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Twitter's Parag Agrawal joins other Indian-origin CEOs heading biggest tech firms

Parag Agrawal had joined Twitter 10 years ago when there were fewer than 1,000 employees

30 Nov 2021 11:55 AM

18 Indians kidnapped by pirates near Nigerian coast released

The mission had taken up with the Nigerian government the kidnapping of the Indian crew of the vessel.

23 Dec 2019 11:07 AM

Indian-origin doctor used cancer fears to sexually assault women in UK

Manish Shah was convicted of 25 counts of sexual assault and assault by penetration on 6 women at Old Bailey court in London.

11 Dec 2019 9:31 AM

Scotland Yard finds Indian-origin ex-constable guilty of sexual misconduct

Hitesh Patel was found guilty at the end of a Metropolitan Police misconduct hearing, which concluded on Friday.

01 Oct 2019 10:23 AM

Indian-origin cop, who looked up info on Beckham, suspended for work computer misuse

Ajit Singh of Leicestershire Police was also ordered to pay 300 pounds in legal costs and 115 pounds victim surcharge.

14 Sep 2019 8:33 AM


Indian-origin woman sentenced for smuggling hundreds of aliens into US

Patel, a bail bondswoman, was sentenced to three years’ imprisonment for her role in smuggling hundreds of illegal aliens into US.

19 Jul 2019 1:07 PM

Indian-American IT professional killed family before committing suicide: US police

Bodies of Sunkara, Lavanya Sunkara, 41, their 15-year-old and a 10-year-old sons were found in their home with gunshot wounds on Saturday.

18 Jun 2019 12:33 PM

Two boys among four of Indian-origin family shot dead in US

The family members were identified as Chandrasekhar Sunkara, 44; Lavanya Sunkara, 41; and two boys, ages 15 and 10, reported CNN.

17 Jun 2019 9:17 AM

Indian in UK gets 7-year jail term for rape after DNA match from earphones

He then fled to India on December 13 claiming he was visiting his mother who was ill.

05 Jun 2019 8:58 AM

Indian-origin scientist to help US troops on thought-controlled robots

Team headed by Gaurav Sharma, a senior research scientist at Battelle, is among six teams to win grants to develop brain-machine interfaces.

22 May 2019 3:31 PM


Indian-origin Dave Sharma wins Wentworthin seat in Australian federal election

Sharma was a former Australian ambassador to Israel and had claimed the seat of former Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull.

22 May 2019 12:34 PM

Indian man jailed for 29 months for stalking woman in UK

Rohit Sharma was jailed at Isleworth Crown Court in London after pleading guilty to stalking, harassment and failing to appear in court.

17 May 2019 8:57 AM

Indian-origin woman jailed for killing 9-year-old stepdaughter

Arjun was convicted for the August 2016 strangulation death of her nine-year-old stepdaughter Ashdeep Kaur, who was left in her care.

14 May 2019 1:33 PM

Indian-origin woman killed by husband in UK, he looked up ‘plot to kill wife’

Court was told how accused had planned to claim a GBP 2-mn life insurance payout and move to Australia with lover Dr Amit Patel.

05 Dec 2018 2:08 PM

Indian-origin Senator Harris latest to get suspicious package

Kamala Harris, a rising star in US' opposition Democratic Party and a potential presidential candidate, is first Indian-origin US Senator.

27 Oct 2018 11:35 AM


2 men jailed for fatal stabbing of Indian-origin man in UK

Balbir Johal, 48, was attacked in the Southall suburb of west London in March and rushed to hospital with stab wounds but died later.

24 Oct 2018 11:04 AM

Over 20 Indians sentenced for multi million-dollar US call centre scam

Stiff sentences imposed represent culmination of first-ever large-scale, multi-jurisdiction prosecution targeting India call centre scams.

21 Jul 2018 12:53 PM

UK: Indian-origin teen commits suicide after peers exclude her from WhatsApp group

14-year-old Elena Mondal was found by her teachers, hanging unresponsive, at Hampstead's Henrietta Barnett School last year.

31 Mar 2018 9:09 AM

UK: Indian-origin drunk driver gets 13-yr jail for killing 3 teenage boys

Jaynesh Chudasama, 28, had admitted to driving at more than two-and-a-half times over alcohol limit on Jan 26 when fatal collision occurred.

29 Mar 2018 8:24 AM

Indian-origin man faces death penalty for murder of co-worker in Singapore

Arimuram allegedly got into a fight with Perumal, who was then driving a prime mover and he was a passenger.

17 Feb 2018 6:28 PM