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    Indian man convicted in Dubai for hacking 15 websites

    Indian man convicted in Dubai for hacking 15 websites


    A 33-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to three months in prison followed by deportation for hacking 15 websites, according to a media report. The Dubai Court of First Instance on Monday charged the man with hacking websites and issuing threats,...

    A 33-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to three months in prison followed by deportation for hacking 15 websites, according to a media report. The Dubai Court of First Instance on Monday charged the man with hacking websites and issuing threats, Gulf News reported.
    Indian-American Congressman offers help to countrymen in tax filing

    Indian-American Congressman offers help to countrymen in tax filing


    Indian-American Congressman Ami Bera has offered to help the residents of California's Sacramento County who might be having issues with filing of taxes after the introduction of new federal tax law. April 15 marks the Tax Day in the...

    Indian-American Congressman Ami Bera has offered to help the residents of California's Sacramento County who might be having issues with filing of taxes after the introduction of new federal tax law. April 15 marks the Tax Day in the US.
    Indian-origin man in US jailed for life for sexually exploiting minor

    Indian-origin man in US jailed for life for sexually exploiting minor


    A 41-year-old Indian-origin man in the US has been sentenced to life in prison for enticing a minor to engage in sexual conduct and 30 years' imprisonment for production of child pornography. Deepak Deshpande of California, who pleaded guilty in October...

    A 41-year-old Indian-origin man in the US has been sentenced to life in prison for enticing a minor to engage in sexual conduct and 30 years' imprisonment for production of child pornography. Deepak Deshpande of California, who pleaded guilty in October last year, was sentenced by US District Judge Carlos Mendoza on Thursday.
    Indian-origin man in Singapore jailed for unlawfully setting off Diwali fireworks

    Indian-origin man in Singapore jailed for unlawfully setting off Diwali fireworks


    Jeevan Arjoon, 29, bought the firecrackers from Little India shopping precinct and unlawfully lit them at 3.30 AM as Diwali night stunt on November 6, 2018. The judge said that setting off fireworks at 3 AM could also cause considerable alarm to the...

    Jeevan Arjoon, 29, bought the firecrackers from Little India shopping precinct and unlawfully lit them at 3.30 AM as Diwali night stunt on November 6, 2018. The judge said that setting off fireworks at 3 AM could also cause considerable alarm to the public, particularly in this time of heightened concerns over possible acts of terrorism.
    Ex-husband on trial for killing Indian-origin woman in arrow attack in UK

    Ex-husband on trial for killing Indian-origin woman in arrow attack in UK


    According to prosecutors, 51-year-old Indian-origin Ramanodge Unmathallegadoo, armed with two crossbows, burst out of the garden shed at a suburban home in Ilford area of east London, and shot arrows at his ex-wife Devi Unmathallegadoo as she tried to...

    According to prosecutors, 51-year-old Indian-origin Ramanodge Unmathallegadoo, armed with two crossbows, burst out of the garden shed at a suburban home in Ilford area of east London, and shot arrows at his ex-wife Devi Unmathallegadoo as she tried to flee upstairs.
    Indian expat wins $2.7 million raffle draw in Abu Dhabi

    Indian expat wins $2.7 million raffle draw in Abu Dhabi


    Ravindra Boloor was declared the winner in the draw that was held at the Abu Dhabi International Airport on Wednesday, Khaleej Times reported. However, Boloor could not be informed about the news immediately as he was in Mumbai. His daughter told the...

    Ravindra Boloor was declared the winner in the draw that was held at the Abu Dhabi International Airport on Wednesday, Khaleej Times reported. However, Boloor could not be informed about the news immediately as he was in Mumbai. His daughter told the organisers of the draw to call after a week.
    Indian-origin conwoman who posed as doctor faces jail in UK

    Indian-origin conwoman who posed as doctor faces jail in UK


    Kamlesh Bassi used different aliases to pretend to be a qualified medical doctor, a nurse, an occupational therapist, a physiotherapist, an osteopath and a chiropractor, Warwick Crown Court was told at a hearing last week. She targeted elderly people and...

    Kamlesh Bassi used different aliases to pretend to be a qualified medical doctor, a nurse, an occupational therapist, a physiotherapist, an osteopath and a chiropractor, Warwick Crown Court was told at a hearing last week. She targeted elderly people and persuaded them to hire her as a medical professional.
    Indian-American man sentenced to 12 years for health care fraud, aggravated identity theft

    Indian-American man sentenced to 12 years for health care fraud, aggravated identity theft


    Babubhai Bhurabhai Rathod of Michigan had pleaded guilty to both charges in August 2018, US Attorney Andrew Birge said. US District Judge Janet Neff also ordered Rathod to pay over USD 939,000 in restitution to federal health insurance programmes...

    Babubhai Bhurabhai Rathod of Michigan had pleaded guilty to both charges in August 2018, US Attorney Andrew Birge said. US District Judge Janet Neff also ordered Rathod to pay over USD 939,000 in restitution to federal health insurance programmes Medicare and Medicaid.
    32-yr-old Indian dentist killed in road accident in US

    32-yr-old Indian dentist killed in road accident in US


    Dr Arshad Mohammed, originally from Hyderabad, was killed when a blue Volkswagen travelling the wrong way on the Veterans Memorial Tollway struck his black Honda on Thursday night, police said in a...

    Dr Arshad Mohammed, originally from Hyderabad, was killed when a blue Volkswagen travelling the wrong way on the Veterans Memorial Tollway struck his black Honda on Thursday night, police said in a statement
    Indian priest sentenced to six years in prison for child sex abuse in US

    Indian priest sentenced to six years in prison for child sex abuse in US


    An Indian former Roman Catholic priest has been sentenced to six years in prison for sexually abusing a teenage girl in the US, according to a media...

    An Indian former Roman Catholic priest has been sentenced to six years in prison for sexually abusing a teenage girl in the US, according to a media report.
    Indian-origin jailed for hurting pregnant girlfriend in Singapore

    Indian-origin jailed for hurting pregnant girlfriend in Singapore


    Mohamed Mustaffa Ali was sentenced on Wednesday by the Singapore District Court Judge Mathew Joseph after he pleaded guilty to two counts of assault - one was a road rage case last year and the other for hurting his pregnant girlfriend in...

    Mohamed Mustaffa Ali was sentenced on Wednesday by the Singapore District Court Judge Mathew Joseph after he pleaded guilty to two counts of assault - one was a road rage case last year and the other for hurting his pregnant girlfriend in 2017
    Indian-American Neomi Rao sworn in as judge of powerful US court

    Indian-American Neomi Rao sworn in as judge of powerful US court


    Born in Detroit to Parsi physicians from India – Zerin Rao and Jehangir Narioshang Rao – Neomi Rao is the second Indian-American after Sri Srinivasan to be part of the powerful District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, said to be next only to...

    Born in Detroit to Parsi physicians from India – Zerin Rao and Jehangir Narioshang Rao – Neomi Rao is the second Indian-American after Sri Srinivasan to be part of the powerful District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, said to be next only to the US Supreme Court. Rao has replaced controversial Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
    Indian-origin Jagmeet Singh makes history in Canada's Parliament

    Indian-origin Jagmeet Singh makes history in Canada's Parliament


    Indian-origin Jagmeet Singh created political history in Canada when he made his debut in the House of Commons as the first non-white leader of a major opposition party in the country. The arrival of the turbaned leader, Jagmeet Singh, cheered by all...

    Indian-origin Jagmeet Singh created political history in Canada when he made his debut in the House of Commons as the first non-white leader of a major opposition party in the country. The arrival of the turbaned leader, Jagmeet Singh, cheered by all members, coincided with the induction of a senior woman member into PM Justin Trudeau's cabinet.