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Hyderabad engineer shot dead in US bar in a racist attack

Hyderabad engineer shot dead in US bar in a racist attack

Prosecutors on Thursday charged a 51-year-old man with murder and attempted murder after he allegedly opened fire in a crowded suburban Kans
24 Feb 2017, 09:17 AM IST
Sikh man allowed to wear kirpan to workplace in UK

Sikh man allowed to wear kirpan to workplace in UK

A British Sikh man, working at an international telecom firm in the UK, has been given permission to wear kirpan to the workplace after init
19 Feb 2017, 07:24 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Will Elect Its Own Daughter, Not Adopted Son: Mayawati

Uttar Pradesh Will Elect Its Own Daughter, Not Adopted Son: Mayawati

The people of Uttar Pradesh have decided to ensure the victory of their "own daughter" rather than the "adopted son" in the ongoing state As
19 Feb 2017, 08:56 AM IST
Body of Indian techie killed in US brought home

Body of Indian techie killed in US brought home

The body of Indian software engineer Vamshi Reddy Mamidala, who was shot dead in the Us, was brought home on Friday.
17 Feb 2017, 11:46 AM IST
Indian-Origin Man Branded 'Liar', Faces Legal Fees Of 1 Million Pounds For Forgery

Indian-Origin Man Branded 'Liar', Faces Legal Fees Of 1 Million Pounds For Forgery

 An Indian-origin man has been branded a "liar" and faces a bill of over 1 million pounds in legal fees after a UK court ruled that he had
17 Feb 2017, 09:10 AM IST

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Indian-American from Virginia to run for House of Delegates

Indian-American Republican leader from Virginia Puneet Ahluwalia is contesting for the state's House of Delegates for the 34th district against the incumbent Kathleen Murphy.
06 Feb 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Indian-origin couple fight on space ticket in divorce battle

 An Indian-origin couple in the UK are caught up in a divorce battle which includes a 160,000-pound ticket on the futuristic first commercial flight into space on British entrepre
05 Feb 2017, 09:54 AM IST

Indian IT firms to meet Trump officials on visa reform concerns

Indian IT sector leaders will meet both US lawmakers and officials from US President Donald Trump's administration later this month to lobby against any major changes to visa regul
03 Feb 2017, 09:38 AM IST

Indian-origin doctor found guilty in bribe case

A suburban Chicago doctor, Neil Sharma, has been convicted of receiving bribes in a deal that he claimed could provide the briber millions of dollars in business, according to fede
03 Feb 2017, 08:29 AM IST

Indian-American announces plan to build 8 cricket stadiums in US

An Indian-American cricket enthusiast has announced plans to build as many as eight cricket stadiums across the US at an estimated cost of USD 2.4 billion to professionalise the ga
02 Feb 2017, 01:21 PM IST

Budget 2017: NRIs won’t pay capital gains tax on rupee bonds

Rupee-denominated offshore bonds, popularly known as masala bonds, on Wednesday got a tax benefit boost with the Budget exempting them from taxation for transfer among non-resident
02 Feb 2017, 10:49 AM IST

White House says has updated guidance for green card holders

The White House said on Wednesday it has issued updated guidance on President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration clarifying that legal permanent residents, or green card
02 Feb 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj Assures Help To Student Admitted In Georgia Hospital

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today assured all possible help to an Indian student admitted in a hospital in Georgia.
02 Feb 2017, 08:24 AM IST

Iranian-origin boy, 5, detained at US airport for hours

A five-year-old Iranian-origin boy was reportedly detained for hours at an airport near here following President Donald Trump's immigration order with the White House, saying he mi
01 Feb 2017, 07:45 PM IST

Indian national charged for allegedly participating in heroin smuggling to US

A 55-year-old Indian national, who was extradited to the US from Kenya, has been charged for allegedly participating in a major narcotics importation scheme from suppliers in the A
01 Feb 2017, 02:29 PM IST

Indian-origin man charged for impersonating US tax official

A 29-year-old Indian-origin man and another person have been charged for allegedly impersonating US tax officials and falsely representing victims from the department to send payme
01 Feb 2017, 10:23 AM IST

Indian-origin woman sells home for 2 pounds

A 43-year-old Indian-origin teacher in the UK has sold her home, which has a market value of £2,50,000 for a token of mere £2 to ensure that she cannot be evicted from the proper
01 Feb 2017, 09:20 AM IST

Indian charged with impersonating US tax official

An Indian-origin man has been charged with pretending to be a US tax official and forcing the victims to pay money to him and his accomplices, according to officials.
01 Feb 2017, 08:41 AM IST

Two Indians charged for smuggling foreigners into US

Two Indian men here pleaded guilty before a district court to charges of illegally smuggling foreign nationals to the US, the media reported.
31 Jan 2017, 04:27 PM IST

Sikh-Americans engage in creating Sikhism awareness in US

In efforts to reduce the hate crimes and violence that the Sikhs have faced since 9/11, the Sikh-American community has hired a well-known marketing firm to generate a nationwide a
31 Jan 2017, 11:17 AM IST

Indian-American congresswoman vows to fight Trump's immigration ban

Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal on Monday vowed to fight the "ill-conceived and unconstitutional" executive order by US President Donald Trump banning immigrants from
30 Jan 2017, 09:48 AM IST

Indian arrested in US for making bomb threat at airport

A 53-year-old Indian has been taken into custody by police in the US state of North Dakota for allegedly making a bomb threat at an airport as he told a travel agent that there was
30 Jan 2017, 09:41 AM IST

Indian-American Woman Stopped, Questioned About Immigration Status

Ms Pillalamarri, who was born in India but moved with her parents to the US when she was young, was asked by the police officer about what she was doing and she replied that she wa
29 Jan 2017, 07:58 AM IST

Indian-origin magician faces fraud charges in Singapore

The PIC scheme offers tax deductions or cash payouts to companies that invest in areas such as staff training, information technology or automation equipment to boost their product
28 Jan 2017, 10:58 AM IST

Indian-American Nikki Haley sworn in as US ambassador to UN

Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has been sworn in to be President Donald Trump's ambassador to the United Nations.Vice President Mike Pence swore in Haley on Wednesday. The
26 Jan 2017, 11:50 AM IST