Indian American Student

  • Indian American student to sue New York City August 9, 2014

    Washington: A 19-year-old Indian American student is set to sue the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and New York City for the physical injuries and trauma she suffered while riding a subway train which jumped tracks. Melanie Chandan, a student of Hunter College, said she injured her knees, arms, head and neck due...
  • Body found in river could be of missing Indian student: Police April 25, 2013

    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...
  • US: Barack Obama praises Indian-American student April 23, 2013

    Washington: The US President Barack Obama has praised young Indian-American student for her science project at the third annual White House Science Fair here. "We're so proud of you. Keep up the good work," Obama said to 17-year old Meghana Rao from Portland, Oregon, after she explained her project based...
  • US: FBI joins search for missing Indian-American student March 25, 2013

    Washington: The FBI has joined a search for 22-year-old Indian-American Sunil Tripathi, an undergraduate Brown University student who went missing on March 16. The police of Providence, Rhode Island, has launched a massive search operation to find Tripathi, while his friends have not only been doing their own search, putting...
  • US: Indian American student's body found in harbour September 29, 2012

    Chicago: The death of an Indian American student, whose body was found in Wilmette harbour near the Northwestern University's suburban Chicago campus, has been ruled as a result of an accidental drowning. However, the Cook County medical examiner's office had no additional information about the circumstances surrounding student Harsha Maddula's death,...