The elaborate scheme involved improving fake cardholders’ credit scores, allowing the scammers to borrow more money that they never repaid, investigators said.
Speaking Friday on his weekly WOR radio show, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said reaction from an anti-Islam film is “exactly what you should have expected.”
Ravi faces possible deportation back to India, where he was born and is still a citizen. John Morton, the Director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement said the agency is not ready to make a determination yet.
Silicon Valley might be the high tech capital of the world, but New York wants to change that.
The restaurant admitted it accidentally served the group a meat dish during an India Day celebration in 2009.
“Nobody paid as much attention to it as they should have — from me on down,” Bloomberg said after a graduation ceremony at Gracie Mansion.
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara called the fraud “epic in duration, magnitude and scope.” Prosecutors previously had put the figure at about $85 million.
Cricket fans came out in the wee hours of the morning to catch their cricket heroes compete in the final of the World Cup.
Truike Boekholt-Daly of Mamaroneck went to India to learn yoga and she ended up discovering a calling.
It’s not exactly a bake sale, but with New York City’s treasury in tatters, Mayor Bloomberg is promoting a series of charity gatherings to raise money for city hospitals.
Experts say monsoons in China, India and Pakistan earlier this year, destroyed much of the world’s cotton crop — causing a spike in prices.
For the next six nights, Brooklyn Borough Hall will be illuminated in blue and white to honor Mother Teresa on what would have been her 100th birthday.
India and other nations with diplomatic housing do not have to pay city property taxes, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in a long-running dispute that once reached the Supreme Court.
A “garment sample” shipment that arrived at Kennedy Airport earlier this week contained a lot more than just clothes.