Times of India : non-resident indian
Indian-origin man jailed for online child sex offences in UK  06h46 25 janvier
Valmiki Rampersad had pleaded guilty to 26 offences including four counts of causing inciting a girl, aged 13 to 15, to engage in sexual activity; 21 counts of engaging in sexual communication with a child; and, one count of making indecent photographs of a child.
Indian-American community not polarised but segregated  06h46 24 janvier
Sikhs express anger at way story was covered  03h03 23 janvier
Indian-origin lawyer sues Tesco over chocolate  11h50 12 janvier
Lalu Hanuman has claimed 70,000 pounds ( 91,451) in damages after being falsely accused of theft for walking away with an unpaid bar of chocolate . He was on his way to a concert when he bought the 1.05 pounds ( 1.37) bar of vegan chocolate and paid for it at the self-service till.
Indian-American among Nasa’s new astronauts; all set to conquer Moon, Mars  09h48 11 janvier
Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, an Indian-American US Air Force colonel, is among 11 new Nasa graduates who have successfully completed their over two years’ of basic astronaut training and are all set to be a part of the space agency’s ambitious future missions to the International Space Station, Moon...
Indian-origin physician sentenced to two years in US  06h34 07 janvier
Kain Kumar, 56, of California was sentenced by US District Judge Philip Gutierrez of the Central District of California, who also ordered Kumar to pay 509,365 in restitution, 494,900 in asset forfeiture, and a 72,000 fine. Kumar pleaded guilty in April 2019 to one count of health care fraud and...
Indian-Americans hold protest rally against CAA  06h05 29 décembre
According to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities who have come from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan till December 31, 2014 following religious persecution there will get Indian citizenship.
Indian-American student sexually assaulted, strangulated to death in Chicago  02h38 26 novembre
Ruth George, originally hailing from Hyderabad and an honours student at the University of Illinois, was found dead in the back seat of a family-owned vehicle in a campus garage on Saturday. The assailant, Donald Thurman, 26, was arrested Sunday from a Chicago metro station. He is not associated...
Indian-origin man convicted of raping woman in New York  14h43 25 novembre
Ashok Singh, 58, of Pennsylvania, was found guilty of rape and unlawful imprisonment following a two-week-long trial. He will be sentenced next month and faces up to 25 years in prison. Singh’s DNA was a match to vaginal swabs taken from the victim at the hospital during a sexual assault evidence...
Houston police honour fallen Indian-American policeman, change dress code policy for Sikh cops  17h18 19 novembre
On September 28, Dhaliwal, a 10-year veteran of the Harris County Sheriff’s office and its first Sikh deputy, was gunned down while conducting a mid-day traffic stop in northwest of Houston. The 42-year-old trailblazing police officer made national headlines when he was allowed to grow a beard and...
Indian-origin dean of Harvard Business School to step down in June 2020  11h18 10 novembre
Harvard Business School’s Dean Nitin Nohria will step down from his post in June 2020, ten years after he became the first Indian-origin academician to helm the business school in the prestigious institution’s 102-year-old history. In his message to faculty, staff, students and alumni, Nohria said...
Indian-Americans laud Supreme Court’s verdict on Ayodhya case  15h50 09 novembre
The Indian Supreme Court in a unanimous verdict on Saturday cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya, and directed the Centre to allot a 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque.
4 Indian-Americans win state, local elections in US  02h36 07 novembre
Indian-American Ghazala Hashmi created history by becoming the first Muslim woman to be elected to Virginia State Senate, while Suhas Subramanyam was elected to Virginia State House of Representative. In California, Mano Raju won his election to remain San Francisco’s Public Defender. In North...
Indian-origin man jailed for knife-point rape, robbery in UK  05h44 03 novembre
Diljeet Grewal was found guilty of rape, sexual assault and aggravated burglary at Islewoth Crown Court and sentenced on Friday to 15 years behind bars, with a further five years on licence to be monitored upon release. The 28-year-old met his victim, a woman in her 30s, for a pre-arranged...
Premature Indian-origin baby saved by machine lungs in UK  14h46 02 novembre