A law enforcement official says at least three people have died in a shooting at a New Jersey supermarket. The law enforcement official briefed on the shooting tells The Associated Press that the person believed to be the shooter is among the dead. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the shooting took place […]
The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence of Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, the only surviving Pakistani terrorist among the 10 who attacked Mumbai on November 26, 2008, killing 166 people. The court rejected 25-year-old Lashkar-e-Taiba operative’s contention that he was denied a free and fair trial and held him guilty of “waging a […]
Neil Armstrong, who made the “giant leap for mankind” as the first human to set foot on the moon, died on Saturday. He was 82. His family said in a statement that the cause was “complications resulting from cardiovascular procedures.” He had undergone heart bypass surgery this month in Cincinnati, near where he lived. His […]
The US anti-doping agency stripped cycling icon Lance Armstrong of his record seven Tour de France titles on Friday and slapped him with a lifetime ban from competition. Armstrong announced on Thursday that he was dropping his legal challenge against USADA over claims that he cheated and used performance-enhancing drugs to win cycling’s most prestigious […]
Two people were killed and at least eight wounded in a shooting outside the Empire State Building on Friday, a New York police source said, creating chaos and shocking tourists and commuters who witnessed the bloody scene outside the landmark tourist attraction. One of the dead was the shooter, the source said, adding there was […]
India now has a form of Dual Citizenship called OCI (Overseas Citizenship of India). If you were an Indian or of Indian origin, once you get your US citizenship you can apply for OCI. There are a lot of advantages to having OCI. The main ones are you do not need a visa to travel […]
True dual citizenship does not exist between the United States and India due to Indian regulations. Instead, India offers an Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) program that is similar to and often confused with dual citizenship. The OCI program offers U.S. citizens the opportunity to travel freely between the countries, work in India and own […]
Is the Government’s move to levy service tax on foreign remittance fee justified? Are NRIs paying the price for lack of clout? June 17, 2012: The Union Government proposes to charge 12.36 per cent service tax on the fees paid by NRIs sending money to their country. This proposal was introduced indirectly in the Proposed […]
Mitt Romney is launching a false attack, but it turns out he actually agrees with President Obama.
Betsy Hoover, Director of Online Organizing for Obama for America, shows you how to use the Online Call Tool. It’s never been easier to connect with other volunteers in your area.