Atlanta sources reported that wealthy Indian American tech executive who brutally beat and assaulted an escort was sentenced to seven years in prison. Meanwhile according to media reports the woman, wearing all white, said she has “been living every day in fear” since Sanjay Tripathy, 48, attacked her after they met on a sugar daddy website in June 2016.
New York sources reported that man who was a suspect in the killing of an Indian student in Kansas City has been shot dead by police after he shot and wounded three officers on Sunday. Accordingly the man, who had been under surveillance in connection with the fatal shooting of Sharath Koppu on July 6 at a restaurant, was killed during an exchange of fire with police on Sunday.
As per report Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba announced generation of whopping $30.8 billion in terms of Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) during Singles' Day sale the 24 hour annual shopping event held on November 11, beating the last year's record of $25 billion. Meanwhile around 180,000 brands had participated in the sale on all retail platforms of the company. Apple, Xiaomi
Islamabad sources reported that around 69% Pakistanis between the ages of 15 and 65 do not know what the internet is, an information communication technology (ICT) based survey has revealed. Meanwhile the survey was conducted by LirneAsia, a think tank based in Sri Lanka that carries out ICT research and the report is based on a survey of 2,000 households in Pakistan.
Washington sources reported that For President Donald Trump in Paris, America first meant largely America alone. Meanwhile at a weekend commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the president who proudly declares himself a "nationalist" stood apart, even on a continent where his brand of populism is on the rise.
Atlanta sources reported that the owner of several Milwaukee area gas stations who was indicted for forced labor involving aggravated abuse harboring an alien for financial gain, and document servitude has reached a plea deal in the federal case against him. Meanwhile according to media reports Harshinder Bhatia agreed to plead guilty to a federal charge of “harboring an alien for financial gain”.
California sources reported that the death toll from the most destructive fire to hit California rose to 23 on Saturday as rescue workers recovered more bodies of people killed by the devastating blaze. As per report firefighters are battling raging fires at both ends of the state, but there is little hope of containing the flames anytime soon.
New Delhi sources stated that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday said that her ministry is framing a new law to tackle the problem in NRI marriages and providing for deterrent measures like confiscating property of NRIs who have abandoned their wives. Meanwhile at a seminar on “NRI marriages and trafficking of women and children”, she said that a new bill is likely to be taken up in the next session of Parliament.
Sources from Beijing made a statement that the 55 km bridge that opened last month connects the mainland province of Guangdong with Hong Kong and Macao. Fang Zheng, vice general manager of the WLAN office of ZTE Corp., the bridge's network operator said "The Hong Kong Zhuhai Macao Bridge now has good coverage of 4G service".
Accordingly US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron headed towards a potential clash in talks on November 10 after Trump took offence to what he called a "very insulting" comment from Macron about the need to create a European army. Meanwhile fresh off US congressional
New York sources stated that FDA officials told the Wall Street Journal that actions are expected to be announced as early as next week. The move is an attempt to curb what many are saying is an epidemic of underage vaping. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said in an interview “What he can’t tolerate is another year of this level of growth”.
San Francisco sources stated that Google has finally confirmed that dark mode on Android phones uses less power and saves battery life. Accordingly "Google revealed a bit of information on how your smart phone spends its battery life and they did this at this week's Android Dev Summit, speaking to
San Francisco sources stated that Google has finally confirmed that dark mode on Android phones uses less power and saves battery life. Accordingly "Google revealed a bit of information on how your smart phone spends its battery life and they did this at this week's Android Dev Summit
A bizarre Shootout incident has happened in South California of USA, in a music and dance bar, on Wednesday night, 13 people were shot dead. This incident has happened in a popular bar named as borderline bar and grill. This incident had happened with musical events happening at one end and with college students celebrating at the other end.
Washington sources reported that greeting people on the occasion of Diwali, US President Donald Trump said the festival of lights is a special opportunity to reflect on the bond of friendship between India and the United States. Meanwhile Donald Trump said First Lady Melania joins him in sending their best wishes for a very happy and memorable Diwali.
According to sources US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the US will continue to negotiate with India and the seven other countries receiving the six month exemption to get them to cut their Iranian imports to zero. Meanwhile the other countries receiving the exemptions Pompeo announced at a news conference with foreign correspondents in Washington were China, Greece, Italy, Turkey, South Korea, Taiwan and Japan.
Sources from Houston stated that Texas Governor Greg Abbott hosted Diwali celebrations at his residence at an event attended by prominent Indian Americans where he lauded the community for its achievements in various fields. Meanwhile Abbott lit the ceremonial lamp at the governor's mansion in Austin city, to mark the festival of lights.
Tehran sources stated that thousands of Iranians took to the streets across the country on Sunday to mark the 39th anniversary of the seizure of the US Embassy in Tehran now named "den of espionage", amid looming American sanctions slated to come into effect from Monday.
Washington sources reported that US President Donald Trump appeared to be considerate to the hundreds of thousands of skilled professionals including Indians patiently waiting for years to receive green cards, saying they have done everything perfectly and they are going to enter America.
Accordingly Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has called on technology companies to defend users' privacy as human right, urging firms and governments to collectively work together to protect the most vulnerable section in society. Meanwhile when speaking at an event "Future Decoded" in London on Thursday, Nadella applauded the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as first step towards securing data privacy.
Washington sources reported that President Donald Trump confirmed reports that State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert is under "serious consideration" to become the next US ambassador to the United Nations. Meanwhile if named, she would take over from outgoing Ambassador
Washington sources reported that US revoked duty free concessions on import of at least 50 Indian products, mostly from handloom and agriculture sectors, reflecting the Trump administration’s tough stand on trade related issues with New Delhi. Meanwhile the federal register issued a notification,
As per report after Google announced last week it fired 48 people for sexual harassment since 2016, nearly 1,500 workers were planning a walk out at the company's offices globally on Thursday. As per report more than 1,500 most of them women plan to walk out of almost two dozen company offices around the world to protest Google's handling of sexual harassment and its workplace culture.
Pittsburgh sources stated that Donald Trump on Tuesday visited the Pittsburgh synagogue where 11 people were gunned down at the weekend in an anti-Semitic attack, as more than 1,000 protesters gathered nearby to make it clear the US president was unwelcome. Meanwhile carrying signs that read "President Hate, Leave Our State!" and "Trump, Renounce White Nationalism
Colombo sources stated that former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa Monday assumed charge as Sri Lanka's new Prime Minister after the surprise sacking of his predecessor Ranil Wickremesinghe by President Maithripala Sirisena which plunged the island nation into an unprecedented political
Brasilia sources stated that far right congressman Jair Bolsonaro has been declared the winner of Brazil's presidential election amid a prolonged recession, rising crime rates and widespread corruption scandals. Reports added he was declared the winner by the Supreme Electoral Tribunal after
United Nations sources made a statement that UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has expressed concern over the deepening political crisis in Sri Lanka and called for restraint from all parties in the island country. As per report Guterres is following the latest developments in Sri Lanka with great concern