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Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi’s Luxury Cars Auctioned at Rs 3.29 Crore April 26, 2019 10:48

Over a dozen luxury cars of Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam accused businessmen Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi have been auctioned, fetching the government exchequer Rs 3.29 crore, the Enforcement Directorate said on Friday.The cars…

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100-Year-Old American Yoga Master Tao Porchon-Lynch Receives Padma Shri April 25, 2019 13:01

The 100-year-old American yoga instructor and author Tao Porchon-Lynch received Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award for her extraordinary work in promoting yoga from Consul General of India in New York Sandeep Chakravorty on…

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Joe Biden Announces Candidacy for 2020 Presidential Run April 25, 2019 12:54

Former United States Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday announced his candidacy in the 2020 presidential run. Weeks ago Biden was charged with sexual harassment by his former female colleagues. Biden issued a statement early…

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Trump’s New Visa Overstay Memorandum to Affect Indians April 25, 2019 04:45

On Monday, President Donald Trump signed a memorandum considering suspending or limiting entry to the United States for individuals from countries with high rates of short-term visa overstays. Trump directed officials to examine new ways…

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61-Year-Old Indian Origin Man Jailed for 5 Years for Smuggling Foreigners Including Indians into America April 24, 2019 07:17

The 61-year-old Indian man has been jailed in the United States for five years for smuggling foreigners, including a majority of Indians, into America, after pleading guilty last year, the Department of Justice has said.…

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Watch: Footage of Suspected Suicide Bomber Entering Sri Lankan Church Released April 24, 2019 07:02

Days after deadly blasts in Sri Lanka, the CCTV footage showing one of the alleged suicide bombers entering St Sebastian Church in Negombo, moments before a blast ripped through the church during the Easter Sunday…

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After Harsh Rules on H-1B Visa, Donald Trump Now to Crackdown on High Visa Overstay Countries April 24, 2019 05:23

After setting forth stringent rules for H-1B visa, the Trump administration is considering suspending or limiting entry to the United States for individuals from countries with high rates of short-term visa overstays. In a memo…

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Situation in Sri Lanka Remains Volatile: U.S., Canada Issue Travel Advisories to Citizens Traveling to Island Nation April 23, 2019 07:15

Days after gruesome bombing targeting Sri Lanka’s hotels and churches that claimed lives of at least 310 people, the United States, and Canada have issued travel advisories to their citizens seeking to visit Sri Lanka.…

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2-Month-Old Baby Dies on AirAsia Flight to Australia in the Arms of Fellow Passenger After Suffering ‘Medical Episode’ April 22, 2019 12:57

A two-month-old baby died on AirAsia flight after suffering from a medical episode in the flight bound to Perth, Australia from Kuala Lumpur. The Saudi based Baby Farah's parents were about to begin their new…

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Sri Lanka Blasts: Andhra Tourists Escape Narrowly After Blast in Hotel April 22, 2019 09:24

Five persons from Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district had a narrow escape in the serial bomb blasts that rocked Sri Lanka on Sunday, killing almost 290 and injuring 500.Amilineni Surendra Babu, who is the head of…

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Hindu American Presidential Candidate Tulsi Gabbard Raises over $237,000, Overpowers Kamala Harris April 22, 2019 04:49

The Hindu American Hawaii Representative Tulsi Gabbard has raised more than $237,000, in the 2020 presidential fundraising from the Indian American so far, vastly outraising Indian American California Senator Kamala Harris. The Indian American Harris…

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SpiceJet Hires 500 Pilots, Cabin Crew Mostly from Now-Grounded Jet Airways April 20, 2019 10:05

Low-cost airline SpiceJet has hired as many as 500 pilots, cabin crew, technical and other ground staff in recent weeks with most of them from now-grounded Jet Airways."As we expand and grow, we are giving…

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