Srinivas Kuchibhotla

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Last year, over 8,400 hate crimes were reported in US

14 Nov 2018

Last year, over 8,400 hate crimes were reported in US

Over 8,400 hate crime incidents, including 24 against Sikhs, 15 against Hindus, and over 300 against Muslims, were reported in the US in 2017, according to an FBI report.

'He'd have helped you understand': Kuchibhotla's widow tells his murderer

08 Aug 2018

'He'd have helped you understand': Kuchibhotla's widow tells his murderer

Sunayana Dumala, widow of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla who was shot dead in the US, told the murderer that if he had just kept his anger aside, "Srinu would have been happy to...help you understand that not every brown-skinned person is suspicious or evil."

Why does this Telangana man worship Donald Trump?

22 Jun 2018

Why does this Telangana man worship Donald Trump?

Along with Hindu Gods, 31-year-old Bussa Krishna, from Telangana worships US President, Donald Trump, daily. He has a picture of what he describes as 'World's most powerful man', and does aarti after offering him flowers, turmeric and vermillion.

Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla's killer pleads guilty to hate crimes

22 May 2018

Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla's killer pleads guilty to hate crimes

US Navy veteran Adam Purinton, 53, who yelled "Get out of my country!" before killing Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injuring two others at a bar in Kansas city last year, has pleaded guilty to three federal hate-crime charges yesterday.

American who shot dead Indian-origin Srinivas Kuchibhotla jailed for life

05 May 2018

American who shot dead Indian-origin Srinivas Kuchibhotla jailed for life

The US Navy veteran who shot dead Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla in Kansas City last year has been sentenced to life.

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.

Hyderabad student critical after being shot in Chicago

11 Dec 2017

Hyderabad student critical after being shot in Chicago

A 30-year-old student from Hyderabad is critical after being shot at by an unidentified assailant in Chicago some days ago.

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.

White House to Congress: Powerful Indians in Washington DC

16 May 2017

White House to Congress: Powerful Indians in Washington DC

The Indian diaspora in the US really seems to be living the American dream. Having gathered numerical and economical clout over time, Indians have started to figure prominently in the power corridors in Washington DC.

Indian-origin couple gunned down by daughter's ex-boyfriend

06 May 2017

Indian-origin couple gunned down by daughter's ex-boyfriend

An angry lover shot down an Indian-origin couple in the Californian city San Jose in the US.

Attack on Indian student in Poland exaggerated

03 Apr 2017

Attack on Indian student in Poland exaggerated

Ajay Bisaria, India's ambassador to Poland clarified that the Indian student who was attacked in Poland only sustained minor injuries and was not admitted to the ICU as media reports suggested.

Indian student attacked in Poland, Sushma Swaraj seeks report

01 Apr 2017

Indian student attacked in Poland, Sushma Swaraj seeks report

An Indian student was allegedly attacked in a tram by an unidentified man in Ponzan, Poland.

$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.

Trump promises "renewal of the American spirit" in Congress speech

01 Mar 2017

Trump promises "renewal of the American spirit" in Congress speech

US President Donald Trump has promised a "renewal of the American spirit" during his first Joint address to Congress.

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.