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Man accused of stabbing Indian to death appears in NZ court

Man accused of stabbing Indian to death appears in NZ court
Appearing before Justice of the Peace, Helen Meiklejohn, at Dunedin District Court on Monday, the man, who was arrested on the same day, was granted interim name suppression. He was ordered to appear at the High Court on February 27 in connection with the murder of Gurjit Singh, the New Zealand Herald newspaper reported.

Man accused of stabbing Indian to death appears in NZ court

Fresh trouble for Sunak as Minister accused of giving Infosys 'VIP access': Report

Fresh trouble for Sunak as Minister accused of giving Infosys 'VIP access': Report
According to a Daily Mirror investigation, Trade Minister Dominic Johnson said he was "keen to see a bigger Infosys presence in the UK and would be happy to do what he could to facilitate that". The development comes as the Bengaluru-based firm founded by Akshata Murty's father vies for contracts in the UK worth 750 million pounds and plans to increase its workforce in its second-biggest market by 20 per cent to 6,000.

Fresh trouble for Sunak as Minister accused of giving Infosys 'VIP access': Report

Missing Indian student found dead on Purdue University campus in US

Missing Indian student found dead on Purdue University campus in US
An Indian studying at Purdue University has been found dead outside a building on the campus after he went missing last week, a county coroner in the US confirmed. According to the Tippecanoe County Coroner's Office, officials were called around 11.30 a.m. on Sunday to 500 Allison Road in West Lafayette for a possible body.

Missing Indian student found dead on Purdue University campus in US

British-Indian couple convicted of exporting GBP57 mn cocaine to Australia

British-Indian couple convicted of exporting GBP57 mn cocaine to Australia
A British Indian couple has been convicted of exporting more than half a tonne of cocaine worth 57 million pounds to Australia after a probe found they were behind a company that sent the drugs by plane under a cover load of metal toolboxes. Arti Dhir, 59, and Kavaljitsinh Raijada, 35, were convicted of 12 counts of exportation and 18 counts of money laundering by a jury following a trial at Southwark Crown Court on Monday.

British-Indian couple convicted of exporting GBP57 mn cocaine to Australia

US issues record-high 1.4 mn visas to Indians in 2023

US issues record-high 1.4 mn visas to Indians in 2023
Bringing down the visitor visa appointment wait times by 75 per cent, the US Consular Team in India processed a record-smashing 1.4 million US visas in the year 2023. Stating that the demand across all visa classes was unprecedented -- with a 60 per cent increase in applications compared to 2022 -- the US Embassy and Consulates said on Monday that Indians now represent one out of every 10 US visa applicants around the world.

US issues record-high 1.4 mn visas to Indians in 2023

Israel-Hamas war: CIA, Mossad chiefs to meet Qatar PM for temporary ceasefire

Israel-Hamas war: CIA, Mossad chiefs to meet Qatar PM for temporary ceasefire
The director of the American spy agency, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and the chief of the Israel Spy agency, Mossad, will be meeting the Prime Minister of Qatar in a European capital for reaching a temporary ceasefire into the ongoing Israel-Hamas war in Gaza strip. The release of Israeli hostages in Hamas captivity will also be discussed in the meeting along with the temporary ceasefire.

Israel-Hamas war: CIA, Mossad chiefs to meet Qatar PM for temporary ceasefire