Indian-American jailed for selling illegal pills, loses citizenship

Washington, April 29 : A 29-year-old Indian-American was stripped of his US citizenship after being sentenced for more than five years in jail for conspiring to illegally distribute male enhancement pills imported from China. Ismail Ali Khan was also convicted and sentenced for falsely stating that he was not a criminal on his application to […]

Google CEO Pichai doubles his pay package

New York, April 29 : Google’s India-born CEO Sundar Pichai received a stock award of $198.7 million in 2016, almost double his 2015 stock award of $99.8 million, a media report said. That brought his total compensation in 2016 to $199.7 million, almost twice the $100.6 million he earned in 2015. Pichai received a salary […]

Had a very productive visit to Poland, says Ansari

by Surender Bhutani Warsaw, April 28 : Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari, who concluded his three-day state visit to Poland on Thursday, said it was “very productive” and signalled a new stage in bilateral ties. Addressing the Indian community and Friends of India, Ansari said: “If I say my visit to Poland has been very […]

Trump failed in his first 100 days: Indian-American Congresswoman

[Washington : President Donald Trump holds up a signed Executive Order in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, April 28, 2017. The Executive Order directs the Interior Department to begin review of restrictive drilling policies for the outer-continental shelf. /PTI] Washington, April 28 : Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has said that […]

ANC could lose 2019 polls: Ousted Indian-origin Minister

Johannesburg, April 28 : Former South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has said that if the current state of affairs continue, the African National Congress (ANC) will lose power in 2019. “Many of us are extremely worried that if we continue as we are in the ANCÂ? we are likely to lose the 2019 electionsÂ?” […]

Trump failed in his first 100 days: Indian-American Congresswoman

Washington, April 28 : Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has said that US President Donald Trump has failed to keep his poll promises since he took office in January. Jayapal said the President, who is completing 100 days in office on Saturday, talked big on reforms, taxes and jobs but could deliver nothing. “He has been […]