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Two Indo-American Make The Most Powerful US CEOs Under 40

Two Indo-American Make The Most Powerful US CEOs Under 40

NEW YORK – Two Indian CEOs have been named among America’s most powerful CEOs under the age of 40 — who head publicly-traded companies with highest market values — in the Forbes magazine list that is topped by Google CEO and co-founder Larry Page. Website hosting company Endurance International Group CEO and founder Hari K […]

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Indo-American Candidate Asked To Quit Congressional Race Over Fake Sites Criticizing Opponent

Indo-American Candidate Asked To Quit Congressional Race Over Fake Sites Criticizing Opponent

Manju Goel, a Republican Indo-American Congressional candidate in Illinois, has been asked to withdraw from the primary race over accusations of putting up fake web and social media sites to discredit her opponent. WASHINGTON – Manju Goel, a Republican Indo-American Congressional candidate in Illinois, has been asked to withdraw from the primary race over accusations […]

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Indo-American Doctor Guilty Of Healthcare Fraud, Tax Evasion

Indo-American Doctor Guilty Of Healthcare Fraud, Tax Evasion

Yash Khanna, from Livingston, Monday pleaded guilty in a Newark federal court to six counts of conspiracy to violate the federal health care anti-kickback statute, soliciting and receiving more than $10,000 in illegal cash kickbacks and failing to file tax returns for 2008, 2009, and 2010, a state justice department statement said. WASHINGTON – An […]

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British Sikh Man Stabs Friend With Kirpan

British Sikh Man Stabs Friend With Kirpan

LONDON – An elderly Sikh man stabbed a compatriot in Britain with his kirpan or ceremonial sword, a court has heard. Bagicha Singh, 60, has been accused of stabbing Pritpal Singh, 30, several times with the kirpan on Sunnyside Road at Ilford, a town northeast of greater London, the Ilford Recorder reported. Pritpal Singh had […]

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Punjab Election Official Seeks Inquiry Report Into “Badal Bicycle” Giveaways

Punjab Election Official Seeks Inquiry Report Into “Badal Bicycle” Giveaways

CHANDIGARH – Punjab Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) VK Singh has sought an inquiry report against Sangrur Deputy Commissioner (DC) Indu Malhotra for her alleged role in getting bicycles with Chief Minister’s pictures to be distributed among students under the Mai Bhago Vidya Scheme. The CEO has forwarded a complaint to Chief Secretary Rakesh Singh in […]

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SAD Workers Accused Their Own MLA Of Corruption

SAD Workers Accused Their Own MLA  Of Corruption

AMRITSAR – A group of SAD workers have come out in the open against party MLA from Baba Bakala Manjeet Singh Manna, alleging corruption in disbursal of panchayat funds and registration of false cases against party workers. The workers warned that if their grievances were not redressed within a week they would not campaign for […]

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Prof. Bhullar Gets Relief As SC Reaffirms Life Term For 15 On India’s Death Row

Prof. Bhullar Gets Relief As SC Reaffirms Life Term For 15 On India’s Death Row

NEW DELHI – The Supreme Court on Wednesday re-affirmed its January 21 verdict, granting life to 15 death-row convicts on account of their mental illness or the undue and unexplained delay in rejection of their mercy petitions. Among the 15 beneficiaries were slain sandalwood smuggler Veerappan’s four gang members who killed 22 policemen in 1993. […]

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Sand Mafia Goons!

Sand Mafia Goons!

The police removed illegal barricades set up by the sand mafia at various places in the district. The Tribune had yesterday highlighted that how the musclemen of sand mafia was extorting money from truck drivers, carrying sand and gravel from rivers and crushers near Bhanuha, Algran and Saidpur villages. Policemen remove belongings of those manning […]

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Failed PPP Man Manpreet Badal Joins Congress

Failed PPP Man Manpreet Badal Joins Congress

PPP-Congress candidate Manpreet Badal with Congress leaders at an election meeting at Ajit Singh Bhatti’s residence in Bathinda on Wednesday. BATHINDA – After a breakfast meeting with former Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh in Patiala, Manpreet Singh Badal, Congress-PPP candidate for the Bathinda seat, today launched his campaign. He met Congress leaders from Budhlada, Mansa […]

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Actress Gul Panag Running For AAP In Chandigarh

Actress Gul Panag Running For AAP In Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH – Former Miss India and actor Gul Panag on Thursday joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and will be its candidate for Lok Sabha polls from Chandigarh, a place where she was born and describes as her “family’s home”. Panag said that the country is at the threshold of transformational change which is being led […]

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