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Air Quality Data Information

U.S. Mission India NowCast Air Quality Index The U.S. Embassy and Consulates’ air quality monitors measure airborne fine particulate matter (commonly referred to as PM 2.5 because they are less than or equal to 2.5 microns in diameter) on the compounds of the Embassy and Consulates. Data from a single monitoring station cannot be applied ...
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Weather Alert – Tropical Cyclone Development November 23, 2020

Weather Alert—U.S. Consulate General Chennai Tropical Cyclone Development November 23, 2020 Location:   Puducherry, Tamil Nadu Event:   A tropical depression in the Bay of Bengal is expected to strengthen into a tropical cyclone (Tropical Cyclone Nivar), making landfall in Tamil Nadu by November 25, 2020. According to local weather sources, such as the  Regional Specialized Meteorological Centre for Tropical Cyclones Over North Indian Ocean , heavy rains may begin as early as November 24, 2020.  The cyclone is expected to move north and west, along the ...
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U.S. Speaker Calls for Multi-Generational Effort to Confront Institutional Racism

Chennai, February 25:  On Thursday, the U.S. Consulate General in Chennai in coordination with the U.S. Consulates in Mumbai and Hyderabad, organized a virtual discussion on “U.S. Democracy and the Fault Lines of Racism: An Analysis of 2020 Events” with Sam Fulwood III, Senior Fellow and Interim Vice President for Race and Ethnicity at the ...
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Honoring Anticorruption Champions

PRESS STATEMENT BY ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE Around the world, corruption threatens security and stability, hinders economic growth, undermines democracy and human rights, destroys trust in public institutions, facilitates transnational crime, and siphons away public and private resources.  The Biden Administration recognizes that we will only be successful in combating these issues by working ...
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Air Quality Data Information

U.S. Mission India NowCast Air Quality Index The U.S. Embassy and Consulates’ air quality monitors measure airborne fine particulate matter (commonly referred to as PM 2.5 because they are less than or equal to 2.5 microns in diameter) on the compounds of the Embassy and Consulates. Data from a single monitoring station cannot be applied ...
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Virtual Expat Tax Seminar for U.S. Citizens in South India

United States Consulate General, Chennai February 23, 2021 Virtual Expat Tax Seminar for U.S. Citizens in South India Tuesday, March 2, 2021 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. WebEx Virtual Meeting      All attendees must register to attend no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 1, 2021.  https://amchamindia.webex.com/amchamindia/onstage/g.php?MTID=ea88ac94e34dad9e6fdc996b4b82dd9e5    The American Chamber of Commerce in India ...
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Announcing the Opening of the 2022-2023 Fulbright Fellowship Application Season

The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF)announces the opening of its annual competition for Fulbright-Nehru and other Fulbright fellowships.  Funded by the U.S. Department of State and India’s Ministry of External Affairs, such exchanges have helped bring the people of India and the United States closer together through opportunities that enrich fellows’ academic, research, teaching, and ...
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