Indian origin student

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Investigation Launched In Killing Of Indian Origin Jaahnavi Kandula

An investigation has been launched against Seattle police union leaders after an officer was recorded on his body camera laughing and joking about an Indian-origin woman who was killed by a police patrol vehicle in January this year, the New York reported. Officer Daniel Auderer can be heard discussing the investigation into the accident involving graduate student Jaahnavi Kandula, killed by Police Officer Kevin Dave.

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 11:36 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian origin, Student, US Cop, murder, shoot, investigation

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Indian Origin Gangster

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Indian Origin Punjabi Gangster Shot At Wedding Venue

In a suspected case of gang conflict, a 28-year-old Punjab-origin man, who was on Canadian police's most violent gangsters' list, has been shot dead by unknown people at a wedding venue in Vancouver city of Canada. Amarpreet (Chucky) Samra was on the dance floor at Fraserview Banquet Hall with other wedding guests less than 30 minutes before he was shot on Fraser Street just before 1:30 am.

Mon, 29 May 2023 - 06:40 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: murder, Gangster, Indian origin, Canada Resident, Wedding Venue

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Indian Origin Man In US killed

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Native Of Andhra Pradesh Dies In US After Hit By Train

A native of Andhra Pradesh, Srikanth Degala, a 39-year-old Indian-origin man has died in the US after a passenger train struck him when he was walking on tracks in New Jersey. Getting into details, the pedestrian was hit by an Amtrak train en route to Boston from Washington, when he was walking on the tracks east of Princeton Junction. He was pronounced dead on the scene, confirmed sources.

Tue, 07 Mar 2023 - 08:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Andhra Pradesh, died, Train Accident, Indian origin

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Arindam Bagchi

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MEA Expresses Shock Over Indian-Origin Sikh Family Murder In California

Days after four members of an Indian-origin Sikh family were found dead in California, the Indian Ministry of External Affairs described it as "shocking". On October 7, the Union Ministry said its mission in San Francisco is following up on the matter with local authorities. "Local police authorities are actively probing the matter. Our mission in San Francisco is following up on it," said MEA Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi.

Fri, 07 Oct 2022 - 07:19 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sikh Family, Indian origin, MEA, arindam bagchi, murder, California

Apoorva Mehta

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Instacart Founder, Executive Chairman Apoorva Mehta To Resign From Company

Apoorva Mehta, the founder and executive chairman of the US-based online grocery delivery business Instacart, has declared his intention to leave the company. As soon as Instacart becomes a publicly traded business, CEO Fidji Simo will take over as board chair. When Mehta stepped down as CEO of Instacart, Simo, a former Facebook… read-more

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 03:54 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Apoorva Mehta, Instacart, online grocery delivery company, Indian origin, founder

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Rishi Sunak

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Rishi Sunak Wins 1st Round Of UK PM Election, 6 Candidates Advance To 2nd Round

Rishi Sunak, an Indian-origin former Chancellor, emerged as the strongest candidate to succeed Boris Johnson as Conservative Party leader and UK Prime Minister, topping the poll in the first round of voting with 88 votes. Other survivors are Penny Mordaunt (67 votes), Liz Truss (50 votes), Kemi Badenoch (40 votes), Tom Tugendhat (37 votes), and Suella Braverman (32 votes). The second ballot is set for July 14. The winner will be declared on… read-more

Thu, 14 Jul 2022 - 09:51 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: United Kingdom, Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak, Boris Johnson, Indian origin

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Kalwant Singh

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Singapore Executes Indian-Origin Man For Drug Trafficking

Punjab-origin Kalwant Singh, from Malaysia, along with another person, have been executed for the offence of drug trafficking. Singh became the second Indian-origin person to be hanged in Singapore for the offence of drug trafficking in the past three months. According to Singaporean laws, death penalty is inevitable, for persons caught for traficking heroin of 15 grams or more.

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 07:30 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Kalwant Singh, Indian origin, Death Penalty, Drug Trafficking, SINGAPORE

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US Detains Indian-Origin Tech Entrepreneur For Alleged $45 Million Investment Fraud

Neil Chandran, a 50-year-old Indian-origin tech entrepreneur, was detained in the United States on June 29 for alleged investment fraud. He is accused of defrauding over 10,000 individuals out of over $45 million, which netted him multiple expensive automobiles and real properties. Chandran operated a number of technology firms that he employed in a conspiracy to defraud investors by falsely guaranteeing exceptionally high profits based on… read-more

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 02:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: USA, entrepreneur, Fraud, investment scam, Indian origin

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Prisca Thevenot

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Indian-Origin Prisca Thevenot Elected In French Legislative Elections

Prisca Thevenot made history on June 19 when she became the first French woman of Indian origin to be elected to the legislature. Prisca's great grandfather emigrated to Mauritius from South India many years ago. She joined LREM (La République en Marche, President Emmanuel Macron's party) and ran for the LREM party in Hauts-de-Seine 8th seat in 2022 Legislative Election. She received 65.75 percent of the vote and was elected. 

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 06:12 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: French election, Prisca Thevenot, Indian origin, legislative election, France

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Raj Subramaniam

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Indian Origin American Raj Subramaniam Appointed As FedEx CEO

Indian-origin American Raj Subramaniam to head FedEx as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO.) FedEx current Chairman and CEO Frederick W Smith on March 28 announced his resignation. Smith said, "As we look toward what's next, I have a great sense of satisfaction that a leader of the caliber of Raj Subramaniam will take FedEx into a very successful future". Subramaniam will take over as CEO from June 1.

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 12:56 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Raj Subramaniam, us company, Indian origin, FedEx, CEO

Courtesy: NDTV