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

04 Dec 2018

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.

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

01 Jun 2018

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.

NYPD gets its first female turbaned Sikh police officer

20 May 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'Intentional' explosion rocks Manhattan neighbourhood

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