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Indian Americans on financial crime rogue’s gallery


Man sentenced to 100 years' jail for causing 5-year-old PIO's death in US


First Australian MP of Indian origin Lisa Singh likes to engage with her Indian heritage


​​Singh feels that the development of the Indian diaspora and the integration of many of its members in leadership positions is testimony to the rich tapestry of diversity in Australian society.

Indian sentenced in US for distribution of child sexual abuse material


Indian-American Rahul Roy-Chowdhury named CEO of Grammarly


Grammarly, the San Francisco headquartered company that provides artificial intelligence based assistance in writing English including spelling, grammar, punctuation, and plagiarism reviews; has announced Indian origin Rahul Roy-Chowdhury, its current global head of product, as the new CEO from May 1.

Canada’s recent all-stream Express Entry draw results in 7,000 invites to eligible candidates


This all-stream draw, which was held on March 15, saw the minimum score required under the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) remaining steady at 490 (same as the previous draw on January 18). However, the number of candidates to whom Immigration Refugees and Citizenship (IRCC) will invite for filing in permanent residency applications has shot up to 7,000 up from 5,500 in the previous draw.

Biden nominates Indian American as deputy CEO of US IDFC


Sikh student assaulted in Canada; turban ripped off


In an apparent hate crime, a 21-year-old Sikh student from India was attacked in Canada's British Columbia province by a group of unknown men who ripped off his turban and dragged him across the sidewalk by his hair, according to a media report. Councillor Mohini Singh said Gagandeep Singh's eyes were swollen shut and he couldn't open his mouth.

No relief for man who visited other nations using Indian passport after obtaining Belgian citizenship


The court refused to accept Shah's contention that he had made an innocent mistake. Shah in his plea sought a direction to the Union government to issue him a visa to travel to India or an Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) card. “If, having obtained Belgian citizenship, he (Shah) still travelled on his Indian passport anywhere, then that had to be a deliberate and conscious act and cannot possibly be a mistake or inadvertence. This is a clear violation of law,” the court said.

Indian-American teen bags prestigious science talent search award


US Senate confirms Indian-American as Assistant Secretary of Air Force


The United States Senate has confirmed Indian-American Ravi Chaudhary as the Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Air Force, one of the top civilian leadership positions in the Pentagon. The Senate on Wednesday voted 65-29 to confirm the former Air Force officer's nomination with more than a dozen votes being cast by the opposition Republican party.

Indian-origin prolific shoplifter convicted of multiple frauds in UK


An Indian-origin woman, who prosecutors said shoplifted on an industrial scale and deceived shops into refunding her for items that she had never actually purchased, has been convicted by a UK court of multiple counts of fraud and related offences.

AI hands over unruly flyer who smoked on London-Mumbai flight to cops


Biden appoints two Indian-Americans to Advisory Committee


'Indian students will have no problem finding part-time jobs in Australia'


Indian-origin teen in Singapore charged for cheating on bank, abetting money laundering


Indian-American booked for plotting to burn down gurdwara in California


Indian-origin professor sues US college for racial discrimination


An Indian-origin associate professor at the Wellesley business school, Massachusetts has filed a lawsuit alleging that she was subjected to racial and gender discrimination, according to a media report.

Indian origin MP who invited Rahul Gandhi to British Parliament?