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Woman suicide: Family petitions Jaishankar to bring body from US

11 Aug 2022

India
Woman suicide: Family petitions Jaishankar to bring body from US

The family of Mandeep Kaur, an Uttar Pradesh woman who died of suicide in the United States, has created an online petition on change.org to demand justice for her.

New York: Tortured for having daughters, UP woman kills herself

07 Aug 2022

World
New York: Tortured for having daughters, UP woman kills herself

A woman from Uttar Pradesh residing in Queens, New York, allegedly died by suicide last week after bearing years of domestic violence for giving birth to two daughters.

'ER' star Mary Mara dies at 61 due to drowning

28 Jun 2022

Entertainment
'ER' star Mary Mara dies at 61 due to drowning

American film and television actor Mary Mara—best known for her recurring roles in ER and Law & Order—died due to an apparent drowning at 61.

New York: 10 killed in 'racially-motivated' shooting, suspect arrested

15 May 2022

World
New York: 10 killed in 'racially-motivated' shooting, suspect arrested

A heavily-armed 18-year-old white man shot 10 people dead and injured three others, most of them Black, at a Buffalo grocery store in New York on Saturday, as per US authorities.

New York shooting: Manhunt on for 62-year-old 'person of interest'

13 Apr 2022

World
New York shooting: Manhunt on for 62-year-old 'person of interest'

The New York City Police launched a manhunt for a 62-year-old man, Frank R James, in connection with the Brooklyn subway shooting that left over 20 people injured.

Which films can be expected from the rest of 2019?

19 Sep 2019

Entertainment
Which films can be expected from the rest of 2019?

The two most-awaited movies of 2019, Ad Astra (Brad Pitt in lead) and Rambo: Last Blood (featuring our very own Sylvester Stallone), hits theaters this Friday.

Eight of the most-awaited Hollywood thrillers releasing this year

30 Jul 2019

Entertainment
Eight of the most-awaited Hollywood thrillers releasing this year

Thriller is a genre that excites all, since it keeps one on the edge of their seats, as the plot builds up.

US: Man loses ring while proposing, police comes to rescue

04 Dec 2018

World
US: Man loses ring while proposing, police comes to rescue

Proposing to your partner for marriage can never be simple. Especially, if you're nervous or excited, there is a chance your plan may get foiled.

#GamingBytes: All details of Spider-Man PS4's new DLC, Turf Wars

14 Nov 2018

Sports
#GamingBytes: All details of Spider-Man PS4's new DLC, Turf Wars

Spider-Man PS4 made waves in the gaming community due to its excellent gameplay.

Alec Baldwin denies punching man, SNL makes fun of incident

05 Nov 2018

Entertainment
Alec Baldwin denies punching man, SNL makes fun of incident

Alec Baldwin is most notable for parodying Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live which airs on NBC.

Manhattan: Indian businessman's BDSM fetish gets him convicted for sexual-assault

01 Jun 2018

World
Manhattan: Indian businessman's BDSM fetish gets him convicted for sexual-assault

An Indian businessman, Sanjay Tripathy, was convicted by a Manhattan court on May 30, for sexually assaulting a woman, he met on a dating website, at Times Square's W Hotel.

Harvey Weinstein surrenders to NYPD, arrested on rape charges

25 May 2018

Entertainment
Harvey Weinstein surrenders to NYPD, arrested on rape charges

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, who was accused of sexual assault by scores of women nearly eight months ago, turned himself in today and will face criminal charges.

NYPD gets its first female turbaned Sikh police officer

20 May 2018

World
NYPD gets its first female turbaned Sikh police officer

Gursoach Kaur has become the first female turbaned Sikh auxiliary police officer (APO) in the New York Police Department (NYPD).

Akayed Ullah: The Bangladeshi who wanted to watch Times-Square burn

12 Dec 2017

World
Akayed Ullah: The Bangladeshi who wanted to watch Times-Square burn

Akayed Ullah, a 27-year old Bangladeshi man has emerged as a prime suspect in the New York Police Department's investigation into the recent Times Square bombing.

New York: Explosion near Times Square; one detained, several injured

11 Dec 2017

World
New York: Explosion near Times Square; one detained, several injured

A pipe bomb has reportedly been detonated at the Port Authority bus terminal near New York's Times Square; several people have been injured in the explosion.

Reports: Manhattan truck attack suspect identified as Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov

01 Nov 2017

World
Reports: Manhattan truck attack suspect identified as Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov

Unnamed officials have identified the suspect behind the Manhattan truck attack as 29-year-old Uzbek citizen Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov.

American Army inducts 5 Sikhs with religious accommodation

24 Jan 2017

World
American Army inducts 5 Sikhs with religious accommodation

Days after the United States Army issued new regulations under which servicemen wearing turbans, hijabs, beards can be enrolled in the military, 5 Sikhs were granted approval to serve for the same.

US Army allows servicemen to wear turbans, hijabs or beards

05 Jan 2017

World
US Army allows servicemen to wear turbans, hijabs or beards

Making the military more inclusive of minority religions and cultures, the US Army issued new directives allowing servicemen to wear turbans, hijabs, or beards.

NYPD: Muslim teen fabricated assault story

16 Dec 2016

World
NYPD: Muslim teen fabricated assault story

The New York Police Department stated that Yasmin Seweid, an 18-year-old Muslim girl who complained about being assaulted by Trump supporters made up the entire story.

Pakistani's restaurant attacked twice in a week in Texas

07 Dec 2016

World
Pakistani's restaurant attacked twice in a week in Texas

A Pakistani restaurant in the US has been attacked twice in one week with racial and xenophobic undertones.

Muslim teen attacked in US

05 Dec 2016

World
Muslim teen attacked in US

Yasmin Seweid, an 18 year old Muslim student was assaulted in a New York subway by three drunk men who called her a terrorist and tried to rip off her Hijab, while screaming "Donald Trump."

Students, teacher reprimanded for Trump assassination skit

19 Nov 2016

World
Students, teacher reprimanded for Trump assassination skit

Two 10th grade students from Marshall High School in San Antonio have been reprimanded along with their teacher for performing a skit depicting the assassination of Donald Trump.

Days into Trump's regime, racist graffiti shows up

11 Nov 2016

World
Days into Trump's regime, racist graffiti shows up

Within two days of Donald Trump's win in the US Presidential elections, racist, pro-Trump graffiti is showing up in parts of America, giving substance to fears of heightened bigotry in the US.

Indian-American Sikh commended for assisting Manhattan bomber's arrest

20 Sep 2016

World
Indian-American Sikh commended for assisting Manhattan bomber's arrest

A Sikh bar-owner in the USA is being acknowledged for helping the police to capture Ahmad Khan Rahami in Linden, New Jersey.

Man behind Manhattan's explosion behind bars

19 Sep 2016

World
Man behind Manhattan's explosion behind bars

Ahmad Khan Rahami, believed to be responsible for the explosions in Manhattan along with a previous bombing in New Jersey, was arrested on Monday.

FBI clarifies zero arrests in New York Explosion

19 Sep 2016

World
FBI clarifies zero arrests in New York Explosion

Dismissing earlier news reports, the FBI on 18th September, 2016, clarified that no arrests were made regarding the explosion in New York City.

'Intentional' explosion rocks Manhattan neighbourhood

18 Sep 2016

World
'Intentional' explosion rocks Manhattan neighbourhood

An explosion went off in the busy up-market neighbourhood of Chelsea, New York.