Preet Bharara Finds NYC Prisons are Like Indian Prisons in Violence & Abuse

Well, to be precise Preet Bharara did not compare Rikers Island prison in NYC with India’s notorious prisons. But in condemning alarming levels of violence against adolescents held at Rikers Island correctional facility, Bharara may have discovered that Rikers Island is as bad as hell-hole prisons in his native India where horrific ill-treatment of inmates […]

Tamil Ends Uncle Tom’s Winning Streak

Ha Ha Ha – Uncle Tom Loses Uncle Tom was piling on trophies, both Indian and Western, like there was no tomorrow. The publicity-crazy fella wouldn’t stop preening and his non-stop press releases were driving me up the wall. Would there be no end to Uncle Tom’s victories against desis, I wondered while quietly dispatching […]

Bharara Targets Aam Aadmi Visa Fraudsters

After a recent high profile court battle against NYC Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade for visa fraud over her maid’s monthly salary, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara is now going after aam aadmi (average Indians) in the U.S. for alleged student visa and financial aid fraud. Preet Bharara Aam Aadmi […]

Preet Bharara – Publicity Hound or Super Prosecutor?

Just how ambitious is US. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preetinder Singh Bharara? If you ask me, Bharara is ambition on steroids. Who is Bharara? Okaaaay, so you’ve been hiding under a rock these last few years. Born in Firozpur, Punjab (India) to a Sikh father and Hindu mother, Preet Bharara moved […]

3 Complications in Devyani Plea Deal

Devyani Khobragade – Born to Privilege as a Scheduled Caste Despite multiple rounds of talks between NYC Indian Consulate’s Deputy Consul-General Devyani Khobragade’s legal team and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s office to resolve the diplomatic crisis caused by Devyani’s arrest and subsequent strip-search, a plea deal to resolve the crisis has been bedeviled by serious […]

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