Monthly Archives: March 2012

NRI honeymoon murder: Top 10 developments – India


30 mar 2012 NRI honeymoon murder: Top 10 developments   File photo: Shiren and Anni Dewani Shrien Dewani, a businessman from the UK, accused of commissioning his wife’s murder while on their honeymoon in South Africa, will not be extradited … Continue reading

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Poverty forced this champion archer to sell her bow – India


28 mar 2012 Poverty forced this champion archer to sell her bow   Ranchi:  She was one of the young and promising faces on the Indian archery circuit, winning laurels and medals for the nation. That was back in 2007. … Continue reading

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Indian student jailed in Australia in visa scam – India


27 mar 2012 Indian student jailed in Australia in visa scam   Melbourne:  A Perth-based Indian student will spend 14 months in jail for his involvement in a scam to falsify English test scores to get Australian visas. Rajesh Kumar, … Continue reading

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PM talks to Norway counterpart about custody row, stresses strong family values – India


26 mar 2012 PM talks to Norway counterpart about custody row, stresses strong family values   Seoul:  Dr Manmohan Singh has told the prime minister of Norway that he hopes there will be “a positive outcome” for the Indian parents … Continue reading

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PepsiCo CEO Nooyi gets $17 mn in compensation – India


24 mar 2012 PepsiCo CEO Nooyi gets $17 mn in compensation   PepsiCo Inc Chief Executive Indra Nooyi had total compensation worth $17.1 million last year, up 6 per cent from 2010, even as the food and drink company failed … Continue reading

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IPL 2012: Owners strike deal to sell Rajasthan Royals – India


23 mar 2012 IPL 2012: Owners strike deal to sell Rajasthan Royals Bangalore: The owners of the Rajasthan Royals have agreed to sell the majority of the IPL franchise to a Kolkata-based businessman for $200 million, ESPNcricinfo has learned. However, the … Continue reading

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Good news for American visa-seekers – India


21  mar 2012 Good news for American visa-seekers   Washington DC New Delhi:  In what may come as good news to American visa applicants, the United States today announced that Indians who are renewing their visas, valid or expired, within … Continue reading

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Lalit Modi declared bankrupt by London Court – India


20 mar 2012 Lalit Modi declared bankrupt by London Court   London:  Former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi has been declared bankrupt by a London court over unpaid bills of 65,000 pounds (approximately Rs. 53 lakh) owed to a private security … Continue reading

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Norway child custody row: parents’ fight comes out into the open – India


19 mar 2012 Norway child custody row: parents’ fight comes out into the open   Ahead of court hearing on March 23, children’s father shifts blame to his wife Given the rapidly unravelling sequence of events within the family in … Continue reading

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