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A Lifelong Passion

A Lifelong Passion

“I don’t usually say this to people but I probably was an Indian in my last birth.” Our interview begins with these words as Peter Burwash, author, tennis coach, motivational speaker, and president of Peter Burwash International (PBI), the world’s largest and...
American India Foundation

American India Foundation

Indian-Americans in the U.S. have decidedly carved out a niche for themselves as torch bearers in whatever field they survey. Now the intellectual capital that has fueled corporations from ground up is being generously applied to ignite and fan the flame of...
Sunny Days

Sunny Days

Sunny Deol is in the Bay Area publicizing his home production of the film 23rd March 1931, Shaheed. A Dharmendra production, it is directed by Guddu Dhanoa. The patriotic song “Mera rang de basanti chola,” plays in the background as film star Sunny Deol walks briskly...

Innovative Company Town

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP)—Halfway around the globe, Eric Engstrom and Swain Porter have hatched a new town in the center of India with an Eastern Washington pedigree. The Washington state technology executives are founding partners of New Oroville, a self-contained software...
The TiE’s of Change

The TiE’s of Change

(TiE) have passed into legend. A group of Indian hi-tech entrepreneurs found themselves in a room with time to kill when an Indian official they were waiting to meet was delayed. A casual exchange of business cards and story-swapping led to a more formal monthly...

A Well Considered Life

We were doing a portocaval shunt. It involved producing a direct surgical communication between the inferior vena cava and the portal vein. “Put the partial occlusion clamp on the cava and pull it toward you, it’s the only way you’ll know if it will reach. You have to...