Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade

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Devyani seeks dismissal of visa fraud case in US court

Arshack said the indictment must be dismissed because the immunity bestowed upon Khobragade 'applied retroactively'.

India raises evacuation of maid’s family with Kerry

Devyani’s arrest and strip-search has led the Indian government to retaliate and cut back on US diplomats’ privileges in the last one month.


India detects ‘visa fraud and tax evasion’ in US Embassy school

India puts school under scanner after it asked couples not to declare both jobs, officials say teachers’ spouses working without paying tax.

'Devyani told maid not to fall ill in New York'

Told her maid Richard medical treatment would be too expensive.

Indian Diplomat Row: Devyani Khobragade seeks dismissal of visa fraud case against her

Lawyer Arshack said Khobragade's immunity "should have prevented" her arrest, handcuffing, jailing, strip searching and imposition of bail conditions.

Immunity to Devyani disappointing: US trade union center

"The Department should consider taking action against governments that routinely misuse the program, like India," Trumka demanded.


Moves US court, seeks dismissal of fraud case

Khobragade flew back to India on Thursday night from the JFK airport on an Air India flight after she was accorded diplomatic immunity and asked to depart from the US.

Devyani Khobragade barred entry into US

Khobragade’s departure from the US, State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said, does not change the charges against the 39-year-old diplomat.

Khobragade fallout: India expels senior US diplomat

The diplomat was understood to be closely involved in the evacuation of the family of Khobragade's absconding maid Sangeeta Richard.

US hopes diplomat's arrest won't affect bilateral ties

We have a long-standing partnership with India and expect it will continue: US spokesperson.