Ravi Batra

New York State Capitol in Albany (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Calls Mount For Investigation After Leak Of Private Ethics Commission Meeting

Calls have mounted for an investigation into the state Joint Commission on Public Ethics, after the fiercely private board allowed one of its closed-door meeting to leak onto the Internet.


Santosh Bhardwaj (credit: AP Photo/The Law Firm of Ravi Batra, P.C.); Prabhu Dayal (credit: AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Housekeeper Sues Indian Diplomat Prabhu Dayal In NYC Over Wages

The woman, Santosh Bhardwaj, said in her lawsuit that she finally “escaped” the arrangement after Consul General Prabhu Dayal made what she thought was an inappropriate sexual advance by allegedly asking her to massage his legs.


Recording artist Justin Beiber attends the Z100 & Coca Cola's All Access Lounge pre-show at Hammerstein Ballroom on December 10, 2010 in New York City. (Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Teen Star Justin Bieber To Appear In PSA As Part Of Plea Bargain

Justin Bieber’s manager Scott Scooter Braun is off the hook for the November, 2009 fan frenzy at the Roosevelt Field Mall.