An association of the Telugu
community in the US has appealed to lawmakers in the country
to help the hundreds of Indian students affected by the
immigration scam at a `sham` California-based University.
Ahead of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad`s intended visit to address a UN conference on nuclear non-proliferation next week in New York, several US Congressmen on Friday demanded to deny his entry into the country.
A visiting delegation of US congressmen expressed "surprise and disappointment" on Wednesday after accusing Israel`s controversial Deputy Foreign Minister of trying to block their access to top officials.
Their wealth declined in the wake
of the financial meltdown last year but the US Congressmen are
still among the nation`s richest people, with average worth of
the representatives falling as much as five per cent.