As per report understanding this need, Network 18’ Global Conclave for Indian Realty (GCIR) wrapped up its second edition of knowledge series in Dubai that aimed at educating and engaging NRIs about the “Right Bets” in luxury homes and the “Dos and Don’ts of buying property in India”.
Washington sources reported that US President Donald Trump confirmed that he is planning to put an end to what he called the “ridiculous” law that grants citizenship to all children born in US territory. Trump said in an interview “We are the only country in the world where a person comes in and has a baby, and the baby is essentially a citizen of the US with all of those benefits”.
New Delhi sources stated that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said that India will raise the issue of changing H1B visa norms with the US at the 2+2 dialogue scheduled to be held on September 6 in New Delhi and Sushma Swaraj told Rajya Sabha “They are already raising the issue formally at various foray and are speaking on it with the White House, with state administration as well as with Congressmen and they will raise it humbly at the 2+2 dialogue on September 6 in New Delhi".
New York sources reported that all the four Indian-American Democrat members of the House of Representatives were re-elected in Tuesday’s election and a member of the community won the Attorney General’s position in Wisconsin state. Meanwhile Raja Krishnamoorthi, who represents a constituency
Washington sources reported that Kishore Kumar Kavuru, 46, was arrested on Friday and was presented before US Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen. Meanwhile the US Department of Justice said in a press release that he was charged with 10 counts of visa fraud and 10 counts of mail fraud in connection with a scheme to maintain a pool of foreign workers for the clients of Kavuru’s consulting companies.
According to sources after several women accused former Union Minister M.J. Akbar of sexual harassment in the wake of the #MeToo campaign, an allegation of rape has now surfaced with a US based journalist narrating her ordeal of working under him when he was the editor of The Asian Age. Meanwhile Pallavi Gogoi, Chief Business Editor at National Public Radio, in an article written
Washington sources reported that Trump did not mention the fact that more than two dozen other countries, including Mexico and Canada, also have similar laws authorizing citizenship for anyone born in their territory. He added “It’s ridiculous. It’s ridiculous. And it has to end”. Meanwhile during the 2016 election campaign
Atlanta sources reported that former police officer Suresh Madhavan filed a complaint against the township and the police department. Madhavan alleges he faced discrimination throughout his employment because of his skin tone. Meanwhile Madhavan, who was hired in 2003, worked with Wall township
Washington sources reported that two new suspicious packages targeting Indian origin Senator Kamala Harris and billionaire political activist Tom Steyer both Democrats have been recovered even as federal officials arrested a Florida man accused of sending pipe bombs to critics of President Donald Trump. Meanwhile these packages put the total number of devices found in the US by law enforcement
Washington sources reported that Jewelry thieves are targeting Indian Americans in the US, the police have said, adding that the community is being prayed upon because of the expensive jewelry associated with their customs and culture. Meanwhile the police said the latest theft happened at a motel owned by an Indian American family in Norwalk city of Connecticut.
According to sources from an online video by the World Economic Forum, Telugu is the fastest growing language in the US, says a study by an American think tank. Meanwhile the number of US residents speaking Telugu rose by 86% between 2010 and 2017. Accordingly Telugu, the fourth most spoken language in India, is still outside the top 20 of the most widely spoken languages other than English in the US.
Atlanta sources reported that an Indian-American doctor has been charged with committing health care fraud out of her practice in Stuart, Florida. Meanwhile Sheetal Kanar Kumar, M.D., 48, appeared in federal court and was arraigned on twenty-six counts of health care fraud. The trial is currently set to begin in Fort Pierce on November 13, 2018, before U.S. District Judge Kenneth A. Marra.
Washington sources reported that US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has slammed the “misleading and politically motivated” UN report on poverty and inequality in the country that accuses President Donald Trump of forcing millions of citizens into deprivation. As per report Philip Alston, a New York University law and human rights professor, led the study travelling across US. He said that the US was fast becoming a “champion of inequality.
New Delhi sources stated that women journalists who leveled allegations of sexual harassment and molestation against former editor M.J. Akbar on Wednesday expressed their happiness over his stepping down as the Minister of State for External Affairs. Meanwhile journalists Priya Ramani, who was the first to
Chicago sources stated that over four decades after he began his scientific engagement with gravitational science, Professor Abhay Ashtekar is set to receive the prestigious Einstein Prize conferred by the American Physical Society (APS). Meanwhile the prize for 2018, which carries an award of $10,000, is scheduled to be announced on October 23. Its citation reads: “For numerous and seminal contributions