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Indian-American IT company fined for violating H-1B salary requirements

02 May 2018

Indian-American IT company fined for violating H-1B salary requirements

On Wednesday, an Indian-American IT company was asked to pay a fine of $173,044 in wages to 12 of its foreign employees, most of them Indian, for violating the H-1B visa programme's salary requirements.

Srinivas Kuchibhotla killer pleads guilty to first-degree murder

07 Mar 2018

Srinivas Kuchibhotla killer pleads guilty to first-degree murder

52-year-old Adam Purinton has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder of Indian-American IT engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in Kansas in February'17.

Srinivas Kuchibhotla killing: Kansas man indicted on hate crime charges

10 Jun 2017

Srinivas Kuchibhotla killing: Kansas man indicted on hate crime charges

Adam Purinton, accused of killing Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injuring two in a Kansas bar, was indicted on federal hate crime and firearms charges.

$100,000 raised for Kansas shooting survivor

27 Mar 2017

$100,000 raised for Kansas shooting survivor

The Indian-American community honoured 24-year old Ian Grillot, who was shot at for standing up to the Kansas city shooter, as 'A True American Hero' at the 14th annual gala of India House Houston.

Man shouts: "Go back to Lebanon" to an American-Sikh girl

25 Mar 2017

Man shouts: "Go back to Lebanon" to an American-Sikh girl

Rajpreet Heir- a Sikh, witnessed a man shouting and saying: "You don't belong in this country," and asked her to "go back to Lebanon" in Manhattan.

Indian-Americans protest at White House over rising hate crimes

21 Mar 2017

Indian-Americans protest at White House over rising hate crimes

Scores of Indian-Americans held a peaceful rally in front of the White House, seeking President Donald Trump's intervention in the recent hate crimes across the country.

US man charged with hate crime for abusing Indian

18 Mar 2017

US man charged with hate crime for abusing Indian

A US man has been slapped with hate crime charges for racially abusing and assaulting an Indian man, mistaking him for a Muslim.

Hate crime: American man attempts to burn-down Indian-American store

13 Mar 2017

Hate crime: American man attempts to burn-down Indian-American store

A 64-year old man in Florida tried to burn down a store owned by Indian-American in St. Lucie County, because he wanted to "run the Arabs out of our country."

Hate Crime: Sikh man shot at in Kent

05 Mar 2017

Hate Crime: Sikh man shot at in Kent

An unidentified individual opened fire at a 39 year old Sikh man who was working on his car in his driveway in Kent. The assailant allegedly asked him to "go back" to his country.

Indian-origin businessman shot dead outside his home in America

04 Mar 2017

Indian-origin businessman shot dead outside his home in America

Harnish Patel, an Indian-origin businessman was shot dead outside his home in Lancaster, South Carolina.

FBI probing Kansas shooting as hate crime

02 Mar 2017

FBI probing Kansas shooting as hate crime

FBI is probing the shooting that killed Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injured Alok Madasani as "hate crime", as an American opened fire on them after shouting ethnic slurs.

Indian engineer shot in possible hate crime

24 Feb 2017

Indian engineer shot in possible hate crime

An Indian-American IT engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla was shot and his colleague Alok Madasani wounded by a white man hurling racial slurs at the two.