Krittika Biswas

  • US targeting Indian diplomats: Govt 22-06-2011 09:59 PM

    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...
  • Krittika had no diplomatic immunity: US 15-06-2011 09:09 AM

    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 06-06-2011 09:53 AM

    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 well-wishers who have advised him to consider dropping the...
  • Full text: Letter from Krittika's lawyer to Hillary 02-06-2011 10:48 AM

    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 02-06-2011 09:59 AM

    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...
  • Krittika's arrest illegal, says Indian envoy 28-05-2011 07:27 AM

    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 27-05-2011 01:13 PM

    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...
  • School principal pushed for my arrest: Krittika 27-05-2011 12:25 PM

    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 e-mails 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 26-05-2011 11:20 PM

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  • India to back Krittika's lawsuit against NYC 26-05-2011 08:14 PM

    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...
  • No immunity for Indian girl who sued NYC: US 26-05-2011 02:19 PM

    New York: The United States has played down a lawsuit filed by Krittika Biswas, the 18-year-old 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...
  • Diplomatic immunity not for families:US 26-05-2011 09:09 AM

    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 e-mails to teachers at her...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-05-2011 11:23 PM

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  • I was wrongly accused: Krittika to CNN-IBN 25-05-2011 10:03 PM

    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 25-05-2011 12:39 PM

    New York: The 18-year-old 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....