Manchester terror attack: No report of Indian casualty

New Delhi, May 23 : There has been no report of any Indian casualty in Monday’s terror attack in Manchester that killed 22 people, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday. “So far there is no report of an Indian casualty in the #Manchester attack. We are keeping a close watch on the situation,” […]

Indian cabbie ‘racially abused’, assaulted in Australia

Canberra, May 22 : An Indian cab driver was assaulted and beaten unconscious in the Australian state of Tasmania by two passengers who yelled racial slurs at him. Pardeep Singh, 25, was beaten by two passengers at the Sandy Bay McDonald’s drive-through on Saturday night. Singh said he was attacked when he asked the woman […]

Missing Indian-origin student found dead in US

New York, May 20 : An Indian-origin student was found dead here after he went missing earlier this week, police said. Aalaap Narasipura, 20, was an electrical engineering student at Cornell University and was missing from Wednesday, ABC News reported. Cornell University Police said Narasipura’s body was recovered on Friday from Fall Creek, a gorge […]

Indian man dies while in US immigration custody

New York, May 19 : An Indian man who came to the US from Latin America without proper documents has died while in federal custody in Atlanta, in Georgia state, according to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency. Atulkumar Babubhai Patel, 58, died on Tuesday at an Atlanta hospital, the ICE said in a […]

Indian-American jailed for $33 million fraud in US

Washington, May 19 : An Indian-American businessman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for fraud schemes that cost investors over $33 million. Navin Shankar Subramanian Xavier, of Miramar, Florida, operated Miami Gardens-based Essex Holdings from 2010 to 2014 through which he carried out two fraud schemes, according to the court documents. He was […]

US court jails 2 for hate crime against Sikh man

Washington, May 19 : A US court sentenced two men to three years in prison for severely beating a Sikh man in California and cutting off his hair. Chase B. Little and Colton T. Leblanc, both of Texas, pleaded no contest to felony assault and committing a hate crime against Maan Singh Khalsa during last […]