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Devyani Khobragade Arrest

U.S.-India Relations Will Endure Despite the Khobragade Controversy

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 03.15.2014 | World
Ronak D. Desai

If recent headlines are to be believed, the arrest and alleged mistreatment of Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade on December 12 in Manhattan have triggered an unprecedented deterioration in bilateral relations between Washington and New Delhi.

Will Indian Diplomat Plea Guilty Over Visa Fraud Accusations?

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. prosecutors and lawyers for a diplomat whose arrest triggered an outcry in India are at odds over a possible plea deal. A lett...

Devyani Khobragade: The Person Behind the Headlines

Suchitra Vijayan | Posted 02.26.2014 | World
Suchitra Vijayan

I met Devyani early this year, at a dinner following a book reading at Columbia. We were seated next to each other and soon started talking about Afgh...

What Progress for Women in India Looks Like

Asha Rangappa | Posted 02.19.2014 | World
Asha Rangappa

Given the magnitude of the Indian government's response over this apparent affront to Devyani Khobragade's female dignity and bodily autonomy, you could almost forget that this moral indignation is coming from a government that has barely addressed how women are treated in its own country.

India Demands U.S. Apology For Diplomat's Arrest

AP | ASHOK SHARMA | Posted 02.19.2014 | World

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's information minister lashed out at the United States on Friday and demanded an apology for the treatment of a diplomat who ...

The Naked Truth About India

Deepak Sarma | Posted 12.18.2013 | World
Deepak Sarma

While I am not credentialed to comment on the appropriateness of the strip and cavity search of India's deputy consul general in New York, I can comme...

Outrage In India Over Alleged Mistreatment Of Diplomat In NYC

AP | NIRMALA GEORGE | Posted 12.18.2013 | New York

NEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian diplomat said U.S. authorities subjected her to a strip search, cavity search and DNA swabbing following her arrest on vi...

Indian Official's Arrest In NYC 'Barbaric,' Says Father

AP | NIRMALA GEORGE | Posted 02.16.2014 | World

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's national security adviser on Tuesday criticized the arrest of an Indian diplomat in New York City on visa fraud charges, ca...