False Claim

  • NRI doc to pay $ 5.7 mn in false claim case July 1, 2011

    Boston: An IndianAmerican physician will pay more than $5 million to the US government to settle allegations that he submitted false claims to healthcare programmes. Rakesh Nathu, a Las Vegas physician, has agreed to pay pay 5.7 million dollars plus interest as settlement, the Justice Department...
  • IndianAmerican scientist cooked up honours July 21, 2010

    Washington: An IndianAmerican cancer researcher at the Duke University has been placed on administrative leave after investigations revealed that he had made false claims that he had won several awards, including the Rhodes scholarship. The discrepancy revealed in an investigative article that in his application letter to National Institute of Health,...