Indian-origin

Sikh stabbed to death in US for refusing to sell cigarettes

Jagjeet Singh, who was a clerk at the Hatch Food and Gas convenience store, came to the US 18 months ago and stayed with his sister and brother-in-law in Modesto.

May 08, 2017, 22:00 PM IST

PM's intervention sought to stop racial attacks against Indians

The issue of alleged racial attack on an Indian man in Australia was on Monday raised in the Lok Sabha by the Congress which sought the Prime Minister's intervention in ensuring the safety of large Indian population there.

Mar 27, 2017, 17:34 PM IST
India conveys 'deep concerns' to US over recent attacks on Indian-origin people

India conveys 'deep concerns' to US over recent attacks on Indian-origin people

"Amb @NavtejSarna convyd r deep concerns to US Gov on recent tragic incidents involving Hardish Patel & Deep Rai," Embassy of India in Washington tweeted on Sunday.

Mar 05, 2017, 23:51 PM IST

Indian-origin father killed wife, twins over family row in UK

An Indian-origin father who was found hanging here earlier this year strangled his wife and twin teenage daughters before committing suicide following a violent row over his in-laws allegedly "cheating" him out of money, a UK court has been told.

Nov 09, 2015, 02:36 AM IST

Judge forced to resign for racist remarks against British Indian

 A British judge who allegedly made racist comments in a court about an Indian-origin crime victim has been forced to resign, a media report said.

Sep 15, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

Father-in-law of Indian-origin ISIS recruit blames UK govt

The father-in-law of an Indian-origin man believed to have taken his family into Islamic State (ISIS)-held territory in Syria has asked the UK government to take responsibility for allowing radical Islamist preachers to influence British Muslims.

Sep 06, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Indian's research to help develop voice test for Alzheimer's

A study by an Indian-origin researcher may soon help doctors diagnose patients with Alzheimer's disease over the phone -- just by listening to their voices.

Aug 18, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

Indian-origin food scientist gets international award

 A noted Indian-origin food scientist based in New Zealand has been honoured for his contribution in improving the quality, safety and processing efficiency of dairy food, a media report said on Friday.

Jul 31, 2015, 21:51 PM IST

Indian-origin man writes British PM's speech

 A writer of Indian-origin wrote the speech on tackling Islamic extremism and "the failures of integration" that British Prime Minister David Cameron delivered recently.

Jul 28, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Indian-origin restaurant owner found guilty of sexual assaults

An Indian-origin restaurant owner with "wandering hands" has been found guilty of seven charges of sexually assaulting young women in the UK.

Jul 28, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

Four Indian-origin kids among Aus spelling bee contest finalists

Four Indian-origin children are among the top 50 finalists of the Great Australian Spelling Bee contest.

Jul 27, 2015, 11:37 AM IST
Indian-origin cricketer Abdul Samed Bulbulia mourned in South Africa

Indian-origin cricketer Abdul Samed Bulbulia mourned in South Africa

The South African cricket fraternity is mourning the death of one of its oldest Indian-origin veterans, Abdul Samed Bulbulia, who passed away today at the age of 82.

Jul 11, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

UK honours Indian-origin victims of July 7 terror attack

Two Indian-origin women were among the 52 victims of the July 7 bombings honoured at a memorial ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of the London bombings here today.

Jul 07, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

Indian-origin man jailed in Singapore for molesting homemaker

An Indian-origin former associate social worker in Singapore was today jailed for four months on charges of molesting a homemaker consecutively on two days.

Jul 06, 2015, 13:39 PM IST

NASA's Hubble finds 'sunscreen' layer on distant exoplanet

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to detect an atmospheric layer on a blazing-hot exoplanet that absorbs ultraviolet and visible light, acting as a kind of "sunscreen".

Jun 12, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

Indian-origin Murthy presented with Pride of Community Award

Indian-origin US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy has been presented with the Pride of the Community Award by a prominent Hindu advocacy group.

Jun 11, 2015, 13:55 PM IST

Indian-origin ex-German MP's suspended from party

Indian-origin former German lawmaker Sebastian Edathy's membership in his Social Democratic Party (SPD) has been suspended for three years for possessing child pornography material.

Jun 02, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

Indian-origin woman eyewitness to New Zealand jewellery heist bid

 An Indian-origin woman was an eyewitness to a robbery at a jewellery store in New Zealand`s Auckland city on Tuesday.

May 26, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

Indian-origin man fined and banned from driving in Singapore

A 44-year-old Indian-origin man in Singapore was today fined USD 1,497 and banned from driving for nine months by a local court here after he had driven his car into a police post following an altercation with a friend over financial matters.

May 21, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

Indian woman shot dead by an unidentified gunman in South Carolina

An Indian-origin Gujarati woman working at a gas station in the US state of South Carolina was shot in the face in an attempted armed robbery and succumbed to her injuries on Saturday.

May 03, 2015, 23:30 PM IST