KRITTIKA BISWAS

  • No action was taken against the real culprit: Krittika's lawyer May 9, 2012

    Krittika Biswas has filed a lawsuit against the city of New York and others for 1.5 million dollars. ...
  • US: Indian diplomat's daughter files lawsuit May 8, 2012

    New York: An Indian diplomat's daughter, who was jailed for a day on suspicion of sending obscene emails to her teacher, has filed a lawsuit against the city of New York and her school authorities seeking USD 1.5 million in damages for her wrongful imprisonment and suspension from school. 18yearold Krittika...
  • US targeting Indian diplomats: Govt June 22, 2011

    New Delhi: A day after Indian Consul General in New York Prabhu Dayal was slapped with a slavery case, the Ministry of External Affairs has issued a strong statement, virtually accusing the US government of targeting its diplomats and families. The MEA in its statement said, "We are disappointed and deeply...
  • Krittika had no diplomatic immunity: US June 15, 2011

    Washington: The US has sympathised with Krittika Biswas, daughter of an Indian diplomat who has sued New York City for illegally detaining her, but insisted that she did not enjoy any diplomatic immunity. "As I ve said before, as a family member of a consular officer at the Indian consulate...
  • Under pressure to drop Krittika case: lawyer June 6, 2011

    New York: The lawsuit of Indian diplomat Debashish Biswas' daughter Krittika Biswas in the US has hit a new roadblock. Krittika's lawyer Ravi Batra has said that he's coming under pressure to drop the case. Batra has said that he has wellwishers who have advised him to consider dropping the case...
  • Full text: Letter from Krittika's lawyer to Hillary June 2, 2011

    Krittika Biswas' lawyer Ravi Batra has written a letter to Hillary Clinton saying that there was violation of diplomatic privilege granted to the Indian Consul General Debashish Biswas' family. The letter comes in the backdrop of the controversy raging about whether Krittika Biswas, the daughter of the Vice Counsel General...
  • Krittika Biswas seeks Hillary Clinton's help June 2, 2011

    New Delhi: The diplomatic row over mistreatment of an Indian diplomat's daughter has reached US Secreatry of State Hillary Clinton. Krittika Biswas' lawyer Ravi Batra has written a letter to Clinton saying that there was violation of diplomatic privilege granted to the Indian Consul General Debashish Biswas' family. The letter also...
  • Krittika's arrest illegal, says Indian envoy May 28, 2011

    New York: The Indian Consul General in New York Prabhu Dayal on Saturday said the arrest of Krittika Biswas is illegal and that she has diplomatic immunity. Prabhu Dayal slammed the US State Department for violating the Vienna Convention which clearly states that diplomatic immunity is extended to family members...
  • Krittika doesn't need diplomatic immunity: lawyer May 27, 2011

    New York: Krittika Biswas, an Indian diplomat's daughter who was wrongfully arrested on the suspicion of sending obscene emails to a teacher, does not need "diplomatic immunity", her lawyer said on Friday. Ravi Batra said that the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations required the New York City government to inform the...
  • School principal pushed for my arrest: Krittika May 27, 2011

    New Delhi: Krittika Biswas, the daughter of an Indian diplomat who has sued New York City for $ 1.5 million after being wrongly arrested for sending obscene emails is accusing her school of singling her out. Krittika said, "The school principal actually pushed for my arrest before checking facts. I...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 26, 2011

    Catch all the major stories, big headlines and events of the day only on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • India to back Krittika's lawsuit against NYC May 26, 2011

    New Delhi: Indian diplomat Debashish Biswas's daughter Krittika has sued the City of new york for 1.5 million dollars for wrongful arrest. Krittika, 18, was arrested for sending obscene emails to her teachers. The charges were later dropped and she was released. Krittika Biswas's ordeal may have been life changing...
  • No immunity for Indian girl who sued NYC: US May 26, 2011

    New York: The United States has played down a lawsuit filed by Krittika Biswas, the 18yearold daughter of Indian diplomat Debashish Biswas in the US, who slapped a case against New York City and sued mayor Michael Bloomberg for $1.5 million for wrongful arrest. The US State Department, citing the rule...
  • Diplomatic immunity not for families:US May 26, 2011

    Washington: Diplomatic immunity does not apply to family members of consular officers, US State Department has said, a day after the daughter of an Indian diplomat filed a law suit against New York City alleging that she was falsely arrested and suspended for sending obscene emails to teachers at her...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 25, 2011

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  • I was wrongly accused: Krittika to CNNIBN May 25, 2011

    An Indian diplomat's daughter sued NYC for $1.5 million after being wrongly arrested for sending obscene emails to teachers. ...
  • Indian diplomat's daughter sues New York city May 25, 2011

    New York: The 18yearold daughter of an Indian diplomat Debashish Biswas in the US has slapped a case against New York City and sued mayor Michael Bloomberg for a whopping $ 1.5 million. Krittika Biswas has claimed that she was wrongly arrested for allegedly sending obscene emails to her teachers....