Crime

  • Little India Desk |August 11, 2018

    Three Men Found Guilty of Brutal Murder of Indian-Origin Elderly Jeweler in UK

    Ramniklal Jogiya, 74, was abducted when he was on his back from his jewelry shop at Belgrave Road, and was later found dead in a lane nearby.

  • Little India Desk |August 9, 2018

    Police Chief’s Son Among Two Teenagers Arrested Over Assault on Elderly Sikh Man in U.S.

    The family is "shaken to the core," Bay Area Police Chief Darryl McAllister said after his son was arrested for allegedly attacking a 71-year-old Sikh man in California.

  • Little India Desk |August 9, 2018

    Indian-Origin Former Contractor Pleads Guilty to Taking $2.5 Million in Bribes in U.S.

    Bhaskar Patel, a resident of Windermere, Florida, pleaded guilty to accepting $2,536,119.19 in bribes and kickbacks when he was employed with Schneider Electric.

  • Little India Desk |August 9, 2018

    Over 28,000 Indians Overstayed Their Visas in U.S. Last Year, Says Report

    There were 701,900 visa overstays in the United States from October 2016 through September 2017, according to figures from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

  • Little India Desk |August 8, 2018

    Kansas Man Who Killed Indian Engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla Gets Three Life Terms

    Adam Purinton received three consecutive life sentences for attacking two Indian men in Kansas in 2017, killing Srinivas Kuchibhotla, and injuring Alok Madasani and Ian Grillot.

  • Little India Desk |August 7, 2018

    Hindu Temple Chairman Removed in Singapore for ‘Severe Mismanagement’

    Sivakadacham was dismissed as the chairman and trustee of the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple following an 11-month probe.

  • Little India Desk |August 6, 2018

    Sikh Man Allegedly Attacked in Hate Crime Incident in U.S.

    The incident, which allegedly took place at the intersection of Keyes and Foote Roads in California, is being investigated by the police as a “hate crime.”