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Two dead in post-Christmas blizzard in US, nearly 300 flights cancelled amid holiday rush

The blizzard has fizzled to heavy rain storms that will soak swaths of the southeast, Gulf Coast and New England through the weekend.

Dec 29, 2018, 09:50 AM IST

Man suspected of killing Indian student Sharath Koppu in Kansas shot dead by US Police

Koppu was fatally shot on July 6 in the back during a suspected attempted robbery at a restaurant where he worked in the US state of Missouri.

Jul 16, 2018, 11:01 AM IST

Body of Indian student Sharath Koppu killed in Kansas brought back to Hyderabad

The 25-year-old hailing from Telangana, was fatally shot during a suspected incident of robbery at a restaurant where he worked. He died shortly after being taken to a hospital on Friday.

Jul 12, 2018, 10:51 AM IST

Kansas police declare $10,000 reward for info on man who killed Sharat Kopuu, student from Telangana

Sharath's father Ram Mohan, who is employed in BSNL, has appealed to Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Telangana's NRI Minister KT Rama Rao to help in bringing the body home.

Jul 08, 2018, 07:15 AM IST

US Navy veteran who killed Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla sentenced to life

He has been sentenced to life in prison for Kuchibhotla's murder and has got 165 months imprisonment for two other murder charges.

May 05, 2018, 06:22 AM IST

Man shot by officers in Topeka dies; police say he was armed

Two police officers fatally shot a man near a park in Kansas' capital city, saying he was armed with a handgun and struggled with officers.

Sep 29, 2017, 05:59 AM IST

Police recover man's decomposed body from airport carpark after 8 months

The decomposed body of a Kansas-based man was recovered from inside a truck at a nearby airport after eight months of his disappearance.

Sep 20, 2017, 12:09 PM IST

Indian doctor in US stabbed to death

An Indian doctor hailing from Telangana was stabbed to death in Kansas state.

Sep 14, 2017, 23:23 PM IST

Widow of Indian-techie can stay in US for now

Dumala managed to regain her residency status as she lost it after the assassination of her husband Kuchibhotla, an engineer on H-1B visa.

Sep 14, 2017, 09:15 AM IST

US state allows college students, teachers to carry guns

The concealed carry law was enacted four years ago and applied to all public buildings, but colleges in the Midwestern state were exempted until July of this year.

Jul 01, 2017, 09:01 AM IST

Kansas man charged with US hate crime for shooting Indian Indian national Kuchibhotla

Adam Purinton was involved in a 22 February shooting at Austin`s Bar and Grill in Olathe, Kansas.

Jun 10, 2017, 10:01 AM IST

Indian student attacked in Poland; Sushma Swaraj seeks explanation

In an another incident of hate crime, an Indian national has reportedly been attacked in Poland's Poznan city on Friday. 

Mar 31, 2017, 22:36 PM IST

Jews, Muslims, Indian Americans join hands against hate crimes

People from the Jewish, Muslim, and Indian American communities gathered on the steps of Tifereth Israel Synagogue in northwest Washington and stood in solidarity against rising hate crimes in the US.

Mar 25, 2017, 19:35 PM IST

Watch: Massive fire at Kansas apartment building ignites nearby homes

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Mar 21, 2017, 11:39 AM IST

Ian Grillot to be honoured by India House Houston

Indian-Americans will honour a 24-year-old American who was injured while trying to intervene during a racially-motivated shooting in Kansas that left an Indian techie dead and another injured.

Mar 20, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

Kansas recognises March 16 as 'Indian American Appreciation Day'

The US state of Kansas has recognised March 16 as 'Indian American Appreciation Day' to honour an Indian techie who was killed last month in a racially-motivated hate crime.

Mar 17, 2017, 14:02 PM IST

Centre very serious about attacks on Indians in US: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday asserted that the Centre has taken very serious note of the hate crimes against Indians in the US and said the Narendra Modi government will come out with a statement on the issue.

Mar 09, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Kansas Governor writes to PM Narendra Modi, regrets 'terrible act of violence' against Indians

Kansas Governor San Brownback has written wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing "profound regret" at the terrible act of violence against the Indian nationals last month.

Mar 08, 2017, 20:00 PM IST

After Kansas shooting, another Indian-origin man shot dead in US; hate crime ruled out

Local officials in Lancaster, however, did not believe that Harnish Patel`s killing was a bias crime as investigations are on, The Herald reported.

Mar 04, 2017, 12:30 PM IST

We will stand with you, India tells Kansas man who tried to save Kuchibhotla

India has told Ian Grillot, the Kansas man who took bullets while trying to save Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla and his friend.

Mar 03, 2017, 14:41 PM IST