Sikh man shot dead in US

New York, Jun 2 (PTI) A 47-year-old Sikh gas station owner was shot dead in the US city of Newark and the victim's family is suspecting a hate crime. Davinder Singh was shot at the gas station yesterday, a report in NBC New York said. Singh, of Iselin, was found unresponsive at

Sanders outraises Clinton for fourth consecutive month

Washington, May 21 (PTI) Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders from Vermont has outraised his rival Hillary Clinton in the Democratic race to the White House for the fourth consecutive month. Sanders'campaign yesterday filed a report with the Federal Election Commission showing he raised more than USD 26.9 million in April, out-raising

Modi to visit US from June 7; will address American Congress

New Delhi, May 20 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake a two-day visit to the US from June 7 during which he will address a Joint Meeting of the US Congress and hold talks with President Barack Obama to review the progress made in key areas of defence, security

Trump neck and neck with Clinton

US Republican party's presumptive nominee Donald Trump's support has surged in recent days and is almost at par with Democratic party's front runner Hillary Clinton according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Wednesday. A very close fight is expected on November 8. Survey result shows that 41% of likely voters support

2,100 Indians granted asylum in the US between 2012-14

New Delhi, May 11 (PTI) Over 2,100 Indians have been granted asylum by the Obama administration between 2012 and 2014, as per a report by Homeland Security of the US. Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh gave details of the Indians provided asylum by the US while quoting

US sting op ensnares 10 Indo-Americans involved in visa scam

The US Federal authorities created a fake university so as to lure people involved in a visa scam and arrested 21 people, including 10 Indian-Americans. This massive sting operation, which continued for more than a year, busted the racket which allowed more than 1,000 foreigners to maintain student and work

Trump is coming — Move to Canada

According to Google's data editor, Simon Rogers, alerted the world to renewed interest. He noted a spike of 350% in searches over a four-hour period for "how can I move to Canada" coming from the United States. Courtesy: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-35706377 Many news organizations were offering helpful guides on how to flee the United

Father of bride goes missing in Califronia

A weekend of celebration in Walnut Grove in California in the US turned into a search operation after bride's father went missing. Fiftyfive-year-old Prasad Moparti, who is an Indian, had just flown to Northern California to attend his daughter's wedding celebration. He went missing during the reception. Initially, teams kept on

American Sikh actor barred from flight over turban

An Indian-American Sikh, who is an actor and designer, said on Monday that he was barred from boarding an Aero Mexico flight from a flight home to New York from Mexico City because he refused to remove his turban. Waris Ahluwalia, who is a familiar face from Wes Anderson films and Deepa Mehta's

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