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Over 30,000 Indians Overstayed In America Last Year: Homeland Security

Over 30,000 Indians Overstayed In America Last Year: Homeland Security

 A total of 1.4 million Indians travelled to the US on various visas last year, out of which over 30,000 overstayed in the country, accordi
23 May 2017, 08:28 AM IST
25 Indian doctors and their families stranded in Shenzhen over non-payment of dues, leave for Macau

25 Indian doctors and their families stranded in Shenzhen over non-payment of dues, leave for Macau

Twenty-five Indian doctors and their families, who were on a trip to China and got stuck at a hotel in Shenzhen over non-payment of dues, mo
22 May 2017, 02:15 PM IST
Indian National held in Pakistan for not having 'proper' travel documents

Indian National held in Pakistan for not having 'proper' travel documents

Sheikh Nabi Ahmed, an Indian national was arrested in Pakistan for not possessing travel documents. He is a Mumbai-based businessman, the po
22 May 2017, 09:52 AM IST
Indian-origin leads race to become new Irish PM

Indian-origin leads race to become new Irish PM

Welfare Minister Leo Varadkar is leading the race to succeed Enda Kenny as Ireland's first Indian-origin and also openly gay Prime Minister
21 May 2017, 03:32 PM IST
2 Indian Peacekeepers, Killed In The Line Of Duty, To Be Honored With UN Medal

2 Indian Peacekeepers, Killed In The Line Of Duty, To Be Honored With UN Medal

Two Indian peacekeepers will be among 117 military, police and civilian personnel to be honored with a prestigious UN medal awarded posthumo
21 May 2017, 12:34 PM IST

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US police probing Sikh man's murder as possible hate crime

Police in California are investigating the murder of a 32-year old Sikh man as a possible "hate crime" after he refused to sell cigarettes to a man who did not have proper ID.
11 May 2017, 01:13 PM IST

Indian-origin restaurant owner lands in controversy for charging 20 rand to use toilets in South Africa

A South African Indian-origin owner of a fast food store in Durban is at the centre of a controversy for charging people 20 rand to use the toilets on the premises.
10 May 2017, 02:09 PM IST

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II replies to Indian origin boy’s birthday invite

Shaan, who lives with his mum, a probation officer, dad Onhar, 39, a coach driving instructor and brother Roshan, one, said: “I was a bit disappointed. But I was very happy she r
09 May 2017, 12:49 PM IST

Indian Taxi Driver, Ordered Deported From US, Rallies Activists

 An Indian man who fled persecution in his country and has been in the US for nearly two decades was detained in California on Monday after losing his latest appeal over a deporta
09 May 2017, 12:33 PM IST

Indian-origin Sikh man stabbed to death in US for refusing to sell cigarettes

A 32-year-old Sikh man has been stabbed to death by an unidentified person allegedly over cigarettes outside a grocery store in California, the third Indian-origin victim to be kil
09 May 2017, 12:31 PM IST

UK: Indian-Origin woman commits suicide over abuse by Boyfriend

An Indian-origin woman in the UK committed suicide as a result of suffering physical and emotional abuse from her former boyfriend, a court was told.
09 May 2017, 11:41 AM IST

Indian man in US for nearly two decades ordered deported

An Indian man who fled persecution in his country and has been in the US for nearly two decades was detained in California after losing his latest appeal over a deportation order.
09 May 2017, 10:44 AM IST

Indian-American doctor found dead in US

The family members of Indian-American doctor, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a car in the US state of Michigan, say they do not suspect anyone and have ruled
08 May 2017, 10:28 AM IST

UK: Indian-origin girl beats Einstein, Hawking on Mensa IQ Test

A 12-year-old Indian-origin girl in England, who secured two points higher than geniuses Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking in the British Mensa IQ test, has been invited to join
07 May 2017, 02:47 PM IST

Karnataka couple shot dead in US

A couple hailing from Mangaluru in Karnataka were shot dead by their daughter's former boyfriend in San Jose on Wednesday night. 
07 May 2017, 03:12 AM IST

Sikh American community supports Trump's religious freedom order

US President Donald Trump‘s executive order on religious liberty reflects his commitment to protecting religious freedom of all Americans, a prominent member of the Sikh American
06 May 2017, 03:17 PM IST

Indian-origin couple shot dead in US

An Indian-origin couple was killed in the US in an apparent revenge attack by their daughter's ex-boyfriend who was eventually shot dead in a standoff with police.
06 May 2017, 01:01 PM IST

US: Indian man saves co-worker from oncoming train, gets robbed

A 34-year-old Indian-origin man is being hailed for his courage and rewarded by the police in the US after he saved the life of his woman co-worker from an oncoming train but was r
02 May 2017, 12:47 PM IST

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Rebuffs Calls For Harjit Sajjan's Resignation

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has rebuffed resignation calls for Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan over his controversial comments over a 2006 offensive against the Taliban,
02 May 2017, 11:14 AM IST

Indian-American man jailed for 5 yrs; loses US citizenship

A 29-year-old Indian-American man has lost his US citizenship after being sentenced to over five years in prison for conspiring to illegally distributing male enhancement pills imp
29 Apr 2017, 12:01 PM IST

Indian-American sentenced for defrauding bank, stealing USD 484,000 from employer

A 45-year-old Indian-American has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for defrauding a bank and stealing more than USD 484,000 from his employer. Kiran Andhavarapu pleaded guilty
29 Apr 2017, 10:19 AM IST

US: Indian man killed in crossfire outside motel

A 56-year-old Indian man has been killed after getting caught in a crossfire outside a motel in the US state of Tennessee, becoming the fifth from the community to be killed in the
28 Apr 2017, 01:38 PM IST

Indian-origin father strangles 7-yr-old son to death in South Africa

 An Indian-origin man has been arrested in South Africa for allegedly strangling his seven-year-old son to death while his four-year-old daughter watched in horror.
28 Apr 2017, 12:46 PM IST

Hyderabadi Woman, Rescued In Saudi Arabia, To Reach India Tomorrow: Sushma Swaraj

  A Hyderabadi woman, who has been rescued from her sponsor ('Kafeel') in Saudi Arabia, will reach India tomorrow, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said tonight.
28 Apr 2017, 08:37 AM IST

Indian-origin soldier in UK found guilty of murder, jailed for life

An Indian-origin British soldier was on Wednesday sentenced to a minimum of 22 years behind bars for killing his ex-girlfriend in north-east England last year. Lance Corporal Trima
27 Apr 2017, 10:27 AM IST