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Shielding of 1984 riots villains: US court dismisses case against Sonia

NEW DELHI: A United States court of appeals for the second circuit in New York has affirmed the order of the district courts dismissing rights violation case filed against Congress president Sonia Gandhi. The district court had dismissed the case in June last year and the court of appeal gave its decision on Tuesday. “Upon due consideration whereof, it is hereby ordered, adjudged, and decreed... 

Sant Singh Chatwal sentenced to 3 years probation for violating poll laws

New York: Rejecting the prosecution’s demand for a jail term, a federal judge here has sentenced prominent Indian-American hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal to three years probation and a USD 500,000 fine on charges of illegally donating thousands of dollars to political campaigns. 70-year-old Chatwal’s lawyers asked the court to weigh his age and “lifetime of contribution” to others and the impact... 

Modi sensitized about NRI Sikhs’ issues

New York: Sikh community leaders from the United States and Canada shared on Saturday evening ideas with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on how they could work together on matters relating to Punjab. They raised with him issues relating to consular matters, some of which were common to all overseas Indians, said Syed Akbaruddin, the External Affairs Ministry spokesman. But he added that there were also... 

US Court summons Modi for anti-Muslim Gujarat riots

New Delhi: Overshadowing Narendra Modi’s maiden visit to the United States as Prime Minister, a US court has ordered Modi to answer allegations that he failed to stop anti-Muslim rioting when he was chief minister of Gujarat. The civil case before a New York court seeks compensatory and punitive damages from Modi for crimes against humanity and extra-judicial killings under the Alien Tort Claims...