Surgeon General.

Rajiv Shah - Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

Puneet Talwar - Assistant Secretary of State for political military affairs.

Vikram J. Singh - Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence for South and Southeast Asia.

Sri Srinivasan - Judge of the US Court of Appeals for the district of Columbia Circuit.

Arun M. Kumar - Assistant Secretary and Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

Gargee Ghosh - Member of the President's Global Development Council.

Kal Penn - Member of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities.

Preet Bharara - US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, dubbed "Sheriff of Wall Street" by Time magazine.

Vinai Thummalapally - US ambassador to Belize, first Indian American ambassador in US history.

Update: 25-November-2013


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