The U.S. consumer market is the world’s largest, with an economy wide open to competition and a legal system that protects companies’ intellectual property and innovations. The
2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit, at Washington D.C., was attended by the Indian delegation, which was one of the largest group of investors and entrepreneurs. Chargé d’Affaires MaryKay Carlson had great interactions...
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Do you know that the Amtrak’s California Zephyr train running between Chicago and San Francisco is named after Zephyrus- the Greek God of the west wind? The route is 2,447 miles and takes 55 hours to reach the destination. The train travels through 7 states, covering many of the most historic and scenic areas of America’s west. One of U.S. Consulate Kolkata’s employees, Arup Mitra, took this...
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The ‘perfect’ Ramadan food … grown in the USA! Muslims worldwide traditionally break their fast of Ramadan with a bowl of dates, just as the Prophet Muhammad did some 1,400 years ago. For Muslims observing Ramadan in the United States, it’s a good bet those dates come from California. #Ramadan mubaraq! Read more –
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The perfect Ramadan food grown in the USA Muslims worldwide traditionally break
People around India and the world are celebrating World Music Day 2017 or Fete de la Musique today, which is the day of summer solstice. On this day, musicians from all genres and of all ages, gather together to perform at public places - such as streets, parks, gardens, stadiums, stations or halls. First started by France in 1982, #WorldMusicDay has been adopted by more than 120 nations...
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People around India and the world are celebrating World Music Day 2017
"Yoga has played big role in uniting the world," said Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi, while celebrating World Yoga Day today. We, at the U.S. Consulate General Kolkata practice and celebrate yoga regularly. Here’s some glimpses for you all. Let us know how yoga impacts your life. #WorldYogaDay #USIndiaDosti
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The 8th Call of the United States-India Science & Technology Endowment Fund (USISTEF) Program is out! The deadline for online submission is 31 July 2017. For detailed information about the program please visit: .
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Today, the U.S. Department of State is commemorating the 17th annual World Refugee Day. Watch this video of one of our International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) alumni, Rimple Mehta sharing her experience of participating in an exchange program in the U.S. recently, on refugee and migration issues. #USIndiaDosti #WorldRefugeeDay U.S. Department of State: Bureau of Population,...
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If you are a student, here is your chance to participate in the Global Links competition. Tell us your story through the several opportunities in the competition and win prizes at the American Center. Find out details in the “Call for Entries” poster below
If you are a student here is your chance to participate in
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The U.S. Consulate General Kolkata extends deepest condolences and expresses grief at the passing away of the 15th president of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, Swami Atmasthananda.

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The US Consulate General Kolkata extends deepest condolences and expresses grief at
Congratulations to Dr Neeru Chadha, first Indian woman to be elected to International Tribunal for the Law of the Seas. [ Ow.ly Link ] #WomanAtWork
Congratulations to Dr Neeru Chadha first Indian woman to be elected to
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Best of Luck #TeamIndia for the #ChampionsTrophy final match #IndvsPak ! We look forward to an action-packed final at the #Oval. #CT17

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Best of Luck TeamIndia for the ChampionsTrophy final match IndvsPak We look
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Congratulations to all those who are heading to the U.S. this fall. EducationUSA Kolkata (USIEF) hosted their annual Pre-Departure Orientation program for U.S. bound students at the American Center today. Undergraduate and post graduate students who will be beginning their courses in the Fall Semester 2017 enjoyed their time interacting with Consul General Craig Hall, their peers and other...
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Hey Fans – Check out what is happening at the ‪#AmericanCenter next week! Don’t miss the interesting programs!
Hey Fans Check out what is happening at the AmericanCenter next week
We are celebrating #LGBTI #pridemonth. As a part of that celebration, the History Society of the U.S. Consulate General Kolkata screened award winning film ‘I am Bonnie’ yesterday. The film tells the story of Bonnie (33) who has been on the run from his family and sports fraternity since failing 'sex test' before the Bangkok Asian Games, 1998. A born intersex, raised by poor, illiterate and...
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We are celebrating LGBTI pridemonth As a part of that celebration the
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Please join our four panelists trying to speak without a break for 60 seconds! Speaking on a random subject isn’t as easy as it sounds. But it’s a lot of laughs for the audience! Wednesday June 21, 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Room, American Center. See you there!
Please join our four panelists trying to speak without a break for
Consul General Craig Hall and Public Affairs Officer Andrew Posner attended an #iftar hosted by Member of Parliament and editor of Aqbar-e-Mashriq newspaper Nadimul Haq at the Kolkata Press Club today. Thank you Mr. Haq for your invitation. #Ramadan mubaraq. #USIndiaDosti
Consul General Craig Hall and Public Affairs Officer Andrew Posner attended an
Spending four years in an American university for an undergraduate (BA) degree has proved to be a life-changing turning point for thousands of international students. Join this session to learn how the U.S. UG college experience helps you stretch your boundaries to learn new skills and take those first steps to leadership position. Click on [ Bit.ly Link ] to attend. Friday, June 16 at 4:00...
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Spending four years in an American university for an undergraduate BA degree
We celebrated the #LGBTI #Pridemonth with a virtual interactive session with the first U.S. transgender judge Victoria Kolakowski from Alameda County Superior Court, yesterday at the American Center Kolkata. Judge Kolakowski connected virtually and interacted on the theme of “Inclusion and Mainstream Integration” and discussed legal and social issues with activists, LGBTI community...
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We celebrated the LGBTI Pridemonth with a virtual interactive session with the
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Looking to improve your LSAT score? Here’s a few simple ways to help you practice every day: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Looking to improve your LSAT score Heres a few simple ways to

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Advances in 3-D printing technology are happening fast. Just six months ago, it was extraordinary for a drone to photograph a structure or plot of forest and then send dimensions and data, down to the detail of individual trees, to a 3-D printer. But today, this is almost routine, and it is plausible to use a 3-D printed topographical map at a recovery command center after a building collapse.
Advances in 3D printing technology are happening fast Just six months ago

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