Scheduled Caste Father Screams Racial Bias at Americans Over Devyani’s Arrest

Uttam Khobragade, 61, is mad as hell over his diplomat daughter Devyani Khobragde’s arrest by the U.S. authorities in NYC yesterday on charges of Visa fraud and making false statements in the hiring of an Indian maid. No stranger to controversy himself, the retired Indian bureaucrat, who belongs to India’s Scheduled Caste community a.k.a. Dalits, […]

Quarter Million Dollar Bail for Devyani

Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who was arrested Thursday morning on charges of Visa fraud and making false statements about wages to her maid, was released in the evening on a bail bond of $250,000. Devyani pleaded not guilty to the Visa fraud and making false statements charges in a NYC court. Media reports say Devyani […]

NYC Indian Consulate’s Maid in India Problem

OMG, I can smell the stench from the NYC Indian Consulate although I live 250-miles away. Every year there’s a big scandal in the U.S. media involving senior officials of the NYC Indian consulate and their maid from India. With the arrest today of NYC Indian Consulate’s Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade, the proverbial shit […]

Will Devyani’s Arrest Trigger a Diplomatic Row Between India & America?

As usual, I am pondering a big question right now. Will NYC Indian Consulate’s Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade’s arrest trigger a diplomatic row between my two favorite nations, Mera Bharat Mahaan and Amazing Amreeka? I had always thought diplomats were immune to the consequences of their actions unless they did something really, terribly macabre […]

Who the Heck is Devyani Khobragade?

Devyani Khobragade is in a hot soup following her arrest in New York City today on charges of Visa fraud. If you’re wondering Who the heck is Devyani Khobragade?, here are the essential facts: 1. Devyani is undoubtedly the hottest looking officer in the entire Indian Foreign  Service. To put it politely, most Indian diplomats […]