Indian Students

  • FTP: Attacks on Northeast students: Time for icons of the region to speak up? 12-02-2014 11:16 PM

    With the reports of attack on Northeast people in the last week and the death of Arunachal Pardesh boy Nido Taniam, serious questions have been raised over their security. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose asks the panel of experts if the time has come for icons of the region to...
  • Austarlia: Assaulted Indian student out of induced coma 06-01-2014 12:15 PM

    A 20-year-old Indian student, who suffered serious head injuries after being brutally attacked and robbed in Australia, is now out of induced coma and responding well to the treatment. Manrajwinder Singh, who was beaten up by gang of eight people perceived to be of African appearance on December 29, is...
  • Third teen charged with assault on Indian student in Australia 03-01-2014 04:45 PM

    Melbourne: A third Australian teenager was on Friday charged with brutally attacking and robbing a 20-year-old Indian student here who suffered serious head injuries in the incident. A 17-year-old boy was charged with intentionally causing serious injury, assault in company and robbery for the attack on Manrajwinder Singh on Sunday...
  • Indian student in coma after brutal attack in Melbourne 30-12-2013 01:18 PM

    Melbourne: In yet another incident of crime against Indians in Australia, a young student has been left in an induced coma after a brutal attack in Melobourne. Manriajwinder Singh, the 20-year-old Indian was repeatedly kicked and punched until a friend came to his rescue. Two cellphones were stolen from him...
  • FTN: Are we far too obsessed with examination marks? 30-05-2013 11:58 PM

    The CBSE declared the Class X results on Thursday. This is the first set of results since the optional board rule came into effect. From this year onwards, grades will replace marks. ...
  • UK justifies move to end boycotting Narendra Modi 30-05-2013 07:59 PM

    New Delhi: The UK'S interests in Gujarat were best served by engaging with the elected leadership there, the British High Commissioner to India James Bevan here said on Thursday while clarifying his country's decision to end a decade-long boycott of Chief Minister Narendra Modi. In his first 'twitter interaction', Bevan...
  • CBSE Class X results out, girls do better than boys yet again 30-05-2013 10:39 AM

    New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class X results on Thursday. This is the first set of results since the optional board rule came into effect. From this year onwards, grades will replace marks. While schools can get the entire results by giving their school...
  • Australian faces life sentence for raping, killing Indian student 29-04-2013 05:59 PM

    Melbourne: Australian prosecutors on Monday demanded life sentence for a 21-year-old man, who has pleaded guilty of raping and killing Indian student Tosha Thakkar in 2011 before stuffing her in a suitcase and dumping it in a canal. The Sydney based Supreme Court on Monday heard that accused, Daniel Stani-Reginald,...
  • US: Body found in water that of missing Indian student 25-04-2013 09:59 PM

    Providence: A body pulled from waters off a Providence park was that of a 22-year-old Brown University student missing since last month, the Rhode Island medical examiner's office said on Thursday. Sunil Tripathi was identified through a forensic dental exam, but a cause of death has not been determined, said...
  • Body found in river could be of missing Indian student: Police 24-04-2013 06:53 PM

    Boston: Police in Rhode Island pulled a man's body from the Providence River and authorities said it is "very possible" it is that of Indian-American student Sunil Tripathi, who has been missing since mid-March. The body was recovered on Tuesday night behind the Wyndham Garden Providence Hotel at around 6...
  • Missing Indian student wrongly identified as Boston bomber 19-04-2013 11:56 PM

    Washington: Indian-American student Sunil Tripathi, who had been missing since mid-March, was on Friday wrongly identified on social media websites as one of the two suspects responsible for the Boston Marathon terror attack. The social media and part of the mainstream media was abuzz with rumors that 22-year-old Sunil, who...
  • UK: Indian gets 10-year jail term for raping TV star 17-04-2013 06:06 PM

    London: A 25-year-old Indian student has been sentenced to 10 years in jail by a British court for raping a TV star in her hotel room after a birthday party. Soby John, a porter, used another worker's key card to let himself in before attacking the woman celebrity as she...
  • Meet the young Indians who won at Astronomy Olympiad 08-11-2012 10:55 AM

    Mumbai: Indian students have been consistently performing well in the various science Olympiads. CNN-IBN met the champions of the Astronomy Olympiad. Mounting a telescope is a child's play for the 18-year-olds who made India proud at the Astronomy Olympiad held in Rio De Janeiro in 2012. For 14 years in...
  • Oz man admits to murdering Indian student 24-10-2012 10:50 AM

    Melbourne: A 21-year-old Australian man has pleaded guilty to the murder of a young Indian woman whose dismembered body was discovered in a suitcase in a Sydney canal in 2011. The body of Tosha Thakkar, 24, was found in the suitcase floating in a canal near the Parramatta River at...
  • Pune: Family and friends bid Anuj Bidve goodbye 07-01-2012 09:11 PM

    New Delhi: The last rites of murdered student Anuj Bidve were performed in Pune on Saturday evening. Bidve's body was brought back earlier in the day by his parents from the UK. The Bidves had flown to the UK to bring back his body. Twenty three-year-old Bidve was shot dead...
  • Fund to be set up in memory of Anuj Bidve 05-01-2012 08:37 PM

    London: A fund will be set up in memory of the murdered Indian student Anuj Bidve, British lawmaker of Indian origin Keith Vaz announced in London on Thursday, as he promised full investigation into the gruesome killing. Vaz, the Labour party MP and Chairman of House of Commons Home Affairs...
  • Bidve's family to leave for UK to get his body 03-01-2012 06:22 AM

    Pune: The UK police have claimed a breakthrough in the murder of 23-year-old student Anuj Bidve with the arrest of one British national. The UK police have also sent a team of policemen to Pune to brief Bidve's family on the circumstances of the tragic incident. Anuj Bidve, a micro-electronics...
  • 'Psycho' Briton in custody for Anuj Bidve's murder 02-01-2012 08:47 PM

    New Delhi: The family of Anuj Bidve, a 23-year old student from Pune who was killed on December 26 in UK, on Monday showed full faith in the UK police and said that they will appeal to Indian consulate to expedite the repatriation of Anuj's body to India. Two top...
  • Request locals to help the UK police: Bidve's sister 02-01-2012 07:55 PM

    Anuj Bidve, a Lancaster University student, was murdered on December 26 for not telling the time. ...
  • 20-year-old Briton charged with Bidve's murder 02-01-2012 10:28 AM

    London: A 20-year-old Briton has been charged with the murder of the Indian student Anuj Bidve, who was shot in the head in Salford on Boxing Day in an unprovoked incident. Meanwhile, a team of UK police has reached Pune to meet the family of Anuj Bidve. Kiaran Stapleton, from...
  • Anuj Bidve murder: Father wants body returned to India 01-01-2012 09:09 AM

    Two officials of the Greater Manchester Police are scheduled to fly to India to meet the family of Indian student Anuj Bidve. ...
  • UK cops to meet Anuj Bidve's family in India 01-01-2012 07:40 AM

    London: Two officials of the Greater Manchester Police are scheduled to fly to India to meet the family of Indian student Anuj Bidve, who was killed in an unprovoked attack on Boxing Day in Salford. The investigating team have not yet recovered the murder weapon with which a gunman shot...
  • Bidve murder a hate crime, says UK police 30-12-2011 10:44 AM

    London: The UK police said on Thursday that the murder of Indian student Anuj Bidve was most likely a hate crime. Bidve, a Lancaster University student, was apparently murdered on Monday for not telling the time. Meanwhile, the Ministry of External Affairs has agreed to meet the return travel expenses...