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Lalit Modi: Past Imperfect, Present Risky?

Lalit Modi’s past is coming into focus faster than expected and as a sophomore at Duke University in North California, he was arrested and charged with drug possession and kidnapping a teenager. The documents unearthed by American Bazaar reveal that he was arrested for drug possession and kidnapping and unlawfully restraining a 16-year-old. He pleaded guilty to charges for violation ...

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Samsung vs Apple Patent Lawsuit Hearing: Cup Holder Argument Takes Centre-Stage

Samsung Electronics has countered Apple’s allegations of infringing on iPhone patents in a U.S. appeals court on Thursday and on the order that it pay Apple Inc $930 million. The ongoing 3-year-old court battle between Apple and Samsung over iPhone patents which were allegedly inserted in Galaxy series of smartphones by the latter has on Thursday came up for hearing ...

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US court dismisses 1984 Sikh riots case against Congress

A US court has dismissed a lawsuit against India’s Congress party relating to the November 1984 anti-Sikh violence, saying it did not sufficiently “touch and concern” the US court to exercise jurisdiction, respecting Indian sovereignty finally. However, even as he dismissed the case filed by the US based rights group Sikhs for Justice (SFJ), Judge Robert W. Sweet of US ...

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YSR former aide indicted in Bribery case not in India but in US court!

In an unprecedented case, a Chicago jury has indicted a Congress party Rajya Sabha MP and former aide of late chief minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy in an alleged international conspiracy to bribe state and central government officials in India to allow mining of titanium minerals. K.V.P. Ramachandra Rao, aka KVP and Dr. KVP, 65, a Rajya Sabha member from Andhra ...

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