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US prosecutors says Devyani Khobragade enjoys no immunity

Feb 01, 2014

US prosecutors says Devyani Khobragade enjoys no immunity

Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara's office argues in the court filings that Khobragade is a former diplomat and not immune from prosecution. #India #US #TheySaidIt #Diplomatic immunity #Preet Bharara #domestic help #New York #MEA #Ministry of External Affairs #Nancy Powell #diplomat #Minimum wage #Vienna Convention #Devyani Khobragade #Uttam Khobragade
Devyani Khobragade returns to Mumbai, RPI activists receive her

Jan 14, 2014

Devyani Khobragade returns to Mumbai, RPI activists receive her

Devyani, the daughter of retired IAS officer Uttam Khobragade, is expected to stay at her parents home in Versova for a few days. #India #US #NewsTracker #Diplomatic immunity #domestic help #New York #MEA #Ministry of External Affairs #Nancy Powell #diplomat #Minimum wage #Vienna Convention #Devyani Khobragade
Ramesh writes to Odisha CM over delay in wages of MGNREGS workers

Jan 10, 2014

Ramesh writes to Odisha CM over delay in wages of MGNREGS workers

"Recent news accounts in national dailies and state reviews have highlighted the plight of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) workers on the issue of delay in wage payment," the letter from Ramesh addressed to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said. #Jairam Ramesh #NewsTracker #Naveen Patnaik #Odisha #MGNREGS #delay in wages

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Devyani case: India should tell US 'don't mess with us again'

Jan 15, 2014

Devyani case: India should tell US 'don't mess with us again'

India needs to develop a culture of "I am not turning my other cheek, I am not ignoring your aggression, I am instead going to punch your nose, bash your head, break your knees, etc. whatever it takes for you to NEVER EVER mess with me again." #India #US #Visa fraud #Wages #LetterstoFP #diplomat #Devyani Khobragade #Sangeeta Richards #Wayne May #Alicia Mueller May
Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

Dec 18, 2013

Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

As an American citizen I find it deplorable that the worker, Mrs Richard, has been cast as a criminal for merely demanding the wages due her by US law. #Employment #USA #Labour laws #Devyani Khobragade #Mathew Brinkley #wage laws #unfair treatment

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Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

Jul 22, 2014

The wages of weakness

In between fund-raising trips, the American President walked to the podium Monday and promised there would be consequences if the Russian president continued to make vicious mischief in the wake of a horrific mass murder that he almost surely aided a...
Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

Jul 23, 2014

Israel, Palestinians wage war online over conflict's message, public opinion

Beyond the boom of Israeli airstrikes and the stream of rockets fired from Gaza, Israel and Hamas are also battling to control the message emanating from this latest Israeli-Palestinian conflagration... #Israel #Hamas #Jerusalem
Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

Jul 22, 2014

Cambodian Civil Rights Leader Freed - Did Network Effect Help Her Cause?

Mu Sochua's arrest by Cambodian authorities on charges of insurrection was hardly the biggest international news headline in a week of war, death and destruction on front pages and throughout news feeds. Indeed, after the elected opposition Member of... #Israel #Hamas #Jerusalem