Neena Malhotra

  • US court rules in favour of Indian maid March 21, 2012

    New York: An Indian maid, who had accused her former employer, an IFS officer, and her husband of harassment and "slavery", has received a favourable ruling from a US court, which approved her petition that she be awarded $ 1.5 million as compensation by the couple. In his order, US District...
  • Diplomat's maid abuse case: Govt moves Delhi HC March 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Noting that diplomats enjoy immunity abroad and foreign courts have no jurisdiction over them, the Centre on Monday moved the Delhi High Court seeking an order restraining an Indian maid from pursuing in the US a case against her former employers, an Indian diplomat and her husband, for...
  • Pay $ 1.5 mn to maid: US court to Indian diplomat March 8, 2012

    New York: A US judge's recommendation that an Indian diplomat and her husband, accused of "slavery" by their Indian maid should pay nearly $1.5 million as damages is likely to become the final ruling of the court as no objection has been filed in the case till now. US Magistrate Judge...
  • US: Indian maid's lawyer to target diplomat's assets February 25, 2012

    New York: A day after a US judge recommended nearly $1.5 million to an Indian maid for the "barbaric treatment" by an Indian diplomat and her husband, the woman's lawyer on Friday said he plans to go after the couple's assets as he asked New Delhi to take appropriate action...
  • Enslaved maid case: India awaits final verdict February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: India will await the final verdict in the case relating to the recommendation of a US judge that an Indian diplomat should give $1.5 million as compensation for "barbaric treatment" of her maid. Sources said on Friday that it was "premature" to comment on the issue as the compensation...