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  • Beastie Boys rapper testifies at NY trial May 28, 2014

    New York: A Beastie Boys rapper says the legendary hip-hop group would never license songs to endorse commercial products. Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz testified in federal court in Manhattan on Tuesday. He was called as the first witness in a lawsuit the group filed against Monster Energy Co., a beverage maker. The...
  • LS polls: Does the 'tainted' Sriramulu stand a chance in Bellary? April 15, 2014

    Bellary: As Karnataka goes to polls this week, CNN-IBN takes a look at Bellary, better known as the mining republic of India. It's in the news mostly for all the wrong reasons like the illegal mining mafia. This time around, the BJP's lone face in the area, B Sriramulu, is...
  • He wanted to eat many women, says wife of NY policeman February 26, 2013

    New York: The wife of a New York City police officer, on trial on charges that he conspired to kidnap, torture, kill and eat women, objected to a defence lawyer's characterisation of what she saw on her husband's computer as pornography. "It wasn't porn. That was dead people," 27-year-old Kathleen...
  • Indian-origin woman convicted of lying, forgery in NY February 16, 2013

    New York: An Indian-origin woman, accused of lying extensively about her age and educational qualifications to get employment as a lawyer in New York and England, has been convicted here of forgery and conspiracy and faces upto seven years in prison. London resident Soma Sengupta, 52, was found guilty following...
  • Obama won't apologise to Pak over NATO strike December 1, 2011

    New York: The White House has ruled out US President Barack Obama offering "formal condolences" to Pakistan over the killing of its 24 soldiers in a NATO strike, as suggested by his top diplomat in Islamabad in a desperate bid to salvage deteriorating ties, a media report said on Thursday. "The...
  • Gulshan Grover wins best actor at NY fest August 26, 2011

    New Delhi: Actor Gulshan Grover has been honoured with the best actor international award at the New York City International Film Festival (NYCIFF) for his performance in the Hollywood film "Desperate Endeavours". In the film, directed by French-Algerian director Sam Khassa, Gulshan plays spiritual leader Dada Bhagwan, the man who went...
  • Pakistani man charged with funding NY bomb plot September 16, 2010

    New York: A Pakistani immigrant pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to running an illegal money transfer business between Pakistan and the United States that was used to fund an attempt to bomb New York's Times Square. Mohammad Younis, 44, of suburban Long Island, provided failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad with...
  • Islam under siege, felt NY bomb plotter May 18, 2010

    New York: Times Square bomb suspect Faisal Shahzad believed Muslims were under siege around the world and he was struggling to find a way to fight back, according to an e-mail disclosed on Monday by CNN. In his message, Shahzad, who is in federal custody at an undisclosed location after...
  • Islam threatened, felt NY bomb plotter May 18, 2010

    His emails show that he was deeply hurt by Prophet's cartoons published in the Danish newspaper. ...
  • Pak men face US' brunt post NY bomb May 15, 2010

    After the attempted Times Square bombing, Pakistan finds itself in an uncomfortable spotlight. ...
  • FBI to find out sources that funded Faisal May 8, 2010

    Washington: Accused New York Times Square bomber Faisel Shahzad, 30, was drowning in debt, raising questions about how he managed to have wads of cash at his disposal to help carry out his alleged plot. Shahzad made at least a dozen return trips back and forth between the United States...
  • NY terror plot accused charged with attempted WMD use June 3, 2009

    White Plains (New York): New charges have been brought against four New York men accused of plotting to bomb New York City synagogues and shoot down military airplanes. The eight-count indictment was returned on Tuesday in federal court in suburban White Plains. The indictment adds three counts of attempting to use...