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A feverish welcome for Indian diplomat D...

A feverish welcome for Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in hometown of Mu...

Mumbai –  For the crowd of about 60 people waiting at the airport Tuesday for Devyani Khobragade, the Indian diplomat who was indicted in the U.S. on charges of visa fraud, the gathering was as much a show of support for Khobragade as it was a protest against the Americans who, in their... read more »

Tense talks with US agencies up until Indian diplomat departed
Tense talks with US agencies up until In...

Tense talks with US agencies up until Indian diplomat departed

New York –  It was 5:47 p.m. on Wednesday when the United States approved India’s request that Devyani Khobragade be accredited to that country’s U.N. mission, conferring on her “the privileges and immunities” accorded diplomatic envoys. For Khobragade, immunity was... read more »

Devyani Khobragade gets full diplomatic immunity, on her way to India
Devyani Khobragade gets full diplomatic ...

Devyani Khobragade gets full diplomatic immunity, on her way to India

New Delhi/New York –  Diplomat Devyani Khobragade left for India on Friday after a deal between the India and US in which she was granted diplomatic immunity from charges of alleged visa fraud and lying about underpaying her domestic help. Her arrest and alleged humiliation nearly a month... read more »

Devyani Khobragade case : Can't be business as usual, says India; US hopeful of resolution
Devyani Khobragade case : Can’t be...

Devyani Khobragade case : Can’t be business as usual, says India; US ...

Washington –  The US has expressed hope of arriving at a resolution of the Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade issue, which has resulted in “hiccups” in the India-US bilateral ties. “Absolutely” the State Department Deputy Spokesperson, Marie Harf, told reporters at... read more »

Devyani Khobragade case: US embassy asked to shut its club, follow traffic rules

D. Khobragade case: US wants to get ties back on track

The US has agreed with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh that the arrest of an Indian diplomat has caused hiccups in bilateral ties, but said it is now focused on getting the relationship back... read more »

Appplication for transfer of D. Khobragade to UN still under review : US

Appplication for transfer of D. Khobragade to UN still under review : US

Washington –  The US is still reviewing the application for the transfer of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade to UN and issue the necessary documents for full diplomatic... read more »

U.S. to proceeding with prosecution of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade

U.S. to proceeding with prosecution of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade

The U.S. is proceeding with the prosecution of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade and has no intention to withdraw the case of visa fraud against her. U.S. sources in New York said... read more »

Appplication for transfer of D. Khobragade to UN still under review : US

Questions hang over India-US spat over Khobragade

By Arun Kumar Washington – As diplomats try to work out a way to resolve the India-US diplomatic row triggered by the arrest and strip search of an Indian diplomat, several questions... read more »

Khobragade case: India seeks details of possible U.S. tax violations

Khobragade case: India seeks details of possible U.S. tax violati...

New Delhi – The Indian Government has reportedly sought details about staff in American schools in the country for possible tax violations and revoked ID cards of U.S. consular officials and... read more »